People

Faculty

Jonathan R. Winkler, Ph.D.

Department:
History
Title:
Professor and Chair
Address:
Millett Hall 205, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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

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

Maria P. Astudillo, M.Ed.

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

Ksenia Bonch Reeves, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Professor
Address:
Millett Hall 227, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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

Michelle A. Cipriano, M.A.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Senior Lecturer of Spanish
Address:
Millett Hall 215, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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

Melissa Kay Doran, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Assistant Professor
Address:
Millett Hall 213, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Haili Du, M.B.A.

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

Kirsten Halling, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Professor
Address:
Millett Hall 221, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Marie A. Hertzler, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Associate Professor
Address:
Millett Hall 211, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Joshua Mabra, Ph.D.

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

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

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

David Petreman, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages

Damaris Serrano, Ph.D.

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

Renate Kaiser Sturdevant, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Lecturer
Address:
Millett Hall 227, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Adjunct Faculty

Fatima Arauz, M.B.A.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Millett Hall 222, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Jean-Michel Lamoine, M.PHIL

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Millett Hall 206, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Rosalba Nickelman, M.A.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Millett Hall 231, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Miriam Ute Powers, B.S.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Millett Hall 208, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Tomoko Tsuzuki-Deboer, M.A.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Millett Hall 208, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Yuliya Walsh, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Instructor

Yufeng Wang, Ph.D.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Millett Hall 208, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Staff

Lauren F Wolfe, B.A.

Department:
Modern Languages
Title:
Administrative Support Coordinator
Address:
Millett Hall 225, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Professors Emeriti

Nancy Broughton, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish (2008-2016)

Assistant Professor of Spanish (2002-2007)

Education

B.A. in Spanish Michigan State University

M.A. in Spanish, University of Notre Dame

Ph.D. in Spanish, Michigan State University

Areas of Specialization

Contemporary Latin American Literature, International Business in Spanish

Selected Publications

Articles:

Broughton, Nancy, Dona, Elfe, Stover, Sheri, “Modern Languages and Distance  Education: Thirteen Days in the Cloud” in TOJDE, Volume 15, Issue 3, July 2014, pp. 155-170.

Broughton, Nancy, Dona, Elfe, Stover, Sheri, “Faculty Perceptions about  Distance Education to Teach Modern Languages” in Journal of Innovative  Education Strategies, Volume 2, Issue 1, Fall 2013, pp. 23-      39.

“The Struggle for Narrative Control in Manuel Puig’s Sangre de amor correspondido.”  Accepted for publication in Confluencia, 23. 1 (2007): 82-91 (R)

“Collaborating With the Enemy: The Convergence of the Business School and the Department of Foreign Languages.”  Accepted for publication in Refereed Proceedings, AIB Conference.  Cleveland State University, October 6, 2005. (R; 13 pages in typescript)


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.