Fellows of Jonathan Edwards

A (5) | B (13) | C (3) | D (2) | E (6) | F (7) | G (3) | H (11) | J (3) | K (3) | L (9) | M (5) | N (2) | O (2) | P (6) | R (4) | S (9) | T (4) | U (1) | W (9) | Z (1)

Murph Levin


Bio:

Murph Levin, JE ’66 is a financial advisor with Morgan Stanley in NYC. After Yale, he got his MBA from Harvard (’68) and spent 37 years at a number of Wall Street firms in sales and management. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley in early 2011, he spent four years on the development staff of Environmental Defense Fund. He would be pleased to meet with – and hope to be a resource for - students contemplating a career in finance. murph.levin@morganstanley.com

Andrew C. Lipka


Bio:

Andrew C. Lipka MD, ‘78 JE, is an ophthalmologist in private practice in Princeton, NJ, the ophthalmology department head for many years at University Medical Center at Princeton, a member of the Yale Ophthalmology Society, a clinical professor at Rutgers Medical School, and a leader of many Yale Alumni programs.  He enjoys speaking with and mentoring members of the JE community on the life of a doctor, medical school admissions, and the many ways that one’s Yale experience can continue, meaningfully, as a Yale alum.  Andy leads the Yale for Life program, wherein alumni (and their spouses, and Yale parents) return to live at Yale for a week in the summer for intensive, seminar-based courses with leading Yale faculty.  He founded the Princeton campus of Yale Alumni College, where seminars are provided in communities beyond New Haven for Yale alumni, and serves on the overall YACOL Board.  He directs the local Yale Alumni Schools Committee, leads the Yale Club of Princeton, served on the JE Reunion Committee, is a principal organizer and panelist of the Humanities in Action Conference at Yale each November, is an AYA delegate, a mentor in the AYA mentorship program, and much more.  He treasures his interactions and friendships with all members of the Yale Community.  andrew.lipka@gmail.com

Charles Long


Bio:

Charles Long has been a Fellow of Jonathan Edwards since the fall of 1966, when he was appointed to the faculty of the English Department. He is a Summa Cum Laude graduate of Rutgers University, and he earned a Ph.D. in English Literature from the University of California at Berkeley, where he was a Woodrow Wilson Fellow.  After a number of years on the full-time faculty he moved to the Yale College Dean’s Office where he became Dean of Academic Affairs. In 1983 he was appointed to the Provost’s Office, where he eventually became Deputy Provost of the University. During his many years in the Provost’s Office, his responsibilities included all of the humanities and most of the social science departments and nearly all of non-medical professional schools, including Law and Management. His also had oversight responsibility for the MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies, the Institution for Social and Policy Studies, the World Fellow’s Program, and the Center for the Study of Globalization. He was the coordinator and often author of some of the University’s core academic policies, including the Faculty Handbook, and he was deeply engaged in senior faculty recruitment across the Faculty of Arts and Sciences.  He retired from Yale in June of 2010, but has remained active in an informal consulting capacity.

 

Theodore Long


Bio:

Theodore Long, MD (JE 06) is a Robert Wood Johnson Clinic Scholar in the Yale School of Medicine. I recently completed my residency training in Internal Medicine, and I am an Attending on the Generalist team at Yale-New Haven Hospital. While at Yale as an undergraduate, I founded the Yale Journal of Medicine and Law and created a health policy major. I have maintained a strong interest in health policy, and currently investigate clinical research that is applicable to health policy. theodore.long@yale.edu

Robert Lyons


Bio:

Robert Lyons, Professor of Medicine at UConn and Clinical Associate Professor at Yale.is interested in talking with students about medicine, Japanese Prints and Paintings, and/or Rudyard Kipling! He is His interests are in clinical Infectious Disease, particularly HIV/AIDS and tick borne diseases. He collects Japanese prints and paintings, some of which have been exhibited at JE, the Asia Society in NYC, and the Yale Art Gallery. His print collection includes a number of 18th century actor prints as well as many shin hanga prints from the first half of the 20th century; among the paintings are several by Zen artists, including one by Hakuin. Bob also has a long standing interest in Rudyard Kipling, is a member of The Kipling Society, and has an extensive collection of Kipling first editions and early works. He spoke recently to the Beaumont Medical Club at Yale about Kipling and his ambivalent attitude toward doctors. RLyons@stfranciscare.org

John Mangan


Bio:

