Fellowship Committee

The Fellowship Committee

The Naughton Fellowship operates under the guidance of a Fellowship Committee. Its members include:

  • Brian M. Baker, Rev. John A. Zahm Professor and Chair of Chemistry & Biochemistry; Naughton Fellowship Committee Chair
  • John Boland, Professor of Chemistry at Trinity College Dublin
  • Laura Carlson, Vice President and Associate Provost, and Dean of the Graduate School, Professor of Psychology
  • Mary Galvin, William K. Warren Foundation Dean of the College of Science, Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry
  • Peter Kilpatrick, Matthew H. McCloskey Dean of the College of Engineering, Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
  • Fr. Sean McGraw, C.S.C., Assistant Professor of Political Science
  • Rachael Naughton, Manager of the Naughton Foundation
  • Kevin Whelan, Michael Smurfit Director of the Keough-Naughton Notre Dame Center in Dublin, Ireland


Support Committee

The team also includes a Support Committee, as follows:

  • Robert Cunningham, Senior Director of Finance and Administration in the College of Engineering
  • Heidi Deethardt, Administrative Assistant, NDnano
  • Joanne Fahey, Director of Communications in Notre Dame Research
  • Brian Flaherty, Associate Director of Budget and Operations in the Graduate School
  • David Murphy, Associate Dean of Entrepreneurship for the Colleges of Science and Engineering, Director of ESTEEM