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Faculty

Faculty

Jonathan E. Abel
Associate Professor of Comparative Literature and Japanese
(814) 865-2263
Reham Aly
Associate Teaching Professor of Arabic
(814) 863-6523
Magalí Armillas-Tiseyra
Associate Professor of Comparative Literature
Gabeba Baderoon
Associate Professor of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, African Studies, and Comparative Literature
(814) 865-2372
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
(814) 865-9283
Neşe Devenot
Lecturer in Comparative Literature
Jonathan P. Eburne
Professor of Comparative Literature, English, and French and Francophone Studies
(814) 863-0968
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
(814) 863-9642
Nergis Ertürk
Associate Professor of Comparative Literature
(814) 865-0067
Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature
Justin Halverson
Lecturer in Spanish and Comparative Literature
(814) 865-7671
Eric Hayot
Distinguished Professor of Comparative Literature and Asian Studies
(814) 867-5710
Linda Istanbulli
Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature and Arabic Literature
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
Brian Lennon
Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature
Director, Digital Culture and Media Initiative
(814) 865-6261
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
(814) 863-4927
John Ochoa
Associate Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature
(814) 865-8786
Jooyeon Rhee
Associate Professor of Asian Studies and Comparative Literature
(814) 867-5284
Flora Shao
Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature and Asian Studies
(814) 865-4847
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
Anna  Ziajka Stanton
Caroline D. Eckhardt Early Career Professor of Comparative Literature
Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature
Member of the Graduate Committee
(814) 863-6437