List of Temple University people


List of Temple University people

This is a list of notable alumni and faculty of Temple University, a comprehensive public research university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

Contents

Alumni

Academia

  • Leon Bass (Ph.D.) – educator
  • David Bressoud (Ph.D) - mathematician
  • Noam Chomsky – linguist and activist; as child attended Temple-run experimental Deweyite school
  • Miguel A. De La Torre, Associate Professor of Social Ethics & Director of the Justice and Peace Institute at the Iliff School of Theology; author of several books concerning the marginalized.
  • Richard J. Fox – Temple University trustee
  • Steven Rudolph – Educator, Bestselling Author
  • Stephen G. Haines – organizational theorist and management consultant,
  • Bill Mensch – computer scientist
  • Robert K. Merton – sociologist
  • Ned O'Malia – noted lecturer, religious tourist, mass-culture consumer, University of New Mexico professor
  • William K. Ovalle, Jr – anatomy and histology lecturer, author, University of British Columbia professor
  • Shirley M. Tilghman – Current President of Princeton University

Art

Broadcasting

Film and television

Government

Literature

Music

Other

Sports

Baseball

Football

Basketball

Other sports

Faculty

Music

  • John Douglas (conductor) (1956–2010), American conductor and voice teacher. Head of Temple's Opera Theatre program for two decades.

Mathematics

  • Emil Grosswald (1968–1980)

English

  • Thomas Kinsella (1970-1987), Celbrated Irish poet, translator, editor, and publisher. Author of numerous critically acclaimed volumes of poetry. Author of the world famous translation of the ancient Irish epic The Tain. (Táin Bó Cúailnge). While at Temple, he developed a program for students to study in Ireland called "the Irish Experience".

References


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • List of Baylor University people — The list of Baylor University people includes notable alumni, faculty, and former students of Baylor University.AlumniMedal of Honor recipients* Jack Lummus * John Killer Kane [ [http://www.baylor.edu/pr/news.php?action=story story=6325 Baylor… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Fairfield University people — Notable AlumniAcademia*Ronald A. Bosco 67 mdash; Distinguished Professor of English and American Literature, University at Albany*Gary C. Brannigan 69 mdash; Professor of Psychology, State University of New York at Plattsburgh; co developed the… …   Wikipedia

  • Temple University — Infobox University name = Temple University motto = Perseverantia Vincit ( Perseverance Conquers ) established = 1884 type = Public, state related endowment = $237 million [http://www.nacubo.org/documents/research/Tables 2007 NES.pdf] president …   Wikipedia

  • List of Drexel University alumni — The 1916 class of senior chemist students were among the first graduates to earn a bachelor s degree. Drexel University is a private university located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The 16th largest pr …   Wikipedia

  • List of Northwestern University buildings — This list of Northwestern University buildings encompasses the two campuses in Evanston and Chicago, Illinois. The Evanston campus has witnessed approximately 150 buildings rise on its 240 acres (0.97 km2) and the downtown Chicago campus of… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Aga Khan University people — This is a list of notable alumni, professors and staff affiliated with the Aga Khan University.Government, public service, and public policy*Sahabzada Yaqub Khan Former chairman of the AKU Board of Trustees, foreign minister of Pakistan from 1982 …   Wikipedia

  • List of Utah State University people — The following is a partial list of notable Utah State University people. It includes alumni, professors, and others associated with Utah State University. University presidents# Jeremiah W. Sanborn (1890–1894) # Joshua H. Paul (1894–1896) #… …   Wikipedia

  • List of fictional University of Oxford people — This is a list of fictional people associated with the University of Oxford. Some characters attended fictional colleges; others attended genuine colleges at the university.List*Sir Leigh Teabing The Da Vinci Code *Sir Humphrey Appleby GCB… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Yale University student organizations — There are a number of student organizations at Yale University.The Yale Political Union, the oldest student political organization in the United States, is often the largest organization on campus, and is advised by alumni political leaders such… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Indiana University (Bloomington) people — This is a list of notable current and former faculty members, alumni, and non graduating attendees of Indiana University (Bloomington) in Bloomington, Indiana.University Presidents* Andrew Wylie * Alfred Ryors * William Mitchel Daily * John Hiram …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.