Faculty


Invest in Our World Class Faculty

Temple’s distinguished faculty continues to drive our rise. The university recruited 176 new, full-time faculty for the 2016-2017 academic year, many from top universities around the world.

Philanthropy is the surest way to maintain—and grow—these talents. When you help recruit and retain global academic leaders, innovators, and researchers, you support Temple’s continued ascendancy.

Our faculty are gifted teachers, mentors, and intellectual leaders; their work reaches far beyond the classroom. They are members of the National Academies, as well as MacArthur, Guggenheim, and American Academy of Arts and Sciences fellows. Temple students are exposed to some of the brightest minds in the fields of science, the humanities, education, medicine, business, law, and more. Here, more than 3,500 acclaimed professors foster an intimate, yet far-reaching, learning environment—one that nurtures inquisitive minds intent on improving the world and keeping pace with change.

Support Temple’s Greatest Asset

With personalized, world-class instruction, Temple’s faculty is the university’s greatest asset. There are many ways to invest in the future of Temple’s faculty:

  • Endow a professorship or department chair, the most vital tools for attracting the best faculty in the nation, those who are also thought leaders and groundbreaking researchers;
  • Give to faculty funds, a department, or a school, college to bolster innovative teaching and the breadth of opportunities within a specific discipline;
  • Invest in our research enterprise to advance faculty work and help graduate and undergraduate students engage in research side-by-side with leaders in their fields of study.

Your support ensures the continuation of Temple’s stellar faculty, while launching generations of innovation, inspiration, and discovery.

Please consider making a gift to Faculty Excellence at Temple.

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