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Elie Wiesel Professor of Humane Letters

Eckerd College
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Women's & Gender Studies

Women's & Gender Studies


Collegium of Letters

Nathan Anderson, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Ph.D., State College of Pennsylvania
Constantina Rhodes Bailly, Professor of Religious Studies, Ph.D., ColumbiaUniversity
Jewel Spears Brooker, Professor of Literature, Ph.D., University of South Florida
David J. Bryant, Professor of Religious Studies, Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary
Julienne H. Empric, Professor of Literature, Ph.D., University of Notre Dame
Daniel Fredrick, Assistant Professor of Rhetoric, Ph.D. Texas Christian University
James R. Goetsch Jr., Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Ph.D., EmoryUniversity
Suzan Harrison, Professor of Rhetoric, Ph.D., University of North Carolina
Carolyn Johnston, Professor of American Studies and History, Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
William B. Kelly, Associate Professor of Rhetoric, M.A., University of SouthFlorida
Davina Lopez, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, Ph.D. Union Theological Seminary, New York
Erika Spohrer, Assistant Professor of Rhetoric, Ph.D. Pennsylvania State University
Heather Vincent, Assistant Professor of Classics, Ph.D. Brown University

Collegium of Behavioral Sciences

John Patrick Henry, Associate Professor of Sociology, Ph.D., University of Massachusetts
Jeffrey A. Howard, Associate Professor of Psychology, Ph.D., KansasStateUniversity
Linda E. Lucas, Professor of Economics, Ph.D., University of Hawaii
Mary K. Meyer, Associate Professor of Political Science, Ph.D., University of Massachusetts

Collegium of Comparative Cultures

Victoria J. Baker, Professor of Anthropology, Ph.D., University of Leiden, Netherlands
Christina Chabrier, Assistant Professor of French, Ph.D. University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Margarita M. Lezcano, Associate Professor of Spanish, Ph.D., FloridaStateUniversity
Jing Shen, Professor of Chinese Language and Literature, Ph.D. Washington University, St. Louis

Collegium of Creative Arts

Sarah K. Dean, Professor Emerita of Human Development, Ed.D., NovaUniversity
Sandra A. Harris, Associate Professor of Human Development, Ph.D., VirginiaCommonwealthUniversity

Collegium of Natural Sciences

Shannon Gowans, Assistant Professor of Biology, Ph.D. Dalhousie University
David Kerr, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Ph.D., University of South Florida

Life After Eckerd

Some graduates have continued their study in graduate school such as Yale, Sarah Lawrence and the University of South Florida. Others have pursued careers in business, nonprofit organizations and law.