Reed College Catalog

Steven D. Black
Professor of Biology, Emeritus
AB 1976, PhD 1982 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 1989–2012.

Kenneth E. Brashier
Thomas Lamb Eliot Professor of Religion and Humanities, Emeritus
BA 1987 University of Missouri, Columbia. BA 1990 University of Oxford. MA 1993 Harvard University. PhD 1998 University of Cambridge. Reed College 1998–2020.

Bertram G. Brehm, Jr.
Professor of Biology, Emeritus
BS 1950, MS 1952 Western Reserve University. PhD 1962 University of Texas. Reed College 1962–93.

Robert A. Brightman
Ruth C. Greenberg Professor of American Indian Studies, Emeritus
BA 1973 Reed College. MA 1976, PhD 1983 University of Chicago. Reed College 1988–2016.

Joe P. Buhler
Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus
BA 1972 Reed College. PhD 1977 Harvard University. Reed College 1980–2005.

Carolyn Carr
Costuming Director, Emerita
BFA 1967 University of Utah. MA 1975 Idaho State University. Reed College 1989–2005.

Craig D. Clinton
Professor of Theatre, Emeritus
BA 1967, MA 1969 San Francisco State University. PhD 1972 Carnegie Mellon University. Reed College 1978–2010.

David A. Dalton
Professor of Biology, Emeritus
BS 1973 Duke University. MS 1976, PhD 1986 Oregon State University. Reed College 1987–2020.

Samuel Danon
Professor of French, Emeritus
BA 1958 Brandeis University. PhD 1976 Johns Hopkins University. Reed College 1962–2000.

William Diebold
Jane Neuberger Goodsell Professor of Art History and Humanities, Emeritus
BA 1980 Yale College. MA 1981, PhD 1989 Johns Hopkins University. Reed College 1987–2020.

Colin S. Diver
President Emeritus
BA 1965 Amherst College. LLB 1968 Harvard University. Reed College 2002–12.

Walter G. Englert
Omar and Althea Hoskins Professor of Classical Studies and Humanities, Emeritus
BA 1974 St. Mary’s College. MA 1976 University of California, Santa Barbara. PhD 1981 Stanford University. Reed College 1981–2018. 

John Essick
David W. Brauer Professor of Physics, Emeritus
BS 1976 University of California, Berkeley. MS 1978 University of California, Los Angeles. PhD 1988 University of Oregon. Reed College 1993–2022.

Leila Falk
Professor of Music, Emerita
BA 1965 Mills College. Reed College 1969–2009.

Douglas L. Fix
Elizabeth C. Ducey Professor of Asian Studies and Humanities, Emeritus
BA 1977 University of Colorado, Boulder. MA 1983, PhD 1993 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 1990–2022.

Edwin Gerow
Professor of Religion and Humanities, Emeritus
BA 1952, PhD 1962 University of Chicago. Reed College 1985–96.

Arthur Glasfeld
Margret Geselbracht Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus
BA 1983 Carleton College. MA 1985, PhD 1988 Harvard University. Reed College 1989–2022.

Ülker Gökberk
Professor of German and Humanities, Emerita
BA 1970, MA 1976 University of Istanbul. PhD 1986 University of Washington. Reed College 1986–2013.

David J. Griffiths
Professor of Physics, Emeritus
BA 1964, MA 1966, PhD 1970 Harvard University. Reed College 1978–2009.

Timothy D. Hackenberg
Professor of Psychology, Emeritus
BA 1982 University of California, Irvine. PhD 1987 Temple University. Reed College 2009–2022.

Victoria L. Hanawalt
Norman F. Carrigg College Librarian, Emerita
BA 1969 Stanford University. MLS 1974 University of California, Berkeley. Reed College 1987–2012.

Virginia Hancock
Professor of Music, Emerita
BA 1962 Reed College. MA 1963 Harvard University. DMA 1977 University of Oregon. Reed College 1991–2016.

John Haviland
Professor of Linguistics and Anthropology, Emeritus
AB 1966, PhD 1971 Harvard University. Reed College 1991–2005.

Albyn Jones
Professor of Statistics, Emeritus
BA 1978 University of California, Los Angeles. MPhil 1980, PhD 1986 Yale University. Reed College 1986–2017.

Robert H. Kaplan
Professor of Biology, Emeritus
BS 1970, PhD 1978 City University of New York. Reed College 1983–2015.

Stefan J. Kapsch
Professor of Political Science, Emeritus
BA 1964, MA 1967, PhD 1971 University of Minnesota. Reed College 1974–2005.

Raymond F. Kierstead
Richard F. Scholz Professor of History and Humanities, Emeritus
BA 1956 Bowdoin College. MA 1959, PhD 1964 Northwestern University. Reed College 1978–2000.

Robert S. Knapp
Reginald F. Arragon Professor of English and Humanities, Emeritus
BA 1962 University of Colorado. MA 1963 University of Denver. PhD 1968 Cornell University. Reed College 1974–2020.

Steven Koblik
President Emeritus
BA 1963 University of California, Berkeley. MA 1964 University of Stockholm. PhD 1970 Northwestern University. Reed College 1992–2001.

