Meet some of the Faculty engaged in exciting and innovate research and teaching in the Medical Humanities.
Susan Curry Classics, Humanities, and Italian Studies
A classical scholar interested in portrayals of human and animal embodiment and in using drama in healing environments.
Courses: CLAS 550: Sex/Desire In Greece and Rome
Willem DeVries -- Philosophy
A metaphysician and epistemologist intersted in the philosophy of mind, especially as it relates to embodiment.
Courses: PHIL 630: Neuroscience and Philosophy
Marion Dorsey -- History and Justice Studies
Studies the intersection of medicine, warfare, and public health.
Studies rhetoric of science and is interested in neuroscience and public culture.
Casey Golomski -- Anthropology
A cultural and medical anthropologist and Africanist interested in exploring religion, gender and medicine across the human life course and cross-culturally.
Courses: ANTH 610: Medical Anth:Illness & Healing ANTH 685: Gender, Sex, HIV Sub-Sahara Africa ANTH 695: Global Population & Health
James Krasner -- English
An expert in British Victorian literature with an interest in embodiment, space, and animals.
Jill McGaughy – Psychology
A neurobiologist interested in the operation of attention and executive function.
Courses: PSYC 531: Psychobiology PSYC 733: Drugs and Behavior PSYC 736: Attention Disorders
Elizabeth Mellyn -- History Elizabeth.Mellyn@unh.edu
Studies the history of medicine and mental illness in Early Modern Europe, and is interested in the intersection of landscape, environment, and disease.
Paul Robertson -- Classics, Humities, and Italian Studies
A classical scholar interested in the neuroscience of religion.
Courses: HUMA 526: Humanities and Science: The Cognitive Science of Religion
Julia Rodriguez -- History
A scholar of the history of public health and forensic science, with a particular interest in childhood.
Courses: HIST 498: Childhood in Global History