Faculty 2005-2007

 
Faculty

The faculty is arranged alphabetically. In parentheses are listed colleges and universities from which earned degrees have been received.

Hideko Abe, Ph.D.
(Shikoku Christian College [Japan], Arizona State),
1993-1995; 2006-
Assistant Professor of East Asian Studies
William D. Adams, M.A. ’00, Ph.D.
(Colorado College, California at Santa Cruz),
2000-
President; Professor of Philosophy
Debra A. Aitken, M.A. ’01, B.A.
(Plymouth State, Frostburg State),
1985-
Adjunct Professor of Athletics
Charlotte E. Albright, Ph.D. (1)
(Bennington, Boston University),
2005-2006
Visiting Assistant Professor of English
Donald B. Allen, M.A. ’82, Ph.D.
(Fresno State, Illinois),
1967-
Professor of Geology
Richard A. Ammons, M.B.A.
(Amherst, Stanford),
2003-
Vice President for College Relations; Professor of American Studies
Jeffrey D. Anderson, Ph.D.
(Knox, Chicago),
1996-
Associate Professor of Anthropology
Kate Arecchi, M.F.A. (1)
(Syracuse, Pennsylvania State),
2006-
Faculty Member without Rank: Irving D. Suss Visiting Guest Artist in Theater and Dance
Lisa Arellano, Ph.D.
(Bryn Mawr, San Francisco State, Stanford),
2005-
Assistant Professor of American Studies and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Teresa J. Arendell, M.A. ’99, Ph.D.
(United States International, California at Berkeley),
1994-
Professor of Sociology
Ariel C. Armony, Ph.D.
(Buenos Aires [Argentina], Ohio, Pittsburgh),
1998-
Audrey Wade Hittinger Katz and Sheldon Toby Katz Distinguished Teaching Associate Professor of Government; Co-Director, Goldfarb Center for Public Affairs and Civic Engagement, 2005-2006
León Arredondo, Ph.D.
(Montclair State, CUNY),
2006-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Martha Arterberry, Ph.D.
(Pomona, Minnesota),
2006-
Professor of Psychology
Paul H. Arthur ’84, Ph.D. (1)
(Colby, Colorado at Boulder),
February-May 2007
Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Gary Atwood, M.A.
(Idaho State, California at Irvine),
2005-2006
Visiting Instructor in Spanish
John Augustine, M.S.
(Madras [India], Louisiana State),
2006-
Visiting Instructor in Computer Science
Eugene Avrutin, Ph.D.
(Texas at Austin, Michigan),
2004-2006
Visiting Assistant Professor of History
Milan Babik ’01, M.S. (1)
(Colby, London School of Economics),
2006-
Visiting Instructor in Government
Sally A. Baker, A.B.
(Duke),
1989-1998, 2002-
Faculty Member without Rank: Executive Assistant to the President and Secretary of the Corporation
Lisette Balabarca, Ph.D.
(Pontificia Universidad [Peru], Boston University),
2006-
Assistant Professor of Spanish
Debra A. Barbezat, M.A. ’04, Ph.D.
(Smith, Michigan),
1992-
Professor of Economics
Susan L. Barbour Wood, M.A. (1)
(Virginia Tech, Cincinnati),
2006-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Geology
Karen A. Barnhardt, Ph.D.
(Carroll, Montana, North Carolina at Greensboro),
2000-
Assistant Professor of Education
James C. Barrett, Ph.D. (1)
(California at Santa Cruz, Cornell),
2000-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology/Classics
James Behuniak, Ph.D.
(Southern Maine, Hawaii at Manoa),
2006-
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Amy C. Bernatchez, B.S. (1)
(Maine),
2004-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics
Kimberly A. Besio, Ph.D.
(Hawaii at Manoa, California at Berkeley),
1992-
Associate Professor of East Asian Studies [Chinese]
Catherine L. Besteman, M.A. ’05, Ph.D.
(Amherst, Arizona),
1993-
Professor of Anthropology
Parker J. Beverage, M.A.
(Dartmouth, Stanford),
1985-
Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid: Faculty Member without Rank
Catherine R. Bevier, Ph.D.
(Indiana, Connecticut),
1999-
Associate Professor of Biology
Daniel Bilar, Ph.D.
(Brown, Cornell, Dartmouth),
2004-2006
Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Adrian Blevins, M.F.A.
(Virginia Intermont, Hollins, Warren Wilson),
2004-
Assistant Professor of English [Creative Writing]
Robert T. Bluhm Jr., M.A. ’03, Ph.D.
(NYU, Princeton, Columbia, Rockefeller),
1990-
Sunrise Professor of Physics
Liliana Botcheva-Andonova, Ph.D.
(Mount Holyoke, Harvard),
February 2004-
Assistant Professor of Government and Environmental Studies
Laura Chakravarty Box, Ph.D.
(California State at Fullerton, San Diego State, Hawaii at Manoa),
February 2002-
Assistant Professor of Theater and Dance
Jennifer Finney Boylan, M.A. ’01, M.A. (1)
(Wesleyan, Johns Hopkins),
1988-
Professor of English
Otto K. Bretscher, Ph.D. (1)
(Zurich [Switzerland], Harvard, Zurich [Switzerland]),
1998-
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Betsy Brown, Ph.D.
(Boston University, Delaware),
1990-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology; Associate Director of Corporate, Foundation, and Government Relations
Lyn Mikel Brown, M.A. ’05, Ed.D. (2)
(Ottawa, Harvard),
1991-
Professor of Education
Cedric Gael Bryant, M.A. ’05, Ph.D.
(California at San Diego),
1988-
Lee Family Professor of English
John B. Bulevich, M.A. (1)
(Washington),
2005-
Faculty Member without Rank. 2005-2006: Research Scientist in Psychology
Patricia A. Burdick, A.L.M.
(Cedar Crest, Georgia Institute of Technology, Simmons, Harvard),
2001-
Faculty Member without Rank: Special Collections Librarian
Michael D. Burke, M.F.A. (1)
(California at Berkeley, Massachusetts at Amherst),
1987-
Associate Professor of English
Thomas K. Burton, B.A.
(Hamilton),
1999-
Adjunct Associate Professor of Athletics
Cheshire C. Calhoun, M.A. ’99, Ph.D.
(Northwestern, Texas at Austin),
1991-
Charles A. Dana Professor of Philosophy
Alec D. Campbell, Ph.D.
(Columbia, UCLA, California),
1998-
Associate Professor of Sociology
Debra Campbell, M.A. ’02, Ph.D.
(Mt. Holyoke, St. Michael’s [Canada], Boston University),
January-June 1983, 1986-
Professor of Religious Studies
Murray F. Campbell, M.A. ’92, Ph.D.
(Pennsylvania State, Cornell),
1980-
William A. Rogers Professor of Physics
Joan Omaming Carling, B.A. (1)
(University of the Phillipines),
August-December, 2006
Visiting Professor of International Studies and Oak Human Rights Fellow
Christopher Hamler Carrick, B.S. (1)
(Boston University),
2004-
Visiting Instructor in English
Tracy Hamler Carrick, Ph.D.
(Boston University, San Francisco State, Syracuse),
2003-
Assistant Professor of English; Director of the Farnham Writers’ Center, 2003-
David Todd Coffin ’83, M.A.
(Colby, Purdue),
2003-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics
Daniel H. Cohen ’75, M.A. ’00, Ph.D.
