Faculty Profiles

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  • 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.

  • Luella LaMer Professor of Women's Studies; Professor of Sociology
    A.B., M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)
  • Lecturer in Theatre Studies; Director of Theatre and 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.

  • 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.

  • Associate Professor of History
    A.B., Smith College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

    Medieval historian of southern Italy and the Mediterranean, with special interest in the relationship between Christian, Muslim, and Jewish communities.

  • Associate Professor of History
    B.A., Stanford University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

    Scholar of urban history and urban economic and political development in South Asia.

  • Associate Professor of Spanish
    B.A., Mount Holyoke College; A.M., Harvard University

    Language & Literature Pedagogy; social justice- race and class; Print & Audiovisual  Interactive Resources; immersion; study abroad; I am a teacher, author, editor and teacher-trainer

  • Visiting Lecturer in Music
    B.A., Tufts University; M.M., Boston Conservatory; A.M., Ph.D., Duke University
  • Barbara Morris Caspersen Professor of Humanities; Professor of Art
    M.F.A., Museum of Fine Arts (Boston)

    Visual artist doing work that attempts to understand the object quality of images.

  • Associate Professor of American Studies
    B.A., Harvard University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

    Interdisciplinary scholar studying race and ethnic identities and popular culture in Latin America and U.S. Latina/o communities.

  • Senior Lecturer in Theatre Studies
    B.S., Emerson College; M.A., Lesley College

    Passionate about developing and presenting creative works for the stage and film, bringing performance opportunities to artists of all ages, and producing community-focused events.

     

  • Instructor in Biological Sciences Laboratory
    A.B., Harvard University; Ph.D., Stanford University

    Research and teaching interests in microbiology, cellular, and molecular biology.

  • Professor of English
    B.A., Wellesley College; J.D., Harvard Law School; Ph.D., Boston University

    Research and teaching focuses on the 19th-and 20th-century British novel.

  • William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of History and Classical Studies
    B.A., University of Pennsylvania; B.A., University of London; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

    Classicist and historian of Greek and Roman history, ancient religion and warfare, Alexander the Great, and Jewish History.

  • Curator of Special Collections & Visiting Lecturer, Art Department
    B.A., Middlebury College; M.S., Simmons College
  • Anne Pierce Rogers Professor of American Literature; Professor of English
    B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

    Americanist, translator, performer (music, theater), verse-writer, pacifist.

  • Norma Wilentz Hess Professor of Economics
    A.B., Princeton University; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Public finance theorist interested in the role of government in taxation and insurance markets.

  • Lecturer in Education; Director, Elementary Education Program
    B.A., Sarah Lawrence College; MS. Ed. Bank Street College of Education, Ed.D., Harvard University

    Research on teacher education, urban education, teacher and youth participatory action research, and the unity of theory and practice in education.

  • Director of the Book Studies Program; Lecturer in Art
    A.B., Bryn Mawr College; M.F.A., University of Alabama; Ph.D. Simmons College
  • Lecturer in Music; Co-Director, Wellesley Chamber Music Society; Music Performance Faculty in Cello
    B.M., Eastman School; M.M., University of Akron; D.M.A., SUNY (Stony Brook)
  • Associate Professor of Sociology
    B.A., Mississippi College; M.A., University of Memphis; Ph.D., University of Virginia