Skip to main content

Aug. 10, 2020 Update Fordham Forward, the plan to resume in-person teaching and learning on Aug. 26, is available below, along with extensive resources for students, parents, faculty, and staff. Full Details

Arts and Sciences Distinguished Faculty

Mary C. Erler, PhD, is a Distinguished Professor of English. Research and Teaching Interests: Medieval and early modern literature; women's reading and book ownership; early English printing.

Elizabeth A. Johnson, CSJ, is a Distinguished Professor of Theology. Research interests are systematic theology, feminist theology, ecological theology.

Maryanne Kowaleski, PhD, has been named the Joseph Fitzpatrick, SJ Professor of Social Science. Dr. Kowaleski is a professor of History and Medieval Studies and Director of the Center for Medieval Studies. She specializes in medieval economic and social history; women and family; urban history; maritime history; England.

Lawrence Kramer, PhD, is a Distinguished Professor of English and Music. Editor, 19th- century music. His work concerns the interrelations of literature, music, and culture. He is a composer whose works have been performed internationally.

Dominick Salvatore, PhD, is a Distinguished Professor and chair of Economics, and Director of the PhD Program in Economics.

Merold Westphal, PhD, is a Distinguished Professor in Philosophy. Dr. Westphal's philosophical interests are in Continental philosophy from Kant to the present.

Our Endowed Chairs can be found on the master list.