(Colby, Indiana),
1983-
Christian A. Johnson Professor of Integrative Liberal Learning; Professor of Philosophy
Paul E. Cohen, Ph.D. (1)
(New Mexico, Illinois),
2005-2006
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Maria Colbert, Ph.D.
(Harvard),
2002-
Assistant Professor of Spanish
F. Russell Cole, M.A. ’90, Ph.D.
(Massachusetts, Illinois at Urbana),
1977-
Oak Professor of Biological Sciences
Susan Westerberg Cole, M.S. (1)
(Knox, Illinois),
1978-
Faculty Member without Rank: Science Librarian
Clare Bates Congdon, Ph.D.
(Wesleyan, Michigan),
1998-
Assistant Professor of Computer Science, 1998-2006; Research Associate in Computer Science 2006-
Sarah O. Conly, Ph.D. (1)
(Princeton, Cornell),
February 2001-2006
Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Charles W.S. Conover III, M.A. ’04, Ph.D.
(Middlebury, Virginia),
1990-
Professor of Physics
Rebecca R. Conry, Ph.D.
(Eastern Washington, Washington),
2000-
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Daniel Contreras, Ph.D.
(Texas at Austin, Stanford),
2003-
Assistant Professor of English
Cristanna M. Cook, Ph.D. (1)
(Maine, Tennessee),
2001; 2005-2006
Visiting Professor of Economics
Allison A. Cooper, M.A. (1)
(Knox, UCLA),
2002-
Instructor in Italian
Anthony J. Corrado Jr., M.A. ’01, Ph.D.
(Catholic University, Boston College),
February 1986-
Charles A. Dana Professor of Government
Sharon L. Corwin, M.A. ’06, Ph.D.
(New College of Florida, California at Berkeley),
2003-
Professor of Art; Carolyn Muzzy Director of the Colby College Museum of Art and Chief Curator
Tracey A. Cote, M.S.
(Northern Michigan, Wyoming),
1998-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics
John Cullinan, Ph.D.
(Bates, Massachusetts at Amherst),
2005-2006
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Erin F. Curren ’97, Ph.D. (1)
(Colby, Columbia),
2005-2006
Visiting Assistant Professor of French and Italian
G. Russell Danner, D.V.M. (1)
(Wisconsin at Madison, Idaho at Moscow, Wisconsin at Madison),
2004-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology
J. Marina Davies, Ph.D. (1)
(Middlebury, Yale),
2006-
Visiting Assistant Professor of French and Italian
Michael J. Dell’Olio, J.D. (1)
(Maine, New Hampshire College, Massachusetts School of Law),
January-May, 2004; 2005-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Administrative Science
Martha J. Denney, Ph.D.
(Hamilton, Harvard, Brandeis),
1995-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Education; Associate Dean of Faculty 2000-
Guilain P. Denoeux, M.A. ’03, Ph.D.
(Grenoble [France], Georgetown, Princeton),
1990-
Professor of Government
Ronald DePeter, Ph.D. (1)
(Eckerd, Florida State),
2006-
Visiting Assistant Professor of English
Julie W. De Sherbinin, Ph.D.
(Amherst, Yale, Cornell),
1993-
Associate Professor of Russian
Thomas A. Dexter, M.S.
(SUNY at Cortland),
1989-
Adjunct Associate Professor of Athletics
Meadow Dibble-Dieng ’95, Ph.D.
(Colby, Brown),
2005-
Visiting Assistant Professor of French and Italian
Peter B. Ditmanson, Ph.D.
(Minnesota, Harvard),
1999-
Assistant Professor of History and East Asian Studies
Priscilla A. Doel, M.A. ’93, M.A.
(Colby Junior, NYU),
1965-
Professor of Portuguese and Spanish
Michael R. Donihue ’79, Ph.D.
(Colby, Michigan),
1989-
Associate Professor of Economics
Linwood C. Downs ’83, M.A. (1)
(Colby, Columbia, Maine),
2003-
Visiting Instructor in Administrative Science
Gregory Dutton, B.A. (1)
(Williams),
2005-2006
Visiting Instructor in Chemistry
Yulia Chentsova Dutton, Ph.D.
(Williams, Minnesota, Stanford),
2005-
Assistant Professor of Psychology
William Edelglass, Ph.D.
(St. John’s College, Emory),
2005-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Bevin L. Engman, M.F.A.
(William and Mary, Portland School of Art, Pennsylvania),
1996-
Associate Professor of Art
Margaret D. Ericson, M.L.S.
(Florida State),
1998-
Faculty Member without Rank: Art and Music Librarian
Ben W. Fallaw, Ph.D.
(North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chicago),
2000-
Assistant Professor of History and Latin American Studies
Barry M. Farber, M.B.A. (1)
(Purdue, UCLA),
1995-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Administrative Science
Joseph A. Feely, M.Arch.
(Williams, Washington),
1995-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art; Supervisor of Special Projects/Architect
Frank A. Fekete, M.A. ’96, Ph.D.
(Rhode Island, Rutgers),
1983-
Professor of Biology
David W. Findlay, M.A. ’99, Ph.D.
(Acadia [Canada], Purdue),
1985-
Pugh Family Professor of Economics
David H. Firmage, M.A. ’88, Ph.D.
(Brigham Young, Montana),
1975-
Clara C. Piper Professor of Environmental Studies
Joseph A. Fischbach, Ph.D.
(Drew, Pennsylvania State),
2006-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science
James R. Fleming, M.A. ’02, Ph.D.
(Pennsylvania State, Colorado State, Princeton),
1988-
Professor of Science, Technology, and Society
Patrice M. Franko, M.A. ’00, Ph.D.
(Bucknell, Notre Dame),
1986-
Grossman Professor of Economics; Director, Oak Human Rights Institute
Marshall T. Fulbright, M.Mus. (1)
(Chapman, California at Santa Barbara),
September-December, 2005
Visiting Assistant Professor of Music
Marisela A. Funes, Ph.D.
(Illinois at Urbana, St. Louis, Illinois at Urbana),
2002-
Assistant Professor of Spanish
Emma García, Ph.D.
(California at Santa Cruz, Michigan at Ann Arbor),
2005-
Assistant Professor of Spanish
Danielle Garneau, Ph.D. (1)
(Villanova, Pennsylvania State),
2006-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology
Robert A. Gastaldo, M.A. ’99, Ph.D.
(Gettysburg, Southern Illinois),
1999-
Whipple-Coddington Professor of Geology
Lori A. Gear McBride, M.A.
(North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Seton Hall),
2005-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics
Alexandru Ghitza, Ph.D.
(McGill, MIT),
2006-
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Cheryl Townsend Gilkes, M.A. ’00, Ph.D.
(Northeastern),
1987-
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Professor of Sociology and African-American Studies
Heidi M. Godomsky, M.A.
(William and Mary, Trinity),
1993-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics
Mark Godomsky, B.A.
(Bates),
1998-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics
Julie Goell, B.A. (1)
(Emerson, Southern Maine School of Music),
2005-
Irving D. Suss Guest Artist, Theater and Dance
Jill P. Gordon, M.A. ’04, Ph.D.
(Claremont McKenna, Brown, Texas at Austin),
1991-
Professor of Philosophy
Fernando Q. Gouvêa, M.A. ’01, Ph.D.
(Universidade de Sao Paulo [Brazil], Harvard),
1991-
Carter Professor of Mathematics
Arthur D. Greenspan, M.A. ’91, Ph.D.
(Columbia, Indiana),
1978-
Professor of French and Italian
Paul G. Greenwood, M.A. ’04, Ph.D.
