The Faculty

The Faculty

The academic core of the program is the extraordinary faculty who serve as teachers, mentors, and research partners throughout this journey. They provide advice on curriculum and career choices, and open the door to internships, fellowships, and other academically enriching opportunities.

Evan Mandery
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Criminal Justice
JD Harvard Law School
Expertise: Capital Punishment

John T. Matteson PhD
Distinguished Professor, Department of English
JD Harvard Law School
PhD English, Columbia University

Mark McBeth PhD
Associate Professor, Department of English
PhD Rhetoric and Composition, Graduate Center of the City University of New York
Expertise: Rhetoric and Composition, Queer Theory, Pedagogy

Gregory Umbach PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of History
PhD     Cornell University
MA       Cornell University
BA        Northwestern University
Expertise: Public housing; post-war New York City; history of the Church of Latter-Day Saints