Professor of Russian, Chair of Foreign Languages and Literatures, Director of PSU Russian Language Flagship, Portland State University
Sandra Freels has taught Russian language, literature, and cultural history at Portland State since 1981. She is the author of three textbooks, Focus on Russian, The Golden Age, and Russian in Use. She currently directs Portland State's new Russian Language Flagship program.
Portland State University (Director, PSU Russian Language Flagship, 2008- ; Chair, Foreign Languages and Literatures, 2001- ; Professor of Russian, 1991- ; Associate Professor of Russian, 1987-1991; Assistant Professor of Russian, 1981-1987; Visiting Instructor of Russian, 1979-1980)
Portland Community College (Instructor, English as a Non-Native Language, 1980-1983)
University of Utah (Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian, 1978-1979)
Stanford University (Lecturer, Slavic Languages and Literatures, 1976-1978)
Sandra Freels Rosengrant. Russian in Use: An Interactive Approach to Advanced Commuicative Competence. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2007.
Sandra Rosengrant and Elena Lifschitz. The Golden Age: Readings in Russian Literature of the Nineteenth Century. New York: John Wiley, 1996.
Sandra Rosengrant and Elena Lifschitz. Focus on Russian: An Interactive Approach to Communication. New York: John Wiley, 1991, 1996.
Honors and Awards:
Portland State University: George Hoffman Award For Faculty Excellence, 1999