Kathryn Dickason

Religion // 2018–2020
Kathryn Dickason received her Ph.D. in Religious Studies from Stanford University. She focuses on Western medieval Christianity (c. 1200-1450), with particular interests in performance, ritual, gender, iconography, French literature, Dante, dance history, aesthetics, and medievalism.

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Christopher Fleming

Religion // 2018–2020
Christopher Fleming (DPhil Oriental Studies, Balliol College, Oxford) studies Sanskrit jurisprudential literature (Dharmaśāstra), with a particular focus on issues regarding property and personhood.

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Sayd Randle

Anthropology // 2018–2020
Sayd Randle is an ethnographer and a political ecologist. She received her Ph.D. from Yale’s combined degree program in Anthropology and Forestry & Environmental Studies in 2018.

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Sara Sligar

English // 2018–2020
Sara Sligar received her Ph.D. in English from the University of Pennsylvania. She works on the representation of criminal justice in 20th- and 21st-century American literature, film, and television.

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Jason Nguyen

Art History // 2017–2019
Jason Nguyen studies early modern architecture, urbanism, and landscape in Europe and its colonies, with particular interests in the relationship between theory and practice, the impact of science and technology, archeology and antiquarianism, and early modern aesthetic philosophies.

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Christopher Findeisen

English // 2017–2019
Christopher Findeisen’s research centers on American literature and critical theory. Using the academic novel as its point of entry, his current book project–under contract with Johns Hopkins University Press–considers what it means for our culture to imagine higher education as an institution of social equality in an increasingly unequal world.

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Monica Solomon

Philosophy // 2017–2019
Monica Solomon received her Ph.D. in History and Philosophy of Science from the Reilly Center and the Department of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame. Her main research is at the intersection between the philosophy of science, metaphysics, and the philosophy of mathematical practice. She is interested in topics in the history of the philosophy of space, time, and gravity research, early modern philosophy, and the ethical and political dimensions of the scientific practice.

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Mostafa Hussein

Religion // 2017–2019
Mostafa Hussein received his Ph.D. from the Department of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies at Brandeis University in 2017. His research, in general, focuses on the encounter between Jews and Islam in modern times.

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Aaron Wile

Art History // 2017–2019
Aaron Wile received his Ph.D. in History of Art and Architecture from Harvard University in 2017. He studies European art between 1600 and 1900, with a focus on France during the long eighteenth century.

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