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Faculty

Dr. Ashley Bender
Assistant Professor of English
PhD, University of North Texas
CFO 801 - 940.898.2334
Current Research Interests: Literature of the long eighteenth century, especially drama; Shakespeare in the eighteenth century; sex and gender in the eighteenth century; textual studies; service learning in the composition classroom

Office Hours
T 2:30-5:30
By appointment



Phyllis BridgesDr. Phyllis Bridges
Professor of English
PhD, Texas Tech University
CFO 806 - 940.898.2345
Current Research Interests: Shakespeare, Milton, Folklore, American Literature
Office Hours
By appointment only


Matthew BrownDr. Matthew Brown
Assistant Professor of English
PhD, University of Notre Dame
CFO 901 - 940.898.2371
Current Research Interests: Medieval Literature, Literary Theory, History of the English Language
Office Hours
M 2:00-5:00


Hugh BurnsDr. Hugh Burns
Professor Emeritus
PhD, University of Texas at Austin
Current Research Interests: Rhetoric, Computers and Writing, Digital Humanities


Dr. Gretchen Busl
Assistant Professor of English
PhD, University of Notre Dame
CFO 912 - 940.898.2331
Current Research Interests: World Literature, Adaptation, Translation, Multilingualism, Graduate Student Writing

Office Hours
M-W 3:00-5:00
By appointment


Vivian CasperDr. Vivian Casper
Associate Professor of English
PhD, Rice University
CFO 808 - 940.898.2344
Current Research Interests: Eugene O'Neill, Arthur Miller, Modern Drama

Office Hours
T/Th 9:30-10:30
W 11:00-12:00
Appointments preferred



Dr. Brian Fehler
Associate Professor of English
PhD, Texas Christian University
CFO 913 - 940.898.2220
Current Research Interests: History of rhetoric, religious rhetorics, American literature (colonial through long nineteenth century)

Office Hours
Th 3:00-5:00
By appointment

Russell GreerDr. Russell Greer
Associate Professor of English
PhD, University of Georgia
CFO 902 - 940.898.2348
Current Research Interests: Thomas Hardy, Anthony Trollope                                                                        
Office Hours
W 3:00-5:00
By appointment


Dundee LackeyDr. Dundee Lackey
Assistant Professor of English
PhD, Michigan State University
CFO 911 - 940.898.2159
Current Research Interests: Digital/Community Rhetorics and Literacies
Office Hours
 T/Th 12:30-2:00
By appointment


Guy LittonDr. Guy Litton
Associate Professor of English, Director of Honors Program
PhD, University of South Carolina
SH 104 - 940.898.2337
Current Research Interests: 19th-Century American Literature, Emerson, Composition and Rhetoric
Office Hours
M/W 10:00-11:00


BookDr. Ninfa Nik
Associate Professor of Spanish & French
PhD, University of Texas - Arlington, and U of Texas at Dallas
CFO 910 - 940.898.2316
Current Research Interests: Comparative Literature, Biography (French, Hispanic, & Moslem Women), and Translation

 



Graham ScottDr. Graham (Gray) Scott
Assistant Professor of English
Director of First-Year Composition
PhD, University of California, Riverside
CFO 130 - 940.898.2327
Current Research Interests: Assessment (methodology, applying assessment to program questions, contingent faculty involvement in assessment), academic dishonesty and honor code impacts on learning.
Office Hours
T/Th 1:00-2:00
By appointment


Stephen SourisDr. Stephen Souris
Professor of English
PhD, University of Wisconsin - Madison
CFO 903 - 940.898.2343
Current Research Interests: 19th and 20th-Century American Literature, Multicultural Literature, Bakhtin, Literary Theory, Multiple Narrator Novel
Office Hours
Weekday mornings 9:30-10:30 by phone and by appointment. (Check with Lisa Grimaldo, the administrative assistant)


Lou ThompsonDr. Lou Thompson
Professor of English - Graduate Advisor
PhD, Texas Christian University
CFO 908 - 940.898.2347
Current Research Interests: Documentary film, creative writing (fiction)
Office Hours
F 1:00-5:00
By appointment


Genevieve WestDr. Genevieve West
Professor of English and Chair
PhD, Florida State University
CFO 906 - 940.898.2324
Current Research Interests: Zora Neale Hurston, the Harlem Renaissance, American women writers, Neo-slave Narratives, and reception theory
Office Hours
By appointment. Contact Lisa Grimaldo, the administrative assistant.


