faculty highlight

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The melody of success: BCM&D Records spins musical careers at Temple University
Type: News Story
Temple’s record label has produced five Grammy-nominated works since its inception, with the two latest releases eligible for consideration this year.
July 11, 2024
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What happens when tourists get angry or fearful?
Type: News Story
New Temple study examines how tourists respond when they encounter feelings of anger or fear while traveling.
July 8, 2024
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College of Engineering professors invent the future of wound care
Type: News Story
Temple University faculty have invented a soy-based product that can heal wounds with minimal to no scarring.
June 26, 2024
5 books reflecting Juneteenth principles
Type: News Story
Professor Timothy N. Welbeck offers this book list centered on freedom.
June 12, 2024
Nora Newcombe standing in front of a desert landscape
Temple psychology professor inducted into National Academy of Sciences
Type: News Story
Nora Newcombe is now a member of the National Academy of Sciences thanks to her distinguished research.
June 12, 2024
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Tyler’s Wearable Art Show exhibits more than just fashion
Type: News Story
Tyler’s Fiber Arts Department’s annual Wearable Art Show showcased diverse student artists and designers.
May 7, 2024
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Top of the class: Meet Temple’s faculty award winners for 2023–2024
Type: News Story
Get to know our 2024 faculty award winners who are being honored for their outstanding work in teaching, research, creative activity and service.
April 23, 2024
Temple professors who designed the curricula include Alexandra (Alix) Davatzes, Amelia Duffy-Tumasz, Rob Jennings, and Hamil Pearsall.
Temple University launches two innovative sustainability programs to help students tackle pressing global issues
Type: News Story
Faculty in the Colleges of Liberal Arts and Science and Technology will prepare students for impactful careers in sustainability.
April 18, 2024
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College of Engineering receives the largest gift in its history
Type: News Story
The gift will help Temple to remain a leader in AI research.
April 16, 2024
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Meet five of Temple’s women trailblazers in STEM
Type: News Story
At Temple University, women faculty are inspiring the next generation of women scientists, engineers and mathematicians.
March 27, 2024
Quaiser D. Abdullah named Philadelphia’s first director of Muslim engagement
Type: News Story
Philadelphia Mayor Cherelle Parker appointed Temple faculty member Quaiser D. Abdullah as leader of Muslim Engagement in a historic action.
March 13, 2024
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Temple University Japan announces expansion to Kyoto
Type: News Story
Temple Japan to open satellite location in Kyoto.
February 12, 2024
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Temple University names S. Suresh Madhavan as dean of the School of Pharmacy
Type: News Story
S. Suresh Madhavan is the new dean of the School of Pharmacy.
January 8, 2024
Professor Sudhir Kumar at the white board teaching a small seminar class
3 Temple professors earn global recognition for research impact
Type: News Story
Professors Criner, Kumar and Pond have been honored as “Highly Cited Researchers” by Clarivate, a global leader in data and analytics across the research, tech and innovation industries.
December 11, 2023
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From advisors to awardees: Temple colleagues earn Fulbright honors
Type: News Story
Fulbright recipients Amanda Neuber and Barbara Gorka are exploring ways to integrate Temple University with higher education systems in Europe.
November 8, 2023
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Temple makes big move in US News “Best Colleges“ ranking following revisions to methodology
Type: News Story
Temple earns its highest ranking ever in this year’s U.S. News & World Report rankings
September 18, 2023
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A new College of Science and Technology dean will join Temple University this fall
Type: News Story
Miguel Mostafá will begin serving as dean on Oct. 1.
August 3, 2023
Jennifer Ibrahim standing at a podium
A new dean named for the College of Public Health and School of Social Work
Type: News Story
Jennifer Ibrahim will begin her new role on Aug. 1.
July 27, 2023
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Monika Williams Shealey named dean of the College of Education and Human Development
Type: News Story
Monika Williams Shealey will lead Temple’s College of Education and Human Development
June 13, 2023
Kathy Hirsh-Pasek interacting with two young students
Temple’s Kathy Hirsh-Pasek awarded nearly $20 million from the LEGO Foundation
Type: News Story
The grant will support the study of active playful learning in grades K-4.
June 2, 2023
The Temple University Symphony Orchestra, Studio Orchestra and Choirs in a performance.
Boyer students and faculty light up the Kimmel Center at 20th annual concert
Type: News Story
The Temple University Choir, Symphony Orchestra and Studio Orchestra performed during Boyer College of Music and Dance’s 20th annual concert at the Kimmel Cultural Campus.
June 2, 2023
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NSF awards Temple University and others $19.5M for artificial intelligence research in education
Type: News Story
The award promotes equal access to education for all learners.
May 4, 2023
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The history of Temple University’s Africology and African American Studies Department
Type: News Story
The history of Temple’s Africology and African American Studies Department, the first Black studies department to offer a doctoral program in the U.S.
April 14, 2023
Image of Elisabeth Subrin and actress Manal Issa.
Temple’s Elisabeth Subrin wins César Award for short film ‘Maria Schneider, 1983’
Type: News Story
The Temple professor’s latest film was recognized at France’s most prestigious film award ceremony.
March 31, 2023