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Barbara Kunkel, a professor in the Department of Biology, has been awarded $645,000 from the National Science Foundation in support of research on "Roles of Auxin During Pseudomonas syringae Pathogenesis."
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Adia Harvey Wingfield, professor of sociology, studies the intersection of race, work and sociology. In addition to writing regularly about such matters for The Atlantic, she also has written numerous scholarly articles and books, including No More Invisible Man: Race and Gender in Men’s Work.
Maffly-Kipp named interim dean of Graduate School, vice provost for graduate education
Laurie Maffly-Kipp is the Archer Alexander Distinguished Professor in the John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics at Washington University in St. Louis.
The exit interview: Dean William Tate
This July, William F. Tate IV will become executive vice president for academic affairs and provost at the University of South Carolina. As a member of the Arts & Sciences faculty since 2002 and dean of the Graduate School and vice provost for graduate education since 2014, Tate has left a lasting mark on Arts & Sciences. Here, he discusses his work promoting graduate education, memories from his time here, and why Washington University will always be home.