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Faculty Name Research Interests

Lorraine Bayard de VoloLorraine Bayard de Volo
Chair and Associate Professor, Women and Gender Studies Program
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Gender, race, class, and sexuality as they interact with and inform war, militarization, revolution, and social movements in Latin America


Joanne BelknapJoanne Belknap
Professor, Department of Sociology
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Violence against women and girls; incarcerated women and girls

Shu-ling Berggreen
Associate Professor, Journalism and Mass Communication
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Children and media; global media, culture, and identity; media institutions and economics; Asian media; methodological issues in media research

Adam BradleyAdam Bradley
Professor, Department of English
Director, Laboratory for Race and Popular Culture (RAP Lab)
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African American literature and popular culture


Bryan JoeJoe Bryan
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography
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Indigenous politics in the Americas; human rights; critical cartography

Robert BuffingtonRobert Buffington
Associate Professor, Women and Gender Studies Program
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Histories of crime and sexuality in Mexico and Latin America


Kristen CarpenterKristen Carpenter
Professor, School of Law
Co-Director of the American Indian Law Program
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Legal claims of indigenous peoples, especially with respect to issues of property, religion, culture, and human rights

Albert ChongAlbert Chong
Professor, Department of Art and Art History
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Photographic images; themes of personal mysticism and spirituality, family stories and histories, race and ethnic identity, political commentary, environmental art

Andrew CowellAndrew Cowell
Professor, Department of Linguistics
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Indigenous languages, especially Native American languages; language endangerment, maintenance and revitalization among Native communities; connections between language and culture

Emmanuelle DavidEmmanuelle David
Assistant Professor, Women and Gender Studies Program
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Gender, culture, and inequality; qualitative sociology; global outsourcing in the Philippines

Elizabeth DutroElizabeth Dutro
Professor, School of Education
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Literacy, trauma, and identities of gender, sexuality, and race, especially in high-poverty elementary schools

Elizabeth FennElizabeth Fenn
Professor, Department of History
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History of the early American West, focusing on epidemic disease, Native American, and environmental history 

Donna GoldsteinDonna Goldstein
Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology
Director, Center to Advance Research and Teaching in the Social Sciences (CARTSS)
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Intersections of race, gender, poverty and violence in Brazil; pharmaceutical politics in Latin America

Kris GutierrezKris Gutiérrez
Professor, School of Education
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Learning in designed learning environments, with particular attention to students from non-dominant communities and English learners

Alison JaggarAlison Jaggar
Professor, Department of Women and Gender Studies
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Gender and globalization, especially justice, poverty; moral epistemology

Greg JohnsonGreg Johnson
Associate Professor, Department of Religious Studies
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Contemporary Indigenous traditions in moments of legal struggle, with specific attention to American Indian and Native Hawaiian contexts; repatriation issues (e.g., NAGPRA)

Stephen Graham JonesStephen Graham Jones
Professor, Department of English
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Fiction writing; horror, science fiction, fantasy, film, comics, pop culture, technology; American Indian Studies

Penelope KelseyPenelope Kelsey
Associate Professor, Department of English
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Native American literature, film, and theory

Patricia LimerickPatricia Limerick
Director, Center for the American West
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Western American history; public history; applying historical perspective to contemporary dilemmas and conflicts

Donna Mejia
Assistant Professor, Department of Theater and Dance
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Choreography, directing, and performance of contemporary dance; traditions of the African and Arab Diaspora and emerging fusion traditions in Transnational Electronica; cultural imperialism, gender representation, and globalization

Deepti MisriDeepti Misri
Assistant Professor, Women and Gender Studies Program
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Transnational feminist studies, feminist theory and criticism; South Asian fiction and cinema; postcolonial studies. 

Celeste Montoya Celeste Montoya
Associate Professor, Women and Gender Studies Professor
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Gender and race politics; social movements by women in Europe and the U.S.; public policy, political institutions, international organization, transnational politics

Michele MosesMichele Moses
Professor, School of Education
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Affirmative action; democratic theory; equal educational opportunity; higher education; philosophy of education; policy, race and education

Austin Okigbo
Assistant Professor, School of Music
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Ethnomusicoogy; African and African American religious experiences; music cultures of the Black Atlantic; music in global health, black nationalisms, and new Diasporas

L.Kaifa RolandL. Kaifa Roland
Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology
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Cultural anthropology of tourism; national identity, racial and gender constructions; popular cultural practices and critiques of capitalism; regional focus on the Caribbean and the broader African Diaspora, with field research in Cuba

Brenda RomeroBrenda Romero
Associate Professor, College of Music
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Ethnomusicology; Mexican folk music

David ShneerDavid Shneer
Director, Program in Jewish Studies
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Twentieth century European, Russian, and Jewish history and culture; Jews and sexuality; diaspora studies; Holocaust studies

Jennifer ShannonJennifer Shannon
Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology
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Anthropology of museums and critical museology; Indigenous rights and representation, especially in North America and the Caribbean; contemporary indigeneity and settler colonialism

Christina SueChristina Sue
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology
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Comparative race and ethnicity; immigration; gender; ethnographic and qualitative methodology; the sociology of Latin America


Ben Teitelbaum
Instructor, Department of German and Slavic Languages and Literatures
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Race, nationalism, and expressive culture in the Nordic countries; radical white nationalist ideology, activism, and music in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark

Beverly WeberBeverly Weber
Associate Professor, Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures
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Intersections of race, gender, and migration in Germany and Europe; contemporary German literature and culture; Islam in Europe

William WeiWilliam Wei
Professor, Department of History
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History of modern China; Chinese American history within the context of Chinese diaspora; Asian American history