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Director, Core Faculty

Katherine Borland
Associate Professor
433 Hagerty Hall

Director, Staff

Cassie Rosita Patterson
Associate Director, Center for Folklore Studies & Director of the Folklore Archives
219A Ohio Stadium

Core Faculty

Mark Bender
Professor, Chair of Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures
398G Hagerty Hall
Merrill Kaplan
Associate Professor of Folklore and Scandinavian Studies
464 Denney Hall,
Gabriella Modan
519 Denney Hall
Dorothy Noyes
Professor in the Departments of English and Comparative Studies
105L Mershon Center
Amy Shuman
566 Denney Hall,

Associated Faculty

Georgios Anagnostou
Associate Professor
414 University Hall
Anna Babel
Associate Professor Hispanic Linguistics
234 Hagerty Hall
Lynda Behan
Faculty, OSU Marion
1465 Mount Vernon Avenue
Harmony Bench
Associated Faculty
Graeme  Boone
Professor of Music & Director, Center for Medieval & Renaissance Studies
Christopher Brown
Lecturer, Classics
342 University Hall
Dana Carlisle Kletchka
Assistant Professor
231 Sullivant Hall
Jeffrey H. Cohen
Associate Professor
4022 Smith Laboratory
Daniel E. Collins
Associate Professor
413 Hagerty Hall
Patricia Enciso
Professor, Department of Teaching and Learning; Associate Faculty, Latino and Latina Studies
244 Arps Hall
Víctor Espinosa
Lecturer in the Department of Sociology and the Department of Comparative Studies
238 Townshend Hall
Marcia Farr, Ph.D.
Professor, emeritus
216A Ramseyer Hall
Lesley Ferris
Arts & Humanities Distinguished Professor
1109 Drake Center
Elena Foulis
Spanish Senior Lecturer; Coordinator, Service-Learning and Heritage Language Senior Lecturer
Sonia Gollance
Visiting Assistant Professor and Director of Yiddish Studies
Helena Goscilo
Professor, Department of Slavic and East European Languages and Cultures
400F Hagerty Hall
Sarah Iles Johnston
414 University Hall
Valerie Lee
Professor Emeritus
102 Bricker Hall
Miranda Martinez
Associate Professor
473 Hagerty Hall
Kendra McSweeney
Professor, Geography
1164 Derby Hall
Chan E. Park
204 Cunz Hall
Barry Shank
Professor and Department Chair, Comparative Studies
442 Hagerty Hall
Hugh Urban
Professor, Comparative Studies
431 Hagerty Hall
Isaac Weiner
Associate Professor
433 Hagerty Hall


John Moe
461 Denney Hall
Danielle V.  Schoon
Senior Lecturer

Professional Associates

Stephanie Aubry
Lecturer, Department of Spanish and Portuguese
266 Hagerty Hall
Puja  Batra-Wells
Program Coordinator, Global Arts and Humanities Discovery Theme
421 Denney Hall
Cristina Benedetti
Folk & Traditional Arts Contractor, Ohio Arts Council
218 Ohio Stadium
Sheila  Bock
Assistant Professor, Interdisciplinary Degree Programs, University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Moriah Flagler
Postdoctoral Fellow
Alison  Furlong
Project Coordinator, American Religious Sounds Project
Senior Fellow & Director of GALACTIC, Center for the Study of the Middle East, Indiana University
1105 East Atwater
Heather Kerr
BSPH Academic and Career Advisor, College of Public Health
100B Cunz Hall
Tim Lloyd
Senior Advisor for Partnerships for the American Folklore Society
Laura Pearce
Administrative Associate
Amanda Randhawa
Visiting Assistant Professor in World Religions and Women's Gender & Sexuality Studies
Martha Sims
Independent Folklorist
Joanna Spanos
Senior Academic Advisor and Staff Assistant, Arts and Sciences Honors Advising
3180 Smith Lab
Nancy Yan
Independent Folklorist
Nathan Young
Independent Folklorist


Professor Emerita
Patrick Mullen
Professor Emeritus
421 Denney Hall
Sabra Webber
Professor Emerita and Member, Emeritus Academy at OSU
314 Hagerty Hall

Postdoctoral Fellow

Rachel Hopkin
Post Doctoral Scholar 2021-2022, OSU Center for Folklore Studies and Humanities Institute
218 Ohio Stadium


Public Folklorist
218 Ohio Stadium


Mario  DeGrandis
Ph.D. Student
398 Hagerty Hall
Zahra Abedinezhad-Mehrabadi
PhD Student in Comparative Studies & Folklore
Graduate Student, Research Associate
Chloe Brown
PhD Student
025 Denney Hall
Yeliz Cavus
Ph.D. Candidate
378 Hagerty Hall
Emma Cobb
Graduate Student
Sarah Craycraft
MA Student
476 or 480 Hagerty Hall
Robert  Dahlberg-Sears
Graduate Student Associate
E.P. DeCarlo
PhD Candidate
513 Denney Hall
Sophie DelaCruz
Graduate Student
480 Hagerty Hall
Sophia Enriquez
PhD Student
Ehsan  Estiri
PhD Candidate, NELC
378 Hagerty Hall
Lindsay Hodgens
MA/PhD Student
Nicholas Hoffman
PhD Student
Wei  Liu
MA Student
Jordan Lovejoy
Graduate Student (MA/PhD)
Mariah  Marsden
PhD Student
515 Denney Hall
Amelia Mathews-Pett
Graduate Student
Wenyuan Shao
Ph.D. Student
398 Hagerty Hall
Madeleine Smith
Graduate Student (MA/PhD)
555 Denney
Sarah Jasmine  Stork
PhD Student
Gregg Vaillancourt
Ph.D. Student
559 Denney Hall
Sydney Varajon
PhD Student
MA/PhD Student

Visiting Scholar

Yan He
PhD Student, Visiting Scholar
Mary Hufford
Visiting Professor