Staff & Faculty

Morgan Hall and the Philadelphia skyline at sunset.
Temple faculty on how to spend 36 hours in Philadelphia
Two professors from the School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management give their insider tips for the ultimate short visit.
July 20, 2016
A political candidate eating a cheesesteak in Philadelphia.
SMC professor talks food, photo-ops and politicians
When politicians pose with food, they’re attempting to connect with local communities.
July 19, 2016
Answer This: What happens at a political convention?
Conventions aren’t all pomp and circumstance, Kolodny explains in the first installment of Temple’s “Answer This” series.
July 14, 2016
Gregory N. Mandel standing by a Temple flag.
Gregory N. Mandel appointed interim dean of Beasley School of Law
A respected leader, professor and scholar, Gregory N. Mandel will bring years of experience and knowledge to his new role as dean of Temple University's Beasley School of Law.
A “T” on the doors of Sullivan Hall.
Temple trustees approve appointments of JoAnne Epps and Cindy Leavitt
In a unanimous vote, the Board of Trustees confirmed the appointments of Temple's new provost and CIO.
Kathy Hirsh-Pasek sitting down and smiling.
How to raise brilliant children
Temple Professor Kathryn Hirsh-Pasek talks about her new book on National Public Radio
Elizabeth Bolman and President Neil D. Theobald wear flower leis and smile.
Uncovering art
Professor of Art History Elizabeth Bolman received a 2016 Great Teacher Award for her work in and out of the classroom.
A pile of red, white and blue buttons.
Temple experts can discuss 2016 elections, candidates and issues
Many Temple University faculty are experts on issues related to the 2016 presidential candidates and election, the DNC and the RNC.
Three women are clapping and smiling.
Temple staff recognized for decades of service
Doris Clowney, EDU ’94, ’97, along with 48 other Temple University employees, were honored for continuous, full-time employment at the university.
 A man holding a notebook interviewing a woman holding a baby.
At Lewis Katz School of Medicine, a focus on storytelling
The initiative, through elective courses and outreach, will help doctors, students and patients reflect on their experiences and those of others.
A woman wearing glasses and a brown blazer.
Temple names Cindy Leavitt as vice president for computer services and chief information officer
Leavitt joins Temple from the University of Michigan, where she held senior information systems positions for the past 14 years.
Rebecca Alpert accepting the Great Teacher Award from Temple’s provost.
A passion for teaching
Rebecca Alpert, senior associate dean of the College of Liberal Arts and professor of religion, was a recipient of the 2016 Great Teacher Award.
A man in a brown blazer standing in front of a stone wall.
Temple University Press names new editor-in-chief
Aaron Javsicas will continue to expand and modernize Temple University Press to become a leading scholarly press.