Reed College Catalog


Diego Alonso
Professor of Spanish and Humanities
Maîtrise d’Histoire 1986 Université de Paris VII, Jussieu. DEA 1989 Université de Paris III, Sorbonne Nouvelle. MA 1993, PhD 1998 Princeton University. Reed College 2001–.

Kristen G. Anderson
Assistant Professor of Psychology
BA 1992 Drew University. PhD 2003 University of Kentucky. Reed College 2007–.

Steven Arkonovich
Associate Professor of Philosophy and Humanities
BA 1989, PhD 1998 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 1998–.

Samiya Bashir
Visiting Assistant Professor of Creative Writing
BA 1994 University of California, Berkeley. MFA 2011 University of Michigan. Reed College 2012–.

Kara Becker
Assistant Professor of Linguistics
BA, MA 2003 Stanford University. MA 2006, PhD 2010 New York University. Reed College 2010–.

Mark Adam Bedau
Professor of Philosophy and Humanities
BA 1977 Reed College. MA 1981, PhD 1985 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 1991–. On sabbatical 2012–13.

Evgenii V. Bershtein
Associate Professor of Russian
MA 1990 Tartu University, Estonia. PhD 1998 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 1999–.

Kenneth E. Brashier
Professor of Religion and Humanities
BA 1987 University of Missouri, Columbia. BA 1990 University of Oxford. MA 1993 Harvard University. PhD 1998 University of Cambridge. Reed College 1998–.

Kate Bredeson
Assistant Professor of Theatre
BA 1998 Macalester College. MFA 2002, DFA 2006 Yale School of Drama. Reed College 2009–. On sabbatical and leave 2012–13.

Michael P. Breen
Associate Professor of History and Humanities
BA 1989 University of Chicago. AM 1990, PhD 2000 Brown University. Reed College 2000–.

Robert A. Brightman
Ruth C. Greenberg Professor of American Indian Studies
BA 1973 Reed College. MA 1976, PhD 1983 University of Chicago. Reed College 1988–.

Mark Burford
Assistant Professor of Music
BA 1994 University of California, Santa Barbara. MA 1999, MPhil 2000, PhD 2005 Columbia University. Reed College 2007–.

Alec Duncan Campbell
Visiting Associate Professor of Sociology
AB 1986 Columbia University. MA 1990, PhD 1997 University of California, Los Angeles. Reed College 2010–.

Enriqueta Canseco-Gonzalez
Professor of Psychology
BA 1980, MA 1988 University of México. PhD 1991 Brandeis University. Reed College 1992–.

Kara L. Cerveny
Assistant Professor of Biology
BA, BS 1996 Duke University. PhD 2005 Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Reed College 2012–.

Jonathan T. Chow
Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science
BA 2003 Williams College. MA 2004, PhD 2011 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 2012–.

Kimberly A. Clausing
Thormund A. Miller & Walter Mintz Professor of Economics
BA 1991 Carleton College. MA 1993, PhD 1996 Harvard University. Reed College 1996–.

Kris Cohen
Assistant Professor of Art History and Humanities
BA 1994 University of Texas, Austin. MA 1995, PhD 2010 University of Chicago. Reed College 2011–.

Jennifer Henderlong Corpus
Associate Professor of Psychology
BA 1995 University of Michigan. MA 1997, PhD 2000 Stanford University. Reed College 2000–. On leave fall 2012.

Troy Cross
Associate Professor of Philosophy and Humanities
BA 1992 Wheaton College. PhD 2004 Rutgers University. Reed College 2010–.

Paul J. Currie
Professor of Psychology
AB 1985 Queen’s University. MA 1988, PhD 1992 University of Manitoba. Reed College 2007–.

David A. Dalton
Professor of Biology
BS 1973 Duke University. MS 1976, PhD 1986 Oregon State University. Reed College 1987–.

Ann T. Delehanty
Associate Professor of French and Humanities
BA 1992 Carleton College. PhD 2000 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 2000–.

