Faculty & Staff

Aviva Briefel
Professor of English and Cinema Studies
Victorian literature and culture, film

Tess E. Chakkalakal
Peter M. Small Associate Professor of Africana Studies and English

Brock Clarke
A. Leroy Greason Professor of English; Chair of English Department

David A. Collings 
Professor of English

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

Morten Hansen
Visiting Assistant Professor of English

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

Aaron Kitch  (on leave for the 2018-19 academic year)
Associate Professor of English
Renaissance literature and drama; literary history; aesthetics and politics

Belinda Kong

John F. and Dorothy H. Magee Associate Professor of Asian Studies and English
Director of Asian Studies Program

Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich
Assistant Professor of English
Elizabeth Muther (on leave for the spring 2019 semester)
Associate Professor of English

Samia Rahimtoola
Assistant Professor of English

Marilyn Reizbaum 
Harrison King McCann Professor of English, Director of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Program
Modernisms, James Joyce, Scottish and Irish literatures and film, Jewish cultural studies

Maggie Solberg
Assistant Professor of English

Hilary J. Thompson
Associate Professor of English

Anthony E. Walton
Senior Writer-in-Residence

Emeriti 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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