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Peder Anker

Peder Anker

Associate Professor

In 2014, Professor Anker was appointed as the first Chair of the newly created Department of Environmental Studies at NYU. . . .

Sinan Antoon

Sinan Antoon

Associate Professor

Sinan Antoon’s teaching and research interests lie in pre-modern and modern Arabic literature and contemporary Arab culture and politics. His . . .

Gianpaolo Baiocchi

Gianpaolo Baiocchi

Associate Professor

Gianpaolo Baiocchi is a sociologist and an ethnographer interested in questions of politics and culture, critical social theory, and cities. . . .

Paula Chakravartty

Paula Chakravartty

Associate Professor

Paula Chakravartty’s interests focus on global media and politics. Her research and teaching interests span comparative political economy of media . . .

Ngina Chiteji

Ngina Chiteji

Associate Professor

Ngina Chiteji’s teaching and research interests include public policy, macroeconomics, economic inequality, crime, and the distribution of household wealth in . . .

Gene Cittadino

Gene Cittadino

Clinical Associate Professor

Gene Cittadino is an historian of science broadly trained in the sciences, philosophy, and history. His main focus in teaching . . .

Nina Cornyetz

Nina Cornyetz

Associate Professor

Nina Cornyetz’s teaching and research interests include critical, literary, and filmic theory; intellectual history; studies of gender and sexuality; and . . .

Marie Cruz Soto

Marie Cruz Soto

Clinical Assistant Professor

Marie Cruz Soto is interested in the history, cultures, and interactions of the Americas. Her work focuses on identity negotiations, . . .

Kimberly DaCosta

Kimberly DaCosta

Associate Dean of Students, Associate Professor

Kimberly McClain DaCosta, a sociologist, is especially interested in the contemporary production of racial boundaries. Her book, Making Multiracials: State, . . .

Anne DeWitt

Anne DeWitt

Clinical Assistant Professor

Anne DeWitt’s teaching and research focuses on Victorian literature, the history of science, and the intersections between literature and science; . . .

Michael Dinwiddie

Michael Dinwiddie

Associate Professor

Michael D. Dinwiddie (GAL BA '80, TSOA MFA '83)’s teaching interests include cultural studies, African American theater history, dramatic writing, . . .

Stephen Duncombe

Stephen Duncombe

Professor

Stephen Duncombe’s interests lie in media and cultural studies. He teaches and writes on the history of mass and alternative . . .

Gregory Erickson

Gregory Erickson

Clinical Associate Professor

Gregory Erickson has taught at the Gallatin School since 2004, specializing in courses on modern literature, popular culture, religion, and . . .

Valerie Forman

Valerie Forman

Associate Professor

Valerie Forman’s research and teaching interests lie in the literature and culture of 16th- and 17th-century England and Europe, the . . .

Hallie Franks

Hallie Franks

Associate Professor

Hallie Franks’s teaching and research interests are in the art and archaeology of Greece, Rome, and the ancient Near East, . . .

Rosalind Fredericks

Rosalind Fredericks

Assistant Professor

Rosalind Fredericks’ research and teaching interests are centered on development, urbanism, and political ecology in Africa. With a PhD in . . .

Sharon Friedman

Sharon Friedman

Associate Professor

Sharon Friedman’s teaching and research interests are in the areas of literary and dramatic criticism, feminist criticism, theories of adaptation, . . .

Andrea Gadberry

Andrea Gadberry

Assistant Professor

Andrea Gadberry is a comparatist working primarily in English, French, and Latin. Her research focuses on the literature, philosophy, and . . .

Lisa Goldfarb

Lisa Goldfarb

Associate Professor

Lisa Goldfarb’s research and teaching interests are in the fields of comparative literature (French and English) and critical writing. She . . .

Hannah Gurman

Hannah Gurman

Clinical Associate Professor

Hannah Gurman brings an interdisciplinary and eclectic approach to the study of US foreign relations in the twentieth and twenty-first . . .

Ethan Harkness

Ethan Harkness

Assistant Professor

Ethan Harkness teaches and writes about early Chinese culture with an emphasis on technical topics that inform the histories of . . .

Louise Harpman

Louise Harpman

Associate Professor

Louise Harpman is the founder and principal of Louise Harpman__PROJECTS whose work focuses on architectural design, design research, and urban . . .

Alison Heslin

Alison Heslin

Full-time Faculty

Alison Heslin is a political and economic sociologist. Her research focuses on globalization and international trade, primarily as it relates . . .

Karen Hornick

Karen Hornick

Clinical Associate Professor

Karen Hornick teaches courses that integrate the study of literature, media, philosophy, cultural history, and writing. At Gallatin, she has . . .

Kristin Horton

Kristin Horton

Associate Professor of Practice

Kristin Horton is a director primarily interested in developing new work, re-imagining classics, and producing public events that create forums . . .

A.B. Huber

A.B. Huber

Assistant Professor

A. B. Huber’s teaching and research interests include critical theory, aesthetics and politics, and the literature and visual culture of . . .

