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.

David J. Galloway


Associate Professor of Russian (1999)

Ph.D., Slavic Studies, Cornell University
M.A., Slavic Studies, Cornell University
B.A., Russian, B.A. English, University of Maryland, College Park

E-mail link | Personal Bio

Telephone: 3790
Office: 202 Smith Hall

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Derek Linton

Professor of History (1984)

Ph.D., Princeton University
M.A., Princeton University
B.A., Brooklyn

E-mail link | Personal Bio

Telephone: 3382
Office: 102 Henry House

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Charity Lofthouse

Instructor of Music (2011)

Ph.D. Candidate, Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY)
B.M., Oberlin College Conservatory of Music

E-mail link | Personal Bio

Telephone: 3407
Office: 206 Williams Hall

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Judith R. McKinney

Associate Professor of Economics (1979)

Ph.D., Indiana University
M.A., Indiana University
B.A., Middlebury College

E-mail link | Personal Bio

Telephone: 3432
Office: 311 Stern Hall


Susanne E. McNally

Dean of William Smith (1972)

Ph.D., SUNY Binghamton
M.A., Claremont
B.A., Douglass

E-mail link | Personal Bio

Telephone: 3585
Office: 201 Henry House

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Patricia Myers

Professor of Music Emeritus (1979)

Ph.D., Illinois
M.A., Oregon
B.Mus., Oberlin

E-mail link | Personal Bio

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David Ost

Professor of Political Science (1986)

Ph.D., Wisconsin
B.A., SUNY Stony Brook

E-mail link | Personal Bio | Expert Page

Telephone: 3428
Office: 113 Stern Hall

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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

E-mail link | Personal Bio

Telephone: 3864
Office: 201 Smith Hall

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Marina Aptekman

Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian (2009)

Ph.D., Brown University, 2005
M.A., Clark University, 1997; Brown University, 1998
B.A., Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1996

E-mail link | Personal Bio

Telephone: 3338
Office: Demarest 123B

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