Department Chair:
Chris Howell

Administrative Assistant:
Tracy Tucker

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8487
Fax: (440) 775-8898

Rice Hall, Room 216
10 N. Professor St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Jade Schiff

Jade Schiff

Assistant Professor

Contact Information


Rice 206
(440) 775-6549

Jade Schiff

Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Toronto, 2002
  • Master of Arts, University of Chicago, 2004
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Chicago, 2010

Curriculum Vitae

Jade Schiff, assistant professor of Politics received a B.A. from the University of Toronto, and an M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Chicago.  Schiff works at the intersections of political theory, international relations, phenomenology and literary criticism.  Schiff's primary research area is contemporary political theory, and emphasizes issues of suffering, political responsibility and redemption in local and global contexts.