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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

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. Master, Wilson College

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

Associated Faculty

Jeremy I. Adelman
Walter Samuel Carpenter III Professor of Spanish Civilization & Culture; Professor of History

Vera S. Candiani
Associate Professor of History

Bruno Carvalho
Associate Professor of Spanish & Portuguese Languages & Cultures

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

Fernando Codá Santos Cavalcanti Marques
Professor of Mathematics

Esther Roseli da Costa Azevedo 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

Pedro Meira Monteiro
Professor of Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Cultures. Chair, Department of Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Cultures

Nick Nesbitt
Professor of French and Italian

M. Gabriela Nouzeilles
Emory L. Ford Professor of Spanish. Professor of Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Cultures

Stephen W. Pacala
Frederick D. Petrie Professor in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Grigore Pop-Eleches
Associate Professor of Politics and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School

Rachel Price
Associate Professor of Spanish & Portuguese Languages & Cultures. Jonathan Dickinson Bicentennial Preceptor

Ignacio Rodríguez-Iturbe
James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering. Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Esteban A. Rossi-Hansberg
Theodore A. Wells '29 Professor of Economics and International Affairs

Irene V. Small
Assistant Professor of Art and Archaeology

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. Ralph O. Glendinning University Preceptor

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; Acting Director, Program in Latino Studies

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 in Public & International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School

Magaly Sanchez R.
Senior Researcher, Office of Population Research