American Studies

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Regular Faculty

Xiao-huang Yin, chair

Professor, American Studies; Affiliated Faculty, East Asian Languages and Cultures; Affiliated Faculty, History

B.A., Nanjing University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Courtney Baker

Associate Professor of American Studies

B.A., Harvard University; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University

Erica Ball

Professor of American Studies

B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., The Graduate Center, City University of New York

John Swift

Professor, English

B.A., Middlebury College M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

On Special Appointment

Amy Tahani-Bidmeshki

Mellon Postdoctural Fellow, American Studies

B.A., Occidental College; M.A., CSU Los Angeles; Ph.D., UCLA

Adrienne Tien

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor, American Studies

B.A., Wellesley College; M.S., Syracuse University

Advisory Committee

Sharla Fett

Professor, History; Advisory Committee, American Studies

B.A., Carleton College; M.A., Stanford University; Ph.D., Rutgers University

James Ford III

Assistant Professor, English

B.A., Morehouse College; M.A., Ph.D, University of Notre Dame

Eric Newhall

Professor, English; Advisory Committee, American Studies

A.B., Occidental College; M.A., Ph.D., UCLA

Jaclyn Rodríguez

Professor, Latino/a and Latin American Studies

A.B., Occidental College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Raul Villa

Professor, English; Advisory Committee, American Studies; Advisory Committee, Latino/a and Latin American Studies

B.A., Yale University; M.A., University of Michigan; Ph.D., UC Santa Cruz

  • Phone: (323) 259-2751
  • Email: micciche@oxy.edu
  • Location: Swan Hall