Executive Committee

Michael Dettelbach
Assistant Vice President for Corporate and Foundation Relations
781-736-4052 Bernstein-Marcus, 73-10
Stephen Dowden
Stephen Dowden
Professor of German
Chair of the European Cultural Studies Program
781-736-3218 Shiffman Humanities Center, 211

Expertise: Modern German literature and culture; European modernism; comparative literature (especially comparing literature with other art forms); the novel as form; literature and philosophy; the avant-garde

Irina Y. Dubinina
Irina Y. Dubinina
Associate Professor of Russian
Director of the Russian Language Program
781-736-3223 Shiffman Humanities Center, 206

Expertise: Heritage languages (Russian); bilingualism; bilingual code-switching; second language and heritage language pedagogy; language teacher education

Robin Feuer Miller
Robin Feuer Miller
Edytha Macy Gross Professor of Humanities and Professor of Russian and Comparative Literature. 
781-736-3192 Shiffman Humanities Center, 215

Expertise: The novel in Russia and Europe of the 19th century; the short story in Russia; the literature of childhood and children’s literature; representations of the family, of animals

Gregory Freeze
Gregory Freeze
Victor and Gwendolyn Beinfield Professor of History
781-736-2766 Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for the Humanities, 108

Expertise: Modern Russia; modern Germany; history of globalization; religion

Sylvia Fuks Fried
Executive Director of the Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry
781-736-2127 The Lown Center for Judaica Studies, 305
Lucy Goodhart
Lucy Goodhart
Lecturer in International & Global Studies and Politics
781-736-2742 Golding Judaica Center, 23

Expertise: International political economy; comparative politics of advanced industrialized economies; comparative political economy

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Dorothy Hodgson
Dean of Arts and Sciences
Professor of Anthropology
781-736-3451 Irving Presidential Enclave, 101
Laura Jockusch
Laura Jockusch
Albert Abramson Associate Professor of Holocaust Studies
781-736-2959 Lown Center for Judaica Studies, 310

Expertise: Modern Jewish history; Holocaust studies

Jytte Klausen
Jytte Klausen
Lawrence A. Wien Professor of International Cooperation
781-736-2762 Olin-Sang American Civilization Center, 110

Expertise: Domestic and international terrorism; Islam in the West; immigration and social cohesion

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Lorna Laurent
Assistant Dean, Humanities and Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences
781-736-2108 Irving Presidential Enclave, 101
Tatjana Meschede
Senior Scientist, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management
781-736-8678 Heller-Brown, 59
Sharon Pucker Rivo
Sharon Pucker Rivo
Adjunct Associate Professor of Jewish Film
781-736-8658 Lown Center for Judaica Studies, 102

Expertise: Jewish and Holocaust film; archivist and producer

Chandler Rosenberger
Chandler Rosenberger
Associate Professor of International and Global Studies and Sociology
Program Chair and Undergraduate Advising Head
781-736-2683 Mandel Center for Humanities, 106

Expertise: Nationalism; ethnicity; sociology of culture; sociology of religion; political dissent; terrorism; modern European politics

Raphael Schoenle
Raphael Schoenle
Associate Professor of Economics
781-736-2268 Sachar International Center, S-123

Expertise: International Macroeconomics, Macro- and Monetary Economics

Nancy Scott
Nancy J. Scott
Professor of Fine Arts
781-736-2664 Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for the Humanities, 210

Expertise: European and American art, French Revolution to World War II

Eugene Sheppard
Eugene Sheppard
Department Chair
Associate Professor of Modern Jewish History and Thought
781-736-2965 Lown Center for Judaica Studies, 307

Expertise: Modern Jewish history and thought

Dmitry Troyanovsky
Dmitry Troyanovsky
Barbara Sherman '54 and Malcolm L. Sherman Associate Professor of Theater Arts
Department Chair
781-736-3367 Spingold Theater Center, Spingold 4

Expertise: Russian Theatre and Drama; Contemporary European Theatre; Theory of Theatre Directing; American Theatre; Avant-Garde Theatre; Documentary Theatre and Film Studies; Opera and Music Theater

Sabine von Mering
Sabine von Mering
Professor of German, and Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies
Director of the Center for German and European Studies
781-736-3227 Shiffman Humanities Center, 209
Steven Wilson
Steven Wilson
Assistant Professor of Politics
781-736-2754 Olin-Sang American Civilization Center, 106

Expertise: Comparative democratization; cyber-security; the effect of the Internet and social media on authoritarian regimes, particularly in the post-Soviet world