Faculty Spotlights

Learn more about the faculty at College of DuPage.

2017-2018 Outstanding Faculty Award Winner


Tom Carter

Tom Carter, professor of Physics at College of DuPage, has been named the College-Wide Outstanding Full-Time Faculty Member for 2017-2018.

Spotlight on Meteorology


Paul Sirvatka

Faculty Spotlight on Paul Sirvatka, College of DuPage professor of meteorology.

Faculty Spotlight

  • Spotlight: Nicole Matos

    Nicole MatosEnglish

    “I enjoy teaching writing because it is a subject many students are afraid of, and it is very rewarding to me to see them leave my classes no longer afraid. I hope students will take away from my classes the confidence that dedication and effort are the key to writing success."

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  • Spotlight: Erich Hauenstein

    Erich HauensteinMathematics

    “I am impressed by the wonderful collection of devoted faculty and staff at our College who genuinely desire to impart wisdom and learning to our students."

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  • Spotlight: Carley Kopecky

    Carley KopeckyPhysics

    “Physics is fascinating. I enjoy learning new things and learning how to attack new problems, and helping other people to learn and build those same skills is extremely rewarding for me.”

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  • Spotlight: Josh Price

    Josh PriceHumanities

    “It is the radically interdisciplinary approach to the study of humanity that I find most interesting, and the Humanities program at COD offers such an approach.”

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  • Spotlight: David Ouellette

    David OuelletteArt

    “Art history is not just about pictures some dead guy made at some unknowable point in the past. It’s about understanding the human drive to take ideas and make them visible, make them tangible."

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  • Spotlight: Larinda Dixon

    Larinda DixonNursing

    "Teaching allows me to witness the joy of learning and growth in each of my students and to contribute to the future and the legacy of the nursing profession." 

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