Global Studies and Languages

Nala Bailey

MA Student
German & Scandinavian
Office: 409 Friendly Hall

Oluwakemi "Kemi" Balogun

Associate Professor
African Studies, IRES, Sociology, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-0558
Office: 311 Hendricks Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Monday noon-1:00 p.m., Wednesday 12:30-1:30 p.m. and by appointment on zoom
Research Interests: Globalization, Nationalism, Culture, Race/Ethnicity, Immigration, Embodiment, Africana Studies

Judith Baskin

Philip H. Knight Professor Emerita in Humanities
Judaic Studies Program, Middle East and North African Studies, Religious Studies

Magela Baudoin Teran

Graduate Student
Romance Languages
Phone: 541-852-5628
Office: 192K Esslinger Hall
Research Interests: Latin American literature in XX and XXI centuries. Gothic. Women's Writing.

Anna-Lisa Baumeister

Comparative Literature Graduate Student
Comparative Literature, German & Scandinavian
Office: 313 Villard
Research Interests: German Thought of the Long Eighteenth Century, Ecocriticism and Ecopoetics, Literature and Science, Gender Studies and Critical Race Theory

Diane Baxter

Senior Lecturer 1
Pro Tem Instructor
Law, Law-CRES, Middle East and North African Studies
Phone: none
Office: none
Office Hours:

Corinne Bayerl

Senior Instructor I
Clark Honors College, Comparative Literature, German & Scandinavian
Office: 206 Chapman Hall
Office Hours: Monday 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. (Zoom); Tuesday 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. (walk-in Chapman Hall 322)
Research Interests: 16th to early 18th century literature and culture. Early modern theater. Cross-cultural theater. Cryptography. Gender studies. Translation studies.

Martha Bayless

Professor, English
Director, Folklore and Public Culture
English, Food Studies, Humanities Program, Medieval Studies
Phone: 541-346-3930
Office: 344 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: Online by appointment only; contact via email
Research Interests: Folklore, Medieval Studies, Cultural Studies, Food Studies

Erin Beck

Associate Professor
CLLAS, Latin American Studies, Political Science
Phone: 541-346-4483
Office: 914 PLC
Office Hours: Winter 2023: Virtual - Monday 1-4. Students should email to sign up for time slot and Zoom link
Research Interests: Latin American politics, development, gender, NGOs, microfinance, collective action

Elliot Berkman

Center for Translational Neuroscience, Food Studies, Neuroscience, Psychology Department, SAIL
Phone: 541-346-4909
Office: 332 LISB
Research Interests: Social/Personality, Translational Neuroscience, Self-Regulation, Goals, Motivation

Aurélie Bertin

Pro Tem French Instructor
Romance Languages
Office: 30 Friendly Hall
Office Hours: Tuesdays from 11a.m to 1pm in MCK 175 or by appointment
Research Interests: Teaching French and Pedagogy, Language Teachings Studies, Linguistics, Cinema Studies, Translation Studies, 17th century French literature.

Amanda Bird

Courtesy Professor
Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Phone: 541-346-5051
Office: 175 PLC

Aidana Bolatbekkyzy

PhD candidate
East Asian Languages
Phone: 541-346-4084
Office: Friendly Hall 114
Research Interests: confinement literature

John Bonine

Professor of Law
Bernard B. Kliks Professor
Law, Law-JD, Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Phone: 541-346-3827
Office: 320C Knight Law Center

Sonja Boos

Associate Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies (German)
German & Scandinavian
Phone: 541-346-4083
Office: 211 Friendly Hall
Office Hours: By appointment
Research Interests: Poetics of knowledge, film theory, feminism, psychoanalysis, narrative theory, 19th-20th century literature and critical thought

