Faculty and Staff

Lyell Asher

Associate Professor of English
Renaissance English Literature, Shakespeare
Miller
503-768-7411

Rachel Cole

Associate Professor of English
Early – 19th-century American lit, African American lit, literature and ethics
Miller
503-768-7408

Kurt Fosso

Professor of English
British Romanticism, Literary Theory, Animal Studies
Miller
503-768-7415

Kristin Fujie

Associate Professor of English
Modern American Literature
Miller
503-768-7353

Karen Gross

Associate Professor of English and Department Chair
Medieval Literature
Miller
503-768-7406

Jerry Harp

Associate Professor with Term of the Humanities
Renaissance Literature, Contemporary Poetry, Poetry Writing
Miller Center
503-768-7747

Andrea Hibbard

Assistant Professor with Term of English
Victorian Literature and culture, law and literature, adventure narratives, gender studies
Miller Center
503-768-7776

Michael Mirabile

Assistant Professor with Term
Film Studies, Post-World War II American Literature
Miller
503-768-7137

William Pritchard

Associate Professor of English
17th/18th Century British Literature
Miller
503-768-7412

Mary Szybist

Morgan S. Odell Professor of Humanities
Poetry Writing
Miller
503-768-7414

Pauls Toutonghi

Associate Professor of English
Fiction Writing
Miller
503-768-7404

Don Waters

Visiting Assistant Professor and Director, Fir Acres Writing Workshop
Fiction Writing
Miller
503-768-7404

Rishona Zimring

Professor of English, Director of Gender Studies
British and Irish modernism, postcolonial literature, literature and visual/performing arts
Miller
503-768-7409
Office Hours:

Fall 2021 MWF 11:30-12:30 and by appointment

Staff

Amy Baskin

Administrative Coordinator, English/History/Fir Acres Summer Writing Workshop
503-768-7405

Faculty Emeriti

John Callahan
Morgan S. Odell Professor Emeritus of Humanities

Michaela Paasche Grudin
Professor Emerita of English

Jack Hart
Professor Emeritus of English

Susan Kirschner
Senior Lecturer Emerita of Humanities

In Memoriam

Dorothy Berkson
Professor Emerita of English

Steve Knox
Professor Emeritus of English

Vern Rutsala

Professor Emeritus of English