Committee

Vicki Bentley-Condit
Professor

Vicki Bentley-Condit has taught biological anthropology at Grinnell since 1995. She is a primatologist who has conducted research with both wild and captive baboon populations and captive rhesus... read more

DeRidder ben
Associate Professor

Plant Molecular Biology

My research focuses on the response of plants to environmental stress at the molecular and biochemical levels, and utilizes both crop and model plant species. Most... read more

Johnson
Assistant Professor
Member, Peace and Conflict Studies Committee

I am a scholar of communications as a political and social force, with expertise in the fields of modern history, contemporary history, comparative politics, war and society, and China/East Asia.... read more

Kathy Kamp
Earl D. Strong Professor of Social Studies
Professor
Member, Peace and Conflict Studies Committee

email: kamp[at]grinnell[dot]edu

Kathryn Kamp teaches anthropology and archaeology at Grinnell College. While she has worked in Syria and Belize, her... read more

Mark
Professor

We study the molecular pharmacology of neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChRs). These ligand-gated ion channels are the seat of nicotine addiction and are implicated in a wide range of... read more

Kent
Professor
Member, Peace and Conflict Studies Committee

Scholarly Activities: Noyce Faculty Study Grant, "A Cybernetic Model of Human Behavior" Summer/Fall 1998. Co-Project Director (with Christopher Hunter), "Ethnographic Study of a Human-Services... read more

Laboratory Support Assistant
Lecturer
Member, Peace and Conflict Studies Committee

Comparative physiology and functional morphology; exercise physiology & psychology I was originally trained as a comparative physiologist and functional morphologist, but since coming to Iowa... read more

Associate Professor

On Leave at Grinnell in London Fall 2013

I use behavioral and neuroanatomical techniques to study the role of prefrontal cortex in emotion and memory. My current... read more

Dianne
Emeritus/Emerita

Plants, like animals, begin life as a single cell, the fertilized egg or zygote. This single cell undergoes growth, cell division and differentiation to produce an embryo, or immature plant. This... read more

Joshua
Assistant Professor

Current focus of the lab - in a nutshell.

The actin-based motor protein called myosin-10 appears to contribute to the proper structure and function of the mitotic spindle,... read more

Trimmer
Associate Professor

Professor Trimmer is interested in the structure and mechanism of enzymes. Her research has focused on enzymes that perform oxidation/reduction reactions using the coenzyme flavin. She is... read more

Whittaker, John.JPG
Professor

Email:whittake[at]grinnell[dot]edu

John Whittaker (BA Cornell U. 1975, PHD U. of Arizona 1984) has been... read more