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Faculty & Staff

Program Coordinator and Staff

Lee Smithey

Professor of Sociology

Peace & Conflict Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-2064
  2. Kohlberg 241
picture of Lee Smithey

Molly Lawrence

Administrative Assistant

Interdisciplinary Programs Office

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7750
  2. Trotter Hall 107
Molly Lawrence

Bertha Saldierna

Administrative Assistant

Interdisciplinary Programs Office

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7674
  2. Trotter Hall 107

Program Committee

Sa'ed Atshan

Coordinator, Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program

Assistant Professor

Peace & Conflict Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-3979
  2. Trotter Hall 106
Sa'ed Atshan

Nanci Buiza

Associate Professor

Coordinator for Latin American and Latino Studies Program

Peace & Conflict Studies

Department of Spanish

(Professor Buiza is on leave from the Department of Spanish, 2020-2021.)

Contact

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

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

Nanci Buiza

Wendy Chmielewski

Curator of Swarthmore Peace Collection

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8557
  2. Peace Collection
Wendy Chmielewski

Denise Crossan

Lang Visiting Professor

Lang Center for Civic & Social Responsibility

Peace & Conflict Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6165
  2. Lang Center 117
Denise Crossan

Amy Kapit

Visit Asst Prof- Peace, Confl

Peace & Conflict Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8240
  2. Parrish Hall W263
Amy Kapit

Emily Paddon Rhoads

Assistant Professor of Political Science

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8689
  2. Trotter 305
Emily Paddon Rhoads

Sangina Patnaik

Assistant 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

Professor of Religion

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

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8691
  2. Pearson 215
Professor Ellen Ross photo

Lee Smithey

Professor of Sociology

Peace & Conflict Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-2064
  2. Kohlberg 241
picture of Lee Smithey

Krista Thomason

Associate Professor of Philosophy

On Leave Spring 2021

Contact

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

    Fall 2020 -  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

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8097
  2. Trotter 304

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 (On Leave Spring 2021)

Psychology and Peace & Conflict Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-6861
  2. Office: Whittier Hall 218
  3. Lab: Whittier Hall 209S

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

Office Hours: By email appointment.

Andrew H. Ward