Annapolis Faculty



CHRISTOPHER B. NELSON
Christopher.Nelson@sjc.edu
President
B.A., St. John's College, Santa Fe, 1970, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1966-69; J.D., University of Utah College of Law, 1973; Associate, 1973-78 and Partner, 1979, Schiff Hardin & Waite, Chicago; Co-Founder and Principal, 1979-91 and President, 1987-91, Kovar Nelson Brittain Sledz & Morris, Chicago; Instructor in Management Labor Law and Supervisory Relations, 1981-87, Aurora University Management Center, Illinois; President, St. John's College, 1991-; Former Member, Executive Committee, National Association of College and University Association; Past Chair, Annapolis Group (nation's liberal arts colleges); Past Chair, AFS-USA Inter-cultural Exchange Program; Past Chair, Maryland Independent College & University Association; Chair, Shimer College Board of Trustees; Treasurer, Historic Annapolis Foundation.


PAMELA KRAUS
Pamela.Kraus@sjc.edu
Dean
M.A., 1973; Ph.D., 1980, The Catholic University of America; NDEA Fellow, 1968-70; Woodrow Wilson Fellow, 1973-74; Lecturer, The Catholic University of America, 1975-80; Assistant Professor of Philosophy, The Catholic University of America, 1980-85; American Fellowships Program Panel, American Association of University Women, 1985; NEH Fellowship, 1989-90; Tutor, St. John's College, 1985-; Dean 2010-.


ROBERT ABBOTT
Robert.Abbott@sjc.edu
B.A., St. John's College, Annapolis, 2004; M.A., the Department of Germanic Studies, University of Chicago, 2010; Joint Ph.D., the Committee on Social Thought and the Department of Germanic Studies, University of Chicago (pending); Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2013-.


DEBORAH S. AXELROD
Deborah.Axelrod@sjc.edu
B.A., St. John's College, Annapolis, 1968; M.A., Johns Hopkins University, 1971; M.S., Georgetown University, 1974; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis 1974-.


JONATHAN N. BADGER
Jonathan.Badger@sjc.edu
B.S., University of South Carolina 1987; M.A., North Carolina State University 1991; Earhart Fellow 1995; Ph.D., Fordham University 1996; Olin Fellow 2000-01; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis 1996-.


ANDRE BARBERA
Charles.Barbera@sjc.edu
B.A. Wesleyan University, 1974; Ph.D. in Musicology, University of North Carolina, 1980; Grants and Fellowships: American Council of Learned Societies, National Endowment for the Humanities, Newberry Library; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis 1990-; St. Vincent de Paul Society: President, Annapolis Conference 1997- 2003; District Council President, Anne Arundel County 2004 -.


JAMES HOWARD BEALL
Jim.Beall@sjc.edu
Phone: 410-263-2371 x 6915; Direct: 410-295-6915; Fax: 410-626-0789
Active duty, U.S. Air Force, 1963-67; B.A., Physics, University of Colorado, 1972; M.S., Physics, 1975, & Ph.D., Physics, 1979, University of Maryland; Astro­physicist, Laboratory for Astronomy & Solar Physics, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland, 1975-78; Congressional Science Fellow, United States Congress Office of Technology Assessment, United States Congress, Washington, D.C., 1978-79; Project Scientist, BKD, Arlington, Virginia, 1979-81; National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council/ Naval Research Laboratory Resident Research Associate, E.O. Hulburt Center for Space Research, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C., 1981-83; Senior Consultant, E.O. Hulburt Center for Space Research, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C., 1983-; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1982-; Member of the Science and Engineering Advisory Board, High Frontier, Arlington, Virginia, 1991-.


SARAH B. BENSON
Sarah.Benson@sjc.edu
B.A., Philosophy, Pennsylvania State University, 1991; M. A., Comparative Literature, University of Texas at Austin, 1994; M.A., History of Art, Cornell University, 1997; Ph.D., History of Art, Cornell University, 2001; Post-doctoral Intern, J. Paul Getty Center, Los Angeles, 2001-02; Visiting Researcher, Faculty of Architecture, Chiang Mai University, Thailand, 2003-04; Visiting Assistant Professor, History of Art, Cornell University, 2004-05; Lecture, Department of Art and Archeology, Princeton University, 2005-06;Visiting Fellow, Southeast Asia Program, Cornell University, 2006-07; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2011-.


