Current Faculty

Ander Monson

Ander Monson

Professor

  • Creative nonfiction
  • Fiction
  • Poetry
Modern Languages 429
Manuel Munoz

Manuel Muñoz

Professor

Modern Languages 484

Joseph A. Nardinelli

Senior Lecturer

Tenney Nathanson

Professor

  • Modern and contemporary poetry and poetics
  • American poetry
  • Zen and American poetry
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Stephanie R. Pearmain

Assistant Professor of Practice

Coordinator, Undergraduate English Internships

  • Children’s literature
  • Young adult literature
  • Publishing

Cristina D Ramírez

Program Director, RCTE

Associate Professor

Modern Languages 434
D.R. Ransdell

Diane R Ransdell

Professor of Practice, Career Track

  • Foundations writing
  • Second-language acquisition
  • Mystery/contemporary novels
nataly reed

Nataly Reed

Senior Lecturer

  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Social justice
  • Visual Arts

Jonathon S Reinhardt

Professor, English and Second Language Acquisition and Teaching

  • Teaching English as a second language
  • Computer-assisted language learning
  • Digital game-based language learning
Modern Languages 365

Shelley Rodrigo

Senior Director, Writing Program

Associate Writing Specialist and Associate Professor

  • Professional development & mentoring
  • Online & technologically mediated learning
  • Writing program administration
Modern Languages 451A
Jamey Rogers

Jamey Rogers

Senior Lecturer

Modern Languages 380

Sara Sams

Assistant Professor

  • Poetry and Translation
  • Science and Poetics
  • Young Adult Fiction
Scott Selisker

Scott Selisker

Associate Professor

Associate Head

  • U.S. literature and Culture since 1945
  • Science technology and society (STS)
  • Science fiction
Modern Languages 494
aurelie sheehan

Aurelie Sheehan

Department Head

  • Novels and short stories
  • Flash fiction and prose poetry
  • Cross-genre writing
Modern Languages 445H
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Ann Shivers-McNair

Associate Professor with Tenure

Director, Professional and Technical Writing

  • Technical and professional communication
  • User experience (UX)
  • Qualitative research methods

Johanna Skibsrud

Associate Professor with Tenure

  • Modern poetry and fiction
  • Creative fiction and poetry
  • Feminist and postcolonial theory
joel smith

Joel E.R. Smith

Senior Lecturer

Shelley Staples

Associate Professor

Associate Director, Writing Program

  • Corpus linguistics
  • Second language writing
  • Technology enhanced language learning
Christine Tardy

Christine Tardy

Professor

  • Second language writing
  • Genre and discourse studies
  • English policies and politics
Modern Languages 369
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Stephanie Troutman

Associate Professor