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Willamette University

900 State Street
Salem, Oregon 97301

503-370-6300 voice

Adjunct Faculty

  • D. Taylor Abbott, 2006. B.M., Eastern Washington University; M.A., University of Oregon. Instructor of Music.
  • Lisa Alexander, 2005. Lausanne Graduate Fellow.
  • Jeff Baldwin, 2206. B.A., M.A., University of Oregon. Visiting Assistant Professor of Environmental and Earth Sciences.
  • Johnner Barrett, 2002. A.S., B.S., Penn State University; M.S., University of Oregon. Instructor of Mathematics.
  • Cindi Bartels, 2000. B.M., M.M., University of Oregon. Instructor of Music (Clarinet).
  • Abul Basher, 2006. B.S.S., M.S.S., University of Dhaka, Bangladesh; MSc., University of Strathclyde, Scotland; M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington. Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics.
  • Virginia Belt, 2002. B.S., University of Idaho. Instructor of Theatre.
  • Jim Bjorquist, 2006. Instructor of Sociology.
  • Michael Bluhm, 2004. B.A., University of Wisconsin; M.F.A., Oregon State University. Associate Professor of English.
  • Stan Bock, 1995. B.M., Fort Hays Kansas State University; M.M., University of Northern Iowa. Instructor of Music (Trombone, Tuba, Euphonium, Jazz).
  • John Boelling, 2003. B.M., Portland State University; M.M., Florida State University. Instructor of Music (Voice).
  • Michael Boonstra, 2006. B.F.A., University of Michigan; M.F.A., University of Oregon. Visiting Assistant Professor of Art and Art History.
  • Linda Bowers, 1984. B.S., Shippensburg State University; M.A., Middlebury College. Associate Professor of English.
  • Bobby Brewer-Wallin, 2000. B.A., Lewis and Clark College; M.F.A., California Institute of the Arts. Instructor of Theatre and Costume Designer.
  • Jennifer Butler, 2000. B.S., Willamette University; M.S., University of Connecticut. Instructor of Biology.
  • Rachel Carella, 2004. B.A., University of Oregon; M.A.T., Pacific University; J.D., Willamette University. Assistant Professor of Politics.
  • Jay Yue Chen, 1997. B.A., Sichuan Conservatory of Music; MAIS, Oregon State University. Instructor of Music (Trumpet) and Chinese.
  • Maria Lu Chu, 2004. Diploma, Providence University, Taichung, Taiwan; Diploma, Madame Karen Taft School of Classic Ballet, Madrid, Spain; Diploma, Royal Superior School of Dance and Dramatic Arts, Madrid, Spain. Instructor of Theater.
  • James Ciaramitaro, 1989. B.Ph., Wayne State University; M.Ed., Oregon State University. Instructor of Exercise Science.
  • Adam Clark, 2006. B.A., New College of the University of South Florida; M.A., University of Texas; M.S., Ph.D. University of Washington. Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics.
  • Emma Coddington, 2006. Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology.
  • Francoise Courtin-Schreiner, 1989. B.A., Catholic University, France; M.S., Western Oregon University. Instructor of French.
  • Jennifer Covarrubias, 2004. B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A., University of Colorado at Boulder. Instructor of Spanish.
  • Ben Crabtree, 2001. Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles. Assistant Professor of Biology.
  • Esperanza De La Vega, 2004. B.A., M.S., Western Oregon University. Visiting Professor of Education.
  • Maria D. Delgado-Hellin, 1995. B.A., San Diego State University; M.A., California State University, Sacramento. Instructor of Spanish.
  • Courtney Dillard, 2002. B.A., Vanderbilt University; M.A.; University of North Carolina; PhD., University of Texas. Visiting Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Media Studies.
  • John Doan, 1977. B.A., California State University, Northridge; M.M., Western Oregon University. Associate Professor of Music (Guitar).
  • Leslie Dunlap, 2003. B.A., Carleton College; Ph.D., Northwestern University. Assistant Professor of History and Women's and Gender Studies Program.
  • Brian Ellingboe, 2006. Instructor of Music (Bassoon).
  • Al Elstrom, 2006. Instructor of Exercise Science.
  • Debra Eshleman, 2006. Instructor of Exercise Science.
  • Charles Fandel, 2003. B.A., University of Oklahoma; M.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.A., Columbus University. Assistant Professor of Tokyo International University of America (TIUA).
  • Alina N Feld, 2006. B.A., State University of Bucharest; M.A., Stony Brook University; Ph.D., Boston University. Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies.
  • Ivan Fernandez, 2003. AA, New York City College. Instructor of Exercise Science.
  • John Fiskio-Lasseter, 2006. B.A., Earlham College; M.Sc., University of Oregon. Lausanne Post-doctoral Fellow.
  • Christine Folz, 1991. B.S., Willamette University. Instructor of Exercise Science.
  • Gustavo Fonseca, 1997. B.A., San Marcos University, Peru; B.A., San Martin University, Peru; B.A., Western Oregon State College; M.A., University of Oregon. Instructor of Spanish.
  • Lisa Freiley, 2001. B.A., M.B.A., J.D., Willamette University. Instructor of Tokyo International University of America (TIUA).
