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Janine  Barchas

Janine Barchas

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
barchas@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8379

Expertise: 18th-century literature and culture; digital humanities; the British novel; book history; textual studies; Jane Austen; early fiction by women; Shakespeare reception

Phillip J Barrish

Phillip J Barrish

Associate Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
pbarrish@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7840, +1 512 471 4991

Expertise: American Literature, 1860-1930; literary realism; medicine and literature; masculinity as a cultural construction

Lance  Bertelsen

Lance Bertelsen

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
lberte@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8769

Expertise: Eighteenth-century British literature and culture; representations of World War II in literature, film and journalism

Douglas G Biow

Douglas G Biow

Professor, Department of French and Italian, College of Liberal Arts
biow@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7267

Expertise: cultural, literary, art, medical, diplomatic, and intellectual history of Renaissance Italy; masculinities; the history of individualism

Marc  Bizer

Marc Bizer

Professor, Department of French and Italian, College of Liberal Arts
mbizer@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7780

Expertise: Early Modern French identities: national, social, religious, authorial, gendered; gastronomy; tragedy and the tragic

Randy  Bomer

Randy Bomer

Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
bomer@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 7519, +1 512 232 4861

Expertise: Writing; politics of literacy; sociocultural theory; curricula in reading and writing

Pascale R Bos

Pascale R Bos

Associate Professor, Department of Germanic Studies, College of Liberal Arts
pascalebos@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 6373

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 A Bremen

Brian A Bremen

Associate Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
bremen@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7842, +1 512 471 4991

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; Essay evaluation; Holistic Scoring; Admissions Essays

Anthony L Brown

Anthony L Brown

Associate Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
alb@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 3902

Barry  Brummett

Barry Brummett

Professor, Department of Communication Studies, College of Communication
brummett@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1714, +1 512 471 5251

Expertise: popular culture and persuasion; social style, including steampunk; media criticism; apocalyptic rhetoric

Douglas S Bruster

Douglas S Bruster

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
bruster@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3635

Expertise: Shakespeare; drama; English Renaissance literature; film; theory

Jerome F Bump

Jerome F Bump

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
bump@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8747

Expertise: Gerard Manley Hopkins; Alice books; Victorian literature; literature of nature; animal humanities; digital humanities; computers and English studies, including social networking and multi-player online games

Charlotte  Canning

Charlotte Canning

Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
charlottecanning@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5793

Expertise: US theatre history, Broadway, Arthur Miller, Tennessee Williams, historiography, feminist theatre, theatre and American society, historical entertainment industry.

Evan B Carton

Evan B Carton

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
e.carton@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8916, +1 512 232 6093

Expertise: 19th and 20th century American literature; literary and cultural theory and historiography; antebellum evangelism, secularism, and radical politics, and their contemporary legacies; the theory and practice of the humanities

Elizabeth  Cullingford

Elizabeth Cullingford

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
cullingford@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4991, +1 512 471 4210

Expertise: Only children, Irish literature, politics, and culture; modern poetry; women's studies; drama and film; Shakespeare; the relation between high and popular culture

Hector  Dominguez-Ruvalcaba

Hector Dominguez-Ruvalcaba

Associate Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, College of Liberal Arts
ruvalcaba@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 2780
Spanish Speaker

Expertise: Queer studies; violence; border studies in literature, film, and the arts

Robin W Doughty

Robin W Doughty

Professor Emeritus, Department of Geography and the Environment, College of Liberal Arts
rdoughty@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1591, +1 512 471 5116

Expertise: Cultural Geography; Environmental Resource Management; Landscape Ecology and Biogeography

Bonnie M Elliott

Bonnie M Elliott

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
belliott@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5195

Carlton J Fong

Carlton J Fong

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Educational Administration, College of Education
carlton.fong@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3879

Expertise: - The influence of psychosocial and study skill factors on community college success: A meta-analytic review - Student and teacher factors related to achievement in developmental mathematics - Meta-analytic investigation of the attitude-achievement paradox - The role of constructive feedback in college students' motivation, emotion, and learning

Christina L Fragale

Christina L Fragale

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Special Education, College of Education
tinafragale@gmail.com

Alan W Friedman

Alan W Friedman

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
friedman@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8376, +1 512 471 4991

Expertise: British and American modernism; the novel; drama, especially Shakespeare; international programs, faculty governance and academic freedom

Steven J Friesen

Steven J Friesen

Professor, Religious Studies, College of Liberal Arts
friesen@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8629

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

Jose Galindo Montelongo

Mexican Materials Bibliographer
j.montelongo@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 495 4576

Expertise: Latin American Literature, Resources for Mexican Studies, Literary Archives

Karl Galinsky

Karl Galinsky

Professor, Department of Classics, College of Liberal Arts
galinsky@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8504, +1 512 471 5742

Expertise: Cultural memory; Roman Literature and Civilization; Classical Tradition in Popular Culture; Greco-Roman antiquity; classical heritage of America; post-tenure review legislation

Thomas J Garza

Thomas J Garza

Associate Professor, Department of Slavic and Eurasian Studies, College of Liberal Arts
tjgarza@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 9126, +1 512 471 3607