(Knox, Florida State),
1987-
Professor of Biology and Dr. Charles C. and Pamela W. Leighton Research Fellow
Christiane Guillois, Ph.D. (1)
(Universite de Paris [France]),
1993-2006
Visiting Assistant Professor of French and Italian
Clement P. Guthro, Ed.D.
(Manitoba [Canada], Point Loma Nazarene, Western Ontario [Canada], Nova Southeastern),
2003-
Faculty Member without Rank: Director of the Colby Libraries
Piers Hale, Ph.D.
(University of Glamorgan [Wales], Lancaster University [England]),
2005-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Science, Technology, and Society
Jonathan F. Hallstrom, Ph.D.
(Oregon State, Iowa),
1984-
Associate Professor of Music
Lynn Hannum, Ph.D.
(Bates, Yale),
2001-
Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Biology
Natalie B. Harris, Ph.D.
(Indiana),
1978-1980, 1982-1985, 1986-
Associate Professor of English
Pater B. Harris, M.A. ’89, Ph.D.
(Middlebury, Indiana),
1974-
Zacamy Professor of English
Walter F. Hatch, Ph.D.
(Macalester, Washington),
2002-
Assistant Professor of Government
Frank Hobbs, M.F.A.
(Virginia Polytech, American University),
2006-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art
Jan É. Holly, Ph.D.
(New Mexico, Illinois),
1996-
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Olivia Holmes, Ph.D. (1)
(Yale, Iowa, Northwestern),
2001-2002; 2005-
Visiting Associate Professor of English and Italian
Jennifer L. Holsten ’90, M.Ed.
(Colby, Springfield),
1995-
Adjunct Associate Professor of Athletics
Constantine Hriskos, Ph.D.
(Lafayette, Columbia),
1990-1999; 2005-
Visiting Instructor in Anthropology
Russell R. Johnson, Ph.D.
(Colorado College, Washington State),
1996-
Associate Professor of Biology
Randolph M. Jones, Ph.D.
(UCLA, California at Irvine),
1998-2006
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Paul R. Josephson, Ph.D.
(Antioch, Harvard, MIT),
2000-
Associate Professor of History
Rachel Kallen, Ph.D. (1)
(SUNY at Purchase, Connecticut),
2006-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology
Jeffrey L. Katz, Ph.D.
(Pennsylvania, Harvard),
2002-
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Toni D. Katz, M.S.
(Maine at Portland, Simmons),
1983-
Faculty Member without Rank: Assistant Director for Technical Services, Colby Libraries
Peter Joshua Kavaler, Ph.D.
(Haverford, Pennsylvania),
2004-
Assistant Professor of Biology
Susan McIlvaine Kenney, M.A. ’86, Ph.D. (1)
(Northwestern, Cornell),
1968-
Dana Professor of Creative Writing
Sakhi Khan, M.A.
(Tufts, Harvard),
2001-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics
Heidi J. Kim, M.A. (1)
(Brown, UCLA),
September-December, 2002; 2004-
Visiting Instructor in Sociology
Linda Kim, M.A.
(Barnard, California at Berkeley),
2005-2006
Visiting Instructor in Art
D. Whitney King, M.A. ’02, Ph.D.
(St. Lawrence, Rhode Island),
1989-
Dr. Frank and Theodora Miselis Professor of Chemistry
Karen Kusiak ’75, M.Ed. (1)
(Colby, Lesley)
Assistant Professor of Education
Charles R. Lakin, M.L.S.
(U.S. Naval Academy, Iowa),
1985-
Faculty Member without Rank: Reference Librarian
Stacey L. Lance, Ph.D. (1)
(Connecticut, Maryland),
2002-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology
Andries Lenstra, Ph.D.
(University of Amsterdam [Netherlands]),
2006-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Elizabeth D. Leonard, M.A. ’05, Ph.D.
(College of New Rochelle, California at Riverside),
1992-
John J. and Cornelia V. Gibson Professor of History
Alison J. Murray Levine, Ph.D.
(Haverford, Bryn Mawr, Virginia),
2003-2006
Visiting Assistant Professor of French and Italian
Eva Linfield, Ph.D.
(Wellesley, Brandeis),
1993-
Associate Professor of Music
Leo Livshits, Ph.D.
(Waterloo [Canada], Toronto [Canada]),
1994-
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Jason M. Long, Ph.D.
(Wheaton, Northwestern),
2002-
Assistant Professor of Economics
Virginia C. Long, Ph.D.
(Williams, North Carolina),
2000-
Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Physics
Howard N. Lupovitch, Ph.D.
(Michigan, Columbia),
1998-
Pulver Family Associate Professor of Jewish Studies
Paul S. Machlin, M.A. ’87, Ph.D.
(Yale, California at Berkeley),
1974-
The Arnold Bernhard Professor of Arts and Humanities, Professor of Music
G. Calvin Mackenzie, M.A. ’86, Ph.D.
(Bowdoin, Tufts, Harvard),
1978-
The Goldfarb Family Distinguished Professor of American Government; Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations, 1985-1988
L. Sandy Maisel, M.A. ’83, Ph.D.
(Harvard, Columbia),
1971-
William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Government; Director of the Colby in Washington Program, 1987-1994, 1995-; Director, Goldfarb Center for Public Affairs and Civic Engagement, 2003-
Carleen R. Mandolfo, Ph.D.
(California State at San Francisco, Jesuit School of Theology, Emory),
2002-
Assistant Professor of Religious Studies
Phyllis F. Mannocchi, M.A. ’96, Ph.D.
(Pennsylvania, Columbia),
1977-
Professor of English
Kashif S. Mansori, Ph.D.
(Wesleyan, Princeton),
1997-2006
Assistant Professor of Economics
Michael A. Marlais, M.A. ’95, Ph.D.
(St. Mary’s of California, California at Hayward, Michigan),
1983-
James M. Gillespie Professor of Art
D. Benjamin Mathes, M.A. ’03, Ph.D.
(Middlebury, New Hampshire),
1990-
Professor of Mathematics
Harriett Matthews, M.A. ’84, M.F.A.
(Sullins Junior, Georgia),
1966-
Professor of Art
Tilar J. Mazzeo, Ph.D.
(New Hampshire, Washington),
2004-
Assistant Professor of English
Brenda McAleer, Ph.D. (1)
(St. Mary’s College, Vermont College, Walden),
2003-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Administrative Science
Robert L. McArthur, M.A. ’83, Ph.D.
(Villanova, Temple),
1972-
Christian A. Johnson Professor of Integrative Liberal Learning; Professor of Philosophy; Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid, 1982-1985; Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty, 1988-1998
Sheila M. McCarthy, Ph.D. (1)
(Emmanuel, Harvard, Cornell),
1987-
Associate Professor of Russian
Margaret T. McFadden, Ph.D.
(Wells, Duke, Yale),
1996-
Associate Professor of American Studies
Michael C. McGuire ’89, M.L.S.
(Colby, Syracuse),
2000-
Faculty Member without Rank: Systems/Reference Librarian
James W. Meehan Jr., M.A. ’82, Ph.D.
(Saint Vincent, Boston College),
1973-
Herbert E. Wadsworth Professor of Economics
Margaret P. Menchen, M.L.S.
(Southampton [England], Maine),
1989-
Faculty Member without Rank: Assistant Director for Public Services, Colby Libraries
Edward J. Mestieri, M.A. ’06, M.Ed.
(Springfield, Norwich),
1989-
Adjunct Professor of Athletics
Jonathan Patrick Michaeles, B.A.
