Sym Sys Alums in Higher Education: Faculty/Researchers in 20+ Disciplines

[updated March 18, 2013]

Symbolic Systems graduates are helping to shape the next generation of scholars in institutions of higher learning around the world. Below is a list of alumni/ae we know of who are working full time in higher education, organized by discipline. Please help us to add to or correct this list if you can by emailing Todd Davies (davies at stanford dot edu).

Biomedical Informatics

Business

  • Uma Karmarkar ('98) (Assistant Professor in Marketing, Business Administration, Harvard)
  • Matt Marx ('92) (Assistant Professor of Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management, MIT Sloan School of Management)
  • Thomas Y. Lee ('92) (Adjunct Associate Professor of Operations and information Management, Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania)

Communication and Media Studies

  • Erica Robles-Anderson ('01) (Assistant Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication, Steinhart School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, New York University)

Computer Science

Design

  • Jason Lewis ('92) (Associate Professor of Design and Computational Arts, Faculty of Fine Arts, Concordia University)

Earth Sciences

  • Alison Appling ('04)  (Postdoctoral Fellow in Environmental Sciences and Policy, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University)
  • Jennifer M. Ayers ('01) (Postdoctoral Researcher, Oceanography, University of Tasmania)
  • Ronald Calhoun ('89) (Associate Professor, School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, Arizona State University)
  • Laura Wasylenki ('92) (Assistant Professor of Geological Sciences, Indiana University)

Education

  • Erica Robles-Anderson ('01) (Assistant Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication, Steinhart School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, New York University)

Extended Learning/Continuing Studies

Genetics and Genome Sciences

Information Science

  • Yuri Takhteyev ('99) (Assistant Professor, Faculty of Information, Univeristy of Toronto)
  • Ryan Shaw ('98) (Assistant Professor of Information and Library Science, University of North Carolina)
  • Jacob Wobbrock ('98) (Associate Professor in the Information School and Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Washington)

International Relations

  • Jon Lindsay ('95) (Postdoctoral Scholar, Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation, UCSD)

Linguistics

Mathematics

Medicine and Health Sciences

Neuroscience

Oncology

Pediatrics

  • Rachana Tyagi, M.D. ('93) (Assistant Professor, Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School)

Philosophy

Psychiatry

Psychology

Public Health

  • Michael Rosenblum ('98) (Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University)

Radiology

Religious Studies

Speech and Hearing Sciences

  • Kerry Danahy Ebert ('00) (Assistant Professor of Communication Disorders and Sciences at Rush University Medical Center)

Statistics and Biostatistics

Surgery

University Administration

  • Kelly Doran ('91) (Facilities Manager at the Hoover Insitution, Stanford)
  • Rylan Sekiguchi ('04) (Curriculum Specialist at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford Univeristy)

 

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