Faculty & Staff

Administrative Coordinator
503-768-7378

Sponsoring Faculty 

Kundai Chirindo

Associate Professor, Director of General Education
JRH
503-768-7666
Office Hours:

MT 12-1:30pm and by appointment

Sepideh Bajracharya

Assistant Professor of Anthropology with Term
JR Howard
503-768-7659
Office Hours:

MWF 10:15am - 11am or by appointment

Andrew Bernstein

Associate Professor of History
Japanese history, Environmental history
Miller Center
503-768-7453

Kimberly Brodkin

Director of Gender Studies Symposium, Director of Ray Warren Symposium on Race and Ethnic Studies, Associate Professor with Term of Humanities
Miller Center
503-768-7678

Maryann Bylander

Associate Professor of Sociology
Migration, Development, Debt/Indebtedness, Microfinance
JR Howard
503-768-7617
Office Hours:

On Sabbatical Fall 2021

David Campion

Dr. Robert B. Pamplin Jr. Associate Professor of History, Program Director of Asian Studies, Spring 2022
Modern Britain & Ireland, British Empire, South Asia
Miller Center
503-768-7435

Kim Cameron Dominguez

Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Black Diaspora
JR Howard
503-768-7609
Office Hours:

Tuesdays 10am - 12pm, appointment required

Nancy O. Gallman

Assistant Professor of History
Early North America, Borderlands, Law
Miller Center
503-768-7436

Maureen Healy

Associate Professor of History and Department Chair
Modern Europe
Miller Center
503-768-7449

Kabir Mansingh Heimsath

Visiting Assistant Professor with Term of Anthropology and Asian Studies
Tibet and Himalayan studies; tourism; cities and bodies; visual anthropology; space/place theory; borderlands
JR Howard
503-768-
Office Hours:

MW 3 - 4pm and by appointment

Reiko Hillyer

Associate Professor of History
US South, African-American, Built Environment
Miller Center
503-768-7407

Matthew Johnston

Assistant Professor of Art History
Fields Center
503-768-7389

Oren Kosansky

Associate Professor of Anthropology
JR Howard
503-768-7661
Office Hours:

W 10am -11:30am, TH 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Diana Leonard

Assistant Professor
Social and Political Psychology
Biology-Psychology
503-768-7731

Kaley Mason

Associate Professor of Music, Area Coordinator for World Music
Evans Center
503-768-7417

Aine Seitz McCarthy

Assistant Professor of Economics
Economic Development, Health Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Demography, Econometrics
John R. Howard
503-768-7624

Dawn Odell

Associate Professor of Art History
Fields Center
503-768-7761
Office Hours:

Monday 4:30-5:30 pm 
Thursday 2-3 pm and by appointment.

Bruce Podobnik

Associate Professor of Sociology
JR Howard
503-768-7664
Office Hours:

MWF 3pm - 4pm, must sign up via Bruce’s online calendar

Magalí Rabasa

Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies
Miller
503/768-7482
Office Hours:

On Zoom: Tuesday 12:30 - 1:30pm, Thursday 10:30-11:30am , or by appointment.

Matthieu P. Raillard

Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies
Eighteenth-Century Spanish Literature
Miller
503-768-7472
Office Hours:

On Zoom: Mondays 1:45-3:30pm and by appointment

Freddy Vilches

Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies
Miller
503-768-7431
Office Hours:

Mondays and Wednesdays 12:30 - 1:30pm and by appointment

Laura Thaut Vinson

Assistant Professor of International Affairs
African politics, Ethnic/religious conflict, Religion and global politics, Humanitarianism
Howard Hall 308
503-768-7720 (email best)
Office Hours:

Sign-up HERE

Sarah Warren

Associate Professor of Sociology, Director of Latin American Studies
JR Howard
503-768-7667
Office Hours:

T 12:30-1:30pm, W 1:45-2:45pm or by appointment

Elliott Young

Professor of History
Latin America
Miller Center
503-768-7454

Yueping Zhang

Associate Professor of Psychology
Behavioral Neuroscience
Biology-Psychology
503-768-7646

Rishona Zimring

Professor of English
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