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The Faculty of the Freshman Seminars

in the Residential Colleges

A

Ilhan Aksay, Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering
FRS 133 Materials World

Danielle Allen, Professor, Institute of Advanced Study – School of Social Science
FRS 135 Education, Freedom and Equality

Sarah M. Anderson, Lecturer in English and the Council of the Humanities
FRS 183 The Fantasy of the Middle Ages: Stories and Storytelling

B

Margaret Beissinger, Lecturer in Slavic Languages and Literatures
FRS 167 Narratives of Identity in the Other Europe: Reading Culture in the Balkans

Manjul Bhargava, The Brandon Fradd, Class of 1983, Professor of Mathematics
FRS 174 The Mathematics of Magic Tricks and Games

Mark Burstein, Executive Vice President
FRS 169 The University: Patron of Architecture or Rapacious Developer

C

Daniela Campello, Assistant Professor of Politics and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School
FRS 102 Democracy and Development in Latin America

Bruno Carvalho, Assistant Professor of Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Cultures
FRS 137 Soccer and Latin America: Politics, History, Popular Culture

Ellen Chances, Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures
FRS 134 What Makes for a Meaningful Life? A Search

Alan Chimacoff, Lecturer in Architecture
FRS 117 Eye of the Tiger: Reading Buildings

Jane Cox, Lecturer in Theater
FRS 104 Light in Artistic Expression

D

Jean-Christophe de Swaan, Lecturer in Economics
FRS 151 Ethics in Financial Markets

Brigid Doherty, Associate Professor of German and Art and Archaeology
FRS 153 Things Come to Life: Explorations in Modern and Contemporary Art

E

Christopher Eisgruber, Provost. Laurance S. Rockefeller Professor of Public Affairs in the Woodrow Wilson School and the University Center for Human Values
FRS 139 The Supreme Court and Constitutional Democracy

F

Harold Feiveson, Senior Research Policy Analyst, Woodrow Wilson School and the Program on Science and Global Security
FRS 171 Scientists Against Time: The Role of Science in WWII and Its Legacies

Christiane Fellbaum, Lecturer in Computer Science
FRS 116 The Evolution of Human Language

Edward Felten, Professor of Computer Science and Public Affairs
FRS 101 Facebook: The Social Impact of Social Networks 

Marc Fleurbaey, The Robert E. Kuenne Professor in Economics and Humanistic Studies in the Woodrow Wilson School and the University Center for Human Values
FRS 148 Capitalism, Utopia and Social Justice

G

Sheldon Garon, Nissan Professor in Japanese Studies. Professor of History and East Asian Studies
FRS 118 Atomic Bombing and Firebombing Cities in World War II: Morality, Science and Race

Adele Goldberg, Professor of Linguistics in the Council of Humanities
FRS 173 Language Acquisition: What Not to Say

Noreen Goldman, Hughes-Rogers Professor of Demography and Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School
FRS 155 Health Concerns in the 21st Century

Elizabeth Gould, Professor of Psychology and the Princeton Neuroscience Institute. Co-Director, Program in Neuroscience
FRS 119 The Changing Brain: Plasticity and Regeneration During Development and Adulthood

H

Christopher Hailey, Lecturer in Music
FRS 175 From Berlin to Hollywood

Elizabeth Harman, Associate Professor of Philosophy and the University Center for Human Values
FRS 121 Designing Life: The Ethics of Creation 

Olga Hasty, Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures
FRS 141 Forgiveness

Wendy Heller, Professor of Music
FRS 103 Listening at the Museum: A History of Music Through the Visual Arts

Patricia Hoffbauer, Lecturer in Dance and the Lewis Center for the Arts
FRS 185 Bodies in Cultural Landscapes

William Howarth, Professor of English, Emeritus
FRS 150 Walden in Our Time

K

Deborah Kaple, Associate Research Scholar and Lecturer in Sociology
FRS 143 The Soviet Gulag

Anna Katsnelson, Assistant Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures
FRS 145 What Is Modern?

