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Active Full-Time Faculty

  • Julianne Abendroth-Smith, 2000. B.S., University of Colorado, Boulder; M.S., University of Oregon; Dr. of Education, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley. Associate Professor of Exercise Science, 2000.
  • Karen B. Arabas, 1996. B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., George Washington University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University. Associate Professor of Geography and Environmental Science, 1996. (On Sabbatical 2003-2004)
  • Robert C. Art, 1981. B.A., Beloit college; M.A., University of Wisconsin; J.D., DePaul University; LL.M., Columbia University. Professor of Law, 1988
  • Mary R. Bachvarova, 2003. A. B., Harvard University/Radcliffe College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago. Assistant Professor of Classics, 2003
  • Suresht R. Bald, 1981. B.A., M.A., Delhi University, India; Ph.D., Harvard University. Professor of Politics, 1991
  • Sammy Basu, 1993. B.A., M.A., University of Calgary, Canada; Ph.D., Princeton University. Associate Professor of Politics, 1999.
  • Martin K. Behnke, 1979. B.A., M.A., San Jose State University; Ph.D., University of Colorado. Professor of Music, 1987
  • Mark A. Beilby, 2000. B.A., Occidental College; M.S., University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D. University of California, Irvine. Assistant Professor of Physics, 2000.
  • Roberta A. Bigelow, 1986. B.A., Macalester College; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin. Associate Professor of Physics, 1992. (On sabbatical 2003-2004)
  • Richard Birke, 1994. B.A., Tulane University; J.D., New England School of Law; LL.M., Harvard University. Associated Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Dispute Resolution, 1999.
  • Maria D. Blanco-Arnejo, 1992. B.A., University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain; Ph.D., University of Colorado. Professor of Spanish, 2003.
  • Gerard F. Bowers, 1971. B.A., City College of New York; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University. Professor of English, 1981.
  • Joseph W. Bowersox III, 1993. B.A., Oregon State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin. Associate Professor of Politics, 2001.
  • Richard F. Breen Jr., 1976. A.B., Dartmouth College; LL.B., University of Maine; M.L.S., University of Oregon. Professor of Law, Law Librarian, 1980.
  • Cheryl K. Brown, 1982. B.S., Western Oregon University; M.A.T., Lewis and Clark College. Assistant Professor of Education, 1994. Director of the Center for Excellence in Teaching, 2000.
  • Melissa Buis Michaux, 2000. B.A., Boston College; Ph.D., Brandeis University. Assistant Professor of Politics, 2000.
  • Alison Butler, 2003. B.A., Sonoma State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Oregon. Assistant Professor of Economics, 2003.
  • Russell J. Cagle, 1985. B.S., University of Montana; M.A., San Diego State University; Ph.D., Oregon State University. Professor of Exercise Science, 1999.
  • Gilbert P. Carrasco, 2001. B.A., University of San Diego; J.D., Santa Clara; LL.M., Georgetown. Professor of Law, 2001.
  • Vincent F. Chiappetta, 1997. B.S.E.E., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Diplôme de Zème Deg, University of Strasbourg, France; J.D., University of Michigan. Professor of Law, 1997.
  • G. Marc Choate, 1974. B.A., M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Washington. Professor of Finance and Business Economics, 1981.
  • David S. Clark, 2001. A.B.,  J.D.,  J.S.M., Stanford University. Wilson Endowed Professor of Law, 2001.
  • Jeanne E. Clark, 1986. B.A., Wheaton College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Arizona. Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Media Studies, 1992.
  • Lisbeth Claus, 2003. B.A., M.A., K.U. Leuven (Belgium); M.B.A., University of San Francisco; Ph.D., Saint Louis University. Associate Professor of Human Resources Management, 2003.
  • Jean-David Coen, 1986. B.M., Juilliard School of Music; M.M., Yale University; D.M.A., University of Southern California. Professor of Music, 2000.
