Archives for "Faculty and staff"

Thursday

August 27, 2015 3:24 pm

Bates announces seven faculty promotions, including four tenure decisions

Bates announces seven faculty promotions, including four tenure decisions

Recent faculty promotions at Bates include four professors earning tenure and three being named full professor.

Tuesday

August 4, 2015 9:28 am

Sean Findlen ’99 named chief communications officer at Bates

Sean Findlen ’99 named chief communications officer at Bates

Sean T. Findlen, a senior vice president with the global communications firm Weber Shandwick, will become the college’s chief communications officer, effective Sept. 1.

Tuesday

May 26, 2015 4:10 pm

It takes a campus to raise a Commencement

It takes a campus to raise a Commencement

Here’s a sampling of the hundreds of actions, both tiny and Historic Quad-sized, that add up to a thrilling Bates College Commencement.

Tuesday

March 10, 2015 3:22 pm

Alexandre Dauge-Roth wins 2015 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching

Alexandre Dauge-Roth wins 2015 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching

One thing Bates College professor Alexandre Dauge-Roth wants his students to take away from his teaching is a better understanding of how their worldview is shaped by their own position.

Friday

October 24, 2014 10:51 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Brett Huggett, biology

Bates welcomes new faculty: Brett Huggett, biology

New at Bates as an assistant professor of biology, Brett Huggett specializes in how trees response to environmental stress.

Thursday

October 16, 2014 3:00 pm

Bates welcomes new faculty: Katharine Ott, mathematics

Bates welcomes new faculty: Katharine Ott, mathematics

New at Bates as an assistant professor of mathematics, Katharine Ott is eager to contribute to Bates’ strong track record in bringing more women into math.

Thursday

October 2, 2014 3:47 pm

Bates welcomes returning faculty: Nathan Tefft, economics

Bates welcomes returning faculty: Nathan Tefft, economics

Nathan Tefft, assistant professor of economics at Bates College, goes in for risky behavior — in his research, anyway.

Thursday

September 4, 2014 9:58 am

Geoffrey Swift named Bates Vice President for Finance and Administration and Treasurer

Geoffrey Swift named Bates Vice President for Finance and Administration and Treasurer

“I am thrilled that we will have the benefit of Geoff’s financial and organizational leadership as we work together to map our institutional priorities and develop the resources to support them,” said President Spencer.

Monday

November 11, 2013 10:27 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Brooke O’Harra, theater

Bates welcomes new faculty: Brooke O’Harra, theater

At Bates, a college that prepares students for global citizenship, training as an actor is highly valuable, says Brooke O’Harra, assistant professor of theater. Students of acting “have to start to understand how they exist in the world, how they function in relation to others.”

Monday

November 4, 2013 9:37 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Travis Gould, physics

Bates welcomes new faculty: Travis Gould, physics

“Being in the classroom is something I always find immediately rewarding,” says Bates physicist Travis Gould. “I feel like I’m making a difference for somebody.”