Martha Gauthier, who joins the MacMurray faculty as an assistant professor in the Biology Program, has expertise in molecular ecology, population and conservation genetics, botany and invasion biology.
Gauthier received her Ph.D. in tropical plant and soil science from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
Tamara O’Hearn-Amman has been hired as a writing specialist at MacMurray College.
O’Hearn-Amman has nearly 20 years of experience teaching writing and will work as the coordinator of the college’s Writing Program.
O’Hearn-Amman previously served as a director of the Writing Center at Manchester University in Indiana. She was also an assistant director of the Writing Program at Ball State University.