Two Promoted AMS Faculty

Congratulations to Dr. Mike Innis-Jimenez and Dr. Jeff Melton on their promotions to Full Professor! 

Dr. Innis-Jimenez joined the department in 2008 and specializes in Latinx Studies. His well-regarded work looks at the intersections among immigration, labor, and urban studies. He is also the department’s Director of Graduate Studies.

Dr. Melton has been with the department since 2010. As a nationally-recognized Mark Twain scholar, he also has interests in amusement and tourism studies. Dr. Melton was a past Director of Undergraduate Studies.

Thank you to both for all you do for the department!