Faculty


Head of Department

Holly Everett, (cross-appointed with Music)
BA (Texas at Austin), MA, PhD (Memorial)

Professors

 

Diane Tye
BA (Mount Allison), MA, PhD (Memorial)

Graduate Administrator (2017-18)

Harris Berger

BA (Wesleyan University), MA, PhD (Indiana University)

 Associate Professors

Cory Thorne (cross-appointed with Music)
BMus (Memorial), MA, PhD (University of Pennsylvania)

Jillian Gould, Coordinator, Certificate in Newfoundland Studies
BA Hons (Toronto), MA (New York), PhD (Memorial)

Philip Hiscock,
BA, MA, PhD (Memorial), Graduate Studies Administrator

Mariya Lesiv, Undergraduate Liaison
BA (Lviv, Ukraine), MA, PhD (University of Alberta)

Assistant Professors:

Sarah Gordon

BA Hons. (Queens University), NA (University College London), PhD (Indiana University) 

Cognate Faculty:

John Bodner, Grenfell Campus
BA (Trent), MA (Memorial), PhD  (Memorial)

Doreen Klassen, Grenfell Campus
BA (Wilfred Laurier), MA (Manitoba), PhD (Indiana)

Kati Szego, (School of Music, cross-appointed with Folklore)
BMus (Queens), MA (Hawaii) PhD (Washington)

Retired Faculty:

Beverley Diamond, (Joint-appointed, Music and Folklore) Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, Director of MMAP, Canada Research Chair in Traditional Music, Ethnomusicology
BMus.Hons, MA, PhD (Toronto)

Martin Lovelace
BA (Wales), MA (Alberta), MA, PhD (Memorial)

Gerald Pocius, Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, University Research Professor
BS (Drexel), MA (Memorial), PhD (University of Pennsylvania)

Neil Rosenberg, Professor Emeritus

BA (Oberlin), MA, PhD (Indiana)

Paul Smith
BA, PhD (Sheffield)

Adjunct Faculty:

Joy Fraser
George Mason University - Fairfax, Virginia

Diane Goldstein
Indiana University - Bloomington

Brian Cherwick

BMus ( Brandon ), MA (Alberta ), PhD ( Alberta )

 

 

 

 

Contact

Department of Folklore

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

becomestudent@mun.ca