Joint Appointments 2020-21

This list of Five College Joint Faculty Appointments includes any instructor whose appointment is funded by at least two campuses and/or Five Colleges, Incorporated.

Animation

Will Colón, Five College Visiting Assistant Professor of Animation
Hampshire College

Fall 2020
Hampshire College: CS 147: 2D Motion Graphics Animation Fundamentals
Hampshire College: CS 303: The Business of Animation and Freelancing

Spring 2021
Hampshire College: CS 147: 2D Motion Graphics Animation Fundamentals
Hampshire College: CS 271: The Motion Design Studio Experience

Anthropology

Felicity Aulino, Five College Assistant Professor of Anthropology
UMass Amherst

Fall 2020
UMass Amherst: Anthropology 315: Case Studies in Global Health

Spring 2021
Mount Holyoke College: Anthropology 240: Medical Anthropology
UMass Amherst: Anthropology 397L: Leadership and Activism

Arabic

Heba Arafah, Five College Lecturer in Arabic
Mount Holyoke College

Fall 2020
Mount Holyoke College: Asian 130: First Year Arabic I
UMass Amherst: Arabic 101-02: Elementary Four-Skilled Arabic I
UMass Amherst: Arabic 301: Four-Skilled Third-Year Arabic I

Spring 2021
Mount Holyoke College: Asian 131: First Year Arabic II
Amherst College: Arabic 102: First-Year Arabic II

May George, Five College Lecturer in Arabic
Smith College

Fall 2020
Smith College
: Arabic 300-01: Advanced Arabic I
Amherst College: Arabic 201-01: Second-Year Arabic I

Spring 2021
Smith College: Arabic 301-01: Advanced Arabic II
Smith College: Arabic 201-01: Intermediate Arabic II
Amherst College: Arabic 202-01: Second-Year Arabic II

Mohamed Hassan, Five College Senior Lecturer in Arabic
Amherst College

Fall 2020
Amherst College: Arabic 101: First-Year Arabic I
Amherst College: Arabic 301: Third Year Arabic I
Amherst College: Arabic 401: Fourth Year Arabic: Media Arabic

Spring 2021
Amherst College: Arabic 302: Third-Year Arabic II
Amherst College: Arabic 402: Topics in Arabic Language and Culture

Nahla Khalil, Five College Lecturer in Arabic
UMass Amherst

Fall 2020
UMass Amherst: Arabic 101: Elementary Four-Skilled Arabic I
UMass Amherst: Arabic 201: Intermediate Four-Skilled Arabic I
UMass Amherst: Arabic 398: Practicum

Spring 2021
UMass Amherst: Arabic 102: Elementary Four-Skilled Arabic II
UMass Amherst: Arabic 202: Intermediate Four-Skilled Arabic II

John Weinert, Five College Lecturer in Arabic
Smith College

Fall 2020
Smith College: Arabic 100-01: Elementary Arabic I
Smith College: Arabic 100-02: Elementary Arabic I
Smith College: Arabic 200-01: Intermediate Arabic I

Spring 2021
Smith College: Arabic 101-01: Elementary Arabic II
Smith College: Arabic 101-02: Elementary Arabic II

Art

Serena Himmelfarb, Five College Visiting Assistant Professor of Art
Hampshire College

Fall 2020
Hampshire College: HACU 160/260: Introduction to Studio Art Practices: The Generative Drift
Hampshire College: HACU 360: Division III Studio Art Seminar

Spring 2021
Hampshire College: HACU 223: Mark/Make/Work: Blurring Art and Politics
Hampshire College: LCSEM 112: Media and Technology: The Sound of Life: Observation, Art, and Ecology (co-taught with Daniel Warner, Blair McLaughlin, and John Castorino)

Art and Technology

John Slepian, Five College Associate Professor of Art and Technology
Hampshire College

Fall 2020
Hampshire College: IA 127: Concept, Process, and Practice: Non-Disciplinary Art Foundations
Hampshire College: IA 241: Coding for Artists: Interactive and Generative Art in the 21st Century

Spring 2021
Smith College: ARS 162: Introduction to Digital Media
Smith College: ARS 361: Interactive Digital Media

American Sign Language (ASL)

Dana Hoover, Five College Lecturer in ASL
UMass Amherst

Fall 2020
UMass Amherst: COMM-DIS 190A-01/02: American Sign Language I
UMass Amherst: COMM-DIS 190A-03/04: American Sign Language I
UMass Amherst: COMM-DIS 290B-01/02: American Sign Language III
Five College Center for World Languages: FORLANGC 197SF: Special Topics - Advanced ASL A

Spring 2021
UMass Amherst: COMM-DIS 190B-01/02: American Sign Language II
UMass Amherst: COMM-DIS 190B-03/04: American Sign Language II
UMass Amherst: COMM-DIS 290C-01/02: American Sign Language IV
Five College Center for World Languages: FORLANGC 197SV: Advanced ASL B

Asian/Pacific/American Studies

Richard Chu, Five College Associate Professor of History
UMass Amherst

Fall 2020
UMass Amherst: History 247: Empire, Race, and the Philippines
Amherst College: HIST 114/ASLC 114: Race, Empire, and Transnationalism: Chinese Diasporic Communities in the U.S. and the World

