Staff & Faculty

STHM experts analyze impact of Philadelphia DNC
On the heels of the announcement that Philadelphia will host the 2016 Democratic National Convention, faculty members in Temple’s School of Tourism and Hospitality Management began sharing their expertise with the media.
February 17, 2015
Giving new meaning to an education degree
Gregory Anderson is leading the College of Education on a new path to train educators equipped to succeed in all fields and industries.
January 28, 2015
Faculty Focus: Marine biologist Erik Cordes
Associate Professor of Biology Erik Cordes has been investigating deep-water coral communities in the Gulf of Mexico for 15 years, but his research attracted an international spotlight after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
January 23, 2015
Magid Abou-Gharbia receives international award
Magid Abou-Gharbia, director of the Moulder Center for Drug Discovery Research in Temple’s School of Pharmacy, has received the Grand Hamdan International Award in Drug Discovery.
Symposium honors Temple chemist Franklin Davis
Temple University honored Professor Franklin Davis with a daylong symposium commemorating his pioneering work in the field of chemistry, as well as his nearly 20 years with Temple's Chemistry Department.
Mohammad Kiani's research makes a real-world impact
For his novel technology and groundbreaking research, Mechanical Engineering Professor Mohammad Kiani received the 2014 Temple University Faculty Research Award.
Temple receives two ‘Philadelphia Business Journal’ Innovation Awards
'Philadelphia Business Journal' has honored Temple with two 2014 Innovation Awards. The awards recognize the region’s top leaders in healthcare and the life sciences.
Psychology professor recognized for inspirational teaching
Temple Psychology Professor Laurence Steinberg has been named one of this year’s recipients of the Elizabeth Hurlock Beckman Award.
Rolf Lakaemper creates an atmosphere of trust in the classroom
Rolf Lakaemper, associate professor of computer and information sciences, is a recipient of Temple’s 2013–2014 Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching.
Faculty Focus: Law Professor Jaya Ramji-Nogales
In this Faculty Focus segment, Jaya Ramji-Nogales discusses her passions—immigration and human rights law—and how she addresses them in her research and incorporates them into her classroom.
Boyer professor showcases dance technique before international audience
Temple University Professor Kun-Yang showcased his dance technique in front of an international audience at a contemporary dance festival in Germany.
Raise Your Hand: Questions for a Temple professor
Physics Professor Marjatta Lyyra loves to explore. From riding bikes as a kid in Finland to sailing with her family to her work in her lab at Temple, she is always up for a challenge.
SERC professor works to preserve Haitian biodiversity
In a cryobank located at Temple’s new Science Education and Research Center, Temple biologist S. Blair Hedges works to preserve Haiti’s biodiversity.