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 [Japan], Arizona State), 1993-1995; 2006-
Associate Professor of East Asian Studies

Syed Tariq Ahmad, Ph.D. (Aligarh Muslim [India], PGIMER, Chandigarh [India], Notre Dame), 2009-
Associate Professor of Biology

Khalid A. Ali (Ajman University of Science and Technology), August-December 2016
Oak Human Rights Fellow

Bobby Dean Allbritton, Ph.D. (Valdosta State, Syracuse, Stony Brook), 2011-
Assistant Professor of Spanish

Mariola V. Alvarez, Ph.D. (Florida at Gainesville, California at San Diego), 2015-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art

Marta E. Ameri, Ph.D. (Bryn Mawr, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University), 2014-
Assistant Professor of Art

David R. Angelini, Ph.D. (St. Mary’s of Maryland, Indiana), 2012-
Assistant Professor of Biology

Jacquelyn Ardam, Ph.D., (Tufts, California at Los Angeles), 2016-
Visiting Assistant Professor of English

Lisa Arellano, Ph.D. (Bryn Mawr, San Francisco State, Stanford), 2005-
Associate Professor of American Studies and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Martha Arterberry, M.A. ’07, Ph.D. (Pomona, Minnesota), 2006-
Professor of Psychology

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

Valentine Balguerie, Ph.D. (Paris III [France], Sorbonne Nouvelle [France], Illinois at Chicago, Brown), 2016-
Visiting Assistant Professor of French

Debra A. Barbezat, M.A. ’04, Ph.D. (Smith, Michigan), 1992-
Mitchell Family Professor of Economics

James C. Barrett, Ph.D. (California at Santa Cruz, Cornell), 2000-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics

Justin M. Becknell, Ph.D. (Minnesota), 2017-
Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies

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

James Behuniak Jr., Ph.D. (Southern Maine, Hawaii at Manoa), 2006-
Associate Professor of Philosophy

Angela C. Bell, M.S. (California State at Northridge, Oklahoma State), 2016-
Visiting Instructor in Psychology

Saskia Beranek, Ph.D. (Pittsburgh), 2017-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art

Toby V. Bercovici, M.F.A. (Smith, Massachusetts at Amherst), Spring 2016-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Theater and Dance

Kimberly A. Besio, M.A. ’10, Ph.D. (Hawaii at Manoa, California at Berkeley), 1992-
Ziskind Professor of East Asian Studies

Catherine L. Besteman, M.A. ’05, Ph.D. (Amherst, Arizona), 1993-
Francis F. Bartlett and Ruth K. Bartlett Professor of Anthropology

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

Chandra D. Bhimull, Ph.D. (Kenyon, Michigan), 2008-
Associate Professor of Anthropology and African-American Studies

Pamela Blake, Ph.D., (Saint Lawrence, Cornell), 2016-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology

Adrian Blevins, M.F.A. (Virginia Intermont, Hollins, Warren Wilson), 2004-
Associate Professor of English [Creative Writing]

Lucinda W. Bliss, M.F.A.1 (Skidmore, Vermont College of Fine Arts), 2016-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art

Robert T. Bluhm Jr., M.A. ’03, Ph.D. (New York University, Princeton, Columbia, Rockefeller), 1990-
Sunrise Professor of Physics

Nicholas Boekelheide, Ph.D. (Carleton, California Institute of Technology), 2013-2017
Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Maria Dolores Bollo-Panadero, Ph.D.1 (Seville [Spain], Michigan State), 2008-
Assistant Professor of Spanish

Bradley R. Borthwick, M.F.A. (Guelph [Canada], Cornell), 2013-
Assistant Professor of Art

Rachel Bouvier, Ph.D. (Massachusetts at Amherst, New Hampshire), Spring 2018
Visiting Associate Professor of Economics

Rory E. Bradley, Ph.D. (Duke and North Carolina, Chapel Hill), 2017-
Visiting Assistant Professor of German

Sarah Braunstein, M.F.A., (Mount Holyoke, Iowa Writers’ Workshop), 2016-
Assistant Professor of English [Creative Writing]

Otto K. Bretscher, Ph.D.1 (Zurich [Switzerland], Harvard, Zurich [Switzerland]), 1998-
Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics

Lyn Mikel Brown, M.A. ’05, Ed.D.2 (Ottawa, Harvard), 1991-
Professor of Education