Steve Hutkins

Steve Hutkins

Associate Professor

Steven Hutkins received his PhD in English Renaissance literature, and his current teaching and research interests focus on place studies . . .

Myles Jackson

Myles Jackson

Gallatin Research Excellence Professor

Gallatin Research Excellence Professor of the History of Science Myles W. Jackson is also Professor of History of the Faculty . . .

Mitchell Joachim

Mitchell Joachim

Associate Professor of Practice

Professor Mitchell Joachim is a leading figure in ecological design, architecture, and urbanism. He is the founding co-president of Terreform . . .

Nina Katchadourian

Nina Katchadourian

Clinical Associate Professor

Nina Katchadourian is a visual artist who works in a range of media, including photography, installation, video, sound-based work and . . .

Rosanne Kennedy

Rosanne Kennedy

Visiting Assistant Professor

Rosanne Kennedy’s teaching and research interests include modern political theory, contemporary feminist theory and gender studies, continental philosophy, Rousseau Studies, . . .

Eugenia Kisin

Eugenia Kisin

Assistant Professor

Eugenia Kisin is an anthropologist of art whose ethnographic and historical research focuses on the ways that things called “art” . . .

Bradley Lewis

Bradley Lewis

Associate Professor

Bradley Lewis has interdisciplinary training in humanities, psychiatry, and continental philosophy. He writes and teaches at the interface of medicine, . . .

Ritty Lukose

Ritty Lukose

Associate Professor

Ritty Lukose’s teaching and research interests explore the relations between culture, politics, and economy as they manifest themselves in discourses . . .

Julie Malnig

Julie Malnig

Associate Professor

Julie Malnig is a cultural historian of theatre and dance performance. Her areas of interest include social and popular dance; . . .

Patrick McCreery

Patrick McCreery

Associate Dean, Student Affairs and Clinical Assistant Professor

Patrick McCreery’s teaching and research interests lie in the areas of sexual politics, family life and the role of the . . .

Eve Meltzer

Eve Meltzer

Associate Professor

Eve Meltzer is associate professor of Visual Studies at Gallatin and is an affiliated faculty member in NYU’s Department of . . .

Bella Mirabella

Bella Mirabella

Associate Professor

Bella Mirabella, associate professor of literature and humanities, specializes in Renaissance studies, with a focus on drama, theater, performance, and . . .

Ali Mirsepassi

Ali Mirsepassi

Professor

Ali Mirsepassi is professor of Middle Eastern and Islamic studies at Gallatin and in the Department of Middle Eastern and . . .

Meleko Mokgosi

Meleko Mokgosi

Assistant Professor of Practice

Meleko Mokgosi is an artist who works within an interdisciplinary framework to create large-scale project-based installations. By working across history . . .

Sara Murphy

Sara Murphy

Clinical Assistant Professor

Sara Murphy’s research and teaching interests include literature and philosophy, critical theory, feminist and gender studies, and 19th-century literary cultures. . . .

Vasuki Nesiah

Vasuki Nesiah

Associate Professor of Practice

Vasuki Nesiah is a legal scholar with a focus on public international law. Her main areas of research include the . . .

Amanda Petrusich

Amanda Petrusich

Clinical Assistant Professor

Amanda Petrusich teaches courses in writing about pop music and pop culture criticism. She is the author of three books . . .

Kimberly Phillips-Fein

Kimberly Phillips-Fein

Associate Professor

Kimberly Phillips-Fein is a historian of twentieth-century American politics. She teaches courses in American political, business, and labor history. Her . . .

Stacy Pies

Stacy Pies

Clinical Associate Professor

Stacy Pies teaches courses that explore the role of narrative and culture in texts and human relationships, as well as . . .

Millery Polyné

Millery Polyné

Associate Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs & Associate Professor

Millery Polyné’s teaching and research interests examine the history of US African American and Afro-Caribbean intellectual thought; coloniality in the . . .

Todd Porterfield

Todd Porterfield

Professor

A scholar of nineteenth-century European, especially French art, imperialism, and globalization, Porterfield wrote The Allure of Empire: Art in the . . .

Myisha Priest

Myisha Priest

Associate Professor

Myisha Priest’s teaching and research focus on African American literature and material culture. She has published articles mining this fruitful . . .

Jacob Remes

Jacob Remes

Clinical Assistant Professor

Jacob Remes is a historian of modern North America with a focus on urban disasters, working-class organizations, and migration. His . . .

Andrew Romig

Andrew Romig

Assistant Professor

Andrew Romig is a historian of medieval culture with teaching and research interests from late antiquity through the Renaissance. While . . .

George Shulman

George Shulman

Professor

George Shulman’s interests lie in the fields of political thought and American studies. He teaches and writes on political thought . . .

Laura Slatkin

Laura Slatkin

Professor

Laura Slatkin's research and teaching interests include ancient Greek and Roman poetry; wisdom traditions in classical and Near Eastern antiquity; . . .

