Social Sciences

Glen Waddell

Economics, Lundquist College of Business, SAIL
Phone: 541-346-1259
Office: Prince Lucien Campbell 533
Office Hours: Fall 2022: On Canvas (or by appointment)
Research Interests: labor, education, health, industrial organization

Lissa Wadewitz

Beekman Professor of Northwest and Pacific History
Phone: 541-346-1831
Research Interests: Native American, Pacific/Marine World, US West, US Environmental

Jensen Wainwright

Graduate Student
Phone: 541-346-5109
Office: 365/366 Condon Hall
Office Hours: Wednesdays 12-1 via zoom (or by appointment)
Research Interests: Paleoenviornment, stable isotope geochemistry, small mammals

Sarah D. Wald

Associate Professor, Environmental Studies & English
Director of Graduate Admissions for English
English, Environmental Studies, Food Studies, IRES, Latinx
Phone: 541-346-1613
Office: 443 PLC
Office Hours: By appt. only
Research Interests: Environmental Justice, Environmental Humanities, Asian American Literary and Cultural Studies, Latinx Literary and Cultural Studies, Food Studies, Farmworker Justice, Immigration/Migration, 20/21st Century US Literature, American Studies

Peter Walker

Professor of Geography and Environmental Studies
Environmental Studies, Geography
Phone: 541-346-4541
Office: 100 Condon Hall
Research Interests: Political ecology, environmental politics, climate change adaptation, wildfire, collaborative and community based resource management, land use, American West, Africa

Tian Walker

Graduate Student
Phone: 541-346-5109
Office: 365/366 Condon Hall
Office Hours: Tuesday and Wednesday 10:30-11:30, and more by appointment.

Sophie Yan Wang

Doctoral Student
Office: 430 PLC
Office Hours: 2:30-3:30pm Thursday
Research Interests: Macroeconomics

Zhuoran Wang

Doctoral Student
Political Science
Office: 810 PLC

Lesley Jo Weaver

Associate Professor; Program Head
Black Studies, Global Health Program, Global Studies
Phone: 541-346-5089
Office: Friendly 312
Office Hours: Fall 2023:
Research Interests: medical anthropology; mental health; race; chronic diseases; food insecurity; health disparities; Brazil; India; USA; global health

Janis Weeks

Professor Emerita
African Studies, Biology
Phone: 541-346-4517
Office: 325A Huestis Hall

Julie Weise

Associate Professor, Department of History
History, IRES, Latin American Studies, Latinx
Phone: 541-346-4833
Office: 353 McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Identity, Citizenship, Migration, Race, and Nations in the Americas and the world through the lens of history.

Marsha Weisiger

Associate Professor of History
Julie and Rocky Dixon Chair of U.S. Western History; Co-Director, Center for Environmental Futures
Environmental Studies, History
Phone: 541-346-4824
Office: 381 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday 2:00-3:00 p.m. or via zoom appt
Research Interests: US West, Environmental History, Native Americans

Anita Weiss

Global Studies, Religious Studies
Phone: 541-346-3245
Office: 307 PLC
Office Hours: Tuesdays 1-3 pm & by appointment
Research Interests: Pakistan: development, women's rights, political Islam

Rachel Weissler

Assistant Professor
Black Studies, Linguistics
Office: Straub Hall 375
Office Hours: Thu 11:00a-1:00p and by appt
Research Interests: sociolinguistics, emotion perception, neurolinguistics, language and social justice

Louise Westling

Professor Emerita
College Scholars, English, Food Studies
Phone: 541-346-3938
Office: 827 PLC

Peter Wetherwax

Faculty, Retired
Biology, Latin American Studies
Phone: 541-346-4514
Office: 73A Klamath Hall

Frances White

Faculty Curator of Biological Collections, Museum of Natural and Cultural History
Phone: 541-346-5278
Office: 302C Condon Hall
Office Hours: Fall 2023: Thursday 1 pm to 3 pm (Zoom)
Research Interests: Primate behavioral ecology, primate evolution

Connor Wiegand

Doctoral Student
Phone: 541-346-7755
Office: 508 PLC
Office Hours: Winter 2023: Tuesday and Thursday 2-3

Kendall Wilber

Academic Programs Assistant
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latin American Studies, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Office: 201 McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Frogs, Irish folk songs, animation, and cheesecake.