John Mangan, Senior Associate Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, began his administrative career in 1997 in the Yale College Dean’s Office. Before returning to Yale in 2013 as Associate Provost for the Arts and Humanities, he served as Vice President and Dean of the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia. At Yale, he served previously as Assistant Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Acting Director of the GSAS’ Office for Diversity and Equal Opportunity, Dean of Jonathan Edwards College, and Lecturer in the Department of History. As a researcher and journalist, he has written on higher education, the performing arts, and the history of the American conservatory. A classical guitarist with extensive performing experience, he earned a B.M. from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, an M.M. from the Yale School of Music, and a Ph.D. in History and Education from Columbia University. john.mangan@yale.edu

Oswaldo Chinchilla Mazariegos


Bio:

Oswaldo Chinchilla Mazariegos is an Assistant Professor at Yale University, Department of Anthropology, and formerly professor at the University of San Carlos and curator at the Museo Popol Vuh, Universidad Francisco Marroquín, Guatemala. His research focuses on Mesoamerican art, religion, and writing, and he has conducted extensive field research at various sites in Guatemala, focusing especially on the settlement patterns, urbanism, and sculptural art of the Pacific Coastal site of Cotzumalhuapa. In 2011, he was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship for his work on Cotzumalhuapa art and archaeology. His recent work on Mesoamerican religion and art has resulted in a series of innovative papers, and the book Imágenes de la Mitología Maya (2011), which examines mythological themes in Maya, in the light of a broad, comparative assessment of relevant sources that include the Popol Vuh and other narratives from all over Mesoamerica. In addition to numerous articles in major journals, he is the author of Cotzumalguapa, la Ciudad Arqueológica: El Baúl-Bilbao-El Castillo (2012), Guatemala, Corazón del Mundo Maya (1999); editor of Arqueología Subacuática: Amatitlán, Atitlán (2011); and coeditor of The Decipherment of Ancient Maya Writing (2001), and The Technology of Maya Civilization: Political Economy and Beyond in Lithic Studies (2011). oswaldo.chinchilla@yale.edu

Miko McGinty


Bio:

Miko McGinty (JE 93, MFA 98) is a graphic designer, specifically an art book designer. Having been lucky enough to print in the JE Press starting her very first week in JE, she is very happy to talk with students about graphic design, all kinds of printing, and typography. Currently she designs books for artists such as Jennie C. Jones (Yale School of Art faculty), Marina Abramovic, Yayoi Kusama, museums such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Guggenheim, the Jewish Museum, the Whitney, the Morgan Library & Museum, and publishers such as Prestel, Rizzoli, and Phaidon. Miko is also happy to talk about contemporary art and artists, artists books, art museums, art galleries, and art books. She is additionally active engaging JE alumni and co-chaired the all-class JE reunion in 2014. Along with the JE Trust and her JE reunion co-chair, she is currently working on an illustrated book about Jonathan Edwards College and welcomes student input. Miko is based in Brooklyn and visits campus regularly to meet with Yale University Press and Yale Center for British Art. miko@mikomcginty.com

Dr. Kenneth P. Minkema


Bio:

Dr. Kenneth P. Minkema is the Executive Editor of The Works of Jonathan Edwards and of the Jonathan Edwards Center & Online Archive at Yale University, with appointments as Research Faculty at Yale Divinity School. He offers seminars in early American and early modern religious history, as well as reading courses in all periods of American religious history. Besides publishing numerous articles on Jonathan Edwards and topics in early American religious history in professional journals, he has edited volume 14 in the Edwards Works, Sermons and Discourses: 1723-1729, and co-edited A Jonathan Edwards Reader; The Sermons of Jonathan Edwards: A Reader; Jonathan Edwards at 300: Essays on the Tercentennial of His Birth; and Jonathan Edwards’s “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God”: A Casebook.

Peter Moore


Bio:

Peter Moore is Sterling Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus. He is an Old Blue (Class of 1961), who was a member of the Yale faculty from 1969 to 2010. His primary appointment was in Chemistry, where he taught at both the undergraduate and graduate level. He also held a joint appointment in MB&B, which was appropriate because he was trained as a biochemist/molecular biologists, and most of the research he did had to do with structural biology in one form or another. He now spends his time pursuing some writing projects. He would be happy to talk to anyone any time about problems they may be having with courses they are taking, careers they might be contemplating in the sciences, and anything else that might seem appropriate.