Meet Our Faculty

The heart of our program starts with our professors, click on their profile to learn more about these great individuals!

Program Administrators

Nadia Brown

Professor | Director of the Women’s and Gender Studies Program

You-Me Park

Teaching Professor


Brienne Adams

Assistant Professor

Patricia Biermayr-Jenzano

Adjunct Professor – Science, Technology and International Affairs (STIA)

Donna Brazile

Adjunct Lecturer – Women’s and Gender Studies Program

Lydia Brown

Lecturer | Adjunct
Disability Studies Program Core Faculty; Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) Faculty & Self-Advocacy Discipline Coordinator

Emerald Christopher

Adjunct Lecturer

Theodora Danylevich

Adjunct Lecturer

Irina Denischenko

Assistant Professor

Brady Forrest

Adjunct Lecturer

Tricia Hoefling

Assistant Teaching Professor
Assistant Teaching Professor, Gender & The Law

LaMonda Horton-Stallings

Professor and Chair

Amena Johnson

Adjunct Lecturer

Laura J. O. Kovach

Adjunct Lecturer

Safoura Nourbakhsh

Adjunct Lecturer

Jen Schweer, LPC

Associate Director, Health Education Services
Director, Sexual Assault Response and Prevention Services

Annie Selak

Program Specialist 3 | Bystander Intervention Facilitator|Temporary/Intermittent — Administration (non-exempt)

April Sizemore-Barber

Associate Professor of the Practice

Mecca Sullivan

Associate Professor

Elizabeth Velez

Adjunct Lecturer
Professional Lecturer, Women’s Studies Program

Melanie White

Assistant Professor

Affiliated Faculty

Denise Brennan

Professor | Director|Chair, Department of Anthropology
Department of Anthropology

Alisa Carse

Associate Professor
Faculty Affiliate, Kennedy Institute of Ethics

Pamela A. Fox


Shiloh Krupar

Associate Professor
Culture & Politics Program Core Faculty

Jade Madrid

Latin American Studies & Iberian Languages Liaison & Reference Librarian

Rosemary Ndubuizu

Assistant Professor

Amanda Phillips

Associate Professor