Welcome to four new members of the faculty
The Transylvania faculty has added four new members for the 2010-11 academic year.
|Michael Cairo, associate professor of political science, came to Transy from Georgetown College. He earned a B.A. in political science from State University of New York, Geneseo, and his M.A. and Ph.D. in foreign affairs from the University of Virginia. His latest research examines the differences in foreign policies of the two Bush administrations.
|Rebecca Fox, assistant professor of biology, earned a B.S. in biology from Arizona State University and an M.S. in avian sciences and Ph.D. in animal behavior from the University of California, Davis. She did her post-doctoral research at the University of Nevada, Reno, where she studied the relationship between group size and composition, memory, hippocampal development, and neurogenesis in chickadees.|
|Zoé Strecker, visiting assistant professor of art, received a B.A. in English literature from Grinnell College and an M.F.A. in sculpture from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University. She has had sculptures commissioned in Kentucky, Colorado, Alaska, and Tennessee, and her work has been exhibited in New York, Minnesota, and Kentucky.|
Sullivan Canaday White, visiting assistant professor of drama, comes to Transylvania from Wofford College. She earned a B.A. in theater from the University of Kentucky, an M.A. in directing from Northwestern University, and an M.F.A. in theater pedagogy from Virginia Commonwealth University. She has written on the audition process and has directed productions in New York, Louisville, and Lexington, among other cities.