Staff & Faculty

Connie Presser on graduation day
After 17 years, longtime staffer earns degree
Connie Presser balanced the demands of classes, working full-time and raising a family.
May 13, 2019
Staff member Evy Lopez-Feliciano in her office.
Perseverance conquers: Staff member earns degree after 14 years of hard work
Between working full-time in the Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs and juggling the demands of life, Evy Lopez-Feliciano pushed through. Now, she can call herself a Temple graduate.
May 2, 2019
Provost JoAnne A. Epps at a podium
Faculty members earn accolades for teaching, research, creative excellence
The annual Faculty Teaching, Research and Creative Awards honored faculty across disciplines, including in English, dance, medicine and pharmacy.
March 28, 2019
Jeff Chapman at graduation
Longtime Temple Police officer earns master’s degree
Temple Police Inspector Jeffrey “Chappy” Chapman is an inspiration to anyone thinking of tackling a degree while working.
Myers Chair Investiture Ceremony
Major gift endows new Katz School of Medicine chair
Temple named the first David Myers Professor and Chair in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery thanks to a generous gift from an alumnus.
Sergeants Kamari and Lauren Boone with their toddler son
Law of attraction: Couple finds love on Temple’s police force
Temple University’s Police Department has changed the lives of Kamari and Lauren Boone.
Jeff and Tisha Hester
Temple safety keeps it all in the family
Brother and sister Allied Universal account managers have served the Temple community for more than two decades.
Jackie Hankins-Kent in the ROTC office
Longtime ROTC administrative officer earns prestigious civilian medal
Jackie Hankins-Kent won an Outstanding Civilian Service Medal, the third-highest honor that can be awarded to a civilian in the U.S. military.
Joan Hankins standing outside the School of Pharmacy
40 years on, Temple triplet says she’s here to stay
Joan Hankins’ Temple roots are deep: She grew up minutes from the university and began working there when she was 17.
Dorothy Johnson
Meet Ms. Dot, one of Temple’s longest-tenured employees
Dorothy Johnson is one of Temple’s longest-tenured employees, having worked at the university for 61 years on Main Campus and at the Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry.
Alter Hall, home of the Fox School of Business
Fox professor’s research: How Detroit is thriving
Ram Mudambi’s research shows that Detroit is a leader in innovation due to its strong relationships with global knowledge hotspots in the auto industry.
Stained glass on Temple's campus
Temple professors win coveted Guggenheim Fellowships
Two Temple professors, Jeremy Schipper and Mark Franko, recently won Guggenheim Fellowships to pursue academic research.
Tom C.W. Lin accepts a Lindback Award from Law School Dean Greg Mandel
Annual faculty awards honor exemplary teaching, research and creativity
Twelve faculty members from disciplines across the university are being recognized for their work.