College of Humanities and Social Sciences

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Majors: Directors and Contact Information

Anthropology, BA

Director: Cortney Hughes Rinker
Contact: Cortney Hughes Rinker | 310 Robinson Hall B, MS MSN 3G5 | 703-993-1448
Program email: chughe13@gmu.edu

Art History, BA

Director: Ellen Wiley Todd
Contact: Carrie D. Grabo | 361 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-1249
Program email: etodd@gmu.edu

Childhood and Youth, Concentration in the BA

Director: Shannon N Davis
Contact: Patricia A Masters | 321 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-1432
Program email: pmasters@gmu.edu

Chinese, Concentration in the BA

Concentration Head: Karl Kuan Zhang
Contact: Karl Kuan Zhang | 311 Aquia Building | 703-993-4231
Program email: language@gmu.edu

Communication, BA

Director: Mark C Hopson
Contact: Catherine Wright | 314 Robinson Hall A, MS 3D6 | 703-993-1278
Program email: cdadvice@gmu.edu

Creative Writing, BFA

Contact: Laura Scott | 481 Robinson Hall A, MS 3E4 | 703-993-1179
Program email: lscott@gmu.edu

Criminology, Law and Society, BA

Director: Lisa Newmark
Contact: Stephanie Barnett | 370 Aquia Building, MS 4F4 | 703-993-8314
Program email: sbarnet2@gmu.edu

Criminology, Law and Society, BS

Director: Lisa Newmark
Contact: Stephanie Barnett | 370 Aquia Building, MS 4F4 | 703-993-8314
Program email: sbarnet2@gmu.edu

Deviance, Crime, and Social Control, Concentration in the BA

Director: Shannon N Davis
Contact: Patricia A Masters | 321 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-1432
Program email: pmasters@gmu.edu

Economics, BA

Director: Jason Dunick
Contact: Jason Dunick | 346 Enterprise Hall, MS 3G4 | 703-993-1141
Program email: jdunick@gmu.edu

Economics, BS

Director: Jason Dunick
Contact: Jason Dunick | 346 Enterprise Hall, MS 3G4 | 703-993-1141
Program email: jdunick@gmu.edu

English, BA

Director: J Samaine Lockwood
Contact: Laura Scott | 481 Robinson Hall A, MS 3E4 | 703-993-1179
Program email: lscott@gmu.edu

Environmental and Sustainability Studies, BA

Director: Thomas C Wood
Contact: Lisa Des Jardins | 350 Research Hall, MS 6D4 | 703-993-5336
Program email: ldesjard@gmu.edu

Fiction, Concentration in the BFA

Contact: Laura Scott | 481 Robinson Hall A, MS 3E4 | 703-993-1179
Program email: lscott@gmu.edu

Foreign Languages, BA

Contact: Colleen A Sweet | 330 Aquia Building, MS 3E5 | 703-993-1220
Program email: language@gmu.edu

French, Concentration in the BA

Concentration Head: Janine M Ricouart
Contact: Colleen A Sweet | 330 Aquia Building, MS 3E5 | 703-993-1220
Program email: language@gmu.edu

Global Affairs, BA

Director: Lisa C Breglia
Contact: Ivar Niklas Hultin | 379 Aquia Building, MS 6B4 | 703-993-0
Program email: gloa@gmu.edu

Global Sociology, Concentration in the BA

Director: Shannon N Davis
Contact: Patricia A Masters | 321 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-1432
Program email: pmasters@gmu.edu

History, BA

Director: Jennifer Ritterhouse
Contact: Carrie D. Grabo | 361 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-1249
Program email: cgrabo1@gmu.edu

Individualized Study, BIS

Director: Kenneth Thompson
Contact: Mark A Sistek | 230 Aquia Building, MS 5A9 | 703-993-4568
Program email: msistek@gmu.edu

Inequality and Social Change, Concentration in the BA

Director: Shannon N Davis
Contact: Patricia A Masters | 321 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-1432
Program email: pmasters@gmu.edu

Integrative Studies, BA

Director: Teri K. Slick
Contact: Teri K. Slick | 408 Enterprise Hall | 703-993-1436
Program email: tslick@gmu.edu

