2006-2008 Faculty

William D. Adams, M.A. ’00, Ph.D., 2000
President; Professor of Philosophy

Edward H. Yeterian, M.A. ’91, Ph.D., 1978-
Professor of Psychology; Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty, 1998-
 
Faculty
The faculty is arranged alphabetically. In parentheses are colleges and universities from which earned degrees have been received. Sabbaticals and other leaves are listed in the "Sabbaticals" link, at left.
 
Hideko Abe, Ph.D. (Shikoku Christian College [Japan], Arizona State), 1993-1995; 2006-
Assistant Professor of East Asian Studies

Sara Abosch, Ph.D. (SUNY at Buffalo), 2007-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Jewish 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

Richard A. Ammons, M.B.A. (Amherst, Stanford), 2003-
Professor of American Studies; Vice President for College Relations

Jeffrey D. Anderson, Ph.D. (Knox, Chicago), 1996-
Associate Professor of Anthropology

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

Joseph E. Atkins, Ph.D. (Vassar, Rochester), 2002-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology; Coordinator of Multicultural Student Programs and Support

John Augustine, M.S. (Madras [India], Louisiana State), 2006-2007
Visiting Instructor in Computer Science

Milan Babik ’01, M.S.(1) (Colby, London School of Economics), 2006-2007
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, Ph.D.(1) (Virginia Tech, Cincinnati, Virginia Tech), 2006-2007
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

Jared R. Beers ’01, B.A. (Colby), 2006-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics

James Behuniak Jr., 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

Catherine R. Bevier, Ph.D. (Indiana, Connecticut), 1999-
Associate Professor of Biology

Chandra D. Bhimull, M.A. (Kenyon, Michigan), 2007
Instructor in Anthropology

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

Philip H. Brown, Ph.D. (Colorado, School for International Training, Michigan), 2003-
Assistant Professor of Economics

Cedric Gael Bryant, M.A. ’05, Ph.D. (California at San Diego), 1988-
Lee Family Professor of English

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 Calhoun, M.A. ’99, Ph.D. (Northwestern, Texas at Austin), 1991-2007
Professor of Philosophy

Alec D. Campbell, Ph.D. (Columbia, UCLA), 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

Gail Carlson, Ph.D.(1) (St. Olaf, Wisconsin at Madison), 2004-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies

Tracy Hamler Carrick, Ph.D. (Boston University, San Francisco State, Syracuse), 2003-
Assistant Professor of English; Director of the Writers’ Center, 2003-

William H. Chapman Nyaho, D.M.A.(1) (Oxford [England], Eastman School of Music, Texas at Austin), February-May 2007
Visiting Assistant Professor of Music

Daniel H. Cohen ’75, M.A. ’00, Ph.D. (Colby, Indiana), 1983-
Professor of Philosophy; Christian A. Johnson Professor of Integrative Liberal Learning

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

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

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

Erin F. Curren ’97, Ph.D.(1) (Colby, Columbia), 2005-2006, 2007-
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), 2006-2007
Visiting Assistant Professor of English

Julie W. de Sherbinin, M.A. ’07, Ph.D. (Amherst, Yale, Cornell), 1993-
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

Jennifer L. Dillon, B.A. (Mills), 2007-
Visiting Instructor in Mathematics

Valérie M. Dionne, M.A. (Montreal [Canada], Princeton), 2007
Instructor in 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, M.A. ’07, Ph.D. (Colby, Michigan), 1989-
Professor of Economics

Linwood C. Downs ’83, M.A.(1) (Colby, Columbia, Maine), 2003-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Administrative Science

Yulia Chentsova Dutton, Ph.D. (Williams, Minnesota, Stanford), 2005-2007
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-
Associate Professor of History and Latin American Studies

Barry M. Farber, M.B.A.(1) (Purdue, UCLA), 1995-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Administrative Science

Wafaa M. Fawzy, Ph.D. (Alexandria [Egypt], Michigan State), 2007
Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry

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), 2006-2007
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, 2006

Brooke F. Jude ’00, B.A. (Colby), 2007-
Visiting Instructor in Biology

Marisela A. Funes, Ph.D. (Illinois at Urbana, St. Louis, Illinois at Urbana), 2002-
Assistant Professor of Spanish

Nora Ganter, Ph.D. (Bonn [Germany], MIT), 2007
Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Emma García, Ph.D. (California at Santa Cruz, Michigan at Ann Arbor), 2005-
Assistant Professor of Spanish

Danielle Garneau, Ph.D. (Villanova, Pennsylvania State), 2006-2007
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

Melissa J. Glenn, Ph.D. (Memorial University [Canada], Concordia [Canada]), 2007
Assistant Professor of Psychology