Joshua Katz, Professor of Classics
FRS 123 Wordplay: A Wry Plod from Babel to Scrabble

Stanley Katz, Lecturer with the Rank of Professor in Public and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School
FRS 157 Philanthropy: Can We Make This a Better World Through Generosity?

Sheila Kohler, Lecturer in Creative Writing and the Lewis Center for the Arts
FRS 159 How Does She Do It? Joyce Carol Oates: Fiction and Essays

L

Andrea LaPaugh, Professor of Computer Science
FRS 125 Friending, Following and Finding

Christina Lee, Associate Research Scholar, Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Cultures
FRS 147 Discovering "Don Quixote de la Mancha": Then and Now

Natasha Lee, Assistant Professor of French and Italian
FRS 176 The Literature and Politics of Encounter

David Leheny, Henry Wendt III ’55 Professor of East Asian Studies
FRS 177 Bad A$$ Asians: Crime, Vice and Morality in East Asia

Michael Lemonick, Lecturer in Astrophysical Sciences
FRS 120 Life on Mars — or Maybe Not

Thomas Leonard, Research Scholar, the Council of Humanities
FRS 178 Divided We Stand: Economic Inequality and Its Discontents

Thomas Levin, Associate Professor of German
FRS 127 New Media, Old Media, Dead Media: Introduction to Media Archaeology

Michael Litchman, Lecturer in Psychology
FRS 161 When Adolescence Goes Wrong: What They Didn’t Tell You

Michael Littman, Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
FRS 106 Art and Science of Motorcycle Design

Ellen Lockhart, Lecturer in the Council of the Humanities and Music. Link-Cotsen Postdoctoral Fellow in the Society of Fellows
FRS 105 Music and Animation from Ovid to Disney

M

Nancy Malkiel, Professor of History
FRS 149 Coeducation

Adam Maloof, Assistant Professor of Geosciences
FRS 187 Earth’s Environments and Ancient Civilizations (in Cyprus)

Federico Marcon, Assistant Professor of East Asian Studies and History
FRS 122 Who Was the Last Samurai?

Ronald McCoy, University Architect, Office of the University Architect
FRS 169 The University: Patron of Architecture or Rapacious Developer

Pedro Meira Monteiro, Associate Professor of Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Cultures
FRS 180 Race and the History of Racism in Brazil: An Alternative to the United States?

Lisa L. Miller, Fellow in the Program in Law and Public Affairs
FRS 107 Should the Mob Rule? Democracy, Crime and Punishment

Susanna Moore, Lecturer in Creative Writing and the Lewis Center for the Arts
FRS 189 Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Wisdom of Crowds

Anne Morel-Kraepiel, Lecturer in Chemistry and Freshman Seminars
FRS 124 The Everglades Today and Tomorrow: Global Change and the Impact of Human Activities on the Biosphere

Simon Morrison, Professor of Music
FRS 109 What Is Ballet?

Mahiri Mwita, Lecturer in Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies
FRS 152 How Not to Go to Africa

N

Kathleen Nolan, Lecturer in Sociology and Freshman Seminars
FRS 182 The Dreamkeepers: Education Reform and the Urban Teaching Experience

Guy Nordenson, Professor of Architecture
FRS 108 Design, Craft and Ethical Value

O

Chika Okeke-Agulu, Assistant Professor of Art and Archaeology and African American Studies
FRS 154 Contemporary African Art Since 1980

P

Nathaniel Persily, Fellow in the Program in Law and Public Affairs
FRS 179 The Law of Democracy and Elections

Samuel Philander, Knox Taylor Professor of Geosciences
FRS 162 Controversies in Science: Past and Present

Sara Poor, Associate Professor of German
FRS 110 The Arthurian Legend in Literature and Film

Rachel Price, Assistant Professor of Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Cultures
FRS 191 Network Society: Global and Local

Jason Puchalla, Lecturer in Physics
FRS 112 Light, Camera, Action

R

James Richardson, Professor of Creative Writing in the Lewis Center for the Arts and English
FRS 138 Life Is Short, Art Is Really Short 
 
Catherine Riihimaki, Associate Director, Science Education, Council on Science and Technology
FRS 160  Water and the Environment
 
Daniel Rodgers, Henry Charles Lea Professor of History
FRS 140 Does Poverty Have a History?

