Adele WolfsonNan Walsh Schow ’54 and Howard B. Schow Professor in the Physical and Natural Sciences; Professor of ChemistryB.A., Brandeis University; Ph.D., Columbia University
Biochemistry research on hormone regulation of enzymes; educational research on core concepts in biochemistry, retention of women and minorities in science.
Benjamin P. WoodAssistant Professor of Computer ScienceB.A., Williams College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Washington
Winifred Jane WoodSenior Lecturer in the Writing ProgramB.A., University of Illinois (Urbana); M.A., University of Iowa; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts (Amherst)
Interests: language, writing, media, film. How students learn to write; how writing differs across settings; electronic discourse.
Miya WoolfalkAssistant Professor of Political ScienceB.A., Stanford University; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University
Research on American political behavior, racial and ethnic politics, religion and politics, and social policy and inequality.
Elizabeth Marie YoungKnafel Assistant Professor of Humanities; Assistant Professor of Classical StudiesB.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)
Poet and scholar of Latin poetry and comparative literature.
Ina ZdorovetchiMusic Performance Faculty in HarpB.M., Bucharest University of Music; B.M., Boston Conservatory; M.M., Boston University College of Fine Arts
Artistic Director, Boston Harp Festival; Principal Harpist, Boston Lyric Opera; Top Prize Winner, 17th International Harp Contest in Israel
Paula ZeitlinSenior Music Performance Faculty in Jazz ViolinB.A., Earlham College; M.A., University of Chicago
Teach jazz violin and viola improvisation, jazz string ensembles; perform with my jazz quintet PZQ; play fiddle, enjoy all styles.
Weina ZhaoSenior Lecturer in ChineseB.A., Nanjing University; M.A., Clark University
Interests include language teaching methodology, cross-cultural communication, Chinese pedagogical grammar, and language and culture.
Eve ZimmermanBarbara Morris Caspersen Associate Professor of Humanities; Associate Professor of JapaneseB.A., University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Columbia University
Modern Japanese literature; how writers (and manga artists) use "girlhood" to express views on gender, sexuality, and history.
Dan ZitnickLecturer in Arabic LanguageB.A., M.A., University of Michigan
Teacher of Arabic language; aligns Arabic teaching pedagogy with current research in second language acquisition.