New Tenure-Track Faculty, 2012-2013

Eric Carter

BA UC-Berkeley
MS & PhD UW-Madison
Medical geography, with connected interests in people-environment geography and historical geography, and a regional focus on Latin America.

Lesley Lavery
Political Science

BA Willamette University
MA & PhD UW-Madison
Relationship between policies and politics.  How policy shapes outcomes such as trust in school and government leaders and school and civic involvement and participation.

Mark Mandarano

MM Peabody Conservatory
Previously at Lehman College (CUNY), CA State U, Fullerton and Bard College
Instrumental conducting.

Michael McGaghie

AB Harvard College
MM & DMA Boston University
Previously at The Boston Conservatory and Harvard University
Recipient of the 2010 Julius Herford Prize
Choral conducting.  Choral literature and aural skills.  

Kari Shepherson-Scott
Art and Art History

BFA Boise State University
MA U-British Columbia, PhD Duke University
Japanese visual culture from the 19th and 20th centuries. Presentation of Manchuria in Japanese media and exhibitions during 1930s-1940s.