Faculty Research

fine arts

New Book by Timothy McCall Examines Secrets Hidden in Medieval Art

Secrets in all their variety permeated early modern Europe, from the whispers of ambassadors at court to the emphatically publicized books of home remedies that flew from presses and booksellers shops. This interdisciplinary volume draws on approaches from art history and cultural studies to investigate the manifestations of secrecy in printed books and drawings, staircases and narrative paintings, ecclesiastical furnishings and engravers' tools.

Departmental Faculty Research Descriptions:

Art History
Theatre

Marylu Hill

Augustinian and Culture Studies Director Named Scholar-in-Residence at Oxford

Dr. Marylu Hill, Director of the Augustinian and Culture Seminar Program and the Graduate Program in Liberal Studies, was selected as fourth recipient of their Scholar-In-Residence at Oxford University for Summer 2014 by the Association for Core Texts and Courses. 

Departmental Faculty Research Descriptions:

Cultural Studies
English
History
Humanities
IGIS
Philosophy
Romance Languages
Theology & Religious Studies

social sciences

Associate Dean Toyoda Receives Social Science Research Council's Abe Fellowship

Dr. A. Maria Toyoda, Associate Dean for Interdisciplinary and Global Initiatives and Associate Professor of Political Science, is a 2014-2015 recipient of the Social Science Research Council's Abe Fellowship. The funding will allow Dr. Toyoda to spend the Fall 2014 semester in Japan investigating the instruments, objective, and political institutions of Japan's financial diplomacy.

Departmental Faculty Research Descriptions:
Communication
Education and Counseling
Psychology
Political Science
Public Adminstration
Sociology

sciences mathematics

Mathematics Professor Receives Commendation from Pennsylvania Congressman

Andrew Woldar, PhD, a professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, was commended by Pennsylvania Congressman Pat Meehan on the floor of the House of Representatives. Dr. Woldar recently received a grant from the National Science Foundation supporting Dr. Woldar's work in algebraic graph theory. read more...

 

Departmental Faculty Research Descriptions:
Biochemistry
Biology
Chemistry
Computing Science
Geography and the Environment  
Mathematics and Statistics
Physics