Ignacio Rodríguez-Iturbe, James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
FRS 111 Water: Keystone for Sustainable Development

Lawrence Rosen, William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Anthropology
FRS 156 Islam in the West

S

Volker Schröder, Associate Professor of French and Italian
FRS 158 Into the Woods! What Disney Didn’t Tell You About Fairy Tales

Stephen Schultze, Associate Director, Center for Information Technology and Policy
FRS 101 Facebook: The Social Impact of Social Networks

Harold T. Shapiro, President of the University, Emeritus. Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School
FRS 163, Technology and Public Policy

Daniel Sheffield, Lecturer in the Council of the Humanities
FRS 142 From the Arabian Nights to the Prince of Persia: Orientalism in Literature and Film

Justin Sheffield, Research Scholar, Civil and Environmental Engineering
FRS 195 Global Environmental Change: Science, Technology and Policy

Paul Sigmund, Professor of Politics, Emeritus. Lecturer with the Rank of Professor in the University Center for Human Values and Freshman Seminars
FRS 164 Cancelled Liberalism and Religion: Culture War or Mutual Support?

Lee Silver, Professor of Molecular Biology and Public Affairs
FRS 129 Exploring Human Genomes and the Future of Human Beings

Frederik Simons, Assistant Professor of Geosciences
FRS 187 Earth’s Environments and Ancient Civilizations (in Cyprus)

Stacey Sinclair, Associate Professor of Psychology and African American Studies
FRS 114 Social Contagion

Joanna Smith, Cypriot Iron-Age Scholar, Art and Archaeology. Lecturer in Computer Science
FRS 193 City of Gold: Archaeology and Exhibition

Alexander Somek, Fellow in the Program in Law and Public Affairs
FRS 131 Constitutionalism 3.0

David Spergel, Charles A. Young Professor of Astronomy on the Class of 1897 Foundation. Professor of Astrophysical Sciences
FRS 126 Imagining Other Worlds

Susan Stewart, Avalon Foundation University Professor in the Humanities. Professor of English
FRS 113 What Makes a Poem Endure? 24 Lyric Masterpieces

T

Thomas Trezise, Professor of French and Italian
FRS 128 Representing the Holocaust

Edwin Turner, Professor of Astrophysical Sciences
FRS 120 Life on Mars or Maybe Not

V

Susan VanderKam, Lecturer in Chemistry
FRS 184 The Chemistry of Color

Maurizio Viroli, Professor of Politics
FRS 181 Rhetoric and Politics

W

Kathryn Wagner, Lecturer in Chemistry
FRS 166 The Chemistry of Magic

Rob Wegman, Associate Professor of Music
FRS 168 Joan of Arc

Paul Willis, Lecturer with the Rank of Professor in Sociology
FRS 165 Work

Eric Wood, Susan Dod Brown Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
FRS 195 Global Environmental Change: Science, Technology and Policy

Y

Ali Yazdani, Professor of Physics
FRS 170 Exotic Quantum States of Matter

Z

Ivan Zaknic, Visiting Professor of Architecture
FRS 130 Architects in Quest of the Ideal City

Anna Zayaruznaya, Assistant Professor of Music
FRS 132 Musical Passions

Nino Zchomelidse, Assistant Professor of Art and Archaeology
FRS 144 Knowledge, Holiness and Pleasure: The Illustrated Book in the Medieval World

Eileen Zerba, Senior Lecturer in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
FRS 115 Responses of Freshwater Systems to Atmospheric Acid Deposition