Faculty Roster

This is a list of the Wellesley College faculty for the 2018-19 academic year

Accurate as of July 1, 2018

Rachid Aadnani
Senior Lecturer in Middle Eastern Studies
B.A., Universite Moulay Ismail (Morocco); M.A., Dartmouth College; Ph.D., Binghamton University

Ama Baafra AbebereseA
Assistant Professor of Economics
B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University

Kris Adams
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Vocal Jazz
B.M., Berklee College of Music; M.M., New England Conservatory of Music

Marjorie Agosin A2
Professor of Spanish
B.A., University of Georgia; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University

Eliko Akahori
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Piano
Director, Music Performance Program
B.M., Kunitachi College of Music (Japan); M.M., D.M.A., New England Conservatory of Music

Robin M. Akert
Professor of Psychology
B.A., University of California (Santa Cruz); M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

Fred Aldrich
Music Performance Faculty in French Horn
B.M., New England Conservatory of Music

Emily Altier
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., Niagara University

Scott D. Anderson
Lecturer in Computer Science
B.S., Yale University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts (Amherst)

Margaret Angelini
Director, Guild of Carillonneurs
B.A., Wellesley College; M.M., New England Conservatory

Andrew Arceci
Director, Collegium Musicum
B.M., John Hopkins University; M.M., The Juilliard School; M.S.T., University of Oxford

Diego Arciniegas
Senior Lecturer in Theatre Studies
B.A., Williams College

Justin Armstrong
Lecturer in Writing and Anthropology
B.A., Wilfred Laurier University (Waterloo, ON); M.A., Ph.D., McMaster University (Hamilton, ON)

Antonio J. Arraiza Rivera
Assistant Professor of Spanish
B.S., University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras; Ph.D., Harvard University 

Chris R. Arumainayagam
Professor of Chemistry
A.B., Harvard University; Ph.D., Stanford University

Angela Bahns
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., Pomona College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Kansas

Amy Banzaert
Lecturer in Engineering
Director of Engineering Studies
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Daniela Bartalesi-Graf
Lecturer in Italian Studies
B.A., Harvard University Extension School; M.A., Tufts University

Maria del Mar Bassa Vanrell
Visiting Lecturer in Spanish
B.A., University of the Balearic Islands, Spain; M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Christine Bassem A2
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
B.S., Ain Shams University; M.S., German University in Cairo; Ph.D., Boston University

Erin Royston Battat
Visiting Lecturer in the Writing Program
B.A., Georgetown University; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

James Battat
Associate Professor of Physics
Sc.B., Brown University; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

Deborah E. Bauer
Lecturer in Neuroscience
B.A., Wellesley College; Ph.D., University of Michigan

Rebecca Bedell
Associate Professor of Art
B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Ph.D., Yale University

Melissa A. Beers
Senior Instructor in Biological Sciences Laboratory
B.S., University of New Hampshire; Ph.D., Cornell University

Bridget Belgiovine
PERA Professor of the Practice
Director of Athletics
B.S., Trenton State College; M.Ed., Springfield College

Rebecca Belisle
Assistant Professor of Physics
B.A., Franklin W. Olin College; M.P., University of Bath; Ph.D., Stanford University

Barbara S. Beltz
Allene Lummis Russell Professor of Neuroscience
B.A., Mount Holyoke College; M.S., Ph.D., Princeton University

Robert S. Berg
Professor of Physics
A.B., Princeton University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Patricia Gray Berman
Theodora L. and Stanley H. Feldberg Professor of Art
B.A., Hampshire College; M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Ashley Bernstein
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.S., Southern New Hampshire University

Gurminder Kaur Bhogal
Catherine Mills Davis Associate Professor of Music
B.Mus (Hons), Royal College of Music; M.Mus., King’s College, University of London; Ph.D., University of Chicago

Frank L. Bidart
Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities
Professor of English
B.A., University of California (Riverside); A.M., Harvard University

Héléne Bilis
Associate Professor of French
B.A., Rutgers University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Steven Biller
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
B.A., Williams College; Ph.D., Stanford University

Laura Bossert-King
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Viola and Violin
B.M.,  M.M., Eastman School of Music

Ilene Boucher
Visiting Lecturer in Chemistry
B.A., Smith College; Ph.D., Boston University School of Medicine

Kathleen Boyd
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Flute
B.M., M.M., New England Conservatory of Music

Daniel J. Brabander
Frost Professor in Environmental Science
Professor of Geosciences
B.S., M.A., Binghamton University; Ph.D., Brown University

Kathleen Brogan
Associate Professor of English
B.A., Queens College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Anne Brubaker
Lecturer in the Writing Program
B.A., Dickinson College; M.A., University of Sussex (Brighton, England); Ph.D., University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)

Heather Corbally Bryant
Lecturer in the Writing Program
A.B., Harvard College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Charles Bu
William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Mathematics
B.S., M.S., Shanghai Jiao Tong University; M.S., Michigan State University; Ph.D., University of Illinois

Emily A. Buchholtz
Gordon P. Lang and Althea P. Lang ‘26 Professor of Biological Sciences
B.A., College of Wooster; M.A., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., George Washington University

Tom Burke
Ralph Emerson and Alice Freeman Palmer Professor of Political Science
B.A., University of Minnesota (Minneapolis); M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Bryan E. Burns
Associate Professor of Classical Studies
B.A., University of North Carolina; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Kristin Butcher
Marshall I. Goldman Professor of Economics
B.A., Wellesley College; M.S., London School of Economics; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

William E. Cain
Mary Jewett Gaiser Professor of English
B.A., Tufts University; M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

John S. Cameron
Professor of Biological Sciences
B.S., College of William and Mary; M.S., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts (Amherst)

Samantha Cameron
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., San Jose State University; M.A., University of California (Los Angeles)

Christopher Candland A2
Associate Professor of Political Science
B.A., Haverford College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University  

Michelle Carmell
Instructor in Biological Sciences Laboratory
B.A., Dartmouth College; Ph.D., Stony Brook University  

Angela C. Carpenter
Associate Professor of Cognitive and Linguistic Sciences
B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts (Amherst)

Dora Carrico-Moniz
Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.S., SUNY (Purchase College); M.S., Ph.D., Yale University

Margaret Deutsch Carroll
Professor of Art
B.A., Barnard College; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

Kellie Carter Jackson
Assistant Professor of Africana Studies
B.A., Howard University; M.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., Columbia University

Kimberly Cassibry
Associate Professor of Art
B.A., Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge); M.A., University of Texas (Austin); Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Margaret Cezair-Thompson
Senior Lecturer in English
B.A., Barnard College; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., City University of New York

Gil Chalamish
Lecturer in Jewish Studies
B.E.D., Beit Berl College; M.A., Boston College

Clara S. Chan
Visiting Lecturer in Mathematics
A.B., Harvard University; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Stanley S. ChangA
Mildred Lane Kemper Professor of Mathematics
B.A., University of California (Berkeley); M.A., Cambridge University (England); Ph.D., University of Chicago

Robert A. Charlton
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., Boston University