Jay M. Dickson
Professor of English and Humanities
AB 1988 Harvard College. PhD 1996 Princeton University. Reed College 1996–99, 2001–.

William Diebold
Jane Neuberger Goodsell Professor of Art History and Humanities
BA 1980 Yale College. MA 1981, PhD 1989 Johns Hopkins University. Reed College 1987–.

Jacqueline Dirks
Cornelia Marvin Pierce Professor of History and Humanities
BA 1982 Reed College. MA, MPhil 1986, PhD 1996 Yale University. Reed College 1991–. On sabbatical fall 2012.

Alexei Kamran Ditter
Associate Professor of Chinese
BA 1995 University of Minnesota. MA 2001, PhD 2009 Princeton University. Reed College 2006–.

Elizabeth Drumm
Professor of Spanish and Humanities
BA 1983 University of Notre Dame. MA 1985, PhD 1993 University of Chicago. Reed College 1995–.

Catherine Ming T'ien Duffly
Assistant Professor of Theatre
BA 2000 Macalester College. MA 2005 New York University. PhD 2011 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 2012–.

Walter G. Englert
Omar and Althea Hoskins Professor of Classical Studies and Humanities
BA 1974 St. Mary’s College. MA 1976 University of California, Santa Barbara. PhD 1981 Stanford University. Reed College 1981–.

John Essick
David W. Brauer Professor of Physics
BS 1976 University of California, Berkeley. MS 1978 University of California, Los Angeles. PhD 1988 University of Oregon. Reed College 1993–.

Michael Faletra
Associate Professor of English and Humanities
BA 1994 Boston University. PhD 2000 Boston College. Reed College 2001–04, 2007–09, 2010–. On sabbatical 2012–13.

Simon Finger
Visiting Assistant Professor of History and Humanities
BA 2000, MA 2000 Brandeis University. MA 2004, PhD 2008 Princeton University. Reed College 2011–.

Douglas L. Fix
Elizabeth C. Ducey Professor of Asian Studies and Humanities
BA 1977 University of Colorado, Boulder. MA 1983, PhD 1993 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 1990–.

James D. Fix
Associate Professor of Computer Science
BS 1992 Carnegie Mellon University. MS 1994, PhD 2002 University of Washington. Reed College 1999–.

Timothy M. Flemming
Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology
BA 2003 Frankllin and Marshall College. MA 2006, PhD 2010 Georgia State University. Reed College 2012–.

Michael E. Foat
Thomas Lamb Eliot Professor of Religion and Humanities
BA 1986 Reed College. MTS 1989 Harvard Divinity School. PhD 1996 Brown University. Reed College 1996–.

Joel Franklin
Associate Professor of Physics
BA 1997 Reed College. MA 1999 Brandeis University. PhD 2003 Stanford University. Reed College 2005–.

Juliane Fry
Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Environmental Studies
BS 2000 University of Rochester. PhD 2005 California Institute of Technology. Reed College 2008–.

Ariadna García-Bryce
Professor of Spanish and Humanities
Diplôme Supérieur 1985 Université de Paris, Sorbonne. BA 1989 Yale University. MA 1993, PhD 1997 Princeton University. Reed College 2001–.

Katja Garloff
Associate Professor of German and Humanities
MA 1992 University of Hamburg. PhD 1997 University of Chicago. Reed College 1997–. On sabbatical 2012–13.

David T. Garrett
Professor of History and Humanities
BA 1988 Yale University. MA 1991 Harvard University. MPhil 1993, PhD 2002 Columbia University. Reed College 1998–.

Daniel P. Gerrity
Professor of Chemistry
BA 1977 Cornell College. PhD 1982 Harvard University. Reed College 1987–.

Margret J. Geselbracht
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Professor of Chemistry
BS 1986 University of Notre Dame. PhD 1991 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 1993–.

