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Dartblog’s Official Guide To the Stars: The Complete List of Professors

Dartmouth has a wealth of experienced professors who lead their respective research fields, while also working closely with students — inspiring them in the classroom and leading them in laboratory environments. And while at Dartblog we talk frequently about problems that need to be fixed at the College, there are still many bright spots. Our professors deserve more recognition for their achievements. As such, this is a series of posts that shines a spotlight on the best professors in Hanover:

Balmer, Randall (Professor of Religion)

Blanchflower, Danny (Professor of Economics)

Campbell, Andrew (Professor of Computer Science)

Campbell, John (Professor of Sociology)

Carey, John (Professor of Government)

Coffey, Mary (Professor of Art History)

Cormen, Tom (Professor of Computer Science)

Cottingham, Kathy (Professor of Biological Sciences)

Cybenko, George (Professor of Engineering)

Dominy, Nate (Professor of Anthropology)

Farid, Hany (Professor of Computer Science)

Fischel, William (Professor of Economics)

Greenberg, Udi (Professor of History)

Guerinot, Mary Lou (Professor of the Sciences)

Haxby, Jim (Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience)

Heatherton, Todd (Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences)

Heschel, Susannah (Professor of Religion)

Hickox, Ryan (Professor of Physics and Astronomy)

Mary Hudson (Professor of Physics)

Irwin, Doug (Professor of Economics)

Kohn, Meir (Professor of Economics)

Luxon, Tom (Professor of English)

McPeek, Mark (Professor of Biological Sciences)

Pavcnik, Nina (Professor of Economics)

Peterson, Kevin (Professor of Biological Sciences)

Pogue, Brian (Professor of Engineering)

Bruce Sacerdote ‘90 (Professor of Economics)

Samwick, Andrew (Professor of Economics)

Sharlet, Jeff (Professor of English)

Skinner, Jonathan (Professor of Economics)

Smith, Elizabeth (Professor of Biology)

Sean Smith (Professor of Computer Science)

Staiger, Doug (Professor of Economics)

Taube, Jeffrey (Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences)

Viola, Lorenza (Professor of Physics)

Virginia, Ross (Professor of Environmental Science)

William Wohlforth (Professor of Government)


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