Academic Chairs & Program Directors

Academy for Classical Acting
Leslie Jacobson, 202-994-7072

Africana Studies
Lisa Page, 202-994-8434

American Studies
Gayle Wald, 202-994-6180

Anthropology
Chet Sherwood, 202-994-6346

Art History
Barbara von Barghahn, 202-994-8653

Art Therapy
Heidi Bardot, 703-299-4157

Biological Sciences
John Lill, 202-994-6989

Chemistry
Michael King, 202-994-6488

Classical & Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations
Mohssen Esseesy, 202-994-6179

Corcoran School of the Arts & Design
Sanjit Sethi, 202-994-1700

Data Science
Eric Lawrence, 202-994-4826

East Asian Language & Literatures
Shoko Hamano, 202-994-7107

Economics
Sumit Joshi, 202-994-6154

English
Marshall Alcorn, 202-994-6180

English for Academic Purposes
Megan Siczek, 202-994-5815

Film Studies
Elisabeth Anker, 202-994-7489

Forensic Sciences
Walter Rowe, 202-992-5757

Geography
Lisa Benton-Short, 202-994-6188

History
Katrin Schultheiss, 202-994-6232

Institute for Biomedical Sciences
Linda Werling, 202-994-2918

Interior Architecture and Design
Stephanie Travis, 202-992-6699

Judaic Studies
Daniel Schwartz, 202-994-2397

Mathematics
Frank Baginski, 202-994-4857

Museum Studies
Laura Schiavo, 202-994-4947

Music
Robert Baker, 202-994-9043

Organizational Sciences/Communication
Lynn Offermann, 202-994-8507

Philosophy
Tadeusz Zawidzki, 202-994-6444

Physics
Bill Briscoe, 202-994-6788

Political Science
Bruce Dickson, 202-994-4186

Professional Psychology Program
Loring Ingraham, 202-994-4712

Psychology
John Philbeck, 202-994-6313

Religion
Robert Eisen, 202-994-6327

Romance, German & Slavic Languages & Literature
Tony Lopez, 202-994-6902

School of Media & Public Affairs
Frank Sesno, 202-994-9553
David Karpf (Associate Director), 401-559-1106

Sociology
Hilary Silver, 202-994-1886

Speech & Hearing Science
James Mahshie, 202-994-2052

Trachtenberg School of Public Policy & Public Administration
Kathy Newcomer, 202-994-3959

Statistics
Tapan Nayak, 202-994-6549

Theatre & Dance
Jodi Kanter, 202-994-1660

University Writing Program
Zac Wolfe, 202-992-5130

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Kavita Daiya, 202-994-6637