Global Studies and Languages

Maryam Saedi

Graduate Employee, French, PhD candidate
Romance Languages
Phone: 541-346-4497
Office: 198C Esslinger Hall
Office Hours: Fall 2022: Wednesdays 10:00-12:00
Research Interests: 20th century French studies, Theater of the Absurd, film studies

Prisilla Sanchez

PhD Candidate
German & Scandinavian
Phone: 541-346-4051
Office: 409 Friendly Hall
Office Hours: Winter 2021: Monday and Wednesday: 345-445pm

Maria 'Bene' Santos

Senior Instructor 1 of Portuguese
Portuguese Language Supervisor
Portuguese, Romance Languages
Phone: 541-346-4052
Office: 411 Friendly Hall
Office Hours: Monday and Wednesday 2:00 to 2:50

Philip W. Scher

Divisional Dean for Social Sciences; Director, Latin American Studies Program
Professor of Anthropology and Folklore
Anthropology, Latin American Studies, SAIL
Phone: 541-346-5104
Office: 401 Tykeson Hall
Office Hours: Email for appointment

Joanna Schlegelmilch

Global Studies
Office: PLC 314
Office Hours: Wednesday 3:30-5

David Schmunk

Accounting Technician
African Studies, Asian Studies, European Studies, Food Studies, Global Health Program, Global Studies, Latin American Studies, Middle East and North African Studies, OCIAS, Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Phone: 541-346-5053
Office: 175 PLC
Office Hours: 7:30 am to 4:00 pm

Perri Schodorf

Department Manager
Student Services, Communications and Events
East Asian Languages, German & Scandinavian, Romance Languages
Phone: 541-346-4084
Office: 302 Friendly Hall
Office Hours: by appointment

Rebecca Schuman

Pro Tem Instructor
German & Scandinavian
Office: 107C Friendly Hall
Office Hours: Fall 2021: Wednesday: 1:00-2:00pm and Thursday: 8:30-10:00am; email for Zoom link

Emily Scott

Assistant Professor of History of Art and Architecture and Environmental Studies
Environmental Studies, German & Scandinavian, History Art & Arch
Office: Lawrence 218
Research Interests: Art, politics, and the environment

Jesús Sepúlveda

Senior Instructor II of Spanish Composition, Creative Writing, and Poetry
Romance Languages, Spanish
Phone: 541-346-8304
Office: 424 Friendly Hall
Office Hours: W 13:00-15:00 hrs.

Steven Shankman

Professor Emeritus
UNESCO Chair in Transcultural Studies, Interreligious Dialogue, and Peace
Comparative Literature, English, Judaic Studies Program, Philosophy Department, Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Phone: 541-346-3997
Office: 373 PLC
Office Hours: Not teaching ENG this term; available via email
Research Interests: Comparative literature, the classical tradition in English and American literature, the eighteenth century, and the history of literary theory

Beth Sheppard

Pro Tem Instructor
American English Institute, German & Scandinavian
Phone: 541-346-3945
Office: 202E Agate Hall
Office Hours: Fall 2021: Tuesday and Friday: 1230-100pm via Zoom and by appointment

Heidi (Hui) Shi

Ph.D. in Chinese Linguistics
Graduate Employee
East Asian Languages
Phone: 541-346-4090
Office: 27 Friendly Hall
Research Interests: Language and gender, cognitive linguistics, corpus linguistics, digital media and language, Chinese as a second language pedagogy

Stephen Shoemaker

History of Christianity
Humanities Program, Middle East and North African Studies, Medieval Studies, Religious Studies, Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Phone: 541-346-4998
Office: 348 Susan Campbell Hall
Office Hours: Mondays & Wednesdays 4:00pm-5:00pm or by appointment

Samantha Shune

Associate Professor
Director of the Communication Disorders and Sciences Program
College of Education, Communication Disorders and Sciences, Food Studies, SAIL
Phone: 541-346-7494
Office: 249 HEDCO Education Bldg
Research Interests: speech-language pathology, dysphagia, aging, caregiving

Carol Silverman

Professor Emeritus
Anthropology, Comparative Literature, Judaic Studies Program, Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Office Hours:
Research Interests: Arts and human rights, music, Balkans, Roma, gender, ritual

