Lane, a professor of politics at Princeton since 2009, is an internationally recognized scholar of ancient political theory and ethics, who combines an expert knowledge of the ancient classics and the history of political thought with a mastery of current issues.
Doug Massey discusses the upswing in children crossing into the United States from Mexico, hoping to reconnect with family
Unaccompanied minors from Central America are traveling in droves to the United States, hoping to reconnect with family and escape the violence reverberating in their hometowns. Douglas Massey, the Henry G. Bryant Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs, discusses why there has been such a surge in children crossing the border, what this means for America, and how the government should react.
Serving as the Director of the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, Prager has worked closely within the research community to help develop strategies for the U.S. fusion program. After recently completing a five year term, he has agreed to continue in that position.
Guenther interweaves her training as a physician, neuroscientist and historian to study the history of modern medicine and the mind sciences.
Nannerl Keohane, senior scholar at the Woodrow Wilson School, on the value of a liberal arts education
Nannerl Keohane, senior scholar the Woodrow Wilson School and former president of both Wellesley College and Duke University, argues that a liberal arts education provides students with exposure to different disciplines, and helps them make wiser choices about their profession because they will have understood something about the intellectual foundations on which some of the alternative professions rest.
Keith Wailoo is astonished by the power of genes -- not only to shape life but also to challenge our understanding of it.
The world's largest virtual currency,Bitcoin, continues to make headlines, but many still don't have a clue about the inner workings of Bitcoin or its influence. Princeton Professor Ed Felten explains.
A trip to India in her 20's sparked a life-long interest in the culture and people for Princeton Professor Isabel Clark-Deces, who is a professor of Anthropology and a scholar of South India.
Five to eight percent of all human-generated CO2 released into the atmosphere comes from cement factories. Claire White, an assistant professor in the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment and the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, is exploring sustainable alternatives.