(Bates),
2005-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics
Julie T. Millard, M.A. ’04, Ph.D.
(Amherst, Brown),
1991-
The Dr. Gerald and Myra Dorros Professor of Chemistry
Luis Millones, Ph.D.
(Pontificia Universidad Catolica [Peru], Stanford),
1998-
Associate Professor of Spanish
David H. Mills ’57, M.A.
(Colby, Illinois, Harvard),
1980-1981, 1984-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of English for Speech and Debate
Mary Elizabeth Mills, Ph.D.
(Western Ontario [Canada], California at Berkeley),
1992-
Associate Professor of Anthropology
Garry J. Mitchell, M.F.A. (1)
(Hawaii at Honolulu, Pratt Institute),
1996-1998, 1999-
Assistant Professor of Art
Michael Madsen Morgan, B.A.
(St. Mary’s of California),
2003-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics
Mario Moroni, Ph.D.
(University of Rome [Italy], Northwestern),
2001-
Paul D. and Marilyn Paganucci Assistant Professor of Italian Language and Literature
Thomas J. Morrione ’65, M.A. ’85, Ph.D.
(Colby, New Hampshire, Brigham Young),
1971-
Charles A. Dana Professor of Sociology
Maria K. Morrison, M.A. (1)
(Princeton, Virginia),
2001-
Instructor in German
Jane M. Moss, M.A. ’90, Ph.D.
(Wellesley, Yale),
1979-
Robert E. Diamond Professor of Women’s Studies, Professor of French
Hideo Nagahashi, Ph.D.
(Tsukuba [Japan], New Mexico State),
2005-2006
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Michiko Nakagawa, M.A.
(Aoyama Gakuin [Japan], Iowa),
2004-
Visiting Instructor in East Asian Studies
Elisa M. Narin van Court, Ph.D.
(California at Berkeley),
1996-
Associate Professor of English
Barbara Kuczun Nelson ’68, M.A. (1)
(Colby, Middlebury),
1978-
Associate Professor of Spanish
Randy A. Nelson, M.A. ’90, Ph.D.
(Northern Illinois, Illinois),
1987-
Douglas Professor of Economics and Finance
Robert E. Nelson, M.A. ’96, Ph.D.
(San Francisco State, Washington),
1982-
Professor of Geology
Cheryl Tschanz Newkirk, D.M.A.
(Indiana, SUNY at Stony Brook),
1991-
Adjunct Associate Professor of Music
David L. Nugent, M.A. ’04, Ph.D.
(Michigan, Columbia),
1989-2006
Professor of Anthropology
Steven R. Nuss, Ph.D.
(Wisconsin at Madison, CUNY),
February 1996-
Associate Professor of Music
Philip Nyhus, Ph.D.
(St. Olaf, Wisconsin at Madison),
1999-2001; 2004-
Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies
Liam O’Brien, Ph.D.
(Colorado School of Mines, Harvard),
2003-
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Jorge Olivares, M.A. ’93, Ph.D.
(Miami [Florida], Michigan),
1982-
Allen Family Professor of Latin American Literature
Kerill N. O’Neill, Ph.D.
(Trinity College [Dublin, Ireland], Cornell),
1992-
Julian D. Taylor Associate Professor of Classics
Patricia A. Onion, M.A. ’00, Ph.D. (1)
(Connecticut College, Harvard),
1974-
Professor of English
Jason M. Opal, Ph.D.
(Cornell, Brandeis),
2003-
Assistant Professor of History and George C. Wiswell Jr. Research Fellow
Laurie E. Osborne, M.A. ’03, Ph.D.
(Yale, Syracuse),
1990-
Professor of English
Adrianna M. Paliyenko, M.A. ’04, Ph.D.
(Boston University, North Carolina at Chapel Hill),
1989-
Professor of French
Candice B. Parent, B.S.
(Maine at Farmington),
1998-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics
Margaret R. Patterson, Ph.D. (1)
(Graceland, Maine),
February-May, 2006
Visiting Professor of Mathematics
Dee Peppe, M.F.A. (1)
(SUNY at New Paltz, Savannah College of Art and Design),
1999-
Assistant Professor of Art
Raymond B. Phillips, Ph.D.
(Pomona, California at Berkeley),
1984-
Assistant Professor of Biology; Director of Information Technology Services
Thane S. Pittman, M.A. ’04, Ph.D.
(Kent State, Iowa), 2004-
Professor of Psychology
Véronique B. Plesch, Ph.D.
(Swiss Maturite Federale [Switzerland], University of Geneva [Switzerland], Princeton),
1994-
Associate Professor of Art
James A. Porter ’95, Ph.D.
(Colby, Cornell),
2006-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics
Gary J. Poulin, M.B.A. (1)
(Wentworth Institute of Technology, Southern Maine, Durham [England]),
February-May 2006
Visiting Assistant Professor of Administrative Science
Sara L. Prahl, M.A. (1)
(Oberlin, Iowa),
2004-
Faculty Member without Rank: Reference Librarian
Tamae K. Prindle, M.A. ’98, Ph.D.
(SUNY at Binghamton, Washington State, Cornell),
1985-
Oak Professor of East Asian Language and Literature [Japanese]
Marilyn R. Pukkila, M.L.S. (1)
(Michigan, Aberystwyth [Wales], Columbia), March
1984-
Faculty Member without Rank: Head of Instructional Services, Colby Libraries
Robert P. Quinn, B.A.
(Westfield State),
2001-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics
Tarja Raag, Ph.D.
(Skidmore, Indiana),
1995-
Associate Professor of Psychology
Jason Raibley, M.A. (1)
(DePauw, Massachusetts at Amherst),
2005-2006
Visiting Instructor in Philosophy
Scott H. Reed III, M.F.A. (1)
(South Florida, Rhode Island School of Design),
February 1987-
Associate Professor of Art
Leonard S. Reich, M.A. ’95, Ph.D.
(Bucknell, Johns Hopkins),
February 1996-
Professor of Administrative Science and Science, Technology, and Society
Clifford E. Reid, M.A. ’89, Ph.D.
(George Washington, Princeton),
1987-
Dana Professor of Economics
Ursula Reidel-Schrewe, Ph.D.
(Harvard),
1989-
Associate Professor of German and Russian
Douglas E. Reinhardt ’71, M.B.A.
(Colby, Babson),
1972-
Faculty Member without Rank: Associate Vice President for Investments
Joseph R. Reisert, Ph.D.
(Princeton, Harvard),
1997-
Harriet S. Wiswell and George C. Wiswell Jr. Associate Professor of American Constitutional Law
Mark Rhodes, Ph.D. (1)
(SUNY at Binghamton, New Mexico State),
2006-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Kevin P. Rice ’96, Ph.D.
(Colby, Wisconsin at Madison),
2005-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Michael J. Richardson, Ph.D.
(Canterbury [New Zealand], Connecticut),
2006-
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Kenneth A. Rodman, M.A. ’98, Ph.D.
(Brandeis, MIT),
1989-
William R. Cotter Distinguished Teaching Professor of Government
Hanna M. Roisman, M.A. ’94, Ph.D.
(Tel Aviv [Israel], Washington at Seattle),
1990-
Francis F. Bartlett and Ruth K. Bartlett Professor of Classics
Joseph Roisman, M.A. ’94, Ph.D.
(Tel Aviv [Israel], Washington at Seattle),
1990-
Professor of Classics
Daniel G. Rosenfeld, M.A. ’03, Ph.D.
(Johns Hopkins, Stanford),
2002-2006
Professor of Art; Carolyn Muzzy Director of the Colby College Museum of Art
Anindyo Roy, Ph.D.
