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Anderson, Michael Alan

Assistant Professor of Musicology | (585) 274-1124

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Aten, Marilyn, PhD, RN

Director, Center for High Risk Children and Youth | (585) 273-2524


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Bakhmetyeva, Tanya

Associate Professor of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies
Associate Academic Director Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies | (585) 273-5187
535 Lattimore

Interests: Russian and Eastern European History, History of Catholicism, Gender

Jonathan Baldo

Baldo, Jonathan

Professor of English, Department of Humanities, Eastman School of Music | (585) 274-1610
606 Eastman Theater

Interests: Shakespeare; early modern cultural studies; literary theory

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Beaudette, Sylvie

Assistant Professor of Chamber Music & Accompanying | (585) 274-1415

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Bellina, Elena

Assistant Professor of Italian | (585) 274-1617

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Berlo, Janet Catherine

Professor, Art History/Visual and Cultural Studies | (585) 275-4168
513 Morey Hall

Interests: Native American art and visual culture; The politics of representation; Museum studies and critique; Quilt, craft, and “folk art” ; History and historiography; Issues of materiality both old and new

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Bernardi, Joanne

Professor of Japanese and Film and Media Studies
Head the Japanese Program | (585) 275-4251
409 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Japanese cinema and culture, especially popular culture; film and media studies; visual and material culture; moving image archiving and preservation; travel and tourism studies; nuclear culture; digital humanities; ephemera studies; object-based learning

Bigelow, Nicholas P.

Bigelow, Nicholas P.

Lee A. DuBridge Professor of Physics and Optics | (585) 275-8549
312 Bausch & Lomb Hall

Interests: experimental atomic; molecular and optical physics

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Bleich, David

Professor | (585) 275-8568
409 Morey Hall

Interests: Literary and language theory; writing and language pedagogy; women's studies; science studies; Jewish studies; film and popular culture

Arie Bodek

Bodek, Arie

George E. Pake Professor of Physics | (585) 275-5445
354 Bausch & Lomb

Interests: experimental elementary-particle physics

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Britton, Marla

Senior Assistant Director of Admissions for College/Community Programs | (585) 275-8600

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Brown, Theodore

Professor of Community and Preventive Medicine | (585) 275-2051

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Bryant, Jane

Program Manager | (585) 275-6948


Greg Carlson

Carlson, Greg

Professor Emeritus of Linguistics | (585) 275-5907

Interests: Semantic Theory; Psycholinguistics; Discourse

Anthony T. Carter

Carter, Anthony T.

Professor Emeritus | (585) 275-8614

Interests: rural politics; kinship and marriage; households and personhood

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Cerulli, Catherine

Director, Susan B. Anthony Center | (585) 275--879

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Chao, Shin-yi

Associate Professor of Religion | (585) 275-9644
430A Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Chinese Religions

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Chin, Nancy

Associate Professr of Community and Preventive Medicine (SMD) | (585) 275-9780

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Clark, Stephanie Brown

Associate Professor of Medical Humanities (SMD) | (585) 275-6469

Elizabeth Colantoni

Colantoni, Elizabeth

Assistant Professor of Classics | (585) 275-9360
429 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Roman, Italic, and Etruscan Art and Archaeology; Roman religion; early Rome

Jennifer L. Creech

Creech, Jennifer L.

Associate Professor of German | (585) 275-4251
428 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Post-1945 German studies; film studies; gender studies; cultural studies

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Crimp, Douglas

Fanny Knapp Allen Professor of Art History and Professor of Visual and Cultural Studies | (585) 273-5622
518 Morey Hall

Interests: Contemporary art; criticism and theory; dance and dance film


Curry, Mary Jane

Associate Professor of Education, Teaching and Curriculum | (585) 273-5934


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Dombeck, Mary

Professor of Nursing | (585) 275-8898

Kristin Doughty

Doughty, Kristin

Associate Professor | (585) 275-5155
437 Lattimore Hall

Interests: political and legal anthropology; politics of reconciliation; transitional justice; violence and conflict; memory; politics of energy; Africa; Rwanda

Joshua Dubler

Dubler, Joshua

Assistant Professor of Religion | (585) 275-4756
428A Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Religion in America

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Duro, Paul

Professor, Art History/Visual and Cultural Studies | (585) 275-9262
519 Morey Hall

Interests: theories of imitation; history painting; hierarchy of the genres; theories of the sublime; frame discourse and analysis; word and image studies; travel writing