Sherwin Simmons

Professor Emeritus
History Art & Arch, Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Phone: 541-346-2080
Office: 382 Lawrence Hall

Josh Snodgrass

Core Faculty, Global Health Program
Anthropology, Food Studies
Phone: 541-346-4823
Office: 354 Condon Hall

Elizabeth Sotelo

Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD Student
Romance Languages, Spanish
Office: 192K Esslinger Hall
Research Interests: Latin American Modern Literary and Visual Cultures, 20th and 21st Century Mexican and Peruvian Literature, Journalism, Chronicle Genre, Critical Race Studies, Decolonial Studies, Women’s Studies, Cultural Studies, Film Studies.

Priscilla Southwell

Professor Emerita
Middle East and North African Studies, Political Science
Phone: 541-346-9857
Office: 915 PLC
Research Interests: Political behavior, U.S. and European politics

Preetham Sridharan

Graduate Employee
German & Scandinavian, History
Phone: 541-346-4802
Office: 340P McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Fall 2022, Tue 10:00-Noon
Research Interests: Modern European intellectual history, nineteenth and twentieth-century Europe, history of linguistic thought, modern German history

Jeffrey Staiger

Senior Librarian
Specialist in English, French, Italian, Philosophy & Classics
Clark Honors College, Romance Languages
Phone: 541-346-1897
Office: 291J Knight Library
Office Hours: <a href="">Schedule an appointment <a>
Research Interests: Libraries and Literary Culture; The History of the Book; Scholarly Communication; Contemporary Fiction; Literary Theory

Sarah Stapleton

Assistant Professor
College of Education, Critical and Sociocultural Studies in Education, Curriculum & Teaching, Curriculum and Teacher Education, Educational Foundations, Environmental Studies, Food Studies
Phone: 541-346-5834
Office: 130C Lokey Education Bldg
Research Interests: climate change education, science and environmental education, food and schools, participatory research

Yasmin Staunau

German & Scandinavian, SAIL
Office: 335 PLC
Office Hours: By appointment
Research Interests: Second language acquisition, critical pedagogy, and intercultural communication

Beata Stawarska

Professor of Philosophy
Diversity Focus Adviser
Comparative Literature, German & Scandinavian, Philosophy Department
Phone: 541-346-5545
Office: 247 Susan Campbell Hall
Office Hours: Fall 2022: M and W 1-1:50 PM
Research Interests: Contemporary European Philosophy, Phenomenology, Structuralism and Post-Structuralism, Philosophical Psychology, Feminism

Leslie Steeves

Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor
African Studies, SOJC, SOJC-Media Studies Master's, SOJC-Media Studies PhD
Phone: 541-346-3751
Office: 209 Allen Hall

Lynn Stephen

Philip H. Knight Chair, Distinguished Professor of Arts and Sciences, Professor of Anthropology
Graduate Faculty in Ethnic Studies, Participating Faculty in Latin American Studies, Women's and Gender Studies
Anthropology, CLLAS, Food Studies, IRES, Latin American Studies, Latinx, SAIL
Phone: 541-346-5168
Office: 316 Condon Hall
Office Hours: Fall 2022, Wednesdays 2:30 - 4p.m. except Oct. 12th when office hours from 3:30-5 p.m. in 316 Condon or on zoom at the same time at No office hours on Oct. 26th
Research Interests: Gender, Race and Ethnicity, Migration, Indigenous Peoples, Americas, Legal Pluralism, Social Memory, Testimony, Gender Violence

Michael Stern

Associate Professor of German & Scandinavian
Director of Undergraduate Studies Scandinavian
German & Scandinavian
Phone: 541-346-4126
Office: 204 Friendly Hall
Office Hours: Winter 2023: Tuesday 12:00-1:00pm and by appointment
Research Interests: Nietzsche, Kierkegaard, Western European Intellectual History, African literature, film, and thought, 19th Century Scandinavian Literature.

Tim Strikwerda

PhD Student
East Asian Languages
Phone: 541-346-4656
Office: UO Annex, Ste 3
Research Interests: Postwar Japanese literature, film, and cultural history.