One of the best information resources we offer in the English Department is the faculty! Our professors have a wide array of research interests and specialties, and always have insight to share.
Kris McAbee, Ph.D.
Co-Director, School of Literary and Performing Arts
Renaissance Literature, Digital Humanities, Feminist Cultural Studies
Laura Barrio-Vilar, Ph.D.
African-American Literature, Caribbean Literature, U.S. Ethnic Literatures, Postcolonial Studies, Gender and Women’s Studies
Jeffrey Condran, MFA
Creative Writing (Fiction), Contemporary Literature, Editing & Independent Press Administration
Paul Crutcher, Ph.D.
English Secondary Education, Empathy in culture, language and literacy (including TESOL), pop culture, children’s and YA literature, religious/secular ethics, and critical theory
Jeremy Scott Ecke, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for College Operations
Literary Linguistics, The History and Structure of English, Poetics, and Medieval Literature
Cooper Honors Program Director and Student Success Coordinator
Creative Writing (Poetry and Short Form), Contemporary Literature, Editing & Publishing
Angela Hunter, Ph.D.
Literary Theory; Comparative literature; Feminist Philosophy; 18th-19th-century French literature, Psychoanalysis
Brad Minnick, Ph.D.
Problem-Based Learning, Process and Playbuilding Dramawork, Technology as a Mediated Tool to Improve the Teaching of English, and Pedagogy of Fiction and Poetry Writing
Frank Hancock Thurmond, M.A:. Visiting Instructor, email@example.com
James Levernier, Ph.D.
Paul Yoder, Ph.D.