(Delhi [India], Illinois, Texas at Arlington),
1995-
Associate Professor of English
Bruce F. Rueger, Ph.D.
(Salem State, Colorado),
1984-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Geology, 2003-; Senior Teaching Associate
Ira Sadoff, M.A. ’88, M.F.A. (1)
(Cornell, Oregon),
1977-
Arthur Jeremiah Roberts Professor of Literature
Elizabeth H. Sagaser, Ph.D.
(Brown, Brandeis),
1994-
Associate Professor of English
Katherine R. St. Clair, Ph.D.
(Minnesota at Duluth, Minnesota-Twin Cities),
2004-
Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Laura Saltz, Ph.D.
(Chicago, Yale),
2001-
Assistant Professor of Art and American Studies
Yvonne Sanavitis, Ph.D.
(Puerto Rico, New York, Puerto Rico),
1996-
Associate Professor of Spanish
Betty G. Sasaki, Ph.D.
(California at Santa Barbara, California at Berkeley),
1991-
Associate Professor of Spanish
Steven E. Saunders, M.A. ’04, Ph.D.
(Carnegie-Mellon, Pittsburgh),
1990-
Professor of Music
Silke K. Schade, M.A.
(Smith, Cincinnati),
2006-
Visiting Instructor in German and Russian
Raffael M. Scheck, M.A. ’06, Ph.D.
(Kantonsschule Wettingen [Switzerland], Universitat Zurich [Switzerland], Brandeis),
1994-
Professor of History
Adam Schoonmaker, Ph.D.
(Potsdam, Vermont, Albany),
2006-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Geology
Thomas W. Shattuck, M.A. ’00, Ph.D.
(Lake Forest, California at Berkeley),
1976-
Professor of Chemistry
Jennifer D. Shosa, Ph.D.
(Hobart and William Smith, Syracuse, Cornell),
2000-2006
Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Geology
Sara Shute, Ph.D. (1)
(Missouri at St. Louis, Washington),
2006-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy
David L. Simon, M.A. ’88, Ph.D.
(Boston University, London [U.K.]),
1981-
Ellerton and Edith Jetté Professor of Art
Nikky-Guninder K. Singh, M.A. ’99, Ph.D.
(Wellesley, Pennsylvania, Temple),
1986-
Crawford Family Professor of Religion
Dale J. Skrien, M.A. ’97, Ph.D.
(Saint Olaf, Washington),
1980-
Professor of Computer Science
Marc L. Smith, Ph.D.
(Central Florida),
2001-2006
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Debra A. Spark, M.A. ’03, M.F.A. (1)
(Yale, Iowa),
1995-
Professor of English
Stewart M. Stokes, M.A.
(Massachusetts at Amherst, Trinity),
2000-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics
Judy L. Stone, Ph.D.
(Michigan, Yale, SUNY at Stony Brook),
1999-
Associate Professor of Biology
Maritza Straughn-Williams, Ph.D.
(Pace, CUNY),
1999-2006
Assistant Professor of Anthropology and African-American Studies
Katherine M. Stubbs, Ph.D.
(Swarthmore, Duke),
1996-
Associate Professor of English
David B. Suchoff, M.A. ’02, Ph.D.
(California at Berkeley),
1993-
Professor of English
Gerard M. Sweeney, Ph.D. (1)
(Manhattan, NYU, Wisconsin at Madison),
2005-2006
Visiting Professor of English
Mark B. Tappan, M.A. ’05, Ed.D. (2)
(Oberlin, Ohio State, Harvard),
1991-
Professor of Education
Duncan A. Tate, M.A. ’06, Ph.D.
(Oxford [England]),
1992-
Professor of Physics
Linda Tatelbaum, M.A. ’04, Ph.D. (1)
(Cornell),
1982-
Professor of English
Larissa J. Taylor, M.A. ’05, Ph.D.
(Harvard, Brown),
1994-
Professor of History
Douglas C. Terp ’84, M.B.A.
(Colby, Thomas)
Vice President for Administration and Treasurer; Professor of Administrative Science
Dasan M. Thamattoor, Ph.D.
(Government Arts and Science College [India], Karnatak [India], Princeton),
1999-
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Ayanna Kim Thomas, Ph.D.
(Wesleyan, Washington),
2005-
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Jennifer J. Thorn, Ph.D.
(SUNY at Binghamton, Columbia),
2003-
Assistant Professor of English
James C. Thurston, M.F.A.
(Ohio Wesleyan, Northwestern),
1988-
Adjunct Associate Professor of Theater and Dance
Thomas H. Tietenberg, M.A. ’84, Ph.D.
(USAF Academy, University of the East in the Philippines, Wisconsin),
1977-
Mitchell Family Professor of Economics
Andrea R. Tilden, Ph.D.
(Alma, Oklahoma),
1999-
The J. Warren Merrill Associate Professor of Biology
James Tortorella, B.S.
(Maine),
1996-
Adjunct Associate Professor of Athletics
John P. Turner, Ph.D.
(Furman, Michigan),
2006-
Assistant Professor of History
David M. Venditti, B.A.
(Southern Maine),
2004-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics
Aditya Verma,
2006-
Faculty Member without Rank: Music Artist in Residence
Andreas Waldkirch, Ph.D.
(Tuebingen [Germany], Boston College),
2005-
Assistant Professor of Economics
James L.A. Webb Jr., M.A. ’03, Ph.D.
(Johns Hopkins),
1987-
Professor of History
Robert S. Weisbrot, M.A. ’90, Ph.D.
(Brandeis, Harvard),
1980-
Christian A. Johnson Distinguished Teaching Professor of History
Jonathan M. Weiss, M.A. ’86, Ph.D.
(Columbia, Yale),
1972-
NEH/Class of 1940 Distinguished Professor of Humanities, French; Associate Dean of Faculty and Director of Off-Campus Study, 1991-2000
Ankeney Weitz, Ph.D.
(Cornell, Kansas),
1998-
Associate Professor of Art and East Asian Studies
George A. Welch, Ph.D.
(Cornell, Vermont, Alaska, Dartmouth),
1992-
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Christine M. Wentzel, M.A. ’94, M.A.
(Massachusetts, Michigan),
1973-
Adjunct Professor of Theater and Dance
Jonathan M. White, Ph.D.
(Brandeis, Boston College),
2000-2002; 2003-2006
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Richard L. Whitmore Jr., M.A. ’90, M.Ed.
(Bowdoin, Maine),
1970-
Adjunct Professor of Athletics; Director of Athletics, 1987-2002
W. Herbert Wilson Jr., M.A. ’02, Ph.D.
(North Carolina, Johns Hopkins),
1990-
Leslie Brainerd Arey Professor of Biosciences
Joylynn W.D. Wing, M.A. ’04, Ph.D.
(San Francisco State, Stanford),
1988-
Professor of Theater and Dance
Diane S. Winn, M.A. ’89, Ph.D.
(Miami [Ohio], Brandeis),
1974-
Professor of Psychology
Jennifer R. Yates, Ph.D. (1)
(Dayton, North Carolina),
2003-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology
Edward H. Yeterian, M.A. ’91, Ph.D.
(Trinity, Connecticut),
1978-
Professor of Psychology; Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty, 1998-
Jennifer A. Yoder, Ph.D.
(Akron, Maryland),
1996-
Associate Professor of Government and International Studies
Marcella K. Zalot, M.S.
(Smith, Massachusetts at Amherst)
Faculty Member without Rank: Director of Athletics
Hong Zhang, Ph.D.
