Faculty Achievement

Goucher faculty have a well-earned reputation as great teachers and mentors, but they are also incredibly active in scholarship and creative endeavors. Below you will find a list of just some of the recent publications, presentations, performances, and exhibits of our talented faculty.

Awards, Grants, & Fellowships

Branch, Phill. 2018. “Family Wall” Winner of the DC Moth GrandSLAM Storytelling Competition. August 19, Washington, D.C.

Branch, Phill. 2019. “Ruby Artist Grant.” Robert W. Deutsch Foundation, Baltimore, MD.

Chasmar, Justine & Benjamin Smith. 2019. Professional Development Scholarship Award. College Reading and Learning Association 52nd Annual Conference. New Orleans, LA.


Kunz, Edgar. 2019. Tap Out, 1st ed. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Moore, Andrew, and Madison Smartt Bell. 2019. Blue Alabama. Italy: Damiani.

Swann, Daniel. 2019. A Qualitative Portrait of Black Atheists: "Don't Tell Me You're One of Those!" Lanham, MD: Rowman-Littlefield.

Swann, Daniel. 2019. Learning About Sociology and the Sociological Imagination, Preliminary Edition. San Diego, CA: Cognella Academic Publishing.


Chen, Li, and Arlette J. Ngoubene-Atioky. 2019. "Number of Children: Does It Moderate the Link Between Intimate Partner Violence and Marital Instability Among Chinese Female Migrant Workers?" Sex Roles 80(11-12):745-757

Flood, Maria and Florence Martin. 2019. “The Terrorist as Ennemi Intime in French and Francophone Cinema.” Studies in French Cinema 19(3): 171-178.

Grayman-Simpson, Nyasha, Doucet, Fabienne, & Burgos-Lopez, Luz. 2019. “Critical Whiteness Education and Cognitive Frame of Reference Transformation: An In-Depth Descriptive Case.” Journal of Transformative Education. https://doi.org/10.1177/1541344618821053

Higbee, Will, and Florence Martin. 2019. "Adventures of a Transnational African Distributor : An Interview with Izza Génini." Expressions Maghrébines : Le Cinéma Maghrébin Transnational 18(1):37-46.

Jozwick, Anna K.S., Scott E. LaPatra, Joerg Graf, and Timothy J. Welch. 2019. “Rcs Pathway Contributes to the Regulation of Flagella Biosynthesis and Is Required for Virulence of the Fish Pathogen Yersinia Ruckeri.” Fish and Shellfish Immunology 91:306-314. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsi.2019.05.036

Kicklighter, Cynthia, Sierra Duca, Anna Jozwick, Hannah Locke, Cary Hundley, Brianna Hite, Gwynneth Hannifin. 2018. "Grazer Deterrence and Fungal Inhibition by the Invasive Marsh Grass Phragmites Australis and the Native Sedge Bolboschoenus Robustus in a Mesohaline Marsh." Chemoecology 28(6):163-172.

Kromer, Mileah, and Janine Parry. 2019. “The Clinton Effect? The (Non) Impact of a High‐Profile Candidate on Gender Stereotypes.” Social Science Quarterly 100(6):2134-2147.

Lewis, Leslie W. 2019. "Liberatory Education." The Hedgehog Review: Critical Reflections on Contemporary Culture 21(2):106-114.

Martin, Florence. 2019. “Le transnationalisme dé-routant et nomadique des réalisatrices marocaines.” Expressions Maghrébines: Le Cinéma Maghrébin Transnational 18(1):19-36.

Pearson, Zoe, Sara Ellingrod, Emily Billo, and Kendra McSweeney. 2019. "Corporate Social Responsibility and the Reproduction of (Neo)Colonialism in the Ecuadorian Amazon." The Extractive Industries and Society 6(3):881-98.