Jonathan M. Cheek
Professor of Psychology
B.A., George Washington University; M.A., University of Texas (Austin); Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Dai Chen
Senior Lecturer in Chinese
B.A., Shanghai Teachers’ University; M.A., University of Iowa

Stephen Chen
Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.A., Rutgers University; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Dan Chiasson
Lorraine C. Wang Professor of English
B.A., Amherst College; Ph.D., Harvard University

Calvin T. Chin
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics

Jennifer Chudy
Assistant Professor of Political Science
A.B., Brown University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Courtney C. Coile
Professor of Economics
A.B., Harvard College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

David Collins
Coach/Collaborative Keyboardist
B.M., Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo); M.M., University of Wisconsin (Madison); Ph.D., New England Conservatory of Music

Glorianne Collver-Jacobson
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Guitar and Lute
B.A., University of California (Berkeley)

Julie Colwell
Visiting Lecturer in Environmental Studies
B.A., University of San Diego; M.Sc., Ph.D.,  Michigan State University

Catia Confortini
Associate Professor of Peace and Justice Studies
B.S., Università degli Studi di Firenze; M.A., University of Notre Dame; Ph.D., University of Southern California

Elena Tajima Creef A2
Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies
B.A., University of California (Riverside); M.A., University of California (Santa Barbara); Ph.D., University of California (Santa Cruz)

Lee Cuba
Professor of Sociology
B.S., Southern Methodist University; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Selwyn R. CudjoeA
Professor of Africana Studies
B.A., M.A., Fordham University; Ph.D., Cornell University

Thomas Orton CushmanA
Deffenbaugh de Hoyos Carlson Professor in the Social Sciences
Professor of Sociology
B.A., Saint Michael’s College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Louise Darling A1
Knafel Assistant Professor of Natural Sciences
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
B.S., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., Rice University

Venita Datta
Professor of French
A.B., Bryn Mawr College; M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Andrew Davis
Lecturer in Computer Science
B.A., Yale University; M.A., University of Texas at Austin; M.S., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Helena de Bres A2
Associate Professor of Philosophy
B.A., Victoria University; M.A., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Elizabeth R. DeSombreA
Camilla Chandler Frost Professor of Environmental Studies
B.A., Oberlin College; Ph.D., Harvard University

Richard Delacy
Lecturer in South Asia Studies
B.A., University of Melbourne (Australia); M.A., Monash University (Australia); M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Catherine R. Delcourt
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
B.A., Wellesley College; M.S., Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology

Christen Deveney
Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Rachel Deyette Werkema
Visiting Lecturer in Economics
B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Viriginia Gabriela Diaz
Music Performance Faculty in Violin
B.M., M.M., New England Conservatory of Music

Alexander J. Diesl
Theresa Mall Mullarkey Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.A., M.A., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Bonnie M. Dix
PERA Associate Professor of the Practice
B.S., University of Vermont; M.S., University of Tennessee (Knoxville)

Nicholas K. Doe
Senior Instructor in Chemistry Laboratory
B.A., M.S., University of California (Santa Cruz); M.A., Stanford University

Jocelyne L. Dolce
Senior Instructor in Biological Sciences Laboratory
B.Sc., M.Sc., University of Rhode Island

Juyao Dong
Visiting Lecturer in Chemistry
B.S., Nanjing University; Ph.D., University of California (Los Angeles)

Carol Dougherty
Margaret E. Deffenbaugh and LeRoy T. Carlson Professor in Comparative Literature
Professor of Classical Studies
B.A., Stanford University; M.A., University of California (Santa Barbara); M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

Thomas Duprey
Music Instructor in Jazz and Classical Trumpet
B.M., Crane School of Music; M.M., New England Conservatory

Geraldine O. Echebiri
Instructor in Chemistry Laboratory
B.S., Goucher College; Ph.D., University of Maryland (College Park)

Sylvaine V. Egron-Sparrow
Senior Lecturer in French
Licence de Lettres Modernes, Université de Haute Bretagne; Maîtrise de Français et de Linguistique, Université de Vincennes

Sharon K. Elkins
Professor of Religion
B.A., Stetson University; M.T.S., Harvard Divinity School; Ph.D., Harvard University

David Ellerby
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
B.S., University of Manchester, UK; Ph.D., University of Leeds, UK

Susan H. EllisonA
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
B.A, Washington University; M.T.S., Harvard Divinity School; A.M., Ph.D., Brown University

Donald E. Elmore
Professor of Chemistry
B.A., Grinnell College; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology

Alla L. Epsteyn A2
Senior Lecturer in Russian
M.A., Moscow University; Ph.D., Academy of Sciences Institute of World History (Russia)

Oscar E. Fernandez
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Faculty Director, Pforzheimer Learning and Teaching Center
B.A., B.S., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Michigan (Ann Arbor)

Daniel FetterA
Associate Professor of Economics
B.A., Wesleyan University; M.Sc., London School of Economics and Political Science; Ph.D., Harvard University

Paul Fisher
Associate Professor of American Studies
A.B., Harvard College; B.A., M.A., Trinity College (Cambridge); M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Sabriya Fisher
Assistant Professor of Cognitive and Linguistic Sciences
B.A., Binghamton University; M.S., University of Lyon; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Meredith Fluke
Visiting Lecturer in Art
B.A., University of Chicago; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

Nolan T. Flynn
Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.A., St. Olaf College; Ph.D., University of Illinois

Claire Fontijn
Phyllis Henderson Carey Professor of Music
B.A., Oberlin College; Certificate, The Royal Conservatory of The Hague; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University

Lili Foti
Visiting Lecturer in Chinese
B.A., National Taiwan University; M.A., National Taiwan University; Ph.D, University of Connecticut

Cibele Freire
Norma Wilentz Hess Fellow in Computer Science
B.S., Federal University of Ceara; M.Sc., Ph.D., University of Massachussetts

Richard G. French
Louise Sherwood McDowell and Sarah Frances Whiting Professor of Astrophysics
Professor of Astronomy
B.A., M.S., Ph.D., Cornell University

Alice T. Friedman A2
Grace Slack McNeil Professor of American Art
Professor of Art
A.B., Radcliffe College; M.Phil., University of London; Ph.D., Harvard University

Gale Fuller
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Voice
B.M., Peabody Conservatory of Music; M.M., New England Conservatory of Music

Marie-Cécile Ganne-Schiermeier
Lecturer in French
M.A., Ph.D., Boston University

Corinne A. Gartner
Associate Professor of Philosophy
B.A., M.A., Stanford University; Ph.D., Princeton University

Barbara Geller
Professor of Religion
A.B., Princeton University; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University

C. Pat Giersch
Professor of History
B.A., Dartmouth College; Ph.D., Yale University

Beth Gifford
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.S., Northeastern University

Kathleen W. Gilbert
Instructor in Geosciences Laboratory
B.A., Smith College; M.S., University of Miami

Catherine Keane Gilhuly
Professor of Classical Studies
B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Leigh Gilmore
Distinguished Visiting Professor in Women's and Gender Studies
B.A., University of Washington; M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington

Tracy R. Gleason
Professor of Psychology
A.B., Dartmouth College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Sharon M. H. Gobes A2
Associate Professor of Neuroscience
B.Sc., M.Sc., Leiden University; Ph.D., Utrecht (The Netherlands)

