People in the Humanities Council

Chairs and Division Representatives

The Council includes department chairs in the humanities, along with divisional representatives from social sciences, natural sciences, and engineering.

Nathan Arrington

Acting Chair, Department of Art and Archaeology; Professor of Art and Archaeology; Director, Program in Archaeology

Wendy Laura Belcher

Acting Chair, Department of Comparative Literature; Professor of Comparative Literature and African American Studies

Göran Blix

Chair, Department of French and Italian; Professor of French and Italian

Angela N. H. Creager

Chair, Department of History; Thomas M. Siebel Professor in the History of Science, Professor of History

Devin Fore

Chair, Department of German; Chair, Committee for Film Studies; Professor of German; Co-Director, Program in Media and Modernity

Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi

Chair, Department of Near Eastern Studies; Professor of Near Eastern Studies; Director, Sharmin and Bijan Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Iran and Persian Gulf Studies

Simon Gikandi

Chair, Department of English; Class of 1943 University Professor of English

Andrea Goldsmith

Dean of Engineering and Applied Science; Arthur LeGrand Doty Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Barbara Graziosi

Chair, Department of Classics; Ewing Professor of Greek Language and Literature; Professor of Classics

Judith Hamera

Chair of the Lewis Center for the Arts; Professor of Dance

Tera W. Hunter

Chair, Department of African American Studies; Edwards Professor of American History; Professor of History and African American Studies

Christina Lee

Acting Chair, Department of Spanish and Portuguese; Professor of Spanish and Portuguese

Anna M. Shields

Chair, Department of East Asian Studies; Gordon Wu '58 Professor of Chinese Studies; Professor of East Asian Studies

Michael Wachtel

Acting Chair, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures; Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures

Judith Weisenfeld

Chair, Department of Religion; Agate Brown and George L. Collord Professor of Religion

Deborah J. Yashar

Donald E. Stokes Professor of Public and International Affairs; Professor of Politics and International Affairs; Director, Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies

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