African Studies Faculty

Assistant Professor
African Languages

chotijon@msu.edu
517-355-8358
B-380 Wells Hall

Assistant Professor
Linguistics and African Languages

ngonyani@msu.edu
517-353-4051
B-462 Wells Hall

Coordinator
African Languages Program
Assistant Professor
African Languages

sibanda1@msu.edu
517-353-0746
B-380 Wells Hall

Arabic Studies Faculty

Associate Professor
Arabic

chakrani@msu.edu
517-432-3570
B-268 Wells Hall

Assistant Professor
Arabic

sissa@msu.edu
517-353-4862
B-330 Wells Hall

Assistant Professor
Arabic

mohame44@msu.edu
517-993-3793
B-330 Wells Hall

Chinese Studies Faculty

Academic Specialist

haoxuefe@msu.edu
517-884-2179
B-380 Wells Hall

Instructor of Chinese

huanghoh@msu.edu
B-380 Wells Hall

Associate Professor
Chinese and Second Language Studies

xli@msu.edu
517-353-7216
B-259 Wells Hall

Lina Qu

Assistant Professor
Chinese

qulina@msu.edu
517-353-0662
B-380 Wells Hall

Professor
Chinese

xli@msu.edu
517-354-4339
B-466 Wells Hall

Assistant Professor
Chinese

zhouweny@msu.edu
517-884-6334
B-480 Wells Hall

GERMAN STUDIES FACULTY

Assistant Professor
German

banzhafm@msu.edu
517-432-1235
B-330 Wells Hall

Associate Dean
Personnel and Administration
Professor
German

fritzsc9@msu.edu
517-353-8750
301 Linton Hall

Instructor of German & Technology Specialist

gacs@msu.edu
517-884-6317
B-480 Wells Hall

Associate Professor
German and Second Language Studies

goertler@msu.edu
517-355-5079
B-266 Wells Hall

Associate Professor
German

handelm@msu.edu
517-355-5184
B-263 Wells Hall

Director
Center for Language Teaching Advancement (CeLTA)
Associate Professor
German

kronenb6@msu.edu
B-135 Wells Hall

Assistant Professor
German

mcewenk@msu.edu
517-355-4762
B-330 Wells Hall

Associate Professor
German

mittman@msu.edu
517-355-5170
B-262 Wells Hall

Assistant Professor
German

schust66@msu.edu
517-355-4760
B-261 Wells Hall

Director
Graduate Studies
Associate Professor
German

lwolff@msu.edu
517-353-3269
B-265 Wells Hall

Professor
German

wurst@msu.edu
517-884-4391
B-469 Wells Hall

HEBREW & ISRAELI CULTURAL STUDIES FACULTY

Associate Professor
Hebrew

msb@msu.edu
517-432-6209
B-357 Wells Hall

Assistant Professor 
Hebrew

ykedem@msu.edu
517-353-4863
B-330 Wells Hall

Associate Professor

csuleima@msu.edu
517-884-4320
B-360 Wells Hall

INDIAN AND SOUTH ASIAN STUDIES FACULTY

Associate Professor
Hindi Language and South Asian Literature and Culture

pue@msu.edu
517-432-3568
B-269 Wells Hall

Assistant Professor
Hindi-Urdu

rranjan@msu.edu
517-884-4336
B-380 Wells Hall

JAPANESE STUDIES FACULTY

Grader
Japanese

Instructor of Japanese

hamadama@msu.edu
B-331 Wells Hall

Assistant Professor
Japanese and Global Studies

dhumphre@msu.edu
B-361 Wells Hall

 

