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At the heart of Scripps’ intellectual community is a faculty of distinguished teachers who are accomplished scholars, researchers, and leaders in their fields, as well as accessible and committed to student success. They produce internationally recognized research, publications, and artworks, while winning grants from prestigious organizations such as the National Science Foundation, the Fulbright Program, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Scripps’ curriculum is built on the expectation of close faculty-student interaction, and faculty engage deeply in mentoring, advising, and providing personalized instruction to students. Scripps’ low student /faculty ratio of 10:1, and the collaborative nature of the college, enable this personal experience.

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Research/Publications

  • Chapter 20: Nucleic Acid and Protein Sample Preparation from Yeasts.

    Professor of Biology Zhaohua Tang and Associate Professor of Biology Gretchen Edwalds-Gilbert published “Chapter 20: Nucleic Acid and Protein Sample Preparation from Yeasts.” M. Micic (ed.), Sample Preparation Techniques for Soil, Plant, and ...

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  • On Losing Your Self in Your Afterlife

    Associate Professor of Philosophy Yuval Avnur published two articles: “On Losing Your Self in Your Afterlife” as part of the collection Self or No-Self? The Debate about Selflessness and the Sense of Self (Mohr Siebeck: Tübingen) and “On What ...

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  • Elephant Tears: Animal Emotion in Aelian and Pliny

    Professor of Classics Ellen Finkelpearl published an article, “Elephant Tears: Animal Emotion in Aelian and Pliny” in a volume called Kinesis The Ancient Depiction of Gesture, Motion, and Emotion, Christina A. Clark, Edith Foster, and Judith P. ...

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