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    Michelle Herder

    Associate Professor of History

    Serves as advisor to the Medieval & Early Modern Studies program; also teaches a range of courses focusing on Europe from 800-1700, including the topics courses Women in Medieval Europe and Persecution, Tolerance, and Violence. Ph.D., history, Yale University.

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    Devan Baty

    Professor of French

    Teaches courses in medieval and Renaissance French literature. Ph.D., French, University of Wisconsin.

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    John Gruber-Miller

    Professor of Classical Studies

    Teaches a course on Medieval Latin and Renaissance women writers. Ph.D., classics, The Ohio State University.

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    Alyssa Selmer

    Assistant Professor of Spanish

    Teaches courses including Golden Age Spanish Literature. Ph.D., Hispanic literatures and linguistics, University of Minnesota.

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    James Martin

    Professor of Music

    Teaches the history of opera. D.M., piano performance, Northwestern University.

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    Christina Penn-Goetsch

    Professor of Art History

    Teaches courses on gender studies and the art and architecture of early modern Europe. Ph.D., art history, University of Iowa.

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    Katy Stavreva

    Professor of English

    Teaches courses on Shakespeare, Dante, medieval and early modern literature of England, and early modern cultural studies. Ph.D., English, University of Iowa.

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    Jama Stilwell

    Professor of Music

    Teaches about Gregorian chant and early music. Ph.D., musicology, University of Iowa.

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  • Carol Lacy-Salazar

    Professor of Spanish Emerita

    Ph.D. and M.A. in Spanish, University of Arizona, A.B. in Religion, Duke University.