Interdisciplinary Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Full-time Faculty

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  • Jan Arminio

    Jan Arminio

    Concentration Head, Community College Teaching

    Concentration Head, Higher Education

    Professor

    Multicultural issues, qualitative research, assessment, campus programs, leadership

B

  • Lisa C Breglia

    Lisa C Breglia

    Concentration Head, Energy and Sustainability

    Associate Professor

    Natural and cultural resources, intellectual property, World Heritage, and global environmentalism

C

  • Andrew Crooks

    Andrew Crooks

    Concentration Head, Computational Social Science

    Assistant Professor

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  • Joy Fraser

    Joy Fraser

    Assistant Professor

    folk narrative; foodways; folk custom and drama; cultural tourism

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  • Benjamin Gatling

    Benjamin Gatling

    Concentration Head, Folklore Studies

    Assistant Professor

    narrative, performance, the ethnography of communication, Islam, Central Asia and the Middle East

  • Paul C.  Gorski

    Paul C. Gorski

    Concentration Head, Social Justice and Human Rights

    Associate Professor

    Social Justice Teacher Education, Activist Burnout and Persistence, Poverty and Educational Opportunity

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  • Christopher H. Hamner

    Christopher H. Hamner

    Concentration Head, War and Military in Society

    Associate Professor

    War and American society, the individual experience of combat, technological change and warfare

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  • Nadine Kabbani

    Nadine Kabbani

    Concentration Head, Neuroethics

    Associate Professor, School of Systems Biology | Associate Director, Interdisciplinary Program in Neuroscience

    Proteomic organization, evolution of signaling networks in neurons

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  • Meredith H. Lair

    Meredith H. Lair

    Concentration Head, Individualized Studies

    Director, Interdisciplinary Studies

    The Vietnam War, war and American society, veterans, collective memory, consumerism, militarism, conflict tourism, American social history

  • Rachel Ann Lewis

    Rachel Ann Lewis

    Concentration Head, Women and Gender Studies

    Associate Professor, Concentration Head, MAIS

    transnational sexualities; human rights; film and media studies; queer theory

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  • Graziella Pagliarulo McCarron

    Graziella Pagliarulo McCarron

    Concentration Head, Social Entrepreneurship

    Term Assistant Professor / Concentration Head, Social Entrepreneurship concentration in the MAIS in Interdisciplinary Studies

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  • Randi L Rashkover

    Randi L Rashkover

    Associate Professor

    Jewish philosophy, Jewish-Christian theological relations, Jewish feminist thought

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  • Abdulaziz Sachedina

    Abdulaziz Sachedina

    Concentration Head, Religion, Culture and Values

    IIIT Chair in Islamic Studies

  • Ben Steger

    Ben Steger

    Concentration Head, Film and Video Studies