Associate Professor of EconomicsB.S., Rice University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Los Angeles)
Research in applied macroeconomics, with an emphasis on issues related to consumer finance and labor markets.
Coach/Collaborative KeyboardistB.M., Toho School of Music (Tokyo); M.M., New England Conservatory
Active soloist, chamber musician and collaborative pianist.
Professor of EnglishB.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)
Interested in 18th-century British literature and culture, literary theory, and Milton.
Professor of German StudiesStaatsexamen, Universität Tübingen; M.A., Ph.D., Yale University
Comparative Literary Studies and Chair of German Studies at Wellesley College. Research and teaching in the fields of comparative literature, Jewish Studies, media studies, and literature.
Margaret Hamm Professor of PsychologyA.B., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Michigan
Teaches personality psychology and optimism & pessimism. Researches strategies people use to pursue goals and how self-knowledge influences adaptation, performance, & social relationships.
Nan Walsh Schow ‘54 and Howard B. Schow Professor in the Physical and Natural Sciences; Professor of Chemistry; Dean of Faculty AffairsB.A., Smith College; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology
Expertise in DNA damage and bacterial biophysics.