JEFFREY BLACK
Jeffrey.Black@sjc.edu
B.A., Trinity College, University of Toronto, 1993; Ph.D., Boston College, 2005; Teaching Fellow, Boston College, 1998-1999; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1999-; Director of the Graduate Institute in Liberal Education, Annapolis, 2011-.


MICHAEL BLAUSTEIN
B.A., St. John's College, Annapolis, 1974; Ph.D., Harvard University, 1984; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis 1984-.


KATHLEEN C. BLITS
Kathleen.Blits@sjc.edu
B.A., Mount Holyoke College, 1968; Graduate Study, New School for Social Research, 1970-72; M.S., 1985, Ph.D., 1989, University of Delaware; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1990-.

 

BRENDAN BOYLE
Brendan.Boyle@sjc.edu
B.A., Classics, Princeton University, 1999; M.Phil., Classics, Cambridge University, 2000; Ph.D., Classics, University of Chicago, 2007; Assistant Professor of Classics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2007-2012; Tutor, St. John's College, 2013 -.


WILLIAM T. BRAITHWAITE
B.A., Virginia Military Institute, 1961; J.D., Washington & Lee University, 1964; U.S. Army, 1968-70; Associate, Partner, Mayer, Brown & Platt, Chicago, 1973-80; Associate Professor of Law, Loyola University, Chicago, 1980-95; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1995-.


EVA BRANN
Phone: 410-268-0445
B.A., Brooklyn College, 1950; M.A., 1951, Ph.D. 1956, Yale University; Fellow of the American Numismatic Society, Summer, 1952; Fellow of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 1952-53; Member of the staff of the American Agora Excavations at Athens as Sibley Fellow of Phi Beta Kappa; Instructor in Archeology, Stanford University, 1956-57; Member, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, 1958-59; Member, U.S. Advisory Commission for International Education and Cultural Affairs, 1975-77; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1957-, Addison E. Mullikin Tutorship, 1971-; Fellow, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 1976-77; Arnold Visiting Professor, Whitman College, 1978-79; Visiting Scholar in Honors Education, University of Delaware, 1984-86; Fellow of the National Endowment for the Humanities, 1987-88; Member, Maryland Advisory Committee of the United States Commission on Civil Rights, 1988-96; Dean, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1990-97; Doctor of Humane Letters, Whitman College, 1995; Doctor of Letters, Middlebury College, 1999; Wilbur Cross Medal of the Yale Graduate School Alumni Association, 2006; Honorary Doctorate, Iona College, 2006; Distinguished Alumna Award, Brooklyn College, 2007.


MICHAEL BROGAN
Michael.Brogan@sjc.edu
B.A., Swarthmore College, 1997; Visiting Researcher, Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven, Belgium, 2003-04; Ph.D., Philosophy, Villanova University, 2007; Instructor, Villanova University, 2002-03; 2004-05; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2008-.


CHESTER BURKE
B.A., St. John's College, Annapolis 1974; Master of Music, University of Michigan, 1979; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1984-.


NICHOLAS CAPOZZOLI
Nicholas.Capozzoli@sjc.edu
Phone: 410-295-6905
B. S., Manhattan College, 1964; M.D., New York University, 1968; M.A., St. John's College Graduate Institute, 1981; Neurological Residency Training, Mt. Sinai Hospital, 1973; Board Certification from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 1976; Member, American Academy of Neurology, Anne Arundel County Medical Society; Attending Neurologist, Anne Arundel Medical Center, 1974-; Attending Neurologist/Assistant Professor of Neurology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1976-; Chairman, Professional Advisory Committee of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1986-94; Medical Director of the Hospice Program, Anne Arundel Medical Center, 1980-87; Tutor, St. John's College, 1985-; Chairman, Medical Ethics Committee, Anne Arundel Medical Center, 1985-94.


DYLAN CASEY
Dylan.Casey@sjc.edu
Web: logos.sjca.edu/~dcasey
B.S., Physics, B.A., Political Philosophy, Michigan State University, 1991; Ph.D., Experimental Particle Physics, University of Rochester, 1997; Postdoctoral Fellow in Particle Physics, Michigan State University, 1997-2001; Tutor, St. John's College, 2001-.