  • Catherine A. Collins, 1981. B.F.A., Pacific Lutheran University; M.A., University of Arizona; Ph.D., University of Minnesota. Professor of Rhetoric and Media Studies, 1991.
  • Mark Conliffe, 2000. B.A., University of Toronto; M.A., McGill University; Ph.D., University of Toronto. Assistant Professor of Russian, 2000. (Sabbatical Fall 2006; Galway Program Spring 2007)
  • Patrick E. Connor, 1982. B.S.E.E., University of Washington; M.S.I.A., Purdue University; Ph.D., University of Washington. Professor of Organizational Analysis, 1982.
  • Nathaniel Cordova, 2002. B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland. Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Media Studies, 2002.
  • Susan L. Coromel, 2000. B.A., Theatre, Keene State College; M.F.A., Professional Actor Training Program, Southern Methodist University. Associate Professor of Theatre, 2003.
  • Seth A. Cotlar, 2000. B.A., Brown University; Ph.D., Northwestern University. Assistant Professor of History, 2000.
  • David P. Craig, 2001. B.S., Lewis and Clark College; Ph.D., University of Colorado, Boulder. Assistant Professor of Biology, 2001.
  • M. David Daniel, 1988. B.S., Western Oregon University; J.D., Willamette University. Supervising Attorney, Clinical Law Program, 1998.
  • Robert C. Dash, 1986. B.A., San Diego State University; M.A., California State University, Los Angeles; Ph.D., University of California, Riverside. Professor of Politics, 1996.
  • Gaetano DeLeonibus, 1993. B.A., City University of New York, Hunter College; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University. Associate Professor of French, 2000.
  • Rebecca J. Dobkins, 1996. B.A., University of Massachusetts; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley. Associate Professor of Anthropology, 2002.
  • Carol J. I. Doolittle, 1977. B.A., Stanford University; Ph.D., Cornell University. Professor of Sociology, 1992.
  • Michael U. Dothan, 1997. B.S., M.S., Institute of Technology, Israel; Ph.D., Harvard University. Guy F. Atkinson Professor of Economics and Finance, 1997.
  • David A. Douglass, 1990. B.A., M.A., California State University, Fresno; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University. Professor of Rhetoric and Media Studies, 1996 and Associate Dean of the College of Liberal Arts, 2001.
  • Carol A. Drost, 1984. B.A., Kalamazoo College; A.M.L.S., University of Michigan. Associate University Librarian for Technical Services, 1993.
  • Marva G. Duerksen, 2001. M.M, The University of Alberta; B.M., Brandon University; Ph.D., The Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York. Assistant Professor of Theory and Music History, 2001.
  • William E. Duvall, 1971. B.A., Whitworth College; M.A., University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara. E. Jerry Whipple Professor of History, 1984.
  • Meredyth Goldberg Edelson, 1991. B.A., Macalester College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois. Professor of Psychology, 2003.
  • H. Peter Eilers, 1982. B.A., M.A., San Jose State University; Ph.D., Oregon State University. Professor of Earth and Environmental Science, 1990.
  • Ellen M. Eisenberg, 1990. B.A., Carleton College; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania. Professor of History, 2001. Dwight and Margaret Lear Professor of American History, 2003. (Sabbatical Fall 2006)
  • Richard J. Ellis, 1990. B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley. Mark O. Hatfield Professor of Politics, 1999.
  • Ludwig M. Fischer, 1980. B.A., University of Regensburg, Germany; M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado. Professor of German, 1995.
  • James R. Frew, 1984. B.S., Oakland University; M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University. Associate Professor of Economics, 1984.
  • James R. Friedrich, 1992. B.A., Oberlin College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan. Professor of Psychology, 1998. (Sabbatical Fall 2006)
  • Robin W. Fromherz, 1997. B.S., Cleveland State University; M.S., Western Oregon University; Ph.D., Oregon State University. Assistant Professor of Education, 1997.
  • Miho Fujiwara, 2000. B.Ed., Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan; M.S., Ph.D., Georgetown University. Assistant Professor of Japanese, 2000.
