Directors and Advisory Board

hon_thiel-rakowitzDirector:
John E. Thiel
Donnarumma Hall 246, ext. 2130
Professor of Religious Studies
A.B., Fairfield University
M.A., Ph.D., McMaster University

Associate Director:
Susan Rakowitz
Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.A., Yale University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Advisory Board:
Ryan Drake
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
B.A., University of Oregon
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

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

Olivia Harriott
Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., Ph.D., University of Connecticut

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

Carl A. Scheraga
Professor of Business Strategy and
Technology Management
Sc.B., M.A., Brown University
Ph.D., University of Connecticut

The Director, Associate Director, and Advisory Board administer the program, but roughly 60 different faculty members from across the University teach in the program over every three year period.