Sandhya Dwarkadas

Dwarkadas, Sandhya

Albert Arendt Hopeman Professor and Chair of Computer Science
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering | (585) 275-5647
3403 Wegmans Hall

Interests: Parallel and distributed computing; Computer architecture and networks; Interaction and interface between the compiler, runtime system, and underlying architecture; Software distributed shared memory; Integrated compiler and runtime support for parallelism; Simulation methodology; Uniprocessor and multiprocessor architectures; Parallel applications development; Performance evaluation


Ayala Emmett

Emmett, Ayala

Professor Emeritus | (585) 275-8736
421 Lattimore Hall

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Estrada, Marie-Joelle

Assistant Professor | (585) 276-5274
456 Meliora Hall


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Faulkner, Preston

Director of Warner Advancement | (585) 276-3636

Robert Foster

Foster, Robert J.

Professor of Anthropology and Visual and Cultural Studies, Richard L. Turner Professor of Humanities | (585) 275-8741
445 Lattimore

Interests: Political economy; Material culture; Globalization ; Corporations ; Commercial media ; Mobile phones; Papua New Guinea, Melanesia

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Freitas, Roger

Associate Professor of Musicology | (585) 274-1458

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Frye, Robin

Assistant Director of Study Skills and Workshops, Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning | (585) 275-9049


Thomas Gibson

Gibson, Thomas P.

Professor | (585) 275-8739
442 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Indigenous peoples of Southeast Asia; The anthropology of war and peace; Cosmology and state formation; Islamic states; Religious nationalism in the Indian Ocean; Colonialism and bureaucracy

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Grace, Jeanne

Professor Emeritus of Clinical Nursing | (585) 275--889

Kenneth Gross

Gross, Kenneth

Alan F. Hilfiker Distinguished Professor of English | (585) 275-4098
404B Morey Hall

Interests: Shakespeare; lyric poetry; Renaissance literature; romance

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Groth, Susan

Assistant Professor of Nursing | (585) 275--889

Margarita Guillory

Guillory, Margarita Simon

Assistant Professor of Religion | (585) 275-7780
431 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: African-American Religions; American Religious History

Susan Gustafson

Gustafson, Susan E.

Karl F. and Bertha A. Fuchs Professor of German Studies
Head the German Program | (585) 275-4251
425 Lattimore Hall

Interests: German literature of the eighteenth, nineteenth, and twentieth centuries; feminism and gender studies; psychoanalysis


Thomas Hahn

Hahn, Thomas

Professor | (585) 275-5664
402A Morey Hall

Interests: Medieval literature and culture; popular culture

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Haidu, Rachel

Associate Professor, Art History
Director Graduate Program in Visual and Cultural Studies | (585) 275-4112
520 Morey Hall

Interests: Modern, postwar and contemporary art; Eastern European postwar and contemporary art; artist's films and videos; contemporary painting; history of photography; national identity and transnationalism; critical theory and poststructuralist theory; feminism, gender and race studies; visual studies

Sarah Higley

Higley, Sarah L

Professor | (585) 275-9261
411 Morey Hall

Interests: Medieval vernacular languages and literature of Northern Europe; film and media studies; fiction

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Hudson, Larry E.

Associate Professor of History | (585) 275-4557
460 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: African-American History; Comparative Slavery; Civil War and Reconstruction; New South; Theory and Methods of Oral History

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Hursh, David

Professor of Teaching and Curriculum | (585) 275-3947

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Hwang, June J.

Associate Professor of German | (585) 275-4251
429 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Twentieth-century film; literature and critical theory


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Iglewski, Barbara

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology; Director of International Programs at URMC | (585) 275-1356


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Johnson, Jim

Professor of Political Science | (585) 275-0622

Beth Jörgensen

Jörgensen, Beth E.