  • Bruce L. Gates, 1974. B.S.E., Princeton University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh. Professor of Quantitative Methods and Public Management, 1981.
  • Christine A. Gentzkow, 1967. B.A., Willamette University; M.A., Portland State University. Associate Professor of German, 1994.
  • Louis F. Goble, 1986. B.A., Oberlin College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh. Professor of Philosophy, 1997.
  • Francoise A. Goeury-Richardson, 1964. B.A., Willamette University; Licence ès Lettres, University of Nancy, France; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara. Professor of French, 1994. (Sabbatical Spring 2007)
  • David E. Goodney, 1977. B.A., Austin College; Ph.D., University of Hawaii. Professor of Chemistry, 1988 and Associate Dean of the College of Liberal Arts, 2006.
  • Janice M. Gould, 2002. B.A., M.A., University of California Berkeley; Ph.D., University of New Mexico. Hallie Ford Professor of English and Writer-in-Residence, 2002.
  • William B. Gould IV, 2002. A.B., Rhode Island; LL.B., Cornell. William M. Ramsey Distinguished Professor of Law, 2002.
  • Kathy T. Graham, 1977. A.B., University of California, Berkeley; J.D., University of California, Davis. Professor of Law and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, 1987.
  • Jerry D. Gray, 1990. B.S., Santa Clara University; Ph.D., University of Utah. Professor of Economics, 2004. (Sabbatical 2006-2007)
  • Steven K. Green, 2001. B.A., Texas Christian University; M.A., University of North Carolina Chapel Hill; J.D., University of Texas; Ph.D., University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. Associate Professor of Law, 2001.
  • Heidi Preuss Grew, 1999. B.A., B.F.A., University of Illinois; M.F.A., Ohio University. Associate Professor of Art, 2005. (Sabbatical Spring 2007, Fall 2007)
  • Richard B. Hagedorn, 1984. B.S., Oregon State University; J.D., Willamette University. Professor of Law, 1989.
  • Elysabeth J. Hall, 1976. B.A., Humboldt State University; M.L.S., University of Oregon. College of Law Cataloging Librarian, 1976.
  • R. Samuel Hall Jr., 1972. A.B., Albion College; M.S., Ph.D, University of Illinois. Professor of Mathematics, 1978,
  • Karen D. Hamlin, 1991. B.A., Willamette University; M.Ed., Ph.D., Oregon State University. Professor of Education, 2002. Director of the School of Education, 2003.
  • Michael L. Hand, 1979. B.S., Oregon State University; M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University. Professor of Applied Statistics and Information Systems, 1988.
  • James S. Hanson, 1976. B.A., Yale University; A.M., Ph.D., Stanford University. Professor of Economics, The Peter C. and Bonnie S. Kremer Professor of Economics, 2004.
  • Peter A. Harmer, 1990. B.S., M.S., M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Oregon. Professor of Exercise Science, 2001. (Sabbatical 2006-2007)
  • Edward J. Harri, 1986. B.A., Walla Walla College; M.S.A.S., Montana State University; J.D., Willamette University. Assistant Dean for Student Affairs, College of Law, 1998.
  • Christopher L. Harris, 1984. B.Ed., Leeds University, England; M.F.A., University of Wisconsin. Professor of Theatre, 1995.
  • Randall E. Havas, 1996. B.A., University of California, Berkeley; Ph.D., Harvard University. Associate Professor of Philosophy, 1999.
  • Scott D. Hawke, 1971. B.S., San Diego State University; M.S., University of British Columbia, Canada; Ph.D., University of California, Riverside. Professor of Biology, 1982.
  • Robert E. Hawkinson, 1982. B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago. Adjunct Professor of Politics, 1999, and Dean of Campus Life, 1999.
  • Anthony D. Hermann, 2003. B.A., California State University, Fresno; B.S., Northern Michigan University; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University. Assistant Professor of Psychology, 2003.
