The Faculty History Project documents faculty members who have been associated with the University of Michigan since 1837, and the history of the University's schools and colleges. This project is part of a larger effort to prepare resources for the University's bicentennial in 2017. Find out more.

The Bentley Historical Library serves as the official archives for the University.

List of Professors

Name Years at Michigansort icon Position

Marvin Felheim

1948 - 1979
Joe Lee David Distinguished Professor of American Culture
Professor of English Language and Literature

Frances R. Aparicio

1990 - 2000
Professor of Spanish and American Culture

Tomas Almaguer

1992 - 2001
Arthur F. Thurnau Professor
Associate Professor of Sociology and American Culture

Betty L. Bell

1993 - 2005
Associate Professor of English, American Culture & Women's Studies

Maria E. Montoya

1995 - 2006
Professor of History & American Culture

Carroll Smith-Rosenberg

1996 - 2008
Professor of American Culture, History, Women's Studies

Catherine L. Benamou

1998 - 2007
Professor of Screen Arts and Culture and American Culture

Phillip D. Akutsu

2000 - 2008
Assistant Professor of Psychology and American Culture