MATTHEW CASWELL
Matthew.Caswell.sjc.edu
B.A., St. John's College, Annapolis, 1996; Ph.D., Philosophy, Boston University, 2003; DAAD Fellow, Philipps-Universität, Marburg, 2002-03; Instructor, Department of Philosophy, Boston University, 2003-05; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2005-.


MICHAEL COMENETZ
Michael.Comenetz@sjc.edu
B.A., The Johns Hopkins University, 1965; M.A., 1967, Ph.D., 1972, Brandeis University; Assistant Professor of Mathematics, University of Kansas, 1972-75; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1975-.


STEVEN F. CROCKETT
Steven.Crockett@sjc.edu 
Phone: 301-503-8696
B.A. in Music, Earlham College, 1965; M.A. in Humanities, University of Chicago, 1967; graduate study in the Committee on the History of Culture, University of Chicago, 1967-1970; J.D., Yale Law School, 1983; Woodrow Wilson Fellow, 1965-1966; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1970-1977; Tutor, St. John's College Graduate Institute, Santa Fe, Summers 1976-1977 and 1979-1981; Instructor in Mathematics, George School, 1977-78; Instructor, General Program of Liberal Studies, University of Notre Dame, 1978-1980; Visiting Instructor, Yale University (Saybrook College), Fall, 1981; Legal Adviser, Atomic Safety and Licensing Board Panel, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, 1983-1985; Attorney, 1985-90; Senior Attorney, 1990-2000; Chief of Staff to Commissioners, 1990-1994 and 1998-2000, and Special Counsel for Litigation, Legislation, and Special Projects, 2000-2011; U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission; Visiting Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2011--.


W. THOMAS CROUSE
Tom.Crouse@sjc.edu
Phone: 410-626-2541
B.A., University of Maryland, 1973; M.A. in Philosophy, University of Maryland, 1975; Doctoral Studies in Philosophy, Admission to Candidacy, University of Maryland, 1977; M.A.L.A St. John's College Graduate Institute, 2002; Instructor in Philosophy, University of Maryland, Baltimore, 1977;  Associate Faculty (Philosophy/Medical Ethics), College of Notre Dame, 2007 -2010; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2008 -.


RADOSLAV DATCHEV
Radoslav.Datchev@sjc.edu
Degree in Philosophy, University of Sofia, 1982; Assistant Professor of Philosophy, University of Sofia, 1982-83; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis,1992-.


MICHAEL G. DINK
Michael.Dink@sjc.edu
Phone: 410-295-5542
Harvard University, 1970-72; B.A., St. John's College, Annapolis, 1975; M.A., 1978, Ph.D., 1986, Philosophy, The Catholic University of America; Teaching Assistant, The Catholic University of America, 1978-80; Tutor, St. John's College, Santa Fe, 1980-84, Annapolis, 1984-. Director, Graduate Institute in Liberal Education, Annapolis, 1998-2001; Dean, 2005-2010.


ROBERT DRUECKER
Robert.Druecker@sjc.edu
Phone: 410-295-6909
B.S., Marquette University, 1966; Woodrow Wilson Fellow, 1966-67; Teaching Assistant, Department of Mathematics, Boston University, 1972-76; M.A., Boston University, 1974; Fulbright and American Scandanavian Foundation Fellow, Norway, 1976; M.A., Counseling, Loyola College, 1996; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1977-; Counselor and Therapist, 1996-.


CHRISTOPHER NATHAN DUGAN
B.A., College of William and Mary, 1992; Earl Warren Political Theory Fellowship, 1992-94; Ph.D. in Political Science, University of California, San Diego, 1999; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1999-.

 

KARIN EKHOLM
B.A., St. John's College, Annapolis, 2000; PhD, History and Philosophy of Science, Indiana University, Bloomington, 2010; Research and Teaching Associate in History of Medicine at the University of Cambridge, England, January 2011 to December 2012; St. John's Tutor, 2014-

 

HARVEY FLAUMENHAFT
Harvey.Flaumenhaft@sjc.edu
Office Phone: (410) 295-6914
B.A., 1960, M.A., 1962, Ph.D., 1980, University of Chicago; Woodrow Wilson Fellow, Harvard University, 1960-61; National Aeronautics and Space Administration Fellow, 1963-65; Lecturer in Political Science, Roosevelt University, 1965; Lecturer in Liberal Arts, University of Chicago, 1965-66; Instructor in Government, Wheaton College (Massachusetts), 1966-68; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1968-; Fellow, Institute for Sino-Soviet Studies, George Washington University, 1981; MIT/Harvard Workshop on Nuclear Weapons and Arms Control, Summer 1983; National Endowment for the Humanities Constitutional Fellow, 1984-85; NEH Planning Grant, 1986-87; NEH Interpretive Research Grant, 1987-89; Visiting Professor, Department of Educational Studies, University of Delaware, 1989; Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation Grant, 1992-94; Dean, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1997-2005.