  • Robert H. Hess, 1972. B.F.A., Indiana University; M.F.A., University of Notre Dame. Professor of Art, 1986
  • Linda S. Heuser, 1990. B.A., Willamette University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Oregon. Professor of Sociology, 2001.
  • Stephen C. Hey, 1982. B.A., Western Illinois University; M.A., University of Northern Colorado; Ph.D., University of Colorado. Professor of Sociology, 1994.
  • Karen M. Holman, 2001. B.A., Willamette University; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara. Associate Professor of Chemistry, 2005.
  • Roger P. Hull, 1970. B.A., Whitman College; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University. Professor of Art History, 1982.
  • Myles W. Jackson, 1998. A.B., Cornell University; M.A., Harvard University; M.Phil., Ph.D., Cambridge University. Associate Professor of History of Science, 1998.
  • M.H. Sam Jacobson, 1989. B.S., University of Oregon; J.D., University of Iowa. Instructor of Legal Research and Writing, 1990.
  • Mark R. Janeba, 1986. B.S., California Lutheran University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara. Associate Professor of Mathematics, 1994.
  • Sahnny Johnson, 2002. B.A., Drury college; M.A., M.S., Ph.D., Indiana University. Associate Professor of Computer Science, 2002.
  • Timothy P. Kelly, 1994. B.A., University of Kansas; M.L.S., Emporia State University; J.D., Washburn University. Law Reference Librarian, 1994.
  • David R. Kenagy, 1991. B.A., Pomona College; J.D., University of California, Los Angeles. Associate Dean for Administration, College of Law, 1991.
  • Susan R. Kephart, 1981. B.A., Ohio Wesleyan University; Ph.D., Indiana University. Professor of Biology, 1990.
  • Anita S. King, 1981. B.M., Oberlin College; M.F.A., D.M.A., University of Iowa. Professor of Music, 1995.
  • Sarah R. Kirk, 2002. B.A., Whitman College; M.S., Ph.D., University of California, San Diego. Assistant Professor of Chemistry, 2002.
  • Gary M. Klein, 1995. B.A., M.L.S., State University of New York, Buffalo. Management and Business Economics Librarian, 1995.
  • Ortwin Knorr, 2001. Ph.D., University of Gottingen. Associate Professor of Classics, 2005.
  • Yvette Koepke, 2003. B.A., Grinnell College; M.A. University of Illinois. Assistant Professor of Economics, 2003.
  • Susan M. Koger, 1993. B.A., Kean College; M.A., Ph.D., University of New Hampshire. Professor of Psychology, 2005.
  • Gilbert F. LaFreniere, 1979. B.S., University of Massachusetts; M.A., Dartmouth College; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara. Professor of Geology and Environmental Science, 1992.
  • Bonnie V. Laux, 1998. B.A., Connecticut College; J.D., Lewis and Clark Law School. Law Reference Librarian, 1998.
  • Laura B. Leete, 1999. B.S., University of California, Berkley; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University. Fred Paulus Director for the Center of Public Policy, 1999.
  • Peter V. Letsou, 2002. B.A., Harvard College; J.D., University of Chicago Law School. Van Winkle Melton Professor of Law; Director, Law and Business Program, 2002.
  • James R. Levenick, 1985. B.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan. Associate Professor of Computer Science, 1991.
  • Thabiti Lewis, 2002. B.A., M.A.T., University of Rochester; Ph.D., Saint Louis University. Assistant Professor of English, 2002.
  • Ronald P. Loftus, 1983. B.A., George Washington University; M.A., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., Claremont University Center Graduate School. Professor of Japanese Language and Asian History, 1993. (Sabbatical Spring 2007)
  • Carol S. Long, 1972. B.A., Pomona College; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University. Professor of English, 1986. Dean of the College of Liberal Arts, 2004.
  • Wallace H. Long, 1983. B.M., M.M., D.M.A., University of Arizona. Professor of Music, 1994.
