Core & Affiliated Faculty

Maurice Adkins

Postdoctoral Fellow
UVA Professor Balfour

Lawrie Balfour

Professor of Politics | Office Hours: Tuesdays 11:00 - 1:00 | Gibson S395
UVA Professor Anna Brickhouse

Anna Brickhouse

Professor of English, Interim Co-Director of Latinx Minor | Office Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 10:45AM-12:15PM | Email for Zoom link

Lisa Marie Cacho

Associate Professor of American Studies/ Wilson Hall room 125
Chong UVA Professor

Sylvia Chong

Associate Professor of English, Associate Director of American Studies, and Director, Minor in Asian Pacific American Studies | Office hours by appointment only
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David Coyoca

Assistant Professor of English
Dave UVA Professor

Shilpa Davé

Assistant Professor of Media Studies
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Lisa Goff

Associate Professor of English and Director of Institute for Public History | Office Hours: Fridays 2 - 5 PM | Zoom:
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Ian Grandison

Professor of English | Office Hours: Thursday 3:30 - 5:00PM | By appointment only - please email
Greeson UVA Professor

Jennifer Greeson

Associate Professor of English, Chair of American Studies | Office Hours: Monday 10 AM - 12 PM, | By appointment only. Please schedule here:
Hale UVA Professor

Grace Hale

Commonwealth Professor of American Studies and History | Office Hours: Tuesdays 1:30 - 3:00 PM, Nau Hall 283 (also available by appt via Zoom)
Hamilton UVA Professor

Jack Hamilton

Associate Professor of Media Studies, Director of Undergraduate Programs, American Studies | Office Hours: Friday 2 PM - 5 PM | Reserve appointment at
Hedstrom UVA Professor

Matthew S. Hedstrom

Associate Professor of Religious Studies | Office Hours: Tuesday 1-2PM and Wednesday 5-6PM | schedule here:

Kasey Jernigan

Assistant Professor of Anthropology | Office Hours: Mondays & Wednesdays, 12:00 - 1:30 | Brooks Hall, 310B
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Carmen Lamas

Assistant Professor of English and American Studies | Office Hours: Tuesday 3:15 - 5:00PM | By appointment only

Christina Proenza-Coles


Kevin Rose

Assistant Professor
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Marlon Ross

Professor of English | Office Hours: Tuesday 3:00-5:00 PM | By appointment only, please email

Jessica Sewell

Associate Professor of Urban Planning | Office Hours: Mondays, 11:00 - 12:00 | Peyton House 108

Sandhya Shukla

Associate Professor of English | Office Hours: Thursday 9:00 AM-12:00 PM | By appointment only - email for Zoom link

David Singerman

Assistant Professor of History and American Studies | Office Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 1 PM - 2:30 PM | Reserve an appointment at

Kirt von Daacke

Assistant Dean & Professor of History | Office hours by appointment only | Call 434-924-8986 to schedule

Penny Von Eschen

Professor of History and William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of American Studies | Office Hours: Thursdays, 1:00 - 4:00 | Nau 423