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Michelle Mann

Michelle Mann

Michelle Mann is an advanced PhD Candidate in European History, co-Director of the Brandeis University Writing Center, and Education Coordinator for the Graduate Student Association. Her academic scholarship focuses on nationalism, citizenship and colonialism in France and the Mediterranean. During her time at Brandeis, she has worked with the History, English, French, and Global Studies departments to develop and teach a wide range of writing-intensive subjects, and was the recipient of the 2014 University Prize Instructorship. She specializes in the pedagogy of critical analysis, research and writing, and after graduation her goal is to develop  innovative university programs that emphasize the integration of historical knowledge and  critical thinking methods across the curriculum.

Matthew Schratz

Matthew Schratz is a PhD candidate in the English department. He has worked as a tutor in the Writing Center for several years, has taught UWS classes on the Cold War and on the university, and his research focuses on depictions of unskilled labor in the twentieth century American novel. He has a BA from Williams College and an MA from New York University.

Consultant Field of Study
Abigail Arnold English
Amber Brown Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Jacob Burg English
Phillip Carlisle English; Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Ryan Collins Anthropology
Sarah Costrell Computer Science
Paige Eggebrecht English
Tyler Galarneau Public Policy
Christina Hutson Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Dominick Knowles English
Brie McLemore Public Policy; Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Samantha Nielsen Sustainable International Development
Brenden O'Donnell English
Elizabeth Olson Public Policy; Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Amity Pauley Sociology; Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Bill Price English
Visruthi Sharma International Economics and Finance
Shaun Sticka Ancient Greek and Roman Studies
Jennifer Thomas English
Jian Wang International Economics and Finance