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Leadership: School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures

Director, School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures, Professor, Slavic Languages & Literatures, Corresponding Member, Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Ljubljana
Wescoe Hall, Room 2118

Reconstruction of Common Slavic, Indo-European; dialectology; sociolinguistics; phonetics, esp. pitch-accent systems; language and identity/nationalism; Western South Slavic languages (Slovene, BCMS).

Associate Director, School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures, Acting Director, Fall 2018, SLLC, Associate Professor, Department of French, Francophone & Italian Studies
Wescoe Hall, Room 2068

Comparative medieval literature, especially Old French and Occitan romance and lyric poetry, with interests in the Renaissance, theory, medievalism, and film

Department Chairs

Professor, Department Chair
Wescoe Hall, Room 2618

Comparative approach to colonial Latin American texts and visual representations; space and place in the construction of identities, and studies of religion, colonialism, and representations of cultural difference.

Chair, Department of East Asian Languages & Cultures, Associate Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 2105
Pre-modern Japanese literature, Japanese language teaching
Chair, Department of Slavic Languages & Literatures, Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 2128

Structure of Russian and Russian Functional Grammar; South Slavic Languages, Cultures and Literatures, Ottoman Bosnia; cognitive linguistics; Slavic semantics and syntax.

Chair, Department of French, Francophone & Italian Studies, Associate Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 2104

Late medieval and Renaissance literature and culture, with a particular focus in popular culture and humor.

Critical Languages Consortium Coordinator, School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures , Lecturer, Turkish, Lecturer, German
Wescoe Hall, Room 2123
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On Leave, Spring 2019

Associate Professor, Chair, Department of German Studies
Wescoe Hall, Room 2079

German language, applied linguistics, usage-based grammar


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