Matthew Stanley

Matthew Stanley

Associate Professor

Matthew Stanley teaches and researches the history and philosophy of science. He holds degrees in astronomy, religion, physics, and the . . .

Jack Tchen

Jack Tchen

Associate Professor

Jack (John Kuo Wei) Tchen is a facilitator, teacher, historian, curator, re-organizer, and dumpster diver. He works on understanding the . . .

Gregory Vargo

Gregory Vargo

Assistant Professor

Gregory Vargo’s research focuses on the literary and cultural milieu of nineteenth-century British protest movements and the interplay between politics, . . .

Alejandro Velasco

Alejandro Velasco

Associate Professor

Alejandro Velasco is a historian of modern Latin America whose research and teaching interests are in the areas of social . . .

Eugene Vydrin

Eugene Vydrin

Clinical Assistant Professor

Eugene Vydrin’s research interests are in twentieth-century literature, visual art, and critical theory, in the intersections between verbal and visual . . .

Susanne Wofford

Susanne Wofford

Dean, The Gallatin School of Individualized Study, New York University

Susanne L. Wofford is the Dean of the Gallatin School. Before coming to Gallatin, Professor Wofford taught at Yale University . . .

Laurie Woodard

Laurie Woodard

Visiting Assistant Professor

Laurie Woodard began her professional life as a dancer with the Dance Theater of Harlem. She completed her BA in . . .

Jean Gallagher

Jean Gallagher

Professor of English, NYU Poly

Jean Gallagher is a Professor of English at Polytechnic Institute of NYU. She is the author of three collections of . . .

D.B. Gilles

D.B. Gilles

Teacher, Tisch School of the Arts

D.B. Gilles is a playwright, screenwriter, and television writer. His play, Sparkling Object, was produced in New York in the . . .

Maria Hodermarska

Maria Hodermarska

Master Teacher, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development

Maria Hodermarska is a Licensed Creative Arts Therapist (LCAT), a Registered Drama Therapist (RDT) and a Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance . . .

Allen Keller

Allen Keller

Associate Professor of Medicine, NYU School of Medicine

Dr. Allen Keller is Associate Professor of Medicine at New York University School of Medicine, Director of the Bellevue/NYU Program . . .

John Sexton

John Sexton

President Emeritus, New York University

John Sexton is President Emeritus, the Benjamin Butler Professor of Law and NYU Law School's Dean Emeritus, having served as . . .

Rebecca Amato

Rebecca Amato

Associate Director, Civic Engagement Initiatives and Urban Democracy Lab & Associate Faculty

Rebecca Amato is a historian whose work focuses on the intersections between cities, space/place, and memory. She holds a PhD . . .

Sophia Azeb

Sophia Azeb

Assistant Professor, Faculty Fellow

Sophia Azeb is a Postdoctoral and Faculty Fellow in the Gallatin School of Individualized Study. She earned her doctorate in . . .

Jamie Berthe

Jamie Berthe

Administrative Director, MA Program & Associate Faculty

Jamie Berthe holds a PhD from NYU's Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, a masters degree in Cinema Studies from . . .

Benjamin Brooks

Benjamin Brooks

Class Adviser & Associate Faculty

Ben has a PhD in Educational Studies from the University of Cincinnati and his dissertation was “Educating for a Good . . .

Cyd Cipolla

Cyd Cipolla

Class Adviser & Associate Faculty

Cyd Cipolla is a scholar in sexuality studies whose research and teaching interests include medical and legal history, feminist and . . .

Kwami Coleman

Kwami Coleman

Assistant Professor, Faculty Fellow

Kwami Coleman is a pianist, composer, and musicologist specializing in improvised music. His research interests include experimental music history, jazz . . .

June Foley

June Foley

Writing Program Director & Associate Faculty

June Foley's teaching and research interests are Victorian Studies, especially the novel; writing for young readers; and English (especially writing) . . .

Matthew Gregory

Matthew Gregory

Class Adviser & Associate Faculty

Matthew is an interdisciplinary theatre artist whose current theater work explores the nexus between art and politics, specifically through use . . .

Rahul Hamid

Rahul Hamid

Director of Student Affairs & Associate Faculty

Rahul Hamid is a cinema scholar and film critic. His teaching interests include Iranian cinema, silent film, narrative, modernism and . . .

Rachel Rothschild

Rachel Rothschild

Assistant Professor, Faculty Fellow

Rachel Rothschild’s research and teaching focus on the history of environmental science and technology, particularly their intersection with international politics . . .

Nancy Rubino

Nancy Rubino

Senior Director, Academic Internships & Associate Faculty

Nancy Rubino’s research and teaching interests are centered on 19th-century French literature, with particular attention to the intersections of literary . . .

Joshua Shirkey

Joshua Shirkey

Class Adviser & Associate Faculty

Joshua Shirkey is an art historian specializing in modern and contemporary art. He received his A.B. in Fine Arts from . . .

