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  • Sahar Abdulaziz
  • Oluwafunmila Adenugba

    Oluwafunmila Adenugba

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Denise Albanese

    Denise Albanese

    Professor

    Literature: affect and politics; problems in mass culture and popular culture; science and technology studies; critical historicism and the contemporary moment; Shakespeare in public culture; Milton and early modern literature

  • Elizabeth Small Allen

    Elizabeth Small Allen

    Adjunct Faculty

    Composition

  • Hussain Almalki

    Hussain Almalki

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Linguistics

  • Amal Alotaibi

    Amal Alotaibi

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Amal Amireh

    Amal Amireh

    Associate Professor

    Literature: middle eastern literature; world literature; gender and sexuality

  • Eric Gary Anderson

    Eric Gary Anderson

    Associate Professor

    Literature: American Indian literatures, Southern studies, Native American and Indigenous Studies, American fiction from the beginnings to the 21st century, multi-ethnic American literatures

  • Trela N Anderson

    Trela N Anderson

    Adjunct Faculty

    Composition

  • Ann L Ardis

    Ann L Ardis

    Dean, College of Humanities and Social Sciences

    Professor

    British modernism; technologies of culture; periodical press history; gender

  • Andrew Paul Art

    Andrew Paul Art

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Jennifer Atkinson

    Jennifer Atkinson

    Professor

    Creative Writing: poetry, ecopoetics, eco-justice, recent and contemporary American poetry

  • Eric K. Auld

    Eric K. Auld

    Instructor

    Composition: Composition, creative writing, humor writing

  • Tawnya Azar

    Tawnya Azar

    Assistant Professor

    Writing and Rhetoric

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  • Virginia Eggerton

    Virginia Eggerton

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Eric Eisner

    Eric Eisner

    Associate Chair

    Associate Professor

    Literature: 18th and 19th century British literature and culture, esp. Romanticism; lyric poetry; history of reading; literary and cultural theory

  • Hatim El-Hibri

    Hatim El-Hibri

    Assistant Professor

    Film and Media: global media and television studies, Middle East and Arab media studies, visual culture studies, urban studies, critical theory, media history and theory, religion and media, cultural studies

  • Laura A Ewing

    Laura A Ewing

    Adjunct Faculty

    Composition: Intercultural technical communication, digital communication, professional and technical writing

  • Douglas Eyman

    Douglas Eyman

    Associate Professor

    Writing and Rhetoric: Classical and contemporary rhetorical theory, digital rhetoric, digital scholarship and electronic publication, web authoring and design, technical and scientific writing

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  • Lourdes Fernandez

    Lourdes Fernandez

    Assistant Professor

    Writing and Rhetoric: writing program administration, professional writing, composition

  • Brian Fitzpatrick

    Brian Fitzpatrick

    Assistant Professor

    Composition: Workplace writing, writing transfer, writing in the disciplines, online pedagogy

  • Kevin M Flanagan

    Kevin M Flanagan

    Assistant Professor

    Composition: British film and television, adaptation studies, composition, British cultural studies, film and television directors, media history, arts documentary

  • Kerry Folan

    Kerry Folan

    Assistant Professor

  • Karen Foltz

    Karen Foltz

    Assistant Professor

  • John Burt Foster

    John Burt Foster

    University Professor

    Literature: world literature, modern fiction, comparative literature

  • Simonne Abigail Francis

    Simonne Abigail Francis

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Kyle François

    Kyle François

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing

  • Marlene Free

    Marlene Free

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Kyle M Freelander
  • Jenny Fried

    Jenny Fried

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing

  • Tara Lynn Fritz

    Tara Lynn Fritz

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Cynthia Fuchs

    Cynthia Fuchs

    Director

    Contact

    Associate Professor

    Film and Media Studies: Documentary, television, social media, war movies, sports media, black popular cultures, LGBTQ media, horror, action, and science fiction movies and TV, gender and sexuality

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  • Anna Sophia Habib

    Anna Sophia Habib

    Associate Professor

    Writing and Rhetoric: multilingual writing, second language writing, trauma studies, writing in the disciplines