Stacie Goddard
Professor of Political Science
A.B., University of Chicago; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University

Kariann E. Goldschmitt A2
Assistant Professor of Music
B.A., University of California (Los Angeles); M.A., University of California (San Diego); Ph.D., University of California (Los Angeles)

Octavio R. Gonazalez
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A., Pennsylvania State University; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University

Robert Goree
Assistant Professor of Japanese
B.A., Westmont College; M.A., Columbia University; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

John Goss
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
B.S., Rhodes College; M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Lisa Graham
Evelyn Barry Director of the Choral Program
Lecturer in Music
B.A., Sonoma State College; M.M., D.M.A., University of Southern California

CoriEllen Grande
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics

Katherine GrandjeanA
Associate Professor of History
B.A., Yale University; Ph.D., Harvard University

Laura Grattan A1
Jane Bishop '51 Associate Professor of Political Science
B.A., College of William and Mary; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University

Nikki A. Greene
Assistant Professor of Art
B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Delaware

Brenna W. Greer
Knafel Assistant Professor of Social Sciences
Assistant Professor of History
B.A., Beloit College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Alden Griffith
Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies
B.A., Wesleyan University; Ph.D., University of California (Santa Cruz)

Simon Grote
Wellesley Faculty Assistant Professor of History
A.B., Harvard University; M.Phil., Cambridge University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Scott E. Gunther
Professor of French
B.A., Cornell University; D.E.A., Ecole Normale Superieure & Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales; J.D., Ph.D., New York University

Evelina Guzauskyte
Associate Professor of Spanish
B.A., Middlebury College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University

Koichi Hagimoto A1
Associate Professor of Spanish
B.A., Soka University of America; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Nadya S. Hajj
Assistant Professor of Peace & Justice Studies
B.A., University of Virginia; M.A., Ph.D., Emory University

Nancy Abraham Hall
Senior Lecturer in Spanish
B.A., Smith College; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Mona Lambracht Hall
Senior Instructor in Chemistry Laboratory
B.A., Russell Sage College; Ph.D., Tufts University

Katherine L. Hall
Lecturer in Physics
B.A., Wellesley College; M.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Mark Hamilton
Music Instructor in Trombone and Jazz Trombone
B.M. University of Delaware; M.Mus., New England Conservatory of Music

Neal Louis Hampton
Conductor, Brandeis-Wellesley Orchestra
B.M., Eastman School of Music; M.M., Boston University

Anjeana K. Hans
Associate Professor of German Studies
A.B., M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Marianne Harkless
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics

Emily Harrison
Visiting Lecturer in Women’s & Gender Studies
B.A., Harvard College; M.S., Harvard School of Public Health; Ph.D., Harvard University

Jane Harrison
Music Performance Faculty in Oboe
B.M., Ohio Wesleyan University; M.M., Manhattan School of Music

Kenneth S. Hawes
Senior Lecturer in Education
B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Ed.M., Ed.D., Harvard University

Gretchen Hayden-Ruckert
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics

Beth Ann Hennessey A
Professor of Psychology
A.B., Brown University; M.Ed., Lesley College; Ph.D., Brandeis University

Mark S. Henry
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Double Bass
B.M., Berklee College of Music; M.M., University of Massachusetts (Lowell)

Jean Herbst
Instructor in Computer Science Laboratory
B.S., University of Wisconsin (Madison); M.S., University of Rhode Island

Rosanna Hertz
Class of 1919 - 50th Reunion Professor of Sociology and Women’s and Gender Studies
B.A., Brandeis University; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University

Alison Hickey
Associate Professor of English
A.B., Harvard and Radcliffe Colleges; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Monica R. Higgins
Lecturer in Environmental Studies
B.S., University of Pittsburgh; M.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Ellen C. Hildreth
Professor of Computer Science
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Eric Hilt
Professor of Economics
A.B., Occidental College; M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University

Philip Steven Hirschhorn
Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Brooklyn College of City University of New York; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Thomas Peter Hodge
Professor of Russian
B.A., Pomona College; M.A., Oxford University; A.M., Ph.D., Stanford University

Randall Hodgkinson
Music Performance Faculty in Piano
B.M., M.M., New England Conservatory of Music

Russell A. Hoffmann
Music Instructor in Jazz Piano
B.M., University of Texas; M.Ed., Cambridge College

Lauren Holmes
Newhouse Visiting Professor of Creative Writing
B.A., Wellesley College; M.F.A., Hunter College

Soo Hong
Associate Professor of Education
B.A., M.T., University of Virginia; Ed.D., Harvard University

Taylor Hood
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., Wellesley College

Simona R. Horsikyan
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., University of Central Arkansas; M.S., Regis College

Janie E. Howland
Lecturer in Theatre Studies 
B.A., University of Pennsylvania; M.F.A., Brandeis University

Yue Hu
Associate Professor of Physics
B.S., Beijing University; M.S., Ph.D., Cornell University

Adrian Huang
Instructor in Chemistry Laboratory
B.A., Xiantang University; Ph.D., University of California (Los Angeles)

Franziska Huhn
Music Instructor in Harp
B.M., Boston University; M.Mus., New England Conservatory of Music

Antonio M.A. Igrejas
Lecturer in Portuguese
B.A., University of Massachusetts (Dartmouth); M.A., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts (Amherst)

Jonathan B. Imber
Jean Glasscock Professor of Sociology
B.A., Brandeis University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Michael Jeffries
Associate Professor of American Studies
A.B., Swarthmore College; Ph.D., Harvard University

Philip Jennings
PERA Assistant Professor of the Practice
B.A., Hamilton College; M.Ed., The College of New Jersey

Laura Jeppesen
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Viola da Gamba
B.A., Wheaton College; M.M., Yale University

Althea Johnson
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.S., Abilene Christian University

Erin Johnson
Visiting Lecturer in Economics
A.B., Princeton University; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Jeannine Johnson
Senior Lecturer in the Writing Program
B.A., Haverford College; Ph.D., Yale University

Jenny Olivia Johnson
Associate Professor of Music
B.A., Barnard College; M.M., Manhattan School of Music; Ph.D., New York University

Paula A. Johnson
President
Professor of Women's Health Studies
B.A., Harvard Radcliffe Colleges; M.P.H., Harvard School of Public Health; M.D., Harvard Medical School

Kristina Niovi Jones
Director, Wellesley College Botanic Gardens
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
B.S., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of California

William A. Joseph
Professor of Political Science
B.A., Cornell University; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University

Claudia Joskowicz
Assistant Professor of Art
B.A., University of Houston; M.F.A., New York University

Joseph P. Joyce
M. Margaret Ball Professor of International Relations
Professor of Economics
B.S.F.S., Georgetown University; M.A., Ph.D., Boston University

Stella Kakavouli
Senior Instructor in Computer Science Laboratory
B.S., National Technical University (Athens, Greece); M.S., Brown University