Denise A. Bruesewitz, Ph.D. (Winona State, Notre Dame), 2012-
Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies

Michael R. Buccigrossi, Ph.D. 1 (Columbia), 2017-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology

Audrey Brunetaux, Ph.D. (Poitiers [France], Michigan State), 2008-
Associate Professor of French

Cedric Gael Bryant, M.A. ’05, Ph.D. (San Diego State, 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: Assistant Director for Special Collections

Michael D. Burke, M.A. ’09, M.F.A.1 (California at Berkeley, Massachusetts at Amherst), 1987-
Professor of English

Karlene Burrell-McRae ’94, Ed.D. (Colby, Pennsylvania), 2016-
Faculty Member without Rank: Dean of the College

Thomas K. Burton, B.A. (Hamilton), 1999-
Adjunct Associate Professor of Athletics; Associate Director of Athletics, 2002-

Debra Campbell, M.A. ’02, Ph.D. (Mt. Holyoke, St. Michael’s [Canada], Boston University), January-June 1983, 1986-
Professor of Religious Studies

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

Nathan W. Chan, Ph.D. (California Institute of Technology, Columbia, Yale), 2014-
Assistant Professor of Economics

Jennifer Coane, Ph.D. (Illinois State, Washington [St. Louis]), 2008-
Associate Professor of Psychology

Zadia Codabux, M.S. (Mauritius, Mississippi State), February 2017-
Visiting Instructor in Computer Science

Daniel H. Cohen ’75, M.A. ’00, Ph.D. (Colby, Indiana), 1983-
Professor of Philosophy

Jason M. Cohen, B.S. (Stevenson), 2015-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics

Lynne Conner, M.A. ’13, Ph.D. (Oberlin, Stony Brook, Pittsburgh), 2008-
Professor of Theater and Dance

Charles Conover, M.A. ’04, Ph.D. (Middlebury, Virginia), 1990-
William A. Rogers Professor of Physics

Rebecca R. Conry, Ph.D. (Eastern Washington, Washington), 2000-
Associate Professor of Chemistry

Megan L. Cook, Ph.D. (Michigan, New York University, Pennsylvania), 2013-
Assistant Professor of English

Anthony J. Corrado Jr., M.A. ’01, Ph.D. (Catholic University, Boston College), February 1986-
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 Associate Professor of Athletics; Associate Director of Athletics 2008-

David M. Cusano Jr., M.A. (Maine), 2015-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics

Guilain P. Denoeux, M.A. ’03, Ph.D. (Grenoble [France], Georgetown, Princeton), 1990-
Professor of Government

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

Valerie M. Dionne, Ph.D. (Montreal [Canada], Princeton), 2007-
Associate Professor of French and Italian

Sahan Tharanga Dissanayake, Ph.D. (Ohio Wesleyan, Illinois), 2012-
Assistant Professor of Economics

Kathryn B. Donahue, M.S. (Bowdoin, Simmons), 2015-
Faculty Member without Rank: Technical Services and Metadata Librarian

Michael R. Donihue ’79, M.A. ’07, Ph.D. (Colby, Michigan), 1989-
Herbert E. Wadsworth Professor of Economics; Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and Associate Dean of Faculty, 2008-2010

Linwood C. Downs ’83, M.A. (Colby, Columbia, Maine), 2003-
Assistant Professor of Economics

Greg T. Drozd, Ph.D. (Carnegie Mellon), 2017-
Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Tasha L. Dunn, Ph.D. (Tulane, Tennessee at Knoxville), February 2014-
Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Geology

Caitron E. Eaton, Ph.D. (South Florida), 2017-
Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Wayne A. Edwards, Ph.D. (Ball State, Nebraska), 2016-
Visiting Associate Professor of Economics

Alicia E. Ellis, Ph.D. (Amherst, Yale), 2016-
Assistant Professor of German

Nadia R. El-Shaarawi, Ph.D. (McMaster [Canada], Oxford [UK], Case Western Reserve), 2015-
Assistant Professor of Global Studies

Bevin L. Engman, M.A. ’11, M.F.A. (William and Mary, Portland School of Art, Pennsylvania), 1996-
Professor of Art

Margaret D. Ericson, M.L.S. (Florida State), 1998-
Faculty Member without Rank: Arts Librarian