Kambiz GhaneaBassiri
Associate Professor of Religion and Humanities
BA 1994 Claremont McKenna College. AM 1998, PhD 2002 Harvard University. Reed College 2002–. On sabbatical and leave 2012–13.

Sarah Gilbert
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art
BA 2005 Brown University. BFA 2006 Rhode Island School of Design. MFA 2010 University of Idaho. Reed College 2011–.

Arthur Glasfeld
Professor of Chemistry
BA 1983 Carleton College. MA 1985, PhD 1988 Harvard University. Reed College 1989–.

Ülker Gökberk
Professor of German and Humanities
BA 1970, MA 1976 University of Istanbul. PhD 1986 University of Washington. Reed College 1986-.

Marat Grinberg
Associate Professor of Russian and Humanities
BA 1999 Jewish Theological Seminary of America. BA 1999 Columbia University. MA 2001, PhD 2006 University of Chicago. Reed College 2006–. On sabbatical 2012–13.

Paul Gronke
Professor of Political Science
BA 1982 University of Chicago. MA 1984 University of Essex. PhD 1993 University of Michigan. Reed College 2001–.

Timothy D. Hackenberg
Professor of Psychology
BA 1982 University of California, Irvine. PhD 1987 Temple University. Reed College 2009–. On sabbatical 2012–13.

Virginia Hancock
Professor of Music
BA 1962 Reed College. MA 1963 Harvard University. DMA 1977 University of Oregon. Reed College 1991–.

Courtney Handman
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
BA 1998 Reed College. MA 2002 University of Chicago. Reed College 2009–. On sabbatical and leave 2012–13.

Denise Hare
Professor of Economics
BA 1983 Carleton College. PhD 1992 Stanford University. Reed College 1992–.

Maureen Harkin
Professor of English and Humanities
BA 1983 University of Melbourne. MA 1986, PhD 1994 Johns Hopkins University. Reed College 2002–.

Mark Hinchliff
Professor of Philosophy
BA 1981 Reed College. PhD 1988 Princeton University. Reed College 1991–.

Hugh M. Hochman
Associate Professor of French and Humanities
BA 1990 Columbia University. MA 1995, PhD 1999 University of Wisconsin, Madison. Reed College 1999–.

Paul Hovda
Associate Professor of Philosophy and Humanities
BA 1992 University of Colorado, Boulder. PhD 2001 University of California, Los Angeles. Reed College 2002–.

Joshua P. Howe
Visiting Assistant Professor of History and Environmental Studies
BA 2002 Middlebury College. MA 2005, PhD 2010 Stanford University. Reed College 2012–.

Alexandra Hrycak
Professor of Sociology
BA 1988 Rutgers University. MA 1991, PhD 1998 University of Chicago. Reed College 1998–. On sabbatical 2012–13.

Lucas Illing
Assistant Professor of Physics
Vordiplom 1997 Humboldt Universitat, Berlin. MSc 1999, PhD 2002 University of California, San Diego. Reed College 2007–.

Andrew Jalil
Assistant Professor of Economics
BS 2004 Brown University. PhD 2010 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 2010–. On leave 2012–13.

Mary B. James
A.A. Knowlton Professor of Physics
BA 1976 Hampshire College. PhD 1988 Stanford University. Reed College 1988–. On sabbatical 2012–13.

Jing Jiang
Associate Professor of Chinese and Humanities
BA 1992 Nanjing University, Nanjing. MA 1995 Peking University, Beijing. PhD 2006 University of Michigan. Reed College 2006–.

Albyn Jones
Professor of Statistics
BA 1978 University of California, Los Angeles. MPhil 1980, PhD 1986 Yale University. Reed College 1986–.

Katherine Jones-Smith
Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics
BS, BA 2002 University of New Mexico. PhD 2010 Case Western Reserve University. Reed College 2012–.

Mari Jyväsjärvi
Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion and Humanities
BA 2000 Hampshire College. MTS 2002 Harvard Divinity School. PhD 2011 Harvard University. Reed College 2011–.

