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Ben Gorvine

Faculty-in-Residence |  Southwest Area

Faculty-in-Residence | Southwest Area

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  • Office: Swift Hall, 2029 Sheridan Road, Room #306, Evanston, Illinois 60208
  • Phone: 847-467-1839

Along with serving as the Faculty-in-Residence for the Southwest Area, Ben plays multiple roles in the undergraduate experience. He is the Associate Chair and Lead Adviser in a large major (Psychology), and he is the co-adviser to the Northwestern chapter of Psi Chi (the International Honor Society in Psychology). Prior to his time as a Faculty-in Residence, Ben was the Faculty Chair of Shepard Residential College. Ben’s teaching and writing revolve around statistical and research methods, though his background in Clinical and Developmental Psychology has informed syllabi and publications around topics such as adolescence and fatherhood.


Awards and Honors

  • Associated Student Government (ASG) Faculty Honor Roll (2012, 2015, 2019)
  • School of Professional Studies (SPS) Distinguished Teaching Award (2017)
  • Award for Excellence in Teaching, Northwestern University Undergraduate Psychology Association (2014, 2016)
  • Weinberg College Arts and Sciences Alumni Teaching Award (2014)
  • Panhellenic Faculty Appreciation Award for excellence in undergraduate teaching, (2013)