Ben W. Fallaw, M.A. ’14, Ph.D. (North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chicago), 2000-
Professor of Latin American Studies

Frank A. Fekete, M.A. ’96, Ph.D. (Rhode Island, Rutgers), 1983-
Professor of Biology

Serena Ferrando, Ph.D.1 (Texas at Austin, Stanford), 2015-
Assistant Professor of Italian

David W. Findlay, M.A. ’99, Ph.D. (Acadia [Canada], Purdue), 1985-
Pugh Family Professor of Economics

James R. Fleming, M.A. ’02, Ph.D. (Pennsylvania State, Colorado State, Princeton), 1988-
Charles A. Dana Professor of Science, Technology, and Society

Patrice M. Franko, M.A. ’00, Ph.D. (Bucknell, Notre Dame), 1986-
Grossman Professor of Economics

David M. Freidenreich, Ph.D. (Brandeis, Columbia), 2008-
Pulver Family Associate Professor of Jewish Studies

Richard B. Fuller, M.S.1 (Maine, Thomas), 2012-2017
Visiting Instructor in Mathematics and Statistics

Yuri Lily Funahashi, D.M.A. (Wisconsin at Madison, California at Los Angeles, Julliard), 2009-
Assistant Professor of Music

Brittany Gaetano, M.A. (St. Lawrence, Massachusetts at Amherst), 2016-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics

Pablo Garcia-Pinar, Ph.D. (Granada [Spain], Cornell), 2015-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish

Robert A. Gastaldo, M.A. ’99, Ph.D. (Gettysburg, Southern Illinois), 1999-
Whipple-Coddington Professor of Geology

Mary Ellis Gibson, Ph.D. (North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chicago), 2016-
Visiting Professor of English

Cheryl Townsend Gilkes, M.A. ’00, Ph.D. (Northeastern), 1987-
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Professor of Sociology and African-American Studies

Karen J. Gillum ’76, M.L.S. (Colby, Oxford, Oklahoma, South Carolina), 2009-
Faculty Member without Rank: Scholarly Resources and Services, Humanities Librarian

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

Jill P. Gordon, M.A. ’04, Ph.D. (Claremont McKenna, Brown, Texas at Austin), 1991-
Charles A. Dana Professor of Philosophy

Fernando Q. Gouvea, M.A. ’01, Ph.D. (Sao Paulo [Brazil], Harvard), 1991-
Carter Professor of Mathematics

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

David A. Greene, M.A. ’14, Ed.D. (Hamilton, Harvard), 2014-
President; Professor of Social Sciences

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; Senior Associate Provost and Dean of Faculty, 2011-2016

Neil L. Gross, M.A. ’15, Ph.D. (California at Berkeley, Wisconsin at Madison), 2015-
Charles A. Dana Professor of Sociology

Samara R. Gunter, Ph.D. (Chicago, Michigan), 2008-
Associate Professor of Economics

Clement P. Guthro, Ed.D. (Manitoba [Canada], Point Loma Nazarene, Western Ontario [Canada], Nova Southeastern), 2003-2017
Faculty Member without Rank: Director of the Colby Libraries

Raynee S. Gutting, Ph.D. (California at Los Angeles, Stony Brook), 2016-2017
Visiting Assistant Professor of Government

Jonathan F. Hallstrom, Ph.D. (Oregon State, Iowa), 1984-
Associate Professor of Music

Aaron R. Hanlon, Ph.D. (Bucknell, Dartmouth, Oxford [UK]), 2015-
Assistant Professor of English

Lynn Hannum, Ph.D. (Bates, Yale), 2001-
Associate Professor of Biology

Daniel E. Harkett, Ph.D. (Edinburgh [UK], Brown), 2016-
Visiting Associate Professor of Art

Walter F. Hatch, Ph.D. (Macalester, Washington), 2002-
Associate Professor of Government

Karen L. Henning, M.A. (Maryland, Adelphi), 2007-
Adjunct Assistant Professor in Athletics

Rebeca L. Hey-Colon, Ph.D. (Haverford), 2015-
Assistant Professor of Spanish

Jan E. Holly, M.A. ’11, Ph.D. (New Mexico, Illinois), 1996-
Associate Professor of Mathematics and Statistics