Spring 2021
UMass Amherst: History 253H: Asian/Pacific/American History: 1850s to the Present
Hampshire College: CSI 224: Empire, Race, and the Philippines

Astronomy

Connor Robinson, Five College Astronomy Department Education and Research Postdoctoral Fellow
Amherst College

Fall 2020
Amherst College: ASTR 337: Observational Techniques

Spring 2021
Amherst College: ASTR 341/341L: Observational Astronomy

Computer Science

Dan Sheldon, Five College Associate Professor of Computer Science and Computational Biology
UMass Amherst

Fall 2020
Mount Holyoke College: Computer Science 312: Algorithms

Professor Sheldon is not teaching during the Spring 2021 semester.

Dance

Shakia (Johnson) Barron, Five College Lecturer in Dance
Mount Holyoke College

Fall 2020
Mount Holyoke College: Dance 272HP: Dance & Culture: Hip-Hop
Amherst College
: THDA 122H: Contemporary Dance Technique: Hip Hop
Smith College: Dance 146: Hip Hop Dance

Spring 2021
Mount Holyoke College: Dance 232-01: Intermediate Hip-Hop
Mount Holyoke College: Dance 234-01: House Dance
Smith College: Dance 246-01: Intermediate Hip Hop
UMass Amherst: Dance 297U-01: Intermediate Hip Hop and House Dance

Economics

Argyris Tsiaras, Five College Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
Smith College

Fall 2020
Smith College: Economics 153: Introductory Macroeconomics
Smith College
: Economics 238: Inequality and Economic Growth

Spring 2021
Smith College: Economics 153: Introductory Macroeconomics
Smith College: Economics 238: Inequality and Economic Growth
Smith College: Economics 338: Seminar: Household Finance and Inequality

Early Music Program

Robert Eisenstein, Early Music Program Director and Five College Senior Lecturer in Music

Fall 2020
Mount Holyoke College: Music 281: History of Western Music I
Mount Holyoke College
: Music 147E: Early Music Ensembles: Seminar In 17th Century Song
Mount Holyoke College: Music 147A: Early Music Ensembles: Collegium
UMass Amherst: Music 578: Collegium Musicum
UMass Amherst: Music 591BQ: Seminar - Baroque Orchestra
UMass Amherst: Music 591EC: Seminar - Early Music Consort
UMass Amherst: Music 591EE: Seminar - Early Music Ensemble
UMass Amherst: Music 591ME: Seminar - Medieval Ensemble

Spring 2021
Mount Holyoke College: Music 127: First Nights
UMass Amherst: Music 578L Collegium Musicum

Education

Sarah Frenette, Five College Teacher Licensure Coordinator
Mount Holyoke College

Spring 2021
Mount Holyoke College: Education 320: Observing and Assisting in Inclusive Classroom Settings
Mount Holyoke College: Education 322: Early Childhood and Elementary Practicum Seminar
Mount Holyoke College: Education 323: Student Teaching in Early Childhood and Elementary School Settings
Mount Holyoke College: Education 324: Observing and Assisting in Early Childhood and Elementary Settings

English

Jane DegenhardtFive College Associate Professor of English
UMass Amherst

Professor Degenhardt will be on sabbatical during the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 semesters.

Film/Video Production

Elliot Montague, Five College Visiting Lecturer in Film Studies
Mount Holyoke College

Fall 2020
Mount Holyoke College: FMT 340SW: Screenwriting
Mount Holyoke College: FMT 240VP: Introduction to Video Production
Amherst College: FAMS 443/ARHA 330: Fictional Narrative Video Production

Spring 2021
Mount Holyoke College: FMT 340VP-01: Advanced Courses in Production and Practice: 'Advanced Projects in Video Production: Short-Form Narrative'
Amherst College: FAMS 221/ARHA 221: Foundations in Video Production

Bernadine Mellis, Five College Senior Lecturer in Film Studies
Mount Holyoke College

Senior Lecturer Mellis will be on sabbatical during the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 semesters.

Geosciences

Stephen Turner, Five College Lecturer in Igneous Petrology
UMass Amherst

Fall 2020
UMass Amherst: Geology 311/397M: Mineralogy
UMass Amherst: Geology H311: Honors Colloquium for Mineralogy
UMass Amherst: GEO-SCI 821: Petrology Seminar

Spring 2021
UMass Amherst: Geology 321-01: Petrology (Lecture)
UMass Amherst: Geology 321-01LL: Petrology (Laboratory)
UMass Amherst: Geology H321-01: Honors Colloquium for Petrology
UMass Amherst: Geology HI321-01: Honors Independent Study for Petrology
UMass Amherst: Geology 397N: Mineralogy Lab

Hebrew

Joanna Caravita, Five College Lecturer in Modern Hebrew Language
Smith College

Fall 2020
Smith College: Jewish Studies 101: Elementary Modern Hebrew I
UMass Amherst: Hebrew 110: Elementary Modern Hebrew I
UMass Amherst: Hebrew 230: Intermediate Modern Hebrew I

Spring 2021
Smith College: Jewish Studies 102: Elementary Modern Hebrew II
UMass Amherst: Hebrew 240: Intermediate Modern Hebrew II

International Relations

Jon Western, Five College Professor of International Relations
Mount Holyoke College

Professor Western will be on sabbatical during the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 semesters.