MERA J. FLAUMENHAFT
Mera.Flaumenhaft@sjc.edu
Office Phone: 410-295-6916
Office: Mellon 182
B.A., University of Chicago, 1966; M.A., 1967, Ph.D., 1970, University of Pennsylvania; Woodrow Wilson Fellow, 1966-67; University of Pennsylvania Foundation Fellow, 1966-70; Instructor in English, 1970-71, Assistant Professor of English, 1971-76, Anne Arundel Community College; National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend, 1977; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1977-.


GREGORY FREEMAN
gregory.freeman@sjc.edu
B.A., Mathematics and Music, Brown University; M.A., Musicology, University of California, Berkeley; M.A., Philosophy, University of Chicago; Ph.D., Committee on Social Thought, University of Chicago (pending); Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2012-.


ROBERT GOLDBERG
Robert.Goldberg@sjc.edu
Phone: 410-295-5539
St. John's College, Annapolis, 1977-79; B.A., Harvard College, 1981; M.A., 1983, Ph.D., 1990, University of Toronto; Adjunct Lecturer in Political Science, University of Toronto, 1989-90; Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science, Kenyon College, 1990-94; John M. Olin Faculty Fellow in History and Political Theory, Kenyon College, 1994-95; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1995-.


REBECCA GOLDNER
July 1, 2014

 

MICHAEL W. GRENKE
B.A., University of Chicago, 1988; Ph.D., Boston College, 1994; Lecturer,University of New Hampshire, 1993; Postdoctoral fellow, Boston College, 1993-94, 96; Visiting Assistant Professor in Political Science, Michigan State University, 1995; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1997-.


LIJUN GU
B.A., History, Beijing University, China, 1980-84; Researcher, The Institute of International Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, China, 1984-87; M.A., Inter­national Affairs, The George Washington University, 1987-89; Ph.D., Political Theory, The George Washington University, 1989-95; Adjunct Professor, Department of Political Science, The George Washington University, 1995; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1996-.


CATHERINE R. HAIGNEY
Catherine.Haigney@sjc.edu
B.A., 1981, M.A., 1983, Ph.D. in English Language and Literature, 1989, University of Virginia; Echols Scholar, Phelan Fellowship, Governor's Fellowship, University of Virginia; Lecturer in English, Vanderbilt University, 1985-87; Adjunct Faculty, Goucher College, 1987-88; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1989-.


DANIEL HARRELL
Daniel.Harrell@sjc.edu
B.A., Vanderbilt University, 1989; Ph.D., Emory University, 1997; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1998-.


KATHERINE HEINES
Katherine.Heines@sjc.edu
B.A., St. John's College, Santa Fe, 1982; M.A., 1986; Ph.D., 1997, The Catholic University of America; Lecturer, The Catholic University of America, 1987-88; Instructor, Marquette University, 1988-89; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1995-; Assistant Dean 2013-.


HENRY HIGUERA
Henry.Higuera@sjc.edu
B.A., Cornell University, 1974; M.A., University of Toronto, 1976; Ph.D., University of Toronto, 1983; Instructor in Political Science, Dickinson College, 1981-82; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1982-; Member, National Council on the Humanities of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), 1990-1997; (Chair, Public Programs Committee, 1994-95)


MARILYN DOUVILLE HIGUERA
Marilyn.Higuera@sjc.edu
B.S., University of Michigan, 1975; M.S., University of Michigan, 1977; Associate Mathematician, 1977-79, The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1979-; Director of the Graduate Institute in Liberal Education, Annapolis, 2008-2011.


HANNAH HINTZE
Hannah.Hintze@sjc.edu
B. Mus., Woodwind Performance, B.A., Philosophy, Boston University, 1999; M.A., 2006; Ph.D. 2009, The Committee on Social Thought, University of Chicago; Arthur J. Ennis Post-doctoral Teaching Fellow, Villanova University, 2010-11; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2011-.


