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Faculty

Faculty of Barnard College
Named and Endowed Professorships and Directorships
Faculty Emeriti

Faculty of Barnard College

Debora Spar, 2008, President of Barnard College and Dean in the University and Professor of Political Science and Economics, B.A., Georgetown University; Ph.D., Harvard University
Linda A. Bell, 2012, Provost and Dean of the Faculty, Professor of Economics
    B.A., University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Harvard University
 

Nadia Abu El-Haj, 2002, Professor of Anthropology
     B.A., Bryn Mawr College; Ph.D., Duke University
Bashir Abu-Manneh, 2004, Assistant Professor of English
     B.A., University of Haifa, Israel; M.A., University of Warwick, U.K.; Ph.D., University of Oxford, U.K.
Alexander Alberro, 2008, Bloedel Wright ’51 Professor of Art History
     B.A., M.A., University of British Columbia; Ph.D., Northwestern University
Jacob Alexander, 2005, Senior Lecturer in Chemistry
     B.S., Tennessee Technological University; M.S., Ph.D., Syracuse University
Isaura Arce Fernandez, 2012, Associate, Spanish
    B.A., Information Sciences University of Madrid; M.S., CEDECO Institute of Madrid
Gail Archer, 1988, Professor of Professional Practice in Music and Director of the Barnard-Columbia Chorus
     B.A., Montclair State College; M.A., University of Hartford ; M.M., Mannes College of Music; D.M.A., Manhattan School of Music
Severine Autesserre, 2007, Assistant Professor of Political Science
     B.A., Sorbonne University; M.A., Sciences-Po, France; M.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., New York University
Gergely Baics, 2010, Assistant Professor of History
     B.A., ELTE University, Budapest; M.A., Central European University; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University
Peter D. Balsam, 1975, Samuel R. Milbank Chair for Health and Society and Professor of Psychology
     B.A., SUNY, Stony Brook; M.A., Ph.D., North Carolina University
James G. Basker, 1987, Richard Gilder Professor of Literary History and Professor of English
     A.B., Harvard University; M.A., Cambridge University; D. Phil., Oxford University
Christopher Baswell, 2008, Ann Whitney Olin Professor in English
      B.A., Oberlin College; M.A., Ph.D., Yale University
Elizabeth P. Bauer, 2008, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
     A.B., Amherst College; Ph.D., New York University
Kadambari Baxi, 2005, Professor of Professional Practice in Architecture
     B.A, Center of Environmental Planning and Technology; M.S., Pratt Institute; M.S., New York University
David Allen Bayer, 1987–88; 1990, Professor of Mathematics
     B.A., Swarthmore College; Ph.D., Harvard University
Debbie Becher, 2010, Assistant Professor of Sociology
     B.A., University of Virigina; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University
Lee Anne Bell, 2002, The Barbara Silver Horowitz Director of Education and Adjunct Professor of Education
     B.A., Indiana University; M.Ed., University of Hartford, Ed.D., University of Mass.