  • Patricia Fuhrman, 2006. M.A., Chapman University; B.A., Long Beach State University; M.I., Michigan State University. Instructor in School of Education.
  • Martha P. Gavilanez-Uggen, 1991. B.A., Western Oregon University; M.A., Portland State University. Instructor of Spanish.
  • Gary Gislason, 2000. B.A., Visiting Professor of Mathematics.
  • Jane Golden, 2006. B.S., California State University. Instructor of Exercise Science.
  • Tania Gordeev, 2006. Visiting Assistant Professor of German/Russian
  • Jill Greenwood, 2006. B.A., University of Puget Sound; M.A., University of Kansas. Visiting Instructor of Art and Art History.
  • Kevin Greenwood, 2003. B.A., University of Cincinnati; M.A., University of Oregon. Visiting Instructor of Art and Art History.
  • Elizabeth Helman, 2006. B.A., Santa Clara University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Oregon. Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre.
  • Mike Hettwer, 1997. A.S., Clackamas Community College; M.S., M.A., Willamette University. Instructor of Music (Horn).
  • Reiko Hillyer, 2006. Visiting Instructor of History.
  • James Anthony Hoobler, 2005. B.S., University of California, Berkeley; Ph.D., University of Oregon. Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry.
  • Gregory S. Houser, 2006. B.S., University of Oregon; M.S., University of Arizona, Visiting Instructor of Mathematics.
  • Richard Hughes, 1999. B.A., Linfield College. Instructor of Integrative Studies.
  • Marya Hunsinger Bock, 1994. B.A., Colorado College; M.A., University of Wisconsin. Instructor of Spanish.
  • Mitch Iimori, 2002. B.M., M.A., University of Rochester. Instructor of Music (Oboe).
  • David Ingram, 1995. A.F.A. Kilgore College; B.M., East Texas State University; M.M., University of Arkansas. Staff Accompanist and Instructor of Music (Piano).
  • Beverlyn A. Johnson, 2006. B.S., M.S., Linfield College. Visiting Instructor of Education.
  • Jennifer L. Jopp, 1991. B.A., State University of New York College, Cortland; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York, Binghamton. Assistant Professor of History and Managing Editor of the Willamette Journal.
  • Alex Jordan, 2006. B.A., M.A., North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University. Lausanne Graduate Fellow.
  • Randy Kem, 2001. Instructor of Music (Saxophone).
  • Robert King, 2000. B.A., California State University, Chico; D.M.A., M.M., University of Oregon. Instructor of Music (Piano).
  • Paul Klemme, 1997. B.M, Central Methodist College; M.M., University of Michigan; D.M.A., University of Washington. Instructor of Music (Organ), Male Ensemble Willamette.
  • Kumiko Koishi, 1998. B.A., Kanagawa University, Yokohama, Japan; M.S., Western Oregon University; M.A., University of Oregon. Instructor of Japanese.
  • Kristin Kuhns, 1995. B.S., Western Oregon State University. Instructor of Art and Art History. 
  • Joseph Laronge, 1999. B.A., Case Western Reserve University; J.D., Cleveland Marshall Law School. Instructor of Exercise Science.
  • Kristin Latham, 2005. B.S., Pacific Lutheran University. Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology.
  • Robert B. Layne II, 2004. B.A., Truman State University. Assistant Director of Forensics.
  • Susan M. Lee, 2006. B.S., M.A., Western Oregon University. Instructor of Education.
  • Hans Linde, 1992. B.A., Reed College; J.D., University of California, Berkeley. College of Law Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence.
  • Briana Lindh, 2004. B.A., Reed College; Ph.D., Oregon State University. Assistant Professor of Biology.
  • Neil Liss, 2006. B.A., Rice University; M.A., Ed.D., University of Houston. Visiting Assistant Professor in Education.
  • Robert H. Lucas, 1973. B.A., University of Oregon; M.A.., Ph.D., Columbia University. Professor of History.
  • Jennifer McCord, 2006. B.S., California State University, Chico; M.S., University of Oregon. Visiting Instructor of Exercise Science.
  • Susan McFadden, 2006. Instructor of Dance in Theatre.
  • Vikki McGuire, 2003. B.A., Marylhurst University. Technical Director of Theatre.
  • Maria McIvor, 2001. B.A., Providence College; M.A., Middlebury College. Instructor of Spanish.
  • Rachel Montesano, 2005. B.A., M.A., University of Oregon. Visiting Instructor of Spanish.
  • Noreen Murdock, 2006. Staff Accompanist for Music.
  • Warren Murray, 2002. Instructor of Music (Percussion).
  • Scott Nadelson, 2003. B.A., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; M.A., Oregon State University. Visiting Assistant Professor of English.
  • Alex Nice, 2006. B.A., M. Phil, University of Wales; Ph.D., University of Exeter. Visiting Associate Professor of Classics, Religious Studies and Ancient History.
  • Vincent Nistico, 1996. B.S., Florida International University; M.S., University of Oregon. Instructor of Exercise Science. 