MATTHEW HOLTZMAN
Matthew.Holtzman@sjc.edu
B.A., St. John's College, 2000; MSc., Philosophy, University of Edinburgh, 2003; Ph.D., Philosophy, Johns Hopkins University, 2010; Dean's Teaching Fellow, Johns Hopkins, 2008; Instructor, Expository Writing Program, Johns Hopkins University, 2009-10; Visiting Assistant Professor, Washington College, 2011-2013; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2013-.


PETER KALKAVAGE
Peter.Kalkavage@sjc.edu
B.A., 1973, M.A., 1976, Ph.D., 1983, Pennsylvania State University; Instructor in Philosophy and the Humanities, Pennsylvania State University, 1976-77; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1977-.


MARGARET KIRBY
B.A., University of King's College, 1977; M.A., Department of Classics, Dalhousie University, 1979; Commonwealth Scholar, Hertford College, Oxford University, 1980-82; M.Litt., Faculty of Modern Languages, Oxford University, 1982; Gasthorer, Ruprecht-Karls-Universitat, Heidelberg, 1982; Junior Fellow, Massey College, University of Toronto, 1983-85; Ph.D., Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, University of Toronto, 1988; Fellow and Tutor, University of King's College, 1987-89; Tutor, St. John's College, Santa Fe, 1990-96, Annapolis, 1997-.


ANITA L. KRONSBERG
Anita.Kronsberg@sjc.edu
Phone: 410-626-2512
B.A., St. John's College, 1980; Tutor, St. John's College, 1984-; M.A. History and Philosophy of Science, University of Maryland, 1997; Assistant Dean, 1994-1995; 1998-2002; 2006-2009.


EMILY H. BROOKER LANGSTON
Emily.Langston@sjc.edu
410-263-2371
B.A., Emory University, 1987; M.A., University of Chicago, 1988; Jacob K. Javitz Fellow, 1989-93; Certificate in Jewish Studies, The Oxford Centre for Postgraduate Hebrew Studies, St. Cross College, Oxford University, 1993; Ph.D. Candidate, Emory University, 1992-; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1995-.


BRENDON LASELL
Brendon.Lasell@sjc.edu
B.S., California Institute of Technology, 1990; M.S., 1991, Ph.D. 1994, University of Chicago; Lecturer in Mathematics, University of Chicago, 1992-93; Member, Institute for Advanced Study, 1994-95; Instructor in Mathematics, Princeton University, 1995-97; Tutor, St. John's College, Santa Fe, 1997-2008; Annapolis, 2009-.


LEAH LASELL
Leah.Lasell@sjc.edu
B.A., Mathematics, University of Chicago, 2000; Mathematics Teacher, St. Paul's School, New Hampshire, 2000-2002, 2012-2013; M.A., St. John's College, Santa Fe, 2004; Ph.D., Philosophy, University of Texas, Austin, 2010; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis 2013-.


CHRISTINE LEE
Christine.Lee@sjc.edu
B.A., B.S., Southern Methodist University, 2003; M.A., 2006, Ph.D., 2009, Political Science, Duke University; National Science Foundation Fellow, 2004-2007; Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Bristol, 2010-2013; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2013-.


WILLIAM JON LENKOWSKI
Jon.Lenkowski@sjc.edu
B.A., Marquette University, 1965; M.A. in Philosophy, The New School for Social Research, 1970; Doctoral Studies in Philosophy, The New School for Social Research, Columbia, University of Freiburg; Instructor of Philosophy, Rutgers University, 1968-76; Visiting Lecturer, Philosophy of Science, New York Institute of Technology, 1976-77; Lecturer, ancient Greek philosophy, New School for Social Research, 1977-79; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1979-.


MATTHEW S. LINCK
Matthew.Linck@sjc.edu
B.F.A., Painting, Syracuse University, 1992; Ph.D., Philosophy, The New School for Social Research, 2004; Teaching Fellow, Eugene Lang College 2002-04; Adjunct Professor, Steinhardt School of Education, New York University, Fall 2004; Adjunct Professor, Purchase College, SUNY, 2004-06; Adjunct Professor, Long Island University, 2007; Adjunct Professor, New School for General Studies, 2006-08; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2008-.