Anooradha Siddiqi

Anooradha Siddiqi

Assistant Professor, Faculty Fellow

Anooradha Iyer Siddiqi is an Assistant Professor and Faculty Fellow at Gallatin and Research Fellow in the University of Basel’s . . .

Amy Spellacy

Amy Spellacy

Assistant Dean of Advising & Associate Faculty

Amy Spellacy’s teaching and research interests include nineteenth- and twentieth-century American literature, literature of the Americas, U.S. Latino/a literature, and . . .

Meredith Theeman

Meredith Theeman

Class Adviser & Associate Faculty

Meredith L. Theeman is a social scientist with a Ph.D. in Environmental Psychology. Her research and teaching interests include psychology, . . .

Yevgeniya Traps

Yevgeniya Traps

Class Adviser & Associate Faculty

Yevgeniya Traps’s teaching and research focus on the ways in which individual psychology and social and cultural factors influence how . . .

Vasu Varadhan

Vasu Varadhan

Associate Faculty

Vasu Varadhan's teaching interests are in the areas of media and cultural change and in South Asian Studies. Her dissertation . . .

Beth Epstein

Beth Epstein

Academic Director, NYUParis

Beth Epstein’s research focuses on intersections in the history and meaning of race and “difference” between France and the United . . .

Gabriella Etmektsoglou

Gabriella Etmektsoglou

Director, NYU Berlin

Anna Kazumi Stahl

Anna Kazumi Stahl

Director, NYU Buenos Aires

Anna Kazumi Stahl is a fiction writer and holds a PhD in Comparative Literature from the University of California, Berkeley. . . .

Maria-Luisa Achino-Loeb

Maria-Luisa Achino-Loeb

Part-time Faculty

Professor Achino-Loeb is a cultural anthropologist whose work focuses on the study of ideology and its connection to power and . . .

Nancy Agabian

Nancy Agabian

Part-time Faculty

Nancy Agabian is the author of Princess Freak, (Beyond Baroque Books) a collection of autobiographical poems and performance texts, and . . .

Juan Carlos Aguirre

Juan Carlos Aguirre

Part-time Faculty

Juan Carlos Aguirre is a PhD candidate in Comparative Literature at New York University, where he was a recipient of . . .

Cynthia Allen

Cynthia Allen

Part-time Faculty

With an A.B.D./ Ph.D. in Humanities from Florida State University, Cynthia Allen's teaching interests concern theatre and film, the history . . .

Diana Anders

Diana Anders

Part-time Faculty

Diana Anders’ teaching and research interests include international humanitarian and human rights law, feminist and queer theory, psychoanalysis, political theory . . .

Piper Anderson

Piper Anderson

Part-time Faculty

As a community arts practitioner, writer, and educator Piper Anderson has dedicated her life to using the arts and education . . .

Jaime Arredondo

Jaime Arredondo

Part-time Faculty

Jaime Arredondo's interests include painting and Mesoamerican art, Culture, and religion. He has taught at NYU, the Parsons School of . . .

Saul Austerlitz

Saul Austerlitz

Part-time Faculty

Saul Austerlitz teaches a course in writing about comedy. He is the author of three books: “Sitcom: A History in . . .

Jessie Austrian

Jessie Austrian

Part-time Faculty

Cris Beam

Cris Beam

Part-time Faculty

Cris Beam is the author of Transparent: Love, Family and Living the T with Transgender Teenagers (Harcourt, 2007), which won . . .

Barton Bishop

Barton Bishop

Part-time Faculty

Barton Bishop received his MFA in Dramatic Writing from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts in 2003 and was the . . .

Victoria Blythe

Victoria Blythe

Part-time Faculty

Victoria Blythe teaches advanced writing seminars structured around problems of poetics and genre. Her teaching interests also include modern British . . .

Martha Bowers

Martha Bowers

Part-time Faculty

Martha Bowers focuses on the use of the performing arts for social change. Her areas of special interest include intercultural . . .

Christopher Bram

Christopher Bram

Part-time Faculty

A novelist and critic, Christopher Bram is the author of nine novels, including Gods and Monsters, which was made into . . .

Eric Brettschneider

Eric Brettschneider

Part-time Faculty

Eric Brettschneider's interests center on child welfare, community building, and social welfare policy. He is a former city and state . . .

Leila Buck

Leila Buck

Part-time Faculty

Leila Buck is a Lebanese American writer, actor, storyteller and educator who has lived, traveled, performed and taught throughout the . . .

Bill Caspary

Bill Caspary

Part-time Faculty

Bill Caspary received both his B.S. and M.S. in physics and his Ph.D. in political science. His teaching interests are . . .

John Castellano

John Castellano

Part-time Faculty

John Castellano is the founder of the SOJ Jazz Workshop Center and Director Emeritus of The Collective School of Music, . . .

