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Robert N. Brandon

Professor of Philosophy

Office: 209 West Duke Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Duke Box 90743, Durham, NC 27708-0743

Phone: (919) 660-3067

rbrandon@duke.edu

Robert N. Brandon (Ph.D. 1979, Harvard) joined the Duke Faculty in fall of 1979. He holds a joint appointment in Philosophy and Biology . He has published articles in Philosophy of Science, Studies in History and Philosophy of Science...

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Ruth S. Day

Associate Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience

Office: 223 Soc/psych Building, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90086, Durham, NC 27708-0085

Phone: (919) 660-5694

ruthday@duke.edu

Cognitive processes in the laboratory and in everyday life.

Basic Cognition
A wide range of basic cognitive processes and their interconnections, especially perception, memory, comprehension, representation, and problem solving. Special emphasis on: 1) alternative...

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Luciana Fellin

Professor of the Practice of Romance Studies

Office: 105 Language Center, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90257, Durham, NC 27708-0257

Phone: (919) 660-3117

Office Hours: Tuesdays 2:00-4:00 and by appointment (Languages 105)

fellin@duke.edu

Luciana Fellin (fellin@duke.edu) Associate Professor of the Practice of Italian and Linguistics, Director of the Italian Language Program. I received a Laurea in English and German Literature from the University of Bologna, and a Ph.D. from the University of...

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Owen Flanagan

James B. Duke Professor of Philosophy

Office: 201E West Duke Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Duke Box 90743, Durham, NC 27708-0743

Phone: (919) 660-3056

Office Hours: On leave 2016-2017

ojf@duke.edu

Owen Flanagan was born and raised in Westchester County New York.  He received his Ph.D. in 1978 from Boston University.  He taught for sixteen years (1978-1993) at Wellesley College as Class of 1919 Professor of Philosophy.  In 1993 he came to Duke where he is James B. Duke University Professor...

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Hae-Young Kim

Professor of the Practice in the Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Office: 2204 Erwin Road Room 223, Box 90414, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90414, Durham, NC 27708-0414

Phone: (919) 660-4364

haeyoung@duke.edu

Her research and teaching interests include L2 Korean morpho-syntactic development, bilingualism, heritage language development and maintenance, and content-based instruction of language with focus on history, literature and cultural studies. She has published on tense/aspect morphology and...

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Reiko Mazuka

Research Professor in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience

Office: 323 Soc-psych, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Duke Box 90085, Durham, NC 27708-0085

Phone: (919) 660-5702

mazuka@duke.edu

Language acquisition and psycholinguistics. In particular, she is interested in the development and consequences of acquiring very different types of languages. The research has taken a cross-linguistic approach between English and Japanese, and her current research involves the following...

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Karen Neander

Professor of Philosophy

Office: 201 West Duke Building, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Duke Box 90743, Durham, NC 27708-0743

Phone: (919) 660-3050

Office Hours: To make an appointment, email Neander at kneander@duke.edu.

karen.neander@duke.edu

Neander is Professor of Philosophy and Linguistics and Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Department of Philosophy at Duke.  She joined the department in 2006, after holding positions in other philosophy departments in Australia and the US, including the University of Sydney, the...

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Michael Newcity

Visiting Professor of the Linguistics Program and Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Office: 303 Language Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90260, Durham, NC 27708-0260

Phone: (919) 660-3150

mnewcity@duke.edu

William M. O'Barr

Professor with Tenure

Office: 135 Social Sciences, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90091, Durham, NC 27708-0091

Phone: (919) 684-8863

william.obarr@duke.edu

William M. O'Barr, Ph.D. Northwestern 1969, is currently writing books about advertising and masculinity and about the history of legal anthropology. His extensive publications focus primarily on legal anthropology and include such concerns as law and politics in rural Africa, communication in...

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Liliana Paredes

Professor of the Practice of Romance Studies

Office: 102 Language Center, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90257, Durham, NC 27708-0257

Phone: (919) 660-3100

Current interests: second language acquisition of vocabulary; curricular implications of low, mid and high stakes activities to understand writing in a second language; development of intercultural competence, assessment.

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Gareth O. Price

Visiting Assistant Professor of the Linguistics Program

Office: 316 Language Building, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90259, Durham, NC 27708-0259

Phone: (919) 684-6561

gareth.price@duke.edu

Alexander Rosenberg

R. Taylor Cole Professor of Philosophy in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences

Office: 203A W Duke Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Duke Box 90743, Durham, NC 27708-0743

Phone: (919) 660-3047

alexrose@duke.edu

Alex Rosenberg (Ph.D. 1971, Johns Hopkins) joined the Duke faculty in 2000. He is the R. Taylor Cole Professor of Philosophy (with secondary appointments in the biology and political science departments). Rosenberg has been a visiting professor and fellow of the at the Center for the Philosophy...

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David C. Rubin

Juanita M. Kreps Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience

Office: 221 Soc-psych, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90086, Durham, NC 27708-0086

Phone: (919) 660-5732

david.rubin@duke.edu

Please refer to the Rubin Lab website
 
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Julie A. Tetel

Professor in the Department of English

Office: 307A Allen Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90015, Durham, NC 27708-0015

Phone: (919) 681-7610

jtetel@duke.edu

Julie Tetel (Andresen) writes in the field of linguistic historiography, focusing on French, German, and American theories of language from the eighteenth through the twentieth centuries. She is the author of Linguistics in America 1769-1924: A Critical History (Routledge, 1990, paperback...

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Clare J. Tufts

Professor of the Practice of French

Office: 106 Language Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90257, Durham, NC 27708-0257

Phone: (919) 660-3126

Second language acquisition, Foreign Language Pedagogy, la bande dessinée

Ingeborg C. Walther

Professor of the Practice of Germanic Languages and Literature

Office: 116J Old Chemistry Building, Box 90256, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90050, Durham, NC 27708-0050

Phone: (919) 660-3163

waltheri@duke.edu

Ingeborg Walther is Professor of the Practice of Germanic Languages and Literature. A graduate of Stanford University (B.A.), Tufts University (M.A.) and the University of Michigan (Ph.D.), she joined the faculty of Duke University in 1994. Since then she has served as German Language Program...

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Edna Andrews

Nancy and Jeffrey Marcus Humanities Professor of Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Office: 321B Languages Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90259, Durham, NC 27708-0259

Phone: (919) 660-3142

eda@duke.edu

Edna Andrews is Professor of Linguistics and Cultural Anthropology, Nancy & Jeffrey Marcus Distinguished Professor of Slavic & Eurasian Studies, and Chair of the Linguistics Program at Duke University. She received her PhD from Indiana University and holds an honorary doctorate from St....

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Dominika M Baran

Assistant Professor in the Department of English

Office: English Department, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90015, Durham, NC 27708-0015

Phone: (919) 684-2741

dominika.baran@duke.edu

My work to date has focused on the relationship between language ideologies and the construction of social identities through linguistic practice. My PhD dissertation examined the intersection of language, ethnicity, gender and social class in the context of an educational institution in Taiwan...

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Librarian

Greta Boers

Coordinator, First-Year Library Instruction

Phone: +1 919 660 5864

greta.boers@duke.edu

Staff

David Baxter

Departmental Business Mgr I

Office: 316 Languages Building, Durham, NC 27708

Phone: +1 919 668 6924

david.baxter@duke.edu

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Paul McLain

Staff Asst

Office: 413 Chapel Drive, Box 90259, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90259, Durham, NC 27708

Phone: (919) 660-3140

paul.mclain@duke.edu