PATRICIA M. LOCKE
Patricia.Locke@sjc.edu
B.A., Gonzaga University, 1977; M.A., Ph.D. in Philosophy, Boston College, 1984; Teaching Fellow, Boston College, 1978-82; Instructor, Assumption College, 1981; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1984-. American Association of University Women, Fellowship 2006-2007; Marchutz School of Art, 2008-2009; Board of Directors, Internati0nal Merleau-Ponty Circle, 2009-; Board of Directors, Marchutz School of Art, 2008-.


PAUL W. LUDWIG
Paul.Ludwig@sjc.edu
B.A., University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, 1987; M.A., Oxford University, 1995; M.A., University of Chicago, 1995; Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1997; Lecturer in the College, University of Chicago, 1996; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1997-.


JOSEPH MACFARLAND
Joseph.Macfarland@sjc.edu
B.A., St. John's College, Annapolis, 1987; Fulbright Fellow, visiting the Department of Medieval History, University of Bologna, 1993-94; Ph.D., Committee on Social Thought, University of Chicago, 1996; Program Coordinator for Fundamentals: Issues and Texts, University of Chicago, 1994-97; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis 1998-.


NICHOLAS MAISTRELLIS


THOMAS MAY
Tom.May@sjc.edu
Phone: 410-295-2906; Fax: 410-295-6906
B.A., Loyola College, 1971; M.A., Fordham University, 1975; Assistant Professor, Loyola College, 1974-79; Visiting Lecturer, Goucher College, 1976-78; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1979-; Director, Graduate Institute in Liberal Education, Annapolis, 1986-89, 1995-1998.


SUSAN R. PAALMAN
Susan.Paalman@sjc.edu
B.A., Rice University, 1990; Ph.D. in Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1997; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1997-; Assistant Dean, 2009-2013.


CARL PAGE
Carl.Page@sjc.edu
B.A., University of Auckland, New Zealand, 1980; MA (Hons), University of Auckland, 1982; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 1987; Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Emory University, 1987-94; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1994-.


WILLIAM PASTILLE
Phone: 410-626-2521
B.A., Music, Brown University, 1976; M.A., Musicology, Cornell University, 1979; Ph.D., Musicology, Cornell University, 1985; Visiting Faculty, School of Music, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1985-86; Tutor, St. John's College of Annapolis, 1986-; Assistant Dean, St. John's College of Annapolis, 1993-95; Director, Graduate Institute, St. John's College of Annapolis, 2001-2003.


LOUIS PETRICH
Louis.Petrich@sjc.edu
Phone: 410-315-9753
B.A., English, Northwestern University, 1982; M.A., 1986, Ph.D. Candidate, 1986-1990, Committee on Social Thought, The University of Chicago; Teaching Assistant in History, Philosophy, and Social Studies of Science and Medicine, The University of Chicago, 1985-1987; Dramaturg, Assistant Director and Actor, Court Theater, The University of Chicago, 1985-89; Fulbright Scholar, Alexandru I. Cuza University, Iasi, Romania, 1990-91; United States Peace Corp Volunteer, Masaryk University, Brno, Czechoslovakia, 1992-1993; Reader and Stage Crew, Folger Shakespeare Library and Theater, Washington, D.C., 1993-1995; Civic Education Project Fellow, Presov University, Slovakia, 1995-1997; CEP Fellow, Alexandru I. Cuza University, Iasi, Romania, 1997-1999; CEP Fellow, American University of Kyrgystan, 1999-2000; Fulbright Scholar, Kyrgyz State National University and American University of Kyrgyzstan, 2000-2002; Principal Founder, American Studies Resources and Training Center, Bishkek, Kyrgystan, 2001-02; Associate Professor, American University of Iraq, Sulaimani, 2010-2011; Tutor, St. John's College, 2002-.


GREGORY RECCO
Gregory.Recco@sjc.edu
B.A., State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1994; Ph.D., Philosophy, Pennsylvania State University, 2002; Graduate Instructor, Pennsylvania State University, 1996-2003; Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Skidmore College, 2003-2007; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2007-.


GEORGE A. RUSSELL
George.Russell@sjc.edu
Phone: 410-295-6914; Fax: 410-616-0784
B.A., St. Francis College, 1973; M.A., The Catholic University of America, 1983; Ph.D., The Catholic University of America, 1994. Dean of Students, St. Patrick's Academy, 1981-86; Teacher, Hamden Hall, 1986-91; Adjunct Lecturer, Albertus Magnus, 1986-91; Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Xavier University, 1991-95; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1995-.


