People

Faculty Board

William Egginton

William Egginton

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

PhD, Stanford University

Gilman 470
410-516-7510
egginton@jhu.edu

Research Interests: Spanish and Latin American Literatures, comparative European literature and thought

Virginia Jewiss

Virginia Jewiss

Associate Director, Alexander Grass Humanities Institute; Teaching Professor

PhD, Yale University

Gilman 330D
646-549-0812
vjewiss1@jhu.edu

Research Interests: Italian literature and cinema, translation, monuments and memorials

Sean Carroll

Sean Carroll

Homewood Professor of Natural Philosophy, Department of Philosophy; Faculty, Department of Physics & Astronomy

seancarroll@jhu.edu
Danielle Evans

Danielle Evans

Assistant Professor, Writing Seminars

Gilman 38G
410-516-0434
devans63@jhu.edu

Research Interests: Creative Writing, The Short Story, African-American Literature, and Contemporary Literature

Yi-Ping Ong

Yi-Ping Ong

Associate Professor and Director of the Undergraduate Honors Program

Gilman 218
410-516-6500
yi-ping.ong@jhu.edu
Nandini Pandey

Nandini Pandey

Associate Research Professor

PhD, University of California, Berkeley

Gilman 112
410-516-0598
npandey3@jh.edu

Research Interests: Latin literature; Roman history, politics, and visual culture; race, identity, and diversity; classical reception (especially across ages, media, and cultures); public humanities

Joseph Plaster

Joseph Plaster

Director, Winston Tabb Special Collections Research Center

Milton S. Eisenhower Library
jplaste1@jhu.edu

Research Interests: Queer & trans U.S. history, public humanities, oral history, performance studies

Affiliated Faculty

Thomas Lippincott

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

Staff

Shira Dingle

Shira Dingle

Sr. Administrative Coordinator

Wyman N600 / Mergenthaler 429
tdingle2@jhu.edu
Sarah Ross

Sarah Ross

AGHI Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, Johns Hopkins University

sross30@jhu.edu

Research Interests: Nineteenth-century literature and culture; history and theories of the novel; critical theory; gender; race and postcolonialism; labor history and theory; public humanities