American Studies - Faculty

Director

cas_eng_bayers Peter Bayers
Associate Professor of English, ext. 2797
B.A., Villanova University
M.A., New York University
Ph.D., University of Rhode Island

Faculty

 schols_fu_logo Gwendolyn Alphonso
Assistant Professor of Politics
B.A.L.L.B. National Law School of India
B.C.L. Oxford University, Lincoln College
J.S.D., Cornell University Law School
Ph.D., Cornell University 
 cas_as_bucki Cecelia F. Bucki
Professor of History
B.A., University of Connecticut
M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh 
cas_as_carolan  Mary Ann Carolan 
Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures
B.A., Dartmouth College
M.A., M. Phil., Ph.D., Yale University 
 cas_ah_eliasoph  Philip I. Eliasoph 
Professor of Visual and Performing Arts
B.A., Adelphi University
M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton
 cas_eng_garvey  Johanna X.K. Garvey
Associate Professor of English
B.A., Pomona College
M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
 cas_as_lawrence Anna Lawrence
Assistant Professor of History
B.A., Carleton College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan 
 cas_th_lomonaco  Martha S. LoMonaco 
Professor of Visual and Performing Arts
B.A., Boston College
M.A., Tufts University
Ph.D., New York University
 cas_eng_lopez Edrik López
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., University of North Florida
M.A., University of Florida
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley 
 cas_as_mcfadden David W. McFadden
Professor of History
B.A., University of Denver
M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley 
 cas_rs_nguyen  Martin T. Nguyen
Assistant Professor of Religious Studies
B.A., University of Virginia
M.T.S., Harvard Divinity School
Ph.D., Harvard University
 cas_eng_odriscoll Sally O'Driscoll
Associate Professor of English
B.A., Queens College, City University of New York
M.A., M. Phil., Ph.D., The Graduate School of
the City University of New York 
 cas_eng_orlando  Emily Orlando
Associate Professor of English
B.A., St. Anselm College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland
 cas_eng_petrino  Elizabeth Petrino
Associate Professor of English
B.A., State University of New York at Buffalo
M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University
 cas_eng_rajan  

Gita Rajan
Professor of English
B.A., Banaras Hindu University, India
M.A., University of Oklahoma
Ph.D., University of Arizona

 pt_bps_rodrigues Rose P. Rodrigues
Assistant Professor of Sociology and Anthropology
B.A., Southern Illinois University
M.A., Ph.D., New School for Social Research 
 cas_as_schlicting  Kurt C. Schlichting
Professor of Sociology
B.A., Fairfield University
M.A., Ph.D., New York University
 cas_mus_torff  Brian Torff
Professor of Visual and Performing Arts
B.E.S., M.S., University of Bridgeport
C.A.S., Fairfield University
 cas_rs_umansky  Ellen M. Umansky
Carl and Dorothy Bennett Professor of Judaic Studies
B.A., Wellesley College
M.A., Yale University
M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University
 cas_as_williams  Yohuru R. Williams
Professor of History
B.A., M.A., University of Scranton
Ph.D., Howard University