Faculty



Andrea Lanoux, Department Chair
Associate Professor
B.A., Brown University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
Teaching and Research Interests: Russian and Polish languages and literatures; contemporary Slavic cultures

Petko Ivanov
Lecturer
B.A., University of Sofia, Bulgaria; M.A., Anthropology, University of Chicago; A.B.D., Slavic Studies, University of Chicago
Teaching and Research Interests: Cultural History of the Slavs, Linguistic Anthropology, Ethnography, Folklore, National Identity, Polish and Balkan Studies

Associated Faculty

Joe Alchermes
Associate Professor of Art History
B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., Institute of Fine Arts, NYU
Teaching and Research Interests: Late Roman art, Early Christian art, Byzantine art, medieval architecture

Jane Dawson
Virginia Eason Weinmann '51 Professor of Government
B.A., Bryn Mawr; M.A., Harvard; M.A., The Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley
Teaching and Research Interests: International environmental politics, comparative environmental activism and politics, politics of post-Communist societies

Eileen Kane
Assistant Professor of History
B.A., Brown University; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University
Teaching and Research Interests: The Russian empire, the Soviet Union, modern Europe, the hajj in the modern era

John Tian
B.A., M.A., Nanjing University; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University
Associate Professor of Goverment and International Relations
Chinese political economy, East Asian political economy, international political economy, comparative political economy and politics

Retired Faculty

Marijan Despalatovic
Senior Lecturer Emeritus
B.A., Zagreb University; M.A., Yale University
Teaching and Research Interests: Russian language and literature, Chekhov, Dostoevsky, semiotics, Marxism

Contact Information:

Phone:
860-439-5148

Fax:
860-439-5340

Email alano@conncoll.edu

 

Department of Slavic Studies
Andrea Lanoux, Chair
Connecticut College
Box 5301
New London, CT 06320-4196