Faculty: Burke Elected AAAS Fellow; Tanner Reviews Psychology Text

| January 9, 2012

Recent accomplishments by Webster faculty:

Mary Eileen Burke

Webster adjunct professor Mary Eileen Burke, CEO of the Academy of Science of St. Louis, has been elected a fellow in the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). The recognition will become official Feb. 18, 2012, at the AAAS annual meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Burke was elected for her regional and national leadership in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) outreach. She is currently president of the Triangle Coalition for Science and Technology Education, secretary of the National Association of Academies of Science and vice chair of the Explorers Club – St. Louis Chapter.

She holds a master’s degree in Management and Leadership from Webster University and is an adjunct professor in the School of Communications and the George Herbert Walker School of Business and Technology.

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Robert Tanner

Adjunct professor of Counseling Robert Tanner, Albuquerque Metropolitan Campus, N.M., recently completed a professional review of the new edition of the undergraduate text, Exploring Psychology, by David G. Meyers, published by Worth Publishers. Click here for more information.

In addition to teaching graduate classes at Webster, Tanner heads the counseling department at Albuquerque Academy, grade 6-12 private college preparatory school, and teaches psychology classes at Central New Mexico Community College. He also volunteers as a crisis intervention counselor for the American Red Cross.


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