People - Faculty

For Teaching Assistants, please see the Graduate Student directory.

Bob Abrams
Professor / 206-765-0547 / PDL B-427
Office Hours: T, TH, 2:20-3:20, by appointment please:
Chadwick Allen
Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement
Russell F. Stark University Professor / 206-543-6616 / GRB 340
Office Hours: By Appt
Part-time Lecturer
Office Hours: Thursday 2-4 pm by appointment
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Grace M. Pollock Professor of Creative Writing / 206-543-9623 / PDL B-403
Office Hours: Online only. Please email me for an appointment.
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Professor / 206-543-2682 / PDL B-407
Office Hours: Office Hours: email me to set up a phone appointment
Jessica Burstein
Associate Professor / 206-616-4181 / PDL A-502
Office Hours: Monday 3:30-5:30 PDT.
Megan Callow
Associate Teaching Professor
Director, Interdisciplinary Writing Program / PDL A11-E
Office Hours: Winter 2021: By appointment - please email.
Eva Cherniavsky
Andrew R. Hilen Professor of American Literature and Culture
Director of Graduate Studies / 206-543-6077 / PDL A-103
Office Hours: Weekly Thurs 2-4 and by appointment. Please email me to set a time and receive a link.
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Nancy K. Ketcham Endowed Chair of English / 206-543-6045 / PDL B-401
Office Hours: Th 4-5pm by prior appointment (email to book a slot in advance; other days available also)
Catherine Cole
Professor / 206-543-7045 / Communications Building 050, Deans Office
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Associate Professor / 907-687-7755 / PDL B-430 & B-025 Creative Writing Director's Office
Office Hours: Wed. 12:00 - 1:30 or by appointment. Contact me.
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Assistant Teaching Professor / 206-616-2349 / PDL A-016
Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 10:00-11:00
Krista Daniel
Part-time Lecturer / PDL B-37
Office Hours: W 2:30-4:30pm and by appointment
Andrew Feld
Associate Professor
Editor, Seattle Review / 206-543-7899 / PDL B-432
Tom Foster
Professor / 206-543-8635 / PDL B-424
Office Hours: No in-person hours this quarter. Email me at to set up a Zoom appointment.
Kimberlee Gillis-Bridges
Teaching Professor
Director, Computer-Integrated Courses / 206-543-4892 / PDL A-305
Office Hours: T, 3:30-4:30 p.m. via Zoom, and by appt. Contact instructor for Zoom link
John Griffith
Associate Professor / 206-543-2179 / PDL A-507
Office Hours: By appointment
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Part-time Lecturer / PDL B5J
Office Hours: Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 8:30am - 9:30am (PMI: 641 211 3552)
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Assistant Professor / Remote
Office Hours: W, 3:00 - 3:20 & 5:20 - 6:00p, and by appointment
Monika Kaup
Professor / 206-543-7989 / PDL B-433
Office Hours: Spring 2021: Wed 2-3 p.m. and by appointment (remote)
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Grace M. Pollock Professor of Creative Writing / 360 379 1446 / PDL B-437
Michelle Liu
Associate Director of Writing Programs
Associate Teaching Professor / 206-543-1778 / PDL A-420
Office Hours: W 11:30-12:30 and by appointment
Carrie Matthews
Associate Teaching Professor / 206-351-0214 / PDL A-20
Office Hours: Winter 2021: Thursdays, 12 noon-2 p.m., and by appointment
Alex McCauley
Part-time Lecturer
Office Hours: W TH 3:50 - 4:50
Teaching Professor / 206-931-3779 / Padelford B434
Office Hours: ZOOM on Mondays noon-1pm, except MLK Day and Presidents Day: Join URL:
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Acting Assistant Professor
Colette Moore
Associate Professor / 206-543-2182 / PDL B-421
Office Hours: MW 2:15-3:15 (contact for Zoom "office")
Suhanthie Motha
Associate Professor / / PDL A-413
Office Hours: By appointment
Assistant Professor / (206) 543-2274 / 436B
Office Hours: By appointment
Mark Patterson
Associate Professor
Curriculum Coordinator, Scheduling / 206-305-8477 / PDL A-403
Office Hours: TTh 11:30-12:30 and by appointment
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Associate Professor / 206-543-0758 / PDL A-011F
Office Hours: Zoom:W 9-10 & TH 3:30-4:30 and by Appointment, Email
Brian Reed
Divisional Dean of Humanities
Milliman Endowed Chair in the Humanities / (206) 685-9969 / CMU 50
Office Hours: By appointment
Paul Remley
Professor / 206-543-6357 / Virtual Office Hours via Canvas
Office Hours: Wed. 8:30 to 10:30 AM and by appointment (
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Milliman Distinguished Writer-in-Residence / 206-543-2247 / PDL A414
Office Hours: By appointment via Zoom or by phone
Professor / 206-543-2636 / A501
Office Hours: By appointment on zoom. Email to make an appointment.
Maya Sonenberg
Professor / please email / B-431
Office Hours: Thursday 1:00--3:00 pm & by appt. Email me for a Zoom link.
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Teaching Professor
Joint Appointment with Comparative History of Ideas (CHID) / virtual office hours
Office Hours: Tuesdays 12-1pm & by appointment
Jesse Oak Taylor
Associate Professor
Director, Undergraduate Programs / 206-616-0563 / PDL A-405
Office Hours: By Appointment
Pimone Triplett
Professor / 206-618-2163 / PDL A-416
Office Hours: by appointment (please just email to schedule)
Norman Wacker
Associate Teaching Professor / 206-685-3804 / PDL A-14
Office Hours: Tuesday 10 - noon
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Assistant Teaching Professor / PDL A18
Office Hours: MW 2-4
John Webster Washington
Associate Professor
Director of Writing, College of Arts & Sciences / 206-784-3504 / PDL A-407
Office Hours: Tue 3-5 and by appt
Alys Weinbaum
Professor / 206-543-7797 / PDL B-408
Office Hours: Office hours are by appointment only on T/Th after 3, and Friday. Please contact me via email to set something up.
Shawn Wong
Professor / 206-616-0941 / PDL B-423
Office Hours: Office hours, by appointment only (via Zoom)
Kathleen Woodward
Director of the Simpson Center for the Humanities
Lockwood Professor in the Humanities / 206-543-3920 / COMM 206
Office Hours: BY Appt