M. Adam Howard, M.A. ’16, Ed.D. (Berea, Harvard, Cincinnati), 2003-2004, 2008-
Professor of Education

Timothy P. Hubbard, Ph.D. (New Hampshire, Iowa), 2012-
Associate Professor of Economics

Reuben Hudson, Ph.D. (Vassar, McGill [Canada]), 2016-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Thomas A. Hulse ’07, Ph.D. (Colby, Brown), 2015-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics

Rachel M. Isaacs, M.A.1 (Wellesley, Jewish Theological Seminary), 2011-
Dorothy “Bibby” Alfond Assistant Professor of Jewish Studies

Jaya Jha, Ph.D. (Delhi [India], Pune [India], Minnesota), 2015-2017
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics

Russell R. Johnson, M.A. ’14, Ph.D. (Colorado College, Washington State), 1996-
Professor of Biology, Associate Provost for Academic Programs, 2017-

Paul R. Josephson, M.A. ’08, Ph.D. (Antioch, Harvard, MIT), 2000-
Professor of History

Jeffrey L. Katz, M.A. ’15, Ph.D. (Pennsylvania, Harvard), 2002-
Professor of Chemistry

Martin F. Kelly, M.L.S. (New College of Florida, San Jose State), 2006-
Faculty Member without Rank: Assistant Director for Digital Collections

Christel D. Kesler, Ph.D. (California, Berkeley), 2017-
Assistant Professor of Sociology

Elizabeth Ketner, Ph.D.1 (Georgia, Vermont, Minnesota), 2012-2013, Spring 2014-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Writing

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

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

Lori G. Kletzer, M.A. ’10, Ph.D. (Vassar, California at Berkeley), 2010-
Professor of Economics, Provost and Dean of Faculty, 2010-2017

Ann Marie Kloppenberg, M.F.A. (Middlebury, Ohio State), 2010-
Associate Professor of Theater and Dance

Bess G. Koffman, Ph.D. (Maine, Orono), 2017-
Assistant Professor of Geology

Dalibor Kocevski, Ph.D. (Michigan, Hawaii at Manoa), 2014-
Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy

Arne Koch, Ph.D. (Kenyon, Pennsylvania State, North Carolina at Chapel Hill), 2007-
Associate Professor of German; Dean for Global Engagement, 2017-

David Krumm, Ph.D. (Costa Rica, Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia), 2015-2016, 2017-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics

Kara Kugelmeyer, M.L.I.S., (Amherst, Syracuse), 2016-
Faculty Member without Rank: Science Librarian

Karen Kusiak ’75, (Colby, Lesley, Maine), 1990-
Assistant Professor of Education

Elizabeth LaCouture, Ph.D. (Barnard, Columbia, Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), 2009-2017
Assistant Professor of History and East Asian Studies

Daniel R. LaFave, Ph.D. (Boston College, Duke), 2012-
Assistant Professor of Economics

Jordan Lavender, Ph.D. (New York at Albany), 2017-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish

Elizabeth D. Leonard, M.A. ’05, Ph.D. (New Rochelle, California at Riverside), 1992-
John J. and Cornelia V. Gibson Professor of History

Carrie A. LeVan, Ph.D. (California, Los Angeles), 2017-
Assistant Professor of Government

Matthew R. LeVan, M.L.I.S. (California, Los Angeles), 2017-
Faculty Member without Rank: Digital Archives and Exhibitions Librarian

Robert B. Lester, Ph.D. (Montana, Notre Dame), 2015-
Assistant Professor of Economics

Ying Li, Ph.D. (Hubei University of Technology [China], New Hampshire), 2015-
Assistant Professor of Computer Science

James D. Libby, Ph.D. 1 (Maine, St. Bonaventure University) Spring 2017-
Visiting Professor of Economics

Benjamin D. Lisle, Ph.D. (Carleton, Virginia, Texas at Austin), 2011-
Visiting Assistant Professor of American Studies

Leo Livshits, M.A. ’08, Ph.D. (Waterloo [Canada], Toronto [Canada]), 1994-
Professor of Mathematics and Statistics

Lu Lu, Ph.D. (Zhejiang [China], Connecticut), 2013-
Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics

Daniel G. Lugo, J.D., (Carleton, Minnesota), 2015-
Faculty Member without Rank: Vice President for College and Student Advancement

Blaise J. MacDonald, B.A. (Rochester Institute of Technology), 2012-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics

G. Calvin Mackenzie, M.A. ’86, Ph.D. (Bowdoin, Tufts, Harvard), 1978-2017
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-
The Goldfarb Family Distinguished Professor in American Government; Director, Colby in Washington Program, 1987-1995; Director, Goldfarb Center for Public Affairs and Civic Engagement, 2003-2012

Carleen R. Mandolfo, Ph.D. (California State at San Francisco, Jesuit School of Theology, Emory), 2002-
Professor of Religious Studies; Associate Provost for Faculty Development, 2017-

Yannick Marshall, Ph.D. (Columbia), 2017-
Visiting Assistant Professor of African-American Studies and Anthropology

Joshua P. Martin, Ph.D. (Ohio State, Arizona), 2016-
Assistant Professor of Biology

Michael Martinez-Raguso, Ph.D. (Loyola [Chicago], SUNY at Buffalo), 2016-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish

Catherine C. Marvin, Ph.D. (Marlboro, Houston, Iowa, Cincinnati), 2016-
Visiting Professor of English [Creative Writing]

Rodolfo Mata, Ph.D. (Texas at El Paso, Alaska at Fairbanks, California at San Diego), 2016-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish

D. Benjamin Mathes, M.A. ’03, Ph.D. (Middlebury, New Hampshire), 1990-
Professor of Mathematics

Benedicte Mauguiere, M.A. ’09, Ph.D. (d’Angers [France], Paris-Sorbonne [France]), 2009-
Professor of French

Bruce A. Maxwell, M.A. ’12, Ph.D. (Swarthmore, Cambridge [UK], Carnegie Mellon), 2007-
Professor of Computer Science

Lindsay R. Mayka, Ph.D. (Carleton, Berkeley), 2013-
Assistant Professor of Government

Damon W. Mayrl, Ph.D. (California, Berkeley), 2017-
Assistant Professor of Sociology

Tilar J. Mazzeo, Ph.D. (New Hampshire, Washington), 2004-
Clara C. Piper Associate Professor of English

Loren E. McClenachan, Ph.D. (Middlebury, Oregon, Scripps Institution of Oceanography), February 2012-
Elizabeth and Lee Ainslie Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies

Jonathan H. McCoy, Ph.D. (Haverford, Maryland, Cornell), 2009-
Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy

Lisa C. McDaniels, M.L.S. (Bridgewater, James Madison, Florida State, Tallahassee), 2014-2017
Faculty Member without Rank: Assistant Director of Scholarly Resources and Services

William McDowell, Ph.D., (Williams, Georgia), 2015-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies

Margaret T. McFadden, M.A. ’15, Ph.D. (Wells, Duke, Yale), 1996-
Professor of American Studies; Associate Provost and Dean of Faculty for Curricular Planning, 2016-2017; Provost and Dean of Faculty, 2017-

C. Andrew McGadney, Ed.D. (Wesleyan, Columbia, Pennsylvania), 2014-
Faculty Member without Rank: Vice President and Dean of Student Advancement

Elizabeth McGrath, Ph.D. (Vassar, Hawaii at Honolulu), 2012-
Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Physics

Michael C. McGuire ’89, M.L.S. (Colby, Syracuse), 2000-
Faculty Member without Rank: Systems and Emerging Technologies Librarian

Christian Seabird H. McKeon, Ph.D. (Evergreen State, East Carolina, Florida), 2016-2017
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology

Karena A. McKinney, Ph.D. (California, Irvine), 2017-
Associate Professor of Chemistry

Suzanne Menair, Ph.D.,¹ (Antioch, Virginia), 2016-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Leticia Mercado, Ph.D. (Boston College), 2017-
Visiting Professor of Spanish

Jonathan Patrick Michaeles, B.A. (Bates), 2005-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics

Julie T. Millard, M.A. ’04, Ph.D. (Amherst, Brown), 1991-
The Dr. Gerald and Myra Dorros Professor of Chemistry

Luis Millones, M.A. ’12, Ph.D. (Pontificia Catolica [Peru], Stanford), 1998-
Charles A. Dana Professor of Spanish

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-
Associate Professor of Art

Lydia Moland, Ph.D. (Boston University), 2008-
Associate Professor of Philosophy

Allison E. Moloney (Galanis), Ph.D.1 (Bridgewater State, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine), 2015-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology

