Medieval & Early Modern Studies Faculty
Assistant Professor of History
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. and M.Phil., Yale University; B.A., Carleton College.
Associate Professor of French
Teaches the courses Medieval French Literature and The French Renaissance: Sixteenth Century Literature. Ph.D., University of Wisconsin; M.A. and B.A., University of Iowa.
Professor of Classical Studies
Teaches a course on Medieval Latin and Renaissance women writers. Ph.D. and M.A., The Ohio State University; B.A., Xavier University.
Associate Professor of Religion
Teaches courses involving the Protestant Revolution and systematic and comparative theology. Ph.D., Boston College; M.A., Episcopal Divinity School; B.A., Grinnell College.
Associate Professor of Art History
Teaches courses on gender studies and the art and architecture of early modern Europe. Ph.D. and M.A., University of Iowa; B.A., University of Virginia.
Associate Professor of English
Teaches courses on Shakespeare, medieval and early modern literature of England, and early modern cultural studies. Ph.D., University of Iowa; Specialist (combined B.A. and M.A. degree), Sofia University, Bulgaria.
Associate Professor of Music
Teaches about Gregorian chant and early music. Ph.D. in musicology, University of Iowa; M.M. in musicology, Northwestern University; B.M. in flute performance, University of Iowa.
Professor of Spanish Emerita
Ph.D. and M.A. in Spanish, University of Arizona, A.B. in Religion, Duke University.