Rio, Rita R.V.M, Anna K. S. Jozwick, Amy F. Savage, Afsoon Sabet, Aurelien Vigneron, Yineng Wu, Serap Aksoy, and Brian L. Weiss. 2019. “Mutualist-Provisioned Resources Impact Vector Competency.” mBIO 10:e00018-19. DOI: 10.1128/mBio.00018-19

Schwarz, Carolyn. 2018. “Eating Morality: Food and the Goodness of Care in Northern Aboriginal Australia.” The Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology 19(1):19-34.

Schwarz, Carolyn. 2019. “Thrifting for More: Savings and Aspirations in Health Care Sharing Ministries after the Affordable Care Act.” Medical Anthropology Quarterly 33(2):226-241.

Shamshak, Gina L., James L. Anderson, Frank Asche, Taryn Garlock, and David C. Love. 2019. “U.S. Seafood Consumption.” Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 50(4):1–13. https://doi.org/10.1111/jwas.12619

Shuster, Martin. 2019. “Rorty and (the Politics of) Love.” Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 40(1):65-78.

Book Chapters

Dawley, Evan N. 2019. “Taiwan.” In 1914-1918-online: International Encyclopedia of the First World War, Ute Daniel, Peter Gatrell, Oliver Janz, Heather Jones, Jennifer Keene, Alan Kramer, and Bill Nasson, eds. Issued by Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin 2019-05-13; https://encyclopedia.1914-1918-online.net/article/taiwan/2019-05-13?version=1.0

Durgin, Natalie, Rachel Grotheer, Chenxi Huang, Shuang Li, Anna Ma, Deanna Needell, and Jing Qin. 2019. "Sparse Randomized Kaczmarz for Support Recovery of Jointly Sparse Corrupted Multiple Measurement Vectors." Pp. 1-14 in Research in Data Science, edited by E. Gasparovic and C. Domeniconi. Cham, Switzerland: Springer.

Mullaney, Jamie L. 2019. “Social Mindscapes and the Self: The Case for Social Pattern Analysis.” Pp. 388-402 in The Oxford Handbook on Cognitive Sociology, edited by W. H. Brekhus and G. Ignatow. New York: Oxford University Press.

Oweidat, Lana. 2019. “Navigating Linguistic and Cultural Hurdles as a Second Language Academic Writer.” Pp. 31-32 in Teaching with a Global Perspective: Practical Strategies from Course Design to Assessment, edited by Dawn Bikownski and Talinn Philips. New York: Routledge.

Schwarz, Carolyn. 2018. “We’re Here to Worship God: Aboriginal Christians and the Political Dimensions of Personhood.” Pp. 146-162 in Peoples and Change in Indigenous Australia, edited by D. Austin-Broos and F. Merlan. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press.

Shuster, Martin. 2019. “Levinas and German Idealism: Fichte and Hegel.” Pp. 195-215 in the Oxford Handbook of Emmanuel Levinas, edited by M. Morgan. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Book Reviews

Shuster, Martin. 2019. Review of The Duplicity of Philosophy’s Shadow: Heidegger, Nazism, and the Jewish Other by Elliot R. Wolfson. New York, NY: Columbia University Press. Reading Religion (online publication).

Wells, Juliette. 2019. Review of Jane Austen's Transatlantic Sister: The Life and Letters of Fanny Palmer Austen by Sheila Johnson Kindred. Montreal, Canada. McGill-Queen’s University Press. Eighteenth-Century Fiction 31.4: 762-4.

Wells, Juliette. 2019. "Satire, Celebrity, and Politics in Jane Austen / Jane Austen and Masculinity / Jane Austen and Sciences of the Mind." European Romantic Review 30.4 (2019): 441-9.


Ahearn, Elizabeth. 2019. Lux Aurumque [Choreographer]. Baltimore, MD.

Ahearn, Elizabeth. 2019. Eventide [Choreographer]. Baltimore, MD.


Branch, Phill. 2019. “Family Wall” Presented as part of Occasional Magic at the Moth Mainstage, August 3, Martha’s Vineyard, MA.