Matthew Kaliner
Visiting Lecturer in Sociology
B.A., Brandeis University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Lidwien Kapteijns
Elizabeth Kimball Kendall and Elisabeth Hodder Professor of History
B.A., Universiteit van Amsterdam; M.A., University of London; Doctoraal, Ph.D., Universiteit van Amsterdam

Anastasia Karakasidou
Professor of Anthropology
B.A., College of Wooster; M.A., Brandeis University; M.A., Bryn Mawr College; M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University

Margaret Keane
Denise Kellen '68 Professor in the Health Sciences
Professor of Psychology
A.B., Harvard College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Megan Kerr
Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Wellesley College; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Sari Kerr
Senior Research Scientist, Wellesley Centers for Women
Lecturer in Economics
Diploma in Economics, University of Kent at Canterbury; M.A., University of Jyvaskyla, Finland; Ph.D., University of Jyvaskyla, Finland

Pinar Keskin-Bonatti
Assistant Professor of Economics
B.A., Bilkent University; M.A., M. Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Rebecca  Kimball
PERA Assistant Professor of the Practice
B.S., University of Southern Maine; M.S., Springfield College

Julia King
PERA Associate Professor of the Practice
B.A., Bowdoin College; M.A., Trinity College

Steve Kirby
Music Performance Faculty in Jazz Guitar
B.A., Berklee College of Music; M.M. University of Massachusetts (Amherst)

Vanja Klepac-Ceraj
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
B.S., Beloit College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Ariana Klinkov
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., SUNY Binghamton; M.A., Northeastern University

N. Adriana Knouf
Assistant Professor of Cinema and Media Studies
B.S., California Institute of Technology; S.M., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Cornell University

Yu Jin Ko
Professor of English
B.A., Columbia University; M.A., Cambridge University (Clare College); Ph.D., Yale University

T. James Kodera A2
Professor of Religion
B.A., Carleton College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University

Jennifer A. Kroll
PERA Associate Professor of the Practice
B.S., Northwestern University; M.S., University of Kentucky

Kyra Kulik-Johnson
Lecturer in Psychology
B.A., Boston College; Ed.M., Harvard University Graduate School of Education; Ph.D., Boston College

Brian K. Kuscher
PERA Associate Professor of the Practice
B.A., Franklin Pierce University; M.A., Concordia University

Martina Königer A1
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Diploma, Ph.D., University of Würzburg (Germany)

Karen Lange
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Swarthmore College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Gabriel Langfur
Music Performance Faculty in Trombone
B.A., Oberlin College; B.M., Oberlin Conservatory; M.M., New England Conservatory

Steve Langone
Music Performance Faculty in Jazz-Rock-Latin Drums
B.A., Berklee College of Music

Joseph Lauer
Visiting Lecturer in Mathematics
B.Math., University of Waterloo; M.Sc., McGill University; Ph.D., Yale University

Flavia Laviosa A1
Senior Lecturer in Italian Studies
B.A., University of Bari (Italy); M.S., University of Edinburgh; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York (Buffalo)

Amanda Leahy
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., Bowdoin College

Sohie Moody Lee
Senior Instructor in Computer Science Laboratory
B.S., Cornell University; M.S., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of California (San Diego)

Sun-Hee Lee
Associate Professor of Korean
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Yonsei University; Ph.D., Ohio State University

Yoon Sun Lee
Professor of English
A.B., Harvard College; Ph.D., Yale University

Ada Lerner
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
B.A., Amherst College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Washington

Phillip Levine
Katharine Coman and A. Barton Hepburn Professor of Economics
B.S., M.S., Cornell University; Ph.D., Princeton University

Peggy LevittA
Luella LaMer Slaner Professor in Latin American Studies
Professor of Sociology
B.A., Brandeis University; M.S., Columbia University; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Kaitlin Lewis
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., Trinity College

Jack S. Lewis
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.S., Springfield College

Sara Lewis
Elisabeth Luce Moore Postdoctoral Fellow
B.A., St. Lawrence University; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., Columbia University

David Lindauer
Stanford Calderwood Professor of Economics
B.S., City College of City University of New York; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

Heping Liu
Associate Professor of Art
B.A., Guangzhou Institute of Foreign Languages (China); M.A., Southern Methodist University; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Igor O. LogvinenkoA
Assistant Professor of Political Science
B.A., University of Redlands; M.A., Villanova University; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University

Melinda Lopez
Lecturer in Theatre Studies
B.A., Dartmouth College; M.A., Boston University

Margery Lucas
Professor of Psychology and Cognitive and Linguistic Sciences
B.S., Pennsylvania State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Rochester

Barry Lydgate
Professor of French
B.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Kathryn L. Lynch
Katharine Lee Bates and Sophie Chantal Hart Professor of English
B.A., Stanford University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Barbara Lynn-Davis
Lecturer in Art
B.A., Brown University; M.A., Williams College; Ph.D., Princeton University

Paul MacDonald
Associate Professor of Political Science
B.A., University of California (Berkeley); M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

Yoshimi Maeno
Senior Lecturer in Japanese
B.A., Baika Women’s College (Japan); M.A., West Virginia University; Ed.M., Ed.D., Harvard University

Patricia Magill
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.S., Marquette University

Sherry D. Makerney
PERA Associate Professor of the Practice
B.S., University of Northern Colorado

Helen Ward Mannix
Music Performance Faculty in Organ
B.A., Mount Holyoke College; B.M., M.M., New England Conservatory of Music

Layli Maparyan
Professor of Africana Studies
Katherine Stone Kaufmann ‘67 Executive Director,  Wellesley Centers for Women
B.A., Spelman College; M.S., Penn State University; Ph.D., Temple University

Stephen Anthony Marini
Elisabeth Luce Moore Professor of Christian Studies
Professor of Religion
B.A., Dickinson College; Ph.D., Harvard University

Louise Marlow
Professor of Religion
B.A., Cambridge University; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

Nancy Marshall
Adjunct Associate Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies
Senior Research Scientist, Wellesley Centers for Women
B.A., Oberlin College; M.A., University of Connecticut (Storrs); Ed.D., Harvard University

Lance Alexander Martin
Senior Music Performace Faculty in Jazz Flute

Paul Martorelli
Visiting Lecturer in Political Science
B.A., University of San Francisco; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkley)

Catherine Masson
Professor of French
Licence, Maîtrise, Université de Haute Bretagne (Rennes); Ph.D., University of Michigan (Ann Arbor)

Susie Masters
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics

Irene Mata
Barbara Morris Caspersen Associate Professor of Humanities
Associate Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies
B.A., M.A., New Mexico State University; Ph.D., University of California (San Diego)

Katherine Matasy
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Clarinet and Classical Saxophone
B.A., M.M.A., New England Conservatory of Music

Y. Tak Matsusaka
Professor of History
B.A., Brandeis University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Julie Ann Matthaei
Professor of Economics
B.A., University of Michigan (Ann Arbor); M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Erich Matthes
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
B.A., Yale University; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Jaclyn Hatala Matthes
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
A.B., Harvard University; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Adam G. Matthews
Lecturer in Biological Sciences
A.B., Ph.D., Harvard University

Heather Rose Mattila
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
B.Sc., Ph.D., University of Guelph (Ontario, Canada)

