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Interviewing university professors about their unique research. You’ll learn what led them to their field, their current research interests, and their predictions for the future. You won’t get a degree from listening, but you’ll definitely get a little smarter.

Latest Episodes

77. Powering Electric Vehicles: Batteries & Fuel Cells w/ Dr. Elton Cairns

Dr. Elton Cairns is a Professor at UC Berkeley (Berkeley, CA, USA) in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. His research interests include fundamental properties and behavior of electrodes employed in high-performance rechargeable batteries and fuel cells. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

32 MIN2019 JUN 28
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77. Powering Electric Vehicles: Batteries & Fuel Cells w/ Dr. Elton Cairns

76. Green Growth: Reducing Work Hours & Alternatives to GDP Measurements w/ Dr. Anders Hayden

Dr. Anders Hayden is an Associate Professor at Dalhousie University (Halifax, NS, Canada) in Political Science. His research interests include green growth, alternative measurements of prosperity and wellbeing, and politics of climate change. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

32 MIN2019 JUN 22
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76. Green Growth: Reducing Work Hours & Alternatives to GDP Measurements w/ Dr. Anders Hayden

75. Curing Diseases and Improving Drugs with Light w/ Dr. Jennifer Dionne

Dr. Jennifer Dionne is an Associate Professor at Stanford University (Stanford, CA, USA) in Materials Science and Engineering. Her research interests include developing new optical materials and microscopies. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

35 MIN2019 JUN 21
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75. Curing Diseases and Improving Drugs with Light w/ Dr. Jennifer Dionne

74. Analyzing the Pollutants and Other Chemicals in our Atmosphere w/ Dr. Ronald Cohen

Dr. Ronald Cohen is a Professor at UC Berkeley (Berkeley, CA, USA) in Chemistry & Earth and Planetary Sciences. His research interests include atmospheric chemistry. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

20 MIN2019 JUN 15
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74. Analyzing the Pollutants and Other Chemicals in our Atmosphere w/ Dr. Ronald Cohen

73. Skateboarding: Social Impact, Park Design & More w/ Dr. Iain Borden

Dr. Iain Borden is a Professor at University College London (London, UK) in Architecture and Urban Culture. His research interests include how architecture and cities are experienced and re-used by the public. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

34 MIN2019 JUN 15
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73. Skateboarding: Social Impact, Park Design & More w/ Dr. Iain Borden

72. Integrating Technology into the Classroom w/ Prof Stephanie Castilla

Prof Stephanie Castilla is an Adjunct Professor at the Rhode Island School of Design (Providence, RI, USA) in Industrial Design. Her research interests include integrating technology into K-12 education. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

35 MIN2019 JUN 12
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72. Integrating Technology into the Classroom w/ Prof Stephanie Castilla

71. Using Fossils to Understand the Evolution of Animals w/ Dr. Javier Ortega-Hernández

Dr. Javier Ortega-Hernández is an Assistant Professor at Harvard University (Cambridge, MA, USA) in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology. His research interests include the evolution of major animal groups during the Paleozoic era (about 541 million years ago to 251 million years ago). The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

37 MIN2019 JUN 11
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71. Using Fossils to Understand the Evolution of Animals w/ Dr. Javier Ortega-Hernández

70. Communication Strategies to Cope with Cancer & HIV w/ Dr. Erin Donovan

Dr. Erin Donovan is an Associate Professor at the University of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX, USA) in Communication Studies. Her research interests include health communication, disclosure, avoidance, and uncertainty. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

34 MIN2019 JUN 7
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70. Communication Strategies to Cope with Cancer & HIV w/ Dr. Erin Donovan

69. Reducing Food Waste & Improving Food Safety w/ Dr. Julie Goddard

Dr. Julie Goddard is an Associate Professor at Cornell University (Ithaca, NY, USA) in Food Science. Her research interests include biomaterials and biointerfaces in food and agriculture. Her work is funded in part by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

32 MIN2019 JUN 7
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69. Reducing Food Waste & Improving Food Safety w/ Dr. Julie Goddard

68. Sports: Environmental Impact, International Development & Activism w/ Dr. Simon Darnell

Dr. Simon Darnell is an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto (Toronto, ON, Canada) in Kinesiology. His research interests include sociology of sport and physical activity, and social movements and activism in sport. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

