Recent Faculty Hires

Faculty Hires 2014-2015

James Brooks, Professor
Department of History and Anthropology
Ph.D., University of California, Davis

Eric Campbell, Assistant Professor
Department of Linguistics
Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin

Jeannine DeLombard, Associate Professor
Department of English
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

E. Sonny Elizondo, Assistant Professor
Department of Philosophy
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Rachel King, Acting Assistant Professor
Department of English
Ph.D., New York University

Greg Mitchell, Assistant Professor
Department of Dramatic Arts
MFA, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University

Amit Shilo, Assistant Professor
Department of Classics
Ph.D., New York University

Sherene Siekaly, Assistant Professor
Department of History
Ph.D., New York University

Elliot Wolfson, Professor, Marsha and Jay Glazier Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies
Department of Religious Studies
Ph.D., Brandeis University

Faculty Hires 2013-2014

Corey Byrnes, Assistant Professor
Department of East Asian Languages & Cultural Studies
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Benjamin Levy, Assistant Professor
Department of Music
Ph.D., University of Maryland

Rose MacLean, Assistant Professor
Department of Classics
Ph.D., Princeton University

Glyn Salton-Cox, Assistant Professor
Department of English
Ph.D., Yale University

Jennifer Sorkin, Assistant Professor
Department of History of Art and Architecture
Ph.D. Yale University

David Walker, Assistant Professor
Department of Religious Studies
Ph.D., Yale University 

Naoki Yamamoto, Assistant Professor
Department of Film and Media Studies
Ph.D., Yale University

Faculty Hires 2012-2013

Jeremy Douglass, Assistant Professor
English Department
Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara

Ross Melnick, Assistant Professor
Department of Film and Media Studies
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Fermin Moscoso del Prado Martin, Assistant Professor
Department of Linguistics
Ph.D., University of Nijmegen

Swati Rana, Assistant Professor
English Department
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Adam Sabra, Professor and King Abdul Aziz Ibn Saud Chair in Islamic Studies
Department of History
Ph.D. Princeton University

Dominic Steavu-Balint, Assistant Professor
Department of Religious Studies and Department of East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies
Ph.D., Stanford University