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Academics

Lake Forest Faculty

Lake Forest College faculty are teachers and mentors who are singularly focused on their students’ success. As experts in their field, faculty regularly publish books and articles and conduct research with students. And they use Chicago as a living classroom.

Recent News About our Faculty

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    Gorter Professor of Islamic World Studies and Professor of Sociology Ahmad Sadri was interviewed on June 24 on NPR’s Worldview program talking about how President Trump’s last-minute decision to cancel airstrikes on Iran has impacted Iranian politics. Listen to the interview here.
  • Jason Cody
    Professor of Chemistry Jason Cody will spend the 2019–20 academic year abroad working on alternatives for renewable energy applications—his third international research assignment.
  • Enrique Treviño
    Associate Professor of Mathematics Enrique Treviño attended the European Girls Mathematical Olympiad held in Kiev, Ukraine as the deputy leader of the Mexican team, which ranked tenth among the 50 teams.
  • Ahmad Sadri (right) and world-renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma
    Gorter Professor of Islamic World Studies and Professor of Sociology Ahmad Sadri’s “Heroes Take Their Stands,” performed by Silk Road Ensemble—a Grammy Award musical group—was reviewed recently in the Los Angeles Times.
  • Jason Cody will research renewable energy and teach in Morocco on a Fulbright Scholarship for 10 months, starting in Septe...

    The U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board announced that Professor and Chair of Chemistry Jason Cody has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award to Morocco in chemistry.  

  • Anna Trumbore Jones
    The Chicago Tribune interviewed Anna Trumbore Jones for an article on the recently announced $1.1 million Andrew W. Mellon Grant and the Humanities 2020 project she is leading.
  • 2019 Sue and Gene Hotckiss Celebration of Faculty Scholarship
    Faculty and staff gathered to honor the published and creative work of the College’s distinguished faculty during the 2018–19 Sue and Gene Hotchkiss Celebration of Faculty Scholarship on April 16. See photos of the event here.
  • Sam Curry '19 (from left), Nicole Hueng '18, Magdalen Kroeger '18, and Madison Copeland '18 were co-authors on their first...
    Professor of Psychology Matt Kelley and four students in his research lab have published an article in the Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology—a first for the students but Kelley’s 30th published paper.
  • Ahmad Sadri
    Gorter Professor of Islamic World Studies and Professor of Sociology Ahmad Sadri was interviewed on April 3 on NPR’s Worldview program talking about the scientific revolution of Iran and Central Asia between the ninth and twelfth centuries. The interview aired here on Chicago’s WBEZ 91.5 FM.
  • Enrique Treviño

    Associate Professor of Mathematics Enrique Treviño was interviewed by a Texas radio station’s “Science Studio” program. In the 26-minute interview, Treviño discussed his work, his fascination with numbers, and his connections to the Southwest. Listen here.