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Research & Scholarship Interests

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All faculty are active scholars and many have achieved national or international recognition through, for example, Fulbright or National Endowment for the Humanities appointments and grants. At the same time, students consistently praise the effectiveness of our professors' teaching.

Areas of current faculty research

  • Environmental Ethics and Policy
  • Women in American History
  • Modern American Literature
  • Professional Ethics
  • Ancient Near Eastern Warfare
  • Creative Writing
  • Nazi Germany
  • Shakespeare
  • Drugs and Drug Use
  • Roots of Environmentalism
  • International Development
  • Race and Ethnicity