Endowed Chairs

Bates faculty members recently appointed to named professorships at the college:

Endowed Chairs at Bates College

  • Martin Andrucki, Charles A. Dana Professor of Theater
  • Pamela Baker, Helen A. Papaioanou Professor of Biological Sciences
  • John Cole, Thomas Hedley Reynolds Professor of History
  • Rebecca Corrie, Phillips Professor of Art and Visual Culture
  • Loring Danforth, Charles A. Dana Professor of Anthropology
  • Atsuko Hirai, Kazushige Hirasawa Professor of History
  • James Hughes, Thomas Sowell Professor of Economics
  • Michael Jones, Christian A. Johnson Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Emily Kane, Whitehouse Professor of Sociology
  • Steven Kemper, Charles A. Dana Professor of Anthropology
  • William Matthews, Alice Swanson Esty Professor of Music
  • Margaret Maurer-Fazio, Betty Doran Stangle Professor of Applied Economics
  • Michael Murray, Charles Franklin Phillips Professor of Economics
  • Dolores O’Higgins, Euterpe B. Dukakis Professor of Classical and Medieval Studies
  • James Parakilas, James L. Moody Family Professor of Performing Arts
  • George Ruff, Charles A. Dana Professor of Physics
  • David M. Scobey, Harward Professor of Community Partnerships
  • John Strong, Charles A. Dana Professor of Religion
  • Thomas Tracy, Phillips Professor of Religion
  • Thomas Wenzel, Charles A. Dana Professor of Chemistry