Faculty Profiles

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  • James Michael Petterson

    Professor of French
    B.A., Reed College; M.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

    Engaged in studying French poetry in its relation to contemporary French, philosophy, aesthetics, and intellectual history.

  • Caitlin Pickul

    Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
    B.S., Providence College; M.B.A., Loyola University Chicago

    Assistant soccer coach; assistant director of strength and conditioning.

  • Jessica Polito

    Lecturer in the Quantitative Reasoning Program
    B.A., Harvard University; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)
  • Anjali Prabhu

    Professor of French
    B.A., Jawaharlal Nehru University (India); M.A., Purdue University; Ph.D., Duke University

    Works in postcolonial studies, Francophone studies, cultural theory (especially French theory), cinema studies, African studies.

  • Rhys Price Jones

    Visiting Lecturer in Computer Science
    B.A., M.A., Oxford University; M.Sc., University of Calgary; Ph.D., University of London; M.Sc., Indiana University

    Rhys likes to challenge students, conventions, preconceptions and the status quo. Your help is appreciated.

  • Ruth Anna Putnam

    Professor Emerita of Philosophy
    B.Sc. U.C.L.A., Ph.D. U.C.L.A.

    As an undergraduate Chemistry major, she fell in love with Philosophy of Science and later turned to other areas of Philosophy. 

  • Jennie E. Pyers

    Associate Professor of Psychology
    B.A., Smith College; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

    Research interests include the relationship between language and cognition, bilingualism, and the psycholinguistics of sign languages.

  • Ginny Quinan

    Instructor in Neuroscience Laboratory
    B.A., Regis College

    Instructs laboratories at the 100 and 200 levels and shares an enthusiasm for hands-on learning in neuroscience.

  • Ryan Alexander Quintana

    Assistant Professor of History
    B.A., University of Tennessee (Knoxville); M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

    Historian of race, slavery, space, and the state in the late colonial and early national eras.

  • William W. Quivers

    Associate Professor of Physics
    B.S., Morehouse College; S.M., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Theorist interested in laser spectroscopy, effects of collisions on coherent processes in atoms, issues of race in science and medicine.

  • Amira Quraishi

  • Eve Rabinoff

    Visiting Lecturer in Philosophy
    B.A., University of Guelph; M.A., St. John's College; Ph.D., Boston College

    An ancient philosopher working primarily on Aristotle’s ethics and moral psychology.

  • Mala Radhakrishnan

    Assistant Professor of Chemistry
    A.B., Harvard University; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Interested in computational biophysical chemistry, analysis/design of drugs and other biological molecules, and creatively teaching chemistry.

  • Smitha Radhakrishnan

    Assistant Professor of Sociology
    A.B., M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

    Interested in globalization, gender, and nationalism; and in interdisciplinary, interactive learning in the classroom.

  • Marta Rainer

    Marta Rainer

    Visiting Lecturer in Theatre Studies
    B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Antioch University

    As performer, teacher, director, and writer, I aim to strike a balance between irreverence, honor, gleeful failure, discipline, and fervor.

  • Yasmine Ramadan

    Yasmine Ramadan

    Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Middle Eastern Studies
    B.A., M.A., American University (Cairo); M.A., M.Phil., Columbia University

    Research focuses on modern and contemporary Arabic literature, comparative literature, post colonialism, and spatial theory.

  • Carlos Ramos

    Professor of Spanish
    Licenciatura, Universidad Central de Barcelona; M.A., Emerson College; Ph.D., Boston University

    Teaching and research focused on 19th, 20th and 21st century Spanish peninsular literature and cultural history.

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