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Graduate Faculty

Joseph Bartolomeo, Professor and Chair of the Department of English, A.B., Georgetown, 1980; M.A., Harvard, 1982; Ph.D., 1986.

Jenny S. Spencer, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, B.A., Iowa, 1973; M.A., 1975; Ph.D., 1982.

Joseph Black, Associate Professor and Associate Director of Graduate Studies, B.A., Toronto, 1985; M.A., Carleton University, Ottawa, 1986; Ph.D., Toronto, 1996.

Dara Wier, Professor and Director of M.F.A. Program, B.S., Longwood College, 1971; M.F.A., Bowling Green, 1974.

Jenny Adams, Associate Professor, California at Los Angeles, 1992; A.M., Chicago, 1994; Ph.D., 2000.

Jocelyn Almeida-Beveridge, Assistant Professor, B.A., Tufts, 1991; Ph.D., Boston College, 2001.

Chris Bachelder, Assistant Professor, B.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1992; M.F.A., Florida, 2002.

Nicholas Knowles Bromell, Professor, B.A., Amherst, 1972; M.A., Stanford, 1979; Ph.D., 1987.

Deborah Carlin, Professor, B.A., California at San Diego, 1979; M.A., Harvard, 1983; Ph.D., 1987; M.S.W., Smith, 1994.

Stephen Clingman, Professor, B.A., Witwatersrand, South Africa, 1976; (Hons), 1977; D.Phil., Oxford, England, 1983.

Suzanne Daly, Assistant Professor, B.A., Pennsylvania, 1993; M.A., Columbia, 1995; Ph.D., 2002.

Jane P. Degenhardt, Assistant Professor, B.A., Hamilton College, 1993; M.A., North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1999; Ph.D., Pennsylvania, 2005.

Laura Doyle, Professor, B.A., Beloit, 1979; M.A., Illinois, 1981; Ph.D., Brandeis, 1987.

Martín Espada, Professor, B.A., Wisconsin at Madison, 1981; J.D., Northeastern, 1985.

Kirby Farrell, Professor, B.A., Clark, 1964; M.A., Rutgers, 1968; Ph.D., 1972.

Tanya Fernando, Assistant Professor, B.A., Chicago, 1991; M.A., New York University, 1995; Ph.D., Chicago, 2005.

David Fleming, Associate Professor, A.B., Davidson, 1983; M.A., North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1989; Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon, 1996.

James A. Freeman, Professor, B.A., Amherst, 1956; Ph.D., Minnesota, 1968.

Peter Gizzi, Professor, B.A., New York University, 1986; M.F.A., Brown, 1991; Ph.D., New York at Buffalo, 1997.

Stephen J. Harris, Associate Professor, B.A., Bishop’s University, 1988; M.A., Ottawa, 1991; Ph.D., Loyola, 1998.

Anne Herrington, Professor, B.A., Susquehanna, 1970; M.A., Vermont, 1974; Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1983.

Haivan Hoang, Assistant Professor, B.A., California at Berkeley, 1996; M.A., California State University at Hayward, 1999; Ph.D., Ohio State, 2004.

Noy Holland, Professor, B.A., Middlebury College, 1984; M.F.A., Florida, 1994.

Ruth Jennison, Assistant Professor, B.A., Bryn Mawr, 1996; Ph.D., California at Berkeley, 2004.

Arthur Kinney, Professor, B.A., Syracuse, 1955; M.S., Columbia, 1956; Ph.D., Michigan, 1963.

Randall Knoper, Associate Professor, B.A., Iowa, 1977; M.A., Indiana, 1981; Ph.D., 1986.

Donna LeCourt, Associate Professor, B.S., Fitchburg State, 1985; M.A., Washington State, 1987; Ph.D., Ohio State, 1993.

Mason I. Lowance, Jr., Professor, B.A., Princeton, 1960; B.A., Oxford, 1964; M.A., 1966; Ph.D., Emory, 1967.

Rachel Mordecai, Assistant Professor, B.A., Brandeis, 1990; M.A., University of West Indies, 1997; Ph.D., Minnesota, 2007.

Sabina Murray, Professor, B.A., Mount Holyoke, 1989; M.A., Texas, 1994.

Asha Nadkarni, Assistant Professor, B.A., Connecticut College, 1996; M.A., Brown, 2001; Ph.D., 2006.

Margaret O’Brien, Professor and Director of the Irish Studies Program, B.A., Mount Holyoke, 1967; M.A., University College, Dublin, 1970; Ph.D., Trinity College, Dublin, 1976.

Hoang Phan, Assistant Professor, B.A., Chicago, 1998; Ph.D., California at Berkeley, 2004.

Jordana Rosenberg, Assistant Professor, B.A., Wesleyan, 1994; M.A., Cornell, 1998; Ph.D., 2003.

TreaAndrea Russworm, Assistant Professor, B.A., Brown, 1998; M.A., Chicago, 2002; Ph.D., 2008.

Joseph T. Skerrett, Jr., Professor, B.A., Saint Francis College, 1964; M.A., Johns Hopkins, 1965; M. Phil., Yale, 1972; Ph.D., 1975.

Janine Solberg, Assistant Professor, B.A., Moorhead State, 1998; M.A., Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2001; Ph.D., 2007.

James Tate, Professor, B.A., Kansas State College of Pittsburg, 1965; M.F.A., Iowa, 1967.

David Toomey, Assistant Professor, A.B., Hamilton College, 1978; M.A., Massachusetts, 1986; Ph.D., Virginia, 1998.

Ron Welburn, Associate Professor, B.A., Lincoln, 1968; M.A., Arizona, 1971; Ph.D., New York, 1983.

James E. Young, Professor, B.A., California at Santa Cruz, 1973; M.A., California at Berkeley, 1976; Ph.D., California at Santa Cruz, 1983.

Adam Zucker, Assistant Professor, B.A., Brown, 1994; M.A., Columbia, 1997; Ph.D., 2004.