Thomas Volscho

Volscho, Thomas Associate Professor

Academic Interests: Economic Inequality, Political Sociology, Racism, ‘Race’, and Ethnic Relations

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Wagner, Jennifer Associate Professor

Dr. Wagner’s research uses eye-tracking and neural measures to examine early infant and child development across several areas, including social and emotional processing, learning and memory, and numerical perception.  Her lab (The Cognitive Development Lab in 4S-104) studies these questions in both typically-developing children and those at risk for later developmental

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Weil, Marianne Associate Professor

Professor Marianne Weil received her B.A. (sculpture) from Goddard College, VT and M.F.A. (sculpture) from the School of Visual Arts, NY. She continued her training in Pietrasanta, Italy as an apprentice to both foundry artisans and stone carvers.  Prior to her appointment at the College of Staten Island, Weil taught

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White, Mark D. Professor and Chair

In 2013, Professor White became the founding chair of the Department of Philosophy after it split from the Department of Political Science, Economics, and Philosophy (of which he had been a member since 1998 and chair since 2011). Professor White teaches courses in the intersections of economics, philosophy, and law,

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Maurya Wickstrom

Wickstrom, Maurya Professor

Dr. Wickstrom (MFA, Ph.D.) is Professor in the Theater and Performance Program at the Graduate Center/CUNY as well as at the College of Staten Island, where she is the Coordinator of the Drama Program in the Department of Performing and Creative Arts.

Her career began as a director and creator of

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Siona Wilson

Wilson, Siona Associate Professor

Professor Siona Wilson is the coordinator of the art history program at the College of Staten Island. She is also on the faculty at the Graduate Center, CUNY. A background in studio art has always informed Siona Wilson’s approach to teaching the history of art. In the classroom she emphasizes

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John Wing

Wing, John Associate Professor

Dr. Wing specializes in environmental history and the history of early modern Spain (circa 1500-1800). He teaches courses on Spain and its empire, Early Modern Europe, the Atlantic World, and Environmental History.

His book, Roots of Empire, examines the intersection of forest exploitation and the expansion of royal power

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Wong, Cindy Hing-Yuk Professor

Cindy Wong has worked on domestic and global issues within an interdisciplinary framework that draws on communications, media studies, anthropology, cultural studies, and documentary production.  Drawing on her background in Hong Kong – where she was born and raised – and her research experience in East Asia, Europe, Latin America and

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Dr. Ming Xia

Xia, Ming Professor

Ming Xia is a Professor of Political Science at the Department of Political Science and Global Affairs, the College of Staten Island, the City University of New York and a doctoral faculty member at the CUNY Graduate Center.

He received his degrees from Fudan University and Temple University. He once taught at

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Yesil, Bilge Associate Professor

Bilge Yesil is an Associate Professor of Media Culture at the College of Staten Island and Doctoral Faculty of Middle Eastern Studies at The Graduate Center. Yesil's research interest is in global media and communication with a particular focus on Turkey and the Middle East, global internet policies, online surveillance and censorship.

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