Integrative Studies, BS

Director: Teri K. Slick
Contact: Teri K. Slick | 408 Enterprise Hall | 703-993-1436
Program email: tslick@gmu.edu

Interpersonal and Organizational Communication, Concentration in the BA

Director: Mark C Hopson
Contact: Catherine Wright | 314 Robinson Hall A, MS 3D6 | 703-993-1278
Program email: cdadvice@gmu.edu

Journalism, Concentration in the BA

Director: Mark C Hopson
Contact: Catherine Wright | 314 Robinson Hall A, MS 3D6 | 703-993-1278
Program email: cdadvice@gmu.edu

Latin American Studies, BA

Director: Jo-Marie Burt
Contact: Jo-Marie Burt | 213 Robinson Hall A, MS 3F4 | 703-993-1413
Program email: jmburt@gmu.edu

Managerial Economics, Concentration in the BS

Director: Jason Dunick
Contact: Jason Dunick | 346 Enterprise Hall, MS 3G4 | 703-993-1141
Program email: jdunick@gmu.edu

Media Production and Criticism, Concentration in the BA

Director: Mark C Hopson
Contact: Catherine Wright | 314 Robinson Hall A, MS 3D6 | 703-993-1278
Program email: cdadvice@gmu.edu

Neuroscience, BS

Director: Jane M Flinn
Program email: neurosci@gmu.edu

Nonfiction, Concentration in the BFA

Contact: Laura Scott | 481 Robinson Hall A, MS 3E4 | 703-993-1179
Program email: lscott@gmu.edu

Philosophy, BA

Director: Emmett L Holman
Contact: Emmett L Holman | 459 Robinson Hall B, MS 3F1 | 703-993-1329
Program email: eholman@gmu.edu

Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, Concentration in the BA

Director: Jason Dunick
Contact: Jason Dunick | 346 Enterprise Hall, MS 3G4 | 703-993-1141
Program email: jdunick@gmu.edu

Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, Concentration in the BA

Director: Ann M Ludwick
Contact: Ann M Ludwick | 204 Robinson Hall A, MS 3F4 | 703-993-1415
Program email: gvip@gmu.edu

Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, Concentration in the BA

Director: Emmett L Holman
Contact: Emmett L Holman | 459 Robinson Hall B, MS 3F1 | 703-993-1329
Program email: eholman@gmu.edu

Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, Concentration in the BS

Director: Jason Dunick
Contact: Jason Dunick | 346 Enterprise Hall, MS 3G4 | 703-993-1141
Program email: jdunick@gmu.edu

Poetry, Concentration in the BFA

Contact: Laura Scott | 481 Robinson Hall A, MS 3E4 | 703-993-1179
Program email: lscott@gmu.edu

Political Communication, Concentration in the BA

Director: Mark C Hopson
Contact: Catherine Wright | 314 Robinson Hall A, MS 3D6 | 703-993-1278
Program email: cdadvice@gmu.edu

Psychology, BA

Director: Eden B King
Contact: Michael E Hurley | 2086 David King Hall | 703-993-1384
Program email: ugpsyc@gmu.edu

Psychology, BS

Director: Eden B King
Contact: Michael E Hurley | 2086 David King Hall | 703-993-1384
Program email: ugpsyc@gmu.edu

Public Relations, Concentration in the BA

Director: Mark C Hopson
Contact: Catherine Wright | 314 Robinson Hall A, MS 3D6 | 703-993-1278
Program email: cdadvice@gmu.edu

Religious Studies, BA

Director: John Turner
Contact: Maria M Dakake | 445 Robinson Hall B, MS 3F1 | 703-993-3582
Program email: mdakakem@gmu.edu

Russian and Eurasian Studies, BA

Director: James S. Levine
Contact: James S. Levine | 315 Aquia Building | 703-993-1233
Program email: jlevin2@gmu.edu

Sociology, BA

Director: Shannon N Davis
Contact: Patricia A Masters | 321 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-1432
Program email: pmasters@gmu.edu

Spanish, Concentration in the BA

Concentration Head: Esperanza Roman-Mendoza
Contact: Colleen A Sweet | 330 Aquia Building, MS 3E5 | 703-993-1220
Program email: language@gmu.edu