Orlando Bentancor, 2008, Assistant Professor of Spanish and Latin American Cultures
     B.A., Universidad de la Republica; M.A., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Beth A. Berkowitz, 2012, Ingeborg Rennert Chair, Director of Jewish Studies and Visiting Associate Professor of Religion
     B.A., Columbia College; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., Columbia University
Sheri Berman, 2005, Professor of Political Science
     B.A., Yale University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University
Elizabeth Bernstein, Jan. 2002, Associate Professor of Sociology
     B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Peter M. Bower, 1986, Senior Lecturer in Environmental Science
     B.S., Yale University; M.A., Queens College; M.P.H., Ph.D., Columbia University
Anne Boyman, 1979, Senior Lecturer in French
     B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Toronto University
Ronald D. Briggs, 2008, Assistant Professor of Spanish and Latin American Cultures
     B.A., University of the South (Sewanee); M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D. New York University
Constance Brown, 1980, Lecturer in English and Registrar
     A.B., Barnard College; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University
André C. Burgstaller, 1977, Professor of Economics
     Licence, University of Geneva; M.A., Toronto University ; Ph.D., Columbia University
Marisa C. Buzzeo, 2009, Assistant Professor of Chemistry
     A.B., Barnard College; DPhil, University of Oxford, St. John’s College
Hilary S. Callahan, 1999, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
     B.A., Yale University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
Tina Marie Campt, 2010, Professor of Women's Studies and Africana Studies
     B.A., Vassar College; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University
Taylor Carman, 1994, Professor of Philosophy
     B.A., University of Wyoming; Ph.D., Stanford University
Mark C. Carnes, 1982, Professor of History
     B.A., Harvard University; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University
Elizabeth A. Castelli, 1995, Professor of Religion
     A.B., Brown; M.A., Ph.D., Claremont Graduate School
Collomia Charles, Lecturer in Classics
     B.A., St. John’s College; M.A., Ph.D., Boston University
Tavius Cheatham, 2001, Senior Associate in Physical Education and Director of the Intramural and Recreation Program
     B.A., Goucher College; M.S., Brooklyn College
Yvette Christiansë, 2010, Professor of English and Africana Studies
     B.A., Ph.D., University of Sydney
Laurence Clerfeuille, 2010, Lecturer in French
      M.A., Tulane University, M.A., Ph.D., University of Southern California
Pamela Beth Cobrin, 2002, Senior Lecturer in English, Director of the Writing Program
     B.A., University Of Delaware: M.A., Brooklyn College; Ph. D., New York University
Mary Cochran, 2003, Professor of Professional Practice in Dance
     B.A., State University of New York; M.F.A., University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
Deborah Coen, 2006, Assistant Professor of History
     A.B., Harvard University; M.Phil, Univ of Cambridge; Ph.D., Harvard University
Peter Tracey Connor, 1991, Associate Professor of French
     B.A., Trinity College, University of Dublin; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Alexander A. Cooley, 2001, Tow Professor of Political Science
     B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University
Andrew C. Crowther, 2012, Assistant Professor of Chemistry
     B.A., Washington University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
Karen Santos Da Silva, 2010, Lecturer in French
     B.A., University of California at Berkeley; M.A., Ph.D., New York University
Flora S. Davidson, 1973, Professor of Political Science and Urban Studies
     A.B., Barnard College; M. Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University
Patricia D. Denison, 1990, Senior Lecturer in English
     B.A., University of Maryland; Ph.D., University of Virginia
Diane K. Dittrick, 1993, Senior Associate in Environmental Science
     B.A., Georgian Court College; M.A., Teachers College, Columbia University
Daniela De Silva, 2009, Assistant Professor of Mathematics
     B.A., University of Naples “Federico II”; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Rosalyn Deutsche, 2001, Term Professor of Art History
     B.A., Montclair State College; Ph.D., Graduate School and City University of New York
Celia Deutsch, 1985, Adjunct Associate Professor of Religion
     B.A., Trinity College (Washington D.C.); M.A., Ph.D., St. Michael's College, University of Toronto
Alan D. Dye, 1995, Professor of Economics
     B.A., Texas Tech; M.A., University of Cincinnati; Ph.D., University of Illinois
Jason Earle, 2011, Lecturer in French
     A.B., University of Chicago; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University
Rachel Eisendrath, 2012, Assistant Professor of English
     B.A., Harvard University; M.A., St. John's College; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Chicago
Margaret R. Ellsberg, 1988, Senior Lecturer in English
     B.A., Radcliffe College; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University
Elizabeth Esch, 2007, Assistant Professor of History and American Studies
     B.A., University of Michigan; M.A., Ph.D., New York University
Karen Fairbanks, 1996, Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Professional Practice in Architecture
     B.S., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; M. Arch., Columbia University
Helene Peet Foley, 1979, Professor of Classics
     B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A.T., M.A., Yale University; Ph.D., Harvard University
Severin Fowles, 2006, Assistant Professor of Anthropology
     B.A., Dartmouth College; Ph.D., University of Michigan
Lynn Garafola, 2003, Professor of Dance
     A.B., Barnard College; M.Phil, Ph. D., City Univ. of New York
Helena Garcia-Camino Mateos, 2011, Associate in Spanish & Latin American Cultures
     CAP, M.A., University of Salamanca; MEELE, University of Nebrija
Abosede George, 2007, Assistant Professor of History and Africana Studies
     B.A., Rutgers College, M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University
Katie Glasner, 1998, Senior Associate in Dance
     B.A., Columbia University
John I. Glendinning, 1996, Professor of Biological Sciences
     B.A., Hampshire College; Ph.D., University of Florida
Kaiama Glover, 2001, Associate Professor of French
     B.A., Harvard University; D.E.A., Université de Paris IV, la Sorbonne; M.A., M.Phil.,Ph.D., Columbia
Sandra Goldmark, Assistant Professor of Professional Practice in Theatre
     B.A., Harvard University; M.F.A., Yale School of Drama
Jessica Goldstein, 2004, Senior Lecturer in Biological Sciences
     B.A., Macalester College; Ph.D., Washington Univ.
