The following Stonehill College community members are available to provide their expert perspectives on local, state, national, and international stories.
Political ScienceAssistant Professor of Political Science, Head Fellow for the Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity, and Social Justice
Anwar Mhajne is a political scientist specializing in international relations and comparative politics with a focus on gender, religion, and Middle Eastern politics. Her research focuses on how Islamic beliefs and institutions in the Middle East structure Muslim women’s political understandings, agencies, and opportunities at local, national, and international levels.
Political ScienceProfessor of Political Science, Richard B. Finnegan Distinguished Professor of Political Science and International Relations
Anna Ohanyan's research focuses on the regional dimensions of armed conflicts, particularly those taking place in Eastern Europe. Her scholarship also explores how fractured regions perpetuate ongoing armed conflict, nourish authoritarianism and state weakness.
AnthropologyJames E. Hayden Chair for the Study of Race, Ethnicity, & Social Justice, Professor of Anthropology and Sociology
Stanley Thangaraj leads the Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity, and Social Justice, an interdisciplinary hub that examines how race, ethnicity, and other categories of difference are infused in structures of power. His scholarship focuses on the ways in which race, gender, ethnicity, sexuality, class and citizenship shape the experiences of immigrant and refugee communities in the U.S. South.