Recent Graduate Student Placement


DuBois, Marlene. Suffolk County Community College, Brentwood, NY. Assistant Professor, English

Toke, Lilla. Rochester Institute of Technology. Assistant Professor of Liberal Arts, tenure-track. National Technical Institute for the Deaf


Latif, Amir. Marlboro College. Assistant Professor of Religion, tenure-track.


Bakola, Emily. Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece. Lecturer, American Literature & Culture

Lu, Xiaoning. School of Oriental & African Studies (SOAS), Department of Languages of China & Inner Asia. Lecturer, tenure-track.

Thomas, Ketty. Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI. Assistant Professor, tenure-track, English & Rhetoric


Kim, Hyo. Medgar Evers College (CUNY). Assistant Professor, tenure-track.

Skrodzka-Bates, Agnes. Clemson University, Assistant Professor, tenure-track, English

Slade, Andrew. University of Dayton, Assistant Professor, tenure-track, Philosophy

Szolosi, Stephen. St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia. Assistant Professor of English, tenure-track.


Dalleo, Rafe. Florida Atlantic University, Assistant Professor, tenure-track, English

Albanese, Jennifer. SUNY, Stony Brook, Lecturer, Writing Pogram


Anshen, David. University of Texas - Pan American, Assistant Professor, tenure-track, English

Fabry, Andrea. Former CEO, Grounds for Sculpture.

Gilbert, Deborah Anne. Modesto Junior College, Assistant Professor, English

Wo, Chingling. Sonoma State University, Assistant Professor, tenure-track, English


Edwin, Steve. New Jersey City University, Assistant Professor, tenure-track, English

Pittman, Michael. Albany College of Pharmacy, Assistant Professor, tenure-track, Humanities


Gilbert, Deborah. State University of San Jose, Instructor, Interdisciplinary Studies

Janis, Michael. Morehouse College (GA), Assistant Professor, tenure-track, English

Latif, Amer. Marlboro College (VT), Professor, tenure-track, Religion

Mathews, Cristina. Bloomsberg University of Pennsylvania, Assistant Professor, tenure-track, English

Slade, Andrew. University of Dayton, Visiting Assistant Professor, Philosophy


Choe, Youngjeen. Yonsei University (Korea), Assistant Professor, tenure-track, English

Kendall, Stuart.  Eastern Kentucky University, Assistant Professor, Humanities


Andrade, Maria. Baruch College, Assistant Professor, tenure-track, Comparative Studies, Black & Hispanic Studies

Huang, Tsung-yi. National Taiwan Normal University, Assistant Professor, tenure-track, English

Kleypas, Kathryn. Queensborough Community College, Assistant Professor, tenure-track, English

Li, Chi-she. National Taiwan Normal University, Assistant Professor, tenure-track, Foreign Languages and Literatures

Marderness, William. SUNY, Stony Brook, Lecturer, Writing Pogram

Ogi, Fusami. Chikushi Jogakuen College, Fukuoka, Japan, Associate Professor, English

Silvers, Laury. Skidmore College, Assistant Professor, tenure-track, Religion and Philosophy


Calvin, Ritch. SUNY Stony Brook, Assistant Professor, Cultural Analysis and Theory

Statkiewicz, Max. University of Wisconsin, Madison, Associate Professor, tenure-track, Comparative Literature


Leming, Mary. Huntington High School, ESL teacher, tenure-track


Juarbe, Rosa Maria. University of Puerto Rico

Lutz, John. C.W. Post, Assistant Professor, tenure-track

Park, Jin Young. American University, Washington, Assistant Professor - tenure track, Philosophy & Religion


Hurley, Leslie. CUNY Bronx Community College, tenure-track

Lin, Tricia. Southern Connecticut State University, Director and Professor, tenured, Women's Studies

Moukhlis, Salah. California State University, San Marcos, Assistant Professor, tenure-track, Literature & Writing Studies


Krapp, John. Hofstra University, Assistant Professor, English and Teaching Fellow of Interdisciplinary Studies

Li, Chen-ya. National Central University of Taiwan, tenure-track

Moran, Ana. Suffolk Community College, adjunct

Mu, Aili. Iowa State University, Assistant Professor, Foreign Languages & Literatures

Mucher, Walter. University of Puerto Rico, tenure-track

Somigli, Luca. University of Toronto, Associate Professor, tenured, Italian Studies

Wishnia, Kenneth. Suffolk County Community College, Assistant Professor, English



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Spring 2016


CAT Graduate Colloquium

Wednesday, March 23rd, from 1:00 - 2:20 in Frey Hall 105.

Our speakers include: 

Kathryn Silverstein, "Crime, Time, and the Corporeal in Julia Kristeva's Possessions"

Mark Pingree, "Cosmic Pessimism: Catastrophe, Trauma and Extinction"

Shruti Mukherjee, "Activism during Siege: Rise of Hindu Nationalist Right Wing in India"

CAT Graduate Colloquium

Wednesday, February 10th, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. 

Humanities Institute, Room#1008

Speakers and Titles: 

Spatiality, Cognitive Ecology, Here 

Professor John Lutterbie, "Gutters and Panels"

David Rodriguez, "Environment at Scale"


Fall 2015

Cultural Analysis and Theory -Graduate Student Conference


2015 Stony Brook University, Dept. of Cultural Analysis and Theory, Graduate Student Conference

Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015

SBU Manhattan

387 Park Avenue South, 3rd Floor

New York, NY 10016


2015 CAT Colloquium

Wednesday, October 28th, from 1:00 - 2:20 p.m.

Humanities Institute room#1008

Speakers and Titles:

Professor E.K. Tan, “From Exile to Queer Homecoming: Chen Xue’s A Wife’s Diary (2012)"

Yalda Hamidi, “'Diasporic Literature as a Feminist Genre: Re-reading Persepolis and Reading Lolita in Tehran"


Co-Sponsored Events:

Black History Month

Keynote speaker Sonia Sanchez poet, educator, and lecturer on Black Culture and Literature, Women’s Liberation and Racial Justice. 

Wednesday, January 27
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Student Activities Center Gelber Auditorium

DANTE WORLDS Echoes, Places, Questions -- A Conference on the 750th Anniversary of Dante's Birth 
Wednesday,  December 2, 2015 
Charles B. Wang Lecture Hall 29:30 am to 5:30 pm

English Graduate Student Conference - Spring 2016
Speaking Text(s): Communication in the Humanities

Kadji Amin published "'Blesser' le spectateur blanc américain: Les Nègres aux États-Unis, 1961-64 et 2003" in Études françaises.

Kadji Amin has been awarded a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship on SEX at the University of Pennsylvania Humanities Forum for the 2015-16 academic year.

Kadji Amin has been awarded a Humanities Institute at Stony Brook Faculty Fellowship for Spring semester of 2015 for the completion of his book, Queer Attachments.

Raiford Guins "Punk archaeologists" explain that they went looking for more than just video-game cartridges in a New Mexico landfill.  

Nancy Hiemstra has been selected to receive the 2014-15 Graduate and Faculty Research Program in the Arts, Humanities and Lettered Social Sciences.

Robert Harvey has been appointed to the rank of Distinguished Professor.

Izabela Kalinowska-Blackwood is curating a film series at the IWM in Vienna.


Marcus Brock has been selected to receive the Turner Conference Travel Award to participation in the "Audiovisualtopia" taking place in Madrid, Spain beginning on 10/23/2015. 

Beth Tsai has been selected to receive the 2014-15 Graduate and Faculty Research Program in the Arts, Humanities and Lettered Social Sciences.

Kudos Newsletter 

        May 2016

The Humanities Institute

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