(Huazhong Normal [China], Wuhan [China], Columbia),
1995-1999, 2000-
Assistant Professor of East Asian Studies
Dmytro Zhosan, M.A.
(National University of Kiev-Mohyla [Ukraine], Indiana at Bloomington),
2006-
Visiting Instructor in Economics

(1) Part time.
(2) Professors Lyn Mikel Brown and Mark Tappan share a joint appointment.

 
Faculty Sabbaticals, Leaves, and Directors of Colby Programs Abroad 2006-2007
Semester I
  • David Mills, English
Semester II
  • Debra Aitken, Athletics
  • Robert Bluhm, Physics
  • Thomas Dexter, Athletics
  • Jennifer Holsten, Athletics
  • Barbara Nelson, Spanish
  • Cheryl Tschanz, Music
Full Year
  • Donald Allen, Geology
  • Philip Brown, Economics
  • Tracy Carrick, English
  • Daniel Cohen, Philosophy
  • F. Russell Cole, Biology
  • Susan Cole, Science Librarian
  • Daniel Contreras, English
  • Bevin Engman, Art
  • James Fleming, Science, Technology and Society
  • Robert Gastaldo, Geology
  • Russell Johnson, Biology
  • Margaret McFadden, American Studies
  • Philip Nyhus, Environmental Studies
  • Liam O’Brien, Mathematics
  • Jason Opal, History
  • Laurie Osborne, English
  • Kenneth Rodman, Government
  • Nikky Singh, Religious Studies
  • Dasan Thamattoor, Chemistry
  • James Webb, History
  • Joylynn Wing, Theater and Dance
  • Diane Winn, Psychology
  • Jennifer Yoder, Government and International Studies
Full-Year Leave Without Pay
  • Arthur Greenspan, French and Italian
  • Tamae Prindle, East Asian Studies (Associated Kyoto Program)
Colby Programs Abroad, Semester I
Colby in Dijon:
  • Jonathan Weiss, French and Italian
 
Applied Music Associates
  • Michael Albert, 2006-
    Oboe
  • Graybert Beacham, 2005-
    Violin
  • Karen Beacham, M.M., 1991-2000; 2005-2006
    Clarinet
  • Messan Jordan Benissan, Master Drummer, 1999-
    African Drumming
  • Richard Bishop, 1993-
    Bass Guitar
  • Angela Capps, M.M., 1995-
    Bassoon
  • Carl Dimow, B.Mus., 1981-
    Guitar
  • Annabeth French, 1996-
    Voice
  • Suzanne George, January 2000-
    French Horn
  • Louis O. Hall, Ed.D., 1999-2006
    Oboe
  • Dennis G. Harrington, M.Ed., 1987-92,1994-
    Trumpet
  • Lee Humphreys, 2004-
    Flute
  • Sebastian Jerosch, 2000-
    Trombone
  • Margery F. Landis, 2003-
    French Horn
  • Mark G. Macksoud, 2004-
    Set Drumming
  • Gayle Maroon, B.Mus., 1995-
    Piano
  • Elizabeth E. Patches, M.M., 1992-
    Voice
  • Eric B. Thomas, B.Mus., 1998-
    Clarinet and Saxophone; Director of Band Activities
  • Joann Westin, February 1996-
    Piano
 
Marshals
  • Bevin Engman, M.F.A. College Marshal
  • Duncan Tate, D.Phil. College Marshal
  • Debra Barbezat, Ph.D. Faculty Marshal
  • Tom Shattuck, Ph.D. Faculty Marshal
  • Joan Sanzenbacher, M.S.Ed. Administrative Marshal
  • Sally Baker Platform Marshal
 
Associates, Assistants, Fellows, and Interns
Research Associates
  • Joseph E. Atkins, M.A., 2000-
    Research Scientist in Psychology; Coordinator of Multicultural Student Programs
  • John B. Bulevich, M.A., 2005-
    Research Scientist in Psychology
  • Gail Carlson, Ph.D., 2004-
    Research Scientist in Environmental Studies
  • Clare Bates Congdon, Ph.D., 1998-
    Research Associate in Computer Science
Associates and Assistants
  • Tina M. Beachy ’93, M.S., 1999-
    Teaching Associate in Biology
  • Colleen J. Burnham, B.A., 1992-2006
    Teaching Associate in Psychology
  • Timothy J. Christensen, B.S., 1985-
    Senior Teaching Associate in Biology
  • Lindsey W. Colby, M.S., 1986-
    Senior Teaching Associate in Biology
  • John D. Ervin, M.A., 1989-
    Technical Director, Theater and Dance
  • Brenda L. Fekete, B.S., 1996-
    Senior Teaching Associate in Chemistry
  • Scott L. Guay, M.A., 1993-
    Senior Teaching Associate in Biology
  • Charles W. Jones, 1998-
    Instrument Maintenance Technician
  • Elizabeth Kane Kopp, M.S., 2004-
    Environmental Studies Coordinator
  • Lisa M. Lessard, B.A., 2000-
    Teaching Associate in Physics and Astronomy
  • Lisa M. Miller, M.S., 1999-
    Teaching Associate in Chemistry
  • Kirsten L. Ness ’02, B.A., 2006-
    Teaching Assistant in Biology
  • Rebecca J. Rowe, Ph.D., 2003-
    Teaching Associate in Chemistry
  • Bruce F. Rueger, Ph.D., 1984-
    Senior Teaching Associate in Geology; Visiting Assistant Professor of Geology, 2003-
  • Austin Segel, M.A., 1986-
    Animal Care Technician in Biology
Fellows and Interns
  • Timothy Basi, 2006-2007
    Language Assistant in Italian
  • Curtis Bohlen, Ph.D., 2006-
    Faculty Fellow in Environmental Studies
  • Lindsay Braun, M.A., 2006-
    Faculty Fellow in History
  • Jean Burr, Ph.D., 2005-2006
    Faculty Fellow in Psychology
  • Emilie L. Coulson ’06, 2006-
    Assistant Director, Farnham Writers’ Center
  • Kathryn Fulton, M.A., 2005-2006
    Faculty Fellow in Anthropology
  • Sarah F. Haynes, B.A., 2006-
    Faculty Fellow in Religious Studies
  • Marcus A. Juhasz, M.S., 2005-
    Faculty Fellow in Chemistry
  • Ksenia Kobak, 2006-2007
    Language Assistant in Russian
  • Mary LaMarca, M.A., 2006-
    Faculty Fellow in French and Italian
  • Frederick LaRíviere, Ph.D., 2005-2006
    Dreyfus Teaching Research Fellow
  • Marcy Lascano, M.A., 2005-2006
    Faculty Fellow in Philosophy
  • Michael Masatsugu, Ph.D., 2006-
    Faculty Fellow in American Studies
  • Deidre Onishi, M.A., 2005-2006
    Faculty Fellow in Theater and Dance
  • Adele E. Parker, M.A., 2006-
    Faculty Fellow in French and Italian
  • Ana Cristina Sanz Mariscal, B.A., 2006-200
    Language Assistant in Spanish
  • Christopher A. Thoms, Ph.D., 2006-
    Faculty Fellow in Environmental Studies
  • Chun-Yuan Ting, 2006-2007
    Language Assistant in Chinese
  • Cecile Viollain, B.A., 2006-2007
    Language Assistant in French
  • Wendy A. Weckwerth, M.F.A., 2006-
    Faculty Fellow in Theater and Dance
  • Sanya Zillich, 2006-2007
    Language Assistant in German
 
Named Chairs, Their Donors, and Current Chairholders 2006-07
The Allen Family Chair in Latin American Literature (1993) by Leon and Karen Allen P ’86. Jorge Olivares, Spanish.
