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Chairs and Coordinators

Coordinator, Linguistics
Professor of Literature and Linguistics
William Judson Gaines Chair in Modern Foreign Languages
Language and race
American dialectology
Historical linguistics
Linguistic relativism
Comparative literature
Associate Professor of Psychology
Chair, Department of Psychology
Object recognition
Cognitive and neural mechanisms of the development and loss of perceptual expertise across the
Organization of semantic knowledge
Category specificity in cognitively intact and impaired individuals
Face recognition
Professor of Physics
Chair, Department of Physics
Big Bang cosmology (theory and data analysis)
Professor of Political Science and International Studies
International Studies Concentration Advisor: Politics and Diplomacy, the Middle East
Senior Coordinator of Interdisciplinary Programs
Middle East Studies
Comparative and International Politics
International Development Policy
George and Sallie Cutchin Camp Professor of Bible
Chair, Department of Religious Studies
Program Coordinator, Jewish Studies
New Testament
Early Christianity
E. Claiborne Robins Distinguished Chair in the Liberal Arts
Chair, Department of Political Science
Professor of Political Science and Philosophy, Politics, Economics and Law (PPEL)
Political and legal philosophy, with special interests in republicanism, political obligation, and the justification of punishment
Professor of Chemistry
Program Coordinator, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Associate Professor of French
Chair, Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
18th Century French Studies
Film Studies
Professor of Anthropology
Chair, Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Professor of Spanish and Catalan Studies
William Judson Gaines Chair in Modern Foreign Languages
Interim Chair, Department of Theatre and Dance
Spanish and Catalan theatre and performance
Theatre translation and translation theory
Professor of Philosophy
Chair, Department of Philosophy
Philosophy of Language
Philosophy of Mind
Philosophy in Science Fiction
Professor of Journalism
Chair, Department of Journalism
Documentary film
Professor of Mathematics
Chair, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Associate Professor of English
Coordinator, Film Studies Program
Associate Professor
Chair, Department of Rhetoric & Communication Studies
Program Coordinator, Interdisciplinary Studies
Public memory
U.S. media history
Race and representation
Qualitative research methods
Professor of Political Science
Co-coordinator, Healthcare Studies Program
Public Policy
Health Care Policy
Health Insurance
Mental Health Policy
Medicare Policy
Professor of Rhetoric
Program Coordinator, Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Rhetorical Theory
Histories and historiographies of rhetoric; Histories and historiographies of ideas
Ancient Greek Rhetorical Theory, Texts, and Culture
Interdisciplinary Studies: rhetoric and writing, philosophy, political theory, women's studies, classics, culture/al studies, science/technology, humanistic inquiry
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Coordinator, Integrated Inclusive Science Program
Coordinator, SMART Program
Organic Chemistry
Associate Professor of Spanish
Chair, Department of Latin American, Latino, and Iberian Studies
Nineteenth-century Spanish Literature
Associate Professor of Music, Director of University Choirs
Chair, Department of Music
Chair, Department of Music
Choral music of Slovenia
Sacred works of W.A.Mozart
Music and Religion
Choral and Vocal Pedagogy
Associate Professor of History and American Studies
Coordinator, American Studies Program
Program Coordinator of Humanities in A&S
United States and the World
U.S. Cultural and Intellectual History
Associate Professor of Geography and the Environment, Geography Advisor
Chair, Department of Geography and the Environment
Environmental Studies Advisor
International Studies Concentration Advisor, Latin America
Human environment interface
Political ecology
Conservation and development
Associate Professor of Political Science and Philosophy, Politics, Economics and Law (PPEL)
Coordinator, Philosophy, Politics, Economics, and Law Program
Pre-Law Advisor
Constitutional Law
Legal and Political Theory
Universal Rights
Natural Law and Philosophy
The American Judiciary
Professor of Art
Chair, Department of Art and Art History
Painting & Drawing, Land and Environmental Art; Color Theory/Practice; Contemporary Art Theory/Practice
Associate Professor of Biology
Chair, Department of Biology
Cell and Molecular Biology
Regulation of the inflammatory response/macrophage activity
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Chair, Department of Chemistry
Analytical Chemistry
Environmental Chemistry
Professor of Military Science
Chair, Department of Military Science and Leadership, Spider Battalion
Assistant Professor of Elementary Education
Chair, Department of Education
Science teaching and training
Using children's literature across the curriculum
Environmental education
Samuel Chiles Mitchell-Jacob Billikopf Professor of History and International Studies
Chair, Department of History
International Studies Concentration Advisor: Africa and World Politics and Diplomacy
Colonial Africa
History of Education
Nationalism and Decolonization
Director of Dance
Artistic Director, University Dancers
Technique classes
Dance History
Associate Professor of Biology
Coordinator, Environmental Studies Program
Evolutionary ecology
Local adaptation and speciation
Plant population biology and genetics
Evolutionary genetics of invasive species