Expertise: Russian language teaching methodology; Applied linguistics; Contemporary Russian culture; The Chechen wars and the media; Post-Soviet youth culture; Language teaching pedagogy; Russian popular culture; Modern Russian language; Contemporary Russian media

Don B Graham

Don B Graham

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
dgbb@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8387

Expertise: Southwestern American literature; Australian literature and film; American literature; Texas literature; Texas culture; Texas film

Karen  Grumberg

Karen Grumberg

Associate Professor, Department of Middle Eastern Studies, College of Liberal Arts
keren@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5134

Expertise: Contemporary Hebrew literature and comparative Jewish literatures (Hebrew, French, English)

Hillary  Hart

Hillary Hart

Senior Lecturer, Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
hart@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4635, +1 512 423 5022

Expertise: Technical communication; writing pedagogy; environmental communication; risk communication

Linda D Henderson

Linda D Henderson

Professor, Department of Art and Art History, College of Fine Arts
dnehl@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2474

Expertise: 20th-century European and American art to 1950; the relation of art to science and technology (particularly in the first half of the 20th century); modernism in its cultural context, including science and occultism; Marcel Duchamp; the "fourth dimension" in 20th-century culture

Coleman  Hutchison

Coleman Hutchison

Associate Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
coleman.hutchison@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8372

Expertise: U.S. literature and culture to 1900; poetry; print culture; the U.S. south; the American Civil War

Syed A Hyder

Syed A Hyder

Associate Professor, Department of Asian Studies, College of Liberal Arts
syedakbarhyder@gmail.com

Expertise: Islam in South Asia, Urdu language and literature, Aesthetics in South Asian and the Middle East

Barbara F Immroth

Professor, School of Information
immroth@ischool.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3875

Expertise: Children's literature; intellectual freedom; public library service for children; school libraries

Ward W Keeler

Ward W Keeler

Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts
ward.keeler@gmail.com
+1 512 471 8520

Expertise: Anthropology and expressive culture (performing arts and literature); hierarchy; gender; Buddhism; Indonesia and Burma

Naomi E Lindstrom

Naomi E Lindstrom

Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, College of Liberal Arts
lindstrom@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4936

Expertise: Gender and the Study of Latin American Literature, Latin American Jewish Studies, On-Line Scholarly Resources, and Sociology of the Arts, Comparative study of Jewish life in the Americas (Latin America, United States, Canada)

James N Loehlin

James N Loehlin

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
jnloehlin@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4993

Expertise: Shakespeare in performance (stage and film); Renaissance drama; modern drama

Beth Maloch

Beth Maloch

Assoc Dean for Teacher Education, Student Affairs and Admin, College of Education
bmaloch@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3476

Expertise: Teacher education; Literature discussion; Informational texts in primary classrooms; Classroom discourse

Julia L Mickenberg

Julia L Mickenberg

Associate Professor, Department of American Studies, College of Liberal Arts
mickenberg@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7277, +1 512 232 2650

Expertise: General U.S. cultural history (1865-present); History of the Left/Radical Cultures (especially in the United States); Children's Literature; U.S. Women's History (esp. 1865-present); History of Childhood; Americans and the Soviet Union

Julie A Minich

Julie A Minich

Assistant Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
minichja@utexas.edu

Expertise: Chicana/o Literary and Cultural Studies; Latina/o Literary and Cultural Studies; LGBT Studies; Feminist Studies; and Disability Studies

Lisa L Moore

Lisa L Moore

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
llmoore@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4991, +1 512 471 1837

Expertise: Eighteenth-century English and American literature; women's literature; LGBT literature and culture; poetry and poetics; visual studies and garden history; feminist and queer theory; history of sexuality

Kristin  Neff

Kristin Neff

Associate Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education
kneff@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0382, +1 512 471 4155

Expertise: Dr. Neff's research links self-compassion to mental health. She has successfully differentiated the construct of self-compassion from self-esteem. This line of research is highly cross-disciplinary, drawing from fields of social and personality psychology, developmental psychology, and clinical psychology. Recently, Dr. Neff developed an eight-week program designed to teach self-compassion skills called "Mindful Self-Compassion" (MSC). The effectiveness of the program has been shown using a randomized controlled trial, and is now being taught all over the world. Dr. Neff is currently examining the effectiveness of the Mindful Self-Compassion program, including brief versions of the program to help address burnout among teachers and health care workers. Additionally, Dr. Neff is investigating the link between self-compassion and compassion for others.

Mark F O'Reilly

Mark F O'Reilly

Department Chair, Department of Special Education, College of Education
markoreilly@austin.utexas.edu

Expertise: Assessment and support of individuals with intellectual disabilities who exhibit challenging behavior. Social skill/communication interventions for children with ASD. Assistive technology for persons with profound multiple disabilities.

