Faculty & Staff
Associate Professor of American Studies
A.B., Harvard College; B.A., M.A., Trinity College (Cambridge); M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University
Interdisciplinary scholar with focus on American literature; biographer of the James family; historian of the Belle Époque.
Knafel Assistant Professor of Social Sciences; Assistant Professor of American Studies
A.B., Swarthmore College; Ph.D., Harvard University
Qualitative sociologist with emphasis on race, gender, politics, identity, and popular culture.
Professor of Engish
A.B., Harvard College; Ph.D., Yale University
My research and teaching span two areas, British eighteenth and nineteenth century prose fiction, and Asian American literature.
Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in American Studies
B.A., University of California (Berkeley); M.S., University of Edinburgh; M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University
Cultural historian researching 20th century American empire and Philippine history.