Professor of Spanish | (585) 275-4265
422 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Twentieth-century Spanish-American literature, with an emphasis on Mexico; women writers; theory and practice of literary nonfiction; Mexican chronicle; disability studies


Rosemary Kegl

Kegl, Rosemary

Associate Professor
Chair of the Department English | (585) 275-4092
423A Morey Hall

Interests: Shakespeare and English Renaissance drama; early modern literature and culture; literary theory; gender studies

Cilas Kemedjio

Kemedjio, Cilas

Professor of French
Director the Frederick Douglass Institute for African and African-American Studies | (585) 273-5346
311B Morey Hall

Interests: Francophone Caribbean and African literary and cultural studies; postcolonial theory; transnational black studies; humanitarianism

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Koskoff, Ellen

Director, World Music Certificate and Ethnomusicology Diploma Program | (585) 274-1454

Jennifer Kyker

Kyker, Jennifer

Associate Professor of Music, College Department of Music, University of Rochester
Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology, Eastman School of Music | (585) 275-0239
1-308 Dewey Hall


Heather Layton

Layton, Heather

Senior Lecturer | (585) 755-6819
Sage Art Center

Interests: Contemporary art; Painting; Art as activism; Storytelling; Magical realism; Mexican religious art; Democratic dialogue; Intrinsic motivation

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LeCuyer, Elizabeth

Assistant Professor of Nursing | (585) 273-1897

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Lee, Brenda

Assistant Dean for Medicine Education and Student Affairs | (585) 275-4537

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Levine, Jacqueline

Director, College Center for Study Abroad | (585) 275-7532

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Lewis, Vivian

Vice Provost for Faculty Development & Diversity | (585) 273-2760

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Locke, Ralph

Professor of Musicology | (585) 274-1455

Bette London

London, Bette

Professor | (585) 275-3510
304 Morey Hall

Interests: Twentieth-century British literature; Victorian literature and culture; feminist theory; women's writing; authorship studies


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Mandala, Elias C.

Professor of History | (585) 275-2058
439 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Southern Africa since the 19th Century; Social History

Katherine Mannheimer

Mannheimer, Katherine

Associate Professor of English
Director Graduate Studies | (585) 275-9257
417 Morey Hall

Interests: Restoration; Eighteenth-century literature

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Mariner, Kathryn

Assistant Professor | Office (585) 275-8734
444 Lattimore

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Marquis, Andre

Associate Professor of Counseling and Human Development | (585) 275-5582

Joyce McDonough

McDonough, Joyce

Professor and Chair, Department of Linguistics | (585) 275-2895
505 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Phonetics, phonology and morphology and their interfaces; Laboratory phonology; Dene (Athabaskan) linguistics; Neural coding of vowels (w Laurel Carney)

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McGowan, Kathy

Gender and Women's Studies Librarian | (585) 275-9302

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McHugh, Ernestine

Associate Professor of Anthropology, The College; Senior Instructor in Community and Preventive Medicine, The Medical School | (585) 274-1453

Honey Meconi

Meconi, Honey

Professor of Music, College Department of Music, University of Rochester
Chair, College Department of Music, University of Rochester
Professor of Musicology, Eastman School of Music | (585) 275-9399
1-320 Dewey Hall

Anne Merideth

Merideth, Anne

Professor of Instruction, Religion
Director of Undergraduate Studies Department of Religion and Classics | (585) 275-9367
434 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: New Testament; History and Literature of Early Christianity

John Michael

Michael, John

Professor of English and Visual and Cultural Studies | (585) 275-4974
405 Morey Hall

Interests: American literature; critical theory; cultural studies

Deborah Modrak

Modrak, Deborah

Professor of Philosophy | (585) 275-8111
527 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Aristotle; History of Ancient Philosophy; Philosophy of Mind

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Mustian, Karen

Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology (SMD), Community and Preventative Medicine | (585) 273-1796


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Norwood, Lisa

Assistant Dean, Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences | (585) 275-4155


John Osburg

Osburg, John

Associate Professor | (585) 273-3329
436 Lattimore Hall

Interests: China; Capitalism; Postsocialism; Gender; Political corruption and organized crime; Buddhist revival in China

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Outram, Dorinda

Gladys I. and Franklin W. Clark Professor of History | (585) 275-4097
369A Rush Rhees Library

Interests: History of the Enlightenment


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Pedersen, Jean

Associate Professor of History
Associate Professor of Humanities, Eastman School of Music | (585) 275-3616
447 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Modern European History; French History; Feminist Theory, Women's History, and Gender Studies; Philosophy of Science; Sociology of Knowledge; History of Academic Disciplines

Alison Peterman

Peterman, Alison

Associate Professor of Philosophy | (585) 275-8146
520 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Early Modern Philosophy; History of Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Perception

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Platt, Terry

Professor Emeritus of Biology | (585) 275--824

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Pollack, David

Retired Professor of Japanese

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Prendergast, Ryan

Associate Professor of Spanish | (585) 275-4113
430 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Representations of identity and difference in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Spain and Spanish America


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Quillen, Alice C.

