Faculty

Sylvester James Gates, Jr.

Sylvester James Gates, Jr.

John S. Toll Professor of Physics at the University of Maryland
Director of the String and Particle Theory Center
U.S. President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology

Sylvester James “Jim” Gates, Jr., (born December 15, 1950) is an American theoretical physicist.  He received two B.S. degrees and a Ph.D. degree from...

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JC Gumbart

Dr. James Gumbart

Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology
James Gumbart is an Assistant Professor of Physics at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He received a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2009, with post-doctoral training at the Argonne National Laboratory. Dr. Gumbart designs hands-on workshops for college/graduate students and classroom demonstrations for K-12 students, particularly illustrating molecular simulations using VMD Lite. The VMD Lite program was designed in Dr. Gumbart’s lab with the goal of bringing molecular visualization down to the high school level. Modules featured emphasize free-form questions and self-guided exploration to give students a chance to develop their own curiosity.
Noah D Hall

Noah D Hall

Associate Professor of Law at Wayne State University Law School

"Noah D. Hall is a law professor at Wayne State University Law School in Detroit, Michigan specializing in environmental and water law. He has co-authored...

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Raquell Holmes

Raquell Holmes

Founder and Director of improvscience
Dr. Raquell Holmes is a pioneer in the use of improvisation and performance to advance communication and diversity in scientific research communities. She...
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Jon Honea

Jon Honea

Asst. Professor, Emerson College
Dr. Honea's research focuses on the influence of environmental change, including restoration and climate change, on species, populations, and communities of... Read more about Jon Honea
Heinrich Jaeger

Heinrich Jaeger

William J. Friedman and Alicia Townsend Professor of Physics, University of Chicago

Heinrich Jaeger is the William J. Friedman and Alicia Townsend Professor of Physics at the University of Chicago. He...

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Sheila  Jasanoff

Sheila Jasanoff

Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, Harvard Kennedy School
Sheila Jasanoff is Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies (STS) at the Harvard Kennedy School. A pioneer in her field, her work explores the... Read more about Sheila Jasanoff
John Johnson

John Johnson

Professor of Astronomy, Harvard University

After spending four years as an assistant professor of Planetary Astronomy at Caltech, John Johnson is now a Professor of Astronomy at the Harvard-...

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