Elena I. Monastireva-Ansdell, Ph.D. (Piatigorsk State Institute of Foreign Languages [Russia], Iowa, Indiana), 2009-
Assistant Professor of Russian

Sylvain J. Montalbano, Ph.D. (Brown, Oregon), 2017-
Visiting Assistant Professor of French

Christopher M. Moore, Ph.D. (Nevada, Reno), 2017-
Assistant Professor of Biology

Ian M. Mullins, M.A.1 (Minnesota, California State at San Diego), Fall 2016-
Visiting Instructor in Sociology

Erin Murphy, M.A.1 (North Carolina State, Texas at Austin), 2014-
Visiting Instructor of Cinema Studies

Benjamin P. Neal, Ph.D.1 (Dartmouth, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, California at San Diego), 2012-2016
Visiting Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies; Research Scientist in Environmental Studies

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

Mouhamedoul Amine Niang, Ph.D. (Gaston Berger [Senegal], East Tennessee State, Wisconsin at Madison), 2009-
Associate Professor of French

Suegene Noh, Ph.D. (Connecticut), 2017-
Assistant Professor of Biology

Ana Noriega, (CUNY, New School), 2014-
Faculty Member without Rank: Assistant Director of Collections Management

Lindsey K. Novak, Ph.D. (Minnesota, Graduate Institute), 2017-
Assistant Professor of Economics

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-
Associate Professor of Environmental Studies

Liam O’Brien, Ph.D. (Colorado School of Mines, Harvard), 2003-
Associate Professor of Statistics

Thomas Oldham, Ph.D, (Nebraska, Columbia, Indiana), 2016-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Theater and Dance

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 [Dublin, Ireland], Cornell), 1992-
Julian D. Taylor Associate Professor of Classics; Director, Center for the Arts and Humanities, 2013-

Charles Orzech, Ph.D. 1 (Chicago), 2017-
Professor of Religious Studies

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-
Charles A. Dana Professor of French

Candice B. Parent, B.S. (Maine at Farmington), 1998-
Adjunct Associate Professor of Athletics; Assistant Director of Athletics 2008-

Youngseok Park, Ph.D. (Rutgers), 2017-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics

Luke P. Parker, Ph.D. (Stanford), 2017-
Assistant Professor of Russian

Ronald F. Peck, Ph.D. (Linfield, Wisconsin), 2012-
Assistant Professor of Biology

Keith R. Peterson, Ph.D.1 (Kent State, Louisiana State, DePaul), 2008-
Associate Professor of Philosophy

Veronique B. Plesch, M.A. ’08, Ph.D. (Swiss Maturite Federale [Switzerland], Geneva [Switzerland], Princeton), 1994-
Professor of Art

Dale Plummer, B.S. (Maine), 2007-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics

Tamae K. Prindle, M.A. ’98, Ph.D. (SUNY at Binghamton, Washington State, Cornell), 1985-
Oak Professor of East Asian Language and Literature [Japanese]

Matthew T. Proto, Ed.D., (Yale, Wesleyan, North Carolina at Chapel Hill), 2015-
Faculty Member without Rank: Vice President and Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid

Darylyne M. Provost, M.L.S.1 (Trinity, Maryland at College Park), 2007-
Faculty Member without Rank: Interim Director of the Colby Libraries

Marilyn R. Pukkila, M.L.S.1 (Michigan, Aberystwyth [Wales], Columbia), March 1984-
Faculty Member without Rank: Scholarly Resources and Services Librarian, Social Sciences and Humanities

Tracy Quan, M.A. (California at San Diego, New York University of Madrid [Spain], California at Davis), 2016-2017
Visiting Professor of Spanish

Isabel Quintana Wulf, Ph.D. (Illinois), 2017-
Visiting Assistant Professor of English

Tarja Raag, Ph.D. (Skidmore, Indiana), 1995-
Associate Professor of Psychology

Jean Paul Rabanal, Ph.D. (California at Santa Cruz), 2017-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics

Evan D. Randles, Ph.D. (Cornell), 2017
Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Maple J. Razsa, Ph.D. (Vassar, Harvard), 2007-
Associate Professor of Global Studies

Erik Reardon, Ph.D. (Maine), 2017-
Visiting Assistant Professor of History

Scott H. Reed III, M.F.A.1 (South Florida, Rhode Island School of Design), February 1987-
Associate Professor of Art

