Program Alumni

Ph.D. Position   Employer

2020

Annu Dahiya      
Michael Gaffney      
Shannan Hayes      
Renee Ragin Post-Doc   University of Michigan, Comparative Literature
Cole Rizki Assistant Professor   University of Virginia, Spanish and Portuguese
Yair Rubinstein      

2019

Jacob Soule Post-Doc Teaching Fellow   Auburn University, English
Corinne Blalock Post-Doc   Yale Law School, Executive Director, Law and Political Economy Project
Bennett Dempsey Carpenter     Organizer, Durham For All, Durham NC
Chase Paulina Gregory Assistant Professor   Bucknell University, English
Nicholas Alan Huber Postdoc   University of Copenhagen
Jessica Estlund Issacharoff Postdoc, Law and Society   Newcomb College Institute, Tulane University
Laura Jaramillo     Curriculum Developer, MetaMetrics, Durham, NC
Michael Gabryel Swacha Lecturer   University of Maine, English

2018

Jui-An Chou Post-doc   International Center for Cultural Studies, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Rachel Greenspan Lecturer   Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts, New School, NYC
Carolyn Laubender Lecturer   Essex University, Psychosocial and Psychoanalytic Studies
Navid Naderi      
David Rambo      
John Stadler      
Michael Swacha      
Ryan Vu Curriculum Developer   Metametrics, Durham, NC
Karim Wissa      
       

2017

Abhishek Bose-Kolanu     Facebook
Amalle Dublon Lecturer   Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts, New School, NYC
Amanda Gould Co-Director, Stories+, John Hope Franklin Humanities Inst.   Duke University
Lisa Klarr Visiting Assistant Professor   Wake Forest University (English)
Navid Naderi Teacher   (private school) Iran
Sophie Smith Activist   No More Deaths, Arizona
Virginia Tuma Teacher   Kent Denver School, CO, World Languages
Serhat Uyurkulak

 Lecturer

  Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey, Humanities

2016

K.B. Burnside Educator, Research and Education Department   Nurses United
Katherine Costello      

2015

Melody Jue Assistant Professor   University of California, Santa Barbara (English)

2014

Leah Allen Assistant Professor   Grinnell College (Gender, Women's & Sexuality Studies)
Zachary Blas Lecturer   Goldsmith's University of London (Visual Cultures)
Abigail Langston Public Fellow   American Council of Learned Societies
Clarissa Ai Ling Lee Postdoctoral Associate   National University of Malaysia, Bangi
China Medel Assistant Professor   University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill , (Communication)

2013

Elisabeth Bell Adjunct Professor   Early College of Arvada
Rizvana Bradley Assistant Professor   Yale University (African American Studies)

2012

Gerard Canavan Assistant Professor   Marquette University (English)
Beatriz Llenin-Figueroa Assistant Professor   University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez (Humanities)
Abraham Graham Assistant Professor   University of Amsterdam (Film Studies)
KaMan Calvin Hui Assistant Professor   William and Mary (Chinese Studies)
Allen Riddell Postdoctoral Fellow   Dartmouth, Neukom Institute
Sara Appel      

2011

Justin Izzo Assistant Professor   Brown University (French Studies)

2010

Luka Arsenjuk Associate Professor   University of Maryland (Languages, Literatures & Cultures)
Bulent Eken Lecturer   Kadir Has University (Communication Design)
Hongsheng Jiang Associate Professor   Peking University (Chinese)
Michelle Koerner Lecturer   University of California Berkeley (French)
Kinohi Nishikawa Assistant Professor   Princeton University (English)
Firat Oruc Assistant Professor   Georgetown University (English)
Jennifer Rhee Assistant Professor   Virginia Commonwealth University (English)
Shilyh Warren Assistant Professor   University of Texas Dallas (Film Studies)
Corina Stan Assistant Professor   Duke University (English)

