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Ryan J. Stark Ph.D

Associate Professor of Humanities
503-589-8190
rstark@corban.edu

Ph.D. Texas Christian University

Professional: Dr. Stark's courses include freshmen and advanced writing, logic, philosophy, and American thought and culture. He primarily researches the late Renaissance, or the early Enlightenment, depending. His monograph, Rhetoric, Science, and Magic in Seventeenth-Century England, appeared at The Catholic University of America Press in 2009. More recently, he co-edited with Tina Skouen a collection titled Rhetoric and the Early Royal Society (Brill, 2015). Various journals have published his essays, among them The Journal of the History of Ideas, Literature and Theology, and Rhetorica.

Personal: He likes gothic architecture.

Why Corban:  "I love teaching in Corban's vibrant liberal arts setting."