Communication Arts, Languages & Literature Department

Department Head: Dr. Terry Schliesman
Administrator: Dana M. John

Department Mailing Address:

Western State Colorado University
Taylor Hall 216
600 North Adams Street
Gunnison, CO 81231

Department Phone Numbers:

Phone: 970.943.2025
Fax: 970.943.2028

Faculty

Senior Lecturer in English
B.A., Western State Colorado University; M.A., University of Colorado.
Phone: (970) 943-2099
Office Location: Taylor Hall 225B
Honors Program Director Kelsey L Bennett
Honors Program Director
B.A., Saint John's College, Santa Fe, Ph.D., University of Denver
Phone: (970) 943-7021
Office Location: Taylor Hall Honors Center 110A
Lecturer in English
Phone: 970-943-2092
Office Location: TAY 208B
Lecturer in English
Phone: 970-943-2092
Office Location: TAY 208B
Professor of Communication Arts
B.A., St. Michael's College; M.A., State University of New York-Albany; Ph.D., University of Colorado.
Phone: (970) 943-3042
Office Location: Taylor Hall 218
Picture of Courtney P. Fullmer
Senior Lecturer in Communication Arts
B.A., University of San Diego;, M.A., Colorado State University.
Phone: (970) 943-2087
Office Location: Taylor Hall 220A
Dr. Lorena Gomez, Assistant Professor of Spanish, Spanish Program
Assistant Professor of Spanish
Ph.D., The University of Alabama, M.A., University of Mississippi, B.A., Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogota Colombia
Phone: 970-943-2306
Office Location: 222A
Lecturer in Spanish
M.A. Complutense University, Madrid, B.A., Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas - Venezuela
Phone: 970-943-2262
Office Location: 225A
Lecturer in Philosophy, English, & Communication Arts
Ph.D., University of California, M.A., University of Colorado, B.A., Western State Colorado University
Phone:
Office Location: Taylor Hall 212C
Dr. John C. Hausdoerffer
Professor and Director of the Master of Environmental Management Program; Professor of Env Sustainability & Philosophy; Director, Headwaters Project
B.A., Western State Colorado University; , M.A., St. John's College; , Ph.D., Washington State University.
Phone: (970) 943-3450
Office Location: Kelley Hall 107
Courtney P. Fullmer
Assistant Professor of English; Director of the Contemporary Writer Series
PhD, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MFA, Arizona State University, BA, California State University, Chico
Phone: 970.943.2178
Office Location: Taylor Hall 208E
Christine Jespersen
Professor of English
B.A., University of Colorado-Boulder; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University.
Phone: (970) 943-2088
Office Location: Taylor Hall 220B
Douglas S. Jones
Lecturer in English
B.A., California State University, Chico, M.F.A., Arizona State University
Phone: 970.943.2171
Office Location: Taylor Hall 208C
Jack Lucido
Professor of Communication Arts
B.A., Humboldt State University; , M.F.A., University of North Carolina-Greensboro.
Phone: (970) 943-3052
Office Location: Taylor Hall 212E
Alina M. Luna
Professor of English
B.A., Russell Sage College; , Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany.
Phone: (970) 943-2456
Office Location: Taylor Hall 208F
Director of Philosophy, Professor of Philosophy
B.A., Pace University , Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany
Phone: (970) 943-3004
Office Location: Taylor Hall 208E
Assistant Professor of Communication Arts
B.A., University of Colorado at Boulder, Studio Arts, B.F.A., University of Colorado at Boulder, Film Studies (cum laude), M.F.A., University of Illinois at Chicago, Moving Image
Phone: (970) 943-2581
Office Location: Taylor Hall 220B
Associate Professor of Communication Arts
Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University, M.A., The Michigan State University, B.A., M.A., Chung-Ang University
Phone: 970-943-2265
Office Location: Taylor Hall 222C
Shelley Read
Senior Lecturer in English
B.A., University of Denver;, M.A., Temple University
Phone: (970) 943-2579
Office Location: Taylor Hall 225C
Chair: Communication Arts, Languages and Literature Department; Professor of Communication Arts
Phone: (970)943-2036
Office Location: Taylor 222A
Department Chair of CALL
PhD, M.A., Washington State University; B.A.. Central Washington University
Phone: 970-943-2036
Office Location: Taylor Hall 216A
Mark Todd
Professor of English
BA, MA, Eastern New Mexico University; PhD, Texas Tech University.
Phone: (970) 943-2016
Office Location: Taylor Hall 208G
Lecturer in Communication Arts
B.S. California State University Northridge, M.S. University of Denver, M.F.A. University of Alaska Anchorage
Phone: (970) 943-2025
Office Location: Taylor Hall 208B