The Faculty

The Neubauer Family Assistant Professors Program at the University of Chicago supports tenure-track appointments for up to 20 of the nation’s most outstanding early-career faculty annually. Each year, new Neubauer Family Assistant Professors join a multidisciplinary cohort that convenes regularly for lectures, research presentations, and other programming.

Chibueze Amanchukwu

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2019–24
Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering


Clay Córdova

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2019–24
Department of Physics


René D. Flores

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2018–23
Department of Sociology


Adom Getachew

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2017–22
Department of Political Science and the College


Janelle R. Goodwill

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2020–25
School of Social Service Administration


Niels Gormsen

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2018–23
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business


Ryan Jobson

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2019–24
Department of Anthropology


Anne Karing

Anne Karing

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2021–26
Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics and the College


Sarah King

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2018–23
Department of Chemistry


Sharese King

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2020–25
Department of Linguistics


Sam Light

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2019–24
Department of Microbiology


Chong Liu

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2018–23
Institute for Molecular Engineering


Pascal Noel

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2017–22
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business


Andrew Ollett

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2019–24
Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations


Maanasa Raghavan

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2018–23
Department of Human Genetics


Danielle Roper

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2018–23
Department of Romance Languages and Literatures


Heather Sarsons

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2019–24
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business


Allison Squires

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2019–24
Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering


Weixin Tang

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2019–24
Department of Chemistry


Blase Ur

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2017–22
Department of Computer Science


Anna Wuttig

Anna Wuttig

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, 2021–26
Department of Chemistry


Current Neubauer Family
Assistant Professors