Howard Marchitello Named Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences–Camden

The appointment of Howard Marchitello, a noted scholar and higher education leader, as the dean of the Rutgers–Camden Faculty of Arts and Sciences is announced by Phoebe A. Haddon, chancellor of Rutgers University–Camden. The appointment becomes effective on Jan. 1. As dean, Marchitello will lead the growth of Rutgers University–Camden’s largest academic unit, which enrolls 3,288 undergraduate and … Continue reading Howard Marchitello Named Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences–Camden

CURE Seminar Series Continues Dec. 7 with Dr. Michael Hayes

The Center for Urban Research and Education’s (CURE) Seminar Series will continue its fall season with a presentation by Dr. Michael Hayes, and assistant professor in the Departement of Public Policy and Administration here at Rutgers–Camden. Dr. Hayes will present, “The Effect of the New Jersey Superintendent Salary Cap on Superintendent Turnover.”  The event will take place … Continue reading CURE Seminar Series Continues Dec. 7 with Dr. Michael Hayes

Dr. Salas-de la Cruz Acquires NSF Grant and Supports Undergraduate Research

Dr. David Salas-de la Cruz, Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Rutgers University–Camden, has recently acquired a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to not only conduct research on what he and the NSF refer to as understanding the “Rule of Life,” but also support the studies of undergraduate students by involving them in research … Continue reading Dr. Salas-de la Cruz Acquires NSF Grant and Supports Undergraduate Research

Faculty Research Week Begins Nov. 26

The Office of the Chancellor presents Faculty Research Week, beginning November 26, with the Chancellor’s New Faculty Research Symposium. The event begins at 11:30 a.m. in the Campus Center’s Multi-Purpose Room. The following Faculty of Arts and Sciences–Camden faculty will present: Dr. Craig Agule, Assistant Professor of Philosophy; Dr. Nathan Fried, Assistant Professor of Biology;  … Continue reading Faculty Research Week Begins Nov. 26

Graduate Students Contribute to Cooper Street History Archives

Even for those who may have never considered the history of a building where they have lived or worked, the installation that’s on display at the Rutgers University–Camden Alumni House may make them think otherwise. What started as a Department of History graduate class assignment last spring semester has now become part of an ongoing … Continue reading Graduate Students Contribute to Cooper Street History Archives

Dr. Chinyere Osuji Discusses Her Research on Race on Nov. 14

Dr. Chinyere Osuji, Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice, will discuss her research on black-white interracial couples and the meaning of race in the twenty-first century as part of the Research Bites Series, on Wednesday, November 14, from 11:20 a.m. – 12:20 p.m., in the Campus Center’s Executive Meeting Room. This … Continue reading Dr. Chinyere Osuji Discusses Her Research on Race on Nov. 14

Dr. Lorrin Thomas to Present on Nov. 13 for The Big Read Lecture Series

This fall, the Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts is participating for the ninth time in The Big Read, with the novel In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez.  A faculty lecture series will be part of the celebration, and the third and final lecture will take place on Tuesday, November 13, at 1 p.m., with guest lecturer Dr. Lorrin … Continue reading Dr. Lorrin Thomas to Present on Nov. 13 for The Big Read Lecture Series

DPPA Brown Bag Series Continues Nov. 8 with Dr. Adam Okulicz-Kozaryn

The Department of Public Policy and Administration‘s Brown Bag Series will continue on Thursday, Nov. 8, with guest speaker Dr. Adam Okulicz-Kozaryn, Associate Professor of Public Policy and Administration. Dr. Okulicz-Kozaryn research interests include inequality, preferences for redistribution, urban and rural issues, cultural, values and religion, happiness, quality of life, life satisfaction.  He will present, “Urban-Rural Happiness Gradient.”  … Continue reading DPPA Brown Bag Series Continues Nov. 8 with Dr. Adam Okulicz-Kozaryn

Spanish for the Health Professions Collaborates with School of Nursing-Camden on Award–Winning Program

The Spanish for the Health Professions program is a perfect example of Rutgers–Camden’s commitment to interdisciplinary collaboration and dedication to serving the community.  Dr. Ana Laguna, Associate Professor of Spanish, and Ms. Dana Pilla, Assistant Teaching Professor of Spanish, both faculty members in the Department of World Languages and Cultures, work with Dr. Nancy Pontes, … Continue reading Spanish for the Health Professions Collaborates with School of Nursing-Camden on Award–Winning Program

DPPA Brown Bag Series Continues Oct. 25 with Dr. Stephen Danley

The Department of Public Policy and Administration‘s Brown Bag Series will continue on Thursday, October 25, with guest speaker Dr. Stephen Danley, Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Administration.  Dr. Danley is a Camden resident and an urban ethnographer who studies power, protest, and participation.  Dr. Danley will present, “They’re Not Building it for Us: Displacement … Continue reading DPPA Brown Bag Series Continues Oct. 25 with Dr. Stephen Danley