Affiliated faculty

Students in the Irvin D. Reid Honors College have access to instruction from top-notch faculty from across Wayne State. The faculty listed here are just some of those who have taught Honors 42xx level seminars and other special Honors classes over the past few years.

If you are a faculty member interested in teaching for Honors, please email honors@wayne.edu

Dr. Ahmad Ezzeddine  

Dr. Ahmad Ezzeddine

Associate Vice President for Educational Outreach and International Programs

Senior Associate to the President for Special Initiatives

Course: Exploring Global Issues: Perspectives from Detroit

 
Dr. Alvin Saperstein  

Dr. Alvin Saperstein

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Professor Emeritus of Physics

Course: The Politics of Climate

 
Dr. Bruce Corrigan-Salter  

Dr. Bruce Corrigan-Salter

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Lecturer in Mathematics

Course: Big Ideas in Mathematics

 
Dr. Richard Raspa  

Dr. Richard Raspa

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Professor of English

Course: The Art of Medicine and Other Practices; End of Life Issues

 
Dr. Elizabeth Faue  

Dr. Elizabeth Faue

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Department Chair in History

Course: History of the Future

 
Dr. Howard Lupovitch  

Dr. Howard Lupovitch

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Director of Cohn-Haddow Center for Judaic Studies

Associate Professor of History

Course: Jews in the Age of Revolution, 1789-1990; Jews, Christians, and Muslims: Co-Existence and Conflict

 
Dr. Joshua Wilburn  

Dr. Joshua Wilburn

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Director of Undergraduate Studies & Director of Graduate Studies and Admissions

Course: Reason and Desire

 

Dr. Diwadkar

 

Dr. Jyotsna Diwadkar

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Lecturer of Mathematics

Course: Big Ideas in Mathematics

 
Dr. Kami Pothukuchi  

Dr. Kameshwari (Kami) Pothukuchi

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Professor of Urban Planning

Course: Cities and Food

 
Dr. Kevin Deegan-Krause  

Dr. Kevin Deegan-Krause

Irvin D. Reid Honors College

Irvin D. Reid Honors College HON 1000 and PS 1010 Professor

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Associate Professor of Political Science

Course: Politics of Sciences Fiction

 
Dr. Eun-Jung Kim  

Dr. Eun-Jung Kim

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Course: Human Rights

 
Dr. Marc Kruman  

Dr. Marc Kruman

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Professor of History

Director of Center for the Study of Citizenship

Course: History of Citizenship

 
Dr. Marsha Richmond  

Dr. Marsha Richmond

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Professor of History

Course: American Medicine in the 20th Century; American Environment in History; Agriculture and Food in American History

 
Dr. Michael Goldfield  

Dr. Michael Goldfield

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Professor of Political Science

Course: Race & American Politics; Modern Political Philosophy

 
Dr. Patricia McCormick  

Dr. Patricia McCormick

College of Fine, Performing, and Communication Arts

Associate Professor of Communications

Course: History of Communication Technologies; Societal Effects of New Technologies

 
Dr. Philip Abbott  

Dr. Philip Abbott

Distinguished Professor of Political Science

Course: Utopias and Dystopias

 
Dr. Philip Levy  

Dr. Philip Levy

Associate Chair of Clinical Research at the Integrative BioSciencess Center

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Course: It Take a Village

 
Dr. Ronald Brown  

Dr. Ronald Brown

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Associate Professor of Political Science

Course: Causes & Consequences of Detroit's Bankruptcy; Detroit City Politics and Citizens Engagement; Detroit's Urban Agenda

 
Dr. Sean Stidd  

Dr. Sean Stidd

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Course: Topics in the Philosophy of Religion; Socrates, Jesus and Buddha; Existentialism; Medieval Philosophy