IAS Faculty Leadership

Please contact the IAS Faculty Leadership if you have any questions, concerns or ideas about the School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences:

Bruce Burgett, Dean, School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences
Deirdre Vinyard, Associate Dean for Curriculum Development and Innovation
Mira Shimabukuro, Associate Dean for Diversity and Equity

IAS Faculty

A full listing of IAS faculty, with quick contact info and links to individual faculty webpages is available here>>

IAS Staff

A full listing of IAS staff by unit, with a description of job roles and contact information is available here>>

Curricular Areas

To access the faculty listing for each degree program, click on the title or arrow next to each. Please contact the faculty coordinator for more information on these areas of study. 


American & Ethnic Studies

Berger, Kurashige (Faculty Co-coordinators), Aanerud, AliAtkinson, Banks, Bragin, Burgett, Caplow, Dana, FustéGoldstein, Gustafson, Harewood, Kim, Murr, Padilla, Pedersen, Quiray Tagle, Roberts, ShimabukuroSuganoWalsh, WangWatts
Research Librarian: Dani Rowland
American & Ethnic Studies Home Page

Community Psychology

Stewart and Udell (Faculty Coordinator), Brooks, Carlisle, Collins, Hartmann, Hillyard, Jung, Lanza, Lichty, McGuire, Silva
Research Librarian: Michael Mungin
Community Psychology Home Page

Culture, Literature & the Arts

Kurian (Faculty Coordinator), Borsuk, Burgett, Caplow, Carpenter, DeSmet, Dowling, FerreiraGoldsteinHeuvingHiebert, KellejianMartin, Milutis, PedersenSpeigler, VinyardWatts
Research Librarian: Leslie Hurst
Culture Literature and the Arts Home Page

Environmental Science

Lambert (Faculty Coordinator), Crandell, GoldGroom, HillyardLopez, Price, Romero, Shinneman, StokesTurnerValdez, Research Librarian: Rob Estes
Environmental Science Home Page

Environmental Studies

Groom (Faculty Coordinator), AtkinsonCarpenterCram, Crandell, Gardner, Gold, Jung, LambacherLambertLopez, Price, Rivera, Romero, Shinneman, Stokes, Turner, ValdezResearch Librarian: Rob Estes

>>Environmental Studies Home Page

Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies

Shayne (Faculty Coordinator), Aanerud, Ali, Berger, Berliner, Vicky Breckwich VasquezcárdenasDeSmetKellejian, Kurian, Lanza, Leissle, Lerum, Lichty, Murr, PadillaPedersen, Power-Sotomayor, Quiray Tagle, Redwood, Robert, Rosenberg, Wang
Research Librarian: Penelope Wood
Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies

Global Studies

Gardner (Faculty Coordinator), AliAnderson, BurgettS. Charusheela, Crane, Dana, Danby, DeSmet, FerreiraFusté,  GriffinGroom, Harewood, Jacoby, Kim, Kochis, Kurashige, Kurian, LambacherLeissle,  ShayneSuganoTang 
Research Librarian: Chelsea Nesvig
Global Studies Home Page

Individualized Study

Watts (Faculty Coordinator)
Individualized Studies Home Page

Interactive Media Design

Bodle and Kochanski (Faculty Co-coordinators), AvnisanBorsuk, Burgettcárdenas, HillyardMartin, Nash, Pace, Socha, Sung
Research Librarian: Nia Lam
Interactive Media Design Home Page

Interdisciplinary Arts

Hiebert (Faculty Coordinator), AliAvnisanBodle, Borsuk, Bragin, Caplow, CarpenterDeSmetDoyle, Hathaway, HeuvingHsu, Lambert, Martin, Milutis, NoahPace, Power-SotomayorSugano 
Research Librarian: Laura Dimmit
Interdisciplinary Arts Home Page

Law, Economics & Public Policy

Carlisle and Twinam (Faculty Coordinator), Berger,  S. Charusheela, D'Hondt, Danby, GriffinJacoby, Kim, Nitta, StreichlerVaughanWalshWangWest
Research Librarian: Chelsea Nesvig
Law, Economics and Public Policy Home Page

Mathematical Thinking & Visualization

Price (Faculty Coordinator), Bodle, DanbyGroom, Hillyard, JungLopez, Turner, Twinam 
Research Librarian: Alyssa Berger
Mathematical Thinking and Visualization Home Page

Media & Communication Studies

Gustafson (Faculty Coordinator), Allen, Berliner, Bodle, Brooks, FriedbergHarewood, Hsu, Krabill, Lerum, MartinMilutisShimabukuro, Spiegler, Sugano, TangToft, Tonacchio, Van Galen, Vaughan, Vinyard, Yum 
Research Librarian: Nia Lam
Media and Communication Studies Home Page

Science, Technology & Society

Cram (Faculty Coordinator), BerlinerS. Charusheela, CraneHarkewicz, Hartman, Hillyard, NixonPrice, Romero, Servetnick, ShinnemanTangWade, White 
Research Librarian: Rob Estes
Science, Technology and Society Home Page

Society, Ethics & Human Behavior

Anderson (Faculty Coordinator), CarpenterS. Charusheela, Collins, C., Crane, Dana, Danby, Lanza, Lerum, Lichty, NittaNixon, RedwoodSilva, StewartToft, UdellWest 
Research Librarian: Michael Mungin
Society, Ethics, and Human Behavior Home Page


Creative Writing & Poetics

Heuving (Academic Director), AvnisanBorsuk, Brown, Dowling, GluckHiebert, Milutis
Research Librarian: Laura Dimmit
Creative Writing & Poetics Home Page

Cultural Studies

Harewood (Academic Director), Aanerud, Anderson, BarthaBerger, Berliner, Bragin, Burgett, cárdenas, S. Charusheela, CramCrane, Dowling, Gardner, Gustafson, Heuving, Kochis, Krabill, Lanza, LerumMurr, Padilla, Power-SotomayorQuiray TagleRoberts, Shayne, Toft 
Research Librarian: Laura Dimmit
Cultural Studies Home Page

Policy Studies

Nitta (Academic Director), Bellamy, Carlisle, Collins, C., Dolšak, GroomHill, HillyardJacoby, JungKochis, Lichty, Stokes, TurnerTwinam, WalshWest 
Research Librarian: Chelsea Nesvig
Policy Studies Home Page