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José del Valle
Professor, Ph.D. Program in Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages
José del Valle does interdisciplinary work in two closely related subfields in Hispanic linguistics: one,... Read more
Professor, Ph.D. Program in Urban Education
Jean Anyon is one of few scholars whose work investigates political economy and urban education. Her last book, Ghetto Schooling: A Political Economy of... Read more
Distinguished Professor, Ph.D. Program in Sociology
Mitchell Duneier earned his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. His first book, Slim's Table: Race, Respectability, and Masculinity, which was... Read more
Distinguished Professor, Ph.D. Program in Comparative Literature
André Aciman is a specialist in seventeenth-century French literature and modern European literature. His 1995... Read more
Professor, Ph.D. Program in Speech and Hearing Sciences
Glenis Long specializes in research on otoacoustic emissions or sounds generated by the human cochlea (inner ear). She is the director of... Read more
Distinguished Professor, Ph.D. Program in English
Robert Reid-Pharr brings an important perspective on African-American literature and queer theory to The Graduate Center. His first book,... Read more
Distinguished Professor, Ph.D. Program in Theatre, and Vera Mowry Roberts Chair in American Theatre
David Savran, one of the country's leading theatre scholars, has long been a student of... Read more
Distinguished Professor, Ph.D. Program in French
Domna Stanton is a renowned scholar of seventeenth-century and early-modern French studies with an influential feminist perspective. Her... Read more
Distinguished Professor, Ph.D. Program in Computer Science
Sergei Artemov is a noted specialist in mathematical logic and theoretical computer science. His areas of expertise are proof theory,... Read more
Distinguished Professor, Ph.D. Program in Anthropology
David Harvey, a leading theorist in the field of urban studies whom Library Journal called "one of the most influential geographers of... Read more