  • Linda Ruth Hall

    Linda Ruth Hall

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Liesel Hamilton

    Liesel Hamilton

    Graduate Research Assistant

  • Tamara Harvey

    Tamara Harvey

    Associate Professor

    Literature: early American literature, early modern women's writing, feminist theory

  • Paul Haspel

    Paul Haspel

    Assistant Professor

    Chesapeake Bay regional literature and culture; film studies

  • Ronada Hewitt

    Ronada Hewitt

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Writing and Rhetoric: Millennial Protest/Rhetoric of Confrontation

  • Anthony Dyer Hoefer

    Anthony Dyer Hoefer

    Associate Professor

    Literature and culture of the U.S. South; race, religion, and literature; ecocriticism and environmental justice.

  • Julia Holcomb

    Julia Holcomb

    Adjunct Faculty

    Composition

  • Shaun R Holloway

    Shaun R Holloway

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Caitlin Holmes

    Caitlin Holmes

    Assistant Professor

    Composition, writing in the disciplines, writing across the curriculum, teaching literature, early modern literature

  • Billy Howell

    Billy Howell

    Assistant Professor

    Writing and Rhetoric; Creative Nonfiction & Fiction; Narrative Rhetorics; Prose Analysis; Modernist & Utopian Literature; Spatial Semiotics; Deconstruction & Hauntology

  • Virginia A Hoy

    Virginia A Hoy

    Instructor

    Composition

  • Jessica Hurley

    Jessica Hurley

    Assistant Professor

    Literature: Speculative fiction and sci-fi; environmental humanities; C20/21 multi-ethnic American literatures; postcolonial and Indigenous literatures; science and technology studies; gender and sexuality studies.

  • Jiyoung Joan Hwang

    Jiyoung Joan Hwang

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Writing and Rhetoric. Pedagogy. Writing across curriculum. Composition for multilingual writers

  • Jiwoong Hyun

    Jiwoong Hyun

    Adjunct Faculty

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  • Tania Rachel James

    Tania Rachel James

    Associate Professor

    Fiction

  • Rosemary Jann

    Rosemary Jann

    Emeritus Faculty

    nineteenth-century British literature, history of science, interdisciplinary and cultural studies

  • Elspeth Jensen

    Elspeth Jensen

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing

  • Sarah Johnson

    Sarah Johnson

    Graduate Lecturer

    Writing and rhetoric: composition pedagogy, mindfulness meditation, writing centers, antiracist writing assessment, translingualism.

  • Timothy Johnson

    Timothy Johnson

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing: Fiction, Speculative Fiction, Moral Philosophies, Religion and Society, Demagoguery and Authoritarianism, Simulated Worlds

  • Joyce P. Johnston

    Joyce P. Johnston

    Adjunct Faculty

    Composition: Digital intellectual property, online civility, online instructional design, oral response to student writing

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  • Michelle LaFrance

    Michelle LaFrance

    Associate Professor

    Writing and Rhetoric: Feminist research, community writing, writing across the curriculum/in the disciplines, ethnography, writing program administration and pedagogy

  • Justin Lafreniere

    Justin Lafreniere

    Short Fiction, Experimental Fiction, Novel and Novella Writing

  • Eric D Larson

    Eric D Larson

    Adjunct Faculty

    Writing and Rhetoric

  • Debra Lattanzi Shutika

    Debra Lattanzi Shutika

    Chair

    Associate Professor

    Folklore: Sense of Place, Appalachian Studies, Transnational Migration

  • Heidi Y. Lawrence

    Heidi Y. Lawrence

    Assistant Professor

    Writing and Rhetoric: Medical rhetoric, vaccine controversy, professional and technical communication, public rhetoric, rhetoric of science and technology

  • Susan Lawrence

    Susan Lawrence

    Writing Center Director

    Associate Professor

    Writing center theory and practice, research methods, discourse analysis

  • Stephanie L. Liberatore

    Stephanie L. Liberatore

    Assistant Professor

    Composition and Creative Nonfiction

  • Casey Jenifer Lichtman

    Casey Jenifer Lichtman

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing

  • Jeffrey Lipack

    Jeffrey Lipack

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Lisa Lister

    Lisa Lister

    Associate Director

    Professor

    Composition: First year composition, teacher development, scholarship of teaching and learning

