College of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Majors: Directors and Contact Information

Advertising, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

Anthropology, BA

Director: Daniel H Temple
Contact: Lindsey Thomas | 365 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-5639
Program email: lthoma19@gmu.edu

Applied Global Conservation, Concentration in the BS

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

Art History, BA

Director: Lawrence E. Butler
Contact: Carrie D. Grabo | 361 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-1249
Program email: lbutler@gmu.edu

Business and Sustainability, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Lisa Des Jardins | 416 B Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-5336
Program email: ldesjard@gmu.edu

Childhood Studies, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

Childhood and Youth, Concentration in the BA

Director: Dae Young Kim
Contact: Lindsey Thomas | 365 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-5639
Program email: lthoma19@gmu.edu

Chinese, Concentration in the BA

Concentration Head: Karl Kuan Zhang
Contact: Karl Kuan Zhang | 311 Aquia Building, MS 3E5 | 703-993-4231
Program email: language@gmu.edu

Climate Change and Society, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Lisa Des Jardins | 416 B Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-5336
Program email: ldesjard@gmu.edu

Communication, BA

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

Creative Writing, BFA

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

Criminal Justice, Concentration in the BS

Director: Lisa Newmark
Contact: Stephanie Barnett | 370 Aquia Building, MS 4F4 | 703-993-3514
Program email: sbarnet2@gmu.edu

Criminology, Law and Society, BA

Director: Lisa Newmark
Contact: Stephanie Barnett | 370 Aquia Building, MS 4F4 | 703-993-3514
Program email: sbarnet2@gmu.edu

Criminology, Law and Society, BS

Director: Lisa Newmark
Contact: Stephanie Barnett | 370 Aquia Building, MS 4F4 | 703-993-3514
Program email: sbarnet2@gmu.edu

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

Director: Dae Young Kim
Contact: Lindsey Thomas | 365 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-5639
Program email: lthoma19@gmu.edu

Early Childhood Education, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

Economics, BA

Director: Jason Dunick
Contact: Jason Dunick | D155 Mason Hall, MS 3G4 | 703-993-1141
Program email: jdunick@gmu.edu

Economics, BS

Director: Jason Dunick
Contact: Jason Dunick | D155 Mason Hall, MS 3G4 | 703-993-1141
Program email: jdunick@gmu.edu

Elementary Education, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

English, BA

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

Environmental Economics, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Lisa Des Jardins | 416 B Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-5336
Program email: ldesjard@gmu.edu

Environmental Policy and Politics, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Lisa Des Jardins | 416 B Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-5336
Program email: ldesjard@gmu.edu

Environmental and Sustainability Studies, BA

Director: Andrew Wingfield
Contact: Lisa Des Jardins | 416 B Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-5336
Program email: ldesjard@gmu.edu

Equity and Environmental Justice, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Lisa Des Jardins | 416 B Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-5336
Program email: ldesjard@gmu.edu

Fiction, Concentration in the BFA

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

Global Affairs, BA

Contact: Niklas Hultin | 703-993-5778
Program email: ihultin@gmu.edu

Global Sociology, Concentration in the BA

Director: Dae Young Kim
Contact: Lindsey Thomas | 365 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-5639
Program email: lthoma19@gmu.edu

History, BA

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

Homeland Security and Justice, Concentration in the BS

Director: Lisa Newmark
Contact: Stephanie Barnett | 370 Aquia Building, MS 4F4 | 703-993-3514
Program email: sbarnet2@gmu.edu

Individualized, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

Individualized, Concentration in the BS

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@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: Dae Young Kim
Contact: Lindsey Thomas | 365 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-5639
Program email: lthoma19@gmu.edu

Integrative Studies, BA

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

Integrative Studies, BS

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

International Studies, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

Interpersonal and Organizational Communication, Concentration in the BA

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

Journalism, Concentration in the BA

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

Language Arts for Education, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@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

Law and Society, Concentration in the BS

Director: Lisa Newmark
Contact: Stephanie Barnett | 370 Aquia Building, MS 4F4 | 703-993-3514
Program email: sbarnet2@gmu.edu

Legal Studies, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

Life Sciences, Concentration in the BS

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

Managerial Economics, Concentration in the BS

Director: Jason Dunick
Contact: Jason Dunick | D155 Mason Hall, MS 3G4 | 703-993-1141
Program email: jdunick@gmu.edu

Media Production and Criticism, Concentration in the BA

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

Natural Science for Education, Concentration in the BS

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

Neuroscience, BS

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

Nonfiction, Concentration in the BFA

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

Organizational Administration, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

Philosophy, BA

Director: Rachel Jones
Contact: Lindsey Thomas | 365 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-5639
Program email: lthoma19@gmu.edu

Philosophy and Law, Concentration in the BA

Director: Rachel Jones
Contact: Lindsey Thomas | 365 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-5639
Program email: lthoma19@gmu.edu

Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, Concentration in the BA

Director: Jason Dunick
Contact: Jason Dunick | D155 Mason Hall, MS 3G4 | 703-993-1141
Program email: jdunick@gmu.edu

Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, Concentration in the BA

Director: Rachel Jones
Contact: Lindsey Thomas | 365 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-5639
Program email: lthoma19@gmu.edu

Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, Concentration in the BS

Director: Jason Dunick
Contact: Jason Dunick | D155 Mason Hall, MS 3G4 | 703-993-1141
Program email: jdunick@gmu.edu

Poetry, Concentration in the BFA

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

Political Communication, Concentration in the BA

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

Psychology, BA

Contact: Michael E Hurley | 2086 David King Hall | 703-993-4562
Program email: ugpsyc@gmu.edu

Psychology, BS

Contact: Michael E Hurley | 2086 David King Hall | 703-993-4562
Program email: ugpsyc@gmu.edu

Public Relations, Concentration in the BA

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

Religious Studies, BA

Director: John Turner
Contact: Lindsey Thomas | 365 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-5639
Program email: lthoma19@gmu.edu

Russian and Eurasian Studies, BA

Director: James S. Levine
Contact: James S. Levine | 315 Aquia Building, MS 3E5 | 703-993-1233
Program email: jlevin2@gmu.edu

Social Innovation and Enterprise, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

Social Justice and Human Rights, Concentration in the BA

Concentration Head: Paul C. Gorski
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

Social Science for Education, Concentration in the BA

Contact: Donna O Sherrard | 405 Enterprise Hall, MS 5D3 | 703-993-1437
Program email: ncc@gmu.edu

Sociology, BA

Director: Dae Young Kim
Contact: Lindsey Thomas | 365 Robinson Hall B | 703-993-5639
Program email: dkio@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