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Vladislav Sadtchenko, Associate Professor of Chemistry

         M.S. 1987, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology; Ph.D. 1994, University of Minnesota

Eric J. Saidel, Assistant Professor of Philosophy

         B.A. 1985, Wesleyan University; M.A. 1991, Ph.D. 1993, University of Wisconsin

Steven Patrick Salchak, Assistant Professor of Writing

         B.A. 1991, University of Houston; Ph.D. 2002, University of Michigan

David I. Salem, Professorial Lecturer in Forensic Sciences

         B.A. 1978, Albany University; J.D., M.B.A. 1982, University of Maryland

Lauren Beth Sallinger, Teaching Instructor in Writing

         M.A. 2002, Johns Hopkins University

Stephen Allan Saltzburg, Wallace and Beverley Woodbury University Professor of Law

         B.A. 1967, Dickinson College; J.D. 1970, University of Pennsylvania

Roberto M. Samaniego, Associate Professor of Economics and International Affairs

         B.A. 1995, Princeton University; Ph.D. 2000, University of Pennsylvania

Joost Reyes Santos, Assistant Professor of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering

         B.S. 1994, M.S. 1998, University of the Philippines; Ph.D. 2003, University of Virginia

Shahram Sarkani, Professor of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering

         B.S. 1980, M.S. 1981, Louisiana State University; Ph.D. 1987, Rice University; P.E.

Kausik Sarkar, Associate Professor of Engineering and Applied Science

         Ph.D. 1994, Johns Hopkins University

Mitsuyo Sato, Lecturer in Japanese

         M.A.T. 1999, Georgetown University

Elizabeth Nathan Saunders, Assistant Professor of Political Science

         B.A. 2000, Harvard University; M.Phil. 2001, Cambridge University

Robert Savickas, Associate Professor of Finance

         B.S. 1993, Engr. 1994, Riga Technical University, Latvia; M.A. 1994, M.B.A. 1996, Western Illinois University; Ph.D. 1999, University of Georgia

Veronica Millicent Scarlett, Lecturer in Music

         Mus.M. 1997, University of Maryland

Moses S. Schanfield, Professor of Forensic Sciences

         B.A. 1966, University of Minnesota; M.A. 1969, Harvard University; Ph.D. 1971, University of Michigan

Dennis E. Schell, Assistant Professor of Psychology

         B.A. 1969, Blackburn College; M.Div. 1973, Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg; M.A. 1982, Loyola College; Ph.D. 1988, University of Maryland

Heather M. Schell, Assistant Professor of Writing

         B.S. 1988, M.A. 1991, Georgetown University; Ph.D. 2000, Stanford University

Laura B. Schiavo, Assistant Professor of Museum Studies

         Ph.D. 2003, George Washington University

William Schmitt, Professor of Mathematics

         B.S. 1982, University of Vermont; Ph.D. 1986, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Allan Schneider, Adjunct Professor of Engineering

         B.S. in E.E. 1959, B.S.E.P. 1960, Lehigh University; M.S. in E.E. 1962, Columbia University; Ph.D. 1974, University of Maryland

Evelyn Jaffee Schreiber, Professor of English

         B.A. 1970, Simmons College; M.A. 1971, Colorado State University; Ph.D. 1977, University of Colorado

Katrin Schultheiss, Associate Professor of History

         Ph.D. 1994, Harvard University

Geralyn M. Schulz, Professor of Speech and Hearing; Associate Dean of Columbian College of Arts and Sciences

         B.A. 1979, University of Wisconsin; Ph.D. 1994, University of Maryland

Pat Lea Schwallie-Giddis, Associate Professor of Counseling

         B.S. 1968, M.S. 1970, University of Wisconsin–Platteville; Ph.D. 1991, Florida State University

David R. Schwandt, Professor of Human and Organizational Learning

         B.S. 1967, Eastern Michigan University; M.A. 1969, Western Michigan University; Ph.D. 1978, Wayne State University

Daniel B. Schwartz, Assistant Professor of History

         B.A. 1997, Princeton University; M.A. 2000, Ph.D. 2007, Columbia University

David Sciannella, Lecturer in Music

         B.Mus. 1981, Catholic University of America; M.M. 1982, Eastman School of Music

David William Scott, Professor of Immunology

         M.S. 1964, University of Chicago; Ph.D. 1968, Yale University

Ellen Mary Scully-Russ, Assistant Professor of Human and Organizational Learning

         Ed.D. 2009, Columbia University

Nina Gilden Seavey, Assistant Research Professor of History and of Media and Public Affairs