Professor of Physics and Astronomy | (585) 275-9625
424 Bausch & Lomb Hall

Interests: theoretical astrophysics and observational astronomy


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Rodríguez-Hernández, Raúl

Associate Professor of Spanish, Comparative Literature, and Film and Media Studies
Head the Spanish Program | (585) 275-4257
420 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Twentieth- and twenty-first-century Hispanic literatures and cultures; literary theory; Frankfurt School; European philosophical traditions in Latin America; Latin American cinema; the visual arts; the Baroque and Neo-Baroque; the Gothic tradition

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Rossen-Knill, Deborah, MFA, PhD

Associate Professor
Writing, Speaking, and Argument Program Director | (585) 273-3583
G-122NC Rush Rhees Library

Nora Rubel

Rubel, Nora

Associate Professor of Religion; Director, Susan B Anthony Institute for Gender and Women's Studies | (585) 275-7215
425 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: American Judaism; Religion and Foodways

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Rubin, Joan S.

Dexter Perkins Professor in History | (585) 275-9347
365 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century American Cultural and Intellectual History; The History of the Book

Jeff Runner

Runner, Jeffrey T.

Dean of the College in Arts, Sciences and Engineering
Professor of Linguistics and Brain & Cognitive Sciences | (585) 273-5000
317L Lattimore Hall

Interests: Experimental Syntax; Syntactic/Linguistic Theory; Binding Theory; Syntax Processing; Phrase Structure; Syntax/Semantics Interface


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Saab, A. Joan

Associate Professor, Art History/Visual and Cultural Studies
Chair Department of Art and Art History | (585) 275-7922
506 Morey Hall

Interests: Twentieth-century American cultural history; media and culture; urban and community studies; popular culture; cultural studies; aesthetic categories and values

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Schaefer, Claudia

Rush Rhees Chair
Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature
Professor of Film and Media Studies | (585) 275-5569
418 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Nineteenth-, twentieth- and twenty-first-century Hispanic literatures and cultures; Spanish cinema; critical theory; popular culture; the visual arts; Spanish modernity; the culture of science in Spain; surrealism in Spain; digital humanities

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Scheie, Timothy

Associate Professor of French; Eastman Humanities Department Chair | (585) 274-1612

Joanna Scott

Scott, Joanna

Roswell Smith Burrows Professor of English
Director Literary Arts Programs | (585) 275-2784
404C Morey Hall

Interests: Modern and contemporary fiction; the art of imaginative writing

Llerena Searle

Searle, Llerena G.

Assistant Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies Anthropology | (585) 275-8740
443 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Urbanization; infrastructure; capitalism and global finance; value; speculation; material culture; media and consumer cultures; South Asia

Grace Seiberling

Seiberling, Grace

Associate Professor | (585) 275-4169
523 Morey Hall

Interests: Nineteenth-century painting and photography, especially Impressionism; Early British photography; Museums

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Steingröver, Reinhild

Chair, Humanities at ESM; Associate Professor of German | (585) 274-1616

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Stocchi-Perucchio, Donatella

Associate Professor of Italian
Head the Italian Program | (585) 275-5723
405 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Dante; nineteenth-century poetry and prose; fascism


Allen Topolski

Topolski, Allen

Associate Professor
Undergraduate Advisor Studio Arts | (585) 275-3994
Sage Art Center

Interests: Studio production that incorporates found materials and a variety of processes to explore nostalgia and memory in technologies of domesticity and convenience.

Jeffrey Tucker

Tucker, Jeffrey Allen

Associate Professor of English | (585) 275-2064
418 Morey Hall

Interests: African-American literature; 20th-century American literature; science fiction

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Tuttle, Jane

Professor of Clinical Nursing; Specialty Director, Family Nurse Practitioner Program | (585) 275-8892


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Wheelock, Gretchen

Professor Emerita of Musicology | (585) 274-1544

Sharon Willis

Willis, Sharon

Professor, Art and Art History/Visual and Cultural Studies | (585) 275-5757
517 Morey Hall

Interests: Film history and theory; visual and cultural studies; women's studies and feminist theory; comparative literature and critical theory; French cinema; 19th and 20th century French literature


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Zhang, Elya

Assistant Professor of History | (585) 275-9358
418 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Chinese History, Financial History, Spatial History, and Network Studies


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Žigelyte, Lina

Adjunct Instructor
538 Lattimore

Interests: Queer theory; Disability studies; Gender studies