Maurice Baynard

Visiting Assistant Professor, Critical Studies

MS, Drexel University
BA, Eastern University

Contact Info

Critical Studies

Terra Hall 801

Maurice holds a Masters Degree in Cell and Molecular Biology from Medical College of Pennsylvania and completed his Doctoral work in Sleep and Chronobiology at the Unit for Experimental Psychiatry in the School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Maurice has developed courses in Biology, Anatomy & Physiology, Chronobiology, Neurobiology and Scientific Problem Solving.

Most recently, Maurice has worked to attract and retain highly qualified teachers in Math and the Sciences to Philly schools, co-founded edIQ, an initiative dedicated to providing STEM-based technology resources to underserved schools. He is the managing partner of CASTBRIGHT, LLC, a digital strategy resource company geared towards educational and medical institutions, Co-Founder of The, a designer consultancy firm focused on the needs of women and minority-led startups, and Co-producer and host of The 10,000 hours podcast, highlighting the untold histories of local innovators and thought leaders.