Lisa Gordis, 1993, Professor of English
     B.A., Harvard University; M.A., Ph.D., UCLA
Mary Gordon, 1988, Millicent C. McIntosh Professor in English and Writing
     A.B., Barnard College; M.A., Syracuse University
Erk Grimm, 1994, Associate Professor of German
     M.A., University of Waterloo; Ph.D., Queen’s University
Achsah Guibbory, 2004, Ann Whitney Olin Professor of English
     B.A., Indiana University; M.A., Ph.D., UCLA
Ayten Gündoğdu, 2008, Assistant Professor of Political Science
     B.A., M.A., Boğazici University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Sumati Gupta, 2012, Term Assistant Professor of Psychology
    B.A., Duke University; M.S., Ph.D., Columbia University
Nicole Hagouel, 2011, Associate in Physical Education
     B.A., California State University, Northbridge; M.A., California State University, Long Beach
Najam I. Haider, 2010, Assistant Professor of Religion
     B.A., Darmouth College; M.Phil., Oxford University; Ph.D., Princeton University
Kim Hall, 2006, Lucyle Hook Chair and Professor of English, Director of Africana Studies
     B.A., Hood College; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Timothy Halpin-Healy, 1989, Professor of Physics
     A.B., Princeton University; Ph.D., Harvard University
Ross Hamilton, 1996, Associate Professor of English
     B.A., Queen’s University; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University
Saskia Hamilton, 2003, Associate Professor of English
     B.A., Kenyon College; M.A., New York University
Sharon Harrison, 1997, Professor of Economics
     B.S. Tufts University; Ph.D., Northwestern University
John Stratton Hawley, 1986, Professor of Religion
     A.B., Amherst College; M.Div., Union Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Harvard University

Paul E. Hertz, 1979, Professor of Biological Sciences
     B.S., Stanford University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Larry Heuer, 1990, Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Psychology
     B.A., University of Minnesota; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison
Leslie Hewitt, 2012, Assistant Professor of Professional Practice in Art History
     B.A., Cooper Union; M.F.A., Yale University
Anne Higonnet, Jan. 2003, Professor of Art History
     B.A., Harvard College; Ph. D., Yale Univ.
