Global Studies and Languages

Gloria Macedo Janto

Graduate Employee, Romance Languages, PhD (Spanish and Quechua)
Romance Languages
Office: 192L Esslinger Hall
Office Hours: Wednesday and Thursday 12 p.m.- 1 p.m.
Research Interests: Memory and Testimony, Politics and Fiction, Genealogies in Afro and Andean Literatures, Gender Studies, Spanish and Quechua

Scott Maier

Professor Emeritus
European Studies, SOJC

Fengjun Mao

Senior Instructor II, Chinese Language
East Asian Languages
Phone: 541-346-8501
Office: 172 Gerlinger Annex
Office Hours: M/W 2-3 pm or by appointment

Alejandro Marín

Graduate Employee, RL, PHD
Romance Languages
Office: Esslinger Hall 198B
Office Hours: Tuesdays 12-2
Research Interests: Postcolonial & Decolonial studies, Migration studies, "Coloniality of power" in the 21st century narratives from the Hispanophone Caribbean & Equatorial-Guinea.

Dawn Marlan

Senior Lecturer I
Comparative Literature, German & Scandinavian, SAIL
Phone: 541-346-0934
Office: 313C Villard Hall
Office Hours: By Appointment
Research Interests: Interests: History and theory of the novel in Europe and the US, comparative modernism, contemporary fiction, visual culture, and creative writing, specifically literary nonfiction and fiction.

Galen Martin

Senior Instructor II of Global and Environmental Studies
Environmental Studies, Food Studies, Global Studies, Latin American Studies, SAIL
Phone: 541-346-9178
Office: 346 PLC
Office Hours: Sabbatical Leave F22-W23
Research Interests: global food security, sustainable development, political ecology, conflict resolution, Latin America, Europe

Gabriela Martínez

Department Head of Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies
CLLAS, Latin American Studies, SOJC, SOJC-Journalism, SOJC-Journalism Master's, SOJC-Media Studies Master's, SOJC-Media Studies PhD, SOJC-Media Studies Undergrad, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-1997
Office: 237 Allen Hall
Office Hours: Please email faculty using your UO email account or use Canvas if enrolled in a course with the professor.
Research Interests: Areas of Media Studies and Journalism

Alexander Mathas

Professor Emeritus
European Studies, German & Scandinavian
Phone: 541-346-4101
Office: 321 Friendly Hall
Office Hours: By appointment
Research Interests: Self, subjectivity, and artistic creativity in 18th through 20th century German literature and thought, as well as identity, gender, and memory in the works of 18th and 20th century authors; Humanism and Posthumanism

Joel Matheson

Global Studies
Office: PLC 323

Bronwen Maxson

Associate Librarian
Coordinator, Undergraduate Engagement & Instructional Services; Subject Specialist for Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin American Studies
CLLAS, Romance Languages
Phone: 541-346-3069
Office: UO Libraries
Office Hours: <a href="">Schedule an appointment <a>
Research Interests: Open Access Scholarship, Information Literacy Practices of Spanish Speakers; Critical Pedagogy

Theresa May

Food Studies, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts
Phone: 541-346-1789
Office: 207 Villard Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Tuesday 1:00-2:50 p.m.
Research Interests: Ecodramaturgy/Eco-theatre, Native/Indigenous Drama, Environmental Humanities, Environmental Justice, Community-based Performance, Theatre for Social Change, Sustainable Theatre Management.

John McCole

Associate Professor
Comparative Literature, European Studies, German & Scandinavian, History
Phone: 541-346-5906
Office: 303 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Fall 2022, Thu, 1:00-3:00 p.m. or by appointment

Carrie McCurdy

Associate Professor
Food Studies, Human Physiology
Phone: 541-346-5069
Office: 112 Pacific Hall
Research Interests: Obesity and Insulin Resistance

Kumiko McDowell

PhD candidate
East Asian Languages
Phone: 541-346-1855
Office: 121 Knight Library
Research Interests: Japanese pre-modern culture

Kit McDunn

Comparative Literature Graduate Student
Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies GE
Comparative Literature, Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Phone: 541-346-0934
Office: 313B Villard Hall
Research Interests: climate fiction and the environmental humanities, literature in the nuclear age, disaster and revolution, 20th- and 21st-century Russian literature, 20th- and 21st-century Japanese literature

Allison McGuffie

Career Instructor
African Studies, Cinema Studies Program, Digital Humanities, English
Phone: 541-346-3965
Office: 329 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: Mon/Wed 12-1pm (email for appt.)

Michelle McKinley

Bernard B. Kliks Professor of Law
History, Latin American Studies, Law, Law-JD
Phone: 541-346-5191
Office: 320B Knight Law Center

Monica McLellan

Chinese Flagship Coordinator
East Asian Languages, Translation Studies
Phone: 541-346-3298
Office: 427 Friendly Hall

Ian F. McNeely

Professor of History
Clark Honors College, European Studies, German & Scandinavian, History, OCIAS
Phone: 541-346-4791
Office: Chapman 208
Office Hours: Weekdays 12-1 (and other times) by prior appointment only. CHC students please email me by 9pm the night beforehand if you want to meet.
Research Interests: German history, European history, world history, history of knowledge

Jeffrey Measelle

Food Studies, Global Health Program, Psychology Department, SAIL
Phone: 541-346-4570
Office: 473 Straub Hall
Office Hours: T 9-11am, R 1-2:30pm
Research Interests: Developmental, Developmental Stress Biology, Caregiving Support for Early Brain Development, Pediatric Global Health

David Meek

Assistant Professor
Asian Studies, Food Studies, Global Studies
Phone: 541-346-5128
Office: Virtual
Office Hours: Not on campus Fall 22; available for virtual meetings; please contact at
Research Interests: Political ecology, social movements, popular education, food sovereignty

Sayaka Merriam

Graduate Student
East Asian Languages, Japanese
Research Interests: Modern Japanese Literature, Translation Studies

Leah Middlebrook

Associate Professor of Comparative Literature and Spanish
Comparative Literature, European Studies, Romance Languages, Spanish
Phone: 541-346-3103
Office: 305 Villard Hall
Office Hours: F 2022 Weds 2-4 p.m. or by appointment
Research Interests: poetry and poetics; comparative modernities; critical race studies; early modern literature and culture of Spain, the Spanish Americas, France and Great Britain

Lanie Millar

Associate Professor of Spanish and Portuguese
African Studies, IRES, Portuguese, Romance Languages, Spanish
Phone: 541-346-4031
Office: Friendly 406
Office Hours: Winter 2023: Thursdays 2:00-4:00, and by appointment. In person and Zoom. Zoom ID 748 242 9908
Research Interests: 20th-21st Century Caribbean Literature, Latin American Literature, African Literature, Lusophone Literatures, Global South Studies, Postcolonial Studies, Race and Blackness, Critical Theory

Rhianna Montalvo

Graduate Employee, French, MA
Romance Languages
Office: 30 Friendly Hall
Office Hours: Monday 10-11 Friday 1-2
Research Interests: Le Moyen Age, La Renaissance, Michel de Montaigne, Fairy Tales, Phonetics, Second Language Acquisition

Fabienne Moore

Associate Professor of French
Head, French sector
Comics and Cartoon Studies, Comparative Literature, European Studies, French, Romance Languages
Phone: 541-346-4032
Office: 324 Friendly Hall
Office Hours: Winter 2023: Wednesdays 12h30-2h30
Research Interests: Early European romanticism; Chateaubriand; Staël; European Enlightenment; the French & Haitian Revolutions; French and Francophocultural and literary history; prose poetry; the evolution of the novel; bande dessinées & graphic narratives; blue humanities

John Moore

Graduate Student
East Asian Languages
Office: UO Annex Suite 3
Research Interests: Japanese Animation, Film, and Literature

Lee Moore

PhD Candidate
East Asian Languages
Phone: 541-346-1766
Office: 427 Friendly Hall
Research Interests: Modern Chinese Literature, Museology, Identity

Nicolae Morar

Associate Professor of Environmental Studies and Philosophy
Environmental Studies, Food Studies, German & Scandinavian, Philosophy Department
Phone: 541-346-5547
Office: 250B Susan Campbell Hall
Office Hours: Fall 2022: Thursdays from 1-2 pm & by appointment (primarily on Zoom, in person on demand) Please email for the zoom link.
Research Interests: Applied Ethics, Philosophy of Biology, 20th Continental Philosophy

Geraldine Moreno Black

Professor Emeritus
Anthropology, Asian Studies, Food Studies
Office Hours:

Tamara Morris

Courtesy Professor
Russian East European and Eurasian Studies

Barbara Muraca

Associate Professor of Philosophy and Environmental Studies
Associate Department Head, Department of Philosophy
Environmental Studies, German & Scandinavian, Philosophy Department
Office: 242 Susan Campbell Hall
Office Hours: Tuesday 2-3:30pm & on Zoom:
Research Interests: Environmental Philosophy, Process Philosophy sustainability, degrowth, human-nature relationships

Stephen Murnion

East Asian Languages
Phone: 541-346-4656
Office: UO Annex, Ste 3

Mikhail Myagkov

Political Science, Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Phone: 541-346-4868
Office: 931 PLC
Research Interests: Russian Politics, Comparative Politics, Formal Political Theory, Statistical Methods, Experimental Design, Game Theory