American studies faculty specialize in a range of subjects and methodologies, including literature, anthropology, history, art history, and communication studies.

The American studies curriculum is further enriched by cross-listing courses with other departments, including religion, history, film and media culture, and English and American literatures.

Faculty

Holly Allen

Associate Professor of American Studies

Office:
Axinn Center 245
Office Hours:
Fall 2022: M 10:00-11:45; W 1:35-2:35 or by appointment

Susan Burch

Professor of American Studies

Office:
Axinn Center 249
Office Hours:
Spring 2023: (Zoom) Mondays, 4-5PM ET; Tuesdays 9-10:00AM ET; Wednesdays, 9:30-10:30AM ET, and by appointment. Please sign up for appointments: https://tinyurl.com/DrBSpring2023

Deb Evans

Associate Professor of American Studies

Office:
Axinn Center 247
Office Hours:
Fall 2022: Thursday 11:00 AM-1:00 PM and by appointment

Ellery Foutch

Associate Professor of American Studies

Office:
Axinn Center 251
Office Hours:
Fall 2022: On Zoom,Tuesdays, 2-3:30, Wednesdays, 10:30 am - noon, and by appointment

Rachael Joo

Associate Professor of American Studies

Office:
Axinn Center 248
Office Hours:
Winter Term 2023: Mondays 7:00 - 9:00 PM, Wednesdays 1:00 - 2:30 PM, online only. www.calendly.com/rjoo

Karl Lindholm

Emeritus Dean of Advising, Assistant Professor of American Studies

Office:
Axinn Center
Office Hours:
Please email to schedule an appointment

Roberto Lint Sagarena

Professor of American Studies; Director, Intercultural Programs

Office:
Carr Hall 203
Office Hours:
Fall 2022: In Carr 203- Monday and Friday afternoons by appointment.

Jason Mittell

he/him

Professor of Film & Media Culture

Office:
Axinn Center 208
Office Hours:
Fall 2022: Monday and Wednesday 11:00am-12:30pm and by appointment

William Nash

Professor of American Studies and English

Office:
Axinn Center 250
Office Hours:
Fall 2022: On Zoom until 09/21–contact me to schedule a time In person beginning 09/27 Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 1:30-2:45* By appointment *I may pivot to Zoom office hours again if necessary

Michael Newbury

Fletcher D. Proctor Professor of American History

Office:
Axinn Center 252
Office Hours:
Fall 2022: Tuesday 8-9:00 AM; Thurs 11-12:30 PM; and by appointment.

Tim Spears

College Professor

Office:
Axinn 202
Office Hours:
Fall 2022: In Axinn 202; Tuesday 1:00 to 3:00 PM, Thursday 3:00 to 5:00PM, and by appointment.

Kit Wilson

Julian W. Abernethy Professor Emeritus of Humanities

Office Hours:
Email for appointment

Academic Coordinator

Judy Mayer

Academic Coordinator: History, American Studies, First Year Seminar

Office:
Axinn Center 338
Office Hours:
Fall 2022: In Office Tues/Thurs/Fri (7:30 AM-3:30 PM) Remote Mon/Wed