School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences

Faculty and Staff

Directory Information

For faculty profiles please select a name from the column at right or browse through specific areas of study below. The UW Bothell Directory is also available.

IAS Faculty Leadership

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

Bruce Burgett, Dean, School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences
S. Charusheela, Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Scholarship
Rebecca Aanerud, Associate Dean for Curriculum Development and Innovation

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 and Ethnic Studies
Community Psychology

Silva (Faculty Coordinator), Carlisle, Collins, C., Hillyard, Jung, Lazzaro, LichtyStewartUdell

Culture, Literature and the Arts

GoldbergHeuving, & Watts (Faculty Co-coordinators), Aanerud, Behler, Belanger, Borsuk, Burgett, Caplow, Carpenter, DeSmet, Dowling, Goldstein, Gregory, Hattwig, HurstKellejian, G. Kochhar-Lindgren, Kurian, MilutisNixonPadillaShimabukuro

Environmental Science

Turner (Faculty Coordinator), Cherrier, Crandell, Estes, Gold, Groom, Hillyard, Lopez, Price, Stokes

Environmental Studies

Groom (Faculty Coordinator), Atkinson, Crandell, Dolšak, Estes, Gardner, Gold, Jung, Lambert, Lopez, Rivera,StokesTurner

Global Studies
Interdisciplinary Arts

Hiebert (Faculty Coordinator), Behler, Belanger, Bergman, Bodle, Borsuk, BurgettCaplow, Carpenter, DeSmet, Hattwig, HeuvingHurstLambert, Martin, MilutisNoah, Salinas, Sanchez, Stewart

Interdisciplinary Studies: Individualized Study

Watts (Faculty Coordinator)

Law, Economics and Public Policy
Mathmatical Thinking and Visualization

Hillyard (Faculty Coordinator), DanbyGroomJungLopezPrice, Sanderson

Media and Communication Studies
Science, Technology and Society
Crane (Faculty Coordinator), Buck, Collins, S., Estes, HarkewiczHillyard, Kochanski, Price, Servetnick, Turner, Wade, White


Society, Ethics, and Human Behavior


Creative Writing and Poetics
Cultural Studies
Policy Studies

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