Toby B. Holtz, 1970, Senior Lecturer in Chemistry
     A.B., Barnard College; MAT, Harvard University; Ed.D., Teachers College, Columbia University
Elizabeth W. Hutchinson, Jan., 2001, Associate Professor of Art History
     B.A., Yale University; Ph.D., Stanford University
Maire Jaanus, 1968, Professor of English
     A.B., Vassar College; Ph.D., Harvard University
Janet Jakobsen, Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Women's Studies
     B.A., Dartmouth College; M.A., Claremont; Ph.D., Emory University
Olympia T. Jebejian, 1969, Senior Associate in Chemistry
     B.A., M.S., American University of Beirut
Kimberley S. Johnson, Jan., 2000, Associate Professor of Political Science
     B.A., M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University
Isabelle Jouanneau-Fertig, 1987, Senior Associate in French
     B.A., M.A., Université de Paris
Mara Kashper, 1989, Senior Associate in Russian
     M.A., Leningrad State
Jennie A. Kassanoff, 1994, Associate Professor of English
     A.B., Harvard University; M.Litt., Jesus College, Oxford University; Ph.D., Princeton University
Laura E. Kay, 1991, Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Physics
     B.A., Stanford University; M.S., Ph.D., University of California
Joel B. Kaye, 1992, Professor of History
     B.A., University of Wisconsin; M.A., University of Massachusetts; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Daniela Kempf, Associate in Education
    B.A., University of Zagreb; M.A., Emerson College
Gale L. Kenny, 2012, Term Assistant Professor of Religion
     B.A., Northwestern University; M.A., Ph.D., Rice University
Christel Kesler, 2010, Assistant Professor of Sociology
     B.A., University of Wisconsin, Madison; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Tovah P. Klein, 1995, Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychology and Director of the Toddler Center
     B.A., University of Michigan; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University
Dorothy Y. Ko, 2001, Professor of History
     B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University
Paul Kockelman, 2003, Associate Professor of Anthropology
     B.A., Univ. of California, Santa Cruz; University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Michigan
Brian Larkin, 1998, Associate Professor of Anthropology
     B.A., Birmingham University; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., New York University
Janna Levin, January 2004, Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy
     A.B., Barnard College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Karen S. Lewis, 2012, Assistant Professor of Philosophy
     B.A., Queen's University; Ph.D., Rutgers University
Kenneth R. Light, 2012, Lecturer of Psychology
    B.A., Ramapo College; M.S., Rutgers University; Ph.D. Rutgers University
Meredith B. Linn, July 2012, Term Assistant Professor of Urban Studies
     B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A.; University of Chicago; Ph.D., Columbia University
Xavier Llovet Vila, 2010, Associate in Spanish and Latin American Cultures
     B.A., B.A., M.A., University of Barcelona
Maria Eugenia Lozano, 2010, Lecturer in Spanish and Latin American Cultures
     B.A., Universidad del Valle; M.A., Washington State University; Ed.D., University of Massachusetts
Xiaobo Lu, 1994, Professor of Political Science
     B.A., Sichuan Institute of Foreign Languages, China; M.A., Institute of Foreign Affair Beijing; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Alfred Mac Adam, 1983, Professor of Spanish
     B.A., Rutgers College; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University
David Macklovitch, 2010, Lecturer in French
     B.A., M.A., McGill University; Ph.D., Columbia University
John Stedman Magyar, 2007, Assistant Professor of Chemistry
     A.B., Dartmouth College; M.S., Ph.D., Northwestern University
Brian J. Mailloux, Jan., 2006, Assistant Professor of Environmental Science
     B.A., Johns Hopkins University; M.S., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., Princeton University
Kimberly J. Marten, 1997, Professor of Political Science
     A.B., Radcliffe College; Ph.D., Stanford University
Maggie Martini, 2011, Associate in Physical Education
     B.A., M.S.A., Canisius College 
Laura Masone, 1992, Senior Associate in Physical Education
     B.A., Brandeis University; M.A., Teachers College, Columbia University; MBA, Simmons School of Management
Maria S. Rivera Maulucci, 2004, Assistant Professor of Education
     A.B., Barnard College; M.S., Yale University