Assistant Professor
Coordinator
Japanese Language Program

imamuraa@msu.edu
B-331 Wells Hall

Instructor of Japanese

kawaguc7@msu.edu
517-884-1775
B-380 Wells Hall

Teaching Assistant
Japanese

Instructor of Japanese

B331 Wells Hall

Associate Professor
Japanese
Director
Japanese Studies Program

ryuc@msu.edu
517-353-6656
B-359 Wells Hall

Teaching Assistant
Japanese

KOREAN STUDIES FACULTY

Assistant Professor
Korean

ospark@msu.edu
517-353-0663
B-380 Wells Hall

LCTL COORDINATOR

Coordinator
Less Commonly Taught Languages Program

steider@msu.edu
517-355-5105
B-430 Wells Hall

Linguistics Faculty

Professor
Linguistics

beretta@msu.edu
517-353-7212
B-465 Wells Hall

Brian Buccola

Assistant Professor
Linguistics

buccola@msu.edu
517-355-5171
B-404 Wells Hall

Assistant Professor
Lingusitics

durvasul@msu.edu
B-463 Wells Hall

Assistant Professor
Lingusitics

kehezao@msu.edu
517-432-4690

Department Chair
Professor
Linguistics

liny@msu.edu
517-353-8776
B-468 Wells Hall

Associate Professor
Linguistics

amunn@msu.edu
517-355-7491
B-406 Wells Hall

Associate Professor
Linguistics and African Languages

ngonyani@msu.edu
517-353-4051
B-462 Wells Hall

Associate Professor
Linguistics

schmit12@msu.edu
517-353-6762
B-405 Wells Hall

Assistant Professor
Linguistics

sneller7@msu.edu

Director
Graduate Studies
Associate Professor
Linguistics

wagnersu@msu.edu
517-355-9739
B-401 Wells Hall

RUSSIAN STUDIES FACULTY

Assistant Professor
Russian

kumakhov@msu.edu
517-355-5193
B-330 Wells Hall

Professor
Russian

merril25@msu.edu
517-355-8365
B-467 Wells Hall

Assistant Professor
Russian

spasova@msu.edu
517-884-6335
B-480 Wells Hall

TESOL FACULTY

Associate Professor
TESOL and Second Language Studies

pdecosta@msu.edu
517-353-9776
B-257 Wells Hall

Assistant Professor
TESOL and Second Language Studies

deshorss@msu.edu
(517)884-6320
B-260 Wells Hall

Associate Professor
TESOL and Second Language Studies

godfroid@msu.edu
517-353-6432
B-253 Wells Hall

Associate Professor
TESOL

hardiso2@msu.edu
517-884-1507
Wells Hall

Professor
TESOL and Second Language Studies

loewens@msu.edu
517-353-9790
B-255 Wells Hall

Associate Chair
Professor
TESOL and Second Language Studies

polio@msu.edu
517-884-1502
B-251 Wells Hall

Associate Professor
TESOL

spinnerp@msu.edu
517-353-0754
B-258 Wells Hall

Associate Professor
TESOL and Second Language Studies

winke@msu.edu
517-353-9792
B-252 Wells Hall

FACULTY WITH PRIMARY APPOINTMENTS IN OTHER DEPARTMENTS

Laura Dilley

Associate Professor
Communicative Sciences and Disorders
Adjunct Associate Professor
Linguistics

Associate Professor of International Relations
Global Studies in the Arts and Humanities
College of Arts & Letters
James Madison College 

relucas@msu.edu
517-353-8615
N-360 S. Case Hall

Associate Professor
Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures
Associate Professor
Linguistics

troutma1@msu.edu
517-355-2400
282 Ernst Bessey Hall

RETIRED FACULTY

Barbara Abbott

Professor Emerita of Linguistics and Philosophy

Raimund Belgardt

Professor Emeritus of German

Mutsuko Endo Hudson

Professor Emerita of Linguistics and Japanese

John Eulenberg

Professor Emeritus of African Languages

Julia S. Falk

Professor Emerita of Linguistics

Susan Gass

University Distinguished Professor Emerita of TESOL and Second Language Studies

Grover Hudson

Professor Emeritus of Linguistics

Thomas W. Juntune

Professor Emeritus of German

Tom Lovik

Professor Emeritus of German

Pat McConeghy

Professor Emeritus of German

Carol Myers-Scotton

Adjunct Professor of Linguistics

David Prestel

Professor Emeritus of Russian

Pat Paulsell

Professor Emerita of German

George F. Peters

Professor Emeritus of German