College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Advisor

Caryn Morgan.

Caryn Morgan, B.A., MBA

  • Office: Morgan Hall 203B
  • Office Hours: M-F: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Phone: (309) 298-1610
  • Fax: (309) 298-1060
  • E-mail: CN-Morgan@wiu.edu 

Department Faculty & Staff

Dr. Gary Schmidt, Ph.D., Professor and Chair of DepartmentDr. Gary Schmidt

Office: Morgan Hall 332
Office Hours: By appointment, walk-in if available.
Phone: (309) 298-1558
Fax: (309) 298-1060
E-mail: G-Schmidt2@wiu.edu 

Education: B.A. (Knox College), M.S.Ed. (Northern Illinois University), M.A. (University of California, Santa Barbara), Ph.D. (Washington University in St. Louis)

Teaching and Research: Contemporary German Literature and Film, Thomas Mann, Austrian Literature, Gender Studies and Queer Theory, Post-World-War-II Literature

 

Lisa Rutledge, Office Support Specialist  

Office: Morgan Hall 332
Phone: (309) 298-1558
Fax: (309) 298-1060
E-mail: LA-Rutledge@wiu.edu

Faculty A - L

Edmund Asare.Dr. Edmund Asare, Assistant Professor of French

Office: Morgan Hall 305C
Office Hours: M, W 11:00-12:00 p.m. and W 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Phone: (309) 298-1558
Fax: (309) 298-1060
E-mail: E-Asare@wiu.edu


Education: BA (French), Dip Ed - (University of Cape Coast)(French), (Purdue University), MA FLL/MLIS – (University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee), PhD, (Kent State)

Teaching and Research: French and Francophone Culture, Translation Tools and Informatics, Usability, Francophone Literature 

Daniel Brown.Dr. Daniel H. Brown, Assistant Professor of Spanish 

Office: Morgan Hall 332D 
Office Hours: M 12:00-2:00 p.m., W, F 1:15-2:15 p.m.
Phone: (309) 298-1556
Fax: (309) 298-1060
E-mail: DH-Brown@wiu.edu
Website: 
http://faculty.wiu.edu/DH-Brown

Education: B.S., M.A.T. (Marquette), PhD (UCLA)

Teaching and Research: Spanish Language and Literature with special emphasis on Peninsular Spanish Literature from the 18th century to the early 20th century; Foreign Language Pedagogy.

Munia Cabal-Jimenez.Dr. Munia Cabal-Jiménez, Assistant Professor of Spanish

Office: Morgan Hall 305F and 128 Riverfront Campus, QC Campus Office hours: M 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at QC campus and T, TH 9:00-10:30 a.m., Macomb campus
Phone: (309) 298-2260
Fax: (309) 298-1060 
E-mail: M-Cabal-Jimenez@wiu.edu

Education: B.A., M.A. (Costa Rica), Ph.D., (UIUC)

Teaching and Research: Spanish in the community, pragmatics (in Spanish, as L1 and L2), sociolinguistics of Spanish, history of Spanish, Spanish dialectology (varieties of Spanish, varieties of Spanish in the USA) 

Guada Cabedo-Timmons.Dr. Guada Cabedo-Timmons, Associate Professor of Spanish

Office: Morgan Hall 332F
Office Hours: M 10 -11:30 a.m. and 1:00 - 2:00 p.m./W,F 11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Phone: (309) 298-1615
Fax: (309) 298-1060 
E-mail: GM-Cabedo@wiu.edu

Education: B.A. (Universitat de València, Spain), M.S. (WIU), Ph.D. (UIUC),
Teaching and Research: 20th Century Spanish Novel, Teaching of Spanish Literature


Faculty M - Z

 Ada Macias, Instructor of Spanish. Ada Macias.  

Office: Memorial Hall 102
Office Hours: By appointment
Phone: (309) 298-2453 
Fax: (309) 298-1060 
E-mail: AM-Macias@wiu.edu

Education: B.A., M.A. (Bradley)

Teaching and Research: Introductory Spanish courses. 

Catherine Moore. Dr. Catherine R. Moore, Professor of French

Office: Morgan Hall 332E 
Office Hours: M,W: 10:00-11:00 a.m. and T, TH: 1:45-2:35 p.m. 
Phone: (309) 298-1559
Fax: (309) 298-1060 
E-mail: CR-Moore1@wiu.edu
Website: http://wiu.edu/apollinaire

Teaching and Research: French Language, Twentieth Century French Literature and Civilization, Translation, Business French.

Education: B.A. (Université de Toulouse Le Mirail, France); Translator Diploma (Ecole de Traduction et d’Interprétation, Université de Genève, Switzerland); M.A. (Purdue University, IN); Ph.D. (University of Florida, FL)

Margarita Obregon.Margarita Obregón, Instructor of Spanish

Office: Morgan Hall 305D 
Office hours: M, W, F: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. and T:  2:00 - 3:00 p.m., also by appointment.
Phone: (309) 298-1557
Fax: (309) 298-1060 
E-mail: M-Obregon@wiu.edu

Teaching and Research: Spanish Language, Language Acquisition, Using Technology in the Classroom. Motivation, Trust, Anxiety and Frustration in the Foreign Language Classroom

Kelly Quinn.Kelley K. Quinn, Instructor of Spanish

Office: Morgan Hall 305E
Office Hours: M, W, F: 8:00  - 8:50 a.m. and 11:00 - 11:50 a.m., also by appointment.
Phone: (309) 298-1074
Fax: (309) 298-1060
E-mail: K-Quinn@wiu.edu

Dr. Norma J. Suvak, Assistant Professor of Women'sNorma Suvak Studies and German

Office: Morgan Hall 305A
Office Hours: T, TH: 12:30-1:30 and M, F: 12:00-1:00
Phone: (309) 298-2335
Fax: (309) 298-1060
E-mail: NJ-Suvak@wiu.edu

Education: Ph.D. Washington University, M.A. University of Waterloo, B.A. Memorial University in Newfoundland

Also studied at the FreieUniversität Berlin and the Universities of Eichstatt and Mannheim

Teaching and Research: Nineteenth and twentieth century women's advice writing (advice books, magazines, and didactic literature, etc.), unauthorized editions of Troztkopf produced during WWI, and lesbian periodicals published in the Weimar Republic. German language, literature, and film; Women's Studies.

Wenhong Teel Wenhong (Zhang) Teel, Instructor of Chinese and  Japanese

Office: Morgan Hall 305B
Office Hours: M, W, F 3:00-4:15 p.m.
Phone: (309) 298-1232
Fax: (309) 298-1060
E-mail: WZ100@wiu.edu

Teaching and Research: Chinese and Japanese