Our People

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​Mungai 
Mutonya

Teaching Professor in African and African-American Studies
Kenya Summer Program Coordinator
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​Joel 
Myerson

​Research Professor in Psychological & Brain Sciences
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Melanie 
Osborn

Senior Assistant Dean
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Mikhail 
Palatnik

Senior Lecturer in Russian
Coordinator of Russian Languages and Literature Minor
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Dorothy 
Petersen

Undergraduate Academic Coordinator for Economics
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​Philip 
Purchase​

​Lecturer in the Interdisciplinary Project in the Humanities
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Michelle 
Purdy

Associate Professor of Education
Director of the Undergraduate Program in Educational Studies Affiliate Faculty, African and African-American Studies & Urban Studies
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​Ignacio 
Sánchez Prado​

Jarvis Thurston and Mona Van Duyn Professor in the Humanities, Dean’s Fellow for Intercultural Competence Initiatives​
Professor of Spanish, Latin American Studies, and Film and Media Studies Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Latin American Studies program
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​Wolfram 
Schmidgen​

Professor of English​
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​John 
Shareshian​

Chair and Professor of Mathematics and Statistics
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​Michael 
Sherberg​

Professor of Italian
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Ila 
Sheren

Associate Professor of Art History and Archaeology
Study Abroad Advisor
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Karen 
Skinner

Academic Coordinator
University College MA Program Coordinator
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Elzbieta​ 
Sklodowska

Randolph Family Professor of Spanish, Director of the Summer Institute in Spain
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Tony 
Smith

Assistant Dean & Academic Coordinator, College of Arts & Sciences
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Christopher​ 
Stark​

​Associate Professor of Composition
Director of Undergraduate Studies
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Sara  
Stratton

Global Programs and Academic Advisor
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Amy 
Suelzer

Director of Overseas Programs
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​Andrea 
Urice

Teaching Professor of Drama
Director of Undergraduate Studies of Drama
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​Mark 
Valeri​

Reverend Priscilla Wood Neaves Distinguished Professor of Religion and Politics, Interim Director of Religious Studies
Director of Undergraduate Studies, Religious Studies
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​Wei 
Wang​

​Senior Lecturer in Chinese Language
Chinese Language Coordinator Chinese Study Abroad Advisor
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Veronica 
Whittemore

Study Abroad Advisor
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Sarah 
Winkler

Administrative Assistant for the Undergraduate Program
Seigle Hall Administrative Assistant
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Li 
Yang

Professor of Physics