House Fellows are active community members affiliated with a specific House in the West Campus House System. House Fellows contribute to the intellectual and social life of the House through programs, activities, discussions, screenings, workshops, arts events, etc. House Fellows are assigned to a member of our student staff (either a Graduate Resident Fellow or an undergraduate Student Assistant) who serves as the liaison to the student body.
Steve Ceci received his doctorate in developmental psychology from the University of Exeter, England, where he studied children’s recollections—a topic that would later be expanded to include children’s eyewitness
testimony in criminal cases.
Jeff Doyle is chair of the Section of Plant Breeding & Genetics, and is a professor of plant systematics, evolutionary genomics. He and his wife Jane, are regulars at Keeton House Dinners and Receptions.
Irene Eibenstein-Alvisi is a Senior Lecturer of Romance Studies.
Dr. Jada Hamilton, MD serves as staff physician at Cornell Health. As a family physician, she provides a wide range of primary care to students, faculty and staff to include preventive and wellness care, procedures, and acute and urgent care.
Cliff Kraft knows exactly what it’s like to be an undergraduate here at Cornell
– he graduated Big Red in 1975, with concentrations in biology and history.
He even lived on West Campus his freshman year, before Keeton was built.
Gilly Leshed is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Information Science, where she also directs the professional masters degree program (MPS).
Felix Litvinsky is a Managing Director of Blackstone LaunchPad at Cornell University, an experiential university wide entrepreneurship program offering coaching, ideation and venture creation support to students, alumni, staff and faculty.
Henriette Lundgren is an international scholar-practitioner in the field of human resource development (HRD). As talent manager at Corning Inc., Henriette helps people to learn, expand and work together with better results and more fun.
Beth is a Clinical Professor of Law and founder of Cornell’s Farmworker’s Legal Assistance Clinic. She is a practicing lawyer and advocates for low-income asylum seekers, farmworkers and their families in local, state, federal and international fora.
Vida is a professor in the Sociology Department and studies social inequality and how it comes about. She is an expert in demography, social inequality and mobility, social disparities in health and the intersection of gender, parenting, and work.
David Mimno is an Assistant Professor of Information Science, with a Ph.D. in Computer Science and undergrad training in Classics. His work applies new text mining and machine learning techniques to research problems in the humanities.
Bob Sternberg is professor of human development in the School of Human Ecology at Cornell. He spent 30 years as a professor of psychology and education at Yale. He then worked as a university administrator for 8 years in 3 different universities.
Malte Ziewitz is an Assistant Professor and Mills Family Faculty Fellow at the Department of Science & Technology Studies. Broadly based in STS, ethnography, and public policy, Malte studies new forms of governance in digitally networked environments.