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Emily Bruce

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
B.A., Williams College

Expertise

Modern Europe
History of Childhood
Social and Cultural History
Gender Studies
History of Education
Emily Bruce
Campus Location: 

Camden 118

Phone: 
+1 320 589 6188

Sarah Buchanan

Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Awards

  • Alumni Association Teaching Award
  • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

Expertise

Francophone Studies
West African Cinema and Literature
Maghrebian Cinema and Literature
Caribbean Literature
French Cinema
Sarah Buchanan
Campus Location: 

Camden 210

Phone: 
+1 3205896289

Julia Dabbs

Associate Professor
Sabbatical 2020-21
Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park
M.A., University of Maryland, College Park
A.M.L.S., University of Michigan
B.A., University of Michigan

Awards

Horace T. Morse - Univ. of Minnesota Alumni Association Award for Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Education

Expertise

Women Artists of the Early Modern Period (1500–1800)
17th C. French Sculpture and Art Theory
Julia Dabbs
Campus Location: 

HFA 5

Phone: 
+1 3205896232

Jennifer Kolpacoff Deane

Professor of History
Chair of the Social Science Division
Director, McNair Scholars Program (TRIO)
Ph.D., Northwestern University
B.A., University of Washington

Awards

  • Alumni Association Teaching Award
  • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

Expertise

Medieval History
Early Modern Europe
Religious and Cultural History
Gender Studies
Jennifer Deane
Campus Location: 

Camden 109B

Phone: 
+1 3205896197

Bradley Deane

Professor
English Discipline Coordinator
Ph.D., Northwestern University
B.A., University of Michigan

Awards

  • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award
  • Alumni Association Teaching Award

Expertise

British Literature and Culture of the Long Nineteenth Century
Literature of Imperialism, Colonialism, and Nationalism
Victorian Gender and Sexuality
History of the Novel, Publishing, and Authorship
Materialist, Historicist, and Post-colonial Literary Theory
Cultural Studies and Popular Culture
Bradley Deane
Campus Location: 

Camden 211

Phone: 
+1 3205896292

Julie Eckerle

Professor
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
M.A., University of Kentucky

Awards

  • UMM Faculty Distinguished Research Award

Expertise

Early Modern British Literature
Women’s Writing and Representations of Gender in Literature
Early Modern Life Writing
Early Irish Literature
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Campus Location: 

Humanities 210

Phone: 
+1 3205896262

Angela Hume

Assistant Professor
Ph.D, University of California, Davis
M.F.A., St. Mary's College of California

Expertise

20th and 21st Century American Literature
Creative Writing
Critical Race Theory
Environmental Humanities
Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies
Literature and the Environment
Poetry/Poetics
Angela Hume
Campus Location: 
Phone: 
+1 320 589 6250

Elliot James

Assistant Professor
2019 Fall Semester Leave
Ph.D, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
B.A., Carleton College

Expertise

African History
Southern Africa
History of Technology
Gender and Sexuality
Postcolonial Studies
Public History
Elliot James
Campus Location: 

Camden 116

Phone: 
+1 320 589 6181

Michael Lackey

Professor
Distinguished McKnight University Professor
Ph.D., University of Kentucky

Awards

  • Distinguished McKnight University Professorship
  • UMM Faculty Distinguished Research Award

Expertise

20th- and 21st-century intellectual, political, and literary history
Biographical fiction
Social justice literature
Michael Lackey
Campus Location: 

Humanities 212

Phone: 
+1 3205896263

Brook Miller

Professor
Ph.D., Indiana University

Expertise

Modern and Contemporary British Literature
Critical Theory
Transnational and Global Approaches to Literature
Cognitive Approaches to Literature
Brook Miller
Campus Location: 
Phone: 
+1 3205856258

Cristina Ortiz

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Iowa
M.A., University of Iowa
B.A., Central College

Expertise

Latina/o experiences in the U.S.
Rural life and communities in the U.S. Midwest
Immigration, Transnationalism, Globalization
Race/ethnicity, gender/sexuality, and religion as components of identity
Cristina Ortiz
Campus Location: 

Imholte 205

Phone: 
+1 3205896194

Michelle Page

Division of Education Chair
Professor
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
M.S., University of Wisconsin
B.A., Concordia College

Awards

  • Alumni Association Teaching Award
  • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award
  • John Tate Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising 

Expertise

Multicultural and Social Justice Education
Literacy Education in the Content Areas
Michelle Page
Campus Location: 
Phone: 
+1 3205896405

Jennifer Rothchild

Professor
Coordinator of the Gender, Women, & Sexuality Studies (GWSS) Program
Ph.D., American University
M.A., Georgia State University
B.A., Miami University

Expertise

Gender and Development
Qualitative Methodology
Systems of Inequality
Childhood Studies
South Asian Studies
Jennifer Rothchild
Campus Location: 

Imholte 116E

Phone: 
+1 3205896279

Sara Seweid-DeAngelis

U of M Pre-Doctoral Fellow
Ph.D. Candidate, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
B.A., The City College of the City University of NY (CUNY)
Sara Seweid-DeAngelis
Campus Location: 

Imholte 1

Phone: 
+1 320 589 6211