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: TBA for Fall 2014
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: TBA for Fall 2014
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's 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

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

Office: Morgan Hall 305B
Office Hours: TBA for Fall 2014
Phone: (309) 298-1232
Fax: (309) 298-1060
E-mail: WZ100@wiu.edu

Teaching and Research: Chinese and Japanese