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Mahmoud Al-Batal
Mahmoud Al-Batal, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Middle Eastern Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-3463
E-mail: albatal@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Arabic language and literature; Arabic linguistics; teaching Arabic as a foreign language; Arabic teacher training; Lebanon
Samer Ali
Samer Ali, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Arabic Studies
Department of Middle Eastern Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-6467
E-mail: saali@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Arabic literature, art, culture, politics; Islamic religion, Quran, women and gender in Islam; Arabo-Islamic history and civilization.
Janine Barchas
Janine Barchas , Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 471-8379
E-mail: barchas@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Eighteenth-century literature and culture; the British novel; book history; textual studies; Jane Austen; early fiction by women.
Phillip Barrish
Phillip Barrish, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 471-7840
E-mail: pbarrish@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
American literature 1865-1914; American literary realism; masculinity in American literature; Henry James, Edith Wharton, William Dean Howells, Stephen Crane
Lance Bertelsen
Lance Bertelsen, Ph.D.
Professor of English
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8769
E-mail: lberte@uts.cc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Eighteenth-century British literature and culture; representations of World War II in literature, film and journalism
Douglas Biow
Douglas Biow, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of French & Italian
Department of French & Italian
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-7267
E-mail: biow@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Italian language and literature; Renaissance culture and cleanliness; Dante
Marc Bizer
Marc Bizer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of French and Italian
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-7780
E-mail: mbizer@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Renaissance studies; gender and national identity in early modern France; reception of the classical tradition; epistolary literature; rhetoric; early modern European poetry; instructional technology
Randy Bomer
Randy Bomer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Curriculum and Instruction - Language and Literacy Studies
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-4861
E-mail: rbomer@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Writing; politics of literacy; sociocultural theory; curricula in reading and writing
Pascale Bos
Pascale Bos, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Germanic Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-6373
E-mail: pascale.r.bos@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
20th-century comparative Western European and U.S. literature; cultural studies, gender and memory; Holocaust; modern Dutch and modern Jewish literature and culture; ethnic minorities in Europe; cultural memory, trauma, race and gender.
Brian Bremen
Brian Bremen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-7842
E-mail: bremen@uts.cc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
20th Century American poetry and fiction; Digital Humanities; Literary Theory; Literature and Medicine; Narrative Medicine; Bibliotherapy; Modernism; 20th Century Popular Culture; Indie Music; Standardized Testing (especially the SATs); Essay evaluation; Holistic Scoring; Admissions Essays.
Douglas Bruster
Douglas Bruster, Ph.D.
Professor
English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-3635
E-mail: bruster@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Shakespeare, English Renaissance literature
Jerome Bump
Jerome Bump, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8747
E-mail: bump@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Literature; nature writing; emotional literacy; family systems and literature; Victorian literature, especially the interaction with India; Gerard Manley Hopkins; computers and English studies, including social networking and multi-player online games
Evan Carton
Evan Carton, Ph.D.
Professor of English
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8916
E-mail: e.carton@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
American literature: Hawthorne, Emerson, Dickinson, Poe; John Brown; humanities; masculinity
Elizabeth Cullingford
Elizabeth Cullingford, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of the English Department
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-4991
E-mail: cullingford@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Irish literature, politics and culture; Modern poetry, Women''''s Studies; Drama and Film; Shakespeare; W.B. Yeats, representations of only children, and representations of clerical child abuse.
 Marjorie   Curry Woods
Marjorie Curry Woods, Ph.D.
Professor
English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8380
E-mail: marjoriewoods@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Medieval Latin literature and manuscripts; history of rhetoric; history of premodern pedagogy; use of historical exercises in the modern classroom
Elizabeth  Engelhardt
Elizabeth Engelhardt, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of American Studies
American Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-2707
E-mail: e.engelhardt@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
American food cultures; foodways; Thanksgiving; Appalachian literature, Texas barbecue; food studies, feminist theories, ecological literature and culture, Appalachian Studies, Southern Studies, material culture studies, and the intersections of race, class, and gender in American literature and society
Maria Franquiz
Maria Franquiz, PhD
Associate Professor
Curriculum and Instruction: Bilingual and Bicultural Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-5670
E-mail: mfranquiz@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Bilingual education; biliteracy; ethnographic and sociolinguistic research; Latina/o children''s and adolescent literature; migrant education; Latina/o teacher identity
Alan  Friedman
Alan Friedman, Ph.D.
Professor of English
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8376
E-mail: friedman@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Modern British and American Literature; the novel; Shakespeare; cultural and literary attitudes toward death.
Steve Friesen
Steve Friesen, Ph.D.
Louise Farmer Boyer Chair in Biblical Studies
Department of Classics
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 471-8629
E-mail: friesen@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Early Christianity; Corinthian society; Apostle Paul; New Testament; Biblical Greek; Revelation; Apocalyptic literature, Religious Studies; Poverty and Inequality in Early Roman Empire; Apocalyptic Literature; Imperial Cults
Karl Galinsky
Karl Galinsky, Ph.D.
Professor of Classics
Department of Classics
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8504
E-mail: galinsky@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Roman Literature and Civilization; Classical Tradition in Popular Culture; Greco-Roman antiquity; classical heritage of America; post-tenure review legislation
Don Graham
Don Graham , Ph.D.
Professor of English
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8387
E-mail: dgbb@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Texas literature; Texas film; Australian literature; Australian film; American literature; Southwestern American Literature and Film.
 