Robert A. McCaughey, 1969, Professor of History and the Janet H. Robb Chair in the Social Sciences
     A.B., University of Rochester; M.A., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., Harvard University
Koleen McCrink, 2009, Assistant Professor of Psychology
     B.A., Douglass College, Rutgers University; M.S., M.Ph., Ph.D., Yale University
Rachel McDermott, 1994, Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures
     A.B., University of Pennyslvania; M.Div., Harvard Divinity School; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University
Dusa McDuff, Helen Lyttle Kimmel ’42 Chair and Professor of Mathematics
     B.S., University of Edinburgh; Ph.D., University of Cambridge
Krista L. McGuire, 2009, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
     B.S., Muhlenberg College; Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Perry G. Mehrling, 1987, Professor of Economics
     B.A., Harvard University; M.Sc., London School of Economics; Ph.D., Harvard University
Dina C. Merrer, 2001, Associate Professor of Chemistry
     B.A., Smith College; Ph.D., Rutgers University
Nara Milanich, 2004, Associate Professor of History
     B.A., Brown University; M.A., Ph.D., Yale University
John Miller, 2003, Professior of Professional Practice in Art History
     BFA, Rhode Island School of Design; MFA, California Institute of the Arts
Monica L. Miller, 2001, Associate Professor of English
     B.A., Dartmouth College; Ph.D., Harvard University
Kristina Milnor, 1998, Tow Professor of Classics
     B.A., Wesleyan University; Ph.D., University of Michigan
Masha Mimran, 2012 Lecturer in French
     B.A., Barnard College; Ph.D., Princeton University
Debra C. Minkoff, 2005, Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Sociology
     B.A., Brandeis University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University
Scott L. Minkoff, 2011, Assistant Professor of Political Science
     B.A., Skidmore College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder
Shayoni Mitra, 2010, Assistant Professor of Theatre
      B.A., M.A., St.Stephen's College, Delhi University; M.A., Ph.D., New York University
Nelson J. Moe, 2000, Associate Professor of Italian
     B.A., Wesleyan; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins
David Moerman, 1998, Associate Professor of Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures
     A.B., Columbia University; Ph.D., Stanford University
Ellen F. Morris, 2012, Assistant Professor of Classics
     B.A., Barnard College; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
John Morrison, 2009, Assistant Professor of Philosophy
     B.A., Williams College; M.A., Ph.D., New York University
Brian R. Morton, 1995, Endowed Chair and Professor of Biological Sciences
     B.S., University of Toronto; Ph.D., University of California, Riverside
Irene Motyl-Mudretzkyj, 1998, Senior Associate in German
     B.A., M.A., University of California, Santa Barbara
Patricio Keith Moxey, 1988, Barbara Novak ’50 Professor of Art History
     B.A., University of Edinburgh; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago
Jose C. Moya, 2005, Professor of History
     B.A. Kean University; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University
Reshmi Mukherjee, 1997, Helen Goodhart Altschul Professor of Physics
      B.S., Presidency College, University of Calcutta; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University
Lalith Munasinghe, 1997, Professor of Economics
     B.A., Princeton University, B.A., Cambridge University; M.A., M. Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University
Celia E. Naylor, 2010, Associate Professor of History
     B.A., Cornell University; M.A., UCLA; Ph.D., Duke University
Catharine T. Nepomnyashchy, 1987, Professor of Slavic
      B.A., M.A., Brown University; M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University
Frederick Neuhouser, 2003, Viola Manderfeld Professorship of German Language and Literature and Professor of Philosophy
     B.A., Wabash College, M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University
Walter D. Neumann, Jan. 2000, Professor of Mathematics
      B.S., M.A., University of Adelaide; Ph.D., University of Bonn, Germany
Joshua James New, 2009, Assistant Professor of Psychology
     B.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara
Lisa Northrop, 2004, Senior Associate in Physical Education
     A.B. Barnard College; M.A., Teacher’s College, Columbia University
Brian O’Keeffe, 2005, Lecturer in French
     B.A., Cambridge University; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University