  • Robert H. Lucas, 1973. B.A., University of Oregon; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University. Professor of History, 1980. (On sabbatical Fall 2003)
  • Elliot N. Maltz, 1999. B.A., Trinity University; M.B.A., University of California, Davis; Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin. Associate Professor of Marketing, 1999.
  • Sally J. Markowitz, 1983. B.A., University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan. Professor of Philosophy, 1997. (Sabbatical Fall 2006)
  • Michael P. Marks, 1994. B.A., Stanford University; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University. Professor of Politics, 2005.
  • Steven M. Maser, 1978. S.B., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.A., Ph.D., University of Rochester. Professor of Public Administration and Public Policy, 1988.
  • Helen L. Mazur-Hart, 1987. B.A., Mills College; J.D., Willamette University. Instructor of Legal Research and Writing, 1990.
  • Loren K. McBride, 1971. B.S., University of Idaho; M.A., University of Montana; Ph.D., University of Missouri. Associate Professor of Psychology, 1977.
  • David W. McCreery, 1988. B.A., Sterling College; M.Div., Pittsburgh Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh. Professor of Religious Studies, 1995.
  • Douglas R. McGaughey, 1988. B.A., Boston University; M.Div., Chicago Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of Chicago. Professor of Religious Studies, 1997. (Sabbatical 2006-2007)
  • Lane C. McGaughy, 1981. B.A., Ohio Wesleyan University; B.D., Drew University; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University. George H. Atkinson Professor of Religious and Ethical Studies, 1981.
  • BruceM. McIntosh, 1969. B.M., Oberlin College; M.M., University of Texas. Professor of Music, 1993.
  • Frann Michel, 1990. A.B., Barnard College; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley. Associate Professor of English, 1997.
  • Gretchen Moon, 1999. B.A., University of Oregon; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles. Associate Professor of English and Writing Center Director, 1999.
  • Pamela A. Moro, 1996. B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley. Associate Professor of Anthropology, 1998.
  • Kenneth E. Murphy, 2003. B.A., Reed College; M.S., Oregon State University; M.S., Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University. Associate Professor of Information Systems, 2003.
  • P. Maureen Musser, 1998. B.S., Pacific University; M.S., Ph.D., Portland State University. Associate Professor of Education, 2004.
  • James A.R. Nafziger, 1977. B.A., University of Wisconsin; J.D., Harvard University. Thomas B. Stoel Professor of Law, 1995.
  • Donald H. Negri, 1990. B.A., University of California, Berkeley; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan. Professor of Economics, 2005.
  • Ann M. Nicgorski, 1995. B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Associate Professor of Art History, 2001.
  • Kenneth S. Nolley, 1967. B.A., Westmont College; M.A., University of Virginia; D.A., Ph.D., University of Oregon. Professor of English, 1983.
  • Michael B. Nord, 2000. B.A., State University of New York at Buffalo; M.M., Manhattan School of Music; Ed.M., Ed.D., Columbia University. Assistant Professor of Music Technology and Music Education, 2001. (Sabbatical Spring 2007)
  • Larry R. Oberg, 1992. B.A., M.L.S., University of California, Berkeley. University Librarian, 1992.
  • Genevieve B. Orr, 1995. B.A., Grinnell College; M.S., University of Wisconsin; M.S., Drexel University; Ph.D., Oregon Graduate Institute of Science and Technology. Associate Professor of Computer Science, 1996.
  • April Overstreet, 2001. B.A., Pacific Lutheran University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan. Assistant Professor of Spanish, 2001. 
  • Arthur D. Payton Jr., 1962. B.S., Illinois Institute of Technology; M.S., Ph.D., Yale University. Research Professor of Chemistry, 1976.
  • John M. Peel, 1990. B.A., University of Texas; M.F.A., Ph.D., Princeton University. Irene Gerlinger Swindells Professor of Music and Composer-in-Residence, 1993.
  • Stephen K. Prothero, 1963. B.S., M.A., Oregon State University. Professor of Mathematics, 1995.
