Faculty by Department

Maria Arenillas
Assistant Professor
Modern Languages and Literatures
167 Whitman Hall
Phone: 906-227-1817
Fax: 906-227-2533
Began teaching at NMU in 2010
  • B.A., Universidad Complutense de Madrid
  • M.A., Universidad Complutense de Madrid
  • M.A., University of Notre Dame
  • Ph.D., University of Notre Dame
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Timothy Compton
Department Head
Professor
Modern Languages and Literatures
145B Whitman Hall
Phone: 906-227-1107
Fax: 906-227-2533
Began teaching at NMU in 1989
  • B.A., Brigham Young University
  • M.A., University of Utah
  • Ph.D., University of Kansas
Tara Foster
Associate Professor
Modern Languages and Literatures
171Whitman Hall
Phone: 906-227-1814
Fax: 906-227-2533
Began teaching at NMU in 2008
  • B.A., Rice University
  • M.A., Rutgers University
  • Ph.D., Rutgers University
Michael Joy
Associate Professor
Modern Languages and Literatures
172 Whitman Hall
Phone: 906-227-1818
Fax: 906-227-1817
Began teaching at NMU in 2006
  • B.A., Carleton College
  • M.A., University of Minnesota
  • Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Nelly Kupper
Professor
Modern Languages and Literatures
168 Whitman Hall
Phone: 906-227-2648
Began teaching at NMU in 2000
  • B.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University
  • M.A., University of Tennessee
  • Ph.D., University of Tennessee
Amy Orf
Assistant Professor
Modern Languages and Literatures
170 Whitman Hall
Phone: 906-227-1876
Fax: 906-227-2533
Began teaching at NMU in 1997
  • A.B.D. , University of Michigan
  • B.A., Iowa State University
  • M.A., University of Michigan
Jon Sherman
Assistant Professor
Modern Languages and Literatures
145 Whitman Hall
Phone: 906-227-2940
Fax: 906-227-2533
Began teaching at NMU in 2008
  • B.A., University of Vermont
  • M.A., University of Massachusetts
  • Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign
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Carol Strauss Sotiropoulos
Professor
Modern Languages and Literatures
1169 Whitman Hall
Phone: 906-227-1201
Began teaching at NMU in 2001
  • B.A., Clark University
  • M.A., Clark University
  • Ph.D., University of Connecticut
Amber Suggitt
Instructor
Modern Languages and Literatures
161 Whitman Hall
Phone: 906-227-2940
Fax: 906-227-2533
Began teaching at NMU in 2013
  • B.A., Western Michigan University
  • B.A., Western Michigan University
  • M.A., Ohio State University
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Rebecca Ulland
Associate Professor
Modern Languages and Literatures
166 Whitman Hall
Phone: 906-227-1820
Began teaching at NMU in 2006
  • B.A., Carleton College
  • M.A., University of Minnesota
  • Ph.D., University of Minnesota