Heidi M. Godomsky, M.A. (William and Mary, Trinity), 1993-2007
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics

Mark Godomsky, B.A. (Bates), 1998-2007
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics

Julie Goell, B.A.(1) (Emerson, Southern Maine School of Music), 2005-2007
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

Gary M. Green, M.F.A.(1) (SUNY Empire State, Bard), 2007-
Assistant Professor of Art

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

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]), 2005-2007
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.(1) (Indiana), 1978-1980, 1982-1985, 1986-
Associate Professor of English

Peter 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

Karen L. Henning, B.S. (Maryland), August 2007-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics

Lara Storm Hitchcock, Ph.D. (Eastern Illinois, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), 2007-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Geology

Frank Hobbs, M.F.A. (Virginia Tech, American University), 2006-2007
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; 2005-2007
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; 2005-2007
Visiting Instructor in Anthropology

Shirley A. Jackson, Ph.D. (Wayne State, California at Santa Barbara), 2007-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology

Russell R. Johnson, Ph.D. (Colorado College, Washington State), 1996-
Associate Professor of Biology

Paul R. Josephson, Ph.D. (Antioch, Harvard, MIT), 2000-
Associate Professor of History

Marcus A. Juhasz, Ph.D. (Wittenberg, California at Riverside), 2005-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry

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

Martin F. Kelly, M.L.S.(1) (New College of Florida, San Jose State), 2006-
Faculty Member without Rank: Visual Resources Librarian

Sakhi Khan, M.A. (Tufts, Harvard), 2001-
Adjuct Assistant Professor of Athletics

Heidi J. Kim, M.A.(1) (Brown, UCLA), September-December 2002; 2004-2007
Visiting Instructor in Sociology

D. Whitney King, M.A. ’02, Ph.D. (St. Lawrence, Rhode Island), 1989-
Dr. Frank and Theodora Miselis Professor of Chemistry

Arne Koch, Ph.D. (Kenyon, Pennsylvania State, North Carolina at Chapel Hill), 2007-
Assistant Professor of German and Russian

Karen Kusiak ’75, M.Ed.(1) (Colby, Lesley) 1990-
Assistant Professor of Education

Stacey L. Lance, Ph.D. (Connecticut, Maryland), 2002-2007
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology

Andries Lenstra, Ph.D. (University of Amsterdam [Netherlands]), 2006-2007
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

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-

Robin P. Mandel, M.F.A. (Swarthmore, Rhode Island School of Design), 2007-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art

Carleen R. Mandolfo, Ph.D. (California State at San Francisco, Jesuit School of Theology, Emory), 2002-
Associate Professor of Religious Studies

Phyllis F. Mannocchi, M.A. ’96, Ph.D. (Pennsylvania, Columbia), 1977-
Professor of English

Lee J. Markowitz, Ph.D. (Hamilton, Waterloo [Canada]), 2007-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology

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

Bruce A. Maxwell, Ph.D. (Swarthmore, Cambridge [England], Carnegie Mellon), 2007-
Associate Professor of Computer Science

Victoria L. Mayer, M.A. (Cornell, North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Wisconsin at Madison), 2007-
Instructor in Sociology

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

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

Carolyn Megan, M.F.A.(1) (Boston College, Vermont College), 2006-
Visiting Instructor in English

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

Marlyn L. Miller, M.A.(1) (Massachusetts at Boston, Brandeis), January 2008-
Visiting Instructor in History

Luis Millones, Ph.D. (Pontificia Universidad Catolica [Peru], Stanford), 1998-
Charles A. Dana 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, M.A. ’07, Ph.D. (Western Ontario [Canada], California at Berkeley), 1992-
Professor of Anthropology

Garry J. Mitchell, M.F.A.(1) (Hawaii at Honolulu, Pratt Institute), 1996-1998, 1999-
Assistant Professor of Art

Mario Moroni, Ph.D. (University of Rome [Italy], Northwestern), 2001-2007
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

Akiko Muroi, B.A.(1) (Monash University [Australia]), 2005-
Visiting Instructor in East Asian Studies

Michiko Nakagawa, M.A. (Aoyama Gakuin [Japan], Iowa), 2004-2007
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

Daniel W. Noyes ’02, M.Ed. (Colby, St. Lawrence), 2007-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics

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-
NEH/Class of 1940 Distinguished Professor of Humanities, 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

Dee Peppe, M.F.A.(1) (SUNY at New Paltz, Savannah College of Art and Design), 1999-2007
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 and Astronomy

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]

Darylyne M. Provost, M.L.S.(1) (Trinity College, Maryland at College Park), 2007-
Faculty Member without Rank: Reference Librarian

