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Michael Aronson

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Additional Title: Director of Cinema Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-8104
  • Office: 201B McKenzie Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring term: M 9-10:30, R 1-2:30

Martha Bayless

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  • Title: Professor, English
  • Phone: 541-346-3930
  • Office: 344 PLC
  • Office Hours: on leave 2016-17

Carolyn Bergquist

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  • Title: Senior Lecturer
  • Additional Title: Director of Composition
  • Phone: 541-346-2695
  • Office: 124 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term: available by email; Comp Pgm - contact Susan Meyers

Elizabeth Bohls

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Associate Department Head
  • Phone: 541-346-5484
  • Office: 527 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: W 12:00 - 3:00 and by appointment

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
  • Office Hours: Summer term: M-W 11-12

Lara Bovilsky

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Additional Title: Director of Graduate Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-1309
  • Office: 246 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: W 1:00-2:30, R 10:45-12:15 and by appointment

Kirby Brown

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  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-5819
  • Office: 523 PLC
  • Office Hours: I am available by email during the summer; checking email intermittently.
  • Affiliated Departments: Ethnic Studies

Katherine Brundan

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  • Title: Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-0528
  • Office: 218 Villard Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring term: W 1:00-3:00, F 12:00-1:00, 2:00-3:00 (except first Friday of the month = 9:00-10:00 and 12:00-1:00) & by appointment
  • Interests: 19th century European novel, trauma studies, gender, and sensationalism

Kristy Bryant-Berg

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-3975
  • Office: 343 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term: MW 9-10 & 12-12:30

William Cadbury

Anna Carroll

  • Title: Pro Tem Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-1518
  • Office: 104 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term: MTW 2:00-3:00pm

Ulrick Casimir

  • Title: ProTem Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-1513
  • Office: 22 PLC
  • Office Hours: Email for appointment

Suzanne Clark

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Stephanie Clark

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  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3960
  • Office: 374 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: TR 12:00-1.30

Kara Clevinger

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-1514
  • Office: 22 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: MWF 10:00-11:00, W 1:30-2:30

Michael Copperman

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  • Title: Senior Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-0063
  • Office: 34 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: MWF 11:00-12:00, 3:00-3:20

James Crosswhite

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3956
  • Office: 258 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: TR 11:45-1:15
  • Affiliated Departments: Comparative Literature Department

Vanessa Cutz

  • Title: ProTem Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-3924
  • Office: 213 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: TR 5:00-6:00, 7:30-8:30

Brent Dawson

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  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3962
  • Office: 473 PLC
  • Office Hours: Wednesday 2-5

Rosemary Debell

  • Title: Pro Tem Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-1532
  • Office: 328 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: W 10:00-12:00, 12:30-2:30

Dianne Dugaw

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-1496
  • Office: 458 PLC
  • Office Hours: Winter term: T 12:30-3:30

James Earl

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

Jordache Ellapen

Erica Elliott

  • Title: Pro-tem Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-3988
  • Office: 101 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term: T & W 12:00-1:30pm

Megan England

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  • Title: Pro Tem Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-3977
  • Office: 223 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: TR 11:30-1:30

Marilyn Farwell

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Tara Fickle

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  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3979
  • Office: 372 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer: checking email intermittently or sporadically
  • 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
  • Phone: 541-346-1533
  • Office: 330 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term: W 12-2, R 12-1
  • 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: Spring term: By appointment through Lisa Mick Shimizu

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
  • Office Hours: By appt.
  • 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

  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Director, Center for Teaching Writing
  • Phone: 541-346-3922
  • Office: 205 PLC
  • Office Hours: Winter term: MWF 10:30-11:30 & by appt.

Brian Gazaille

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-5935
  • Office: 206 PLC
  • Office Hours: Available by email throughout the summer

Miriam Gershow

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  • Title: Senior Instructor
  • Additional Title: Associate Director of Composition
  • Phone: 541-346-0051
  • Office: 105 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer: checking email intermittently or sporadically

Lisa Gilman

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3967
  • Office: 447 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: M 10:00-12:00, T 10:00-11:00
  • Affiliated Departments: Folklore Program
  • Interests: Folklore, Performance, Music, Dance, Gender, Sexuality, African Studies

Andréa Gilroy

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  • Title: Pro Tempore Instructor
  • Additional Title: Interim Director of Comic Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-0934
  • Office: 215 Villard Hall
  • Office Hours: Summer term: M-R 2-3, 1st session 6/26-7/21 skype, andigilroy
  • Affiliated Departments: Comparative Literature Department
  • Interests: Comics Studies; Narrative theory and Genre theory; 20th-century American Literature and Popular Culture; 20th-century Japanese Literature and Popular Culture; Magical Realism, the Latin American Boom, and its descendants

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
  • Office Hours: Spring term: By appointment
  • 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: I am checking my email intermittently this summer
  • Affiliated Departments: Comparative Literature Department
  • Interests: Postcolonial Theory and Literature, South Asian Visual and Cultural Studies

Thelma Greenfield

Kathleen Horton

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  • Title: Senior Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-1311
  • Office: 265 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: MWF 11:00-11:40, 2:00-2:30

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
  • Office Hours: Spring term: W 9:30-11:30
  • Affiliated Departments: Judaic Studies Program

Linda Kintz

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C. Anne Laskaya

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-1517
  • Office: 357 PLC
  • Office Hours: On leave until Spring 18; available by email
  • Affiliated Departments: Judaic Studies Program
  • Interests: Medieval Studies, Rhetoric & Composition, Manuscript and Book History

