Black Studies Faculty

Rowland O. Abiodun

Rowland O. Abiodun

John C. Newton Professor of the History of Art and Black Studies

413-542-5801 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 107 Cooper House
C. Rhonda Cobham-Sander

C. Rhonda Cobham-Sander

Emily C. Jordan Folger Professor of Black Studies and English; Chair of Black Studies

413-542-5832 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 102 Cooper House

Solsiree Del Moral

Associate Professor of American Studies and Black Studies; Chair of American Studies

413-542-5582 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Cooper House
John E. Drabinski

John E. Drabinski

Charles Hamilton Houston '15 Professor of Black Studies (On Leave 1/1/2018 - 6/30/2018)

413-542-5461 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 301B Johnson Chapel

Jeffrey B. Ferguson

Karen and Brian Conway '80, P'18 Presidential Teaching Professor of Black Studies (On Leave 1/1/2018 - 6/30/2018)

413-542-5839 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 104 Cooper House

Alec F. Hickmott

Visiting Lecturer in Black Studies and History

413-542-8212 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu A27 Frost Library
Mary E. Hicks

Mary E. Hicks

Assistant Professor of Black Studies and History

413-542-5323 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 204 Cooper House

Dominique C. Hill

Visiting Assistant Professor of Black Studies

413-542-5464 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 301E Johnson Chapel
Hilary J. Moss

Hilary J. Moss

Professor of Black Studies and History

413-542-5173 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 309 Cooper House
Khary O. Polk

Khary O. Polk

Assistant Professor of Black Studies and Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies

413-542-5518 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 304 Cooper House
Olufemi O. Vaughan

Olufemi O. Vaughan

Alfred Sargent Lee '41 and Mary Farley Ames Lee Professor of Black Studies (On Leave 1/1/2018 - 6/30/2018)

413-542-5516 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 109 Cooper House

Contributing Faculty

Carol Y. Bailey

Visiting Associate Professor of English

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Cooper House
Amrita Basu

Amrita Basu

Domenic J. Paino 1955 Professor of Political Science, and Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies; Chair of Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies

413-542-2942 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 301 Cooper House
Dwight A. Carey

Dwight A. Carey

Postdoctoral Fellow in Art and the History of Art

413-542-5875 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 106 Fayerweather Hall
Michael C. Ching

Michael C. Ching

Associate Professor of Mathematics

413-542-5530 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 304 Seeley Mudd Building

David P. Delaney

Senior Lecturer in Law, Jurisprudence and Social Thought

413-542-2679 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 206 Clark House
Kim Y. Dionne

Kim Y. Dionne

Five College Asst Professor of African Government

413-585-3563 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info Smith College

Ninoska M. Escobar

Visiting Instructor of Theater and Dance and Consortium For Faculty Diversity Scholar

413-542-5913 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu A-17 Frost Library
Leah N. Gordon

Leah N. Gordon

Lewis-Sebring Visiting Associate Professor of History and American Studies

413-542-5739 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 203B Morgan Hall
Allen J. Hart

Allen J. Hart

James E. Ostendarp Professor of Psychology; Faculty Diversity and Inclusion Officer; Chair of Psychology

413-542-5659 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 329 Merrill Science
Aneeka A. Henderson

Aneeka A. Henderson

Assistant Professor of Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies (On Leave 1/1/2018 - 6/30/2018)

413-542-5533 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 003 Johnson Chapel
Peter Kimani

Peter Kimani

Visiting Writer in English

413-542-8318 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 306 Frost Library
Michael M. Kunichika

Michael M. Kunichika

Associate Professor of Russian

413-542-8318 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 214 Webster Hall

Ron Lembo

Edward N. Ney '46 Professor in American Institutions (sociology)

413-542-2160 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 304 Beneski Building

Olabode F. Omojola

Five College Professor of Music

413-538-2270 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info Mount Holyoke College
Marisa Parham

Marisa Parham

Professor of English; Faculty Diversity and Inclusion Officer

413-542-8551 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 108 Johnson Chapel

Sean Redding

Zephaniah Swift Moore Professor of History; Chair of History

413-542-2032 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 13 Chapin Hall
Jason Robinson

Jason Robinson

Associate Professor of Music (On Leave 1/1/2018 - 6/30/2018)

413-542-8208 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 104B Arms Music Center
Adam Sitze

Adam Sitze

Associate Professor of Law, Jurisprudence and Social Thought

413-542-2021 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 204 Clark House

Emeritus Faculty

Miriam R. Goheen

Professor of Anthropology and Black Studies, Emerita

413-542-2740 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 309 Cooper House
Leah D. Hewitt

Leah D. Hewitt

Professor of French, Emerita

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu

Dale E. Peterson

Eliza J. Clark Folger Professor of English and Russian, Emeritus

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu

Andrea B. Rushing

Professor of Black Studies and English, Emerita

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu
Martha Saxton

Martha Saxton

Professor of History and Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies and Elizabeth W. Bruss Reader, Emerita

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu

Staff

Karla Keyes

Academic Department Coordinator

413-542-5800 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 108 Cooper House