Associate Professor, Director of Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies (CREES)
Wescoe Hall, Room 2140
Office Hours:

By appointment

Professor, Chair, Slavic Languages and Literatures
Wescoe Hall, Room 2128
Office Hours:

M, T, W, R, 10:00-12:00

Teaching interests: Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian Language, Structure of Russian and Russian Functional Grammar, South Slavic Culture and Literature, Ottoman Bosnia.

Research interests: Slavic verbal aspect, cognitive linguistics.

Marc L. Greenberg portrait
Professor of Slavic Languages & Literatures, Director, School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures, Corresponding Member, Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Courtesy Professor of Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies, Courtesy Professor of Linguistics
Wescoe Hall, Room 2118
Office Hours:

By appointment

Prof. Greenberg received his MA at the University of Chicago (1984) and PhD at UCLA (1990), both in Slavic linguistics. His work concerns Slavic diachrony and sociolinguistics.​


Assistant Professor, Director of Graduate Studies, Editor of the Tolstoy Studies Journal
Wescoe Hall, Room 2138
Office Hours:

T, R, 12:00-1:00

Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies
Wescoe Hall, Room 2127
Office Hours:

M, 11:00-12:00, R, 10:00-11:00, T, R, 1:00-2:00

Svetlana Vassileva-Karagyozova
Associate Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 2141
Office Hours:

By appointment

Assistant Professor, Coordinator of the KU Intensive Russian Language Program in Ft. Carson, CO, Director of the KU Summer Language Institute in Lviv, Ukraine
Wescoe, Room 2139
Office Hours:

W, F, 1:00-2:00

Associated Faculty

Professor, Department of History
Wescoe Hall, Room 3638
Professor Emeritus, Center for Russian, Eastern European & Eurasian Studies
Wescoe Hall, Room 4032
Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology
Fraser Hall, Room 616
Assistant Professor, Department of Theatre
785-864-5251 or 6295
Murphy Hall, Room 356
Associate Professor, Department of History
(785) 864-9445
Wescoe Hall, Room 3621
Associate Professor, Department of History
Wescoe Hall, Room 3641

Retired or Emeritus Faculty

Maria Carlson
Professor Emerita (ret. 2014)
picture of Edith Clowes
Professor at KU (1999 - 2012)
Stephen Jan Parker
Professor Emeritus (ret. 2011)
2130 Wescoe Hall
Lecturer at KU (1994 - 2014)
2126 Wescoe Hall

Deceased Faculty

picture of Joseph L. Conrad
Professor, Deceased
Professor, Deceased
picture of Jadwiga Maurer
Professor, Deceased
Professor, Deceased


Lecturer, Slovene and Bosnian-Croatian-Serbian
(785) 864-2353
Wescoe Hall, Room 2130
Office Hours:

M, F 9:00-9:50, W 12:00-12:50

Teaching interests: Slovene, Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian languages.

Lecturer, Turkish, Critical Languages Consortium Coordinator, School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures
Wescoe Hall, Room 2123
Office Hours:

M, F, 12:00-1:00

Lecturer, Persian
Wescoe Hall, Room 2096
Irina Fediunina Six
Lecturer, Russian, Academic Program Associate
Wescoe Hall, Room 2135
Office Hours:

M, W, 3:00-4:00 and by appointment

Teaching interests: Russian language pedagogy, business Russian.

Fort Carson Russian Instructors

Russian Instructors teaching in Fort Carson, CO under the KU Language Training Center Program

Lecturer, Russian, KU Language Training Center
Lecturer, Russian, KU Language Training Center


HR Program Assistant
50 Strong Hall
Graduate Academic Advisor, CLAS
3107 Wescoe Hall
Accounting Specialist
50 Strong Hall
Coordinator, Media, Outreach, Recruitment, Development, School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures
(785) 864-4803
2084 Wescoe
Administrative Assistant
2133 Wescoe Hall

Graduate Students

Ph.D.Student, KU Dept. of Slavic Languages & Literatures
Wescoe Hall, Room 2122
Office Hours:

T, R, 10:00-11:00

In his research, Krzysztof examines the intersections of language, identity, and ethnicity, both from linguistic and anthropological perspective.

Office Hours:

W, F, 10:00-11:00

Wescoe Hall, Room 2137
Office Hours:

M, W, 11:00-12:00

Wescoe Hall, Room 2122
Office Hours:

T, 1:00-3:00, and by appointment

Wescoe Hall, Room 2137
Office Hours:

M, W, 12:00-2:00

Wescoe Hall, Room 2136
Office Hours:

T, R, 2:30-3:30

Wescoe Hall, Room 2136
Office Hours:

M, F, 10:00-11:00

Wescoe Hall, Room 2122
Office Hours:

By appointment

Wescoe Hall, Room 2137
Office Hours:

By appointment


Wescoe Hall, Room 2136
Office Hours:

M, R, 12:00-1:00

Wescoe Hall, Room 2129
Office Hours:




1st annual Graduation Ceremony

KU’s Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies program is one of only 12 federally-funded national resource centers in the US
Only doctoral program in Slavic Languages and Literatures between the Mississippi and the West Coast
100% of graduate students in the Slavic program had funding in academic year 2012-13
KU's Libraries house over 500,000 volumes of Slavic books and electronic editions
Two of the department’s last four doctoral candidates have won a Fulbright grants to conduct dissertation research abroad