Faculty

Michael Aronson

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Additional Title: Director of Cinema Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-8104
  • Office: 201B McKenzie Hall

Martha Bayless

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  • Title: Professor, English
  • Phone: 541-346-3930
  • Office: 344 Plc
  • Office Hours: Teaching session 3 summer term

Carolyn Bergquist

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  • Title: Senior Lecturer
  • Additional Title: Director of Composition
  • Phone: 541-346-2695
  • Office: 124 PLC
  • Office Hours: Checking email intermittently during the summer

Elizabeth Bohls

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Associate Department Head
  • Phone: 541-346-5484
  • Office: 527 Plc
  • Office Hours: Checking email intermittently during the summer

James Boren

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Tina Boscha

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  • Title: Senior Instructor
  • Additional Title: Assistant Department Head
  • Phone: 541-346-0056
  • Office: 236 PLC

Lara Bovilsky

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Additional Title: Director of Graduate Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-1309
  • Office: 246 PLC
  • Office Hours: Checking email intermittently during the summer

Kirby Brown

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  • Title: Assistant Professor, Native American Studies; English Department
  • Phone: 541-346-5819
  • Office: 523 PLC
  • Office Hours: Checking email intermittently during summer
  • Affiliated Departments: Ethnic Studies

Katherine Brundan

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  • Title: Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-0528
  • Office: 218 Villard Hall
  • Interests: 19th century European novel, trauma studies, gender, and sensationalism

Kristy Bryant-Berg

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William Cadbury

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Anna Carroll

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Ulrick Casimir

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Stephanie Clark

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3960
  • Office: 374 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer session 2: M 1-2; T, W 1-2 by appt.

Suzanne Clark

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Kara Clevinger

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-1514
  • Office: 22 PLC
  • Office Hours: Email to schedule Canvas chat, or meeting summer term

Michael Copperman

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José Cortez

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James Crosswhite

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3956
  • Office: 258 Plc
  • Affiliated Departments: Comparative Literature Department

Vanessa Cutz

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Brent Dawson

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Rosemary Debell

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Dianne Dugaw

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-1496
  • Office: 458 PLC
  • Office Hours: Available by email

James Earl

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  • Title: Professor Emeritus
  • Additional Title: English Department
  • Affiliated Departments: Religious Studies

Jordache Ellapen

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  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Interests: Black Queer Studies/Queer African Studies/Queer of Color Critique, Aesthetic practices of Africa and the African diaspora, Visual Culture, Cinema Studies, Race and Racial Formations, Diaspora Studies

Erica Elliott

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Megan England

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Marilyn Farwell

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Tara Fickle

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  • Title: Assistant Professor, English Department
  • Phone: 541-346-3979
  • Office: 372 PLC
  • Affiliated Departments: Asian Studies, Ethnic Studies
  • Interests: Asian/Asian American Literature, Digital Humanities, Game Studies, Graphic Fiction & Comics
  • Website: Website

Bill Fogarty

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  • Title: Instructor of English
  • Office Hours: On leave AY 17-18
  • Interests: Poetry and Poetics, 20th Century American, British, and Irish Literature, African American Poetry

Karen J. Ford

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3902
  • Office: 118 Friendly Hall
  • Office Hours: By appointment through 6-3902 spring term

David Frank

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Lisa Freinkel

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  • Title: Vice Provost and Dean, Undergraduate Studies
  • Additional Title: Associate Professor English and Comparative Literature
  • Phone: 541-346-1221
  • Office: 372B Oregon Hall
  • Affiliated Departments: Comparative Literature Department
  • Interests: Shakespeare and Renaissance literature, theology and contemplative studies, digital humanities, history of philosophy, psychoanalysis and literary theory.

John Gage

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Director, Center for Teaching Writing
  • Phone: 541-346-3922
  • Office: 205 Plc
  • Office Hours: Checking email intermittently during the summer

Brian Gazaille

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-5935
  • Office: 206 PLC
  • Office Hours: Checking email intermittently during the summer

Miriam Gershow

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  • Title: Senior Instructor
  • Additional Title: Associate Director of Composition
  • Phone: 541-346-0051
  • Office: 105 PLC

Warren Ginsberg

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  • Title: Professor of English
  • Additional Title: Philip H. Knight Professor of Humanities Comparative Literature Program Faculty
  • Phone: 541-346-3958
  • Office: 257 Plc
  • Interests: I am especially interested in examining the aesthetic, social, and political aspects of cross-cultural translation in Chaucer's works.

Sangita Gopal

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  • Title: Associate Professor of English
  • Additional Title: Comparative Literature Program Faculty
  • Phone: 541-346-3567
  • Office: 528 PLC
  • Office Hours: Teaching session 3 summer term
  • Affiliated Departments: Comparative Literature Department
  • Interests: Postcolonial Theory and Literature, South Asian Visual and Cultural Studies

Thelma Greenfield

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Joseph Hynes

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Kathleen Karlyn

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Heidi Kaufman

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3932
  • Office: 365 PLC
  • Affiliated Departments: Judaic Studies Program

Kate Kelp-Stebbins

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C. Anne Laskaya

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-1517
  • Office: 357 Plc
  • Office Hours: Checking email intermittently during the summer
  • Affiliated Departments: Judaic Studies Program
  • Interests: Medieval Studies, Rhetoric & Composition, Manuscript and Book History

Alison Lau

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Office Hours: On leave 2017-18

Stephanie LeMenager

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Moore Endowed Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3966
  • Office: 457 PLC
  • Affiliated Departments: Environmental Studies
  • Interests: American Studies, Environmental Humanities
  • Website: Website

