Dr. Marc J. Tetel, Dorothy and Charles Jenkins Distinguished Chair in Science, is Professor and Chair of the Neuroscience Department at Wellesley College.
Dr. Richard Warner, Associate Professor of History and department chair, is a former chef who now teaches courses in Latin American, African, and World History at Wabash College. Sparked by his friendships with Mexican nationals during a decade working as a professional chef in California—as well as his early religious studies as an undergraduate—he focused his doctoral work on Latin American history, particularly the evangelization of indigenous peoples of Mexico.
Assistant Professor of Political Science and Chair of the Department of Political Science, Dr. Marie Courtemanche has taught at Thiel College since 2014. Courtemanche has her Doctor of Philosophy in research methodology and quantitative methods in political psychology and American politics from Stony Brook University.
Dr. Greg Winston was recently awarded Fulbright-Queen’s University Belfast (Irish Literature) Scholar Award. He will soon begin a six-month program of integrated research and teaching in Belfast, Northern Ireland, where he will conduct two seminars, one for the undergraduate program and one for the M.A. program, while researching “The Nature of Modern Irish Writing” and creating a book of environmental readings of modern Irish writers.
Bradley Rabquer, Ph.D. is Associate Professor of Biology at Albion College, as well as the Director of the Lisa and James Wilson Institute for Medicine, a newly developed program that focuses on four areas that are critical for healthcare careers: preparatory, educational, experiential, and community.
Kevin Ahern, Ph.D., assistant professor of religious studies at Manhattan College, has long been a proponent of student activism. Recently, Ahern was engaged in “Crossing Borders: A Migration and Immigration Experience,” a student-led activity on campus that had a profound impact on the students who participated.
Growing up at the height of Chicago's homicide epidemic, IPR sociologist Andrew Papachristos witnessed gang violence, crime, and policing first-hand in the Greek diner his parents owned in Rogers Park.
Suna Gunther, an assistant professor of voice at The College of Saint Rose, in Albany, New York, specializes in the ornamentation and improvisation of different singing genres.
Of all the notable scenes one is likely to encounter on the Emory University campus-helicopters touching down atop medical facilities, Buddhist monks in crimson robes chatting on mobile phones, film crews shooting major stars on the Quad-few are more captivating than the caravan of SUVs that signals a visit by a former United States president.
Dr. Noel Mann notes he has many lifetimes to discuss, at least three or four. He retired with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, he made it through fourteen of sixteen steps in the astronaut selection process, and he has a patent from the Gulf War.