Department Chairs

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Department and Program Chairs 2016-17

Africana Studies
TBA
Holly Sharac

Art History
Professor Paul Staiti
Rosemary Ryan

Art Studio
Professor Rie Hachiyanagi (Fall);
Professor Joseph Smith (Spring)
Rosemary Ryan

Asian Studies
Professor Sohail Hashmi
TBD

Astronomy
Professor M. Darby Dyar
Sarah Byrne

Biochemistry
Professor Amy Frary
Dina Bevivino

Biological Sciences
Professor Craig Woodard
Susan LaBarre

Chemistry
Associate Professor W. Donald Cotter
Dina Bevivino

Classics & Italian
Professor Ombretta Frau
TBD 

Computer Science
Professor Margaret Robinson
Wendy Queiros

Critical Social Thought
Associate Professor Iyko Day
Patricia Ware

Dance
Professor Rose Flachs
Cathleen Smelcer

Economics
Professor James Hartley
Dawn Larder

English
Professor Amy Martin
Cynthia Meehan

Environmental Studies
Associate Professor Timothy Farnham
Laurie Kamins

Film Studies
Professor Robin Blaetz
Bridget Barrett

French
Professor Christopher Rivers
Stacey Pare

Gender Studies
TBD
Bridget Barrett

Geology & Geography
TBD
TBD

German Studies
Professor Karen Remmler
Dominique Rampton

History
Professor Mary Renda
Holly Sharac

International Relations
Professor Kavita Khory
Linda Chesky Fernandes

Jewish Studies
Professor Karen Remmler
Susan Rusiecki

Mathematics and Statistics
Professor Jessica Sidman
TBD

Medieval Studies
Associate Professor Wes Yu
TBD

Music
Professor David Sanford
Carol Wrobleski

Neuroscience and Behavior
Associate Professor Renae Brodie
Dianne Baranowski

Philosophy
Professor James Harold
Susan Rusiecki

Physical Education and Athletics
Senior Lecturer Lori Hendricks
Cathleen Smelcer
Louise Labrie

Physics
Associate Professor Kathy Aidala 
Sarah Byrne

Politics
Professor Kavita Khory
Patricia Ware

Psychology and Education
Professor Katherine Binder
Janet Crosby, Psychology
Cheryl McGraw, Education

Religion
TBD
Susan Rusiecki

Romance Languages and Literatures
Professor Nieves Romero-Diaz
Debra Morrissey

Russian/Russian and Eurasian Studies
Professor Peter Scotto
Dominique Rampton

Sociology & Anthropology
Professor Kenneth Tucker
Michelle Pietras

Spanish, Latina/o, and Latin American Studies
Associate Professor Justin Crumbaugh
Debra Morrissey

Theatre Arts
Professor Ombretta Frau
Barbara Bunyan