Faculty Profiles

Meet our faculty of scholars and dedicated educators.

  • Marsh Honored for Altruism Research
    October 26, 2017

    Last month, Prof. Abigail Marsh received a grant from the NSF to continue her research into the neurological basis of altruistic behavior. Earlier this month, she published a book, The Fear Factor: How One Emotion Connects Altruists, Psychopaths and Everyone In-Between. Finally, her research program earned her the S&R Foundation’s Kuno Award for Applied Science in the Social Good.

  • Bansal Leads Vaccine Hesitancy Study
    October 23, 2017

    Biology professor Shweta Bansal is leading a team that has been awarded a five-year, $1.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study trends in vaccine hesitancy among Americans.

  • Music Program Hosts Multimedia Conference
    October 20, 2017

    DC Talks Music/FilmDocs/Media: Cross-Sector Dialogue in Today’s Digital Culture, held in Lohrfink Auditorium in the Rafik B. Hariri Building, will feature an all-star lineup of musicians, documentary filmmakers, comedians, podcasters, researchers and government officials from across the country.