Faculty

Humanities

Claire Peterson

Claire Peterson

Assistant Professor of Humanities

Credentials:

BA (Hons) in Modern Studies in the Humanities (emphasis on Literature, Culture and Society), The University of Ulster

MA in Irish Studies, Queen’s University, Belfast

5 years of PhD research for the School of Languages and Literature at the University of Ulster, studying female writers of the Irish Literary Revival.

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Academic and Administration

Room:

237 Q

Phone:

801-957-4929

Email:

Claire.Peterson@slcc.edu

Philosophy

Jane Drexler

Jane Drexler

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Credentials:

PhD in Philosophy, State University of New York at Binghamton

MA in Philosophy, State University of New York, Binghamton (History and Major sub-fields of Philosophy)

BA in Philosophy, Colorado University

BA in Communications, Colorado University

Jane Drexler's Professional Website

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Academic and Administration

Room:

237 R

Phone:

801-957-4438

Email:

Jane.Drexler@slcc.edu

Alexander Izrailevsky

Alexander Izrailevsky

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Credentials:

PhD in Modern French Philosophy, Academy of Science of the USSR

MA in Philosophy, Gorky Ural State University

BA in Philosophy, Gorky Ural State University

Campus:

South City

Room:

3-186 J

Phone:

801-957-3714

Email:

Alexander.Izrailevsky@slcc.edu

Religious Studies

Wijitha Bandara

Wijitha Bandara

Assistant Professor of Humanities

Credentials:

Ph.D. in Religious Studies, University of Virginia, 2010

College M.A. in Religious Studies, University of Virginia, 2004

M.A. in Buddhist Philosophy, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka, 1995

B.A. (Honors) in Languages, University of Kelaniya, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 1995

Prachina Pandit, Society of Oriental Languages, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 1988 Concentration: Sinhala, Sanskrit, Pali, and Buddhist Scriptures

Wijitha Bandara's Professional Website

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Academic and Administration

Room:

236 AS

Phone:

801-957-3953

Email:

Wijitha.Bandara@slcc.edu

Suzanne Jacobs

Suzanne Jacobs

Associate Professor of Religious Studies

Credentials:

M Phil in Middle Eastern Studies/Arabic Emphasis Islamic Studies, University of Utah

MS in Religious Studies, University of Colorado, Boulder

BA in Philosophy and Religion, and English Literature, Colgate University

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Academic and Administration

Room:

237 T

Phone:

801-957-4918

Email:

Suzanne.Jacobs@slcc.edu

World Languages

Jeanine Alesch

Jeanine Alesch

Associate Professor of French

Credentials:

PhD in French Literature, University of Pennsylvania

MA in French Literature, University of Pennsylvania

AB in French Literature, Bryn Mawr College

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Academic and Administration

Room:

237 W

Phone:

801-957-5104

Email:

Jeanine.Alesch@slcc.edu

Carolina Bloem

Carolina Bloem

Assistant Professor of Spanish

Credentials:

MA in Spanish Literature, University of Utah

BA in Spanish Literature, University of Utah

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Academic and Administration

Room:

237 W

Phone:

801-957-4512

Email:

Carolina.Bloem@slcc.edu

Laura Bradford

Laura Bradford

Associate Professor of Spanish

Credentials:

MA University of Utah in Spanish Language and Literature

BA University of Utah in Spanish

AAS Salt Lake Community College

Campus:

South City

Room:

3-186 H

Phone:

801-957-3207

Takashi Ebira

Takashi Ebira

Assistant Professor of Japanese

Credentials:

MA in Linguistics (Applied Linguistics track), University of Utah

BA in Linguistics (General/Theoretical Linguistics emphasis), University of Utah

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Academic and Administration

Room:

237 U

Phone:

801-957-5101

Email:

Takashi.Ebira@slcc.edu