Staff & Faculty

John Perdew working with the dean of the College of Science and Technology.
Perdew wins prestigious John Scott Award
Temple's Carnell Professor of Physics and Chemistry joins an illustrious group of researchers and inventors.
November 16, 2015
Professor Karen Turner poses with a basketball in the Liacouras Center.
GratiTUesday: Karen M. Turner
Faculty donor established a scholarship to spur projects on diversity.
November 10, 2015
Professor Miriam Solomon wearing a blue shirt and gray jacket.
Philosophy: asking life’s toughest questions
Miriam Solomon, professor and chair of philosophy within the College of Liberal Arts, explains the critical role philosophy plays in making ethical decisions across a variety of fields.
November 6, 2015
A couple sitting on a couch, watching a horror movie.
Farley on the science of fear
The Laura H. Carnell Professor of Education Psychology at Temple’s College of Education explains the science of fear.
Faculty reflect on Ramsey’s legacy as police commissioner
After Philadelphia Police Department Commissioner Charles Ramsey announced his retirement, scholars in Temple’s Department of Criminal Justice commented on his tenure.
Temple building with flag
New faculty boost Temple’s rise
This year, Temple hired 53 new tenured and tenure-track professors from top universities.
Temple professor discusses Chinese capitalism in 'Washington Post'
China manages capitalism for its own gain, says Roselyn Hsueh, assistant professor of political science at Temple. She explains how in this 'Washington Post' story.
Temple religion professor reflects on pope's 1979 visit
With Pope Francis' visit this week to Philadelphia, Terry Rey, associate professor of religion at Temple, reflects on Pope John Paul II's historic visit to Philadelphia in 1979 in this NewsWorks story.
Temple experts available to speak on Pope Francis
Many Temple University faculty are experts on issues related to Pope Francis’ visit to Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families.
Assistant professors nominated for Philly Geek Award
Mike Ingram and Tom McAllister, both assistant professors of English, will attend the 2015 Philly Geek Awards on Saturday, Aug. 15. Their podcast, ‘Book Fight!’, is nominated for Streaming Media Project of the Year.
Economist’s take on Clinton proposal in ‘Chronicle’
On Monday, 'The Chronicle of Higher Education' published a commentary by Assistant Professor of Economics Douglas Webber on presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s “New College Compact” proposal.
TUH researchers publish commentary on weight-loss study
Temple University Hospital researchers Elias S. Siraj and Kevin J. Williams co-authored a piece in the ‘New England Journal of Medicine’ regarding the findings of a major weight-loss study.
‘Duty calls, and somebody has to answer’
As a master-level dispatcher for Temple’s Campus Safety Services, Phylicia Rosario has been recognized for her calm and helpful approach with callers.