Staff & Faculty

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Answer This: How will the first self-driving cars affect traffic?
Professor discusses research that suggests benefits from new automobile technology.
September 29, 2016
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Temple seeks permanent deans for art and law schools
Two vital searches are underway for candidates to lead the Tyler School of Art and Beasley School of Law.
September 27, 2016
Larry R. Kaiser smiling.
Larry R. Kaiser, inaugural Lewis Katz Dean
Larry Kaiser was named the inaugural Lewis Katz Dean at Temple’s School of Medicine. It’s the first endowed named dean’s chair at the university.
September 27, 2016
Assistant Professor of Religion Elizabeth Hayes Alvarez.
Professor on communication in a culturally diverse classroom
Assistant Professor of Religion Elizabeth Hayes Alvarez wrote a piece on diversity and class discussion for The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Naomi Rosenberg talking to a group of medical students.
Handle with care
In an essay published in "The New York Times," Naomi Rosenberg, a Temple Hospital physician, reflects on the unique emotional challenges doctors face in the emergency department.
Morgan Hall.
Temple professor on FiveThirtyEight: Why college tuition keeps going up
The primary culprit isn’t fancy buildings or employee salaries. It’s declining state funding.
New and current faculty members talking.
New faculty are experts, innovators and leaders
The 176 new hires for the 2016–2017 academic year come from top universities and add to Temple’s continuing momentum.
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Richard Deeg appointed Dean at College of Liberal Arts
A celebrated teacher and widely published scholar with more than 25 years of Temple experience, Deeg steps into a new role as dean of CLA.
Larry Kaiser smiling as he mingles with guests at medical school event.
Temple Health leader is one to know
Larry R. Kaiser was named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of the top Physician Leaders of Hospitals and Health Systems for his clinical expertise, leadership and work to improve the community.
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NFL drafts Philly
Associate Professor Jeremy Jordan talked to local media about the sizable economic impact the NFL draft will bring to the city.
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Citizenship is more than voting, political science professor says
Nyron Crawford, assistant professor of political science, was inspired by his upbringing to try to understand how public policy shapes people’s lives.
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Temple professor demystifies traffic jams
A Temple mathematician has the answers to the unexpected standstills that occur on highways every day.
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.