Susan H Aiken Ph.D.
Professor for Department of English, Emerita
Susan Hardy Aiken (Ph.D., Duke University, 1971), University Distinguished Professor of English, teaches and writes in the fields of nineteenth- and twentieth-century British and American literature and culture, women and literature, gender theory, and poetry. One of the founding members of the...
Ana M Alonso Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Anthropology
Office: Emil W. Haury Anth. Bldg.
Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Chicago, 1988
Beth Alpert Nakhai
Office: Marshall 422
Beth Alpert Nakhai is an associate professor in the Arizona Center for Judaic Studies and an affiliated member of the School of Anthropology. She teaches courses on archaeology, Hebrew Bible, Near Eastern history and women in ancient Israel. She received her M.T.S. from Harvard Divinity School...
Rosi Andrade Ph.D.
Director of Women's Services and Research; Associate Research Professor
Office: Services Research Office (SRO), Mujer Sana
Rosi Andrade, Ph.D. is a Research Associate Professor with the Southwest Institute of Research on Women (SIROW) in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Arizona, and holds a Ph.D. in Reading with a minor in Chicana Literature. Dr. Andrade is interested in the social...
Diane Austin Ph.D.
Associate Research Anthropologist, Bur of Applied Rsch in Anthro
Office: Emil W. Haury Anth. Bldg. 316
(Ph.D. UMich 1994)
Adele Barker Ph.D.
Professor, Russian/Slavic Studies
Office: LEARNING SVC BL
Connie J. A. Beck Ph.D.
Associate Professor, The Psychology, Policy and Law Program
TEL: (520) 626-4965
FAX: (520) 621-9306
Office: Department of Psychology
Ph.D., University of Arizona, 1999
Dr. Beck's work focuses on how the legal system creates or exacerbates psychological distress, and how it can be adjusted or restructured to minimize that distress. She considers both the effects on legal professionals of working in legal settings and...
Laura Berry Ph.D.
Associate Dean, Honors College
Office: SLONAKER HOUSE
PhD, University of California-Berkely, 1987
Director of the English Honors Program. Nineteenth-century British literature, the English novel.
Anne Betteridge Ph.D.
Director, Center for Middle Eastern Studies
Office: Louise Foucar Marshall Bldg
An anthropologist with a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago, Anne H. Betteridge is Director of the University of Arizona Center for Middle Eastern Studies and a faculty member in the UA Department of Near Eastern Studies. She served as Executive Director of the Middle East Studies Association...
Katia da Costa Bezerra Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Spanish and Portuguese
Office: Modern Languages
Dr. Katia da Costa Bezerra has published essays on Contemporary Portuguese, Brazilian and Lusophone African literature. She is also concerned with the rescue of a literary production published by mineiras born in the XIX century.Her theoretical approaches include questions on gender, sexuality,...
Office: Modern Languages 344
Steph Brown has been a lecturer in the Department of English since 2014 and became GWS affiliate faculty in 2016. Her research interests include Anglophone modernism, mass cultural movements in the British Empire during the early twentieth century, literature of decolonization and the end of...
Stephanie Buechler Ph.D.
Research Associate and Adjunct Lecturer, School of Geography and Development
Office: Harvill Building
Ph.D. 2001 Department of Sociology, Binghamton University
My research interests surround gender, livelihoods and socially and...
Julia Clancy-Smith Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of History
TEL: (520) 626-8421
Office: Social Sciences 221
I. EDUCATION/TEACHING POSITIONS
Office: Marshall Bldg, Room 234
Anna Cooper’s research interests include classical and contemporary Hollywood, transnational and postcolonial cinemas, representations of gender, space/place/mobilities in film, and feminist film and media studies.
Her forthcoming monograph, titled An American Abroad: European Travel...
Adjunct Lecturer, English
Office: Modern Languages
BA, 1980, San Diego State University; MFA, 1984, University of Iowa
Irene D'Almeida Ph.D.
Professor of French and Francophone Studies
Office: Modern Languages 549
Irene D'Almeida, Professor of French and Francophone Studies, has just received a $60,000 grant from the prestigious American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS).
The grant will fund Professor D'Almeida's continuing research of the oral songs of Fon Women in Benin (Africa).