  • J Samaine Lockwood

    J Samaine Lockwood

    Director of Undergraduate Programs

    Associate Professor

    Literature: nineteenth-century American literature; gender and sexuality studies; research methods; queer theory

  • Cynthia Lukyanenko

    Cynthia Lukyanenko

    Assistant Professor

    language acquisition, morphology, morphosyntax, language variation, real-time language comprehension

  • Rachael Graham Lussos

    Rachael Graham Lussos

    Adjunct Faculty

    medical rhetoric, health communication, proposal writing, activism, multimodal composition

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  • Lisa Marie Macedo

    Lisa Marie Macedo

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Marissa Catherine Mack

    Marissa Catherine Mack

    Assistant Professor

  • Janice E Majewski

    Janice E Majewski

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Michael G Malouf

    Michael G Malouf

    Director of Graduate Programs

    Associate Professor

    Literature: Modernism; Anglophone novel, drama, and poetry, spec. Irish, Caribbean, British literature; literary theory, postcolonialism and cultural studies; history of English.

  • Horace Williams Mann

    Horace Williams Mann

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Jonathan M. Marine

    Jonathan M. Marine

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Composition

  • Holly M Mason

    Holly M Mason

    Graduate Admissions Coordinator

  • Courtney Massie

    Courtney Massie

    Instructor

    Writing center studies, graduate student professionalization, empathy

  • Jessica Matthews

    Jessica Matthews

    Professor

    Composition

  • Robert I Matz

    Robert I Matz

    Campus Dean

    Literature: Early modern literature, Shakespeare and Renaissance drama, gender and sexuality

  • Ryan McDonald

    Ryan McDonald

    Assistant Professor

    Composition: composition and writing center pedagogy

  • Bree McGregor

    Bree McGregor

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    veterans studies; digital composition; theories of networks, participation, and identity

  • Caely McHale

    Caely McHale

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Kathryn Marie Meeks

    Kathryn Marie Meeks

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Emily C Merrick

    Emily C Merrick

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Linguistics: Semantics & pragmatics, Japanese phonology

  • Jennifer Ann Messier

    Jennifer Ann Messier

    Assistant Professor

    Writing and Rhetoric: Writing Program Administration incl. Labor Advocacy, Professional Development, and Curriculum Development | Composition Pedagogy incl. Writing about Writing, Public Writing, Active Learning, Distance Learning, and Service Learning

  • Teresa L Michals

    Teresa L Michals

    Associate Professor

    Literature: history of children's literature; eighteenth-century British literature; disability studies

  • Paul Jarod Michiels

    Paul Jarod Michiels

    Graduate Research Assistant

  • Christian Michael Mincks

    Christian Michael Mincks

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Willmaria Carolina Miranda

    Willmaria Carolina Miranda

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Katherine M. Miscavige

    Katherine M. Miscavige

    Assistant Professor

    Composition

  • Carol Mitchell

    Carol Mitchell

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing: Caribbean literature; science and technology studies; world literature; linguistics;

  • Martin Benjamin Mitchell

    Martin Benjamin Mitchell

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Alexander Monea

    Alexander Monea

    Assistant Professor

    Film and Media Studies, Science and Technology Studies, Cultural Studies, AI / Machine Learning, Big Data, Image Recognition, Computer Vision, Eye Tracking

  • Kimberly Teresa Montorio

    Kimberly Teresa Montorio

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Kyoko Mori

    Kyoko Mori

    Professor

    Creative Writing: non-fiction and fiction

  • Kelly M Mulhern

    Kelly M Mulhern

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Kara Mutuli

    Kara Mutuli

    Adjunct Faculty

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  • Michael J Pabich

    Michael J Pabich

    Adjunct Faculty

    Composition

  • Violeta Palchik

    Violeta Palchik

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Folklore: Folklore, Folklife, Public Folklore, Foodways, Immigrant Experience, Urban Folklore, Cultural Anthropology.