Deborah C. Matzner
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
B.A., Columbia University; M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Peter Mawhorter
Instructor in Computer Science Laboratory
B.S., Harvey Mudd College; Ph.D. University of California (Santa Cruz)

Jacon Mayer
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., Wesleyan University

Tracy McAskill
Lecturer in Physics
B.S., Texas Tech University; M.S., Ph.D., Tufts University

Amanda M. McCarthy
Senior Instructor in Chemistry Laboratory
B.S., M.S., Syracuse University

Samuel McCauley
Postdoctoral Fellow in Computer Science
B.S., Tufts University; Ph.D., Stony Brook University

Leo A. McDonnell
Accompanist/Coach in Music

Patrick J. McEwanA
Professor of Economics
B.A., University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign); M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University

Phyllis McGibbon
Elizabeth Christy Kopf Professor of Art
B.F.A., M.F.A., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Tracy L. McGinnis
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Bassoon
B.M.A.S., University of Delaware; M.M., New England Conservatory of Music

Mary Kate McGowan
Margaret Clapp ‘30 Distinguished Alumna Professor of Philosophy
B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

Alison G. McIntyre
Virginia Onderdonk ‘29 Professor of Philosophy
B.A., M.A., Tufts University; Ph.D., Princeton University

Robin McKnight
Professor of Economics
B.A., Amherst College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Kim Katris McLeod
Professor of Astronomy
B.A., Cornell University; Ph.D., University of Arizona

Craig McNutt
Senior Music Performance  Faculty in Percussion
B.M., Hartt School of Music; M.M., Yale University; D.M.A., New England Conservatory of Music

James Messina
Freedom Project Postdoctoral Fellow
B.A., Wagner College; M.A., Georgia State University; Ph.D., University of San Diego

P. Takis Metaxas
Professor of Computer Science
Faculty Director, Madeleine Korbel Albright Institute for Global Affairs
B.Sc., University of Athens (Greece); Ph.D., Dartmouth College

Susan L. Meyer A1
Professor of English
B.A., Johns Hopkins University; M.A., University of California (Los Angeles); M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Ethel Mickey
Visiting Lecturer in Sociology
B.A., Vanderbilt University; M.A., Ph.D., Northeastern University

Alexandra Miller
Visiting Lecturer in Physics
B.S., San Francisco State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Santa Barbara)

Cercie Miller
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Jazz Saxophone
Director, Wellesley BlueJazz

Elizabeth Minor
Lecturer in Anthropology
B.A., Wellesley College; M.S., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Julia Hendrix Miwa
Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.A., Haverford College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Katrin Monecke
Associate Professor of Geosciences
B.S., M.S., University of Hannover (Germany); Ph.D., Institute of Technology (Zurich, Switzerland)

Katharine H.S. Moon
Edith Stix Wasserman Professor of Asian Studies
Professor of Political Science
A.B., Smith College; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

Elizabeth Mooney
Visiting Lecturer in Art
B.F.A., Art Institute of Boston; M.F.A., California College of the Arts (San Francisco)

Codruţa Morari
Associate Professor of Cinema & Media Studies and French
B.A., Babes-Bolyai University (Romania), B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Paris III

Maureen F. Morgan
Director, Child Study Center
Lecturer in Psychology
B.S., Lesley College; M.Ed., Harvard University

Carolyn A. Morley A2
Professor of Theatre Studies and Japanese
B.A., Oberlin College; M.A., University of British Columbia; Ph.D., Columbia University

Andrew Mowbray
Lecturer in Art
Director of 3D Arts
B.F.A., Maryland Institute College of Art; M.F.A., Cranbrook Academy of Art

Craig N. Murphy
Betty Freyhof Johnson‘44 Professor of Political Science
B.A., Grinnell College; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill)

Jacqueline Marie Musacchio
Professor of Art
B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

Eni MustafarajA
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
M.Eng., Polytechnic University of Tirana (Albania); Ph.D., Philipps-Universität Marburg (Germany)

Jennifer Musto
Assistant Professor of Women's and Gender Studies
B.A., DePaul University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Los Angeles)

Seth Neumuller A1
Assistant Professor of Economics
B.S., Rice University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Los Angeles)

Kanako Nishikawa
Coach/Collaborative Keyboardist
B.M., Toho School of Music (Tokyo); M.M., New England Conservatory

James William Noggle
Marion Butler McLean Professor in the History of Ideas
Professor of English
B.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Thomas Nolden
Professor of German Studies
Staatsexamen, Universität Tübingen; M.A., Ph.D., Yale University

Julie K. Norem
Margaret Hamm Professor of Psychology
A.B., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Michigan                                     

Abigail Noyce
Visiting Lecturer in Psychology
B.A., University of New Hampshire; M.A., Ph.D., Brandeis University

Megan Núñez
Nan Walsh Schow ‘54 and Howard B. Schow Professor in the Physical and Natural Sciences
Professor of Chemistry
B.A., Smith College; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology

Jennifer O’Donnell
Visiting Lecturer in Women’s and Gender Studies
B.A., Wellesley College; M.S., Ph.D., Harvard School of Public Health

Elizabeth Oakes
Senior Instructor in Chemistry Laboratory
B.A., Bryn Mawr College; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Leah M. Okumura
Instructor in Biological Sciences Laboratory
A.B., University of Chicago; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

James Oles
Senior Lecturer in Art
B.A., Yale University; J.D., University of Virginia; M. Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Liza OliverA
Diana Chapman Walsh Assistant Professor of Art
B.A., University of North Florida; M.A., University of South Florida; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University

David Olsen
Associate Professor of Art
B.F.A., University of Washington (Seattle); M.A., M.F.A., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Alejandra Osorio
Associate Professor of History
B.A., M.A., New York University; Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook

Geofred Osoro
Lecturer in Africana Studies
B.A., Moi University; M.A., University of Nairobi

Liz Owen
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., University of Minnesota

Kimberly H. O’Donnell
Senior Lecturer in Biological Sciences
A.B., Brown University; Ph.D., Brandeis University

Keri O’Meara
PERA Associate Professor of the Practice
B.A., Montclair State University; Ed.M., Bloomsburg University

Hilary Palevsky
Lecturer in Geosciences
B.A., Amherst College; M.S., Ph.D.,  University of Washington

Kyung ParkA
Assistant Professor of Economics
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Sergio Parussa A2
Professor of Italian Studies
Laurea in Lettere, Università degli studi di Torino (Italy); M.A., Ph. D., Brown University

Lata Parwani
Visiting Lecturer in South Asia Studies
B.A., University of Karachi; M.A., Tufts University

Cassandra Pattanayak
Jack and Sandra Polk Guthman '65 Director, Quantitative Analysis Institute
Lecturer in Quantitative Reasoning and Mathematics
A.B., A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

Timothy Walter Hopkins Peltason
Class of 1949 Professor in Ethics
Professor of English
A.B., Harvard College; M.A., Ph.D., Yale University

T. Kaye Peterman
Susan M. Hallowell and Ruby Frances Howe Farwell Professor of Biological Sciences
B.S., Texas A & M University; Ph.D., Duke University