Rae Erin Dachille
Dr. Rae Erin Dachille (Ph.D. in Buddhist Studies, University of California at Berkeley) specializes in the religious and artistic traditions of Himalayan Buddhism. Her research focuses upon representations of the body in art, ritual, philosophy, and medicine in Tibetan and Sanskrit sources. Dr...
Linda Darling Ph.D.
Office: Social Sciences 231
My research deals with fiscal administration in the Ottoman Empire and its connections with political legitimation, and I set my work on the Ottomans within the wider context of the early modern period in Europe and, to a lesser extent, states farther east. My current project examines Ottoman...
Sapana Doshi Ph.D
Assistant Professor, School of Geography and Development
Office: Harvill 438
I am an Assistant Professor at the School of Geography and Development and a Faculty Affiliate in the Department of Gender and Women's Studies. My work explores the nexus of cultural politics and political economy in cities of the Global South and traverses the fields of critical development...
Suzanne Dovi Ph.D.
Office: Social Science 325
Suzanne Dovi is an Associate Professor of the School of Government and Public ...
Javier Duran Ph.D.
Director, Confluence Center - in the Office of the Vice President for Research
Office: ADMINISTRATION 601
Associate Professor, Spanish & Portuguese
research interests: U.S.-Mexico Border Studies, critical theory, cultural studies, modern and contemporary Latin American narrative, Latin American women writers.
Aileen A. Feng Ph.D.
Associate Professor, French and Italian
Office: Modern Languages 570
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley (2008). Associate Professor of Italian; Faculty Affiliate, Department of Gender & Women's Studies. Dr. Feng specializes in late-Medieval and Renaissance Italian literature with comparative interests in Latin and Medieval-Renaissance French literature...
Mary Jo Fox Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor, American Indian Studies
Office: Richard P. Harvill Building 224
Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox (Comanche; Ph.D., 1982, University of Arizona) (AIS)., an enrolled member of the Comanche Nation, is an Associate Professor of American Indian Studies (AIS) at the University of Arizona (UA), Tucson, Arizona.
She is the former Director/ Chair of AIS and also...
Carol Galper Ph.D.
Assistant Dean, Curricular Affairs-Community Health Education
Office: Arizona Health Sciences Center
Dr. Carol Galper’s interests include rural health, public health, social justice, the medically underserved, HIV education and advocacy, and LGBT issues. She serves as the faculty advisor for MedPride at the College of Medicine, where she is also the Assistant Dean for Medical Student Education...
Linda B. Green Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Anthropology
FAX: (520) 621-2088
Office: Richard P. Harvill Building
Jill Guernsey de Zapien Ph.D.
Associate Dean, Community Programs, Public Health Administration
Office: Roy P. Drachman Hall
Jill Guernsey de Zapien has been working on community-based public health interventions and research in Arizona and throughout the Southwest for more than 20 years. She has collaborated with others in establishing the first lay health educator or Promotora outreach program in Arizona, Health...
Faith S. Harden (Ph.D., University of Virginia) is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese and affiliated faculty in the Department of Gender and Women's Studies at the University of Arizona. Her research and teaching centers on the literary, cultural, and intellectual...
Joela Jacobs, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of German Studies
TEL: (520) 621-1841
Office: Learning Services Building 306
Joela Jacobs received her Ph.D. in Germanic studies from the University of Chicago. Her research and teaching bring together 19th-21st century German literature and film, animal studies, environmental humanities, Jewish studies, the history of sexuality, and the history of science. She has...
Simin Karimi Ph.D.
Professor & Head for Department of Linguistics
TEL: (520) 621-5399
FAX: (520) 626-9014
Simin Karimi is a Professor in the Department of Linguistics. She has also appointments in the Cognitive Science Program, The Graduate Interdisciplinary Program in Second Language Acquisition and Teaching, the joint Program in Linguistics and Anthropology, the Department of Near Eastern Studies...
Mary Koss Ph.D.
Regents’ Professor for Department of Health Promotion Sciences
TEL: (520) 626-3998
Office: Drachman 248A
(PhD University of Minnesota, 1972)
Mary Koss, PhD, is a Regents’ Professor. The title Regents’ Professor is the awarded by the Arizona Board of Regents and she is among three so honored in the Arizona Health Sciences Center. In her work on gender-based violence Dr. Koss served on the...