Social Sciences

Nakiessa Abbassi

Doctoral Student
Graduate Employee
Political Science
Phone: 541-346-4864
Office: 808 PLC
Office Hours: Winter 2023: Wednesdays 12-1pm on Zoom, in-person by appointment
Research Interests: Environmental Law and Policy, Environmental Justice, Sustainable Development, Climate Resilience

Spencer Abbe

Graduate Employee
Office: 340P McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Environmental history of Siberia, the North Pacific, and Alaska

Cy Abbott

Ph.D. Student
Phone: 541-346-4965
Office: 202 Condon
Office Hours: Wednesdays 11:30-1:00
Research Interests: Cultural Geography, Border Theory, Geopolitics, Historical Geography, Europe and the Middle East

Jacques Abelman

Assistant Professor
Food Studies
Phone: 541-346-3884
Office: 211 Lawrence Hall
Office Hours: Wednesday and Friday 11am - 12pm | By appointment.
Research Interests: Social Justice, Landscape Infrastructure, Food Systems, Agroecology, Research Through Design, Urban Agriculture

Gabriel Abreu-Vigil

Graduate Employee
Phone: 9288537703
Office: 246 Columbia
Research Interests: Landscape ecology, modeling, wildfire, permafrost, hydrology, GIS, remote sensing

Nathan Adams

Academic Programs Manager
Anthropology, Environmental Studies, Geography
Phone: 541-346-5057
Office: 312 Condon Hall

Precious Adejumobi

Graduate Student
Anthropology, PPPM
Office: CON 365/366
Office Hours: By appointment via email
Research Interests: Alternative Healthcare, Alternative Healthcare Advertising, Women's (Reproductive) Health, Religion and Health in Public Spaces

Michael Aguilera

Associate Professor
Phone: 541-346-5059
Office: 732 PLC
Office Hours: Winter 2023: Monday and Wednesday 1:30-2:30pm
Research Interests: Inequalities and Stratification, Population and Ecology, Race and Ethnicity, Work Economy and Organizations

Carlos Aguirre

CLLAS, History, SAIL
Phone: 541-346-5905
Office: 333 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Monday 10:00-11:00 a.m., Wednesday 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Mahnoor Ahmed

Global Studies
Phone: 5412326787
Office: Friendly 30
Research Interests: Sustainable Urben Development, International Development

Saima Ahmed

PhD Candidate
Graduate Employee
Political Science
Phone: 541-346-4864
Office: 817 PLC
Office Hours: Spring 2024: Wednesday 10-12
Research Interests: Climate Change, Environmental Politics, International Relations, International Security.

Melvin Aikens

Director and Professor Emeritus of the Museum of Natural and Cultural History
Anthropology, Asian Studies
Phone: 541-346-5115
Office: MNH, 1680 E. 15th Ave., Rm 108
Office Hours:

Ashia Ajani

English Graduate Student
English, Environmental Studies

Obafemi Akintayo

African Studies
Phone: 3016734482
Office: Desk 1, Room 30, Friendly Hall.
Office Hours: Fridays, 11:00-1:00
Research Interests: African Politics,Conflict Management and Sensitivity Analyses,Military coup, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Gender and Peacebuidling, Anthropology,

Stacy Alaimo

Professor of English
Director of Graduate Studies; Core Faculty, Environmental Studies
English, Environmental Studies
Phone: 541-346-1476
Office: 205 PLC
Office Hours: Spring Term: M 9am-1pm (in person); T 3-5pm (Zoom only, email for appt and link)
Research Interests: Environmental Humanities, Posthumanities/New Materialism, American Studies, Cultural Studies, Literary and Critical Th,Postmodern and Contemporary Literary Studies, Visual Culture, Race, Ethnicity, and Indignity, Gender, Sexuality, Queer and Trans Studies

Yvette Alex-Assensoh

VP for Equity and Inclusion
Black Studies, Political Science
Phone: 541-346-3175
Office: 401E Tykeson Hall

Michael Allan

Associate Professor of Comparative Literature
Program Faculty in Cinema Studies; Program Faculty in Arabic; Program Faculty in Middle East Studies; Program Faculty in Comic Studies
Cinema Studies Program, Comics and Cartoon Studies, Comparative Literature, Middle East and North African Studies
Office: 358 PLC
Office Hours: By Appointment
Research Interests: World literature (Francophone, Arabic), Film and visual culture, Postcolonial studies, Literary theory

Melody Allison

Environmental Studies, Philosophy
Office Hours: Fall 2023: Wednesdays from 2-4 pm in 221 Susan Campbell Hall
Research Interests: Environmental Philosophy, Pragmatism, Existentialism, Phenomenology, Epistemology, Worldviews and Paradigm Shifts, Human-Nature Relationships, the Degrowth Movement, and Food Systems.

Donella-Elizabeth Alston Cleveland

Faculty Support Specialist, Academic Support Unit 5
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latinx, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-0901
Office: 275 McKenzie

Gabriella Altmire

Doctoral Student
Phone: 541-346-5057
Office: 618 PLC
Office Hours: Sp 24: Wednesday 2:30 - 4:30
Research Interests: Environment, Theory Knowledge Science

Holly Amer

Graduate Student Researcher
Environmental Studies
Phone: 425-770-9672
Office: Columbia 247
Research Interests: Soil Science, Climate Change, Sustainable Land Management, Restoration

Adell Amos

Clayton R. Hess Professor of Law
Environmental Studies, Law, Law-JD
Phone: 541-346-3826
Office: 354 Knight Law Center

Tanner Anderson

Graduate Student
Phone: 541-346-5109
Office: 365 Condon Hall
Office Hours: Thursdays 9-11am via Zoom
Research Interests: Evolutionary genomics, human brain evolution, molecular brain aging

Nathanael Andrade

Associate Professor
Middle East and North African Studies
Phone: 541-346-9045
Office: 313 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: On leave AY 2016-2017; available by email
Research Interests: Ancient History

Aneesh Aneesh

Executive Director, School of Global Studies and Languages
German & Scandinavian, Global Studies
Office: 114 Friendly Hall
Research Interests: Globalization, technology, labor, migration, citizenship, theory

Lillian Aoki

Assistant Professor
Environmental Studies
Office Hours: Mondays from 3:30-5 pm and by appointment
Research Interests: Coastal ecology, ecological resilience, ecosystem restoration

Serena Archila

Graduate Employee
Global Studies

Emily Arnesen

Doctoral Student
Phone: 541-346-1261
Office: 521 PLC
Office Hours: SP24: By Appointment
Research Interests: Labor economics, behavioral economics

Carolina Arredondo Sanchez Lira

Graduate Teaching Fellow
Global Studies
Office: PLC 316
Office Hours: Monday 12:30 - 1:30
Research Interests: Latin America, Public Health, STI/HIV Prevention, Harm Reduction, Migration, Border issues, social movements

Ina Asim

Associate Professor
Asian Studies, Food Studies, History, Medieval Studies
Phone: 541-346-6161
Office: 317 McKenzie Hall

Akwasi B. Assensoh

Courtesy Professor
African Studies
Phone: (541) 346-4802
Office: 275 McKenzie Hall

Olivia Atkinson

PhD Candidate
Graduate Employee
Political Science
Phone: 541-346-4864
Office: 817 PLC
Office Hours: Winter 2023: 10:00am - 12:00pm

William Ayres

Professor Emeritus
Anthropology, Asian Studies
Phone: 541-346-5119
Office Hours: