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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

African & African-American Studies

Chair, Department of African & African-American Studies, Associate Professor of African and African-American Studies, Haitian Creole, Director of the Haitian Studies Institute
Bailey Hall, Room 11A

East Asian Languages & Cultures

Chair, Department of East Asian Languages & Cultures, Associate Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 2105

Modern and Contemporary Chinese literature and film

French, Francophone & Italian Studies

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.

German Studies

Professor, Chair, Department of German Studies
Wescoe Hall, Room 2082

German language, applied linguistics, usage-based grammar

Slavic Languages & Literatures

Chair, Department of Slavic Languages & Literatures, Assistant Professor, Editor of the Tolstoy Studies Journal
Wescoe Hall, Room 2134

Nineteenth-century Russian literature, Balkan modernism. the grotesque, Representations of violence and the body in literature as well as the political significance of aesthetic styles and genres.

Spanish & Portuguese

Interim Chair, Department of Spanish & Portuguese, Associate Professor, School of Public Affairs & Administration, Associate Professor, Department of Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies
Wescoe Hall, Room 2650A

Critical Languages Consortium

Coordinator of Critical Languages Consortium, Lecturer, Turkish, Lecturer, German
Wescoe Hall, Room 2090


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