  • Eric Pankey

    Eric Pankey

    Professor

    Creative Writing: Poetry Writing, Modern and Contemporary Poetry

  • Jihoon Park

    Jihoon Park

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing: Fiction

  • Jay Patel

    Jay Patel

    Graduate Coordinator

  • Sondra K Patrick

    Sondra K Patrick

    Associate Professor

    Composition

  • Elizabeth Paul

    Elizabeth Paul

    Assistant Professor

    Composition: teaching composition in a multicultural classroom

  • Ashlee Payne

    Ashlee Payne

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Composition Theory, Writing Center Studies, Writing, Reading, Education Research

  • Alexandria Natalya Petrassi

    Alexandria Natalya Petrassi

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Justin H Petrisek

    Justin H Petrisek

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Literature: Novels of the American South, American short story; Creative Writing: Fiction, Non-fiction, Food and Wine journalism

  • Audrey S Pettibon

    Audrey S Pettibon

    Instructor

    - Visual and digital rhetoric and the rhetoric of display as they relate to discourse and identity. - Hyperbole and its influence on/representation in social rhetoric. - Targeted writing programs to address the professional and academic needs of non-traditional students in an online and blended-delivery setting.

  • Lisa E Photos

    Lisa E Photos

    Assistant Professor

    Composition

  • Kelly Marie Pieper

    Kelly Marie Pieper

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Thomas H Polk

    Thomas H Polk

    Instructor

  • Sofia Puente-Lay

    Sofia Puente-Lay

    Graduate Research Assistant

  • Ana Pugatch

    Ana Pugatch

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing: Modernist poetry, classical Chinese poetry, German Expressionism

  • Rachel Purdy

    Rachel Purdy

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing, Literary Journalism, Travel Writing, Biography

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  • Randa Saad Awad Saad

    Randa Saad Awad Saad

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Kristin Samuelian

    Kristin Samuelian

    Associate Professor

    Literature: British literature and culture of the long nineteenth century, nineteenth-century British novel, materialist approaches to literature.

  • Andreea Sandu

    Andreea Sandu

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Sociohistorical linguistics; Romance linguistics; linguistic anthropology; language contact & dialectology; language evolution; history of linguistics; bilingual language acquisition; language and gender; language and literature; language and cinema

  • Catherine E. Saunders

    Catherine E. Saunders

    Professor

    Composition: 19th-century American literature, with particular focus on works by women and African-Americans; the novel; the antislavery movement; digital humanities; open educational resources; writing in and about the disciplines.

  • James E Savage

    James E Savage

    Assistant Professor

    Writing and Rhetoric: multilingual education, composition, public rhetoric, qualitative research

  • Jessica Scarlata

    Jessica Scarlata

    Associate Professor

    Film and Media Studies: global and transnational cinema; incarceration and security; diaspora and migration; violence and human rights; colonialism; Indian, Irish, and Latin American film; race, ethnicity, gender, and sexuality

  • Sylvia L.R. Schreiner

    Sylvia L.R. Schreiner

    Assistant Professor

    Linguistics: Syntax, morphology, language documentation and revitalization; Scottish Gaelic, St. Lawrence Island / Siberian Yupik; aspect, tense, mood, modality; Distributed Morphology; roots and categories; nominals and nominal functional structure.

  • Margaret Scolaro

    Margaret Scolaro

    Instructor

    Composition

  • Laura Ellen Scott

    Laura Ellen Scott

    Academic Coordinator

    Professor

    Creative Writing

  • Shabrayle Antoinette Setliff

    Shabrayle Antoinette Setliff

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Jesse William Shawl
  • Tommy Sheffield

    Tommy Sheffield

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing: Poetry, publishing, editing

  • Susan R Shreve

    Susan R Shreve

    Professor

    Creative Writing: fiction

  • Valdy J Sica
  • Elizabeth Deloris Siebel

    Elizabeth Deloris Siebel

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Megan Sipos

    Megan Sipos

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Jace R Smellie

    Jace R Smellie

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Sheri Nicole Sorvillo

    Sheri Nicole Sorvillo

    Assistant Professor

    Composition and literature pedagogies, rhetorics of horror and mental distress, the writing and rhetoric of mental health conditions, and creative writing

  • Phillip Spinella

    Phillip Spinella

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Amanda Stack

    Amanda Stack

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative nonfiction, personal essay, memoir, flash nonfiction, travel writing, journalism, epilepsy, epileptic colonies, the Eugenics movement, Buck v. Bell, addiction, genetics & inheritance, stigma, fertility & menstruation, prison systems, gender studies, feminist theory, conflict resolution, and so on.

