Dec 01, 2023  

New Faculty and Instructional Appointments

(as of June 1, 2014)


Mari J. Armstrong-Hough, Visiting Assistant Professor of Medical Humanities and Sociology
B.A. (University of Wisconsin-Madison), M.A., Ph.D. (Duke)
David H. Backus, Covington Visiting Professor of Environmental Studies
A.B. (Haverford), M.S., Ph.D. (University of Washington, Seattle)
Nichole M. Bauer, Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science
B.A. (Ball State), M.A. (George Mason), Ph.D. (expected) (Indiana)
Basma Botros, Visiting Lecturer in Arab Studies
B.S. (International Academy, Cairo), M.A. (Eastern Illinois)
Maurya MacNeil Boyd, Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.A. (Davidson), M.S., Ph.D. (Ohio State)
D. Henry Buckley, Visiting Professor of French
B.A. (Tufts), M.A., Ph.D. (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor)
*Besir Ceka, Assistant Professor of Political Science
B.A. (Bates), M.A., Ph.D. (UNC Chapel Hill)
Britta H. Crandall, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Latin American Studies
B.A. (Miami University), M.A., Ph.D. (John Hopkins)
Brent M. Dawson, Visiting Assistant Professor of English
B.A. (Washington University), Ph.D. (expected) (Emory)
Marleen Eijkholt, Assistant Professor of Medical Humanities
LL.B./LL.M. (Maastricht University, The Netherlands), Ph.D. (University of Manchester)
*Rachid el Bejjani, Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S. (Université Libainaise, Lebanon), M.S. (University of Beirut), Ph.D. (University of Arizona, Tucson)
Aaron Finkle, Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
B.A. (Reed), M.A., Ph.D. (University of Washington, Seattle)
Gabriel Ford, Visiting Assistant Professor of English
B.A. (University of Alabama), M.Phil. (Trinity College Dublin), M.A., Ph.D. (Pennsylvania State)
Louise Gammons, Adjunct Instructor in History
B.A. (UNC Charlotte), M.A. (Emory)
(Spring Semester)
Katie Horowitz, Visiting Assistant Professor of Writing and Gender/Sexuality Studies
B.A. (Wesleyan), M.A., Ph.D. (University of California, Berkeley)
*Tracey E. Hucks, Vail Professor of Africana Studies
B.A., M.A. (Colgate), M.A., Ph.D. (Harvard)
Marija Jankovic, Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy
B.A. (University of Belgrade), M.A. (University of Florida), Ph.D. (expected) (Indiana)
Andrew W. Leslie, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Communication Studies
B.A. (University of Virginia), Ph.D. (Northwestern)
Xinying Li, Visiting Lecturer in Chinese
B.A. (Northwestern University, Shenyang), M.A. (Ohio)
Maren Milligan, Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science
B.A. (Oberlin), Ph.D. (University of Maryland)
*Rachel Hua-Wei Pang, Assistant Professor of Religion
B.A. (University of Toronto), M.A., Ph.D. (University of Virginia, Charlottesville)
*Tabitha C. Peck, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science
B.S. (Bucknell), M.S., Ph.D. (UNC Chapel Hill)
Iva Petkova, Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology
B.A., M.A. (University for National & World Economy, Bulgaria), M.S. (Goteborg University, Sweden), M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. (expected) (Columbia University)
Lucía Reinaga, Visiting Assistant Professor of Hispanic Studies
Licenciatura (Universidad Mayor De San Andrés, Bolivia), M.S., Ph.D. (Duke)
Nathaniel T. Rogers, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Art
A.B. (Davidson), M.F.A. (Maryland Institute College of Art)
(Fall Semester)
Rebecca N. Ruhlen, Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology
B.A. (Trinity), M.A. (Harvard), Ph.D. (University of Washington)
*Mark L. Sample, Associate Professor of Digital Studies
B.S. (Miami), M.A. (Georgetown), M.A., Ph.D. (University of Pennsylvania)
Marta Sánchez, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Education
B.A. (Mundelein College), M.Ed (Erikson Institute), Ph.D. (UNC Chapel Hill)
(Fall Semester)
Dolores Santamaria, Visiting Instructor in Hispanic Studies
Licenciada (University Complutense de Madrid), M.A. (University of South Carolina, Columbia)
Rosalba E. Scott, Visiting Lecturer in Hispanic Studies
B.A. (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá), M.A. (University of Southern Mississippi)
Ali Selim, McGee Professor of Writing
(Spring Semester)
Elissa LaFleur Sheppard, Visiting Assistant Professor of Art
B.A., B.F.A. (University of North Texas), M.F.A. (Emerson)
Anelise H. Shrout, Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Digital Studies
A.B. (University of Chicago), Ph.D. (New York University)
Lauren A. Stutts, Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.S. (Davidson), Ph.D. (University of Florida, Gainesville)
Katherine Thompson, Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.S. (Oglethorpe), M.A., Ph.D. (expected) (University of Georgia)
Sarah F. Waheed, Director of the Davidson in India Program and Assistant Professor of History
B.A. (Bryn Mawr), M.A. (University of Chicago), Ph.D. (Tufts)
Harlan E. Weaver, Visiting Assistant Professor of Gender and Sexuality Studies
B.A. (Wesleyan), Ph.D. (University of California, Santa Cruz)
Gregory E. Weinstein, Visiting Assistant Professor of Writing and Music
A.B. (Princeton), Ph.D. (University of Chicago)
Caroline A. Weist, Visiting Instructor in German Studies
B.A (University of Richmond), Ph.D. (expected) (University of Pennsylvania)
Benjamin F. Wicker, Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S. (University of South Alabama), Ph.D. (Indiana)
*Alice R. Wiemers, Assistant Professor of History
B.A. (Columbia University), Ph.D. (John Hopkins)

* Tenure-track position