Skip to Content

ESL Faculty


Kenneth Levinson (Chair)

Associate Professors

Mabel Asante, Yeghia Aslanian, Sharon Avni, Shoba Bandi-Rao, John Beaumont,  Heather Finn, Christine Jacknick (Deputy Chair, ACR), Gabriella Morvay, Mary Sepp (Deputy Chair), Rosario Torres (Deputy Chair), Yong Wei, Cynthia Wiseman, Oksana Vorobel

Assistant Professors

Deniz Gokcora, Elisa (Pigeron) Koniski, Nicholas Ryan Smith


Laszlo Arvai, Katherine Johnson, Leigh Somerville, Judith Yancey


Current Research

Ken Levinson is writing a historical novel, The Mothers of Lost Bohemia, covering the Yiddish literary movement of the early 20th century, the mid-century left, and the Red Scare.


199 Chambers Street, Room N-499
New York, NY 10007
Phone: (212) 220-1396

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.