Humanities Faculty

The Program in Humanities is supported by full-time faculty housed in the School of the Humanities, affiliated interdisciplinary faculty in other University College schools, and qualified adjunct faculty.

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Francis Ingledew, Ph.D.
Washington University
Professor of English
Phone: (201) 692-2252
Interests: Medieval English and European literature, Caribbean literature, Global Literary Culture 
B.A., Grinnell College; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University - See more at:


Jason Scorza, Ph.D.
Princeton University
Vice Provost for Global Learning and Professor of Philosophy and Political Science 
Phone: (201) 692-2765
Interests: Political Philosophy, Ethics and Public Affairs, American Philosophy
Carrie Shanafelt, Ph.D.
City University of New York
M.A., B.A., Case Western Reserve University
Phone: (201) 692-2275
Interests: 18th century British and global literature; aesthetics; ethics; rhetoric; and sexuality
William G. Zimmerle, Ph.D.
Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania
M.Div. Harvard
Assistant Professor of Humanities
Phone: (201) 692-2282
Interests: religion and philosophy; morality and ethics; Christianity and Islam; Middle East studies; technology and globalization; anthropology and cultural heritage; museum studies; intellectual property
Affiliated Faculty

James Gifford, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English/Vancouver

Adjunct Faculty

David Epstein

Madera Edwards, Ph.D.

Paula Mayhew, Ph.D.

Lawrence Winters, Ph.D.