ERIC SALEM
B.A., St. John's College, 1977; M.A., University of Dallas, 1979; University of Heidelberg, 1980-81; Ph.D., University of Dallas, 1990; Fulbright Fellow, 1980-81; Assistant Professor, Whitney Young College, Kentucky State University, 1983-90; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1990-.


ADAM SCHULMAN
Adam.Schulman@sjc.edu
Phone: 410-295-5548
B.A. in Chemistry, University of Chicago, 1980; Danforth Fellow 1980; Rhodes Scholar, 1980; B.A. in Physics and Philosophy, Oxford University, 1982; M.A. in History of Science, Harvard University, 1985; Ph.D. in History of Science, Harvard University, 1989; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1989-; Senior Research Consultant, The President's Council on Bioethics, 2003-2009; Faculty Member, Hertog Political Studies Program, 2011; Visiting Professor, M.I.T., 2011-2012.


JUDITH SEEGER
Judith.Seeger@sjc.edu
Phone: 410-295-6906
B.A., Harvard University, 1966; Cornell University, 1967-68; M.A. in Romance Languages and Literatures, 1970, Ph.D., 1982, University of Chicago; Visiting Assistant Professor, Part-time, Indiana University Department of Spanish and Portuguese, 1984-88; Research Associate of the Folklore Institute, Indiana University, 1984-89; Visiting Assistant Professor, Part-time, University of Maryland at College Park Department of Spanish and Portuguese, 1990; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1989-; Assistant Dean, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2002-2006; Tutor, St. John's College, Santa Fe, 2007-2008.


JOAN SILVER
Joan.Silver@sjc.edu
Phone: 443-716-4005
B.A., State University of New York, College at Old Westbury, 1971; M.A., St. John's College, Annapolis, 1976; Ph.D., Graduate Theological Union, in Theology and The Arts, 1993; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1974-77; Tutor, St. Mary's College, Integral Program, 1977-79; Tutor, The Graduate Institute in Liberal Education, St. John's College, Santa Fe, Summer 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988; Tutor, St. John's College, Santa Fe, 1989-96; Annapolis, 1997-.


MARK SINNETT
B.S., Mathematics, Texas Christian University, 1976; M.A., 1978, Doctoral Study in Mathematics, 1979-81, The University of Texas at Austin; Lecturer in Mathematics, Concordia Lutheran College, 1978-79; U.G. Marshall Fellow in Mathematics, 1981-83, Lecturer in Mathematics, 1983-84, Kansas University; B.D. (Hons.), Theology, St. Andrews University, 1988; Richard M. Weaver Fellow, 1984-85; Lecturer in Mathematics, San Jacinto College, 1988-89; Ph.D., Systematic Theology, Cambridge University, 1993; Minister of Word and Sacrement, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), 1993-; Minister, First Presbyterian Church, Stephenville, Texas, 1993-98; Visiting Scholar, St. John's College, Cambridge, Summer, 1997; Senior Minister, Clemmons Presbyterian Church, Clemmons, North Carolina, 1998-2000; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2000-.


JEFFREY SMITH
Jeffrey.Smith@sjc.edu
B.A., Philosophy and Political Science, Emory University, 1989; Ph.D., Committee on Social Thought, The University of Chicago, 1997; Lecturer in the College, The University of Chicago, 1994-1997; Visiting Assistant Professor, Political Science, Colgate Unversity, 1998-99; Assistant Professor, Philosophy, Carthage College, 1999-2001; Tutor, St. John's College, 2001.


WALTER STERLING
B.A., St. John's College, 1965; M.A., Pennsylvania State University, 1966; Instructor, Pennsylvania State University 1966-68; Ph.D. Candidate, The Catholic University of America, 1970-74; Editor of St. John's Review and Tutor, St. John's College 1983-.


EDWARD CARY STICKNEY
Cary.Stickney@sjc.edu
B.A., St. John's College, Annapolis, 1975; M.A., Philosophy, Albert-Ludwigs Universitaet, Freiberg, W. Germany, 1979; Tutor, St. John's College, Santa Fe, 1980-; Director of The Graduate Institute, 1994-97.  St. John's College Santa Fe, 2014-Present.


