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Faculty

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.

Faculty facts:
  • Ninety-eight percent of full-time faculty hold a PhD or terminal degree from places like Northwestern, Princeton, University of Pennsylvania, MIT, Harvard, University of Michigan, and University of Chicago.

  • Many have been awarded grants and fellowships and recognized for their research and teaching by prestigious organizations such as the National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health, National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Andrew Mellon Foundation.

  • They are regularly contacted for expert comment in media such as the The New York TimesThe Washington PostThe Wall Street JournalThe Economist, National Public Radio, and others.

Meet our faculty

During every visit to campus, prospective students get access to meet our great faculty. Every personalized visit matches you with a professor in your area of interest.

Schedule your visit online today!