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

Maple J. Razsa, B.A. (Vassar), 2007-
Instructor in International Studies

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-
Charles A. 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-
Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Michael J. Richardson, Ph.D. (University of 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

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

Scott W. Russell, M.A. (Hamilton, Boston College), 2007-
Visiting Instructor in Computer Science

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), 2004-2007
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), 1996-2007
Associate Professor of Spanish

Nancy Sanchez Mendez, (1), September-December 2007
Visiting Professor of International Studies and Oak Human Rights Fellow

Betty G. Sasaki, Ph.D. (California at Santa Barbara, California at Berkeley), 1991-
Associate Professor of Spanish

Sharon K. Saunders, M.A.(1) (Carnegie Mellon, Pittsburgh), 2007-
Faculty Member without Rank: Systems Librarian

Steven E. Saunders, M.A. ’04, Ph.D. (Carnegie Mellon, Pittsburgh), 1990-
Professor of Music

Silke K. Schade, M.A. (Smith, Cincinnati), 2006-2007
Visiting Instructor in German and Russian

Raffael M. Scheck, M.A. ’06, Ph.D. (Kantonsschule Wettingen [Switzerland], Universi-tat Zurich [Switzerland], Brandeis), 1994-
Professor of History

Adam Schoonmaker, Ph.D. (Potsdam, Vermont, Albany), 2006-2007
Visiting Assistant Professor of Geology

Mark R. Serdjenian ’73, B.A. (Colby), 1982-
Adjunct Associate Professor of Athletics, Associate Dean of Students, 1982-2007

Thomas W. Shattuck, M.A. ’00, Ph.D. (Lake Forest, California at Berkeley), 1976-
Professor of Chemistry

Sara Shute, Ph.D.(1) (Missouri at St. Louis, Washington), September-December 2006
Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

David L. Simon, M.A. ’88, Ph.D. (Boston University, London [U.K.]), 1981-
Ellerton and Edith Jette 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

Debra A. Spark, M.A. ’03, M.F.A.(1) (Yale, Iowa), 1995-
Professor of English

Elisabeth F. Stokes, M.F.A.(1) (Smith, Massachusetts at Amherst), 2001-
Visiting Assistant 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

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

Walter A. Sullivan, M.S. (Concord, Virginia Tech), 2007-
Visiting Instructor in Geology

Kathryn M. Syssoyeva, B.A.(1) (SUNY Empire State), 2007-
Irving D. Suss Visiting Guest Artist, Theater and Dance

Tereza M. Szeghi, Ph.D. (Cincinnati), 2007-
Visiting Assistant 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

Larissa J. Taylor, M.A. ’05, Ph.D. (Harvard, Brown), 1994-
Professor of History

James S. Terhune, M.Ed. (Middlebury, Harvard), 2006-
Faculty Member without Rank: Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students

Douglas C. Terp ’84, M.B.A. (Colby, Thomas), 1987
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

Davida Gavioli Thamattoor, Ph.D. (University of Bergamo [Italy], Pennsylvania State), March-May 2002; September-December 2004; 2007-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Italian

Ayanna Kim Thomas, Ph.D. (Wesleyan, Washington), 2005-2007
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

Cheryl Tschanz Newkirk, D.M.A. (Indiana, SUNY at Stony Brook), 1991-
Adjunct Associate Professor of Music

John P. Turner, Ph.D. (Furman, Michigan at Ann Arbor), 2006-
Assistant Professor of History

David M. Venditti, B.A. (Southern Maine), 2004-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics

Aditya Verma(1) , 2006-
Faculty Member without Rank: Music Artist in Residence

Guillermo J. Vuletin, M.A. (National University of La Plata [Argentina]), 2007-
Instructor in Economics

Andreas Waldkirch, Ph.D. (Tuebingen [Germany], Boston College), 2005-
Assistant Professor of Economics

Doanh Wang, M.S. (SUNY at Binghamton, Wisconsin at Madison), 2007-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics

James L.A. Webb Jr., M.A. ’03, Ph.D. (Johns Hopkins), 1987-
Professor of History

Wendy A. Weckwerth, M.F.A.(1) (Vassar, Yale), 2006-
Visiting Instructor in Theater and Dance

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

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

Carolyn Wolfenzon Niego, M.A.(1) (University of Lima [Peru], Colorado at Boulder), February-May 2007
Visiting Instructor in Spanish

Alisia R. Wygant, M.L.S. (Bowdoin, Aberystwyth [Wales]), 2003-
Faculty Member without Rank: Reference Librarian

Jennifer R. Yates, Ph.D.(1) (Dayton, North Carolina), 2003-2007
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), 1997
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), 2006-2007
Visiting Instructor in Economics

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