Social Science Faculty

Jennifer Ablow

Jennifer Ablow

Associate Professor of Psychology

jcablow@uoregon.edu | 541-346-4554 | 475 Straub Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Clinical, Developmental, Infant-Parent Attachment, Maternal Brain, Influence of Familial Risk and Protective Factors to Development of Stress, Physiological, and Emotion Regulation


Kevin Alltucker

Kevin Alltucker

Assistant Professor of Counseling Psychology and Human Services

kalltuck@uoregon.edu | 541-912-8428

Winter 2017 Office Hours: Wed 12:30 - 2:30pm @ Global Scholars Hall Fresh Market Café

ACADEMIC AREAS: Community-Based Program Evaluation, Early Childhood Experiences, Family Functioning, Juvenile Delinquency, Adult Criminal Behavior, Prison Reform Policies


Elena Bogolyubova

Elena Bogolyubova

Instructor and US-Russia Peer-to-Peer Project Coordinator at the Department of International Studies

bogolyub@uoregon.edu | 541-346-2131 | 306 Prince Lucien Campbell Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: International Social Policy, International Environmental Issues, International Child Welfare, International Social Work, and Civil Society in Eurasia


Mark Carey

Mark Carey

Associate Professor of History and Environmental Studies

carey@uoregon.edu | 541-346-8077 | 1715 Franklin Blvd. #113

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Glaciers, Climate Change, Natural Disasters, Water Governance, Environmental History, History of Science


Anita Chari

Assistant Professor of Political Science

anitac@uoregon.edu | 541-346-4752 | 928 Prince Lucien Campbell Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Political Theory, Critical Theory, Frankfurt School, Marxism, Contemplative Studies, Somatics and Politics


Chris Chavez

Christopher Chávez

Assistant Professor of Advertising and Media Studies in the School of Journalism and Communication

cchavez4@uoregon.edu | 541-346-9141 | 330 Allen Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Advertising, TV Commercials, Communication Theory, Persuasive Communication, Gender and Race in Media, Popular Culture, Media Studies and Globalization


Shaul Cohen

Shaul Cohen

Associate Professor of Geography, Chair - UO Prison Education Committee, Director - Carnegie Global Oregon Ethics Program

scohen@uoregon.edu | 541-346-4500 | 107G Condon Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Ethno-territorial Conflict, Political & Cultural Geography


Joseph Fracchia

Joseph Fracchia

Professor Emeritus of History

fracchia@uoregon.edu | 541-346-2516

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: German Social and Intellectual History, Historical Theory, Philosophy of History, History of Philosophy


Michael Furtado

Michael Furtado

Instructor of History

mfurtado@uoregon.edu | 340V McKenzie Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: Wed 2:30 - 4:30pm

ACADEMIC AREAS: Medieval European History, Colonial Latin America


Emily Gilkey

Emily Gilkey

Instructor of History

egilkey2@uoregon.edu | 541-346-3727 | 340X McKenzie Hall 

Winter 2017 Office Hours: Tues and Thurs 2:30 - 3:30pm

ACADEMIC AREAS: Modern France, Gender


Melissa Graboyes

Melissa Graboyes

Assistant Professor of African & Medical History

graboyes@uoregon.edu | 541-346-3894 | 370 Prince Lucien Campbell Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: Mon 1:30 - 3pm @ 370 PLC, Tues 10am - 12pm @ Mac Court Front Lobby

ACADEMIC AREAS: Colonial and Postcolonial African History, Medical History, History of Science, Medical Ethics, Global Health


Kevin Hatfield

Kevin Hatfield

Adjunct Assistant Professor of History

kevhat@uoregon.edu | 541-346-1977 | 120 Living Learning Center

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: The American West, Basque Immigration and Community Formation


Ocean Howell

Ocean Howell

Associate Professor of History and Architectural History

ohowell@uoregon.edu | 541-346-8095

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Urban History & Planning, Design and Architecture, History of Race, Gentrification, Defensive Architecture, Youth Culture


photo of Terry L. Hunt

Terry L. Hunt

Dean, Robert D. Clark Honors College and Professor of Anthropology

tlhunt@uoregon.edu | 101C McArthur Court

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Easter Island, Pacific Islands Prehistory, Human Historical and Evolutionary Ecology


Trond Jacobsen

Trond Jacobsen

Director of Forensics and Instructor of Information Science

trond@uoregon.edu | 541-600-0762 | 1715 Franklin Blvd. #104

Winter 2017 Office Hours: Tues 9am - 12pm

ACADEMIC AREAS: Speech and Debate, Scholarly Communication Networks, Political Communication, Legal Proceedings


Christina Karns

Christina Karns

Instructor of Psychology

ckarns@uoregon.edu | 541-346-4261 | 179 Lewis Integrative Science Building

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment


Vera Keller

Vera Keller

Associate Professor of History

vkeller@uoregon.edu | 541-346-6903

Winter 2017 Office Hours: Professor Keller is on leave

ACADEMIC AREAS: History of Science


Shoshana Kerewsky

Shoshana Kerewsky

Senior Lecturer II in Counseling Psychology and Human Services

kerewsky@uoregon.edu | 541-346-2429 | 359 HEDCO Education Building 

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Ethics, Professional Preparation, Diversity, International Service, Health Interventions, Supervision


