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Faculty

The Program in Latin American Studies currently has associated faculty in African American Studies, Anthropology, Architecture, Art & Archaeology, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Comparative Literature, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Economics, English, French and Italian, History, Music, Politics, Religion, Sociology, Spanish & Portuguese Languages & Cultures, and the Woodrow Wilson School of Public & International Affairs.

Reflecting its commitment to support and advance the work of its associated faculty, PLAS offers research funding and supports faculty travel to scholarly conferences.

Director

Rubén Gallo
Walter S. Carpenter, Jr., Professor in Language, Literature, and Civilization of Spain. Professor of Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Cultures. Director, Program in Latin American Studies

Acting Director

Pedro Meira Monteiro
Professor of Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Cultures. Acting Director, Program in Latin American Studies

Executive Committee

João G. Biehl
Susan Dod Brown Professor of Anthropology; Co-Director, Program in Global Health and Health Policy

Eduardo Cadava
Professor of English

Beatriz Colomina

Professor of Architecture; Director Program in Media and Modernity

Robert Karl
Assistant Professor of History

Douglas S. Massey
Henry G. Bryant Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School; Director, Office of Population Research; Director, Program in Population Studies

Alexandra T. Vazquez

Assistant Professor of English and African American Studies

Associated Faculty

Jeremy I. Adelman
Walter Samuel Carpenter III Professor of Spanish Civilization & Culture; Professor of History; Director, Council on International Teaching & Research

Vera S. Candiani
Associate Professor of History

Bruno Carvalho
Assistant Professor of Spanish & Portuguese Languages & Cultures

Miguel Ángel Centeno
Professor of Sociology and International Affairs; Chair, Department of Sociology.

Professor of Mathematics

Esther da Costa Meyer
Professor of Art and Archaeology
 
Jessica Delgado
Assistant Professor of Religion

Susana Draper

Associate Professor of Comparative Literature

Thomas Fujiwara

Assistant Professor of Economics

Mario I. Gandelsonas
Class of 1913 Lecturer in Architecture; Professor of Architecture; Director, Center of Architecture, Infrastructure and Urbanism in the School of Architecture
 
James L. Gould
Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
 
Javier Guerrero
Assistant Professor of Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Cultures
 
Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann
Marquand Professor of Arts & Archaeology
 
John B. Londregan
Professor of Politics and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School
 
Noriko Manabe
Assistant Professor of Music
 
Nick Nesbitt
Professor of French and Italian; Chair, Department of French and Italian
 
M. Gabriela Nouzeilles
Emory L. Ford Professor of Spanish. Professor of Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Cultures. Chair, Department of Spanish and Portuguese Languages
 
Stephen W. Pacala
Frederick D. Petrie Professor in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; Director, Princeton Environmental Institute
 
Grigore Pop-Eleches
Associate Professor of Politics and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School
 
Alejandro Portes
Howard Harrison & Gabrielle Snyder Beck Professor of Sociology
 
Rachel Price
Assistant Professor of Spanish & Portuguese Languages & Cultures
 
Ignacio Rodríguez-Iturbe
James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering
 

Esteban A. Rossi-Hansberg
Professor of Economics and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School

Irene V. Small

Assistant Professor of Art and Archaeology

Edward E. Telles

Professor of Sociology

Marta Tienda
Maurice P. During Professor in Demographic Studies; Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School; Director, Program in Latino Studies

Tom S. Vogl
Assistant Professor of Economics and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School

Deborah J. Yashar
Professor of Politics and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School


Sits with Committee

Fernando Acosta-Rodríguez
Librarian for Latin American Studies

Kelly C. Baum
Preston H. Haskell, Class of 1960, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Art Museum

M. Patricia Fernández-Kelly
Senior Lecturer in Sociology

Ana María Goldani
Associate Research Scholar, Sociology

Bryan R. Just
Peter Jay Sharp Curator and Lecturer in the Art of the Ancient Americas, Art Museum

Stanley N. Katz
Lecturer with rank of Professor, Public & International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School; Director, Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies

Magaly Sanchez R.
Senior Researcher
Office of Population Research