Faculty Profiles

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Z
  • Senior Coach/Collaborative Keyboardist
    B.M., M.M, San Francisco Conservatory of Music
  • Senior Music Performance Faculty in Piano and Keyboard Skills; Co-Director, Wellesley Chamber Music Society
    B.M., M.M., New England Conservatory of Music

    Assistant Director of the Chamber Music Society

  • Lecturer in Chinese
    B.A., Nanjing Normal University; M.A., Fudan University

    Specialized in teaching Chinese as a foreign language; also a translator of literary fiction from English to Chinese.

  • Lecturer in Mathematics
    A.B., Harvard University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

    Background in theoretical particle physics, focusing on a conjectured equivalence between certain quantum field theories and certain string theories.

  • Freedom Project Postdoctoral Fellow
    B.A., Istanbul University (Turkey); M.A., Ph.D., Loyola University (Chicago)

    Interested in the sociology of religion, human rights, political sociology, globalization, Islamic socio-political thought, and Islam/Muslims in the West.

  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry
    B.S., University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill) ; Ph.D, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Interested in protein engineering, optical sensors, Parkinson’s disease, brain injury, teaching introductory chemistry and biochemistry.

  • Music Instructor in Voice

    My students will experience a holistic approach to singing, rooted in sound pedagogy, artistic passion, and above all, compassion.

  • Dorothy and Charles Jenkins, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Neuroscience
    B.A., Northwestern University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts (Amherst)

    Research areas include neuroendocrinology, estrogen and progestin action, brain and behavior.
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  • Associate Professor of Psychology
    B.A., Bates College; M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University

    Licensed clinical psychologist investigating risk and resilience factors that protect against developmental psychopathology in childhood and adolescence.

  • Senior Music Performance Faculty in Cello
    B.M., Oberlin Conservatory; M.M., Juilliard School

    In addition to her work in the Music Dept. at Wellesley, Rebecca is currently a member of the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and has performed with Opera Boston, the Chamber Orchestra of Boston, The Boston Modern Orchestra Project and Cantata Singers.

  • Chung Family Professor in Data and Computational Science; Professor of Computer Science
    B.A., Amherst College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Washington

    Professor of computational biology and computer science.

  • Senior Lecturer in Japanese
    B.A., Kansai University (Osaka); Ed.M., Ph.D., Boston University

    Co-director of Japanese Program; study abroad advisor in Japan; applied linguist.

  • Theatre Production Manager
    M.F.A., Purchase College (State University of New York)

    Theatre production lecturer, production manager, and professional set designer.

  • Senior Lecturer in French and Francophone Studies
    D.U.T., Institut Universitaire de Technologie, (Brest); M.A., State University of New York (Stony Brook); Ph.D., University of California (Santa Barbara)

    A specialist of the 19th-century French novel; interests include the French novel, pedagogy, cultural studies, and the autobiography.

  • Lewis Atterbury Stimson Professor in Mathematics
    A.B., Harvard University; M.S., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

    Research specialty in graph theory and partially ordered sets, teaches across the mathematics curriculum, outreach to K-12 teachers.

  • Kathryn Wasserman Davis Professor of Slavic Studies; Professor of History
    B.A., University of Rochester; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

    Historian of Russia, current research on Russian historical memory of the Soviet past.

  • Associate Professor of Computer Science
    S.B., M.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Programs and programming languages are at the heart of both my teaching and research.

  • Professor of Environmental Studies
    B.S., Washington and Lee University; A.M., Brown University; Ph.D., Princeton University

    Researcher on the recent history of U.S. environmental politics and policy, including public lands, climate change, and science and technology.

  • Senior Lecturer in Education
    B.A., Clark University; M.Ed., Framingham State College

    Experienced educator with interests in children's literature, literacy learning, fostering communities of learners, and special education.

  • Hess Fellow and Visiting Lecturer in Computer Science
    B.A., University of California (Santa Cruz); M.F.A. School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Tufts University

    Transdisciplinary collaboration via making, fabrication, digitizing the physical world, and physicalizing the digital world