George G. Padilla, 2000, Senior Associate in Physical Education
     B.S., Pennsylvania State University, M.S., West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Elliott Paul, 2011, Assistant Professor of Philosophy
    B.A., University of Toronto; M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University
Stephanie L. Pfirman, 1993, Professor of Environmental Science and the Alena Wels Hirschorn ‘58 and Martin Hirschorn Professor of Environmental and Applied Sciences    
    B.A., Colgate; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Richard M. Pious, 1973, Adolph S. and Effie Ochs Chair in History and American Studies and Professor of Political Science
     B.A., Colby College; Ph.D., Columbia University
Peter G. Platt, 1994, Professor of English
     B.A., Yale University; M.A., Middlebury College; D.Phil., Oxford
Cary H. Plotkin, Senior Lecturer in English
     B.A., Yale University; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University
Laurie J. Postlewate, 1997, Senior Lecturer in French
     B.A., Southern Methodist, M.A., Ph.D., NYU
Anupama Rao, 2001, Associate Professor of History
     B.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Michigan
Meenakshi S. Rao, 1991, Senior Lecturer in Chemistry
     B.S., M.S., Bangalore University, India; M.Phil., Ph.D., City University of New York
Alice Reagan, 2010, Assistant Professor of Professional Practice in Theatre
     B.A., Bates College; M.A., New York University; M.F.A., Columbia University
Randall Reback, 2003, Associate Professor of Economics
     B.A., M.A., Stanford University
Robert Remez, 1980, Professor of Psychology
     B.A., Brandeis University; Ph.D., University of Connecticut
Jonathan M. Reynolds, 2007, Associate Professor of Art History
     A.B., Harvard College; A.M., Ph.D., Stanford University
Jonathan Rieder, 1990, Professor of Sociology
     B.A., Harvard University; Ph.D., Yale University
Wadda C. Ríos-Font, 2005, Professor of Spanish and Latin American Cultures
     B.A., The John Hopkins University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University
Christian M. Rojas, 1997, Tow Professor of Chemistry
     B.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., Indiana University
Russell D. Romeo, 2007, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience and Behavior
     B.A., Edinboro University; M.S. Villanova University; Ph.D., Michigan State University
Luci Rosalia, 2000, Senior Associate in Physical Education
     B.A., SUNY, Stony Brook, M.S., Smith College
Stiliana N. Savin, 2004, Lecturer in Physics and Astronomy
     B.S., Sofia State University, Bulgaria; M.A., Ph.D., Temple University
Wendy Schor-Haim, 2010, Associate in English and the Writing Program
     B.A., McGill University, M.A., M.Phil., New York University
Aaron Schneider, 1985, Lecturer in English and Associate Dean of Studies
     B.A., Brandeis University; M.A., M. Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University
Paul Scolieri, 2003, Assistant Professor of Dance
     A.B., Columbia University; M.A., Ph.D., New York University
Ann Senghas, 1999, Tow Associate Professor of Psychology
     B.A., Smith College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Rajiv Sethi, 1995, Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Economics
     B.S., University of Southampton; Ph.D., New School for Social Research
Mary J. Sever, 2010, Assistant Professor of Chemistry
     B.A., Knox College; Ph.D., Purdue University
Lesley A. Sharp, 1994, Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Anthropology
     B.A., Brandeis University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
William Sharpe, 1984, Professor of English
      B.A., Columbia University; M.A., Oxford University; Ph.D., Columbia University
Rae Silver, 1976, Helene L. and Mark N. Kaplan Professor of the Natural and Physical Sciences and Professor of Psychology
     B.A., McGill University; M.A., City University of New York; Ph.D., Rutgers University
Herbert Sloan, 1986, Professor of History
     B.A., Stanford University; J.D., University of Michigan; M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University
David Smiley, 2004, Assistant Professor of Architecture and Urban Studies
     B.A., Vassar College: M.A., M.S., Columbia University; Ph.D., Princeton University
Michelle R. Smith, 2011, Assistant Professor of Political Science
     B.A., Rutgers University; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University
Joan Snitzer, 1986, Senior Lecturer in Art History