  • Christian Alexander Stanzione

    Christian Alexander Stanzione

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Emily R C Staudt

    Emily R C Staudt

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Writing and Rhetoric

  • Paula P Steele

    Paula P Steele

    Adjunct Faculty

    Writing,Teaching, and Learning

  • Hannah E Straton

    Hannah E Straton

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Peter Streckfus

    Peter Streckfus

    Associate Professor

    Creative Writing: Poetry

  • David Richard Stroup

    David Richard Stroup

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Kimberly D Stryker

    Kimberly D Stryker

    Adjunct Faculty

    Folklore: Folklore, Agriculture, Foodways, Supernatural Beliefs, Fear, Urban Legends, and Folklife Festivals.

  • Leah Sumrall

    Leah Sumrall

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Dominique Nicole Swann

    Dominique Nicole Swann

    Adjunct Faculty

    Composition, Cultural Studies, African & African American Studies

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  • Melissa Jo Wade

    Melissa Jo Wade

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing: Fiction writing, contemporary fiction and essays, journalism, philosophy, religion, and psychology

  • John P Walter

    John P Walter

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Writing and Rhetoric: digital rhetoric, theories and histories of rhetoric, composition pedagogy, technical communication, digital humanities, digital curation, rhetorics and poetics of memory, media ecology, medieval rhetorics and poetics

  • Géraldine Walther

    Géraldine Walther

    Assistant Professor

    Linguistics: Computational Linguistics, Linguistic Typology, Language and cognition, Morphology, Language documentation

  • Yamei Wang

    Yamei Wang

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Jill Waybright

    Jill Waybright

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Ellen K Weeren

    Ellen K Weeren

    Adjunct Faculty

  • steven h. weinberger

    steven h. weinberger

    Associate Professor

    Linguistics: phonetics, phonology, second language acquisition, speech accents, alien language

  • Sarah Wheeler

    Sarah Wheeler

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Stefan Wheelock

    Stefan Wheelock

    Associate Professor

    Literature: late eighteenth century/early nineteenth century black antislavery writing with a particular emphasis on slave narrative autobiography, early black polemic, and their contributions to Atlantic political and intellectual currencies

  • Yvette Claire Enthrose White

    Yvette Claire Enthrose White

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Gregg Wilhelm

    Gregg Wilhelm

    Director of the MFA Program

    Assistant Professor

    Creative Writing

  • Danielle Paige Williams

    Danielle Paige Williams

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Sarah Hope Wilson

    Sarah Hope Wilson

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Mary L Winsor

    Mary L Winsor

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Jennifer L Wood

    Jennifer L Wood

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Courtney Adams Wooten

    Courtney Adams Wooten

    Assistant Professor

    Writing and Rhetoric: Writing Program Administration, Feminist Rhetorics, Composition

  • Lillian C Wright

    Lillian C Wright

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Douglas J Wulf

    Douglas J Wulf

    Associate Professor

    Linguistics: Application of linguistics to TESL, formal semantics and the semantics-pragmatics interface, historical linguistics, computational linguistics

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  • Alok Yadav

    Alok Yadav

    Associate Professor

    Literature: Restoration and 18th-Century British literature; nationalism, imperialism, and literary culture; postcolonial and world literature, esp. South Asian

  • Margaret Yocom

    Margaret Yocom

    Emeritus Faculty

    traditional narrative; material culture; family folklore; gender studies

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  • Terry Zawacki

    Terry Zawacki

    Emeritus Faculty

    writing across the curriculum; writing in the disciplines; writing assessment; multicultural and second language writers; feminism and composition

  • Lijun Zhang

    Lijun Zhang

    Assistant Professor

    Folklore: Oral Narrative, Material Culture, Heritage, Museums, Tourism, Ethnography, China, East Asia