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Faculty

*Program co-Chair 

Gregory Buchanan*, associate professor of psychology 
B.S., University of New South Wales (Australia); M.A., University of Hawaii; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Courses: Psychological Disorders, Developmental Psychopathology, Psychotherapy and Psychological Testing

Suzanne Cox, professor of psychology 
B.S., Michigan State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago
Courses: Life-Span Developmental Psychology, Child Growth and Development, Women’s Health, Pediatric Psychology, Developmental Psychopathology

Georgia Duerst-Lahti, professor of political science
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point; M.A.,Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Courses: US Federal Government and Politics, Gender Politics, Public Leadership

Rachel Ellett, assistant professor of political science and Mouat Junior
Professor of International Studies
B.A., University of Sheffield (U.K.); Ph.D., Northeastern University
Courses: International Politics, Comparative Politics, Women and Politics, Contemporary African Politics, Politics of Development

Marion Field Fass, professor of biology
B.A., University of Pennsylvania; Sc.D., Johns Hopkins University
Courses: Human Biology, Biological Issues: Emerging Diseases, Health, Global Health, Medical Care and Society

Theodore Gries, assistant professor of biochemistry and chemistry
B.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Courses: Chemistry, Biochemistry of Metabolism, DNA and Protein Biochemistry

Kathryn Johnson, assistant professor of biology
B.S., Beloit College; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University
Courses: Human Biology, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Human Pathophysiology

Nancy Krusko, professor of anthropology
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley
Courses: Human Animal, Medical Anthropology, Nicaragua in Transition, Women's Health

Rongal Nikora, assistant professor of health and society
B.A., The College of William and Mary; M.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., Ph.D., University of New Mexico
Courses: US Health Policy and Politics

Laura Parmentier*, professor of chemistry and biochemistry
B.S., Northland College; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Courses: Organic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Women's Health

Matthew Tedesco, associate professor of philosophy
B.A., Hofstra University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado-Boulder
Courses: Biomedical Ethics

Pablo Toral, associate professor of political science and Mouat Junior Professor of International Studies
B.A., Universidad Complutense (Spain); M.A., Ph.D., Florida International University
Courses: Global Political Ecology, International Politics