Sharon Luk

Sharon Luk

Assistant Professor of English

sluk@uoregon.edu | 541-346-3962 | 473 Prince Lucien Campbell Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: Mon & Wed 11:30am - 1pm

ACADEMIC AREAS: Racism and Racial Capitalism, Ethnic Ontologies, Epistemology, Social Movements, Feminisms, and Ephemeral Archives


Kathryn Lynch

Kathryn Lynch

Instructor of Environmental Studies

klynch@uoregon.edu | 541-346-5070 | 140 Columbia Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Community-Based Natural Resource Management, Forest Policy and Management, Conservation of Biodiversity, Nontimber Forest Products 


Daniel Miller

Daniel Miller

Associate Professor of Journalism and Media Studies

drmiller@uoregon.edu | 541-346-3747 | 311A Allen Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Documentary Film History, Theory, and Production


John Nicols

John Nicols

Professor Emeritus of History and Classics, Alexander von Humboldt Fellow - 2016

nic@uoregon.edu | 541-346-4817 | 301 McKenzie Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: Tues 2 - 3pm

ACADEMIC AREAS: Ancient History; Roman Law; Symmetrical and Asymmetrical Social Relations [e.g., patronage,  hospitium]; Cities and Civic Culture


Jennifer ONeal

Jennifer O'Neal

Instructor of History and Native American Studies; University Historian and Archivist

joneal@uoregon.edu | 541-346-1899 | 208 Knight Library

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Native American and Indigenous History, Decolonizing Methodologies, Cultural Heritage Archives, Traditional Knowledge Systems, Intellectual Property Rights, Digital Humanities


Mike Peixoto

Michael Peixoto

Adjunct Instructor of History

mpeixoto@uoregon.edu | 541-972-3337 (voicemail and text only) | 1715 Franklin Blvd, #102

Winter 2017 Office Hours: Wed 4 - 5pm @ EMU Falling Sky; Thurs 1:30 - 3:30pm @ GSH Café; Fri 9 - 11am @ GSH Café

ACADEMIC AREAS: Medieval Europe, France, the Crusades and the Military Orders; Diplomatics (Charters) and Archival Practices; Ecclesiastical Institutions; Social and Economic History


Roxann Prazniak

Roxann Prazniak

Associate Professor of History

prazniak@uoregon.edu | 541-346-3345 | 1715 Franklin Blvd. #105

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: History of China and Eurasia, Emergence of Modernity, Transcultural Studies


Daniel Rosenberg

Daniel Rosenberg

Professor of History

dbr@uoregon.edu | 541-346-0520 | 1715 Franklin Blvd. #115

Winter 2017 Office Hours: All Office hours held @ Fresh Market Café in Global Scholars Hall. Tues & Thurs (by appt only) 4:15 - 5:15pm; Wed 1:30 - 3pm drop-in & 3 - 3:30pm by appt.

ACADEMIC AREAS: Modern European Intellectual and Cultural History, Enlightenment, History of Information


Cheyney Ryan

Cheyney Ryan

Emeritus Professor of Philosophy and Law

cryan@uoregon.edu

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Social and Political Philosophy; Philosophy of Law; Peace Studies and Philosophy of Conflict Resolution; Philosophy of Film


Jeff Schroeder

Jeff Schroeder

Instructor of Religious Studies and History

jschroe9@uoregon.edu | 541-346-4165 | 332 Susan Campbell Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: Thurs 2 - 4:30pm

ACADEMIC AREAS: Modern Japanese Buddhism, East Asian Religions, Religion and Modernity, Religion and Violence, Modern Japanese History


Kim Sheehan

Kim Sheehan

Professor of Advertising

ksheehan@uoregon.edu | 541-346-2088 | 207 Allen Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Social and Digital Media, Strategic Communication, Green Advertising and Greenwashing, Science Communication, Creativity and Curiosity, Prescription Drug Advertising, Ethics


Jim Shephard

James Shephard

Courtesy Professor of Law

jshephar@uoregon.edu | 541-972-9795 | 114 McArthur Court

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Medieval History, Law, Legal History, Leadership and Problem Solving


Irum Shiekh

Irum Shiekh

Professor of Ethnic Studies

ishiekh@uoregon.edu | 113 McArthur Court

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Asian American & Asian Diasporas, Arab and Muslims in the US, Wartime Emergencies & Aftermath, Palestinian Cinema, Documentary Production, Oral History, Race, Gender, Prison Industrial Complex, Immigration, Transnational Feminism, Muslim Women and Activism


Tim Williams

Tim Williams

Visiting Assistant Professor of History

timw@uoregon.edu | 1715 Franklin Blvd. #100

Winter 2017 Office Hours: Tues & Wed 11:30am - 1:30pm

ACADEMIC AREAS: Intellectual & Cultural History, 19th Century United States, Gender & Sexuality, the American South


Bruce Winterhalder

Bruce Winterhalder

Courtesy Professor of Anthropology

bpw@uoregon.edu | 530-219-4403

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Human Behavioral Ecology, Evolutionary Anthropology, Foraging Theory, Hunter-Gatherers (sub-arctic), Agriculturalists/Pastoralists (central Andes, Peru; Belize), Origins of Agriculture and Socio-Political Stratification, Population Ecology Models of Human Adaptive Processes