Affiliated Faculty

Affiliated faculty are award-winning teachers and researchers from across the University of Oregon, who apply to teach courses designed specifically for the honors college. These experts bring a breadth of interests and topics to their courses, and provide invaluable learning and mentorship experiences for CHC students.


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


Corinne Bayerl

Corinne Bayerl

Instructor of French, German and Comparative Literature

bayerl@uoregon.edu | 541-346-4058 | 412 Friendly Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: 16th to early 18th century literature, philosophy, and religion in France and Germany; Gender questions; History of pedagogy


Ilya Bindeman

Ilya Bindeman

Professor of Earth Sciences

bindeman@uoregon.edu | 541-346-3817 | 110A Cascade Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Stable Isotope Geochemistry, Volcanology, Early Earth


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


Elizabeth Bohls

Elizabeth Bohls

Professor of English and Director of Graduate Studies

ebohls@uoregon.edu | 541-346-5484 | 527 Prince Lucien Campbell Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment


Greg Bothun

Professor of Physics

dkmatter@uoregon.edu | 541-346-2569 | 415 Willamette Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Properties of Galaxies, Observational Cosmology, Climate Change, Sustainable Energy


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


Suzanne Clark

Suzanne Clark

Professor Emerita of English and Comparative Literature

sclark@uoregon.edu

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Modernist Literature, Culture and Film, Rhetoric, Social Movements and Gender Roles, Literature, Film, and Environment


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


Amy Connolly

Amy Connolly

Instructor of Biology

amyc@uoregon.edu | 73 Klamath Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Genetics, Cell Biology, Cell Division: Mitosis and Meiosis, Embryo Development, Biochemistry


Stephen Fickas

Stephen Fickas

Professor of Computer and Information Science

fickas@cs.uoregon.edu | 541-346-3964 | 309 Deschutes Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Ubiquitous Computing, Assistive Technology, Software Requirements Engineering


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


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


Gene Humphreys

Gene Humphreys

Professor of Geophysics

ghump@uoregon.edu | 541-346-5575 | 125B Cascade Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Seismology, Regional Tectonics


Christina Karns

Christina Karns

Instructor of Psychology

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

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment


Michael Kellman

Michael Kellman

Professor of Theoretical & Physical Chemistry

kellman@uoregon.edu | 541-346-4196 | 151B Klamath Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment


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


Shlomo Libeskind

Shlomo Libeskind

Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

shlomo@uoregon.edu | 541-346-5530 | 3 Deady Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment


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


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


James Schombert

James Schombert

Professor of Physics

jschombe@uoregon.edu | 541-346-5214 | 461 Willamette Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Observational Cosmology


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


Steven Shankman

Steven Shankman

Distinguished Professor of Classics and UNESCO Chair in Transcultural Studies, Interreligious Dialogue, and Peace

shankman@uoregon.edu | 541-346-3997 | 110B Gerlinger Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Comparative Literature, The Classical Tradition in English and American Literature, The Eighteenth Century, History of Literary Theory


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


Nathan Tublitz

Nathan Tublitz

Professor of Biology

tublitz@uoregon.edu | 541-346-4510 | 109 Huestis Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Neuroscience, Behavior, Physiology, Invertebrate Neurobiology, Cell and Development Biology


Jenna Valley

Jenna Valley

Instructor of Biology

jvalley@uoregon.edu | 541-346-4076 | 473B Onyx Bridge

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Marine Biology, General Biology


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


John Witte

John Witte

Senior Instructor of English

jwitte@uoregon.edu | 541-346-5935 | 206 Prince Lucien Campbell Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: Mon & Wed 2 - 3pm @ Café Roma

ACADEMIC AREAS: Poetry, Ecopoetry, Works in Translation, Literature of the Northwest


Gabriel Yospin

Gabriel Yospin

Instructor of Biology

giy@uoregon.edu | 73 Klamath Hall

Winter 2017 Office Hours: By Appointment

ACADEMIC AREAS: Terrestrial Vegetation Dynamics, Climate Change, Dendroecology, Vegetation Modeling