Adjunct Faculty and Graduate Teaching Assistants 

Stella Barona
Adjunct Instructor
MA, Bowling Green State University
CFO 915 - 940.898.2150

Chloe Brooke
Graduate Teaching Assistant
CFO 128 - 940.898.2254
Elizabeth Brownlow
Adjunct Instructor
MA, Texas Woman's University
CFO 1114 - 940.898.2410
Dr. Trudie Byers
Adjunct Instructor, Dual Credit
Richland Highschool
Kimberly Carver
Adjunct Instructor, Dual Credit
Guyer High School
MA, Texas Woman's University

Dr. Chera Cole
Adjunct Instructor
PHD, University of St. Andrews
CFO1114 - 940.898.2410
Elizabeth Cozby
Graduate Teaching Assistant
CFO 128 - 940.898.2254
Judy Donaldson
Graduate Teaching Assistant
MA, Eastern Illinois University
CFO 127 - 940.898.2253
Holli Downs
Graduate Teaching Assistant
MFA, Emerson College
CFO 127 - 940.898.2253

Rachael Geary
Graduate Teaching Assistant
MA, Texas Woman's University
CFO 127 - 940.898.2253


Anna Genneken
Graduate Teaching Assistant
MA, University of North Texas
CFO 915 - 940.898.2150


Melanie Haas
Graduate Teaching Assistant
MA, Tarleton University
CFO 128 - 940.898.2254

Jonathan Hartmann
Adjunct Instructor
CFO 128 - 940.898.2254


Georgia Headley
Adjunct Instructor, Dual Credit
Paradise High School
MA, Texas Woman's University

Judith HebbDr. Judith Hebb
Adjunct Assistant Professor
PhD, Texas A&M University-Commerce
CFO 807A - 940.898.2125

Esther HoughtalingDr. Esther Houghtaling
Adjunct Instructor
PhD, Texas Woman's University
CFO 804 - 940.898.2338

Erika JohnsonErika Johnson
Graduate Teaching Assistant
MA, University of Texas at El Paso
CFO 127 - 940.898.2253
Maureen Johnson
FYC Program Graduate Assistant
MA, Marshall University
CFO 128 - 940.898.2254
Jamie Jones
Graduate Teaching Assistant
MA, Sam Houston State University
CFO 127 - 940.898.2253

Nathan King
Adjunct Instructor
CFO 128 - 940.898.2254


Tawny LeBouef Tullia
Graduate Teaching Assistant
MA, Texas Woman's University
CFO 128 - 940.898.2254
Dr. Sonia Love
Adjunct Instructor
PhD, Texas Woman's University
CFO 804 - 940.898.2338
Sherry Mahr
Adjunct Instructor, Dual Credit
Lewisville High School
Natalie Malin
Graduate Teaching Assistant
MA, Texas Tech University
CFO 127 - 940.898.2253
Eric Mueller
Adjunct Instructor
MA, University of North Texas
CFO 915 - 940.898.2338
Benjamin NyeBenjamin Nye
Adjunct Instructor
MA, University of North Texas
CFO 915 - 940.898.2150
Amanda OswaltAmanda Oswalt
Graduate Teaching Assistant
MA, Texas Woman's University
CFO 128 - 940.898.225  
Keri OverallDr. Keri Overall
Adjunct Assistant Professor
PhD, University of South Carolina
CFO 807A - 940.898.2125
Dr. Jennifer Phillips-Denny
Adjunct Instructor
Write Site Tutor Coordinator
PhD, University of North Texas
CFO 129 - 940.898.2118
Karen Reidy
Adjunct Instructor, Dual Credit
Ryan High School
MA, Rice University  
Rubén Rodríguez-JiménezDr. Rubén Rodríguez-Jiménez
Adjunct Assistant Professor
PhD, Texas Tech University
Edward "Ted" Royston
Graduate Teaching Assistant
CFO 128 - 940.898.2254
Julie Seeley
Adjunct Instructor, Dual Credit
Denton High School
MA, University of North Texas
William Thomas
Adjunct Instructor
CFO 127 - 940.898.2253
BookDr. Consuelo Wallace
Adjunct Instructor
Foreign Languages Advisor
PhD, University of Texas at Arlington
CFO 910 - 940.898.2150
BookChristopher Works
Adjunct Instructor
MA, Texas Woman's University
CFO 804 - 940.898.2338

Staff

Lisa Grimaldo
Administrative Assistant
CFO 905 - 940.898.2326
Office Hours: M-F, 8:00-5:00 
Wylijanna ColeWylijanna Cole
Sr. Secretary, Write Site and First-Year Composition
CFO 131 - 940.898.2341
Office Hours: M-Th 8:00-6:00, F 9:00-1:00

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