Anthropology Department
Leahanna Pelish

Leahanna Pelish '07

Job Title
Administrative Assistant; Philosophy, Classics, Anthropology, and Religious Studies
Remote/Hybrid for Summer 2022 - On Leave for Fall 2022 Lamont 106
Nonbinary she/her/hers, they/them/theirs also acceptable

Areas of interest

Leahanna (Leah) Pelish is the Administrative Assistant for the Philosophy, Classics, Anthropology and Religious Studies Departments, joining Lamont in 2016 with great enthusiasm to be back at Union. Leah graduated summa cum laude from Union College in 2007, double majoring in Philosophy and Political Science. In 2010, Leah graduated with honors with her Masters Degree in Philosophy from SUNY Albany. Leah has taught philosophy as an adjunct professor at SUNY Albany; her areas of interest include intersectional feminism, ethics (especially applied), and bioethics and is currently enrolled in the MBA Program at Clarkson University. With any free time, Leah enjoys spending time with friends and family including Molly and Mamas (their adorable cats), as well as enjoying the arts, music, crafting, thrifting and more.

Academic credentials

B.A., Union College; M.Phil., State University of New York at Albany; M.B.A., Clarkson University, In Progress