  • John M. Repplinger, 2000. B.S., Western Oregon University; M.L.I.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Science Librarian, 2002.
  • Steven M. Rhine, 1995. B.A., University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., Loyola Marymount University; Ed.D., University of California, Los Angeles.Professor of Education, 1995.
  • Dean M. Richardson, 1974. B.A., University of Rochester; J.D., Syracuse University. Professor of Law, 1974.
  • Debra J. Ringold, 1994. B.A., Texas Technical University; M.B.A., Southern Illinois University; Ph.D., University of Maryland. Professor of Marketing, 1997.
  • Joni R. Roberts, 1989. B.A., Willamette University; M.L.S., San Jose State University. Associate University Librarian for Public Services and Collection Development, 1993.
  • Sharon L. Rose, 1988. B.A., California State University, Long Beach; M.A., Humboldt State University; Ph.D., Oregon State University. Professor of Biology, 1998.
  • Daniel S. Rouslin, 1986. B.M., Oberlin College; D.M.A., University of Iowa. Professor of Music, 1995.
  • K. Fritz Ruehr, 1997. B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan. Associate Professor of Computer Science, 2003. 
  • Ford C. Schmidt, 1989. B.A., University of California, Irvine; M.L.I.S., University of California, Berkeley. Head of Library Reference Services, 1993.
  • Junpei Sekino, 1978. B.S., Nihon University, Japan; B.A., M.S., Ph.D., Oregon State University. Professor of Mathematics, 1993.
  • Todd P. Silverstein, 1989. B.A., M.S., Brandeis University; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley. Professor of Chemistry, 1999.
  • J. Doreen Simonsen, 2001. B.A., M.A., University of Oregon; M.L.I.S., University of Michigan. Humanities and Fine Arts Librarian, 2001.
  • Nathan Sivers Boyce, 2002. B.A., Earlham College; M.S., Ph.D., Stanford University. Assistant Professor of Economics, 2002.
  • William T. Smaldone, 1991. B.S., M.A., State University of New York College, Brockport; Ph.D., State University of New York, Binghamton. Professor of History, 2001.
  • Susan L. Smith, 1989. B.A., Reed College; M.P.P., J.D., Harvard University. Professor of Law, 1994.
  • Carlton J. Snow, 1971. A.B., Taylor University; M.Div., Fuller Theological Seminary; M.A., J.D., University of Wisconsin. Professor of Law, 1978.
  • Michael W. Spalti, 1995. B.A., Central College; M.L.S., Syracuse University. Associate University Librarian for Systems, 2005.
  • Jeffrey A. Standen, 1990. A.B., Georgetown University; J.D., University of Virginia. Professor of Law, 1995.
  • Elizabeth A. Stanhope, 2003. B.A., Carleton College; M.A., Ph.D., Dartmouth College. Assistant Professor of Mathematics, 2003.
  • Colin L. Starr, 2003. B.S., Linfield College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Kentucky. Assistant Professor of Mathematics, 2003.
  • Stasinos Stavrianeas, 1999. B.S., University of Athens; M.S., Ph.D., University of Oregon. Associate Professor of Exercise Science, 2005.
  • Barbara Stebbins-Boaz, 1998. B.A., Mount Holyoke College; Ph.D., Brown University. Associate  Professor of Biology, 2004.
  • Mark T. Stewart, 1998. B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A., Humboldt State University; Ph.D., University of Nevada. Associate Professor of Psychology, 2002.
  • Michael H. Strelow, 1980. B.A., M.A., Miami University of Ohio; Ph.D., University of Oregon. Professor of English, 1992.
  • Symeon C. Symeonides, 1999. LL.B.,  Private Law, University of Thessaloniki, Greece; LL.B., Public Law and Political Science, University of Thessaloniki, Greece; LL.M., S.J.D., Harvard University. Dean of the College of Law and Professor of Law, 1999.
  • Thomas B. Talbott, 1972. B.S., Portland State University; S.T.B., Fuller Theological Seminary; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara. Professor of Philosophy, 1987.
