Faculty & Staff

Aviva Briefel (on leave for the 2016-17 academic year)
Professor of English and Cinema Studies
Victorian literature and culture, film

Tess E. Chakkalakal (on leave for the 2016-17 academic year)
Associate Professor of Africana Studies and English

Brock Clarke
Professor of English

David A. Collings 
Professor of English

Guy Mark Foster
Associate Professor of English
20th century African American literature, lesbian and gay studies, interracial literature

Celeste Goodridge
Professor of English

Morten Hansen
Visiting Assistant Professor of English

Ann L. Kibbie 
Associate Professor of English
Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Literature; Literature and Medicine

Aaron Kitch 
Associate Professor of English
Chair of English Department
Renaissance literature and drama; literary history; aesthetics and politics

Belinda Kong
Associate Professor of Asian Studies and English

Angel Daniel Matos
CFD Postdoctoral Fellow in English

Elizabeth Muther
Associate Professor of English

Samia Rahimtoola
Assistant Professor of English

Marilyn Reizbaum
Harrison King McCann Professor of English
Modernisms, James Joyce, Scottish and Irish literatures and film, Jewish cultural studies

Russell Rymer
Visiting Writer-in-Residence

Maggie Solberg (on leave for the 2016-17 academic year)
Assistant Professor of English

Hilary J. Thompson
Assistant Professor of English

Anthony E. Walton
Senior Writer-in-Residence

Emeritus Faculty

Franklin G. Burroughs
Harrison King McCann Research Professor of the English Language Emeritus

William C. Watterson
Edward Little Professor of the English Language and Literature Emeritus
Shakespeare, Elizabethan Drama, the literary pastoral, Hawthorne, sonnets, English Renaissance poetry and prose

Research Associate

Terri Nickel
Research Associate in English


Laurie Holland
Department Coordinator
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