History and
Social Sciences

The faculty and students within our multidisciplinary department advance the study and practice of history and the social sciences through teaching, research, and outreach. Our research generates knowledge rooted in historical and social scientific approaches to the study of the human condition.


Department Faculty

Adjunct Professors

  • Mary Anne K. Clarke
  • Ethan Dugas
  • Burton Van Name Edwards
  • Jeffrey Hamill
  • Curtis Holland
  • Gail Mohanty
  • Alicia Sansone
  • Shahram Shadbash
  • Kristin Taylor-Costello
  • Terrance N. Turner
Ciliberto, David

David John Ciliberto

Lecturer, History and Social Sciences
Faculty Suite L, Room 105
Ph D, Northeastern University
MA, Northeastern University

Global foundations of Character and Leadership, Sociology of Work, Population, Urban Sociology, Principles of Sociology

Human Rights, Population & Society, Sociology of Work

  • Rhode Island Chapter Representative Alpha Kappa Delta Honor Society
  • community service award
  • 2018, Leadership team Bryant Idea program
  • 2017, 2015, 2017 Bryant university merit award recipient
  • 2015, Promoted 8/01/2015 to Senior Lecturer
  • 2001, R.I. chapter representative: Alpha Kappa Delta Honor Society in Sociology