Steering Committee

The Center's Steering Committee are affiliated faculty who guide the Center's direction and policy.

Elizabeth Brake
Elizabeth Brake

Professor of Philosophy


Krista Comer
Krista Comer

Professor of English


Jacqueline Couti
Jacqueline Couti

Laurence H. Favrot Associate Professor of Modern and Classical Literatures; Associate Director, CSWGS

Rosemary Hennessy
Rosemary Hennessy

L. H. Favrot Professor of Humanities


Emily Houlik-Ritchey
Emily Houlik-Ritchey

Assistant Professor of English


Cymene Howe
Cymene Howe

Professor of Anthropology

Lacy M. Johnson
Lacy M. Johnson

Assistant Professor of Creative Writing


Moramay López-Alonso
Moramay López-Alonso

Associate Professor of History and Economics


Susan Lurie
Susan Lurie

Associate Professor of English

Alden Sajor Marte-Wood
Alden Sajor Marte-Wood

Assistant Professor of English


Helena Michie
Helena Michie

Agnes Cullen Arnold Professor in Humanities; Director, CSWGS


Brian Riedel
Brian Riedel

Associate Director, CSWGS

Elora Shehabuddin
Elora Shehabuddin

Professor of Transnational Asian Studies


Diana Strassmann
Diana Strassmann

Carolyn & Fred McManis Distinguished Professor in the Practice; Director, PJHC; Senior Research Fellow; Baker Institute Scholar


Kamala Visweswaran
Kamala Visweswaran

T.T. & W.F. Chao Professor of Asian Studies

Melissa Weininger
Melissa Weininger

Anna Smith Fine Senior Lecturer in Jewish Studies; Associate Director, Jewish Studies


Lora Wildenthal
Lora Wildenthal

John Anthony Weir Professor of History