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AMERICAN STUDIES FACULTY

In addition to being teachers, HWS professors are researchers and scholars in their fields. Faculty members devote time outside the classroom to engage students in research projects.


Jeffrey Anderson

Professor of Anthropology (2008)

Ph.D. University of Chicago. 1994. (Anthropology).
M. A. University of Chicago. 1980. (Social Sciences).
B.A. Knox College. 1980. (Sociology-Anthropology).

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Telephone: 3438
Office: 212 Stern Hall

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Elizabeth Belanger

Assistant Professor of American Studies (2013)



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Iva E. Deutchman

Professor of Political Science (1987)

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
B.A., Hofstra University

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Telephone: 3429
Office: 114 Stern Hall

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Laura Free

Associate Professor of History (2005)

Ph.D., Cornell University
M.A., Cornell University
M.A., Binghamton University
B.A., Grinnell College

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Telephone: 3554
Office: 109 Henry House

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Kendralin Freeman

Assistant Professor of Anthropology/Sociology (2011)

B.A., Case Western Reserve University, 2002
M.A., Emory University, 2008
Ph.D., Emory University, 2010


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Jack D. Harris

Professor of Sociology (1974)

Ph.D., Pennsylvania
M.A., Pennsylvania
B.A., Tulane

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Telephone: 3439
Office: 215 Stern Hall

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Christopher Hatch

Assistant Professor of Theatre (2010)

Ph.D., candidate, Theatre History, Theory, and Literature, Indiana University
M.F.A., Acting and Directing, University of Missouri - Kansas City
B.A., Theatre Arts, Pennsylvania State University

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DeWayne Lucas

Chair

Associate Professor of Political Science/Associate Dean of Faculty (2000)

Ph.D., Political Science, Binghamton University (SUNY)
M.A., Political Science, Binghamton University (SUNY)
B.A., Political Science,University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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Telephone: 3902
Office: 112 Stern Hall

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Joseph Mink

Assistant Professor of Political Science (2011)



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Eric Patterson

Associate Professor of English and American Studies (1976)

Ph.D. Yale
M.Phil. Yale
M.A. Yale
A.B. Amherst summa cum laude

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Telephone: 3356
Office: 104 Demarest

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James Sutton

Assistant Professor of Anthropology/Sociology (2012)

Ph.D., Ohio State University
M.A., Ohio State University
B.A., California State University, Long Beach

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Kristen Welsh

Associate Professor of Russian (2002)

Ph.D.,Yale University
M.Phil., M.A., Yale University A.B., Brown University

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Telephone: 3864
Office: 201 Smith Hall

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Adjunct Faculty

Jeffrey Blankenship

Assistant Professor of Architectural Studies (2011)

Ph.D., Cultural Geography, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2011
Master of Landscape Architecture, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 1999
Master of Regional Planning, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 1999
Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture, University of Kentucky Lexington, 1994

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Telephone: 4573

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Fay Botham

Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies (2011)



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Matthew Crow

Assistant Professor of History (2012)

B.A., UC San Diego
M.A., Ph.D., UCLA

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Telephone: 4625

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Stephen Frug

Visiting Assistant Professor of History (2006)



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Telephone: 3581
Office: Henry House

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William Harris

Instructor of History (2009)

B.A. Alabama State University, 2000
M.A. University of Akron, 2002
M.A. Cornell University, 2005
Ph.D. Cornell University, expected Fall 2009/Spring 2010

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Telephone: 3577
Office: Henry House

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Khuram Hussain

Assistant Professor of Education (2008)

Ph.D., Syracuse University, 2010
M.A., Binghamton University, 2001
M.A.T., Binghamton University, 2000

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Telephone: 3953
Office: 103A Merritt

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Linda Robertson

Professor of Media and Society (1986)

Ph.D., Oregon
M.A., Oregon
B.A., Oregon

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Telephone: 3805
Office: BLAC Demarest

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Leah R. Shafer

Assistant Professor of Media/Society (2008)

A.B., Cornell University
M.A., Cornell University
Ph.D., Cornell University

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Telephone: 3951
Office: 307 Demarest Hall

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William T. Waller, Jr.

Professor of Economics (1982)

Ph.D., Economics, University of New Mexico, 1984
M.A., Economics, Western Michigan University, 1979
B.S., Economics, Western Michigan University, 1978

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Telephone: 3433
Office: 320 Stern Hall

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