Rachel JacoffMargaret E. Deffenbaugh and LeRoy T. Carlson Professor Emerita of Comparative Literature and Italian StudiesB.A Cornell University; M.A. Radcliffe College; Ph.D. Yale University
My major interest is medieval Italian literature, especially Dante. I have also worked on medieval women writers and contemporary American poetry.
Michael JeffriesAssociate Professor of American StudiesA.B., Swarthmore College; Ph.D., Harvard University
Qualitative sociologist with emphasis on race, gender, politics, identity, and popular culture.
Phil JenningsPERA Assistant Professor of the PracticeB.A., Hamilton College; M.Ed., The College of New Jersey
Head Cross Country and Track & Field Coach
Laura JeppesenSenior Music Performance Faculty in Viola da GambaB.A., Wheaton College; M.M., Yale University
Specialist in early music string playing. Plays repertory from the medieval, Renaissance & baroque eras with internationally-known ensembles.
Jeannine JohnsonLecturer in the Writing ProgramB.A., Haverford College; Ph.D., Yale University
Teaches writing courses, serves coordinator of the writing tutors, and writes and lectures about poetry, aesthetics, and rhetoric.
Jenny Olivia JohnsonAssistant Professor of MusicB.A., Barnard College; M.M., Manhattan School of Music; Ph.D., New York University
Composer of amplified opera, scholar of music, trauma, and synaesthesia.
Doug JohnsonSenior Music Performance Faculty in Jazz PianoB.M., Michigan State University; M.M., New England Conservatory of Music
Doug is an Associate Professor at Berklee College of Music.
Kristina Niovi JonesAdjunct Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences; Director, Wellesley College Botanic GardensB.S., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of California
Ecologist with a dual Wellesley role: Director of the Botanic Gardens and faculty member in Biology and Environmental Studies.
William A. JosephProfessor of Political ScienceB.A., Cornell University; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University
Bill Joseph's major area of research interest is contemporary Chinese politics and ideology, particularly the radicalism of Mao Zedong and its impact on China's political and economic development.
Joseph P. JoyceProfessor of EconomicsB.S.F.S., Georgetown University; M.A., Ph.D., Boston University
Research deals with financial globalization, IMF; teaches courses in macroeconomics; faculty director, Albright Institute
Marion R. JustWilliam R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Political ScienceB.A., Barnard College; M.A., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., Columbia University
Research and teaching focuses on elections, politics, and the media.