Emeritus Faculty

Carolyn Allen
Professor Emerita / 206-543-7883 / PDL A-408
Office Hours: By Appointment
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Professor Emeritus
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Principal Lecturer Emerita
Assistant Professor Emeritus
Juan Guerra
Professor Emeritus / 206-685-6739 / PDL B-506
Eric LaGuardia
Associate Professor Emeritus
Associate Professor Emeritus
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Professor Emeritus
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Associate Professor Emerita
Associate Professor Emerita
Eugene Smith
Associate Professor Emeritus
Associate Professor Emeritus
James Tollefson
Professor Emeritus / 206-543-2372 / PDL A-410
Associate Professor Emerita
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Professor Emeritus

Adjunct/Affiliate Faculty

Namesort descending Title Email / Phone Office
Henry, Barbara Adjunct, Slavic Languages
PDL A211
Chaney, Chris Affilliate Assistan Professor
Teuton, Christopher American Indian Studies
206 543-9082
PDL C-514
Mackey, Daphne Department Affiliate
Roraback, Erik Affiliate Associate Professor
Handwerk, Gary Professor
Groves, Jason Department Affiliate, Germanics 206-221-2566 CDH 710
Heuving, Jeanne Adjunct Professor
425 352-5354
UW Bothell Campus, UW1-Room 348
Brown, Marshall Department Affiliate, Editor, Modern Language Quarterly, Professor of Comparative Literature
PDL B-405
Buckroyd, Peter Study Abroad Program Faculty
Gray, Richard Adjunct
CDH 714