Brock Bahler
Director of Undergraduate Studies, Senior Lecturer
Clark Chilson
Associate Professor
Haya S. Feig
Lecturer II
Benjamin Gordon
Assistant Professor
Daniel Heifetz
Lecturer I
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Paula M. Kane
Professor and Interim Department Chair AY 2021-2022
Rachel Kranson
Associate Professor
Cuilan Liu
Assistant Professor
Marcela Perdomo
Visiting Lecturer, Postdoctoral Fellow
Adam Shear
Associate Professor and Department Chair *on leave AY 2021-2022

Staff - Interdisciplinary Humanities Team

Trevor Hardwick
Program and Event Coordinator, Jewish Studies, CAAPP, and Film and Media Studies
Lorri Keeling-Oliver
Academic Coordinator
Jason Kumpel
Financial Manager - College of General Studies
Stephen Lander
Payroll Coordinator, Religious Studies and Humanities Center
Allison Thompson
Administrator, Departments of Linguistics and Religious Studies/Jewish Studies

Affiliated Faculty

Joseph S. Alter
Professor of Cultural Anthropology
Elizabeth Archibald
Lecturer in History
Mohammed A. Bamyeh
Professor of Sociology and Religious Studies (Secondary Appointment)
Joel Brady
Program Coordinator, Center for Teaching and Learning
Nancy Condee
Professor of Slavic Language and Literatures and Film Studies
Nicole Constable
Professor and Chair of Anthropology
Yolanda Covington-Ward
Associate Professor and Chair of Africana Studies
Margarita Delgado Creamer
Research Associate, Asian Studies Center
David Givens
Instructor, Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Graduate School of Public Health
Robert Hayden
Professor of Anthropology
Christina Hoenig
Associate Professor of Classics
Patrick Hughes
Assistant Director, National Consortium for Teaching about Asia, Asian Studies Center
Hannah Johnson
Associate Professor of English
Christopher Lemery
Liaison Librarian – Religious Studies, University Library System
Irina Livezeanu
Associate Professor of History and Director of Jewish Studies
Ryan McDermott
Associate Professor of English
Soorakkulame Pemarathana
Post-Doctoral Fellow, University of Pennsylvania
James Pickett
Assistant Professor of History
Lara Putnam
UCIS Research Professor of History
Marcus Rediker
Distinguished Professor of History
Andrew J. Strathern
Mellon Professor of Cultural Anthropology
Jennifer Waldron
Associate Professor of English
Jonathan Weinkle, MD, FAAP, FACP
Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Medicine
Ronald J. Zboray
Professor of Communication

Adjunct Faculty

Tucker S. Ferda
Assistant Professor, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary
Ben Schachter
Adjunct Professor of Religious Studies, 2020-2021
Donald Sutton
Professor Emeritus of History, Carnegie Mellon University

Emeritus and Retirees

Milica Bakić-Hayden
Lecturer Emeritus
H. David Brumble
Professor Emeritus of English
Fred W. Clothey
Professor Emeritus
Rebecca Denova
Senior Lecturer Emeritus
Tony Edwards
Associate Professor Emeritus
Bernard R. Goldstein
University Professor Emeritus
Maureen M. Henderson
Administrative Officer Emeritus
Alexander Orbach
Associate Professor Emeritus

In Memoriam

Linda Penkower
Associate Professor
Richard H. Wilmer, Jr.
Founding Chair