Sheela Bora Hadjivassiliou

Graduate Employee, French, PhD Candidate
French, Romance Languages
Phone: 541-346-4497
Office: 192M Esslinger Hall
Office Hours: Monday and Wednesday @ 9:45 (Zoom)
Research Interests: Postcolonial and Decolonial Studies, Feminist Theory, Francophone Literature, Indian Diaspora Studies, Caribbean Literature and Literature from the Indian Ocean, Archipelagic Studies

B Mokaya Bosire

Senior Instructor
African Studies, Language Teaching Studies, Linguistics
Phone: 541-346-3916
Office: 377 Straub Hall
Office Hours: Mon/Wed 3:30p-4:30p or by appt.
Research Interests: Swahili, Sheng, African languages & Urban vernaculars

Jack Boss

Professor of Music Theory and Composition
Department Head, Department of Academic Music
German & Scandinavian, Music
Phone: 541-346-5654
Office: 208 Frohnmayer Music Bldg
Research Interests: Music Theory, Music Composition, Music Scholarly Areas

Melissa Bowers

Associate Director, Academic Support
Arabic Studies, Classics, Comics and Cartoon Studies, Comparative Literature, Comparative Literature Journal, Digital Humanities, Disability Studies, English, Folklore Program, Humanities Program, Medieval Studies, Northwest Indian Language Institute, Philosophy, Philosophy Department, Religious Studies
Phone: 541-346-1506
Office: 118 PLC
Office Hours: (if needed, please contact me via email for an appointment, walk-ins are not guaranteed) Mon. -Thurs. 8:30 a.m.-Noon and 1- 5 p.m. (118 PLC) 541.346.1506 and Friday remote 8am-5pm

Lara Boyero

Graduate Employee, Spanish Sociolinguistics, PhD
Romance Languages, Spanish
Phone: 541-346-4203
Office: 198B Esslinger Hall
Office Hours: T from 2 to 4.30 in CMAE (Oregon Hall)
Research Interests: Linguistics and sociolinguistics, languages in contact, translanguaging, spanglish, heritage learning, Latinoamerican first and third generation, critical pedagogies, teaching a second language, heritage language, discourse analysis

Vincent Brana

Graduate Employee, Italian, MA
Italian, Romance Languages
Office: 30 Friendly Hall
Office Hours: Tuesday 10:00-11:00, Wednesday 3:15-4:15

Lindsay Frederick Braun

Associate Professor
Associate Department Head & Director of Undergraduate Studies
African Studies, History
Phone: 541-346-4838
Office: 365 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Monday 9:00-11:00 a.m. and by appointment
Research Interests: Southern Africa 1750-1950, East Africa 1850-1960, Comparative Colonialism, Environmental History, History of Science and Technology (esp. geography)

Yvonne Braun

Department Head, Global Studies and Member, Provost's Teaching Academy
Global Studies
Phone: 541-346-5752
Office: 318 PLC Hall
Office Hours: Fall 2022: Tuesday 1:00-3:00
Research Interests: gender, intersectionality, social inequality, international development, environmental justice, globalization, infrastructural politics, energy politics, social movements, feminist political ecology

Lucien Brown

Associate Professor, Korean Linguistics
East Asian Languages
Phone: 541-346-4103
Office: 425 Friendly Hall

Cory Browning

Assistant Professor of French
European Studies, French
Phone: 541-346-4028
Office: 428 Friendly Hall
Office Hours: Tuesday, 1-2 Wednesday, 4-5 and by appointment
Research Interests: 19th, 20th, 21st century French and Francophone Studies, Critical Theory, Aesthetics and Violence

Carrie Brown Reiily

Spanish Instructor
Romance Languages
Phone: 541-346-4207
Office: 20 Friendly Hall
Office Hours: Thursday 9am-10:50

Alfredo Burlando

Associate Professor
Co-Director of Master's Studies
African Studies, Economics
Phone: 541-346-1351
Office: 513 PLC
Office Hours: Winter 2023: Monday 9:30 - 11:00
Research Interests: Development economics, economics of corruption, savings strategies in developing countries, health and fertility