Allecia E. Reid McCarthy, Ph.D. (Connecticut, Arizona State), 2013-
William and Margaret Montgoris Assistant Professor of Psychology

Joseph R. Reisert, Ph.D. (Princeton, Harvard), 1997-
Associate Professor of Government and Christian A. Johnson Associate Professor of Integrative Liberal Learning

Travis W. Reynolds, Ph.D. (Brown, Vermont, Washington), 2011-
Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies

Erin N. Rhodes 1 (Earlham, South Connecticut State), 2014-
Faculty Member without Rank: Archives Education Librarian

Kevin P. Rice ’96, Ph.D. (Colby, Wisconsin at Madison), 2005-
Associate Professor of Chemistry

Gianluca Rizzo, Ph.D. (Bologna [Italy], California at Los Angeles), 2013-
Paul D. and Marilyn Paganucci Assistant Professor of Italian Language and Literature

Kenneth A. Rodman, M.A. ’98, Ph.D. (Brandeis, MIT), 1989-
William R. Cotter Distinguished Teaching Professor of Government

Hanna Roisman, M.A. ’94, Ph.D. (Tel Aviv [Israel], Washington at Seattle), 1990-
Arnold Bernhard Professor in Arts and Humanities, 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

Elizabeth H. Sagaser, Ph.D. (Brown, Brandeis), 1994-
Associate Professor of English

Laura Saltz, Ph.D. (Chicago, Yale), 2001-
Associate Professor of American Studies

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-
James M. Gillespie Professor of Art and American Studies, Music

Anita J. Savo, Ph.D. (Boston University, Yale), 2014-
Assistant Professor of Spanish

Raffael M. Scheck, M.A. ’06, Ph.D. (Kantonsschule Wettingen [Switzerland], Zurich [Switzerland], Brandeis), 1994-
Audrey Wade Hittinger Katz and Sheldon Toby Katz Professor of History

Elizabeth N. Schiller, M.F.A. (Iowa), 1987-
Faculty Member without Rank: Registrar

James Carl Scott, Ph.D. (Macalester, California at Berkeley), 2009-
Associate Professor of Statistics

Ewan J. Seabrook, M.A. (SUNY at Oneonta, New Hampshire), 2014-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics

Laura E. Seay, Ph.D. (Baylor, Yale, Texas at Austin), 2013-
Assistant Professor of Government

Elizabeth Seto, Ph.D. (Texas A&M), 2017-
Assistant Professor of Psychology

Cyrus Shahan, Ph.D.1 (Virginia Tech, North Carolina at Chapel Hill), 2008-
Assistant Professor of German

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

Kristin E. Shaw, M.B.A. (Washington, Colorado), 2016-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics

Daniel M. Shea, M.A. ’12, Ph.D. (West Florida, SUNY at Oswego, SUNY at Albany), 2012-
Director of Goldfarb Center for Public Affairs and Civic Engagement; Professor of Government

Tanya R. Sheehan, Ph.D. (Georgetown, Brown), 2013-
William R. Kenan Jr. Associate Professor of Art

Erin S. Sheets, Ph.D. (Duke, Colorado at Boulder), 2010-
Associate Professor of Psychology

Daniel A. Sherwood, Ph.D. (Drew, New School), 2014-2016
Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology

J.C. Sibara, Ph.D. (Swarthmore, Southern California), 2014-
Assistant Professor of English

Nikky-Guninder K. Singh, M.A. ’99, Ph.D. (Wellesley, Pennsylvania, Temple), 1986-
Crawford Family Professor of Religion

James R. Siodla, Ph.D. (California State at Chico, California at Irvine), 2013-
Assistant Professor of Economics

Dale J. Skrien, M.A. ’97, Ph.D. (Saint Olaf, Washington), 1980-
Professor of Computer Science

Mark D. Sokolsky, M.A. (McMaster [Canada], Toronto [Canada]), 2016-2017
Visiting Instructor in History

Christopher J. Soto, Ph.D. (Harvard, California at Berkeley), January 2009-
Associate Professor of Psychology

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 Writing

Stewart M. Stokes, M.A. (Massachusetts at Amherst, Trinity), 2000-
Adjunct Associate Professor of Athletics

