Head of Department

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


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

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)

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

Assistant Professors:

Sarah Gordon, Graduate Studies Administrator
BA Hons. (Queens University), MA (University College London), PhD (Indiana University) 

Daniel Peretti
BA (Grand Valle State University), MA (Indiana University), PhD (Indiana University)

Kelley Totten
BA (Washington and Lee University), MA (University of Oregon), 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)

Philip Hiscock
BA, MA, PhD (Memorial)

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

Gerald Pocius, Professor Emeritus

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, Professor Emeritus
BA, PhD (Sheffield)

Adjunct Faculty:

Joy Fraser

Diane Goldstein
Indiana University - Bloomington

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






Department of Folklore

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000