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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 . . .

Myles Jackson

Gallatin Research Excellence Professor

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

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 . . .

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 . . .

Duncan Yoon

Assistant Professor

Duncan M. Yoon’s current book examines representations of China in African literature. Additional research interests include globalization, narrative theory, the . . .

Sybil Cooksey

Clinical Assistant Professor

Sybil Newton Cooksey is a scholar of afro-diasporic cultural history whose interests include comparative literature, music and sound studies, and . . .

Bradley Lewis

Associate Professor

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

George Shulman

Professor

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

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 . . .

Hannah Gurman

Clinical Associate Professor

Hannah Gurman is an historian of the United States with a PhD in literary studies. She teaches broadly in the . . .

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 . . .

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 . . .

Stephen Duncombe

Professor

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

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 . . .

Alejandro Velasco

Associate Professor

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

Rosanne Kennedy

Clinical Assistant Professor

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

Patrick McCreery

Associate Dean of Students 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 . . .

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 . . .

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 . . .

Nina Cornyetz

Professor

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

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 . . .

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, . . .

Matthew Stanley

Professor

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

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 . . .

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

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 . . .

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 . . .

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 . . .

Laura Slatkin

Professor

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

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 . . .

Kristoffer Diaz

Clinical Associate Professor

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

Kimberly DaCosta

Associate Professor

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

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 . . .

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, . . .

Eugenia Kisin

Assistant Professor

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

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 . . .

Andrew Romig

Associate Professor

Andrew Romig is a scholar of medieval Europe, with particular interests in the transformations of Mediterranean and transalpine culture and . . .

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 . . .

Gianpaolo Baiocchi

Associate Professor

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

Peder Anker

Associate Professor

Professor Peder Anker's teaching and research interests lie in the history of science, ecology, environmentalism and design, as well as . . .

Andrea Gadberry

Assistant Professor

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

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 . . .

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 . . .

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 . . .

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 . . .

Kwami Coleman

Assistant Professor

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

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 . . .

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 . . .

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, . . .

Rosalind Fredericks

Associate Professor

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

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, . . .

Julie Malnig

Associate Professor

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

Bella Mirabella

Associate Professor

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

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, . . .

Todd Porterfield

Professor

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

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 . . .

Sara Murphy

Clinical Associate Professor

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

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 . . .

Ethan Harkness

Assistant Professor

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

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; . . .