Faculty Profiles

Mount Holyoke's faculty members are innovative teachers dedicated to their students, and also active scholars, research scientists, and creative artists passionate about their disciplines.


Elif Babül, Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Sarah Bacon, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
Kate Ballantine, Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies
Lisa A. Ballesteros, Associate Professor of Computer Science
Patricia A. Banks, Associate Professor of Sociology
Valerie Barr , Chair of Computer Science; Jean E. Sammet Professor of Computer Science
Dimaris Barrios-Beltrán, Visiting Language Instructor in Spanish
Beverley J.M. Bell, Director of Graduate Education Programs
Christopher Benfey, Andrew W. Mellon Professor of English
Mara Benjamin, Chair of Jewish Studies; Irene Kaplan Leiwant Associate Professor of Jewish Studies
Bettina Bergmann, Helene Phillips Herzig ’49 Professor of Art History
Katie Berry, Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
Katherine Binder, Chair of Psychology & Education; Chair of Neuroscience & Behavior; Professor of Psychology
Robin Blaetz, Chair of Film Studies; Professor of Film Studies
Catherine Bloom, Language Instructor in French
Mara Breen, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Education
Patricia Brennan, Visiting Lecturer of Biological Sciences
Todd Brewster, Visiting Senior Lecturer in English
Kyle Broaders (on leave 2017-18), Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Renae Brodie, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
Kimberly Juanita Brown, Assistant Professor of English and Africana Studies, on leave fall 2017 through spring 2018
Anat Burger, Visiting Lecturer in Physics