Lenora Champagne

Lenora Champagne

Part-time Faculty

Lenora Champagne is a playwright, performer, and director. From 1993-2000, Lenora was a member playwright at New Dramatists, and she . . .

William Corbett

William Corbett

Part-time Faculty

William Corbett taught courses in composition, poetry writing and reading, stand-up comedy and journalism for forty-eight years while living in . . .

Amalia Cordova

Amalia Cordova

Part-time Faculty

Amalia Córdova is a film curator, filmmaker and scholar specializing in indigenous film. She is the Assistant Director of New . . .

Julian Cornell

Julian Cornell

Part-time Faculty

Julian Cornell’s research and teaching interests are primarily in the ideologies and politics of American popular culture, particularly in Hollywood . . .

Pedro Cristiani

Pedro Cristiani

Part-time Faculty

A director, producer, and screenwriter for film and television, Pedro Cristiani wrote the screenplay for the award-winning 1996 feature film . . .

William Crow

William Crow

Part-time Faculty

William Crow is Managing Museum Educator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. In that role he oversees programs serving over . . .

Terence Culver

Terence Culver

Part-time Faculty

Jeff Day

Jeff Day

Part-time Faculty

Martha Diaz

Martha Diaz

Part-time Faculty

Martha Diaz is a community organizer, educator, media producer, archivist and social entrepreneur. She has been dedicated to advancing social . . .

Kristoffer Diaz

Kristoffer Diaz

Part-time Faculty

Kristoffer Diaz is a New Dramatists resident playwright and educator living and working in Brooklyn. His teaching interests include dramatic . . .

Imani Douglas

Imani Douglas

Part-time Faculty

Imani Douglas is the artistic director of the Richard Allen Center for Culture and Art (RACCA). At RACCA's Seaport Salon, . . .

Elyssa East

Elyssa East

Part-time Faculty

Elyssa East’s first book Dogtown: Death and Enchantment in a New England Ghost Town,  won the 2010 P.E.N. New England/L. L. . . .

Naomi Edwards

Naomi Edwards

Part-time Faculty

Naomi Edwards earned her Ph.D. in English with a graduate certificate in Women’s and Gender Studies from Stony Brook University . . .

Melissa Fisher

Melissa Fisher

Part-time Faculty

Melissa Fisher, a cultural anthropologist, is a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Social and Cultural Analysis at NYU. . . .

Simon Fortin

Simon Fortin

Part-time Faculty

Son and grandson of Canadian actors, Simon Fortin trained at the Conservatoire d’Art Dramatique du Québec, then at Drama Studio . . .

Meghan Fox

Meghan Fox

Part-time Faculty

Meghan C. Fox specializes in studies of gender and sexuality in transatlantic modernism. Her other scholarly interests include 20th-century Anglophone . . .

Emily Fragos

Emily Fragos

Part-time Faculty

Emily Fragos is an award-winning, widely published poet who teaches poetry writing at NYU and Columbia. She has also taught . . .

Sara Franklin

Sara Franklin

Part-time Faculty

Sara Franklin is an oral historian and journalist whose work focuses on food and agriculture and its ties to popular . . .

Lise Friedman

Lise Friedman

Part-time Faculty

Lise Friedman’s teaching involves the examination and design of a wide variety of publications and the relationship of popular culture . . .

Margaret Galvan

Margaret Galvan

Part-time Faculty

Margaret Galvan is a PhD candidate in English and a film studies certificate candidate at the City University of New . . .

Charles Gelman

Charles Gelman

Part-time Faculty

Charles Gelman is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Comparative Literature, New York University, currently completing a dissertation on . . .

Bret Gladstone

Bret Gladstone

Part-time Faculty

Bret Gladstone received his MFA from Columbia University, where he has also taught in the Creative Writing Program. His music . . .

Donna Goodman

Donna Goodman

Part-time Faculty

Donna Goodman is a licensed practicing architect. Her firm has renovated lofts, townhouses and waterfront sites based on green principles. . . .

Kevin Gotkin

Kevin Gotkin

Part-time Faculty

Kevin Gotkin’s teaching and research focus on the role of disability in contemporary American life. He is completing his dissertation . . .

Judith Greenberg

Judith Greenberg

Part-time Faculty

Judith Greenberg's research and teaching interests focus on questions of memory and trauma Studies, especially through a feminist lens. She . . .

Paul Grimstad

Paul Grimstad

Part-time Faculty

Paul Grimstad earned his PhD in English and American literature at NYU in 2007. His writing has appeared in Bookforum, . . .

Alex Halberstadt

Alex Halberstadt

Part-time Faculty

Alex Halberstadt is the author of Lonely Avenue: The Unlikely Life and Times of Doc Pomus and the forthcoming Young . . .

Lanny Harrison

Lanny Harrison

Part-time Faculty

Lanny Harrison, character actress, dancer and cabaret artist, began her career in the New York Pantomime Theater in 1966. She . . .

