Reed College professors are not only experts in their fields, they are the stewards of our academic community. Their passion for teaching and mentoring students creates an environment where you can ask difficult questions, fail without fear, and find unconventional solutions.
Our faculty—not teaching assistants—teach all your classes, and the student-to-faculty ratio is 9:1. That means our professors get to know you by name as they nurture your passions and push you to excel beyond your former boundaries. Moreover, you will collaborate with them on research and creative projects, embarking on a journey of new discoveries and contributing to original scholarship.
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Embark on an extraordinary academic journey alongside Reed College's esteemed faculty. Learn about their expertise and research in diverse subjects, from the intricacies of the nervous system to the dynamic fusion of art and technology.
Faculty in the News
Gonzalo Campillo-Alvarado has been awarded a three-year grant from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust.
Professor Ellen Millender received a grant to conduct research abroad.
Rapidly developing eggs and eyes offer unique insight into cell behaviors.