Instructors

Christia Mercer

Gustave M. Berne Professor of Philosophy, Columbia University

Christia Mercer studied art history in New York and Rome, before going to graduate school in philosophy (PhD, Princeton University, 1989). Among other awards, she has...

Janet Metcalfe

Professor of Psychology, Columbia University

Janet Metcalfe is Professor of Psychology at Columbia University and Principal Investigator at the Metacognition and Memory Lab. She holds a Ph.D. from the University of...

Max Mischler

Lecturer in the Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race, Columbia University

Max Mishler received his PhD in History from New York University in 2016. His current book project, The Atlantic Origins of Mass Incarceration: Punishment, Abolition, and...

Sally Moran Davidson

Former Lecturer in the Department of Economics, Columbia University

Sally Moran holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Columbia University and a B.A. in Mathematical Economics from Colgate University. She specializes in international finance, macroeconomics and economic history. She has served...

Khatchig Mouradian

Lecturer in Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies

Khatchig Mouradian is a lecturer in Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies (MESAAS) at Columbia University in the City of New York.

Brendan O'Flaherty

Professor of Economics, Columbia University

Professor of Economics at Columbia University

Dan-el Padilla

Assistant Professor of Classics, Princeton University

In fall 2016-17, Professor Padilla will offer the Roman Republic undergraduate survey and co-teach (with Denis Feeney) a graduate seminar on the Middle Republic. In the...

Roya Pakzad

Workshop Facilitator at Rikers Island, Columbia University

Born and raised in Tehran, Iran, Roya Pakzad worked as an instructor at Rikers Island Jail where she became passionate about the digital rights of prisoners. In her...

Alessia Palanti

Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Italian, Columbia University

Alessia Palanti was born and raised in Florence, Italy. She is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Italian, and Comparative Literature and Cinema. She graduated Magna...

Leah Pires

PhD Candidate in Art History, Columbia University

Leah Pires is a writer, curator, and educator currently completing a Ph.D. in the Department of Art History at Columbia University. Her research centers on questions of...