Karen Grumberg, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Middle Eastern Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-5134
E-mail: keren@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Contemporary Hebrew literature and comparative Jewish literatures (Hebrew, French, English)
 
Syed Hyder, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Asian Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512 475-6031
E-mail: shyder@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Islam in South Asia; Urdu language and literature; aesthetics in South Asia and the Middle East
 
Barbara Immroth, Ph.D.
Professor
School of Information

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-3875
E-mail: immroth@gslis.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Children's literature; intellectual freedom; public library service for children; school libraries
Sanford Levinson
Sanford Levinson, PhD, J.D.
Professor
School of Law

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 232-1351
E-mail: slevinson@law.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Constitutional Law, constitutional design, emergency powers and constitutional theory, torture and the law.
Naomi Lindstrom
Naomi Lindstrom, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512.471.4936
E-mail: lindstrom@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Gender and the Study of Latin American Literature, Latin American Jewish Studies, On-Line Scholarly Resources, Translation, Sociology of the Arts, Latin American narrative; Jewish studies.
James Loehlin
James Loehlin, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-4993
E-mail: jnloehlin@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Shakespeare; Shakespearean production; Shakespeare on film; Drama; Theatre; Art & Humanities; Chekhov
Beth Maloch
Beth Maloch, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Teacher Education, Student Affairs & Administration
Curriculum and Instruction
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-3476
E-mail: bmaloch@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Lisa Moore
Lisa Moore, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1837
E-mail: llmoore@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
LGBT literature and culture, women writers, feminism, 18th-century British and American literature, landscape and garden history, poetry.
J. Patrick Olivelle
J. Patrick Olivelle, Ph.D.
Jacob and Frances Sanger Mossiker Chair in the Humanities
Department of Asian Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-5811
E-mail: jpo@uts.cc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
History of Sanskrit Literature; Law and Society in India; Methods in Study of Religion; Sanskrit Culture; History of Hindu Religious Traditions; Ancient to Medieval Indian cultural history.
 
Domino Perez, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Mexican American Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7853
E-mail: drperez@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Chican@ literature; American literature; popular culture; cultural studies; film
Guy Raffa
Guy Raffa, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of French & Italian
Department of French and Italian
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-5531
E-mail: guyr@uts.cc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Dante Studies, medieval Italian literature and culture, digital humanities, history and philosophy of science, Italo Calvino and Umberto Eco, 20th century Italian fiction; Medieval Italian literature.
Wayne Rebhorn
Wayne Rebhorn, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8759
E-mail: warebhorn@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
English and continental Renaissance literature; Renaissance rhetoric; Shakespeare; Machiavelli; Boccaccio
Cory Reed
Cory Reed, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-4512
E-mail: creed@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Literature (especially of Spain, Cervantes, Golden Age); study abroad; interdisciplinary programs; Spanish language and culture (Spain); Cultural links between Spain, Mexico, Morocco, and the Southwest; Interaction between Islam, Christianity, Judaism in middle ages and Early Modern period
Nancy Roser
Nancy Roser, Ed.D.
Professor
Curriculum and Instrction
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-2805
E-mail: nlroser@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
John Ruszkiewicz
John Ruszkiewicz, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Rhetoric and Writing
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8764
E-mail: ruszkiewicz@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Rhetoric; argumentation; grammar; writing; style; Shakespeare; automobile in American culture, Arts & Humanities.
Elizabeth Scala
Elizabeth Scala, Ph.D
Associate Professor of English
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8375
E-mail: scala@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Chaucer; the history of Chaucer studies; the textual environments of medieval literature; Medieval Literature; Medieval Romance; Bibliography and Textual Studies; Literary Theory; Women, Gender, and Literature;
William Scheick
William Scheick, Ph.D.
J. R. Millikan Centennial Professor of English Literature
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8383
E-mail: scheick@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Colonial American literature and culture; Puritan American Literature; Turn-of-the-century English and American literature and culture; Arts & Humanities.
Dina Sherzer
Dina Sherzer, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
Department of French and Italian
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-5531
E-mail: dsherzer@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
20th century French literature and film postcolonialism; Samuel Beckett Marguerite Duras Claude Simon Maghrebi French writers and directors, New novel, New wave, Theater of the Absurd, Arts & Humanities; communication.
Madeline Sutherland-Meier
Madeline Sutherland-Meier, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512.232.4513
E-mail: madelinesm@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Spanish literature; Spanish culture; Spain''''''''s early women writers; oral literature, Arts & Humanities.
 
Shirley Thompson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of American Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office:
E-mail: s.thompson@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
African American and African Diaspora Studies; Nineteenth Century US Cultural History; Law and Literature; Slavery and Post-Emancipation Cultures; Cultural Memory
John Weinstock
John Weinstock, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Germanic Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-6369
E-mail: weinstock@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Richard Wagner''''s Ring of the Nibelung; Scandinavian culture and civilization; Sami culture and civilization; Old Icelandic language; Norwegian language and literature
Alexandra Wettlaufer
Alexandra Wettlaufer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of French and Italian
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-7289
E-mail: akw@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Painting and literature in 19th-Century Europe; 19th-century French novel; French women writers of 19th-century; Bildungsroman in Europe; the history of art criticism; women''''''''s studies; female artists; Comparative Literature, Arts & Humanities.
 
Mohammad , Ph.D.
Professor
Middle Eastern Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-6605
E-mail: mghanoon@uts.cc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
20th century Persian literature; comparative literary history and criticism; methodology and practice of literary translation


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