2009

Nicholas Baumbach Assistant Professor   Columbia University (Film Studies)
Russell Leo Assistant Professor   Princeton University (English)
Alvaro Reyes Assistant Professor   University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill (Geography)
Alexander Ruch Postdoctoral Associate   Tulane University

2008

Courtney Baker Associate Professor   Connecticut College (English)
Heather Pilatic Strategic Communications    Pesticide Action Network North America
Teresa Shewry Associate Professor   University of California Santa Barbara (English)

2007

Kristin Bergen Assistant Professor   Howard University (English)
Magdalena Ostas Assistant Professor   Boston University (English)
Rachel Price Associate Professor   Princeton University (Spanish and Portuguese)
Juan Carlos Rodriguez Associate Professor   Georgia Tech (Spanish)
Abigail Salerno Adjunct Instructor   Southern Connecticut State University (English)

2006

Arnal Dayaratna Management Consulting
Mike Ennis Lecturing Fellow   Duke University Thompson Writing Program
Erica Edwards Associate Professor   University of California Riverside (English
Nayeli Garci-Crespo Technical Writer   VivaHub, Sound Pure LLC
Jini Watson Associate Professor   New York University (English)
Matt Wilkins Assistant Professor   University of Notre Dame (English)

2005

Jack Draper Associate Professor   University of Missouri (Romance Languages and Literature)
Li-Li Hsieh Associate Professor   National Central University, Taiwan (English)
Julie Kim Associate Professor   Fordham University (English)
Mendi Obadike Associate Professor   Pratt (Humanities and Media Studies)
Alanna Thain Associate Professor   McGill University (English and Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies)
Pavla Vesela Senior Lecturer   Charles University, Czech Republic (Anglophone Literatures and Cultures)

2004

Amy Carroll Assistant Professor, Literary Studies   The New School
Aisha Karim Associate Professor   Saint Xavier University (English and Foreign Languages)
Desiree Martin Associate Professor   University of California Davis (English)
David Woodard Policy Analyst   Ontario Ministry of Social Services

2003

Kristen Barnes Professor, Law   Syracuse University
Jon Beasley-Murray Associate Professor   University of British Columbia (French, Hispanic & Italian Studies)
Jessica Blaustein Co-Founder, StudioOSS Collective   Singapore and NYC
Fabio Durao Professor   Universidade Estadual de Campinas (Modernist Literature)
Elizabeth LaMaccia Attorney   Ransmeier & Spellman P.C. Attorneys at Law
Yiman Wang Associate Professor   University of California Santa Cruz (Film & Digital Media)
Min Wu Professor   University of Wisconsin Oshkosh (English)

2002

Jason Middleton Associate Professor   University of Rochester (Visual & Cultural Studies)
Danapalan Pillay Policy Advisor   British Government (Culture, Media and Sports)
Ilka Saal Professor   Universitat Erfurt (American Literature)
Megan Sweeney Associate Professor   University of Michigan (English Language & Literature)

2001

Teresa Chung Assistant Professor   Harper College (English)
David Freeman Research Director   Common Sense Foundation
Amy Frykholm Associate Editor   The Christian Century
Alexander Galloway Professor   New York University (Media, Culture and Communication)
Alejandro Manara Professor   Universidad de Belgrano
Norbert Schurer Professor   California State University Long Beach (English)
Christian Thorne Associate Professor   Williams College (English)

2000

Roger Bebe Associate Professor   Ohio State University (Art)
Susan Brook Associate Professor   Simon Fraser University
Ulrik Ekman Associate Professor   University of Copenhagen (Arts and Cultural Studies)
Natania Meeker Associate Professor   University of Southern California (French and Comparative Literature)
James Penney Assistant Professor   Trent University (Cultural Studies) 
Vivasvan Soni Associate Professor   Northwestern University (English)
Christina Tourino Associate Professor   Saint John’s University (English)