Robert H. Kaplan
Professor of Biology
BS 1970, PhD 1978 City University of New York. Reed College 1983–.

Keith Karoly
Professor of Biology
BA 1985 Whitman College. MS 1987, PhD 1991 University of Chicago. Reed College 1994–.

Dana E. Katz
Joshua C. Taylor Associate Professor of Art History and Humanities
BA 1991 University of Michigan. MA 1997 University of Illinois. PhD 2003 University of Chicago. Reed College 2005–.

Sameer ud Dowla Khan
Visiting Assistant Professor of Linguistics
BA 2003, MA 2006, PhD 2008 University of California, Los Angeles. Reed College 2012–.

Nathalia King
Professor of English and Humanities
BA 1978 University of Massachusetts, Amherst. PhD 1992 New York University. Reed College 1987–.

Robert S. Knapp
Reginald F. Arragon Professor of English and Humanities
BA 1962 University of Colorado. MA 1963 University of Denver. PhD 1968 Cornell University. Reed College 1974–.

Michael Knutson
Professor of Art
BFA 1972 University of Washington. MFA 1975 Yale University. Reed College 1982–.

Chris Koski
Assistant Professor of Political Science and Environmental Studies
BA 2001 Carroll College. MA 2003, PhD 2007 University of Washington. Reed College 2011–.

Hannah J. Kosstrin
Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance
BA 2001 Goucher College. MA 2003, PhD 2010 Ohio State University. Reed College 2010–.

Peter Ksander
Assistant Professor of Theatre
BA 1998 University of Iowa. MFA 2001 California Institute of the Arts. Reed College 2011–.

Cara Laney
Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology
BA 2000 Reed College. MA 2004, PhD 2006 University of California, Irvine. Reed College 2011–.

Sharon Larisch
Professor of Spanish and Humanities
BA 1970, MA 1972 University of California, Santa Barbara. MA 1978, PhD 1984 University of Oregon. Reed College 1986–.

Benjamin Lazier
Associate Professor of History and Humanities
BA 1993 University of Virginia. MA 1998, PhD 2002 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 2005–.

Laura Leibman
Professor of English and Humanities
BA 1989 University of California, Davis. MA 1993, PhD 1995 University of California, Los Angeles. Reed College 1995–. On leave spring 2013.

Helen Lencek
Professor of Russian and Humanities
BA 1970 Barnard College. AM 1972 Harvard University. Reed College 1977–.

Morgan James Luker
Assistant Professor of Music
BA 2001 University of Wisconsin. MA 2003, PhD 2009 Columbia University. Reed College 2010–.

Dejan Lukic
Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology
BA 1998, MA 2000 University of Louvain. MA 2002, MPhil 2004, PhD 2007 Columbia University. Reed College 2009–.

Charlene E. Makley
Associate Professor of Anthropology
BA 1986 Middlebury College. MA 1993, PhD 1999 University of Michigan. Reed College 2000–.

Carla Mann
Professor of Dance
BA 1981 Reed College. MALS 1997 Wesleyan University. Reed College 1995–. On sabbatical fall 2012.

Nelia Mann
Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics
BS 2001 Stanford University. MS 2003, PhD 2006 University of California, Santa Barbara. Reed College 2010–.

Michele Matteini
Assistant Professor of Art History and Humanities
BA 2000 Università di Venezia Ca’ Foscari. MA 2004, PhD 2012 New York University. Reed College 2010–.

Ronald Wayne McClard
Arthur F. Scott Professor of Chemistry
BA 1972 Central College. PhD 1978 University of California, Los Angeles. Reed College 1984–.

Maryanne McClellan
Professor of Biology
BS 1971 Auburn University. MS 1975, PhD 1979 Colorado State University. Reed College 1982–.

Patrick G. McDougal
Acting Dean of the Faculty and Howard Vollum Professor of Chemistry
BA 1974 Hamilton College. PhD 1982 University of Wisconsin, Madison. Reed College 1990–.

