Shanna Benjamin
Associate Professor
Associate Dean

Shanna Greene Benjamin, Associate Professor of English at Grinnell College, is a literary critic and biographer who studies the literature and lives of black women. She has published on... See full profile

Lakesia Johnson
Associate Professor
Chief Diversity Officer, Associate Dean

Lakesia D. Johnson is Associate Professor of Gender, Women’s, & Sexuality Studies and English at Grinnell College, where she is currently serving as Assistant Vice-President of... See full profile

Kapila
Professor
Assistant Vice President and Senior Global Officer

Shuchi Kapila has published in major journals such as Victorian Studies, Nineteenth-Century Contexts, and Interventions. Her book, Educating Seeta: Family Romances of British India, was... See full profile

Paula Smith
Professor
Director, Purposeful Risk Engagement Project

Paula V. Smith joined the faculty of Grinnell College in 1987. She is a writer whose poems and short fiction appear in literary journals like Flyway, Red Cedar Review, North American... See full profile