         B.A. 1978, Washington University; M.A. 1990, George Washington University

Ormond Albert Seavey, Professor of English

         B.A. 1966, Carleton College; M.A. 1967, Ph.D. 1976, Columbia University

Barbara Rae Seidman, Lecturer in Music

         Mus.B. 1969, Cleveland Institute of Music; Mus.M. 1970, Northwestern University

Susan Kathleen Sell, Professor of Political Science

         B.A. 1979, Colorado College; M.A. 1980, University of California, Santa Barbara; Ph.D. 1989, University of California, Berkeley

Angeles Serrano-Ripoll, Instructor in Spanish

         Ph.D. 1987, University of Valencia, Spain

Frank Sesno, Professor of Media and Public Affairs

         B.A. 1977, Middlebury College; L.H.D. 1995, Monterey Institute of International Studies

Jigar V. Shah, Professorial Lecturer in Engineering

         Ph.D. 1978, University of Florida

James Sham, Assistant Professor of Sculpture

         M.F.A. 2008, Virginia Commonwealth University

David Leigh Shambaugh, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs

         B.A. 1977, George Washington University; M.A. 1980, Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D. 1989, University of Michigan

Jay C. Shambaugh, Associate Professor of Economics and International Affairs

         B.A. 1992, Yale University; M.A.L.D. 2008, Tufts University; Ph.D. 2002, University of California, Berkeley

J. Michael Shanahan, Assistant Professor of Media and Public Affairs

         B.A. 1965, Pennsylvania State University

Rocio Lopez Sharifi, Assistant Professor of Forensic Psychology

         Psy.D. 2003, George Washington University

Galina Olegovna Shatalina, Assistant Professor of Russian

         B.A. 1967, M.A. 1968, Ph.D. 1979, Moscow State University

Douglas Shaw, Assistant Professor of International Affairs; Associate Dean of the Elliott School of International Affairs

         Ph.D. 2008, Georgetown University

Gregory Leonard Shaw, Associate Professor of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering

         B.S. 1969, U.S. Coast Guard Academy; M.A.L.S. 1974, Wesleyan University; D.Sc. 2005, George Washington University

Yin-Lin Shen, Professor of Engineering and Applied Science

         B.S. 1980, M.S. 1982, National Chiao-Tung University, Taiwan; Ph.D. 1991, University of Wisconsin

Robert Shepherd, Assistant Professor of Honors, of Anthropology, and of International Affairs

         B.A. 1980, University of Delaware; M.A. 1983, Northeastern University; Ph.D. 2002, George Mason University

Maia G. Sheppard, Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Pedagogy

         B.A. 1995, Drake University; M.A. 2001, New York University; Ph.D. 2010, University of Minnesota

Kelly A. Sherrill, Assistant Professor of Educational Administration

         B.S. 1995, M.Ed. 1997, Ph.D. 2009, University of Georgia; J.D. 2001, George Washington University

Chester Sherwood, Associate Professor of Anthropology

         B.A. 1995, Ph.D. 2003, Columbia University

Nikolay Shiklomanov, Assistant Professor of Geography

         B.S. 1990, St. Petersburg University; M.A. 1997, State University of New York at Albany; Ph.D. 2001, University of Delaware

Sarah Shomstein, Assistant Professor of Psychology

         B.S. 1998, Carnegie Mellon University; M.A. 2000, Ph.D. 2003, Johns Hopkins University

Jane Shore, Professor of English

         B.A. 1969, Goddard College; M.F.A. 1971, University of Iowa

Jay R. Shotel, Professor of Special Education and Disability Studies

         B.A. 1967, Ed.M. 1970, Ed.D. 1972, Temple University

Alexander Shumakovitch, Assistant Professor of Mathematics

         Ph.D. 1996, Uppsala University, Sweden

Gabriel T. Sibley, Assistant Professor of Computer Science

         Ph.D. 2007, University of Southern California

Megan Siczek, Instructor in English for Academic Purposes

         B.A. 1991, Saint Mary’s College; M.Ed. 1996, University of North Carolina

John M. Sides, Associate Professor of Political Science

         B.A. 1996, University of North Carolina; M.A. 1997, Ph.D. 2003, University of California, Berkeley

Carol Kimball Sigelman, Professor of Psychology

         B.A. 1967, Carleton College; M.A. 1968, Ph.D. 1972, George Peabody College

Michael Sigrist, Adjunct Professor of Philosophy

         Ph.D. 2009, State University of New York at Stony Brook

Pedro F. Silva, Associate Professor of Civil Engineering

         B.S. 1991, M.S. 1992, University of California, Irvine; Ph.D. 1998, University of California, San Diego