The Leslie Brainerd Arey Chair in Biosciences (1993) by Mary E. Arey in memory of her husband, Colby Class of 1912. W. Herbert Wilson, biology.
The Francis F. Bartlett and Ruth K. Bartlett Professorship (2003) through a bequest from Francis F. Bartlett, Jr. 1956. Hanna M. Roisman, classics.
The Arnold Bernhard Professorship in Arts and Humanities (1997) by A. Van Hoven Bernhard ’57 in memory of his father. Paul S. Machlin, music.
The Carter Professorship in Mathematics and Computer Science (1985) by Clark H. Carter ’40, Colby trustee, and William C. Carter ’38 to recognize their family’s 85-year relationship with the College. Fernando Q. Gouvea, mathematics.
The William R. Cotter Distinguished Teaching Professorship (2000) by members of the Colby community. Kenneth A. Rodman, government.
The Crawford Family Chair in Religion (1994) by James B. Crawford ’64, chair of the Colby Board of Trustees, and Linda Johnson Crawford ’64 in memory of Colby Professor Gustave H. Todrank. Nikky-Guninder Singh, religious studies.
The Charles A. Dana Professorship Fund (1966) by the Charles A. Dana Foundation of New York City. Cheshire Calhoun, philosophy, Anthony Corrado, government, Susan Kenney, English, Thomas J. Morrione, sociology, and Clifford Reid, economics.
The Robert E. Diamond Professorship in Humanities (1993) by Robert E. Diamond Jr. ’73, Colby trustee, in memory of his father. Jane M. Moss, French.
The Dr. Gerald and Myra Dorros Chair in Life Sciences (1996) by Gerald and Myra Dorros P ’93, ’96, ’98, ’01. Julie T. Millard, chemistry.
The Douglas Chair in Investment and/or Finance (1994) by an anonymous alumnus. Randy A. Nelson, administrative science and economics.
The John J. and Cornelia V. Gibson Chair in History (1996) by John V. Gibson ’59 in honor of his parents. Elizabeth D. Leonard, history.
The James M. Gillespie Chair in Art and American Studies (1990) through a bequest from Professor Emeritus James M. Gillespie. Michael Marlais, art.
The Goldfarb Family Distinguished Professorship in American Government (1991) by William H. Goldfarb ’68, Colby trustee. G. Calvin Mackenzie, government.
The Grossman Professorship of Economics (1976) by Nissie Grossman ’32 in honor of his parents, Reuben and Lizzie Grossman. Patrice Franko, economics.
The Ellerton and Edith Jetté Professorship in Art (1993) through a bequest from Edith M. Jetté H ’62. Mrs. Jetté and her husband, Ellerton M. Jetté H ’55, were long-time friends of the College and supporters of the Colby College Museum of Art. David L. Simon, art.
The Christian A. Johnson Distinguished Teaching Professorship (1990) by the Chris-tian A. Johnson Endeavor Foundation. Robert S. Weisbrot, history.
The Christian A. Johnson Professorship for Integrative Liberal Learning (1998) by the Christian A. Johnson Endeavor Foundation to launch a pioneer program in liberal arts education. Daniel H. Cohen, philosophy.
The Audrey Wade Hittinger Katz and Sheldon Toby Katz Professorship for Distin-guished Teaching (1994) by Audrey Hittinger Katz ’57, Colby trustee, and Sheldon T. Katz. Ariel C. Armony, government.
The William R. Kenan Jr. Professorship Fund (1979) by the William R. Kenan Jr. Charitable Trust. L. Sandy Maisel, government.
The Lee Family Chair in English (1993) by Robert S. Lee ’51, Colby trustee, and his wife, Jean. Cedric Gael Bryant, English.
The Clare Boothe Luce Professorships (1988) through a bequest from Clare Boothe Luce. Lynn Hannum, biology, Virginia C. Long, physics; and Katherine R. St. Clair, mathematics.
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Professorship (1981) by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Cheryl Townsend Gilkes, sociology and African-American studies.
The J. Warren Merrill Professorship in Chemistry and Natural History (1865) by J. Warren Merrill, Colby trustee. Andrea R. Tilden, biology.
The Dr. Frank and Theodora Miselis Chair in Chemistry (1991) by Frank J. ’43 and Theodora Miselis. D. Whitney King, chemistry.
The Mitchell Family Professorship in Economics (1993) by Edson V. Mitchell ’75, Colby trustee. Thomas H. Tietenberg, economics.
The Carolyn Muzzy Museum of Art Chair (1992) by Colby friend Carolyn Muzzy, who had been involved with the museum since its inception. Sharon L. Corwin, museum.
The NEH/Class of 1940 Distinguished Professorship in Humanities (1990) by the National Endowment for the Humanities and alumni from the Class of 1940. Jonathan M. Weiss, French.
The Oak Chair in Biological Sciences (1993) by The Oak Foundation, the family foundation of the parents of a Colby alumnus. F. Russell Cole, biology.
The Oak Chair in East Asian Language and Literature (2000) by The Oak Foundation, the family foundation of the parents of a Colby alumnus. Tamae K. Prindle, East Asian studies.
The Paul D. and Marilyn Paganucci Chair in Italian Language and Literature (2000) by Paul D. Paganucci, M.A. ’75, Colby trustee, and Marilyn Paganucci. Mario Moroni, Italian.
The Clara C. Piper Professorship (1990) by Wilson C. Piper ’39, Colby trustee, and Mary Piper in memory of Wilson Piper’s mother, Clara Collins Piper ’14. David H. Firmage, biology.
The Pugh Family Professorship in Economics (1992) by Lawrence R. Pugh ’56, past chair of the Colby Board of Trustees, and Jean Van Curan Pugh ’55. David W. Findlay, economics.
The Pulver Family Chair in Jewish Studies (1996) by David Pulver ’63, Colby trustee, and Carol Pulver. Howard N. Lupovitch, Jewish studies.
The Arthur Jeremiah Roberts Professorship of Literature (1928) by the Board of Trus-tees as an expression of their regard for the late President Roberts, Colby’s 13th presi-dent, who had taught English literature at Colby. Ira Sadoff, English.
The William A. Rogers Professorship in Physics (2000) by an anonymous donor. Murray F. Campbell, physics.
The Sunrise Chair (2000) by anonymous parents of Colby alumni. Robert T. Bluhm, Jr., physics.
The Julian D. Taylor Assistant Professorship in Classics (1956) by a bequest from Pro-fessor Julian D. Taylor, who taught Latin and Greek at Colby from 1868 to 1931. Kerill N. O’Neill, classics.
The Herbert E. Wadsworth Professorship in Economics (1940) by Herbert E. Wad-sworth, Class of 1892, Colby trustee. James W. Meehan Jr., economics.
The Whipple-Coddington Chair in Geology (1994) by Jane Whipple Coddington ’55, Colby trustee, and F. Chandler Coddington Jr. Robert A. Gastaldo, geology.
The Harriet S. and George C. Wiswell Jr. Chair in American Constitutional Law (2000) by Harriet Sargent Wiswell ’48 and George C. Wiswell, Jr. ’50 Joseph R. Reisert, government.
The Zacamy Chair in English (1993) by John R. Zacamy Jr. ’71, Colby trustee. Peter B. Harris, English.
