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Faculty & Staff

Program Coordinator and Staff

Lee Smithey

Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies and Sociology

Peace & Conflict Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-2064
  2. Kohlberg 241
  3. Office Hours:

    Pronouns: he/him

     

    Tuesdays, 3- 4:30pm ET
    Fridays, 10- 11:30am ET
    Please make an appointment.

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Cheryl Sharp

Administrative Coordinator

Interdisciplinary Programs Office

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7750
  2. Trotter Hall 107
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Debbie Sloman

Administrative Assistant in Classics, Interdisciplinary Programs

Classics

Interdisciplinary Programs

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8165
  2. Trotter Hall 110 Classics
  3. Trotter Hall 107 Interdisciplinary Programs
Debbie Sloman

Program Committee

Nanci Buiza

Associate Professor of Spanish and Department Chair

Peace & Conflict Studies

Latin American & Latino Studies

Department of Spanish

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8163
  2. Kohlberg 339
  3. Office Hours:

    Wed: 1:30-3:30 pm and by appointment

    Please make an appointment for office hours to avoid waiting a long time:  www.swarthmore.edu/officehours

Interests: Latin American literature, Central American and Mexican cultural studies, U.S. Latino/a studies, and diasporic and transnational community formations.

Nanci Buiza

Denise Crossan

Director of Community and Strategic Initiatives

Director of Social Innovation Lab

President's Office

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6165
  2. Parrish E260
Denise Crossan

Amy Kapit

Visiting Assistant Professor

Peace & Conflict Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8240
  2. Trotter Hall 106
Amy Kapit

Emily Paddon Rhoads

Associate Professor of Political Science

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8689
  2. Trotter 305
  3. Office Hours:

    Monday 4:30-5:30pm and Thursday 11:30-1pm

    Contact for remote appointment

     

Sangina Patnaik

Associate Professor

English Literature

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8150
  2. Lang Performing Arts Center 304
  3. Office Hours:

    Tue 11:15-1:15

Ellen Ross

Howard M. and Charles F. Jenkins Professor of Quakerism and Peace Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8691
  2. Pearson 215
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Lee Smithey

Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies and Sociology

Peace & Conflict Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-2064
  2. Kohlberg 241
  3. Office Hours:

    Pronouns: he/him

     

    Tuesdays, 3- 4:30pm ET
    Fridays, 10- 11:30am ET
    Please make an appointment.

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Krista Thomason

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Acting Department Chair

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8429
  2. Beardsley 209
  3. Office Hours:

    F'22 - and by appointment

Interests: Ethics, Moral Psychology, Kant's Moral Theory, Social/Political Philosophy
Ph.D., Univeristy of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

Dominic Tierney

Professor of Political Science

Department Chair

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8097
  2. Trotter 318
  3. Office Hours:

    Tuesday and Thursday 2:45-3:45pm

    Contact for remote appointment

Dominic Tierney is a professor of political science, a senior fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, and an official correspondent at The Atlantic.

Dominic Tierney

Andrew Ward

William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Psychology

Psychology and Peace & Conflict Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-6861
  2. Office: Singer Hall 207
  3. Lab: Singer 250

Interests: Social psychology: self-control of emotions, thoughts, and behaviors; bargaining and negotiation; social perception.

Office Hours: By email appointment

Andrew H. Ward