• Beren Writing Center

  • Administrative Staff



    Dr. Joy Ladin
    David and Ruth Gottesman Professor of English

    Joy Ladin is David and Ruth Gottesman Professor of English at Stern College and the author of three books of poetry, Alternatives to History, The Book of Anna and Transmigration. Her criticism, poetry and autobiographical writings have been widely published.

    Dr. Andrea Rosso Efthymiou 

    Associate Director

    Instructor of English

    Andrea recently defended her dissertation, "Voices from on High: Rhetorical Education in a Jewish Women's Writing Center," under the advisement of Dr. Jessica Yood at the CUNY Graduate Center. Andrea has co-authored "Writing Centers and Institutional Missions: Complicated Negotiations" with Lauren Fitzgerald, Director of the Wilf Campus Writing Center. Andrea's research interests include rhetorical education in writing centers, institutional mission in higher education, and civic engagement. 



    Nechama Yagod Juni 

    Writing Instructor
    Chumie is a 2013 graduate of Stern College, where she double-majored in Philosophy and Biology. She wrote her undergraduate honors thesis, entitled "Wholly Other to Ethics? Nietzsche's Thought as a Gateway to Levinas," exploring the possibility of a Nietzschean grounding for Levinas's ethics. She now spends her mornings studying Talmud in the Stern Graduate Program in Biblical and Talmudic Interpretation and her afternoons in the Beren Campus Writing Center as the Writing Instructor. 



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