Academic Programs



International Affairs Faculty

  • Cairo

    Michael F. Cairo, Associate Professor of Political Science; Program Director

    Ph.D., M.A., University of Virginia, 1999, 1994; B.A., S.U.N.Y. College at Geneseo, 1992
  • Brian Arganbright

    Brian Arganbright, Associate Professor of French

    Ph.D., M.Phil., M.A., New York University, 2001, 1997, 1995; M.A., Pennsylvania State University, 1991; B.A., B.S., Northern Arizona University, 1988
  • Carole Barnsley

    Carole Barnsley, Assistant Professor of Religion

    Ph.D., Indiana University, 2009; M.A., Miami University, 2000; B.A., Middlebury College, 1998
  • Gregg Bocketti

    Gregg P. Bocketti, Assistant Professor of History

    Ph.D., M.A., Tulane University, 2004, 1998; B.A., Hartwick College, 1995
  • Simonetta Cochis

    Simonetta Cochis, Associate Professor of French and Spanish

    Ph.D., New York University, 1998; M.A, B.A., SUNY at Stony Brook, 1989, 1983
  • Lisa M. Contreras

    Lisa M. Contreras, Instructor in Spanish

    Ph.D. (ABD), University of Kentucky; M.A., University of Kentucky; B.A., Arizona State University
  • Veronica Dean-Thacker

    Veronica Dean-Thacker, Professor of Spanish

    Ph.D., University of Kentucky, 1986; M.A., University of Northern Iowa, 1981; B.A., Nazareth College, 1978
  • Rod Erfani

    G. Rod Erfani, Professor of Economics

    Ph.D., The Florida State University, 1984; M.A., Florida Atlantic University, 1976; B.S., National University, 1972
  • Simona Fojtova

    Simona Fojtova, Assistant Professor of Women's Studies

    Ph.D., M.A., University of New Mexico, 2006, 1998; B.A., Masaryk University, 1996
  • Kathleen Jagger

    Kathleen Jagger, Professor of Biology

    M.P.H, Harvard University, 1992; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, 1979; B.A., DePauw University, 1975
  • Barbara LoMonaco

    Barbara LoMonaco, Professor of Anthropology; Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students

    Ph.D., M.A., B.A., Southern Methodist University, 1995, 1991, 1987
  • Martha Ojeda

    Martha Ojeda, Associate Professor of Spanish and French

    Ph.D., M.A., University of Kentucky, 1998, 1993; B.A., Berea College, 1991
  • Jeremy Paden

    Jeremy Paden, Assistant Professor of Spanish

    Ph.D., Emory University, 2004; M.A., University of Memphis, 1998; B.A., Harding University, 1996
  • Ken Slepyan

    Kenneth D. Slepyan, Professor of History

    Ph.D., M.A., M.A., University of Michigan, 1994, 1991, 1990; B.A., Williams College, 1987
  • Anthony Vital

    Anthony Vital, Professor of English

    Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1982; M.A., University of Cape Town, 1977; B.A., University of Cape Town, 1974
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