Peace and Justice Studies - Faculty

Co-Directors

Margo Ramlal-Nankoe
Visiting Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology
B.A., Pedagogical Academy Surinam (South America)
M.A., Ph.D., Binghamton University

Kris Sealey, Director
Associate Professor of Philosophy
B.S. Spelman College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Memphis

Coordinating Faculty

Jocelyn M. Boryczka
Associate Professor of Politics
B.A., The College of William and Mary
M.A., Louisiana State University
M.A., Wayne State University
Ph.D., City University of New York

Kevin Cassidy
Professor of Politics
B.A., Catholic University
M.S., Hunter College
Ph.D., City University of New York

Jerelyn Johnson
Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures
B.A., University of California at Santa Barbara
M.A., Middlebury College
M.A., Ph.D., Brown University

Janie Leatherman 
Professor of Politics
B.A., Manchester College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Denver

Nels Pearson 
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., M. A., James Madison University
Ph.D., University of Maryland

Contributing Faculty

Cecelia Bucki
Professor of History
B.A., University of Connecticut
M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Johanna Garvey
Associate Professor of English
B.A., Pomona College
M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Carol Gordon 
Professor of Philosophy
B.A., Brandeis University
J.D., Boston University School of Law
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Rosemarie Gorman

Paul Lakeland 
Aloysius P. Kelley, S.J., Chair and Professor of Catholic Studies and Professor of Religious Studies
M.A., Oxford University, England
B.D., University of London, England
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Danke Li 
Associate Professor of History
B.A., Sichuan University, China
M.A., Michigan State University
Ph.D., The University of Michigan

David McFadden
Professor of History
B.A., University of Denver
M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Lisa Newton 
Professor of Philosophy
B.S., Ph.D., Columbia University

Marcie J. Patton 
Professor of Politics
B.A., Trinity University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Rose Rodrigues
Assistant Professor of Sociology and Anthropology
B.A., Southern Illinois University
M.A., Ph.D., New School for Social Research