Welcome to the University of Mary Washington, a public arts and sciences institution in Fredericksburg, Va., that attracts intellectually curious undergraduate and graduate students in search of rigorous academics. The university – located midway between Richmond, Va., and Washington, D.C. – provides a rich array of academic, research, internship, leadership, and recreational opportunities that not only train students for the real world but allow them to interact closely with faculty members.
Professor of English
Dr. Richards' research focuses on Southern literature.
Southern Literature and Culture American Fiction Contemporary Drama English Harper Lee Sexuality Studies Tennessee Williams The American Musical
Associate Professor of German
Associate Professor in German, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
German History Visual Cultures Propaganda History War History German-American Studies
Associate Professor of Geography
Associate Professor, Department of Geography
Gender Studies Queer Theory Cultural Geography Iranian and Muslim Diaspora Human Geography
Assistant Professor, College of Education
Assistant Professor in the Foundations, Leadership, and Special Populations department at the College of Education
Early Childhood Education Special Education Curriculum Development History
Professor of Economics
Dr. Rycroft focuses on the economics of inequality, poverty and discrimination.
Political Science Economic Analysis Editing Finance and Economics Political Economy
Dr. Sainz focuses on education abroad program development and international student recruitment and support services.
Curriculum Development Foreign Language Teaching International Student Recruiting Education Abroad Program Development International Education Student Global Mobility and Exchanges F-1 and J-1 Programs Academic Advising
Professor of English
Professor of English, Department of English, Linguistics and Communication
Digital Humanities Women’s Literature and Feminist Theory Twentieth-Century Literature Asian American Studies Bakhtinian theory Modernism Poetry Ethics and Literature
Dr. Schiffrin is an internationally known expert on intensive and helicopter parenting.
Emerging Adulthood Helicopter Parenting Positive Psychology Infant and Child Development Intensive Parenting
Dr. Schleef is an expert on Latino migration.
Ethnic Relations Sociology of Law Race
Associate Professor of Political Science and International Affairs
Dr. Singh has served as an accredited international observer to elections in South Africa, Namibia, the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.
International Relations Policy Analysis The Middle East Palestine Bahrain International Elections
Industry Experience (6)
- Business Services
- Information Technology and Services
- Library and Information Management
- Training and Development