Jay L. Mellies
Professor of Biology
BS 1986, PhD 1994 University of California, Davis. Reed College 1999–. On sabbatical 2012–13.

Tamara Metz
Associate Professor of Political Science and Humanities
BA 1992 Brandeis University. PhD 2004 Harvard University. Reed College 2006–.

Jan Mieszkowski
Professor of German and Humanities
BA 1990 Yale University. MA 1992, PhD 1998 Johns Hopkins University. Reed College 1997–.

Ellen Greenstein Millender
Professor of Classics and Humanities
BA, MA 1986 Brown University. BA 1989 Corpus Christi College, Oxford University. PhD 1996 University of Pennsylvania. Reed College 2002–.

Mary Ashburn Miller
Assistant Professor of History and Humanities
BA 2001 University of Virginia. MA 2004, PhD 2008 Johns Hopkins University. Reed College 2008–. On sabbatical and leave 2012–13.

Margot Minardi
Assistant Professor of History and Humanities
AB 2000 Harvard College. AM 2003, PhD 2007 Harvard University. Reed College 2007–.

Akihiko Miyoshi
Associate Professor of Art
BA 1996 Keio University. MS 2000 Carnegie Mellon University. MFA 2005 Rochester Institute of Technology. Reed College 2005–.

Luc A. Monnin
Associate Professor of French
MA 1997 University of Geneva. PhD 2004 Johns Hopkins University. Reed College 2004–.

Alexander H. Montgomery
Associate Professor of Political Science
BA 1996 University of Chicago. MA 1999 University of California, Berkeley. MA 2003, PhD 2005 Stanford University. Reed College 2006–. On leave 2012–13.

S. Hugo Moreno
Associate Professor of Spanish and Humanities
BS 1985 Texas A&M University. MS 1992 University of Texas, El Paso. MA 1993 University of Wisconsin, Madison. MA 1997, PhD 2001 Cornell University. Reed College 2011–.

Jeannine Murray-Román
Visiting Assistant Professor of French
BA 1999, MA 2000 Dartmouth College. PhD 2008 University of California, Los Angeles. Reed College 2011–.

Noelwah Netusil
Stanley H. Cohn Professor of Economics
BS 1986 Allegheny College. MS 1988, PhD 1992 University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Reed College 1990–.

Nigel J. Nicholson
Walter Mintz Professor of Classics
BA 1990 Oxford University. MA 1991, PhD 1994 University of Pennsylvania. Reed College 1995–.

Aaron Nilsen
Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry
BS 1996 University of California, San Diego. PhD 2005 University of California, Santa Cruz. Reed College 2012–.

Kathryn C. Oleson
Professor of Psychology
BA 1989 University of Kansas. MA 1991, PhD 1993 Princeton University. Reed College 1995–.

Geraldine Ondrizek
Professor of Art
BFA 1985 Carnegie Mellon University. MFA 1994 University of Washington. Reed College 1994–.

Jeffrey A. Parker
George Hay Professor of Economics
BA 1974 Drake University. PhD 1981 Stanford University. Reed College 1988–.

Matthew Pearson
Associate Professor of Linguistics
BA 1992 Reed College. MA 1996, PhD 2000 University of California, Los Angeles. Reed College 2001–.

David Perkinson
Professor of Mathematics
BA 1981 Grinnell College. MS 1984, PhD 1990 University of Chicago. Reed College 1990–.

Michael A. Pitts
Assistant Professor of Psychology
BA 2001 University of New Hampshire. MS 2004, PhD 2007 Colorado State University. Reed College 2011–.

James Pommersheim
Katharine Piggott Professor of Mathematics
BS 1986 Bucknell University. MS 1987, PhD 1992 University of Chicago. Reed College 2004–.

Roger J. Porter
Professor of English and Humanities
BA 1958 Amherst College. MA 1959, PhD 1967 Yale University. Reed College 1961–.