Sharon Larisch
Professor of Spanish and Humanities, Emerita
BA 1970, MA 1972 University of California, Santa Barbara. MA 1978, PhD 1984 University of Oregon. Reed College 1986–2019.

Lena (Helen) M. Lencek
Professor of Russian and Humanities, Emerita
BA 1970 Barnard College. AM 1972 Harvard University. Reed College 1977–2022.

Raymond A. Mayer
Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus
SB 1958 Massachusetts Institute of Technology. MA 1960, PhD 1964 Columbia University. Reed College 1974–2002.

Ronald Wayne McClard
Arthur F. Scott Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus
BA 1972 Central College. PhD 1978 University of California, Los Angeles. Reed College 1984–2014.

Maryanne McClellan
Laurens N. Ruben Professor of Biology, Emerita
BS 1971 Auburn University. MS 1975, PhD 1979 Colorado State University. Reed College 1982–2015.

Patrick G. McDougal
Howard Vollum Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus
BA 1974 Hamilton College. PhD 1982 University of Wisconsin, Madison. Reed College 1990–2013.

Nora McLaughlin
Registrar, Emerita
BA Johnston College, University of Redlands. MA Reed College. Reed College 1994–2021.

Christine L. Mueller
Professor of History and Humanities, Emerita
BA 1967 Carleton College. PhD 1980 University of Virginia. Reed College 1973–2004.

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

Allen J. Neuringer
MacArthur Professor of Psychology, Emeritus
BA 1962 Columbia College. PhD 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.

Jeffrey A. Parker
George Hay Professor of Economics, Emeritus
BA 1974 Drake University. PhD 1981 Stanford University. Reed College 1988–2020.

Roger J. Porter
Professor of English and Humanities, Emeritus
BA 1958 Amherst College. MA 1959, PhD 1967 Yale University. Reed College 1961–2015.

V. Rao Potluri
Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus
BS 1962 Andhra University. MS 1968 Banaras Hindu University. MS 1970, PhD 1973 University of Oregon. Reed College 1973–2014.

John W. Powell
Professor of Physics, Emeritus
BS 1971, MS 1972 California State University, Northridge. PhD 1983 Arizona State University. Reed College 1987–2018. 

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

Daniel Reisberg
Patricia and Clifford Lunneborg Professor of Psychology, Emeritus
BA 1975 Swarthmore College. MA 1976, PhD 1980 University of Pennsylvania. Reed College 1986–2019.

Darius Rejali
Professor of Political Science, Emeritus
BA 1981 Swarthmore College. MA 1983, PhD 1987 McGill University. Reed College 1989–2020.

Robert E. Reynolds
David W. Brauer Professor of Physics, Emeritus
BA, BS 1956, MA 1958, PhD 1961 University of Texas. Reed College 1963–2002, 2006–08.

Martin Ringle
Chief Information Officer, Emeritus
BA, MA, PhD Binghamton University. Reed College 1989–2020.

Joe B. Roberts
F.L. Griffin Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus
BS 1944 Case Institute of Technology. MA 1950 University of Colorado. PhD 1955 University of Minnesota. Reed College 1952–2014.

Laurens N. Ruben
Kenan Professor of Biology, Emeritus
AB 1949, MS 1950 University of Michigan. PhD 1954 Columbia University. Reed College 1955–92.

Peter J. Russell
Professor of Biology, Emeritus
BSc 1968 University of Sussex, England. PhD 1972 Cornell University. Reed College 1972–2011.

David Harris Sacks
Richard F. Scholz Professor of History and Humanities, Emeritus
BA 1963 Brooklyn College. AM 1965, PhD 1977 Harvard University. Reed College 1986–2015.

David A. Schiff
R.P. Wollenberg Professor of Music, Emeritus
BA 1967 Columbia College. MA 1970 Clare College. MPhil 1974 Columbia University. MMA 1975 Manhattan School of Music. DMA 1979 Juilliard School of Music. Reed College 1980–2019.

Gail Berkeley Sherman
Professor of English and Humanities, Emerita
BA 1975 Barnard College. MA 1977, PhD 1982 Princeton University. Reed College 1981–2022.

Alan Shusterman
Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus
BS 1976 California Institute of Technology. PhD 1981 University of Wisconsin. Reed College 1989–2020.

Ellen Keck Stauder
David Eddings Professor of English and Humanities, Emerita
BM 1973 Eastman School of Music. MA 1975 College of St. Rose. PhD 1982 University of Chicago. Reed College 1983–2013.

Lisa M. Steinman
Kenan Professor of English and Humanities, Emerita
BA 1971, MFA 1973, PhD 1976 Cornell University. Reed College 1976–2022.

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

William Tudor
Professor of Sociology, Emeritus
BA 1965 Reed College. MA 1967, PhD 1971 Vanderbilt University. Reed College 1973–2009.

Nicholas A. Wheeler
A.A. Knowlton Professor of Physics, Emeritus
BA 1955 Reed College. PhD 1960 Brandeis University. Reed College 1963–2010.

Patricia Wong
Professor of Dance, Emerita
BA 1969 Portland State University. Reed College 1975–2009.

Kathleen Worley
Professor of Theatre, Emerita
BA 1969 Pomona College. MFA 1971 University of California, Riverside. Reed College 1985–2014.