College of Arts and Sciences

Department Team

                                      Administrative Team

Professor and Chair of Department
Dr. Gary Schmidt, 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 areas: Contemporary German Literature and Film, Thomas Mann, Austrian Literature, Gender Studies and Queer Theory, Post-World-War-II LIterature

Office: 332 Morgan Hall

Phone: 309/298-1558 E-mail: G-Schmidt2@wiu.edu

Christine Staley

Office Support Specialist
Christine Staley
Office: Morgan Hall 332
Phone: 309/298-1558, Fax: 309/298-1060
E-mail: CD-Staley@wiu.edu

                                      Academic Advisor

 

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Caryn Morgan, B.A., MBA (WIU), Academic Advisor
Office: Morgan Hall 203B
Phone: 309/298-1610, Fax: 309/298-1060
E-mail: CN-Morgan@wiu.edu

                                      Faculty Team

 

 

 

Dr. Edmund Asare, BA (French), Dip Ed - (University of Cape Coast)(French), (Purdue University),MA FLL/MLIS – ( University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee), PhD, (Kent State), Professor of French                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Office: Morgan Hall 303A Office Hours: M,W: 3p.m. to 4:30 p.m., F: 12:50 p.m. to 1:50 p.m.  or by appointment
Teaching and Research areas:French and Francophone Culture, Translation Tools andInformatics, Usability, Francophone Literature =                                                                                                                                                                                       Phone: 309/298-1046, Fax: 309/298-1060
E-mail: E-Asare@wiu.edu

 

 Daniel H. Brown

Dr. Daniel H. Brown, B.S., M.A.T. (Marquette), PhD (UCLA), Assistant Professor of Spanish
Office: Morgan Hall 332D Office Hours: M,W: 12p.m. to 1 p.m., F: 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. or by appointment
Teaching and Research areas: Spanish Language and Literature with special emphasis on Peninsular Spanish Literature from the 18th century to the early 20th century; Foreign Language Pedagogy.
Phone: 309/298-1556, Fax: 309/298-1060
E-mail: DH-Brown@wiu.edu Website: http://faculty.wiu.edu/DH-Brown

 Munia Cabal-Jiménez

Munia Cabal-Jiménez, B.A., M.A. (Costa Rica), ABD (UIUC), Assistant Professor of Spanish
Office: Morgan Hall 305A Office hours: M,W: 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Teaching and Research areas: 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)
Phone: 309/298-2335, Fax: 309/298-1060
E-mail: M-Cabal-Jimenez@wiu.edu

 Guada Cabedo-Timmons

Dr. Guada Cabedo-Timmons, B.A. (Universitat de València, Spain), M.S. (WIU), Ph.D. (UIUC), Associate Professor of Spanish
Office: Morgan Hall 332F Office Hours: M: 11 a.m. to 11:50 a.m., 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., W,F: 11 a.m. to 11:50 a.m. or by appointment 
Teaching and Research areas: 20th Century Spanish Novel, Teaching of Spanish Literature
Phone: 309/298-1615, Fax: 309/298-1060
E-mail: GM-Cabedo@wiu.edu

 Dr. Marisol Garrido

Dr. Marisol Garrido, B.A. (Universidad Industrial de Santander, Colombia), M.A., Ph.D. (UIUC), Assistant Professor of Spanish
Office: Morgan Hall 305F  Office Hours: T,Th 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. or by appointment
Teaching and Research areas: Spanish Language and Literature, Spanish Phonology, Language variation and change, Sociolinguistics, Dialectology, Acquisition of Spanish, Language teaching.
Phone: 309/298-1074, Fax: 309/298-1060
E-mail: M-Garrido@wiu.edu

 Weijia

Dr. Weijia Li, B.A. (Beijing International Studies University, China), MA, PhD (OSU), Assistant Professor of German
Office: Morgan Hall 305C Office Hours: M,W 2:20 p.m. to 3:50 p.m, T 1p.m. to 3 p.m. or by appointment
Teaching and Research areas: German, China in German Literature, Chinese political Refugees in Germany before 1933, German Reception of Chinese Fine Art at the beginning of the 20th Century
Phone: 309/298-1558, Fax: 309/298-1060
E-mail: W-Li2@wiu.edu

 Ada Macias

Ada Macias, B.A., M.A. (Bradley), Instructor of Spanish.
Office: Memorial Hall 102 Office Hours: By appointment 
Teaching and Research areas: Introductory Spanish courses.
Phone: 309/298-2453, Fax: 309/298-1060
E-mail: AM-Macias@wiu.edu

 Dr. Catherine R. Moore

Dr. Catherine R. Moore, 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)
Office: Morgan Hall 332E  Office Hours: M,W,F 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. and W 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Teaching and Research areas: French Language, Twentieth Century French Literature and Civilization, Translation, Business French.
Phone: 309/298-1559, Fax: 309/298-1060
E-mail: CR-Moore1@wiu.edu, Website: http://wiu.edu/apollinaire

 Margarita Obregón

Margarita Obregón, MS (WIU), Instructor of Spanish
Office: Morgan Hall 305D  Office hours: M,T,W,F 12p.m. to 12:50 p.m.
Teaching and Research areas: Spanish Language, Language Acquisition, Using Technology in the Classroom. Motivation, Trust, Anxiety and Frustration in the Foreign Language Classroom
Phone: 309/298-1557, Fax: 309/298-1060
E-mail: M- Obregon@wiu.edu

Kelley K. Quinn

Kelley K. Quinn, Instructor of Spanish
Office: Morgan Hall 305F Office Hours: by appointment
Phone: 309/298-1074, Fax: 309/298-1060
E-mail: K-Quinn@wiu.edu

Wenhong (Zhang) Teel

Wenhong (Zhang) Teel, Instructor of Chinese and Japanese
Office: Morgan Hall 305C Office hours: T 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Th 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. or by appointment
Teaching and Research areas: Chinese and Japanese
Phone: 309/298-1232, Fax: 309/298-1060
E-mail: WZ100@wiu.edu