STPEC Program Staff

All staff can be contacted at: STPEC Program Office, E-27A Machmer Hall, 413 545-0043

Hoang G. Phan

STPEC Program Director
Phone: 413 545-3694
Associate Professor of English and American Studies
460 Barlett Hall
Ph.D., English, University of California, Berkeley
Fields of interest: Law and Literature; African American Studies; Asian American Studies. 

Graciela Monteagudo

STPEC Associate Director
Lecturer, STPEC Program
Honors Program Director
E-27C Machmer Hall
Ph.D., Anthropology, UMass Amherst, 2011
Certificates from UMass Amherst in
Latin American Studies (2011) and Women's Studies (2009)
MFA-IA, Goddard College, Vermont (2001)
Fields of interest: Neoliberalism, Women of South America

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Katherine Mallory

Chief Academic Advisor and Internship Director
Phone: 413 545-0137
E-27A Machmer Hall
B.A. Religion, Davidson College (1989), M.Ed. in Social Justice Education, UMass Amherst (2006)

Monica M. Garcia

Academic Advisor
Phone: 413 545-1597
E-27A Machmer Hall
M.S.W., Community Organization and Planning, Hunter College School of Social Work, CUNY, NY, NY
B.S., Psychology, B.A., Anthropology, University of Florida
Areas of Interest: Grassroots Organizing, Food Security, Education, Healthcare, and Anti-racist Youth Leadership

Donna Vanasse

Program Coordinator
Phone: 413 545-6398
E-27A Machmer Hall

Sara Lennox

STPEC Program Director Emeritus
Professor of German and Scandinavian Studies, Ph.D Comparative Literature, University of Wisconsin Madison (1973), UMass faculty since 1974, STPEC Director 1981-2012

Sigrid Schmalzer

Previous STPEC Program Director 2013-2016
Phone: 413 545-6776
Associate Professor of History
631 Herter Hall
Ph.D., University of California, San Diego (2004)
Fields of interest: Modern Chinese history, history of science, history of popular culture