David J. Silverman, Professor of History

         B.A. 1993, Rutgers University; M.A. 1996, College of William and Mary; M.A. 1997, Ph.D. 2000, Princeton University

Rahul Simha, Professor of Engineering and Applied Science

         B.S. 1984, Birla Institute of Technology, India; M.S. 1986, Ph.D. 1990, University of Massachusetts

Ergun Simsek, Assistant Professor of Engineering and Applied Science

         Ph.D. 2006, Duke University

Tara Sinclair, Associate Professor of Economics

         Ph.D. 2005, Washington University

Sheetal Singh, Assistant Professor of Management

         Ph.D. 2010, University of Maryland

Lawrence G. Singleton, Associate Professor of Accountancy

         B.S. 1978, M.S. 1980, Ph.D. 1985, Louisiana State University

Frank James Slaby, Professor of Anatomy

         B.S. 1965, California Institute of Technology; Ph.D. 1971, University of California, Berkeley

Andrew M. Smith II, Assistant Professor of Classics

         B.S. 1990, M.A. 1995, North Carolina State University; Ph.D. 2004, University of Maryland

Caroline Smith, Assistant Professor of Writing

         B.A. 1996, Moravian College; M.A. 2000, Ph.D. 2005, University of Delaware

David R. Smith, Adjunct Professor of Engineering and Applied Science

         D.Sc. 1977, George Washington University

Keith E. Smith, Associate Professor of Accountancy

         B.A. 1970, University of Pennsylvania; J.D. 1976, LL.M. 1978, University of Florida

Lizbeth Courtney Smith, Professor of Biological Sciences

         B.A. 1974, Drake University; M.Sc. 1976, University of Minnesota; Ph.D. 1985, University of California, Los Angeles

Stephen Charles Smith, Professor of Economics and International Affairs

         B.A. 1976, Goddard College; M.A. 1981, Ph.D. 1983, Cornell University

Barbara Sobol, Professorial Lecturer in Art Therapy

         B.A. 1959, Wellesley College; M.A. 1980, George Washington University

Michael Joseph Sodaro, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs

         B.A. 1967, Fordham University; M.A. 1970, Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D. 1978, Columbia University

Sheryl Ann Sodaro-Spomer, Assistant Professor of Interior Design

         B.S. 1998, Colorado State University; M.I.D. 2000, Virginia Commonwealth University

Myeong-Ho Sohn, Associate Professor of Psychology

         Ph.D. 1998, Pennsylvania State University

John K. Soldner, Professorial Lecturer in Engineering

         B.S. 1977, M.S. 1979, University of Illinois; M.B.A. 1988, University of Chicago

George T. Solomon, Associate Professor of Management

         M.B.A. 1972, Suffolk University; D.B.A. 1982, George Washington University

Margaret Rapp Soltan, Associate Professor of English

         B.A. 1977, Northwestern University; M.A. 1978, Ph.D. 1986, University of Chicago

Eva M. Sorenson, Associate Research Professor of Pharmacology

         B.A. 1981, Washington University; Ph.D. 1990, Saint Louis University

Volker Jendrik Sorger, Assistant Professor of Engineering and Applied Science

         Ph.D. 2011, University of California, Berkeley

Refik Soyer, Professor of Decision Sciences

         B.A. 1978, Bogazici University, Turkey; M.Sc. 1979, University of Sussex, England; D.Sc. 1985, George Washington University

Joanna Spear, Associate Professor of International Affairs

         Ph.D. 1988, University of Southampton

Erin Speck, Assistant Professor of Interior Design

         B.A. 1980, University of Guelph, Canada; M.A. 1991, Catholic University of America

August K. Spector, Professorial Lecturer in Engineering Management

         M.S. 1971, Hofstra University; Ed.D. 1985, George Washington University

Ronald H. Spector, Professor of History and International Affairs

         B.A. 1964, Johns Hopkins University; M.A. 1966, Ph.D. 1967, Yale University

Jennifer Wynne Spencer, Associate Professor of International Business

         B.S. 1992, Georgetown University; Ph.D. 1997, University of Minnesota

Philip Daniel Spiess II, Professorial Lecturer in Museum Studies

         B.A. 1968, Hanover College; M.A. 1970, University of Delaware; M.A. 1972, Indiana University; M.Phil. 1992, Drew University

Gregory D. Squires, Professor of Sociology and of Public Policy and Public Administration