Scott Hightower

Scott Hightower

Part-time Faculty

Besides being the author of five collections of award-winning poetry, Scott Hightower has had his poems and reviews appear regularly . . .

Max Holleran

Max Holleran

Part-time Faculty

Darrel Alejandro Holnes

Darrel Alejandro Holnes

Part-time Faculty

Darrel Alejandro Holnes teaches playwriting, screenwriting, poetry, and other genres of creative writing. His the co-author of PRIME: Poems and . . .

Justin Holt

Justin Holt

Part-time Faculty

Justin Holt's research interests include distributive justice, social policy, political economy, and the welfare state. His second book The Social . . .

Molly Horan

Molly Horan

Part-time Faculty

Molly Horan's teaching interests include 20th and 21st century young adult literature and web culture. She received her MFA in . . .

Amin Husain

Amin Husain

Part-time Faculty

Amin Husain’s interests focus on resistance and liberation, movement generated theory and practice. His research and teaching interests span debt . . .

Trevor Laurence Jockims

Trevor Laurence Jockims

Part-time Faculty

Trevor Laurence Jockims’s teaching and research interests center on literature in its interaction with other modes of thought and expression, . . .

Barbara Jones

Barbara Jones

Part-time Faculty

Barbara Jones is an executive editor at Henry Holt Company, where she acquires and edits books of fiction, memoir and . . .

Dave King

Dave King

Part-time Faculty

A former painter and filmmaker, Dave King is the author of the novel The Ha-Ha, named one of the best . . .

Bruce King

Bruce King

Part-time Faculty

Bruce M. King's research and teaching interests focus on the ancient world, particularly Greek and Latin epic, Greek philosophy and . . .

Molly Kleiman

Molly Kleiman

Part-time Faculty

Molly Kleiman is a deputy editor of Triple Canopy, a magazine that advances a model for publication that encompasses digital . . .

Scott Korb

Scott Korb

Part-time Faculty

Scott Korb is a writer and editor whose interests range from religious belief and its popular expressions, to food and . . .

Antonio Lauria-Perricelli

Antonio Lauria-Perricelli

Part-time Faculty

Antonio Lauria-Perricelli's teaching and research interests include power, class, Culture, state, empire, everyday life, militarism, and the Caribbean and Latin . . .

Jennifer Lemberg

Jennifer Lemberg

Part-time Faculty

Late 19th- and 20th-century American literature; gender; trauma; Holocaust Studies; American Indian literature; ethnic literature . . .

Patricia Lennox

Patricia Lennox

Part-time Faculty

Patricia Lennox's teaching and research interests include myths, fables, and fairy tales; Shakespeare; early modern female writers; fashion; classic literature; . . .

Sarah Leonard

Sarah Leonard

Part-time Faculty

Sarah Leonard works at the intersection of old and new left-wing publications in New York City. She is senior editor . . .

Andrew Levitas

Andrew Levitas

Part-time Faculty

Andrew Levitas is a filmmaker, fine artist and producer, whose teaching interests focus on the artists mind as well as . . .

Andrew Libby

Andrew Libby

Part-time Faculty

Andrew Libby is currently completing a Ph.D. in comparative literature at The City University of New York Graduate Center. His . . .

Moya Luckett

Moya Luckett

Part-time Faculty

Moya Luckett is a media historian whose work focuses on gender, celebrity, fashion, femininity, modernity, digital culture and media historiography. . . .

Florencia Malbran

Florencia Malbran

Part-time Faculty

Florencia Malbrán is a curator of contemporary art and has organized exhibitions in the United States, Argentina, Canada, Brazil, Colombia, . . .

Brendan Matz

Brendan Matz

Part-time Faculty

Brendan Matz is a historian of science and technology based in Brooklyn, NY. He is currently working on a book . . .

Shannon McHugh

Shannon McHugh

Part-time Faculty

Shannon McHugh is a Core Curriculum Postdoctoral Fellow affiliated with Italian Studies. In her dissertation, she explored how early modern . . .

Linn Cary Mehta

Linn Cary Mehta

Part-time Faculty

In addition to the degrees above, Dr. Mehta has studied at the Freie Universität, the Sorbonne, and Universidad Catolica in . . .

Keith Miller

Keith Miller

Part-time Faculty

Keith Miller is a filmmaker, artist and curator based in Brooklyn. His most recent feature, Five Star, premiered at the . . .

Meera Nair

Meera Nair

Part-time Faculty

Meera Nair received both her M.A. and M.F.A. in creative writing; as a master's student at New York University she . . .

Anastasiya Osipova

Anastasiya Osipova

Part-time Faculty

Anastasiya Osipova is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Comparative Literature at New York University, where she is completing . . .

Eiko Otake

Eiko Otake

Part-time Faculty

Born and raised in Japan, Eiko Otake is a New York-based, movement-based interdisciplinary artist and performer who, from 1972 until . . .

David Parsons

David Parsons

Part-time Faculty

David Parsons is a social and cultural historian of 20th century America. His primary research interests include the Vietnam War . . .

