Dr. Eric Swank serves as the associate director of NCUIRE. He teaches research classes in Social & Cultural Analysis and brings expertise in designing, managing and evaluating undergraduate research experiences. He writes on issues of sexual prejudice and political activism, loves talking research with students, and has published over ten peer-reviewed articles with undergraduate students.
Dr. Ferry is the Associate Dean of Research and Strategic Initiatives. She works with New College faculty and administration to move forward strategic research, programmatic, or community-facing initiatives and advance research and external funding within New College. She works closely with Dr. Swank to execute the mission of NCUIRE and other experiential learning opportunties for undergraduates.