Domino R Perez

Associate Professor, Center for Mexican American Studies, College of Liberal Arts
drperez@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 7853, +1 512 471 4557

Expertise: Chican@ literature; American literature; popular culture; cultural studies; film

Sarah R Powell

Sarah R Powell

Assistant Professor, Department of Special Education, College of Education
srpowell@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 6556

Expertise: Sarah's research interests include developing and testing interventions for students with mathematics difficulties. She is especially interested in peer tutoring, word-problem solving, and the role of symbols for understanding mathematics. During two years as an Assistant Professor at the University of Virginia, Sarah designed and implemented randomized-control trials related to non-symbolic understanding of mathematics, manipulative use, and explicit mathematics vocabulary instruction for students with mathematics difficulties.

Guy P Raffa

Guy P Raffa

Associate Professor, Department of French and Italian, College of Liberal Arts
guyr@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5492, +1 512 471 5531

Expertise: Dante Studies, medieval Italian literature and culture, digital humanities, history and philosophy of science, Italo Calvino and Umberto Eco

Wayne A Rebhorn

Wayne A Rebhorn

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
warebhorn@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8759
Spanish Speaker

Expertise: English and continental Renaissance literature; Renaissance rhetoric; Shakespeare; Machiavelli; Boccaccio

Cory A Reed

Cory A Reed

Associate Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, College of Liberal Arts
creed@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4936

Expertise: Cervantes, Spanish Drama, Early Modern Mediterranean World, Transatlantic Studies, Cognitive Studies, and Comparative Literature

Ehud I Ronn

Ehud I Ronn

Professor, Department of Finance, McCombs School of Business
eronn@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5853

Expertise: Dr. Ronn's research is primarily in the area of energy risk: modeling, measurement and management. He has published articles on banking, investments, interest rate-sensitive instruments, and energy derivatives in academic and practitioner literature. In the energy-consulting area, Dr. Ronn has addressed the multiple issues of Risk Assessment; Construction of Optimal Hedge Portfolios; VAR and CVAR; Dual-Fuel Options; Valuation of Load-Following Services; Modeling Energy Prices and Pricing Monthly and Daily Options; and the Valuation and Optimal Management of Storage Facility.

Nancy L Roser

Nancy L Roser

Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
nlroser@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2805, +1 512 471 5942

Expertise: Use of children's literature in literacy programs, Classroom discourse; response to literature

Loriene  Roy

Loriene Roy

Professor, School of Information
loriene@ischool.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3959

Expertise: Library development in Native American communities; creation of virtual museums of Native American artifacts; literacy efforts in Native American communities; library collection development and evaluation; oral tradition; organizing gatherings of indigenous librarians worldwide

John J Ruszkiewicz

John J Ruszkiewicz

Professor, Department of Rhetoric and Writing, College of Liberal Arts
jr@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8764, +1 512 471 6109

Expertise: Rhetoric; argumentation; grammar; writing; style

Elizabeth Scala

Elizabeth Scala

Associate Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
scala@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8375

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; Food Writing

William J Scheick

William J Scheick

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
scheick@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0000

Expertise: American literature and culture, especially colonial and nineteenth through early twentieth century; turn-of-the-century British; narrative and poetic morphology

Philip S Schmidt

Philip S Schmidt

Professor and Donald J. Douglass Centennial Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
pschmidt@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3118, +1 512 471 6902

Expertise: Industrial electrotechnology applications and economics; Industrial energy management and conservation; Project-based engineering instruction

Ben G Streetman

Ben G Streetman

Dean Emeritus, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
bstreet@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1640

Expertise: Engineering education; Engineering workforce issues; Microelectronics; Semiconductor materials and devices; Epitaxy

Madelin  Sutherland-Meier

Madelin Sutherland-Meier

Associate Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, College of Liberal Arts
madelinesm@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 4513, +1 512 471 4936

Expertise: The Romancero; Medieval, Golden Age, and eighteenth-century literature, the Spanish periodical press, disability studies

Shirley E Thompson

Shirley E Thompson

Associate Professor, Department of American Studies, College of Liberal Arts
s.thompson@austin.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 M Weinstock

John M Weinstock

Professor, Department of Germanic Studies, College of Liberal Arts
weinstock@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 563 9908, +1 512 471 4123

Expertise: Sámi culture and civilization, history of skiing, promotion of Scandinavian Studies in the U.S., Norwegian Language and Literature, Scandinavian Music, Scandinavian Linguistics, Old Norse Language and Literature, General and Historical Linguistics, Scandinavian Music

Dan E Welcher

Dan E Welcher

Professor, Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music, College of Fine Arts
dwelcher1@me.com
+1 512 471 0943

Expertise: Music composition, Arts & Humanities.

Alexandra K Wettlaufer

Alexandra K Wettlaufer

Professor, Department of French and Italian, College of Liberal Arts
akw@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 6461, +1 512 471 1442

Expertise: 19th-century literature, visual arts, culture, and gender studies in France and Britain

Marjorie C Woods

Marjorie C Woods

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
marjoriewoods@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8383, +1 512 471 4991

Expertise: Medieval literature; medieval and renaissance rhetoric and pedagogy; composition exercises in premodern classroom; modern use of premodern compostion exercises

Jo Worthy

Jo Worthy

Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
worthy@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 565 8638

Expertise: Alternatives to Ability Grouping Reading Interests and Preferences Students Who Find School Challenging Bilingual Education Dyslexia and Reading Challenges