Alison Lau

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-3915
  • Office: 103 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: Students: MW 9:00-9:30, 11:00-11:50 R 12:30pm-1:50pm / Comp program: M 12:30-1:30

Stephanie LeMenager

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Moore Endowed Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3966
  • Office: 457 PLC
  • Office Hours: on leave 2016-17
  • Affiliated Departments: Environmental Studies
  • Interests: American Studies, Environmental Humanities
  • Website: Website

Julia Lesage

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Quinn Lewis

David Li

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Collins Professor of the Humanities
  • Phone: 541-346-3940
  • Office: 275 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: MF 10:00-10:50

Glen Love

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Sharon Luk

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  • Title: Assistant Professor, Academic Advisor
  • Phone: 541-346-3926
  • Office: 473 PLC
  • Office Hours: Fall term: Mondays and Wednesdays 11:30am-1:00pm
  • Affiliated Departments: Ethnic Studies

Allison McGuffie

  • Title: Faculty Fellow
  • Phone: 541-346-3965
  • Office: 465 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term: MWR 2:00-3:00pm

Julianne Meyer

  • Title: ProTem Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-3924
  • Office: 213 PLC
  • Office Hours: Email for appointment

Quinn Miller

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  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3978
  • Office: 529 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: TR 8:00-9:30

Andrew Mueller

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  • Title: Pro-tem Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-0055
  • Office: 235 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: MF 1:00-2:30, W 1:00-2:00

Kate Myers

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-1533
  • Office: 330 PLC
  • Office Hours: Fall term: Thursdays 2-3, Fridays 11-1
  • Interests: Early Modern Literature

Kathleen O’Fallon

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  • Title: Senior Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-0994
  • Office: 256 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term: MTWR 11:00-11:45

Brendan O’Kelly

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-5935
  • Office: 206 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term: MW 12-1:30 (7/24-8/16)
  • 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
  • Office Hours: I will intermittently check email until fall term
  • 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
  • Office Hours: Spring term: W 12:00-3:00

Forest Pyle

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3928
  • Office: 270 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: MF 11:30-1:00

Mark Quigley

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-1340
  • Office: 525 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: M 5:00-6:00, T 4:00-6:00

Nick Recktenwald

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-0058
  • Office: 239 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer: checking email intermittently or sporadically

Gordon Rockett

William Rossi

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Director of Undergraduate Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-3955
  • Office: 363 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term: W 1:30-3:30

George Rowe

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Director Creative Writing
  • Phone: 541-346-0552
  • Office: 207 Alder Bldg
  • Office Hours: Spring term: R 8:00-11:00 and 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 term: TWR 9-10am

Ralph Salisbury

Ben Saunders

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-0062
  • Office: 366 PLC
  • Office Hours: On sabbatical 2016-17, checking email M & R afternoons

Gordon Sayre

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-1313
  • Office: 472 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: WR 1:00-3:00

Steven Shankman

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: UNESCO Chair in Transcultural Studies, Interreligious Dialogue, and Peace
  • Phone: 541-346-3997
  • Office: 110B Gerlinger Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring term: M 3:00-5:00 and by appointment
  • 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
  • Additional Title: Multilingual Writing Specialist
  • Phone: 541-346-3517
  • Office: 102 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: TR 2:00-4:00
  • Interests: digital rhetoric, multilingual writing spaces, first year writing

Bjorn Smars

  • Title: Pro-tem Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-3977
  • Office: 223 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: T 12:00-4:00

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
  • Office Hours: Spring term: M 12:00-1:30, W 12:00-12:30, 2:15-3:15, F 12:00-1:00
  • 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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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-1473
  • Office: 521 PLC
  • Office Hours: on leave 2016-17
  • Affiliated Departments: Ethnic Studies, Women's And Gender Studies

Avinnash Tiwari

  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-0061
  • Office: 444 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term: MW 1330-1530

Brian Trapp

  • Title: ProTem Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-0508
  • Office: 309 Alder Bldg
  • Office Hours: Winter term: TR 4:00-5:30

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: Summer term: By appointment

David Vázquez

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Additional Title: Department Head
  • Phone: 541-346-1516
  • Office: 118 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term: M 12-1:30 & appt. via Susan Meyers (541) 346-1516

Sarah Wald

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  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-1613
  • Office: 443 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: M 2:00-5:00 and by appointment
  • Affiliated Departments: Environmental Studies

Louise Westling

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  • Title: Professor Emerita
  • Phone: 541-346-3938
  • Office: 827 PLC
  • Office Hours: By appointment

Mark Whalan

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Horn Endowed Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3926
  • Office: 207 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: M 2:15-3:15, F 1:00-3:00

Elizabeth (Betsy) Wheeler

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3929
  • Office: 238 PLC
  • Office Hours: By email during the summer.
  • 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: 263 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term: MTW 4-5pm

John Witte

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  • Title: Senior Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-5935
  • Office: 206 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term MTWR 1-2

Daniel Wojcik

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Director of Graduate Studies, Folklore
  • Phone: 541-346-3946
  • Office: 463 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term: M & T 2:00-3:30pm

Henry Wonham

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3918
  • Office: 274 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: MW 10:00-12:00

Mary Wood

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3010
  • Office: 445 PLC
  • Office Hours: Summer term: available by email
  • Affiliated Departments: Humanities Program, Judaic Studies Program