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Department Head
Professor of Comparative Literature, Japanese, and Asian Studies
(814) 863-4933
Jonathan E. Abel
Associate Professor of Comparative Literature and Japanese
(814) 865-2263
Reham Aly
Associate Teaching Professor of Arabic
(814) 863-6523
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Associate Professor of Comparative Literature
Gabeba Baderoon
Associate Professor of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, African Studies, and Comparative Literature
Renée Bailey
Lecturer of Comparative Literature
Thomas O. Beebee
Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of Comparative Literature and German
(814) 863-4935
Patrick Cheney
Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of English and Comparative Literature
Jonathan P. Eburne
Professor of Comparative Literature, English, and French and Francophone Studies
Caroline D. Eckhardt
Smeal Chair in Literary Theory and Comparative Criticism and Professor of Comparative Literature and English
(814) 863-4931
Ruth Edelstein
Lecturer in Hebrew
(814) 865-8481
Robert Edwards
Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of English and Comparative Literature
Nergis Ertürk
Associate Professor of Comparative Literature
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Coordinator of the Public Humanities Fellows Program
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Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature
Justin Halverson
Lecturer in Spanish and Comparative Literature
Eric Hayot
Distinguished Professor of Comparative Literature and Asian Studies
(814) 867-5710
Linda Istanbulli
Caroline D. Eckhardt Early Career Professor of Comparative Literature and Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature and Arabic
Emmanuel Bruno Jean-François
Marian Trygve Freed Early Career Professor in the Department of French and Francophone Studies
Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies, and Comparative Literature
Fields: Francophone studies; Indian Ocean studies; cultural and ethnic studies; violence, identity and postcolonial studies
(814) 865-0138
Rosemary Jolly
Weiss Chair of the Humanities in Literature and Human Rights
Director of Graduate Studies, Comparative Literature
(814) 865-1188
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Professor of English and Comparative Literature
Eunice Ying Ci Lim
Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow of Comparative Literature
(814) 863-1125
Sophia A. McClennen
Professor of International Affairs and Comparative Literature
Director, The Center for Global Studies
(814) 865-2333
Henry James Morello
Associate Teaching Professor of Comparative Literature and Spanish
Director of Undergraduate Recruitment
John Ochoa
Associate Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature
(814) 865-8786
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Professor of English
Paterno Family Librarian for Literature (Interim Liaison Librarian for Comparative Literature)
Jooyeon Rhee
Associate Professor of Asian Studies and Comparative Literature
(814) 867-5284
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Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow of Comparative Literature
Shuang Shen
Associate Professor of Comparative Literature and Chinese
(814) 865-4408
Scott Thompson Smith
Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature
(814) 865-6855
Nicolai Volland
Associate Professor of Asian Studies and Comparative Literature
(814) 867-3422
Adrian Wanner
Liberal Arts Research Professor of Russian and Comparative Literature
(814) 865-1097
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Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature
Member of the Graduate Committee
Robert Lawrence Caserio
Professor of English, Comparative Literature, and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
(814) 865-6409
Thomas A. Hale
Edwin Erle Sparks Professor Emeritus of African, French, and Comparative Literature
Djelal Kadir
Edwin Erle Sparks Professor Emeritus of Comparative Literature
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Professor Emeritus of German and Comparative Literature
Reiko Tachibana
Associate Professor of Comparative Literature, Japanese, and Asian Studies
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President of Graduates in International Languages and Literatures (2024)
Hanan Al-Alawi
Office Hours:
Wednesdays 11:00-12:30 pm and Fridays 10:30-11:30 am
(814) 863-1125
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President of Graduates in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (GWGSS) at Penn State
Assistant Editor of Women, Gender, and Families of Color (WGFC)
Tembi Charles
Predoctoral Fellow Africana Research Center
Membership Secretary African Studies Association Women's Caucus
2020/21 Chair Graduate Caucus of the African Literature Association
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Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellow
Graduate School Dean's Distinguished Fellow
Volunteer with The Restorative Justice Initiative
(814) 863-9544
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Graduate Representative of Graduates in International Languages and Literatures (2024)
Project Manager for the Global Asias Initiative (2023-2024)
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Vice President of Graduates in International Languages and Literatures (2024)
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Treasurer of Muslim Graduate Student Organization
(814) 863-1125
Mjema
PhD Candidate in Comparative Literature and African Studies
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Treasurer of Graduates in International Languages and Literatures (2024)
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Comparative Literature Major
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Comparative Literature Major
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Comparative Literature Major