Recent GC Faculty Appointments

 
 

Recent GC Faculty Appointments

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  • Jerry Gafio Watts appointed to the Graduate Center

    Jerry Gafio Watts

    Jerry Gafio Watts

    Professor, Ph.D. Program in English Jerry Gafio Watts is a leading critic of Afro-American literature, culture, and politics. He received his B.A. from Harvard and his M.A. and Ph.D. from... Read more

  • Jock Young appointed to the Graduate Center

    Jock Young

    Jock Young

    Distinguished Professor, Ph.D. Program in Criminal Justice Jock Young, who earned his B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. from the London School of Economics, is best known as the coauthor of The New... Read more

  • Press Release: Kenneth Tobin Receives NSF Distinguished Teaching Scholars Award

    CUNY Graduate Center Professor Kenneth Tobin has been awarded The National Science Foundation's (NSF) Director's Award for Distinguished Teaching Scholars (DTS), the foundation's highest honor for teaching and research excellence. A Presidential Professor in The Graduate Center’s Ph.D. Program in Urban Education, Professor Tobin was one of eight leading scholars to be presented with this year’s award.

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  • Press Release: Faculty Recruitment Campaign Nets Intellectual Capital for Graduate Center

    The CUNY Graduate Center is marking its 40th anniversary year with the culmination of a faculty recruitment drive that has brought some of the country's most prominent academics and public intellectuals to the school's already renowned roster of scholars. Ten new core appointments added this year ‹ two in the spring, seven last fall, and one to come next fall ‹ join more than a dozen who arrived over the past few years, all acclaimed leaders in their respective fields. Read more

  • Saul Kripke appointed to the Graduate Center

    Saul Kripke

    Saul Kripke

    Distinguished Professor, Ph.D. Program in Philosophy Saul Kripke is known as a brilliant logician and one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century. While a high-school student... Read more

  • Kenneth Tobin appointed to the Graduate Center

    Kenneth Tobin

    Kenneth Tobin

    Presidential Professor, Ph.D. Program in Urban Education Kenneth Tobin is recognized for his thirty years of research on the teaching and learning of science. In 2004 he was awarded a... Read more

  • Victor Kolyvagin appointed to the Graduate Center

    Victor Kolyvagin

    Victor Kolyvagin

    Distinguished Professor, Ph.D. Program in Mathematics, and Mina Rees Chair in Mathematics Victor Kolyvagin is the first to hold the Mina Rees Chair in Mathematics, named for The Graduate... Read more

  • Gabor T. Herman appointed to the Graduate Center

    Gabor T. Herman

    Gabor T. Herman

    Distinguished Professor, Ph.D. Program in Computer Science Gabor T. Herman is a pioneer in the field of computerized tomography (an important medical diagnostic procedure) and the author of... Read more

  • José del Valle appointed to the Graduate Center

    José del Valle

    José del Valle

    Professor, Ph.D. Program in Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages José del Valle does interdisciplinary work in two closely related subfields in Hispanic linguistics: one,... Read more

  • Jean Anyon appointed to the Graduate Center

    Jean Anyon

    Jean Anyon

    Professor, Ph.D. Program in Urban Education Jean Anyon is one of few scholars whose work investigates political economy and urban education. Her last book, Ghetto Schooling: A Political Economy of... Read more