Instructors

Bob Achettu

Bob Achettu
  • Instructor For: Business Field Studies
  • Short Bio: Bob Achettu brings 20 years of experience in the corporate sector to the Chicago Field Studies program.  His diverse professional background includes leadership roles within the strategy practice of a global consulting firm, driving portfolio company performance within a private equity firm, and currently as Founder and CEO of a high-growth strategic advisory firm.
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Andrew Day

Andrew Day
  • Instructor For: Field Studies in the Modern Workplace
  • Short Bio: Andrew Day was born in Florence, Alabama to a military family. He moved pretty often growing up, living on military bases in/near San Francisco, California; Mountain View, California; Atlanta, Georgia; and Fort Knox, Kentucky.
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Nick Dorzweiler

Nick Dorzweiler
  • Instructor For: Field Studies in Business Culture (Online)
  • Short Bio: Nick Dorzweiler earned his PhD in 2015, and has been teaching for the Chicago Field Studies program since 2011. His research focuses on the politics of everyday life, and particularly the creation of community norms and values through popular cultural practices such as film, music, television, and sports.
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Sean Harvey

Sean Harvey

Alan Kellner

Alan Kellner
  • Instructor For: Field Studies in the Modern Workplace
  • Short Bio: Alan Kellner is a PhD student in the Department of Political Science at Northwestern University. He teaches Field Studies in the Modern Workplace, where he brings his work experience to bear.
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Monica Llorente

Monica Llorente
  • Instructor For: Legal Field Studies
  • Short Bio: Monica works on local and national campaigns with youth, parents, educators, lawyers, and others to advocate for changes in education and juvenile justice, and teaches courses for undergraduate and law students.
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Liz McCabe

Liz McCabe
  • Instructor For: Field Studies in Civic Engagement; Field Studies in Humanities
  • Short Bio: As a full-time faculty member in CFS, Liz teaches courses, advises students, coordinates instructor collaboration, promotes curriculum development, and builds program relationships across the university. She teaches Field Studies in the Modern Workplace and Field Studies in Humanities, focusing on interdisciplinary approaches to questions about work, education, and cultural institutions.
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Andrea Ritchie

Andrea Ritchie
  • Instructor For: Field Studies in Social Justice
  • Short Bio: Andrea J. Ritchie is a Black lesbian immigrant and attorney and organizer who has engaged in extensive research, writing, and advocacy around issues of policing and criminalization over the past two decades, with a particular emphasis on the experiences of of women and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people of color.
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Lauren Slubowski Keenan-Devlin

Lauren Slubowski Keenan-Devlin
  • Instructor For: Field Studies in Public Health
  • Short Bio: Lauren Keenan-Devlin, PhD/MPH, is a graduate of the Department of Anthropology at Northwestern University and currently works as a researcher at NorthShore University HealthSystem Evanston Hospital investigating the influence of maternal stress on pregnancy outcomes, as well as interventions to reduce breastfeeding disparities.   
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Nina Wieda

Nina Wieda
  • Instructor For: Business Field Studies
  • Short Bio: Nina Wieda has a PhD in Slavic from Northwestern University and an MA in Nationalism Studies from Central European University, Budapest.  Her research centers on culturally determined attitudes towards spending: why people choose to spend or save and what those behaviors mean to them.
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