SARAH STICKNEY
Sarah.Stickney@sjc.edu
B.A., St. John's College, 2004; Marchutz School of Art, Aix-en-Provence, France 2004-06; M.F.A., Poetry, University of New Hampshire, 2010; Fulbright Scholar, Bologna, Italy, 2010-11; Instructor, Johns Hopkins SAIS Center, Bologna, Italy, 2011-12; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis 2013-.


ERIC STOLTZFUS
B.A., Music, Goshen College, 1981; M.A., Musicology, and M.S., Library Science, The Catholic University of America, 1991: Music Librarian, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1991-; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1996-.


JASON TIPTON
Jason.Tipton@sjc.edu
B.A., University of California, San Diego, 1993; M.A. Tulane University, 1999; M.S. Tulane University, 2001; Ph.D. Tulane University, 2002. Fulbright Scholar, Greece, 2000-01; Associate Member, American School of Classical Studies, Athens, 2000-01; Tutor, St. John's College, 2002 -.


JOHN TOMARCHIO
B.A., Columbia College, Columbia University, 1984; M.A., 1993, Ph.D., 1996; Lecturer, School of Philosophy, Catholic University of America, 1996; National Fulbright Research Fellow, Rome, 1994-95; National Endowment for the Humanities Post-Doctoral Fellow, Core Curriculum Program, Boston University, 1996-98; Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, Villanova University, 1998-2001; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2001-.


DAVID LEE TOWNSEND
David.Townsend@sjc.edu
AΣN, Jesuit Honor Society 1967--; B.A. Loyola College, 1969; Fellow, Harvard, 1969-1974; M.A. Harvard, 1970; Teacher, Cambridge Free School, 1970-1972; Diplome, Universite de Paris, 1973; Ph.D. Harvard, 1976; J.D. Yale Law School, 1981; Tutor, St. John's College Santa Fe 1974--, Annapolis 1984--; Federal Executive Institute, Visiting Faculty 1999--; Senior Advisor for Seminars, Aspen Institute 2000--; Co-ordinator, AIDS Task Force, Corporate Council on Africa 2001-2002; Moderator, Weidenfeld Scholars Program, Oxford University 2008--.


FAWN TRIGG
B.A., St. John's College, Annapolis, 1988; Ph.D. candidate at the University of Chicago, Committee on Social Thought, 2004-; Faculty, Indiana University Northwest; The School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 2006-.


JOHN VERDI
John.Verdi@sjc.edu
Office: Barr Buchanan 116
Office Phone: 410-295-5547
B.S., Psychology, Fordham University, 1972; M.A., 1974, Ph.D., Philosophy, 1975, University of Southern California; M.A., Cognitive Psychology, University of California, San Diego, 1978; Tutor, St. John's College, Santa Fe, 1975-85; Annapolis, 1985-; Assistant Dean, 1988-91; Director, Graduate Institute in Liberal Education, 1992-95; N.E.H. Chair in Modern Thought, 1997-99.


JOHN F. WHITE
John.White@sjc.edu
Phone: 410-268-6271
B.A., St. John's College, Annapolis, 1965; M.A., The New School for Social Research, 1970; Alvin Johnson Fellow, 1970-71; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1971-.


KENNETH B. WOLFE
Kenneth.Wolfe@sjc.edu
B.A., St. John's College, Santa Fe, 1994; M.A., Latin, University of California at Berkeley, 1996; Ph.D., Classics, University of California at Berkeley, 2000; Visiting Assistant Professor in Classics and Humanities, Reed College, 2000-02; Tutor, St. John's College, Santa Fe, 2002-. St. John's College, Annapolis  -2014; St. John's College, Sante Fe, 2014-;


CORDELL D. K. YEE
Cordell.Yee@sjc.edu
Phone: 410-263-2371
B.A., English, Pomona College, 1977; M.J. Journalism, University of California, Berkeley, 1980; M.A., Chinese, 1981, Ph.D., English, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1989; Associate Researcher, History of Cartography Project, Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1988-89; Tutor, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1989-; Visiting Assistant Scientist, History of Carto­graphy Project, Department of Geo­graphy, Uni­versity of Wisconsin-Madison, Summers of 1990 and 1991.


HOWARD ZEIDERMAN
Howard.Zeiderman@sjc.edu
Dartmouth College, 1962-63; B.A., St. John's College, Annapolis, 1967; M.A., Princeton University, 1972; Princeton National Fellow, 1972; Tutor, St. John's College, Santa Fe, 1973-77, Annapolis, 1978-.

"If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things."
- Descartes