Core & Affiliated Faculty

Lawrie Balfour

Professor of Politics

Anna Brickhouse

Professor of English and Director of American Studies

Sylvia Chong

Associate Professor of English

Marlene Daut

Associate Professor of English and African Diaspora Studies at the Carter G. Woodson Institute for African American and African Studies

Shilpa Davé

Assistant Professor of Media Studies

Camilla Fojas

Associate Professor of Media Studies

Lisa Goff

Assistant Professor of English, Director of Undergraduate Programs for American Studies, and Director of Institute for Public History

Jennifer Greeson

Associate Professor and Associate Department Chair of English

Grace Hale

Commonwealth Chair of American Studies and History

Jack Hamilton

Assistant Professor of Media Studies

Matthew S. Hedstrom

Associate Professor of Religious Studies

Carmenita Higginbotham

Associate Professor of Art History

Kasey Keeler

Postdoctoral Fellow, Native American Studies

Carmen Lamas

Assistant Professor of Latina/o Literature and Latina/o Studies

Jessica Sewell

Associate Professor of Urban Planning

Sandhya Shukla

Associate Professor of English

David Singerman

Assistant Professor of History and American Studies

Ashley M. Williams

Lecturer in Anthropology