36 MIN2019 JUN 4
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68. Sports: Environmental Impact, International Development & Activism w/ Dr. Simon Darnell

Latest Episodes

77. Powering Electric Vehicles: Batteries & Fuel Cells w/ Dr. Elton Cairns

Dr. Elton Cairns is a Professor at UC Berkeley (Berkeley, CA, USA) in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. His research interests include fundamental properties and behavior of electrodes employed in high-performance rechargeable batteries and fuel cells. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

32 MIN2019 JUN 28
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77. Powering Electric Vehicles: Batteries & Fuel Cells w/ Dr. Elton Cairns

76. Green Growth: Reducing Work Hours & Alternatives to GDP Measurements w/ Dr. Anders Hayden

Dr. Anders Hayden is an Associate Professor at Dalhousie University (Halifax, NS, Canada) in Political Science. His research interests include green growth, alternative measurements of prosperity and wellbeing, and politics of climate change. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

32 MIN2019 JUN 22
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76. Green Growth: Reducing Work Hours & Alternatives to GDP Measurements w/ Dr. Anders Hayden

75. Curing Diseases and Improving Drugs with Light w/ Dr. Jennifer Dionne

Dr. Jennifer Dionne is an Associate Professor at Stanford University (Stanford, CA, USA) in Materials Science and Engineering. Her research interests include developing new optical materials and microscopies. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

35 MIN2019 JUN 21
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75. Curing Diseases and Improving Drugs with Light w/ Dr. Jennifer Dionne

74. Analyzing the Pollutants and Other Chemicals in our Atmosphere w/ Dr. Ronald Cohen

Dr. Ronald Cohen is a Professor at UC Berkeley (Berkeley, CA, USA) in Chemistry & Earth and Planetary Sciences. His research interests include atmospheric chemistry. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

20 MIN2019 JUN 15
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74. Analyzing the Pollutants and Other Chemicals in our Atmosphere w/ Dr. Ronald Cohen

73. Skateboarding: Social Impact, Park Design & More w/ Dr. Iain Borden

Dr. Iain Borden is a Professor at University College London (London, UK) in Architecture and Urban Culture. His research interests include how architecture and cities are experienced and re-used by the public. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

34 MIN2019 JUN 15
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73. Skateboarding: Social Impact, Park Design & More w/ Dr. Iain Borden

72. Integrating Technology into the Classroom w/ Prof Stephanie Castilla

Prof Stephanie Castilla is an Adjunct Professor at the Rhode Island School of Design (Providence, RI, USA) in Industrial Design. Her research interests include integrating technology into K-12 education. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

35 MIN2019 JUN 12
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72. Integrating Technology into the Classroom w/ Prof Stephanie Castilla

71. Using Fossils to Understand the Evolution of Animals w/ Dr. Javier Ortega-Hernández

Dr. Javier Ortega-Hernández is an Assistant Professor at Harvard University (Cambridge, MA, USA) in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology. His research interests include the evolution of major animal groups during the Paleozoic era (about 541 million years ago to 251 million years ago). The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

37 MIN2019 JUN 11
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71. Using Fossils to Understand the Evolution of Animals w/ Dr. Javier Ortega-Hernández

70. Communication Strategies to Cope with Cancer & HIV w/ Dr. Erin Donovan

Dr. Erin Donovan is an Associate Professor at the University of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX, USA) in Communication Studies. Her research interests include health communication, disclosure, avoidance, and uncertainty. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

34 MIN2019 JUN 7
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70. Communication Strategies to Cope with Cancer & HIV w/ Dr. Erin Donovan

69. Reducing Food Waste & Improving Food Safety w/ Dr. Julie Goddard

Dr. Julie Goddard is an Associate Professor at Cornell University (Ithaca, NY, USA) in Food Science. Her research interests include biomaterials and biointerfaces in food and agriculture. Her work is funded in part by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

32 MIN2019 JUN 7
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69. Reducing Food Waste & Improving Food Safety w/ Dr. Julie Goddard

68. Sports: Environmental Impact, International Development & Activism w/ Dr. Simon Darnell

Dr. Simon Darnell is an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto (Toronto, ON, Canada) in Kinesiology. His research interests include sociology of sport and physical activity, and social movements and activism in sport. The blog post for this episode can be found at prof-talks.com.

36 MIN2019 JUN 4
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68. Sports: Environmental Impact, International Development & Activism w/ Dr. Simon Darnell
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