Judy L. Stone, M.A. ’13, Ph.D. (Michigan, Yale, Stony Brook), 1999-
Professor of Biology and Dr. Charles C. and Pamela W. Leighton Research Fellow

Damien B. Strahorn ’02, B.A. (Colby), 2011-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Athletics

David J. Strohl, Ph.D. (Texas, Virginia), 2012-
Assistant Professor of Anthropology

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, Ph.D. (Concord, Virginia Tech, Wyoming), 2007-
Associate Professor of Geology

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

Winifred L. Tate, Ph.D. (Wesleyan, New York University), 2008-
Associate Professor of Anthropology

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

Scott A. Taylor, Ph.D. (Gordon, Pennsylvania State, California at Santa Barbara), 2008-2009, 2010-
Associate Professor of Mathematics

Stephanie R. Taylor, Ph.D. (Gordon, California at Santa Barbara), 2008-
Associate Professor of Computer Science

Kelly Terwilliger, M.S.A. (Ohio State, Ohio), 2016-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics

Douglas C. Terp ’84, M.B.A. (Colby, Thomas), 1987-
Vice President for Administration and Chief Financial Officer; Professor of Economics

Dasan M. Thamattoor, M.A. ’12, Ph.D. (Government Arts and Science [India], Karnatak [India], Princeton), 1999-
Associate Professor of Chemistry

Elaine S. Thielstrom 1 (Washington, San Jose State), Oct. 2013-
Faculty Member without Rank: Humanities Librarian

Sonja M. Thomas, Ph.D. (Minnesota, New York University, Rutgers), 2012-
Assistant Professor of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

James C. Thurston, M.F.A. (Ohio Wesleyan, Northwestern), 1988-
Adjunct Associate Professor of Theater and Dance

Andrea R. Tilden, Ph.D. (Alma, Oklahoma), 1999-
The J. Warren Merrill Associate Professor of Biology

Daniel J. Tortora, Ph.D. (Washington and Lee, South Carolina, Duke), 2011-2017
Assistant Professor of History

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

Holley H. Tyng, B.A. (Providence College), 2017-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics

Guy Van Arsdale, B.A. (Hobart), 2016-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics

Arnout H.C. van der Meer, Ph.D. (SUNY at Albany), 2014-
Assistant Professor of History

Weston D. Viles, Ph.D. (Boston University, Maine), 2017-
Visiting Assistant Professor of Statistics

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

Lisa-Ann Wallace, B.S. (Westfield State), 2015-
Adjunct Instructor in Athletics

Fang Wang, M.A. (Wuhan [China], Hubei [China]), 2016-
Instructor in East Asian Studies

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

Ankeney Weitz, M.A. ’12, Ph.D. (Cornell, Kansas), 1998-
Ellerton M. and Edith K. Jette Professor of Art

George Welch, Ph.D. (Cornell, Vermont, Alaska, Dartmouth), 1992-
Associate Professor of Mathematics and Statistics

Chelsea R. Wessels, Ph.D. (Willamette, Western Washington, St. Andrews [UK]), 2016-2017
Visiting Assistant Professor of Cinema Studies

Bretton Jessica White, Ph.D. (Amherst, Pennsylvania State, Wisconsin at Madison), 2011-
Assistant Professor of Spanish

W. Herbert Wilson Jr., M.A. ’02, Ph.D. (North Carolina, Johns Hopkins), 1990-
Leslie Brainerd Arey Professor of Biosciences

Steven James Wurtzler, M.F.A. (Wisconsin at Madison, Iowa, Columbia), 2010-
Associate Professor of Cinema Studies

Edward H. Yeterian, M.A. ’91, Ph.D. (Trinity, Connecticut), 1978-
Professor of Psychology; Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty, 1998-2010

Jennifer A. Yoder, M.A. ’11, Ph.D. (Akron, Maryland), 1996-
Robert E. Diamond Professor of Government and Global Studies

Nora E. Youngs, Ph.D. (Smith, Nebraska at Lincoln), 2016-
Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Natalie K. Zelensky, Ph.D. (Northwestern), 2012-
Assistant Professor of Music

Hong Zhang, Ph.D. (Huazhong Normal [China], Wuhan [China], Columbia), 1995-1999, 2000-
Associate Professor of East Asian Studies

 

1 Part time.

2 Professors Lyn Brown and Mark Tappan share a joint appointment.