People

Faculty

Marie A. Hertzler, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Chair and Associate Professor of French
Address:
Millett Hall 231, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2641

Pascale Agnes Abadie, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Assistant Professor of French
Address:
Millett Hall 219, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2641

Dorothy Alvarez, M.B.A., M.A.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Senior Lecturer of Spanish
Address:
Millett Hall 217, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2673

Maria P. Astudillo, M.Ed.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Lecturer of Spanish
Address:
Millett Hall 229, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-4456

Ksenia Bonch Reeves, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Associate Professor of Spanish
Address:
Millett Hall 205, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-3343

Maan Jiang Broadstock, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Instructor of Chinese
Address:
Millett Hall 222, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-4458

Jennie Buckwalter, M.A.

Department:
College of Liberal Arts Admin
Title:
Assistant Dean for Community and Student Engagement, Senior Lecturer of Spanish
Address:
Millett Hall 166, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2575

Michelle A. Cipriano, M.A.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Senior Lecturer of Spanish
Address:
Millett Hall 2154, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-4719

Elfe M. Dona, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Associate Professor of German and Teacher Education
Address:
Millett Hall 207, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2600

Melissa Kay Doran, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Assistant Professor of Spanish
Address:
Millett Hall 213, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2641

Haili Du, M.B.A.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Lecturer of Chinese
Address:
Millett Hall 223, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-4655

Paula Garrido, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Instructor
Address:
Millett Hall 444, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-3619

Kirsten Halling, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Professor of French and Assistant Chair
Address:
Millett Hall 221, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2051

Benjamin Aaron Hirt, M.A.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Instructor of French
Address:
Millett Hall 206, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2641

Joshua Mabra, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Assistant Professor
Address:
Millett Hall 224, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2641

Amira Ben-Amer Orr, M.A.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Instructor of Arabic
Address:
Millett Hall 228, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-3408

Karine C. Ould-Daddah, M.B.A.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Lecturer of French
Address:
Millett Hall 230, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2739

David Petreman, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Professor of Spanish and Latin American Literature
Address:
Millett Hall 211, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2328

Damaris Serrano, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Associate Professor of Spanish
Address:
Millett Hall 226, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2888

Renate Kaiser Sturdevant, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Instructor of German
Address:
Millett Hall 227, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2198

Adjunct Faculty

Jean-Michel Lamoine, M.PHIL

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Millett Hall 325, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

David Gomez-Cambronero Madrid, M.A.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Millett Hall 138, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-4742

Rosalba Nickelman

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Faculty Modern Languages
Address:
Millett Hall 325, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2641

Miriam Ute Powers, B.S.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Millett Hall 325, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2641

Cintia Roman-Garbelotto, M.A.Ed.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Faculty for Spanish
Address:
Millett Hall 138, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-4742

Tomoko Tsuzuki-Deboer

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Allyn Hall 133, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Hideko Tsuzuki-Norng

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Faculty Modern Languages

Yuliya Walsh, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Faculty, Modern Languages
Address:
Millett Hall 325, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2641

Staff

Lauren F Wolfe, B.A.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Administrative Specialist
Address:
Millett Hall 225, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
Phone:
937-775-2833

Professors Emeriti

David Garrison, Ph.D.David L. Garrison Head Shot

Professor of Spanish and Portuguese (1979-2009)
Chair, Department of Modern Languages (1999-2007)

Email: david.garrison@wright.edu

Education

B.A. in Romance Languages, Wesleyan University
M.A. in Spanish, Catholic University of America
M.A. in Comparative Literature, Indiana University
Ph.D. in Spanish, Johns Hopkins University

Areas of Specialization

Spanish Literature of the Golden Age (XVI-XVII), Modern Spanish Poetry, Portuguese,
Comparative Literature, Translation, Poetry

Selected Publications

Books:

Playing Bach in the D. C. Metro: Poems by David Lee Garrison (San Francisco: Browser Books Publishing, 2012)
David Lee Garrison and Terry Hermsen, editors, O Taste and See: Food Poems (Huron, OH: Bottom Dog Press, 2003)
David Lee Garrison, editor and translator, Pedro Salinas, Certain Chance (Lewisburg, PA:  Bucknell University Press, 2000) 
David Garrison, Góngora and the “Pyramus and Thisbe” Myth from Ovid to Shakespeare  (Newark, Delaware: Juan de la Cuesta, 1994) 
Willis Barnstone and David Garrison, translators, A Bird of Paper:  Poems of Vicente Aleixandre (Athens, Ohio:  Ohio UP, 1982)

Articles:

“Los sonetos ‘descaminados’ de Guillén y Góngora,” Confluencia 26.2 (2011): 128-134.
“Lope de Vega’s Transformation of the Palinode Tradition in Rimas sacras: Sonnets I, VII, and XV,” Calíope 2.2 (1996): 30-50.
“Rhetorical Structure and Poetic Vision: The Frame and Title Poems of Seguro azar by Pedro Salinas,” Hispanófila 151 (2007): 65-75.
“José Bergamín y la poesía del Siglo de Oro.”  In En torno a la poesía de José Bergamín, ed. Nigel Dennis.  Lleida, Spain:  Universitat de Lleida, 1995.  31-44. 
“Ovid’s Metamorphoses in E. L. Doctorow’s Ragtime,” Classical and Modern Literature 17.2 (1997): 103-115.
“English Translations of Lope de Vega’s ‘Soneto de repente,’” Revista Canadiense de Estudios Hispánicos 19.2 (1995): 311-325.
“Teaching the Relatedness of Spanish and Portuguese,” Modern Language Journal 63.1 2 (1979): 8 12.


Allen E. Hye, Ph.D.

Professor of German and Danish (1978-2006)                                                                                                                                                                                              Hye Portrait edit.jpg

E-mail: allen.hye@wright.edu

Education
B.A. in German  Franklin and Marshall College
M.A. in German  Middlebury College (Mainz University)
Diplomprøven in Danish Copenhagen University
Ph.D. in German  University of Connecticut

Areas of Specialization
Modern German literature, esp. drama; Germanic culture; Divided Germany (1945-1990); Scandinavian literature, esp. Danish drama; science and literature.

Selected Publications

Books:
Modernes Deutschland im Brennpunkt: A Cultural Reader, ed. (New York: W. W. Norton, 1978)
The Moral Dilemma of the Scientist in Modern Drama. (Lewiston, NY: The Edwin Mellen Press, 1996)
Deutsch: Kommunikation und Kultur: A First-Year German Textbook. (Dayton: WSU ClassNote Publication, 1997, 2003)
The Great God Baseball: Religion in Modern Baseball Fiction (Macon, GA: Mercer University Press, 2004)

Articles:
“Brecht and Atomic Physics.” Science/Technology and the Humanities 1 (1978): 157 168.
“The World of Robert Storm Petersen.” The Bridge 3 (1980): 57 64.
“Planning for Success: A Synthesis of Existing Foreign Language Teaching Methods.” ADFL Bulletin 15 (1983): 57 64.
“Fantasy + InvolvementThought: Kjeld Abell's Conception of Theater.” Scandinavian Studies 63 (1990): 30 49.
“After the Wall: Key Issues in the German Speaking World Concerning German Reunification.” University of Dayton Review 21.1 (1991): 177 194.
“Se alting i spejle: The Mirror and Other Key Symbols in the Plays of Kjeld Abell.” University of Dayton Review 23,2 (1995): 47-61.
“Kaj Munk.” Dictionary of Literary Biography: Twentieth-Century Danish Writers, Vol. 214, ed. by Marianne Stecher-Hansen. (Detroit: Gale Group, 1999). 288-296.