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List of Professors

Namesort icon Years at Michigan Position

Andrea L. Smith

2002 - 2005
Assistant Professor of Women's Studies and Native American Studies

Betty L. Bell

1993 - 2005
Associate Professor of American Culture
Associate Professor of English Language & Literature
Associate Professor of Women's Studies

Carroll Smith-Rosenberg

1996 - 2008
Professor of American Culture, History, Women's Studies

Catherine L. Benamou

1998 - 2007
Associate Professor of Screen Arts and Culture
Associate Professor of American Culture

Damon I Salesa

2001 - 2012
Associate Professor of American Culture
Associate Professor of History

Frances R. Aparicio

1990 - 2000
Professor of Spanish and American Culture

James H. McIntosh

1975 - 2002
Professor of English Language & Literature
Professor of American Culture

John Moran Gonzalez

1996 - 2002
Assistant Professor of American Culture
Assistant Professor of English Language & Literature

Liza E. Black

2000 - 2003
Assistant Professor of American Culture
Assistant Profesor of History

Maria E. Montoya

1995 - 2006
Associate Professor of American Culture
Associate Professor of History

Marvin Felheim

1948 - 1979
Joe Lee David Distinguished Professor of American Culture
Professor of English Language and Literature

Matthew H. Edney

2004 - 2005
Associate Professor of American Culture

Matthew M. Briones

2005 - 2009
Assistant Professor of American Culture

Nadine Naber

2003 - 2013
Associate Professor of American Culture
Associate Professor of Women's Studies

Phillip D. Akutsu

2000 - 2008
Assistant Professor of Psychology and American Culture

Sarita See

2002 - 2011
Associate Professor of American Culture
Associate Professor of English Language & Literature

Tomas Almaguer

1992 - 2001
Arthur F. Thurnau Professor
Associate Professor of Sociology and American Culture

Vincente M. Diaz

2001 - 2012
Associate Professor of Asian/Pacific American Studies