The Faculty


Lloyd Anderson

Assistant Professor

Pronouns: he/him
Email: lba1@williams​.edu
Undergraduate Institution: Bowdoin College
Graduate Institution: Columbia University
Research Areas: Paleoceanography, paleoclimatology, isotope geochemistry, biogeochemistry, micropaleontology


Tim Pusack

Associate Professor
Marine Ecology

Curriculum Vitae

Pronouns: he/him
Email: tjp3​@williams​.edu
Undergraduate Institution: Colgate University, Natural Sciences
Graduate Institution: Oregon State University, Integrated Biology
Research Areas: Predator-prey dynamics, marine invasive species, environmental stress, coral propagation

Catherine Robinson-Hall

Katy Robinson Hall, Esq.

Associate Professor
Marine Policy

Curriculum Vitae

Pronouns: she/her
Email: crh1​@williams​.edu
Undergraduate Institution: University of Rhode Island, Marine Affairs
Graduate Institution: Vermont Law School, JD
Law Concentrations: Environmental, Coastal, Water and Wetland, Coastal Climate Justice

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Ned Schaumberg

Assistant Professor
Literature of the Sea

Pronouns: he/him
Email: ngs3​@williams​.edu
Undergraduate Institution: Whitman College, English
Graduate Institution: University of Washington, English
Research Areas: English, ecocriticism, global Anglophone literature

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Sofia Zepeda

Assistant Professor
American Maritime History

Pronouns: she/her
Email: sez1​@williams​.edu
Undergraduate Institution: University of California, Santa Cruz, History
Graduate Institution: University of Arizona, Modern European History and World/Comparative History
Research Areas: Sailors, their families, and the effects of gender, welfare, the state, and popular culture on their everyday lives; 18th- and 19th-century Britain and Ireland


James T. Carlton (Emeritus)

Professor Emeritus of Marine Sciences and Director Emeritus of Williams-Mystic

Curriculum Vitae

Pronouns: he/him
Email: james​.t.carlton​
Undergraduate Institution: University of California, Berkeley, Paleontology
Graduate Institution: University of California, Davis, Ecology

Jim Carlton is Professor of Marine Sciences Emeritus at Williams College (Williamstown, Massachusetts) and Director Emeritus (1989-2015) of the Williams College-Mystic Seaport Maritime Studies Program (Mystic, Connecticut).