People - Faculty

Senior Lecturer and Undergraduate Adviser
RAI 305 X
Office Hours: Tuesday 1:30- 2:30, or by appoinment
Scandinavian Literature and Culture, Swedish, 20th Century, 21st Century, Race and Ethnicity, Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies
Barbro Osher Endowed Professor of Swedish Studies
Office Hours: Wednesday 11:00-12:00 pm
Scandinavian Literature and Culture, Swedish
Visiting Lecturer of Latvian
RAI 305 W
Office Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:00- 1:00 p.m.
Baltic Studies, Latvian
Assistant Professor
RAI 305P
Office Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays, 11:00 to 12:15, or by appointment
Scandinavian Literature and Culture, Norwegian, Comparative Literature, Drama, Feminism and Feminist Theory, Novel/Prose Fiction
Professor; Director, Center for West European Studies; Chair, Hellenic Studies Program
RAI 305 R
Office Hours: Wednesday 11:00-12:00 pm, or by appoinment
Scandinavian Literature and Culture, Scandinavian Area Studies, Norwegian, Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies, International Studies, Political Science , Ecology and Sustainability
Visiting Lecturer of Finnish
RAI 305 Y
Office Hours: Monday 12:00-1:00pm
Finnish, Computational Linguistics, Language Pedagogy, Linguistics, Second Language Acquisition , Corpus Linguistics
Extension Lecturer (UW Educational Outreach)
RAI 305T
Office Hours: Tuesday 2:30-3:20 and Thursday 10:30-11:20
Scandinavian Literature and Culture, Swedish, Race and Ethnicity, Folklore and Mythology, Translation and Interpretation , Ethnography
Terje Leiren
Professor of Scandinavian Studies, Sverre Arestad Endowed Chair in Norwegian Studies
RAI 305U
Office Hours: Mondays 1:30-2:20 pm, and by appointment
Scandinavian Area Studies, Norwegian, 19th Century, 20th Century, Autobiography, Biography, and Life Writing, Culture
Department Chair, Professor
RAI 318C
Office Hours: Tues. 1:30-2:30, Wed. 11:00-12:00
Scandinavian Literature and Culture, Finnish, 20th Century, Culture, Film/Cinema
Visiting Lecturer of Danish
RAI 305 S
Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 11:30-11:20 am
Scandinavian Literature and Culture, Danish, Language Pedagogy, Novel/Prose Fiction
Kazickas Family Endowed Professor in Baltic Studies; Associate Professor of Baltic Studies; Head, Baltic Studies Program
Raitt 305 V
Office Hours: Daily 11:30- 12:00 pm
Baltic Studies, Estonian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Folklore and Mythology, History
Graduate Program Coordinator; Professor
Raitt 305N
Office Hours: Tuesday 12.30-2.30 pm or by appointment
Scandinavian Literature and Culture, Danish, Critical Theory, Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies, History, Literary Criticism
Visiting Lecturer of Lithuanian
RAI 305W
Office Hours: Wednesday 12:00- 1:00 pm, or by appointment
Lithuanian, Applied Linguistics, Culture, Language Pedagogy, Linguistics, Second Language Acquisition

Emeritus Faculty

Name Title
Anderson, A. Gerald Instructor and Librarian Emeritus
Sehmsdorf, Henning Associate Professor Emeritus
Sjåvik, Jan Professor Emeritus and Former Department Chair
Steene, Birgitta Professor Emerita

Adjunct and Affiliate Faculty

Name Title
Claudia Berguson Affiliate Associate Professor
Klaus Brandl Adjunct Associate Professor (German)
Peter Cohan Adjunct Associate Professor (Architecture)
Lizette Gradén Affiliate Associate Professor
Katherine Jane Hanson Affiliate Associate Professor (Scandinavian)
Mette Hjort Affiliate Professor (Visual Studies, Lingnan University)
Violeta Kelertas Affiliate Professor 
Katherine Larson Affiliate Assistant Professor
Jens Lund Affiliate Assistant Professor 
Brian Magnusson  Affiliate Assistant Professor (Scandinavian, University of Jyväskylä, Finland)
Paul R. Norlen  Affiliate Assistant Professor 
Tiina Nunnally  Affiliate Faculty (Scandinavian)
Steve Pfaff  Adjunct Professor (Sociology)
Aldis Purs Affiliate Assistant Professor
Ellen Rees Affiliate Associate Professor
Sven H. Rossel Affiliate Professor (Scandinavian, Universität Wien)
Marianne Stølen Affiliate Assistant Professor