People

  • Faculty Board

  • William Egginton

    Director, The Alexander Grass Humanities Institute
    Decker Professor in the Humanities

    PhD, Stanford University
    • 410-516-7510
    • egginton@jhu.edu
    • Gilman 470
    • Research Interests: Spanish and Latin American Literatures, comparative European literature and thought
  • Shane Butler

    Nancy H. and Robert E. Hall Professor in the Humanities Professor of Classics Director, Classics Research Lab

    PhD, Columbia University
    • 410-516-3835
    • shane.butler@jhu.edu
    • Research Interests: Latin Literature (Ancient, Medieval, Renaissance), media history and theory, classical reception
  • Christopher Cannon

    Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of English and Classics Chair of Classics Vice Dean for Humanities and Social Sciences, KSAS

    PhD, Harvard University
    • 410-516-7837
    • Christopher.Cannon@jhu.edu
    • Gilman 36
    • Research Interests: Medieval Latin, grammar and grammar school learning; problems of literary history; language and theories of language
  • N. D. B. Connolly

    Herbert Baxter Adams Associate Professor of History

    PhD, University of Michigan
    • 410-516-7983
    • nconnol2@jhu.edu
    • Research Interests: Twentieth-century America; racism; capitalism; urban and suburban history, African diaspora
  • Jennifer Culbert

    Associate Professor, Political Science

    PhD, University of California, Berkeley
  • Paul A. Delnero

    Associate Professor of Assyriology Director of Undergraduate Studies

    PhD, University of Pennsylvania
  • Danielle Evans

    Assistant Professor, Writing Seminars

    • 410-516-0434
    • devans63@jhu.edu
    • Gilman 38G
    • Research Interests: Creative Writing, The Short Story, African-American Literature, and Contemporary Literature
  • Yulia Frumer

    Bo Jung and Soon Young Kim Professorship of East Asian Science, Associate Professor

    PhD, Princeton University
    • 410-516-7507
    • yfrumer@jhu.edu
    • Research Interests: Science and technology in East Asia, especially Japan; science and technology transfer; scientific translation; measurement instruments; humanoid robotics; science fiction.
  • Jeremy Greene

    William H. Welch Professor of Medicine and History of Medicine; Director, Institute of the History of Medicine; Director, Center for Medical Humanities & Social Medicine

    • 410-955-4899
    • greene@jhmi.edu
    • Research Interests: History of modern medicine; history of technology; history of disease; history of therapeutics; media history; global health; medical anthropology
  • Jeanne-Marie Jackson

    Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies

    • 410-516-5845
    • jjacks98@jhu.edu
    • Gilman 30A
    • Research Interests: Theory of the novel, literature and philosophy, sub-Saharan African literature, Russian realism, global regionalisms
  • Jennifer Kingsley

    Director and Senior Lecturer, Museums and Society

    PhD, Johns Hopkins University (History of Art)
  • Chris Lebron

    Associate Professor of Philosophy, Chair of the AAP Master of Liberal Arts Program

    PhD, MIT
    • clebron2@jhu.edu
    • Gilman 290
    • Research Interests: Political philosophy; social theory; the philosophy of race; and democratic ethics
  • Mitchell Merback

    Arnell and Everett Land Professor (On Leave- Fall 2020-Spring 2021)

    PhD, University of Chicago
  • Yi-Ping Ong

    Associate Professor and Director of the Undergraduate Honors Program

  • Anand Pandian

    Professor and Chair in Anthropology

    • 410-516-7267
    • pandian@jhu.edu
    • Mergenthaler 454
    • Research Interests: Ecological and philosophical anthropology; sensory ethnography and experimental writing; posthumanist and postcolonial criticism; environmental ethics; anthropological method; India, America, Earth
  • Elizabeth Patton

    Senior Lecturer, Alexander Grass Humanities Institute

    • 603-321-9692
    • epatton@jhu.edu
    • Mergenthaler 427
    • Research Interests:  English and Comparative Literature
  • Andrew Perrin

    Professor of Sociology

    PhD, University of California, Berkeley
    • aperrin@jhu.edu
    • Mergenthaler 556
    • Research Interests: Cultural & Political Sociology
  • Joseph Plaster

    Director, Winston Tabb Special Collections Research Center

    • jplaste1@jhu.edu
    • Milton S. Eisenhower Library
    • Research Interests: Queer & trans U.S. history, public humanities, oral history, performance studies
  • Staff

  • Shira Dingle

    Shira Dingle

    Administrative Coordinator

  • Affiliated Faculty

  • Thomas Lippincott

    Assistant Research Professor, Computer Science and Director of Digital Humanities

    PhD, Cambridge University
    • tom@cs.jhu.edu
    • Research Interests: computational linguistics, machine learning for traditional scholarship, digital humanities, philosophy of language
  • Natalie Strobach

    Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Research, Assistant Research Professor at the Alexander Grass Humanities Institute

    PhD, Comparative Literature, University of California Davis