  • J. Gary Tallman, 1996. A.B., West Liberty State College; Ph.D., West Virginia University. Taul Watanabe Professor of Biology, 1996.
  • Yvonne A. Tamayo, 1998. B.S., Louisiana State University; J.D., Loyola University. Associate Professor of Law, 1998.
  • Linda G. Tamura, 1994. B.S., Western Oregon University; M.Ed., Ed.D., Oregon State University. Professor of Education, 1994.
  • G. Frederick Thompson Jr., 1984. B.A., Pomona College; Ph.D., Claremont University Center Graduate School. Elmer and Grace Goudy Professor of Public Management and Policy Analysis, 1987.
  • James B. Thompson, 1986. A.B., Ripon College; M.F.A., Washington University. Professor of Art, 1997.
  • Grant O. Thorsett, 1967. B.A., Washington State University; M.S., Ph.D., Yale University. Professor of Biology, 1979. (Sabbatical Fall 2006)
  • Leroy J. Tornquist, 1978. B.S., J.D., Northwestern University. Professor of Law, 1978.
  • Robert Trapp, 1990. B.A., M.S., Texas Tech University; Ph.D., University of Denver. Professor of Rhetoric and Media Studies and Director of Forensics, 1994.
  • J. Frederick Truitt, 1991. A.B., Muhlenberg College; M.B.A., D.B.A., Indiana University. Helen Simpson Jackson Professor of International Management, 1991.
  • John F. Uggen, 1980. B.A., University of Oregon; M.A., Ph.D., University of Miami. Professor of Spanish, 1998.
  • D. Angus Vail, 2000. B.A., Denison University; M.A.,  Ph.D., University of Connecticut. Assistant Professor of Sociology, 2000.
  • Patricia E. Varas, 1992. B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Toronto, Canada.  Professor of Spanish, 2003.
  • Valerie J. Vollmar, 1984. B.A., University of Oregon; J.D., Willamette University. Professor of Law, 1993.
  • Andrea C. Wallace, 2001. B.S., Fitchburg State College; M.A., University of Colorado, Boulder. Assistant Professor of Art, 2001. (Leave of absence 2003-2004)
  • Charles I. Wallace Jr., 1985. B.A., Bowdoin College; B.D., Yale University; Ph.D., Duke University. Associate Professor of Religious Studies and University Chaplain, 1985.
  • Richard W. Watkins, 1999. B.A., Cornell University; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara. Associate Professor of Physics, 1999.
  • Jul Weisner, 2000. B.A., Principia College; M.A.T., Webster University; Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia. Assistant Professor of Education, 2000.
  • Cathleen L. Whiting, 1986. B.A., California State University, Sacramento; Ph.D., University of Washington. Associate Professor of Economics, 1992.
  • Jeffrey J. Willemsen, 1998. B.A., Cornell College; Ph.D., Colorado State University. Assistant Professor of Chemistry, 1998.
  • Norman R. Williams, 2001. A.B., Harvard; J.D., New York University School of Law. Assistant Professor of Law, 2001.
  • J. Charles Williamson, 1999. B.S., Harvey Mudd College; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology. Associate Professor of Chemistry, 2005. (Sabbatical 2006-2007)
  • Michael B. Wise, 1981. B.A., Yale University; J.D., Stanford University. Professor of Law, 1985.
  • Peter M. Wogan, 1999. B.A., Vassar College; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., Brandeis University. Associate Professor of Anthropology, 2005.
  • Jennifer L. Wright, 1998. B.A., Swarthmore College; J.D., Stanford University. Director of Clinical Law Program and Assistant Professor of Law, 1998.
  • Xijuan Joanna Zhou, 1997. B.A., Shandong University, China; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University. Associate Professor of Religious Studies, 2003.
  • Juwen Zhang, 2002. B.A., Liaoning University; M.A., Ph.D., The University of Pennsylvania. Luce Junior Professor of Chinese Language and Culture, 2002.