Italian

Martino Lovato, Five College Visiting Lecturer in Classics and Italian
Mount Holyoke College

Fall 2020
Mount Holyoke College: FYSEM 110NA: The Imitation of Nature
Mount Holyoke College: ITAL 101-02: Elementary Italian I
Mount Holyoke College: ITAL 101-03: Elementary Italian I

Spring 2021
Mount Holyoke College: ITAL 241DA-01: Global Dante: A Journey Through Hell
Mount Holyoke College: ITAL 102-01: Elementary Italian II

Japanese

Fumiko Brown, Five College Senior Lecturer in Japanese
Amherst College

Fall 2020
Amherst College: Japanese 101-01: Introduction to the Japanese Language
Amherst College
: Japanese 102-01: Review and Progress in Japanese
Amherst College
: Japanese 103-01: Building Survival Skills in Japanese

Spring 2021
Amherst College: Japanese 101-01: Introduction to the Japanese Language
Amherst College
: Japanese 102-01: Review and Progress in Japanese
Amherst College
: Japanese 103-01: Building Survival Skills in Japanese

Korean

Suk Massey, Five College Senior Lecturer in Korean
Smith College

Fall 2020
Smith College: Korean 101-01: Korean I
Smith College: Korean 101-02: Korean I
Smith College: Korean 301: Korean III

Spring 2021
Smith College: Korean 102-01: Beginning Korean II
Smith College: Korean 302: Advanced Korean II

Chan Young Park, Five College Senior Lecturer in Korean
UMass Amherst

Fall 2020
UMass AmherstKorean 115-01: Beginning Korean I
UMass AmherstKorean 115-02: Beginning Korean I
UMass AmherstKorean 115-03: Beginning Korean I
UMass AmherstKorean 115-04: Beginning Korean I

Spring 2021
UMass Amherst: Korean 125-01: Beginning Korean II
UMass Amherst: Korean 125-02: Beginning Korean II
UMass Amherst: Korean 497M-01: Special Topics - Advanced Korean/Modern History

Kyae-Sung Park, Five College Lecturer in Korean
Mount Holyoke College

Fall 2020
Mount Holyoke College: Asian Studies 160-01: First Year Korean I
Mount Holyoke College: Asian Studies 160-02: First Year Korean I
Mount Holyoke College: Asian Studies 262-01: Second Year Korean I

Spring 2021
Mount Holyoke College: Asian Studies 161-01: First Year Korean II
Mount Holyoke College: Asian Studies 161-02: First Year Korean II
Mount Holyoke College: Asian Studies 263-01: Second Year Korean II

Music

Evan MacCarthy, Five College Visiting Assistant Professor of Music History
UMass Amherst

Fall 2020
UMass Amherst: Music 150: Lively Arts
UMass Amherst: Music 350: Writing About Music
UMass Amherst: Music 593S: The History of Styles in Western Music

Spring 2021
UMass Amherst: Music 350: Writing About Music
UMass Amherst: Music 690S: The Concept of Late Style in Music

Bode Omojola, Five College Professor of Music
Mount Holyoke College

Fall 2020
Mount Holyoke College: Music 226: World Music
Amherst College: BLST 204/MUSI 105: African Popular Music

Spring 2021
Smith College: Music 220: Topics in World Music: African Popular Music
Mount Holyoke College: Music 229: African Popular Music

Psychology

Karin Chellew, Five College Visiting Associate Professor of Psychology
Mount Holyoke College

Spring 2021
Mount Holyoke College: Psychology 329SN: Seminar in Personality & Abnormal Psychology: Stress and Neuroticism
Mount Holyoke College: Psychology 229PD-01: Topics in Personality & Abnormal Psychology: Personality and Individual Differences
Mount Holyoke College: Psychology 229PD-02: Topics in Personality & Abnormal Psychology: Personality and Individual Differences

Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies (REEES)

Sergey Glebov, Five College Associate Professor in History
Smith College

Professor Glebov was on leave during the Fall 2020 semester.

Spring 2021
Smith College: History 241: Soviet Union in the Cold War
Amherst College: Russian 235/History 235/European Studies 245: Stalin and Stalinism
Amherst College: Russian 111: Understanding Russian (co-taught with Michael M. Kunichika)

Sustainable Architecture

Naomi Darling, Five College Associate Professor of Sustainable Architecture
Mount Holyoke College

Professor Darling will be on sabbatical during the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 semesters.

Women’s Studies

Angela Willey, Director of the Five College Women's Studies Research Center and Five College Associate Professor of Women’s Studies
UMass Amherst

Fall 2020
Mount Holyoke College: Gender Studies 333QF: Advanced Seminar: Monogamy: Queer Feminism and Critical Relationality
UMass Amherst: Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies 791B: Seminar - Feminist Theory

Spring 2021
UMass Amherst: Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies 695E: Theorizing Eros