Meghan Peterson
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., Wellesley College; M.S., University of Massachusetts (Amherst)

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

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

Kristen Poston
Visiting Lecturer in Psychology
B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Tufts University; Ph.D., Tufts University

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

Melissa Price
PERA Assistant Professor of the Practice
B.S., University of Maryland; M.S., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Taryn Provencher
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., Syracuse University

Kristina Punzi
Instructor in Astronomy Laboratory and Observatory Manager
B.A., State University of New York (College at Geneseo); Ph.D. Rochester Institute of Technology

Jennie E. Pyers A1
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., Smith College; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Ginny Quinan
Instructor in Neuroscience Laboratory
B.A., Regis College; M.A., Harvard University Extension School

Ryan Alexander Quintana
Associate Professor of History
B.A., University of Tennessee (Knoxville); M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Mala RadhakrishnanA
Whitehead Associate Professor of Critical Thought
Associate Professor of Chemistry
A.B., Harvard University; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Smitha Radhakrishnan
Luella LaMer Associate Professor of Women's Studies
Associate Professor of Sociology
A.B., M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Marta Rainer
Lecturer in Theatre Studies
Interim Director of Theatre and Theatre Studies
B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Antioch University

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

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

Nikhil Rao A1                                                                                   
Associate Professor of History
B.A., Stanford University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Joy Renjilian-Burgy
Associate Professor of Spanish
B.A., Mount Holyoke College; A.M., Harvard University

Daniela RiveraA
Associate Professor of Art
M.F.A., Museum of Fine Arts (Boston)

Petra R. Rivera-Rideau
Assistant Professor of American Studies
B.A., Harvard University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Lois P. Roach
Senior Lecturer in Theatre Studies
B.S., Emerson College; M.A., Lesley College

Tanya Roberts
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.S., University of Nevada (Las Vegas); M.Ed., Holy Names University

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

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

Mark Römisch
Visiting Lecturer in German Studies
B.A., Staatlich gen. Schauspielstudio Gmelin; M.A., Ludwig-Maximilians-University LMU

Guy M. Rogers
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

Lawrence A. Rosenwald
Anne Pierce Rogers Professor of American Literature
Professor of English
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

Emily Ross
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., Ithaca College

Casey G. Rothschild
Norma Wilentz Hess Associate Professor of Economics
A.B., Princeton University; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Noah Rubin
Lecturer in Education
B.A., Sarah Lawrence College; M.S., Bank Street College of Education; Ph.D., Harvard Graduate School of Education

David Russell
Lecturer in Music
Co-Director, Wellesley Chamber Music Society
B.M., Eastman School; M.M., University of Akron; D.M.A., SUNY (Stony Brook)

Markella B. Rutherford
Associate Professor of Sociology
B.A., Mississippi College; M.A., University of Memphis; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Daniel Ryan
Music Performance Faculty in Keyboard Skills
B.A., Boston University

Niki Rybko A1
PERA Assistant Professor of the Practice
B.S., University  of Florida, Gainesville; M.S., University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Nico Santiago
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., Gallaudet University; M.A., A.T. Still University

Robert Savine
Accompanist/Coach in Music
B.S., Pennsylvania State University

Nancy Scherer
Associate Professor of Political Science
B.A., Lafayette College; J.D., Emory University; Ph.D., University of Chicago;

Else Schlerman
Instructor in Physics Laboratory
B.A., Wellesley College

Kay Schlozman
Distinguished Visiting Professor of Political Science
B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Lauren E. Schoenberger
PERA Assistant Professor of the Practice
B.A., American University; M.S., Ithaca College

Andrew Schultz A2
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Davidson College; M.S., Ph.D., Stanford University;

Jessica Seidman
Visiting Lecturer in Classical Studies
B.A., Brown University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Deborah Selig
Music Instructor in Voice
B.A., BM., University of Michigan, School of Music; M.M., University of Cincinnati, College - Conservatory of Music   

Inela SelimovićA
Assistant Professor of Spanish
B.A., University of the South; M.A., Ph.D, University of Kentucky

Andrea S. Sequeira
Professor of Biological Sciences
M.S., Ph.D., University of Buenos Aires (Argentina)

Orit Shaer
Class of 1966 Associate Professor of Computer Science
B.A., Academic College of Tel-Aviv; M.S., Ph.D., Tufts University

Lois Shapiro
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Piano
B.Mus., Peabody Institute of Music; M.Mus., Yale University School of Music; D.Mus., Indiana University School of Music (Bloomington)

Kartini Shastry
Associate Professor of Economics
A.B., Brown University; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

Luke Sheahan
Freedom Project Postdoctoral Fellow
B.A., Oregon State University; M.A., Ph.D., The Catholic University of America

Andrew Shennan
Professor of History
Provost and Lia Gelin Poorvu '56 Dean of the College
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Cambridge University (Corpus Christi College)

Vernon L. Shetley
Professor of English
A.B., Princeton University; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University

Neelima Shukla-Bhatt
Associate Professor of South Asia Studies
B.A., M.A., Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda (India); M.Div., Ph.D., Harvard University

Olga Shurchkov
Associate Professor of Economics
Director, Knapp Social Science Center
B.A., Wellesley College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Daniel Sichel
Professor of Economics
B.A., M.P.P., University of Michigan; Ph.D., Princeton University

Marilyn Sides
Senior Lecturer in English
B.A., M.A., University of Utah; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Linda M. Sieck
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., William Paterson College

Edward Silver
Assistant Professor of Religion
B.A., University of Minnesota (Twin Cities); A.M., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Shikha Singh
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
M.S., Indian Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Stony Book University

Susan E. Skeath
Professor of Economics
B.A., Haverford College; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

Christa D. Skow
Senior Instructor in Biological Sciences Laboratory
B.S., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts (Amherst)

Quinn Slobodian
Associate Professor of History
B.A., Lewis & Clark College; Ph.D., New York University

Sebastian Smee
Garis Fellow in Non-Fiction Writing
B.A., Sydney University

Alexandria Smith
Assistant Professor of Art
B.F.A., Syracuse University; M.A., New York University; M.F.A., Parsons The New School for Design

Mingwei Song A2
Associate Professor of Chinese
B.A., Shandong University; M.A., Fudan University; M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University

Jae Young Song
Visiting Lecturer in Korean
B.A., M.A., Yonsei University

Tessa Spillane
PERA Associate Professor of the Practice
B.A., Mount Holyoke College; M.S., Smith College

Rachel Stanley A1
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Ph.D,  Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Glenn StarkA
Professor of Physics
B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Jane E. Starkman
Music Performance Faculty in Baroque Violin
B.M., M.M., New England Conservatory of Music

Raymond James Starr
Theodora Stone Sutton Professor of Classics
Professor of Classical Studies
B.A., University of Michigan (Ann Arbor); M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

Filomina Chioma Steady
Professor of Africana Studies
B.A., Smith College; M.A., Boston University; B.Litt., D.Phil., Oxford University

Jordan Suchow
Visiting Lecturer in Psychology
B.S., Brandeis University; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

Rebecca Summerhays
Visiting Lecturer in the Writing Program
B.A., M.A., University of Utah; Ph.D., Brown University