The Ziskind Professorship of East Asian Studies (1963) by the Jacob Ziskind Trust. Unfilled.
 
Emeriti
Douglas N. Archibald, M.A. ’73, Ph.D., 1973-2004
Roberts Professor of Literature, Emeritus; Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty, 1982-1988; Editor of Colby Quarterly, 1986-2004; Curator of the Healy Collection, 1993-1998
Tom C. Austin, B.S., 1986-2005
Adjunct Associate Professor of Physical Education and Athletics, Emeritus
Charles W. Bassett, M.A. ’80, Ph.D., 1969-1999, 1999-2005
Lee Family Professor of American Studies and English, Emeritus; Visiting Professor of English
R. Mark Benbow, M.A. ’62, Ph.D., 1950-1990
Roberts Professor of English Literature, Emeritus
Thomas R. Berger, M.A. ’95, Ph.D., 1995-2006
Carter Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus
Clifford J. Berschneider, M.A. ’78, M.A., 1949-1985
Professor of History, Emeritus
Patrick Brancaccio, M.A. ’79, Ph.D., 1963-2003
Zacamy Professor of English, Emeritus
Jean D. Bundy, M.A. ’63, Ph.D., 1963-1989
Dana Professor of French Literature, Emeritus
Francisco A. Cauz, M.A. ’77, Ph.D., 1957-1993
Professor of Spanish, Emeritus; Resident Director of Colby in Salamanca Program, Emeritus
George L. Coleman II, M.A., 1963-2006
Associate Professor of Geology and Registrar, Emeritus
William R. Cotter, M.A. ’79, LL.D. ’00, J.D., 1979-2000
Professor of Government, Emeritus; President, Emeritus
Eileen M. Curran, M.A. ’73, Ph.D., 1958-1992
Professor of English, Emerita
Suellen Diaconoff, M.A. ’00, Ph.D., 1986-2006
Professor of French, Emeritus
John M. Dudley, M.A. ’86, Ph.D., 1964-1992
Professor of Physics, Emeritus
Sidney W. Farr ’55, M.A. ’95, M.B.A., 1960-1995
Professor, Emeritus; Alumni Secretary; Secretary of the Corporation
Charles A. Ferguson, Ph.D., 1967-1995
Associate Professor of French and Italian, Emeritus
Guy T. Filosof, M.A. ’81, Ph.D., 1969-2001
Professor of French, Emeritus
Bruce E. Fowles, Ph.D., 1967-2003
Associate Professor of Biology, Emeritus
Henry A. Gemery, M.A. ’77, Ph.D., 1961-2002
Pugh Family Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Hugh J. Gourley III, A.B., April, 1966-2003
Faculty Member without Rank: Carolyn Muzzy Director of the Museum of Art, Emeritus
Adel Heinrich, A.Mus.D., 1964-1988
Associate Professor of Music, Emerita; Director of Chapel Music, Emerita
Jan S. Hogendorn, M.A. ’76, Ph.D., 1963-2003
Grossman Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Henry Holland, M.A. ’66, Ph.D., 1952-1988
Professor of Modern Languages [Spanish], Emeritus; Resident Director of Colby in Cuernavaca Program, Emeritus
Yeager Hudson, M.A. ’77, Ph.D., 1959-1999
Dana Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus
Howard L. Koonce, M.A. ’80, Ph.D., 1963-1994
Professor of English and Performing Arts, Emeritus
Donaldson Koons, M.A. ’51, Ph.D., 1947-1982
Dana Professor of Geology, Emeritus
Hubert C. Kueter, Ph.D., 1965-1997
Associate Professor of German, Emeritus
Thomas R.W. Longstaff, M.A. ’84, Ph.D., 1969-2003
Crawford Family Professor of Religious Studies, Emeritus
Colin E. MacKay, M.A. ’73, Ph.D., 1956-1990
Professor of English, Emeritus
Marilyn S. Mavrinac, Ph.D., 1963-1995
Associate Professor of Education and Human Development, Emerita
Richard J. McGee, M.A. ’86, M.S., 1967-1998
Professor of Physical Education, Emeritus; Director of Athletics
James R. McIntyre, Ph.D., 1976-2006
Associate Professor of German, Emeritus, Director of Career Services, 1982-1991
C. Abbott Meader, M.A. ’96, M.F.A., 1983-1998
Professor of Art, Emeritus
Richard J. Moss, M.A. ’90, Ph.D., 1978-2005
John J. and Cornelia V. Gibson Professor of History, Emeritus
Suanne Wilson Meuhlner, M.L.S., 1981-2003
Faculty Member without Rank: Director of the Colby Libraries, Emerita
Bradford P. Mundy, M.A. ’92, Ph.D., 1992-2003
Miselis Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus
Carl E. Nelson, M.Ed., 1967-1993
Adjunct Professor of Physical Education, Emeritus; Director of Health Services
Stanley A. Nicholson, M.A. ’81, Ph.D., 1981-1990
Professor of Economics, Emeritus; Administrative Vice President, Emeritus
Frances M. Parker, M.L.S., 1974-2002
Faculty Member without Rank: Assistant Director for Public Services, Library, Emerita
Harold R. Pestana, M.A. ’85, Ph.D., 1959-1997
Professor of Geology, Emeritus
Robert W. Pullen ’41, M.A. ’59, Ph.D., 1945-1981
Professor of Economics, Emeritus; Administrative Vice President, Emeritus
Harold B. Raymond, M.A. ’68, Ph.D., 1952-1994
Professor of History, Emeritus
Peter Ré, M.A. ’65, M.A., 1951-1984
Professor of Music, Emeritus
Evans B. Reid, M.A. ’58, Ph.D., 1954-1978
Merrill Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus
Dorothy Swan Reuman, M.A., 1966-1992
Associate Professor of Music, Emerita
Nicholas L. Rohrman, M.A. ’77, Ph.D., 1977-2005
Professor of Psychology, Emeritus
Yvonne R. Rowe ’55, M.A. ’79, M.B.A., 1958-1994
Professor of Administrative Science, Emerita
Jean Donovan Sanborn, M.A. ’97, Ph.D., 1984-2005
Professor of English, Emerita
Richard C. Sewell, M.A., 1974-2003, 2004-2005
Adjunct Associate Professer of Theater and Dance, Emeritus; Director of Powder and Wig, Emeritus; Irving D. Suss Visiting Guest Artist
Sonia Chalif Simon, Ph.D., 1982-1996
Associate Professor of Art, Emerita
Earl H. Smith, M.A. ’95, B.A., 1962-2002
Professor; Dean of the College, Emeritus; College Historian
Wayne L. Smith, M.A. ’83, Ph.D., 1967-2001
Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus
Robert E.L. Strider, M.A. ’57, Litt.D. ’79, Ph.D., 1957-1979
Professor of English, Emeritus; President, Emeritus
John R. Sweney, M.A. ’82, Ph.D., 1967-2004
TheNEH/Class of 1940 Distinguished Teaching Professor of Humanities, English, Emeritus
Dace Weiss, M.A., 1981-2001
Assistant Professor of French, Emeritus
Guenter Weissberg, M.A. ’70, Ph.D., 1965-1988
Professor of Government, Emeritus
James B. Wescott, M.A. ’01, M.S., 1978-2003
Adjunct Professor of Physical Education and Athletics, Emeritus
G. Dorin Zohner, Ph.D., 1963-1966; 1969-1996
Associate Professor of Psychology, Emeritus
Walter H. Zukowski, M.A. ’65, Ph.D., 1952-1982
Wadsworth Professor of Administrative Science, Emeritus