Conference Presentations & Posters

Chasmar, Justine. 2019. “Overview of a One-Credit Tutor Training Course.” Presented at the 22nd Meeting of NorthEast Consortium for Quantitative Literacy, March 19, Longmeadow, MA.

Chasmar, Justine, Matthew Molinaro, Amit Prachand, and Margaret Usdansky. 2019. “Research infrastructure and Sustainability Panel Discussion with Q&A.” Panel at the Developing a National Research Agenda for STEM Academic Support Conference, May 31, Evanstan, IL.

Dawley, Evan N. 2019. "Similar Dreams, Different Beds: Taiwan's Sunflower Movement and the Beijing Spring." Presented at the University of Texas-Austin's Panel "30 years after Tiananmen: Popular Protests in Chinese History and Contemporary," September 27, Austin, TX.

Duncan, Ann. 2019. "Radical Inclusion and Inevitable Exclusion in the Sacred Living Movement." Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion, November 23-26, San Diego, CA.

Durgin, Natalie, Rachel Grotheer, Chenxi Huang, Shuang Li, Anna Ma, Deanna Needell, and Jing Qin. 2019. “Fast Hyperspectral Diffuse Optical Imaging Method with Joing Sparsity.” Presented at the International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, July 26, Berlin, Germany.

Hoskins, Victoria and Judith R. Levine. 2019. “Designer Genes: The Brave New World of CRISPR - A Student-Centered Nonmajors’ Course Aimed at Promoting Scientific Literacy and an Understanding of the Science and Ethics of Genome Editing." Poster presented at the ASBMB Symposium on Transforming Undergraduate Education in the Molecular Life Sciences, July 26, San Antonio, TX.

Johns, Elizabeth, Samantha Harlow, Teressa Keenan, Amanda Roth, and Rebecca Oling. 2019. “Accessibility and Creation of Online Library Materials: Applying Universal Design for Learning (UDL)”. Presented at the American Library Association Annual Conference, June 22, Washington, D.C.

Oweidat, Lana. 2018. “All Our Relations: Teaching Social Justice Movements.” Presented at the Conference on College Composition and Communication, March 14, Kansas City, MO.

Oweidat, Lana. 2019. “Disrupting Empty Multiculturalism: An Appeal for Critical Intersectional Approaches to our Feminisms.” Presented at the Conference on College Composition and Communication, March 13, Pittsburgh, PA.

Oweidat, Lana. 2019. “Embodying the Arab and Muslim Identity as Lived Experiences.” Presented at the Conference on College Composition and Communication, March 15, Pittsburgh, PA.

Shamshak, Gina L., James L. Anderson, Frank Asche, Taryn Garlock, and David C. Love. 2019. “U.S. Seafood Consumption.” Presented at the North American Association of Fisheries Economists (NAAFE) Conference, May 22-24, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Smith, Paige and Anna K. S. Jozwick. 2019. “Communication System in the Fish Pathogen, Yersinia ruckeri, Regulates Carbon Source Utilization.” Presented at the Maryland Banch meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, June 17, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD.

Wells, Juliette. 2019. "Building a Transatlantic Collection of Austen Ephemera." Presented at the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing, July 18, Amherst, MA.


Duncan, Ann. August 2019. “Episode #49: Supreme Court Wrap-Up 2019.” Impolite Conversation: Religion and Politics [Audio Podcast].

Flood, Maria and Florence Martin, eds. 2019. Special Issue: The Terrorist as Ennemi Intime in French and Francophone Cinema, Studies in French Cinema. London: Taylor and Francis.

Poliakoff-Chen, Phaye, Charlee Sterling, and Mark Blaauw-Hara, organizers. "More Seats at the Table: Radical Inclusion in Writing Programs." Council of Writing Program Administrators (CWPA) Annual Conference, Baltimore, MD.

Pryse, Marjorie. 2019. "The First Cry."

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