Stephanie Wiley

Phone: 541-346-5026
Office: 706 PLC
Office Hours: Fall 2023: M 3:30-4:30, T 2:00-3:00

Eric Wilken

Doctoral Student
Phone: 541-346-1261
Office: 407 PLC
Office Hours: Fall 2023:Tuesday and Thursday: 1:00-2:00pm
Research Interests: Economics of LGBT issues, Behavioral economics

Brenna Williams

Office Generalist
Anthropology, Environmental Studies, Geography
Phone: 541-346-2095
Office: Condon 107

Neil Williams

Postdoctoral Scholar
Phone: 541-346-2699
Office: 246 Columbia Hall
Research Interests: silviculture, succession and stand dynamics, disturbance ecology, climate change effects on forests and forest management

Timothy Williams

Associate Professor
Associate Department Head & Director of Undergraduate Studies
Phone: 541-346-8798
Office: 367 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter & Spring 2024: Tuesdays 1-3 PM. Schedule office hours here:
Research Interests: 19th Century U.S. history, the Civil War and Reconstruction, intellectual and cultural history, book history, gender, education, prisons and prisoners.

Brock Wilson

Doctoral Student
Phone: 541-346-7755
Office: 418 PLC
Office Hours: Fall 2022: Monday and Wednesday 1:30-2:30PM

Wesley Wilson

Professor Emeritus
Phone: 541-346-4690
Office: 470 PLC
Office Hours: By appointment only
Research Interests: Industrial organization, transportation, applied econometrics

Olivia Wing

Graduate Employee
Phone: 541-346-0900
Office Hours: Spring 23: Tuesdays 3:30-4:20pm, Wednesdays 1-2pm & by appointment
Research Interests: Asian American History, Modern U.S. History, History of Youth Culture, Gender History

Harry Wolcott


Juan Eduardo Wolf

Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology
Director of Latin American Studies; Coordinator, UO World Music Series & Ethnomusicology
Latin American Studies, Music, SAIL
Phone: 541-346-2852
Office: 126 Frohnmayer Music Bldg
Research Interests: Latin America, decolonial thought, ethnography, folkloristics

Dehlia Wolftail

Research Assistant
Environmental Studies

Lisa Wolverton

Clark Honors College, History, Medieval Studies, Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Phone: 541-346-6158
Office: 325 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: MTuWTh 9:50-10:20 in Chapman 105; M 3-5 pm in Chapman 128

Woan Foong Wong

Assistant Professor
Phone: 541-346-1335
Office: 539 PLC
Office Hours: F23: Tuesday 10:00-12:00

Ellie Wood

Graduate Student
Environmental Studies

Micaela Wood

Doctoral Student
Phone: 541-346-1261
Office: 430 PLC
Office Hours: Spring 2023: Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:00-4:00 pm
Research Interests: Environmental economics, behavioral economics

David Woolley

Doctoral Student
Office: 827 PLC

Stephen Wooten

Associate Professor
Provost's Teaching Academy Member
Global Studies
Phone: 541-346-5299
Office: 354 PLC
Office Hours: Mondays 2-3:00 pm and Thursdays 9-10 pm, or by appointment.
Research Interests: Food studies, local-global dynamics, agrarian change, expressive culture

Alohi Wright

Undergraduate Program Coordinator
Pronouns: she/her/hers
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, CLLAS, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latinx, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-4171
Office: 201B McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Coonhounds, butter mochi, decorating for the holidays, remembering what life was like when I had hobbies, thinking about reading all the books on my nightstand, and Schitt's Creek.

Jiabin Wu

Associate Professor
Economics, SAIL
Phone: 541-346-5778
Office: 475 PLC
Office Hours: Fall 2022: 12:30pm-1:30pm Monday 12:30pm-1:30pm Tuesday
Research Interests: Game Theory, Experimental Economics, Political Economy