Annie Piper

Annie Piper

Part-time Faculty

Annie has been teaching yoga in New York City since 1997. Annie's teaching style is influenced by a wide range . . .

Kathryn Posin

Kathryn Posin

Part-time Faculty

Kathryn Posin studied composition with Louis Horst, Anna Sokolow, Merce Cunningham, and Hanya Holm. She has choreographed works for Ballet . . .

Robin Powell

Robin Powell

Part-time Faculty

Robin draws on her training and experience in movement, somatics and performance in her Gallatin courses. Awareness and consciousness form . . .

Peter Rajsingh

Peter Rajsingh

Part-time Faculty

Peter Rajsingh has taught at NYU since 1991; in addition to Gallatin, he teaches at the Stern School of Business . . .

Dianne Ramdeholl

Dianne Ramdeholl

Part-time Faculty

Dianne Ramdeholl has been an adult education practitioner for over fifteen years. She's committed to adult education for democratic social . . .

Ben Ratliff

Ben Ratliff

Part-time Faculty

Ben Ratliff has been a music critic for the New York Times since 1996, writing about pop, jazz, traditional music . . .

Bill Rayner

Bill Rayner

Part-time Faculty

Bill Rayner is a composer, songwriter, guitarist and educator who has collaborated, worked, and performed with notable musicians and composers, . . .

Mark Read

Mark Read

Part-time Faculty

Mark Read is an artist, educator, and activist based in Brooklyn, New York. Collaborative processes, interventionist strategies, and public engagement . . .

Steven Rinehart

Steven Rinehart

Part-time Faculty

Steve Rinehart is a screenwriter, carpenter, and fiction writer. He is the author of the short story collection Kick in . . .

Lee Robbins

Lee Robbins

Part-time Faculty

Lee Robbins's teaching and research interests are in the history and Culture of depth psychology, particularly as it applies to . . .

Frank Roberts

Frank Roberts

Part-time Faculty

Frank Leon Roberts’s major fields of expertise are in 20th century African American literature; contemporary U.S. social movements; race and . . .

Sahar Romani

Sahar Romani

Part-time Faculty

Sahar Romani's teaching and research interests concern poverty, development, global south urbanisms, youth cultures, ethnography, and contemporary South Asia. Her . . .

Barnaby Ruhe

Barnaby Ruhe

Part-time Faculty

Barnaby Ruhe received his doctorate in shamanism and art practice, an interdisciplinary effort combining psychology, anthropology, art history, phenomenology and . . .

Antonio Rutigliano

Antonio Rutigliano

Part-time Faculty

Antonio Rutigliano's teaching and research interests include Greek, Roman and medieval literature; romance languages; Renaissance Studies; Dante, Virgil, Boethius and . . .

Leslie Satin

Leslie Satin

Part-time Faculty

Leslie Satin's research and teaching interests include: dance, performance, integrated arts, and the arts avant-garde of the 19th through 21st . . .

Carl Skelton

Carl Skelton

Part-time Faculty

Carl Skelton is Industry Professor and the founding director of the Brooklyn Experimental Media Center and the academic programs in . . .

Judith Sloan

Judith Sloan

Part-time Faculty

Judith Sloan is an actress, oral historian, writer, and audio artist/radio producer whose work combines humor, pathos, and a love . . .

Chris Spain

Chris Spain

Part-time Faculty

Chris Spain received his undergraduate degree in bio-agriculture and was a Wallace Stegner Fellow in Stanford University's Creative Writing Program . . .

Jordan Stein

Jordan Stein

Part-time Faculty

Jordan Stein is a philosopher who studies philosophical questions concerning knowledge and meaning in the context of logics of necessity . . .

Ben Steinfeld

Ben Steinfeld

Part-time Faculty

Ben Steinfeld is an actor, director, musician, and teacher. Ben recently made his Broadway debut in Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, . . .

Salvatore Tagliarino

Salvatore Tagliarino

Part-time Faculty

A set designer, Salvatore Tagliarino has designed productions for the Houston Grand Opera, New Jersey Opera, Nevada Opera Association, and . . .

Paul Thaler

Paul Thaler

Part-time Faculty

Paul Thaler's teaching and research interests lie in First Amendment rights and media history and criticism. A former newspaper reporter . . .

Selma Thompson

Selma Thompson

Part-time Faculty

Screenwriter and playwright Selma Thompson has put words in the mouths of Hal Holbrook, Angela Bassett, Keith Carradine, Jane Seymour, . . .

Anthony Tognazzini

Anthony Tognazzini

Part-time Faculty

Anthony Tognazzini is a writer and teacher. His fiction collection, I Carry A Hammer in My Pocket for Occasions Such . . .

Jim Tolisano

Jim Tolisano

Part-time Faculty

Jim Tolisano’s teaching and professional interests are in the interface between ecological anthropology, conservation biology, and environmental economics. His teaching . . .

