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Weisman Postdoctoral Instructor in Philosophy of Science
Boris Babic
Writing Specialist; Lecturer in Engineering
Christina Birch
Eli and Edythe Broad Professor of History and Literature, Emeritus

Early Modern British History and Literature; Early Modern European History; History of Consumerism; History of Post-World War II Britain; History of Collecting; History of Cultural Patrimony; European Cultural History; History of Social Sciences

Professor of History

Social History of Early Medieval Europe; Conflict Resolution; Social and Institutional Memory

Doris and Henry Dreyfuss Professor of History

History of Physics; Philosophy of Physical Sciences; History of Understanding of Pre-Classical Antiquity

Writing Specialist and Lecturer in STEM Writing and Communication; Lecturer in Engineering
Writing Specialist
Emma Burris-Jansen
Professor of Philosophy

Philosophy of Biology; Evolution of Cognition; Philosophy of Psychology and Linguistics; Cognitive Science

Visiting Associate in the Humanities
Rory Cox
Lecturer in Writing

Twentieth-Century American Literature and Cultural Studies; Los Angeles Literature; Modern American History of Religion; War Narratives; Contemporary Literature

Professor of Social Science History

Pre-revolutionary Russia and Eastern Europe; Demographic History; Institutions and Economic Growth; History of Ideas about Peasant Societies

Assistant Professor of History

Legal History; Economic History; Late Imperial Institutional History; History of the Transition from the Late Imperial to the Modern Chinese State

Professor of Philosophy

Causal and Statistical Inference; Human Learning; Hans Reichenbach's Frequentist Interpretation of Probability

Lecturer in Poetry
Jenny Factor
Professor of History

Early Modern History; History of Science

Lecturer in Japanese
Megumi Fujio
Visiting Associate in History
stefano gattei
Professor of English; Dean of Undergraduate Students

Romanticism; Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Literature; Radical Culture and the Politics of Literature

Professor of English

Nineteenth-Century British Literature; Nineteenth-Century European Literature; Art History



Francis Bacon Visiting Professor of History
niccolo guicciardini
Professor of English

British literature of the 17th and 18th centuries; history of literary criticism; humanism

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Visiting Associate in History of Science
Thomas Heinze
Visiting Professor of History
Steve Hindle Oct 2016
J. O. and Juliette Koepfli Professor of Philosophy

Philosophy of Science; Formal Epistemology; Metaphysics

Rea A. and Lela G. Axline Professor of Business Economics and History

Economic History of Europe and the World; Economic Development; Institutional Change

Professor of Comparative Literature
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Assistant Professor of English

Comparative Literature and Literary Theory; Eighteenth-Century Literature; Early American History and Literature; Nineteenth-Century Literature and Autobiography; Benjamin Franklin; History of Material Texts

Visiting Associate in the Humanities
Assistant Professor of English

Late Medieval Literature; Law; Poetics; Multilingualism; Manuscript Study; Gender; Histories of Medievalist Scholarship and the Reception of the Middle Ages

Professor of English; Executive Officer for the Humanities

Twentieth-Century American Literature and Film

Anne Rothenberg Postdoctoral Instructor in the Humanities
Robert M. Abbey Professor of History

Modern History of the Physical Sciences; European Intellectual History

William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of History and Social Science

Racial Discrimination in Schools; Politics; Distribution of Public Goods

Lecturer in History
Dan Lewis
Special Assistant to the Humanities
Cecilia Lu
Howard E. and Susanne C. Jessen Postdoctoral Instructor in the Humanities
melanie sherazi
Visiting Associate in English
David O'Shaughnessy
Visiting Associate in History
Barbara Oberg
Professor of English

Renaissance Literature; History of Psychoanalysis

Howard E. and Susanne C. Jessen Postdoctoral Instructor in the Humanities
Professor of Philosophy

Neural Basis of Moral Judgment and Behavior; Neuroeconomics; Neuroscience of Happiness; Art and Brain

Visiting Associate in English

Early Medieval Literature; Anglo-Saxon England; Old English; Anglo-Latin; Medieval Law; Religion; Paleography and Manuscript Studies; Hermeneutics; Critical Theory; Nineteenth-Century Medievalism; Twentieth-Century Medievalism

Lecturer in Japanese


Visitor in Psychology
Shiho Ubukata
Eleanor Searle Visiting Professor of History
Amanda Vickery
Eli and Edythe Broad Professor of English; Vice Provost; Chief Diversity Officer

Nineteenth-century American Literature and Culture; the Antebellum Period; the Fiction of Herman Melville, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Edgar Allan Poe, and Bestselling Women Writers of the Time

Professor of History

Early Modern Atlantic History and Literature; History of Exploration, Empire, and Globalization; Spanish Golden Age and Colonial Literatures