1999

Nicholas Brown Associate Professor   University of Illinois at Chicago (African American Studies & English)
Jennifer Doyle Professor   University of California, Riverside (English)
Ted Friedman Associate Professor   Georgia State University (Communications)
Gregory Hampton Associate Professor   Howard University (English)
Svetlana Mintcheva Programs Director   National Coalition Against Censorship
John Murnigham Assistant Professor   University of the Arts (Communications)
Lily Phillipis Assistant Professor   John Carroll University (English)
Gillian Silverman Associate Professor   University of Colorado at Denver (English)
Lucia Suarez Associate Professor   Amherst College (European Studies, Spanish)

1998

Alden Bumstead Communications Director   Cure Alliance for Mental Illness
Maude Hines Associate Professor   Portland State University (English) 
Zilkia Janer Professor   Hofstra University (Global Studies and Geography) 
Matthew Lazen Director of Studies   Butler College
Jennifer Parchesky Professor   Arizona State University (English) 
Imre Szeman Research Chair   University of Alberta (English & Film Studies)
Johannes Von Moltke Professor   University of Michigan (German)

1997

Sara Danius Professor   Södertörn University (Literature and Aesthetics)
Marcus Embry Professor/Chair   University of Northern Colorado (English) 
Christopher Harlos Assistant Professor   North Carolina State University (Communications) 
Daniel Itzhovitz Professor   Stonehill College (English)
Stefan Jonsson Professor   Linköping University (Social and Welfare Studies)
Joseph Karaganis Vice President   The American Assembly, Columbia University
Eleanor Kaufman Professor   University of California Los Angeles (Comparative Literature)
Erin Smith Associate Professor   University of Texas at Dallas (American Studies) 

1996

Chris Cunningham Assistant Headmaster/Dean of Faculty   The Lawrenceville School
Jonathan Flatley Associate Professor   Wayne State University (English)
Rosanne Kennedy Associate Professor   Australian National University (Gender, Sex & Culture) 
David Moore Associate Professor   Macalester College (International Studies & English)
Neferti Tadiar Professor   Banard College (Gender and Sexuality Studies)

1995

Elise-Noel McMahon Freelance Writer
José Esteban Muñoz Professor   New York University (Performance Studies) 
Faith Smith Associate Professor   Brandeis University (Afro-American Studies and English) 
Robert Talbot Adjunct Faculty   University of Massachusetts Lowell (English)
Silvia Tandeciarz Associate Professor   William and Mary (Hispanic Studies)
Xu-Dong Zhang Professor   New York University (East Asian Studies & Comparative Lit)

1994

Jonathan Beller Professor   Pratt Institute (Media Studies)
Cesare Casarino Professor   University of Minnesota (Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature)
Samira Kawash Professor Emerita   Rutgers University (Women’s and Gender Studies)
Christopher Pavsek Associate Professor   Simon Fraser University (Film) 
Sara Poor Associate Professor   Princeton University (German)
Robert Seguin Assistant Professor   Hartwick College (English)

1993

Lloyd Davies Professor   Western Kentucky University (English)
Saree Makdisi Professor   University of California Los Angeles (English)
Yael Schlick Professor   Queens University (English Language and Literature) 
Michael Speaks Professor/Dean   Syracuse University, School of Architecture 
Phillip Wegner Professor   University of Florida (English)
Jane Winston Assoiate Professor   Northwestern University (French and Gender Studies)

1992

Deborah Chay Director    Schaffer and Combs, LLC 
Susan Hegeman Professor   University of Florida (English) 
Thomas Scanlan Associate Professor   Ohio University (English)
Barbara Will Professor   Dartmouth (English)

1991

Santiago Colas Associate Professor   University of Michigan (Arts and Ideas in the Humanities)
Richard Dienst Associate Professor   Rutgers University (English)
Jamie Hysjulien Teacher   Carolina Friends School (Language Arts and Social Studies)
Henry Schwarz Professor   Georgetown University (English)
Xiaobing Tang Professor   University of Michigan (Modern Chinese Studies and Comparative Lit)
Naomi Wood Professor   Kansas State University (English) 

1990

Barbara Ching Professor   Iowa State University (English)
Matthew Hearn Professor   David Lipscomb University (English)