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On October 27, 2023, the Department of Comparative Studies was pleased to host a day-long colloquium on the theme of Christianity and Economy. Over fifty attendees gathered in the Ohio Union to…

In Fall 2024, Eleanor Paynter will join the University of Oregon as Assistant Professor of Italian. The position is in Italian and Global Media, and Eleanor will teach in her home department of…

Now three weeks into the spring semester, have you had the chance to meet our newest faculty members, who joined us in August?


Please join us in congratulating Comparative Studies alum Dr. Seth Gaiters (2021)!

We've recently learned that Seth is among 14 individuals to have been awarded a 2023 Ford Foundation…

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Philip Armstrong
Professor, Department Chair
Ph.D. Candidate in Comparative Studies & Folklore, Graduate Research Associate