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Faculty & Staff

Peter Christensen

Christensen, Peter

Assistant Professor of Art History | (585) 276-7173
516 Morey Hall

Interests: 19th and 20th century architectural history, particularly Europe and North America’s international engagement with the Islamic world; history and aesthetics of infrastructure and industry; historicism; cartography and architecture; critical digital humanities

Elizabeth Colantoni

Colantoni, Elizabeth

Assistant Professor of Classics | (585) 275-9360
429 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Roman, Italic, and Etruscan Art and Archaeology; Roman religion; early Rome

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Frontz, Stephanie

Art Librarian and Head of the Art/Music Library | (585) 275-4476
G135 Rush Rhees Library

Nicholas Gresens

Gresens, Nicholas

Senior Lecturer in Classics | (585) 275-5112
435 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Latin and Greek Language; Imperial Greek Prose; Ancient Geography, Topography, and Historiograpy

T. Emil Homerin

Homerin, T. Emil

Professor of Religion
Chair for Department of Religion and Classics | (585) 275-4760
424 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Islam; Arabic Literature; Mysticism

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Jarvis, Michael J.

Associate Professor of History
Director of Digital Media Studies Program; Director of Smiths Island Archaeology Project | (585) 275-4558
455 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Early American Social and Economic History; Atlantic World Networks; Bermuda and the Caribbean; Maritime Labor and Culture

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Kaeuper, Richard W.

Professor of History | (585) 275-7878
441 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Medieval Britain and Continental Europe

John Lambropoulos

Lambropoulos, John

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Professor, Materials Science
Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Senior Scientist, Laboratory for Laser Energetics
Chair, Materials Science Graduate Recruiting Committee | (585) 275-4071
236 Hopeman

Interests: Micromechanics; Mechanics & Materials Issues in Optics Manufacturing; Defect Generation During Crystal Growth

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Lenoe, Matthew E.

Associate Professor of History
Department Chair | (585) 275-9355
370 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Russian and Soviet History; Stalinist Culture and Politics; History of Mass Media; Soviet Soldiers in World War II; Russia in East Asia; Leninism in World History

Deborah Modrak

Modrak, Deborah

Professor of Philosophy | (585) 275-8111
527 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Aristotle; History of Ancient Philosophy; Philosophy of Mind

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Morens, Heather

Academic Advisor, Multidisciplinary Studies Center
203 Lattimore Hall

Renato Perucchio

Perucchio, Renato

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Program Director, Archaeology, Technology, and Historical Structures | (585) 275-4069
415 Hopeman Hall

Interests: Computational solid and structural mechanics; Engineering practices in Classical Antiquity

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Saab, A. Joan

Associate Professor, Art History/Visual and Cultural Studies
Chair for Department of Art and Art History | (585) 275-7922
506 Morey Hall

Interests: Twentieth-century American cultural history; media and culture; urban and community studies; popular culture; cultural studies; aesthetic categories and values

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Smith, Alexander

Adjunct Instructor of Art and Art History

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Wolfe, Robert

Adjunct Instructor of Art and Art History