The Cornell Department faculty currently includes 43 tenured and tenure-track faculty, 17 emeritus professors, 14 field members from other departments, and 23 lecturers, senior lecturers, other faculty, and visitors.

Graduate students

We currently have 80 graduate students (including visiting and non-degree students) who play an essential role in all aspects of the department: teaching, research, mentoring of undergraduates and community outreach programs.

Graduate Students

Recent PhDs

Department Staff

Department Administration

Department Administration:

Department Chair: Prof. Tara Holm
Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUS): Prof. Xiaodong Cao
Director of Graduate Studies (DGS): Prof. Irena Peeva
Director of Teaching Assistant Programs: Dr. Marie MacDonald
Administrative Manager: Samantha Loew

Technical Assistance

Technical Assistance

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