         B.S. 1971, Northwestern University; M.A. 1974, Ph.D. 1976, Michigan State University

Carole Stabile-Libelo, Lecturer in Music

         B.S.Mus.Ed. 1978, West Virginia University; M.Mus. 1980, New England Conservatory of Music

Stephanie Stang, Lecturer in Music

         B.Mus. 1975, Catholic University of America; M.Mus. 1977, New England Conservatory of Music

Carol Buchalter Stapp, Associate Professor of Museum Education

         B.A. 1967, Tulane University; M.A. 1970, University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D. 1989, George Washington University

John F. Starns, Professorial Lecturer in Engineering

         D.Sc. 1995, George Washington University

Michael Staten, Research Professor of Real Estate and Urban Analysis

         Ph.D. 1980, Purdue University

Janet E. Steele, Associate Professor of Media and Public Affairs

         B.A. 1979, College of William and Mary; M.A. 1982, Ph.D. 1986, Johns Hopkins University

Sam Steen, Assistant Professor of Counseling

         Ph.D. 2007, George Mason University

Frederic Stein, Associate Professor of Naval Science

         B.S.E. 1985, University of Michigan; M.A. 1999, Naval War College

Mary Beth Stein, Associate Professor of German and International Affairs

         B.A. 1980, St. Olaf College; M.A. 1985, Ph.D. 1993, Indiana University

Rachel M. Stein, Assistant Professor of Political Science

         B.A. 2005, University of Chicago; Ph.D. 2012, Stanford University

Herman Stekler, Professorial Lecturer in Economics

         Ph.D. 1955, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Christopher Willie Sten, Professor of English

         B.A. 1966, Carleton College; M.A. 1968, Ph.D. 1971, Indiana University

Phoebe Stevenson, Associate Professor of Education Administration; Administrative Dean of the Graduate School of Education and Human Development

         B.A., B.M. 1982, Oberlin College; M.A. 1984, Columbia University; M.B.A. 1988, American University; Ed.D. 2010, University of Pennsylvania

Michelle Stock, Assistant Professor of Psychology

         B.S. 2001, M.S. 2004, Ph.D. 2007, Iowa State University

Robert P. Stoker, Associate Professor of Political Science and of Public Policy and Public Administration

         B.A. 1976, Ohio State University; M.A. 1979, Ph.D. 1983, University of Maryland

Allyson Currin Stokes, Adjunct Professor of English and of Theatre and Dance

         B.A. 1986, Wake Forest University; M.F.A. 1989, University of Virginia

Clarence N. Stone, Research Professor of Public Policy

         Ph.D. 1963, Duke University

Richard Briggs Stott, Professor of History

         B.A. 1970, Ph.D. 1983, Cornell University

Igor Strakovsky, Research Professor of Physics

         Ph.D. 1984, St. Petersburg Nuclear Physics Institute, Russia

Robert W. Strand, Professorial Lecturer in Finance

         B.S. 1974, Davidson College; Ph.D. 1981, University of North Carolina

Lauren Strauss, Adjunct Professor of History

         Ph.D. 2004, Jewish Theological Seminary of America

Jonathan R. Stroud, Associate Professor of Statistics

         B.S. 1994, Boston University; M.S. 1996, Ph.D. 1999, Duke University

Francys Subiaul, Associate Professor of Speech and Hearing

         B.A. 1999, Boston University; Ph.D. 2004, Columbia University

Suresh Subramaniam, Professor of Engineering and Applied Science

         B.E. 1988, Anna University, India; M.S.E.E. 1993, Tulane University; Ph.D. 1997, University of Washington

Inder Sud, Professor of the Practice of International Affairs

         Ph.D. 1971, Stanford University

Steven M. Suranovic, Associate Professor of Economics and International Affairs

         B.S. 1982, University of Illinois; M.A. 1986, Ph.D. 1989, Cornell University

Robert Sutter, Professor of the Practice of International Affairs

         Ph.D. 1975, Harvard University

Michael Svoboda, Assistant Professor of Writing

         B.S. 1976, Cornell University; M.A. 1980, Ph.D. 2002, Pennsylvania State University

Susan Swayze, Assistant Professor of Educational Research

         M.A. 1991, Ph.D. 1995, University of California, Los Angeles; M.B.A. 2004, Duke University

Paul Michael Swiercz, Professor of Management

         M.P.H. 1976, University of Michigan; M.S. 1981, Ph.D. 1984, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Zoe Szajnfarber, Assistant Professor of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering

         Ph.D. 2011, Massachusetts Institute of Technology