Yui SuzukiA
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
A.B., Bowdoin College; Ph.D., Duke University

Joseph Swingle
Senior Lecturer in Sociology
B.A., Carleton College; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Olga Talroze
Senior Coach/Collaborative Keyboardist
B.M., M.M, San Francisco Conservatory of Music

Jenny Chui-Chun Tang
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Piano and Keyboard Skills
Co-Director, Wellesley Chamber Music Society
B.M., M.M., New England Conservatory of Music

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

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

Corrine Taylor A1
Senior Lecturer in the Quantitative Reasoning Program
B.A., College of William and Mary; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Sonja Tengblad
Music Instructor in Voice

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

Sally A. Theran
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., Bates College; M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University

Marcia E. Thomas
Senior Instructor in Biological Sciences Laboratory
B.S., University of Massachusetts; M.A., Smith College

Rebecca Thornblade
Music Performance Faculty in Cello
B.M., Oberlin Conservatory; M.M., Juilliard School

Brian Tjaden
Professor of Computer Science
B.A., Amherst College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Washington

Eiko Torii-Williams
Senior Lecturer in Japanese
B.A., Kansai University (Osaka); Ed.M., Ph.D., Boston University

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

Marie-Paule Tranvouez
Senior Lecturer in French
D.U.T., Institut Universitaire de Technologie, (Brest); M.A., State University of New York (Stony Brook); Ph.D., University of California (Santa Barbara)

Ann Trenk
Professor of Mathematics
A.B., Harvard University; M.S., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

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

Franklyn A. Turbak
Associate Professor of Computer Science
S.B., M.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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

Diane Tutin
Lecturer in Education
B.A., Clark University; M.Ed., Framingham State College

Catherine Ulissey
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., Emerson College

Natali Valdez
Assistant Professor of Women's and Gender Studies
B.A., University of Florida; M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Irvine)

Adam Van Arsdale A1
Associate Professor of Anthropology
B.A., B.S., Emory University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

William Van Beckum
Visiting Lecturer in Art
B.A., Emerson College; M.F.A., Tufts University

Deepa Vasudevan
Visiting Lecturer in Education
B.A., Haverford College; Ed.M, Harvard Graduate School of Education

Carlos Alberto Vega A2
Professor of Spanish
A.B., Columbia University; A.M., University of Virginia; Ph.D., Harvard University

Ann Velenchik
Associate Professor of Economics
Dean of Academic Affairs
B.S.F.S., Georgetown University; Ph.D., Stanford University

Danielle Vellucci
Instructor in Chemistry Laboratory
B.A., Boston College; Ph.D., University of California (Irvine)

Monica Verity
PERA Assistant Professor of the Practice
B.S., Wagner College; M.S., Boston College

Carla M. Verschoor
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S., University of Illinois (Urbana); Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Maurizio S. Viano
Professor of Cinema and Media Studies
Laurea in Lettere Moderne, University of Genova; Ph.D., University of Oregon

Ismar Volić
Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Boston University; M.A., Ph.D., Brown University

Sarah Wall-Randell
Associate Professor of English
B.A., Wellesley College; M.Phil, St. John’s College (Oxford University); Ph.D., Harvard University

Maria Waller
Instructor in Geosciences Laboratory
B.A., Wellesley College; M.S., University of Massachusetts

Julie WalshA
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
B.A., University of Toronto; M.A., Ph.D., University of Western Ontario

Helen P. Wang
Professor of Mathematics
B.A., University of Wisconsin (Madison); M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Qing (Wendy) Wang
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Beijing Normal University; M.S., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

David Ward
Professor of Italian Studies
B.A., University of East Anglia (England); M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University

Lauri L. Wardell
Senior Instructor in Physics Laboratory
B.S., Fort Lewis College; M.S., University of Kentucky

Kera M. Washington
Senior Music Performance Faculty in African Diaspora Drumming
Director, Yanvalou
B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Wesleyan University

Sara Wasserman
Kresa Family Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Pepperdine University; Ph.D., Brandeis University

Wesley Andres Watters
Associate Professor of Astronomy
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Catherine Wearing
Associate Professor of Philosophy
B.A., McGill University; Ph.D., Harvard University

Deborah Weaver
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
Certificate, London School of Contemporary Dance

Dorothy Webb
PERA Professor of the Practice
B.A., University of the Pacific; M.A., Brown University

Akila Weerapana
Associate Professor of Economics
B.A., Oberlin College; A.M., Ph.D., Stanford University

Adam Weiner A1
Professor of Russian
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Cord J. Whitaker
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Yale University; M.A., Ph.D. Duke University

Ellen B. Widmer
Mayling Soong Professor of Chinese Studies
Professor of East Asian Studies
B.A. Wellesley College; M.A., Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Michael WiestA
Associate Professor of Neuroscience
B.A., Dartmouth College; M.S., Ph.D., Michigan State University

Gregory Williams
Visiting Lecturer in Art
B.A., Gettysburg College; M.A., The American University in Cairo

Jeremy B. Wilmer A1
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., Williams College; Ph.D., Harvard University

Tom Wilson
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.S.Ed., M.A., Central Missouri State University

Paul M. Wink
Nellie Zuckerman Cohen & Anne Cohen Heller Professor in Health Sciences
Professor of Psychology
B.A., M.A., University of Melbourne; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Kara Wong
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
B.A., Wellesley College

Benjamin P.  Wood
Anchor Point Assistant Professor in Computer Science
B.A., Williams College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Washington

Jacquelin Woodford
Visiting Lecturer in Chemistry
B.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of California (San Diego)

Paula Zeitlin
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Jazz Violin and Viola
Director of Wellesley BlueJazz Combos
B.A., Earlham College; M.A., University of Chicago

Weina Zhao
Senior Lecturer in Chinese
B.A., Nanjing University; M.A., Clark University

Eve Zimmerman
Associate Professor of Japanese
Director, The Suzy Newhouse Center for the Humanities
B.A., University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Columbia University

Daniel Zitnick
Lecturer in Middle Eastern Studies
B.A., M.A., University of Michigan

Professors and Administrators Emeriti

Beverly J. Layman Ph.D.
Professor of English

Elizabeth Veeder M.D.
Associate Physician, Health Services

Eleanor A. Gustafson M.S.
Librarian

David R. Ferry Ph.D.
Sophie Chantal Hart Professor of English

D. Scott Birney Ph.D.
Professor of Astronomy

Elizabeth V. Rock Ph.D.
Nellie Zuckerman Cohen and Anne Cohen Heller Professor of Health Sciences
Professor of Chemistry

