(Professor, Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences, UW Bothell)
Burgett teaches and publishes in American Studies, Cultural Studies, Queer Studies, Critical Race Studies, and Interdisciplinary and Public Scholarship. Burgett received his Ph.D. in English from the University of California, Berkeley.
(Associate Professor, Asian Languages & Literatures)
Mack teaches modern Japanese-language literature and culture. His research concerns the construction of authority in the Japanese publishing industry and the flow of literary works throughout the larger Japanese linguistic community. Current work focuses on role of literature in the Japanese diaspora and the circulation of literary texts across Tokyo and São Paulo.
Robert C. Stacey
(Divisional Dean, Arts & Humanities; Professor, History)
Stacey teaches and publishes in the area of medieval history, with an emphasis on the study of English Jews in the Middle Ages. He currently holds the Samuel and Althea Stroum Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies (2006-2009) in the Jackson School of International Studies. Stacey received his Ph.D. from Yale University.
(Associate Professor, Anthropology)
Taylor is a sociocultural anthropologist who uses ethnographic methods to study health, illness, medical education, medical technology, and medical practice. Her current research focuses on dementia care as well as standardization and assessment in U.S. medical education and practice. She received her doctorate from University of Chicago.
(Associate Professor, Communication)
Thurlow's primary research agenda is to examine the ways people use language and other semiotic modes to negotiate and make sense of boundaries of difference in everyday social interaction. Thurlow received his doctorate in Language and Communication from Cardif University, Wales.
(Associate Professor, French and Italian)
Watts's research and teaching interests focus on the post/colonial francophone world. Watts received his PhD in French from Yale University
(Director, Simpson Center; Professor, English)
Woodward teaches and publishes in the areas of American literature, women studies, and aging and technology. Woodward received her Ph.D. from the University of California, San Diego.
(Professor, Philosophy and Anthropology)
Wylie specializes in Philosophy of Science, Social Science, and History; and in Feminist Philosophy of Science. Wylie received her Ph.D. from SUNY - Binghamton (Program in History and Philosophy of the Social and Behavioral Sciences).