• Ross Shideler co-edited with Kathleen L. Komar the volume, Lyrical Symbols and Narrative Transformations (1998).
  • Prof. Shideler’s other publications include a wide range of articles as well as his own poetry, translations of Swedish poetry, and two plays by Per Olov Enquist.


  • Distinguished Teaching Award from the UCLA Alumni Association (1985)
  • Elected Vice-President and President of the Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Society (1996-2000)
  • Elected to the board of the International Comparative Literature Association as Treasurer for the Americas (2004)
  • Professor Shideler has been an Associate Dean in the Graduate Division since 2003.