Social Sciences

Kate Tallman

Operations Coordinator, 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: 541-346-8104
Office: 275 McKenzie Hall

Yeling Tan

Assistant Professor
Political Science
Phone: 541-346-7098
Office: 912 PLC
Office Hours: S23 - Virtual: Fridays 9am-12pm. To select an appointment time visit:
Research Interests: Global economic governance; International political economy; Comparative political economy; Politics of China; Political economy of development

Katie Temple

PhD Candidate
Graduate Employee
Political Science
Office: 832 PLC
Office Hours: S22 - Virtual: Mon 12-1 (weeks 1-10 & finals week). Zoom url:
Research Interests: Mindfulness movements in the US, economic sociology, social theories of capitalism

Christian Tensuan

Graduate Student
Environmental Studies
Phone: 6503364919
Research Interests: Environmental sociology, wildfire policy and management, community based adaptation to wildfire, prescribed fire, ecology, and environmental restoration.

Nicholas Theis

Graduate Employee
Office: 617 PLC
Research Interests: Environmental Sociology, Political Economy, Environmental Justice, Social Network Analysis, Quantitative Methods

Mark Thoma

Professor Emeritus
Phone: 541-346-4673
Office: 471 PLC
Office Hours: Retired, no office hours

Jalen Thompson

English Graduate Student / GE
Black Studies, English
Phone: 541-346-0528
Office: 323 PLC
Office Hours: Spring Term: W 8-10am, F 8am
Research Interests: media studies | film studies | black feminism | black studies | gender and sexuality/masculinity studies | queer theory

Jacob Thompson

Doctoral Student
Phone: 541-346-6428
Office: 431 PLC
Office Hours: Spring 2023: Tuesday, Thursday, 2:45-3:45pm
Research Interests: Macroeconomics, Bayesian Econometrics, Time Series Econometrics

Hellen Tian

Doctoral Student
Office: 636 PLC
Office Hours: Fall 2022: Friday 3pm-4pm

Daniel Tichenor

Philip H. Knight Chair of Social Science
Director of the Program on Democratic Governance, Wayne Morse Center for Law and Politics
Law, Political Science
Phone: 541-346-4707
Office: 927 PLC
Office Hours: F22: Tuesdays, 1:30-4:30pm, 280a Knight Law Center (Wayne Morse Center office suite, 2nd floor, next to the law library).
Research Interests: Immigration and citizenship, social movements, the American Presidency, ethnic and racial politics, patterns of nativism, religion and politics, war and civil liberties.

Nelson Ting

Director of Undergraduate Studies
Phone: 541-346-8878
Office: 302B Condon Hall

Hector Tobar

Visiting Assistant Professor
Latin American Studies
Phone: 541-346-2406
Office: 238 Allen Hall

Ethan Torres

Graduate Student
College of Arts and Sciences, Environmental Studies
Research Interests: Restoration Ecology, Community Ecology

Ngan Tran

Doctoral Student
Phone: 541-346-1291
Office: 829 PLC
Office Hours: Winter 2023: Thursday 3-4pm
Research Interests: Applied microeconomics

Maxim Tyan

PhD Candidate
Political Science
Office: 832 PLC
Office Hours: Winter 2023: Tuesday and Thursday 11-12 (weeks 1-10), Finals week Monday 10-12
Research Interests: post-Soviet politics, nationalism and national identity, authoritarian politics