Emeritus and Emerita Faculty

Doris Desclais Berkvam
Professor of French, Emerita
D.U.E.L. 1966 Sorbonne, University of Paris. M.A. 1969 University of Wisconsin. Ph.D. 1978 Indiana University. Reed College 1975–2001.

Paul E. Bragdon
President Emeritus
B.A. 1950 Amherst College. J.D. 1953 Yale University. L.H.D. 1980 Amherst College. LL.D. 1985 Whitman College. L.H.D. 1988 Pacific University. L.H.D. 1989 Reed College. D.Sc. 2004 Oregon Health and Sciences University. L.H.D. 2005 Lewis & Clark College. Reed College 1971–88.

Bertram G. Brehm, Jr.
Professor of Biology, Emeritus
B.S. 1950, M.S. 1952 Western Reserve University. Ph.D. 1962 University of Texas. Reed College 1962–93.

Joe P. Buhler
Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus
B.A. 1972 Reed College. Ph.D. 1977 Harvard University. Reed College 1980–2005.

Carolyn Carr
Costuming Director, Emerita
B.F.A. 1967 University of Utah. M.A. 1975 Idaho State University. Reed College 1989–2005.

Hubert E. Chrestenson
Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus
B.A. 1949, M.A. 1951 The State College of Washington. Ph.D. 1953 University of Oregon. Reed College 1957–90.

Carol F. Creedon
Professor of Psychology, Emerita
B.A. 1942, Ph.D. 1952 University of California, Los Angeles. Reed College 1957–91.

Samuel Danon
Professor of French, Emeritus
B.A. 1958 Brandeis University. Ph.D. 1976 Johns Hopkins University. Reed College 1962–2000.

Kenneth E. Davis
Professor of Physics, Emeritus
B.A. 1937 Kalamazoo College. M.A. 1942 Syracuse University. Ph.D. 1948 University of Rochester. Reed College 1948–80.

John A. Dudman
Associate Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus
B.A. 1942 Reed College. Reed College 1953–85.

Thomas G. Dunne
Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus
B.S. 1952 University of California, Los Angeles. Ph.D. 1957 University of Washington. Reed College 1963–95.

Edwin Gerow
Professor of Religion and Humanities, Emeritus
B.A. 1952, Ph.D. 1962 University of Chicago. Reed College 1985–96. 

Thomas J. Gillcrist

Professor of English and Humanities, Emeritus
B.A. 1956 Duke University. M.A. 1958 Harvard University. Reed College 1962–2002.

Herbert B. Gladstone
Professor of Music, Emeritus
B.A. 1937 Colgate University. M.F.A. 1942 Princeton University. Reed College 1946–80.

G. Frank Gwilliam
Laurens N. Ruben Professor of Biology, Emeritus
B.A. 1950, Ph.D. 1956 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 1957–95.

John Haviland
Professor of Linguistics and Anthropology, Emeritus
A.B. 1966, Ph,D. 1971 Harvard University. Reed College 1991–2005.

Stefan J. Kapsch
Professor of Political Science, Emeritus
B.A. 1964, M.A. 1967, Ph.D. 1971 University of Minnesota. Reed College 1974–2005.

Raymond F. Kierstead
Richard F. Scholz Professor of History and Humanities, Emeritus
B.A. 1956 Bowdoin College. M.A. 1959, Ph.D. 1964 Northwestern University. Reed College 1978–2000.

Steven Koblik
President Emeritus
B.A. 1963 University of California, Berkeley. M.A. 1964 University of Stockholm. Ph.D. 1970 Northwestern University. Reed College 1992–2001.

Arthur H. Leigh
Professor of Economics, Emeritus
B.A. 1941 Colgate. Ph.D. 1946 University of Chicago. Reed College 1945–88.

Marvin Levich
Professor of Philosophy and Humanities, Emeritus
B.S. 1948 Morningside College. Reed College 1953–94.

Judy Massee
Director of Dance, Emerita
B.S. 1959 Portland State College. Reed College 1968–98.

Raymond A. Mayer
Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus
S.B. 1958 Massachusetts Institute of Technology. M.A. 1960, Ph.D. 1964 Columbia University. Reed College 1974–2002.

Christine L. Mueller
Professor of History and Humanities, Emerita
B.A. 1967 Carleton College. Ph.D. 1980 University of Virginia. Reed College 1973–2004.

Max Muller
Director/Technical Designer for Theatre, Emeritus
B.A. 1966 Emporia State University. M.A. 1970 University of Northern Colorado, Greeley. Reed College 1989–2006.

Allen J. Neuringer
MacArthur Professor of Psychology, Emeritus
B.A. 1962 Columbia College. Ph.D. 1967 Harvard University. Reed College 1970-2008.

Dieter Paetzold
Associate Professor of German and Humanities, Emeritus
Staatsexamen 1953 University of Frankfurt. Reed College 1963–86.

Robert Paul
Professor of Philosophy and Humanities, Emeritus
B.A. 1958, M.A. 1959 University of Oregon. Reed College 1966–96.

William D. Peck
Professor of Philosophy and Humanities, Emeritus
B.A. 1956, Ph.D. 1974 Yale University. Reed College 1961–2002.

John C. Pock
Professor of Sociology, Emeritus
A.B. 1947 University of Chicago. M.A. 1952, Ph.D. 1956 University of Illinois. Reed College 1955–98.

Robert E. Reynolds
David W. Brauer Professor of Physics, Emeritus
B.A., B.S. 1956, M.A. 1958, Ph.D. 1961 University of Texas. Reed College 1963–2002, 2006-08.

Dell L. Rhodes
Professor of Psychology, Emerita
B.A. 1969 Colorado College. M.A. 1971, Ph.D. 1975 University of California, Los Angeles. Reed College 1975–2006.

Charles S. Rhyne
Professor of Art History, Emeritus
A.B. 1954 Wittenberg College. M.A. 1956 University of Chicago. Reed College 1960–97.

Laurens N. Ruben
Kenan Professor of Biology, Emeritus
A.B. 1949, M.S. 1950 University of Michigan. Ph.D. 1954 Columbia University. Reed College 1955–92.

Ottomar I. Rudolf
Professor of German and Humanities, Emeritus
B.A. 1952 Manhattan College. Ph.D. 1964 University of Pennsylvania. Reed College 1963–98.

Jack B. Scrivens
Associate Director of Physical Education, Emeritus
B.A. 1957, M.A. 1959 University of Portland. Reed College 1961–99.

Helen A. Stafford
Professor of Biology, Emerita
B.A. 1944 Wellesley College. M.A. 1948 Connecticut College. Ph.D. 1951 University of Pennsylvania. Reed College 1954–87.

Charles D. Svitavsky
Professor of English and Humanities, Emeritus
B.A. 1947 Wabash College. M.A. 1949 Columbia University. Ph.D. 1966 University of Wisconsin. Reed College 1961–98.

Richard S. Tron
Professor of Classics and Humanities, Emeritus
A.B. 1954, M.A. 1957, Columbia University. Reed College 1961–2003.

William M. Wiest
Professor of Psychology, Emeritus
A.B. 1955 Tabor College. M.A. 1957 University of Kansas. Ph.D. 1962 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 1961–95.

Charles Q. Wu
Professor of Chinese and Humanities
B.A. 1954, M.A. 1957 Beijing Institute of Foreign Languages. M.A. 1981, M. Phil. 1983, Ph.D. 1987 Columbia University. Reed College 1988–2002.



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