Lizzy LeRud

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  • Title: Pro Tem Instructor
  • Interests: Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century American Literature, Poetry and Poetics, Multi-Ethnic U.S. Literature, Women's and Gender Studies, Lyric Theory, Literary Formalism
  • Website: Website

Julia Lesage

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David Li

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Collins Professor of the Humanities
  • Phone: 541-346-3940
  • Office: 275 PLC

Glen Love

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Allison McGuffie

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Quinn Miller

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Andrew Mueller

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Kate Myers

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Additional Title: Director of Writing Associates
  • Phone: 541-346-1533
  • Office: 330 PLC
  • Office Hours: By appointment or via Canvas summer term session 2
  • Interests: Early Modern Literature

Brendan O'Kelly

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-5935
  • Office: 206 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term via email
  • Interests: 20th/21st Century American, British, and Irish Fiction; Critical and Visual Theory; Film Studies; Comics Studies; Digital Humanities

Priscilla Peña Ovalle

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Additional Title: Associate Director, Cinema Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-0060
  • Office: 266 Plc
  • Affiliated Departments: Cinema Studies Program, Ethnic Studies
  • Interests: media studies, race/ethnicity, dance, mainstream popular culture, media hairstyles, and more...

Paul Peppis

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Director, Oregon Humanities Center
  • Phone: 541-346-7017
  • Office: 154 PLC

Forest Pyle

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Mark Quigley

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-1340
  • Office: 525 Plc
  • Office Hours: On Leave 2017-18; I will be checking e-mail intermittently during my absence.

Nick Recktenwald

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-0058
  • Office: 239 PLC
  • Office Hours: Email for in-person or virtual appointment summer term session 1

Gordon Rockett

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William Rossi

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3955
  • Office: 363 Plc
  • Office Hours: Checking email intermittently during the summer

George Rowe

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-0552
  • Office: 207 Alder Bldg
  • Office Hours: By appointment
  • Affiliated Departments: Creative Writing Program

Stephen Rust

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-0058
  • Office: 239 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer Session 2: MTWR 12-12:30 July 23-August 16

Ben Saunders

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-0062
  • Office: 366 Plc
  • Office Hours: Checking email intermittently during the summer

Rebecca Saxon

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  • Title: Pro-Tem Instructor of English/Philosophy Department Research Assistant
  • Office: 247 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Affiliated Departments: English Department

Gordon Sayre

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Director of Undergraduate Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-1313
  • Office: 472 PLC
  • Office Hours: Checking email intermittently during the summer

Steven Shankman

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  • Title: Professor of English
  • Additional Title: UNESCO Chair in Transcultural Studies, Interreligious Dialogue, and Peace
  • Phone: 541-346-3997
  • Office: 110B Gerlinger Hall
  • Interests: Comparative literature, the classical tradition in English and American literature, the eighteenth century, and the history of literary theory
  • Website: Website

Sharon Sherman

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Emily Simnitt

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  • Title: Career Instructor, Multilingual Writing Specialist
  • Additional Title: Associate Director of Composition
  • Phone: 541-346-3517
  • Office: 102 PLC
  • Interests: digital rhetoric, multilingual writing spaces, first year writing

Bjorn Smars

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  • Title: Pro-tem Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-3977
  • Office: 223 PLC

Richard Stein

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Richard Stevenson

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Nathaniel Teich

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  • Title: Professor Emeritus
  • Phone: (541) 346-3982
  • Office: 200C Rainier Bldg

Edgar Temam

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  • Title: Philosophy Department Courtesy Postdoctoral Research Scholar
  • Additional Title: Pro Tem Instructor of English
  • Phone: 541-346-0061
  • Office: 444 PLC
  • Affiliated Departments: English Department, Philosophy Department
  • Interests: history of philosophy, critical thinking, basic logic, pedagogy, social & political philosophy--particularly, our thinking about violence & nonviolence, war & peace, force & power, injustice & justice

Courtney Thorsson

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Avinnash Tiwari

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-0061
  • Office: 444 PLC

Brian Trapp

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  • Title: ProTem Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-0508
  • Office: 309 Alder Bldg

Corbett Upton

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Additional Title: Associate Director of Undergraduate Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-3961
  • Office: 375 PLC
  • Office Hours: By appointment summer term session 2

Jennifer Van Meter

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David Vázquez

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  • Title: Associate Professor, Department of English
  • Additional Title: Department Head
  • Phone: 541-346-1516
  • Office: 118 PLC
  • Office Hours: Available by email summer term session 2

Sarah Wald

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  • Title: Associate Professor, Environmental Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-1613
  • Office: 443 PLC
  • Affiliated Departments: Environmental Studies, Ethnic Studies
  • Website: Website

Joyce Pualani Warren

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  • Title: PostDoctoral Scholar Eth. Lit
  • Phone: 541-346-3953
  • Office: 273 PLC

Louise Westling

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Mark Whalan

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Horn Endowed Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3926
  • Office: 207 PLC

Elizabeth (Betsy) Wheeler

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3929
  • Office: 238 Plc
  • Affiliated Departments: Environmental Studies
  • Interests: Disability Studies, Comics, Young Adult and Children's Literature

George Wickes

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Jenée Wilde

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-1051
  • Office: 331 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer session 2: MTW 4-5pm or by appointment

John Witte

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  • Title: Senior Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-5935
  • Office: 206 PLC
  • Office Hours: Checking email intermittently

Daniel Wojcik

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Director of Graduate Studies, Folklore
  • Phone: 541-346-3946
  • Office: 463 Plc
  • Office Hours: Checking email intermittently during the summer

Henry Wonham

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Mary Wood

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3010
  • Office: 445 Plc
  • Affiliated Departments: Humanities Program, Judaic Studies Program

Robert Zandstra

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