Eugene L. Cox Ph.D.
Mary Jewett Gaiser Professor of History

Alice B. Robinson Ph.D.
Professor of History

Jeanne Darlington M.A.
Instructor in Chemistry Laboratory

Ellen Hall B.A.
Instructor in Biological Sciences Laboratory

Barbara Muise M.A.
Instructor in Biological Sciences Laboratory

Marcia Stubbs M.A.
Lecturer in English
Director of the Writing Program

Dorothea J. Widmayer Ph.D.
Professor of Biological Sciences

Theresa C. Yao B.A.
Lecturer in Chinese

Katherine Allston Geffcken Ph.D.
Professor of Classical Studies

Ruth Anna Putnam Ph.D.
Professor of Philosophy

Elaine Smith M.A.
Instructor in Chemistry Laboratory

Paul A. Cohen Ph.D.
Edith Stix Wasserman Professor of Asian Studies and History

James Herbert Loehlin Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry

Mary V. Lenihan M.A.
Senior Instructor in Biological Sciences Laboratory

Rodney J. Morrison Ph.D.
Professor of Economics

Priscilla J. Benson Ph.D.
Professor of Astronomy

Beverly A. Blazar Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences

Mary D. Coyne Ph.D.
Professor of Biological Sciences

Laurel Furumoto Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology

Margaret V. Merritt Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry

Alan Henry Schechter Ph.D.
Professor of Political Science

Susan S. Silbey Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology

Linda B. Miller Ph.D.
Professor of Political Science

James F. O’Gorman Ph.D.
Grace Slack McNeil Professor of the History of American Art

Richard William Wallace Ph.D.
Professor of Art

Judith Claire Brown Ph.D.
Professor of Physics

Gerdès Fleurant Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Music

Barbara Leah Harman Ph.D.
Professor of English

Sonja E. Hicks Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry

Mary Rosenthal Lefkowitz Ph.D.
Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities
Professor of Classical Studies

Lilian Armstrong Ph.D.
Mildred Lane Kemper Professor of Art

Maud H. Chaplin Ph.D.
Virginia Onderdonk ’29 Professor of Philosophy

Peter J. Fergusson Ph.D.
Theodora L. and Stanley H. Feldberg Professor of Art

Elissa Koff Ph.D.
Margaret Hamm Professor of Psychology

Jing-Heng Sheng Ma Ph.D.
Mayling Soong Professor of Chinese Studies

Diana Chapman Walsh Ph.D.
President Emerita

Howard J. Wilcox Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics

Ann Streeter Batchelder Ed.D.
Professor of Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics

Judith Rollins Ph.D.
Professor of Africana Studies

Lorraine Elena Roses Ph.D.
Professor of Spanish

Elaine Spatz-Rabinowitz M.F.A.
Professor of Art

Margaret D. Thompson Ph.D.
Professor of Geosciences

Mary Mennes Allen Ph.D.
Jean Glasscock Professor of Biological Sciences

Anne T. Gillain Ph.D.
Professor of French

Jerold S. Auerbach  Ph.D.
Professor of History

Judith B. Black M.A., M.S.
Associate Professor of Art

Ann Congleton Ph.D.
Professor of Philosophy

Rachel Jacoff Ph.D.
Margaret E. Deffenbaugh and LeRoy T. Carlson Professor in Comparative Literature
Professor of Italian Studies

Micheline E. Jedrey M.S.
College Librarian Emerita

Elizabeth C. Lieberman M.A.
Instructor in Chemistry Laboratory

John G. Rhodes Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Art

Wilbur C. Rich Ph.D.
William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Political Science

R. Steven Schiavo Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology

Alexia Henderson Sontag Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics

Margaret Ellen Ward Ph.D.
Professor of German

Michèle M. Respaut Ph.D.
Professor of French

Ann D. Witte Ph.D.
Professor of Economics

William F. Coleman Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry

Nancy Harrison Kolodny Ph.D.
Nellie Zuckerman Cohen and Anne Cohen Heller Professor of Health Sciences
Professor of Chemistry

Vicki E. Mistacco Ph.D.
Professor of French

Thomas Bauer M.A.
Senior Instructor in Physics Laboratory

Ifeanyi Menkiti Ph.D.
Professor of Philosophy

Kazuko Ozawa M.A.
Lecturer in Japanese

Wendy Hagen Bauer Ph.D.
Professor of Astronomy

Charles B. Fisk D.M.A
Phyllis Henderson Carey Professor of Music

Nancy P. Genero Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychology

Robert L. Paarlberg Ph.D.
Betty Freyhof Johnson '44 Professor of Political Science

Alan Shuchat Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics

Marilyn T. Turnbull M.A.
Senior Instructor in Chemistry Laboratory

Sheila P. Brachfeld-Child Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer in Psychology

Thomas S. Hansen Ph.D.
Professor of German

Gary C. Harris Ph.D.
Professor of Biological Sciences

Bunny Harvey MFA
Elizabeth Christy Kopf Professor of Art

Simone Helluy Ph.D.
Senior Instructor in Biological Sciences Laboratory

Philip L. Kohl Ph.D.
Kathryn Wasserman Davis Professor of Slavic Studies
Professor of Anthropology

Jens Kruse Ph.D.
Professor of German

Lois Wasserspring Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer in Political Science

Marion Dry M.M.
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Voice

Elena Gascon-Vera Ph.D.
Professor of Spanish

David R. Haines Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Chemistry

Andrea Gayle Levitt Ph.D.
Margaret Clapp ‘30 Distinguished Alumna Professor of French and Linguistics

Salem Mekuria M.A.
Professor of Art

Marianne V. Moore Ph.D.
Frost Professor in Environmental Science
Professor of Biological Sciences

William W. Quivers Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Physics

Susan M. Reverby Ph.D.
Marion Butler McLean Professor in the History of Ideas
Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies

Nicholas L. Rodenhouse Ph.D.
Professor of Biological Sciences

Connie Lynn Bauman M.S.
PERA Professor of the Practice

Barbara R. Beatty Ed.D.
Professor of Education

James R. Besancon Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Geosciences

Martin Alan Brody D.M.A.
Catherine Mills Davis Professor of Music

Linda Carli Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer in Psychology

Veronica Darer Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer in Spanish

Carlos G. Dorrien
Professor of Art

Theodore W. Ducas Ph.D.
Professor of Physics

Charlene Galarneau Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies

David P. Hawkins Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Geosciences

Michael J. Hearn Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry

Nora Hussey B.A.
Artistic Director emerita of the Wellesley College Theatre

Marion R. Just Ph.D.
Professor of Political Science

Joel Krieger Ph.D.
Norma Wilentz Hess Professor of Political Science

Yuan-Chu Ruby Lam Ph.D.
Professor of Chinese

Martin A. Magid Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics

Frances Malino Ph.D.
Sophia Moses Robison Professor of Jewish Studies and History

Paul I. Reisberg Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Margery M. Sabin Ph.D.
Lorraine C. Wang Professor of English

Randy Shull Ph.D.
Professor of Computer Science

Frederic W. Shultz Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics

Suzanne E. Stumpf B.A.
Senior Music Performance Faculty in Flute, Baroque Flute, and Chamber Music

Jill Ann Syverson-Stork Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer in Spanish

L. Terrell Tyler, Jr. Ph.D.
Associate Professor of English

Lynne Spigelmire Viti Ph.D., J.D.
Senior Lecturer in the Writing Program

Andrew C. Webb Ph.D.
Professor of Biological Sciences

Adele Wolfson Ph.D.
Nan Walsh Schow ‘54 and Howard B. Schow Professor in the Physical and Natural Sciences
Professor of Chemistry

Winifred Jane Wood Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer in the Writing Program