Stories about "Faculty and staff"
Brett Huggett, assistant professor of biology. (Sarah Crosby/Bates College)
Bates welcomes new faculty: Brett Huggett, biology

Friday, October 24, 2014 10:51 am

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

Katharine Ott, assistant professor of mathematics. (Sarah Crosby/Bates College)
Bates welcomes new faculty: Katharine Ott, mathematics

Thursday, October 16, 2014 3:00 pm

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.

Nathan Tefft, assistant professor of economics. (Sarah Crosby/Bates College)
Bates welcomes returning faculty: Nathan Tefft, economics

Thursday, October 2, 2014 3:47 pm

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

Geoffrey Swift, vice president for finance and administration and treasurer at Bates.
Geoffrey Swift named Bates Vice President for Finance and Administration and Treasurer

Thursday, September 4, 2014 9:58 am

"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.

Brooke O'Harra, assistant professor of theater, depicted outdoors by Phyllis Graber Jensen.
Bates welcomes new faculty: Brooke O’Harra, theater

Monday, November 11, 2013 10:27 am

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."

Travis Gould, Assistant Professor of Physics
Bates welcomes new faculty: Travis Gould, physics

Monday, November 4, 2013 9:37 am

"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."

Photo illustration by Doug Hubley/Bates College
Economics, politics faculty shed light on Capitol madness

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 3:41 pm

Economics and politics faculty helped demystify Washington's recent troubles in an Oct. 23 panel presentation.

Jonathan Cavalerro, assistant professor of rhetoric (Mike Bradley/Bates College)
Bates welcomes new faculty: Jonathan Cavallero, rhetoric

Monday, October 28, 2013 9:23 am

"I’m interested in the cultural place of the movies, and how they help us think about social identities," says Jonathan Cavallero, assistant professor of rhetoric.

Assistant Professor of History Lydia Barnett. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Bates welcomes new faculty: Lydia Barnett, history

Monday, October 21, 2013 4:28 pm

To some people, says historian Lydia Barnett, Hurricane Sandy signified something more than merely physical phenomena.

Professor of Mathematics Bonnie Shulman, who retired in June, accepts salutations en masse from math students during the annual Mount David Summit in March. (Chip Ross photo)
Tributes to retiring faculty of 2013: Baker, Hayward, Kuritz, Shulman, Thomas

Friday, August 23, 2013 8:26 am

At the final faculty meeting of the year, each retiring professor is honored by a colleague who offers a spoken tribute.

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