     B.A., Pratt Institute; M.F.A., Hunter College
Jonathan Whitehead Snow, 2012, Assistant Professor of Biology
     B.A., Williams College; Ph.D., University of California, San Francisco
Lisa K. Son, 2002, Associate Professor of Psychology
     B.A., University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University
Rebecca J. Stanton, 2003, Assistant Professor of Russian
     B.A., M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University
Steven John Stroessner, 1992, Professor of Psychology
     B.A., Hope College; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara
Martin Stute, 1993–94; 1995, Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Environmental Science
     B.S., M.A., Ph.D., University of Heidelberg
Jesus Suarez-Garcia, 2002, Senior Associate in Spanish and Latin American Cultures
     B.A., University of Leon, Spain
Timea Szell, 1979, Senior Lecturer in English
     A.B., Barnard College; M.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., SUNY, Stony Brook
Neferti Xina M. Tadiar, 2006, Professor of Women’s Studies
     B.A., University of Philippines; M.A., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., Duke University
Lisa S. Tiersten, 1993, Professor of History
     B.A., University of Massachusetts; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University
Dominique Townsend, 2012, Term Assistant Professor of Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures
    B.A., Barnard College; M.T.S., Harvard University
Phillip Usher, 2008, Assistant Professor of French
     B.A., Royal Holloway College, University of London; Ph.D., Harvard University
Deborah Valenze, 1989, Professor of History
     B.A., Harvard College; Ph.D., Brandeis University
Margaret Vandenburg, 1998, Senior Lecturer in English
     B.A., University of Idaho; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University
Caroline Weber, 2005, Associate Professor of French
     A. B., Harvard University; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University
David F. Weiman, 2001, Alena Wels Hirschorn '58 Chair and Professor of Economics
     B.A., Brown University; M.A., Yale; Ph.D., Stanford University
Carl Wennerlind, 2001, Associate Professor of History
     B.A., University of South Florida; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Paige West, 2001, Tow Associate Professor of Anthropology
     B.A. Wofford College; M.A., The University of Georgia; M.Phil., Ph.D., Rutgers University
Barbara A. Woike, 1995, Associate Professor of Psychology
     B.A., Cleveland State University; M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University
Nancy Worman, 1996, Professor of Classics
     A.B., Barnard College; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University
Hana Worthen, 2008, Assistant Professor of Theatre
     B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Helsinki
William B. Worthen, 2008, Alice Brady Pels Professor of Theatre
     B.A., University of Massachusetts at Amherst; Ph.D., Princeton University
Rebecca Jordan-Young, 2004, Associate Professor of Women’s Studies
     B.A., Bryn Mawr College; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University
Colleen Thomas, 2007, Associate Professor of Professional Practice in Dance
     B.A., SUNY Empire State College & SUNY Purchase; M.F.A., University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Javier Perez Zapatero, 2007, Senior Associate in the Department of Spanish and Latin American Cultures
     B.A., M.A., University of Granada, Spain
Homa S. Zarghamee, 2012, Assistant Professor of Economics
    B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University

Named and Endowed Professorships and Directorships

Richard Gilder Professor of Literary History
     James G. Basker, Professor of English
Helen Goodhart Altschul Professor
     Reshmi Mukherjee, Professor of Physics
Alena Wels Hirschorn ’58 Chair in Economics
     David F. Weiman, Professor of Economics
Alena Wels Hirschorn ’58 and Martin Hirschorn Professor of Environmental and Applied Sciences
     Stephanie Pfirman, Professor of Environmental Science
Lucyle Hook Chair in English
     Kim Hall, Professor of English
Barbara Silver Horowitz Director of Education
     Lee Ann Bell, Director of Education
Helen Lyttle Kimmel ’42 Chair in Mathematics
     Dusa McDuff, Professor of Mathematics
Helene L. and Mark N. Kaplan Professor of the Natural and Physical Sciences
     Rae Silver, Professor of Psychology
Viola Manderfeld Professor of German Language and Literature
     Frederick Neuhouser, Professor of Philosophy
Millicent Carey McIntosh Professor of English
