Social Sciences: Faculty

faculty and staff Our faculty members are experienced teachers and respected scholars in their fields. The Social Sciences Department prides itself on maintaining open and engaging faculty-student relationships. They're dedicated to helping you put together a program to meet your needs.

Core Faculty

Jeremy Rich

Jeremy Rich , Ph.D., Chair
Professor of History
-African and world history, colonialism and Central African history (Gabon, Democratic Republic of Congo)
Alexander Vari

Alexander Vari , Ph.D.
Professor of History
-European history, Latin American history, urban studies
Patrick Seffrin

Patrick Seffrin , Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Sociology/Criminal Justice
-Criminology, criminal justice, sociology
Adam Shprintzen

Adam Shprintzen , Ph.D.
Associate Professor
-Urban History, Labor History, Environmental History (Passed with distinction)
Rick Duque, Ph.D.

Rick Duque, Ph.D.
Per Annum Instructor
-Sociology, Environmental Sociology