V. Rao Potluri
Professor of Mathematics
BS 1962 Andhra University. MS 1968 Banaras Hindu University. MS 1970, PhD 1973 University of Oregon. Reed College 1973–.

John W. Powell
Professor of Physics
BS 1971, MS 1972 California State University, Northridge. PhD 1983 Arizona State University. Reed College 1987–.

William E. Ray
John and Elizabeth M. Yeon Professor of French and Humanities
BA 1966 Wabash College. MA 1967, PhD 1971 University of Chicago. Reed College 1972–. On leave spring 2013.

Daniel Reisberg
Professor of Psychology
BA 1975 Swarthmore College. MA 1976, PhD 1980 University of Pennsylvania. Reed College 1986–.

Darius Rejali
Professor of Political Science
BA 1981 Swarthmore College. MA 1983, PhD 1987 McGill University. Reed College 1989–. On sabbatical 2012–13.

Suzy C.P. Renn
Associate Professor of Biology
BS 1992 University of Washington. PhD 1999 Washington University School of Medicine. Reed College 2006–.

Hyong G. Rhew
Professor of Chinese and Humanities
BA 1978 Hankuk University of Foreign Studies. MA 1983 Fu-Jen Catholic University. MA 1987, PhD 1993 Princeton University. Reed College 1988–.

Joe B. Roberts
F.L. Griffin Professor of Mathematics
BS 1944 Case Institute of Technology. MA 1950 University of Colorado. PhD 1955 University of Minnesota. Reed College 1952–. On leave fall 2012.

Peter Rock
Professor of Creative Writing
AA 1988 Deep Springs College. BA 1991 Yale College. Stegner Fellow 1995–97 Stanford University. Reed College 2001–.

Jonathan C. Rork
Professor of Economics
AB 1994 Brown University. PhD 1999 Stanford University. Reed College 2010–.

Sonia Sabnis
Associate Professor of Classics and Humanities
BA 1998 Columbia University. MA 2000, PhD 2006 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 2006–.

David Harris Sacks
Richard F. Scholz Professor of History and Humanities
BA 1963 Brooklyn College. AM 1965, PhD 1977 Harvard University. Reed College 1986–. On leave spring 2013.

Pancho Savery
Professor of English and Humanities
BA 1972 Stanford University. PhD 1980 Cornell University. Reed College 1995–.

Sarah Schaack
Assistant Professor of Biology
BA 1996 Earlham College. MS 2002 University of Florida. PhD 2008 Indiana University. Reed College 2011–.

Margaret Elizabeth Scharle
Associate Professor of Philosophy and Humanities
BA 1995 University of Notre Dame. MA 1997, PhD 2005 University of California, Los Angeles. Reed College 2003–.

China Scherz
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
BA 2002 University California, Berkeley. PhD 2010 University of California, Berkeley and San Francisco. Reed College 2010–.

David A. Schiff
R.P. Wollenberg Professor of Music
BA 1967 Columbia College. MA 1970 Clare College. MPhil 1974 Columbia University. M.MA 1975 Manhattan School of Music. DMA 1979 Juilliard School of Music. Reed College 1980–.

Melissa Schlachtmeyer
Assistant Professor of Theatre
BA 1994 Brown University. MFA 2008 New York University. Reed College 2012–.

Marc Schneiberg
John C. Pock Professor of Sociology
BA 1980 Haverford College. MS 1985, PhD 1994 University of Wisconsin, Madison. Reed College 2000–.

Jonathan Schofer
Visiting Associate Professor of Religion
BA, MA 1991 Stanford University. MA 1994, PhD 2000 University of Chicago. Reed College 2012–.

Darrell F. Schroeter
Associate Professor of Physics
BA 1995 Reed College. PhD 2002 Stanford University. Reed College 2003–05, 2007–.

Janis Shampay
Professor of Biology
BA 1981 Northwestern University. PhD 1987 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 1990–.

Gail Berkeley Sherman
Professor of English and Humanities
BA 1975 Barnard College. MA 1977, PhD 1982 Princeton University. Reed College 1981–.