     Mary Gordon, Professor of English
Samuel R. Milbank Chair in Health and Society
     Peter Balsam, Professor of Psychology
Barbara Novak ’50 Professor of Art History
     Patricio Keith Moxey, Professor of Art History
Adolph S. and Effie Ochs Chair in History
     Richard Pious, Professor of Political Science
Ann Whitney Olin Professors
     Christopher Baswell, Professor of English
     Karen Fairbanks, Professor of Professional Practice of Architecture
     Achsah Guibbory, Professor of English
     Larry Heuer, Professor of Psychology
     Anne Higonnet, Professor of Art History
     Janet Jakobsen, Professor of Women's Studies
     Laura Kay, Professor of Physics & Astronomy
     Rachel McDermott, Professor of Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures
     Debra Minkoff, Professor of Sociology
     Rajiv Sethi, Professor of Economics
     Lesley A. Sharp, Professor of Anthropology
     Steven Stroessner, Professor of Psychology
     Martin Stute, Professor Environmental Science
Alice Brady Pels ’21 Chair in the Arts
     William Worthen, Professor of Theatre
Ingeborg Rennert Professor of Judaic Studies
     Beth A. Berkowitz, Associate Professor of Religion
Janet H. Robb Professor of the Social Sciences
     Robert A. McCaughey, Professor of History
Tow Associate Professor
     Rebecca Jordan-Young, Associate Professor of Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies
     Janna Levin, Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy
     Paige West, Professor of Anthropology
Virginia Bloedel Wright ’51 Professor of Art History 
     Alexander Alberro, Professor of Art History
Miriam Scharfman Zadek Family Professor of Sociology
     Debra Minkoff, Professor of Sociology

Faculty Emeriti

Margarita Ucelay, Ph.D., 1943–1981, Professor Emerita of Spanish
Chilton Williamson, Ph.D., 1942–1982, Professor Emeritus of History
Jeanette S. Roosevelt, Ph.D., 1951–1958; 1962–1986, Professor Emerita of Dance
John Meskill, Ph.D., 1959–1988, Professor Emeritus of Oriental Studies
Maristella Lorch, Ph.D., 1951–1990, Professor Emerita of Italian
Ruth M. Kivette, Ph.D., J.D., 1952–1992, Professor Emerita of English
Suzanne F. Wemple, Ph.D., J.D., 1966–1992, Professor Emerita of History
Remington Patterson, Ph.D., 1955–1994, Professor Emeritus of English
Joan Vincent, Ph.D., 1968–1994, Professor Emerita of Anthropology
Marina Ledkovsky, Ph.D., 1969–1996, Professor Emerita of Russian
Deborah Milenkovitch, Ph.D., 1965–1996, Professor Emerita of Economics
Barbara S. Schmitter, Ph.D., 1957–1995, Professor Emerita of Psychology
Lila Ghent Braine, Ph.D., 1974–1998, Professor Emerita of Psychology
Lydia H. Lenaghan, Ph.D., 1962–1998, Professor Emerita of Classics
Barbara Novak, Ph.D., 1958–1998, Professor Emerita of Art History
Abraham Rosman, Ph.D., 1966–1998, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology
Paula G. Rubel, Ph.D., 1965–1998, Professor Emerita of Anthropology
Jane Rosenthal, Ph.D., 1952–1955; 1971–1998, Professor Emerita of Art History
Sue Larson, Ph.D., 1969–2000, Professor Emerita of Philosophy
Mirella Servodidio, Ph.D., 1964–2000, Professor Emerita of Spanish & Latin American Cultures
Peter H. Juviler, Ph.D., 1964–2001, Professor Emeritus of Political Science
Richard F. Gustafson, Ph.D., 1965–2002, Professor Emeritus of Russian
Joseph L. Malone, Ph.D., 1967–2002, Professor Emeritus of Linguistics
Philip V. Ammirato, Ph.D., 1974–2003, Professor Emeritus of Biological Sciences
Elizabeth Dalton, Ph.D., 1965–2003, Professor Emerita of English
Richard M. Friedberg, Ph.D., 1968–2003, Professor Emeritus of Physics and Astronomy
Joan S. Birman, Ph.D., 1973-2004, Professor Emerita of Mathematics
Demetrios Caraley, Ph.D., 1961–2004, Professor Emeritus of Political Science
and Janet H. Robb Chair in the Social Sciences Emeritus
Sandra Genter, M.A., 1960–2004, Professor Emerita of Dance
Janet Soares, Ed.D., 1968–2005, Professor Emerita of Dance
Susan Riemer Sacks, Ph.D., 1971–2005, Professor Emerita of Education
Marcia Welles, Ph.D., 1970–2005, Professor Emerita of Spanish & Latin American Cultures
Nan Rothschild, Ph.D., 1981-2006, Professor Emerita of Anthropology
Jeanne Poindexter, Ph.D., 1991-2007, Professor Emerita of Biological Sciences
Dennis G. Dalton, 1969-2008, Professor Emeritus of Political Science
Natalie B. Kampen, 1988-2009, Professor Emerita of Women’s Studies
Anne Lake Prescott, 1959–1962; 1963-2010,  Professor Emerita of English
Elizabeth S. Boylan, 1995-2011 Provost and Dean of the Faculty Emerita
Alan Gabbey, 1992-2012, Professor Emerita of Philosophy