  • Claudia Nogueira, 2002. B.A., University of California, Berkeley; M.F.A., Arizona State University. Instructor of English.
  • Don Olsen, 2003. B.S., Willamette University; M.F.A., Washington University School of Art. Visiting Assistant Professor of Art and Art History.
  • Alexandra Opie, 2003. B.A., Southern Oregon University; M.F.A., School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and Tufts University. Visiting Assistant Professor of Art and Art History.
  • John Parnham, 2006. Visiting Guest Artist of Theatre.
  • Jeffrey Parsons, 2003. B.S., University of Oregon; M.M., Ph.D., Texas Tech University. Instructor of Music (Harp).
  • Dennis Phillips, 2006. B.A., Whitman College; Ph.D., University of Hawaii at Manoa. Visiting Professor of Chemistry.
  • Christine Plimpton, 2002. B.A., University of Utah; M.A., Ph.D., Washington State University. Assistant Professor, Tokyo International University of America (TIUA).
  • Bryan L. Preppernau, 2003. B.A., Reed College; B.S.E., Air Force Institute of Technology; Ph.D., The Ohio State University. Assistant Professor of Physics.
  • Amy Ramos, 2006. B.A., M.A., California State University, San Marcos. Lausanne Post-doctoral Fellow.
  • Bob Reinhardt, 2005. B.A., Willamette University; M.A., University of Oregon. Visiting Instructor of History.
  • Harry Rice, 1997. B.S., University of Houston; M.S., University of Los Angeles. Laboratory Instructor of Chemistry.
  • Kara Ritzheimer, 2003. B.A., Willamette University; M.A., SUNY-Binghamton. Visiting Instructor of History.
  • Timothy Robblee, 2004. B.A., Whitworth College; M.M., Northwest University. Instructor of Music (Band Activities and Instrumental Music Education).
  • Michelle L. Robertson, 2006. B.A., Indiana University; M.A., San Diego State University; Ph.D., Washington State University. Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology.
  • Margaret Ronda, 2006. B.A., Beloit College; M.F.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley. Visiting Instructor of English.
  • Kaia Sand, 2005. B.A., University of Portland; M.F.A., George Mason University. Visiting Assistant Professor of English.
  • Katherine Sanders, 2006. Visiting Instructor of Dance in Theatre.
  • Tom Scales, 2003. B.A., University of California at Santa Cruz; M.A., University of Texas at Austin. Visiting Instructor of Politics.
  • Ian Scarfe, 2005. B.M., Willamette University. Staff Accompanist.
  • Loran Sell, 2003. B.A., Oregon College of Education; M.A., University of Oregon. Visiting Instructor of Education.
  • Debbi Sember, 2004. B.S., Baldwin Wallace College; M.S., University of Oregon. Instructor of Education.
  • Staci Simmelink-Johnson, 2004. B.A., Whitman College; M.S., Colorado State University. Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology.
  • Arwyn L. E. Smalley, 2006. B.A., Western Washington University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Oregon. Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry.
  • Julian Snow, 1998. B.S., Willamette University. Instructor of Music (Jazz Piano).
  • Elizabeth Somer, 2005. B.S., Oregon State University; M.A., University of Oregon. Visiting Instructor of Exercise Science
  • Bonnie Staebler, 2003. B.S., Montana State University; M.S., Oregon College of Education; Ph.D., Oregon State University; Basic Administrative License, Portland State University. Instrucor of Education.
  • Al Stephenson, 1995.B.S., Florida State University. Instructor of Exercise Science.
  • Richard A. Sutliff, 2004. A.B., Dartmouth College; M.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts. Professor Emeritus of English.
  • Allison Swensen-Mitchell, 2001. B.M., M.M., University of Southern California. Instructor of Music (Voice).
  • Marie-Eve Thifault, 2006. D.S.S., Mont-Bruno Secondary School; D.S.C., Edouard-Montpetit College; B.A., Universite du Quebec a Montreal; M.A., San Diego State University. Visiting Instructor of French.
  • Paul Turpin, 2004. B.A., University of California, Berkeley. Visiting Instructor of Rhetoric and Media Studies.
  • Thomas Valente, 2005. B.S., M.S., Montana State University. Visiting Instructor of Biology.
  • Stanislav Vysotsky, 2006. B.S., M.A., Northeastern University. Visiting Instructor of Sociology.
  • Jeffrey Ward, 2005. B.A., The College of William and Mary; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University. Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish.
  • Michele Klich Wayte, 2006. B.A., Purdue University; M.A., DePaul University; Ph.D., Purdue University. Visiting Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Media Studies.
  • Christine Welch, 2002. B.M., Indiana University; M.M., University of Idaho. Instructor of Music (Voce Femminile).
  • William F. Willingham, 2006. Visiting Professor of History.
  • Cynthia Willis, 2006. Visiting Instructor of Rhetoric and Media Studies.
  • Rollie Wisbrock, 2001. B.A., M.A., San Diego State University. Visiting Instructor of Rhetoric and Media Studies.
  • Elise H. Yun, 2005. B.A., Wellesley College; M.M., The Juilliard School; PhD., New York University. Visiting Assistant Professor of Music (Piano).