Jerry Shurman
Professor of Mathematics
BS 1982 Stanford University. PhD 1988 Princeton University. Reed College 1989–.

Alan Shusterman
Professor of Chemistry
BS 1976 California Institute of Technology. PhD 1981 University of Wisconsin. Reed College 1989–.

Paul Adam Silverstein
Associate Professor of Anthropology
AB 1992 Princeton University. MA 1994, PhD 1998 University of Chicago. Reed College 2000–.

Dustin Simpson
Visiting Assistant Professor of English and Humanities
BA 1996 University of Arizona, Tucson. MA 2001 Miami University of Ohio. PhD 2012 University of Chicago. Reed College 2012–.

Ellen Keck Stauder
David Eddings Professor of English and Humanities
BM 1973 Eastman School of Music. MA 1975 College of St. Rose. PhD 1982 University of Chicago. Reed College 1983–. On sabbatical fall 2012.

Peter J. Steinberger
Robert H. and Blanche Day Ellis Professor of Political Science and Humanities
BA 1970, MA 1972 Fordham University. PhD 1975 University of California, Riverside. Reed College 1977–.

Lisa M. Steinman
Kenan Professor of English and Humanities
BA 1971, MFA 1973, PhD 1976 Cornell University. Reed College 1976–.

LaShandra Sullivan
Scholar in Residence, Anthropology
BA 2000 Howard University. MA 2002 Yale University. MA 2008 University of Chicago. Reed College 2012–.

Irena Swanson
Professor of Mathematics
BA 1987 Reed College. PhD 1992 Purdue University. Reed College 2005–.

Mariela Szwarcberg
Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science
BA 2000 Torcuato Dio Tella University. MA 2004, PhD 2009 University of Chicago. Reed College 2012–.

Alyson Tapp
Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian
BA 2002 University of Cambridge. MA 2003 University of Sheffield. MA 2006, PhD 2011 University of California at Berkeley. Reed College 2011–.

Michael Thomas Taylor
Assistant Professor of German and Humanities
BA 1999 University of Utah. MA 2002, PhD 2007 Princeton University. Reed College 2012–.

Minh Tran
Visiting Associate Professor of Dance
BS 1989 Portland State University. MFA 1998 University of Washington. Reed College 2008–.

Sarah Wagner-McCoy
Assistant Professor of English and Humanities
BA 2002 Columbia University. MA 2003 University College Dublin. PhD 2011 Harvard University. Reed College 2011–.

Steven M. Wasserstrom
Moe and Izetta Tonkon Professor of Judaic Studies and Humanities
BA 1978 Ohio State University. MA 1980, PhD 1985 University of Toronto. Reed College 1987–.

Kjersten Bunker Whittington
Assistant Professor of Sociology
BS 1999 North Carolina State University. MA 2001, PhD 2007 Stanford University. Reed College 2007–.

Max Whyte
Visiting Assistant Professor of History and Humanities
BA 2001 University College London. MPhil 2003, PhD 2008 University of Cambridge. Reed College 2012–.

Thomas W. Wieting
Professor of Mathematics
BS 1960 Washington and Lee University. PhD 1973 Harvard University. Reed College 1965–. On sabbatical spring 2013.

Crystal A. Williams
Dean for Institutional Diversity and Associate Professor of Creative Writing
BA 1997 New York University. MFA 2000 Cornell University. Reed College 2000–.

Catherine A. Witt
Associate Professor of French
BA, MA 1996 Oxford University. MA 1998 University of Sussex. PhD 2008 Princeton University. Reed College 2005–. On sabbatical 2012–13.

Kathleen Worley
Professor of Theatre
BA 1969 Pomona College. MFA 1971 University of California, Riverside. Reed College 1985–.

Erik Zornik
Assistant Professor of Biology
BS 1997 University of Michigan. MA 2000, PhD 2006 Columbia University. Reed College 2012–.