Christopher Trogan

Christopher Trogan

Part-time Faculty

Christopher Trogan has been a member of the Gallatin faculty since 2001 and teaches first-year seminars as well as tutorials . . .

Melissa Turoff

Melissa Turoff

New Part-time Faculty

Melissa Turoff is a political and cultural historian of the British Empire from the 18th to 20th centuries. Her research . . .

Lara Vapnyar

Lara Vapnyar

Part-time Faculty

Heather Vermeulen

Heather Vermeulen

Part-time Faculty

Heather Vermeulen is a doctoral candidate in Yale University’s departments of African American Studies and American Studies, with a Certificate . . .

Adrian Versteegh

Adrian Versteegh

Part-time Faculty

Adrian Versteegh’s research focuses on nineteenth- and twentieth-century urban literature, particularly lowlife, nightlife, and sleep. His current project is a . . .

Stephen Vider

Stephen Vider

Part-time Faculty

Stephen Vider is a scholar of U.S. social and cultural history. His research and teaching interests include gender and sexuality; . . .

Lauren Walsh

Lauren Walsh

Part-time Faculty

Lauren Walsh is co-editor, with Ofra Amihay, of The Future of Text and Image: Collected Essays on Literary and Visual . . .

Elena Wang

Elena Wang

Part-time Faculty

Elena Wang’s work engages the intersection of fashion, political economy and gender and sexuality studies, with a focus on sustainable . . .

Maryrose Wood

Maryrose Wood

Part-time Faculty

Maryrose Wood is the author of The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place, a critically acclaimed series for middle-grade readers, published . . .

Greg Wyatt

Greg Wyatt

Part-time Faculty

Greg Wyatt, upon the completion of his Bachelor of Arts degree in art history at Columbia College in 1971, studied . . .

Nicole Zeftel

Nicole Zeftel

Part-time Faculty

Nicole Zeftel’s research and teaching interests include 19th-century American women’s literature and print culture, psychoanalytic and affect theory, and 19th-century . . .

Carol Zoref

Carol Zoref

Part-time Faculty

Carol Zoref has been a part-time member of the Gallatin faculty since 2001, teaching fiction writing in the Advanced Writing . . .

Jean Graybeal

Jean Graybeal

Associate Professor

Jean Graybeal works in the areas of philosophy and psychology of religion, with special interests in phenomenology, feminist theory, and . . .

David Moore

David Moore

Professor

David Thornton Moore, an anthropologist of education and work, studies the process by which people learn outside of classrooms, especially . . .

Laurin Raiken

Laurin Raiken

Gallatin Founding Professor Emeritus

A cultural historian and sociologist of art, Laurin Raiken is a founding faculty member of the Gallatin School and is . . .

E. Frances White

E. Frances White

Professor

E. Frances White is Professor of History and Black Studies at Gallatin and the Department of Social and Cultural Analysis . . .

Christine M. Beauchamp

Christine M. Beauchamp

Guess Visiting Professor in Fashion and Fashion Business

Christine Beauchamp was most recently the Brand President of Ann Taylor, a leading specialty retailer of women’s apparel and accessories. . . .

Harold Brooks

Harold Brooks

Guess Visiting Professor in Fashion and Fashion Business

A top retail executive with over 30 years experience, Harold Brooks has held senior-level positions in management and merchandising with . . .

Tracy Gardner

Tracy Gardner

Guess Visiting Professor in Fashion and Fashion Business

Audrey Nizen

Audrey Nizen

Guess Visiting Professor in Fashion and Fashion Business

A top fashion executive and a graduate of NYU, Audrey Nizen has held senior-level positions with some of the world’s . . .

Martha Olson

Martha Olson

Guess Visiting Professor in Fashion and Fashion Business

As a consumer-focused strategist, Martha Olson has led the growth of some of the world’s most recognized and iconic global . . .

Eugenia Ulasewicz

Eugenia Ulasewicz

Guess Visiting Professor in Fashion and Fashion Business

A respected global leader, seasoned executive, and FTSE 100 board member, Eugenia Ulasewicz is a strong business strategist and operator, . . .

Sulayman Al Bassam

Sulayman Al Bassam

Global Faculty in Residence

Playwright and theater director Al Bassam founded Zaoum Theatre in London in 1996. In 2002, with dramaturge Georgina Van Welie, . . .

Amira Hass

Amira Hass

Global Faculty in Residence

Israeli journalist Amira Hass joined Haaretz, Israel’s oldest newspaper, in 1989 and has been the paper’s correspondent for the Occupied . . .

Zahia Rahmani

Zahia Rahmani

Global Faculty in Residence

The Algerian-born academic and author Zahia Rahmani is one of France’s leading art historians and writers of fiction, memoirs, and . . .

Raza Rumi

Raza Rumi

Global Faculty in Residence

Raza Ahmad Rumi is a policy analyst, journalist, and author from Pakistan. For over a decade, he has been affiliated . . .