People

Toni Calbert
PhD in English Candidate
Emily K. Cody
PhD in English Candidate
Corey Efron
PhD in English Candidate
Yonina Hoffman
PhD in English Candidate
Rebecca Hudgins
PhD in English Candidate
Jared Jones
PhD in English Candidate
Joshua Leavitt
PhD in English Candidate
Randi Lopez
PhD in English Candidate
Jessie Male
PhD in English Candidate
Jacinta Yanders
PhD in English Candidate

Tenured & Tenure-Track Faculty

David Adams
Associate Professor
470D Galvin Hall
Adélékè  Adéẹ̀kọ́
Humanities Distinguished Professor and Vice Chair
Frederick Luis Aldama
Distinguished University Professor and Director of LASER
236 Hagerty Hall
Catherine C.  Braun
Associate Professor and Coordinator of the Professional Writing Minor
118 Morrill Hall
Jonathan Buehl
Associate Professor and Vice Chair of Rhetoric, Composition and Literacy Studies
Jian Chen
Associate Professor
Virginia Cope
Associate Dean and Associate Professor
Sara Crosby
Associate Professor
120 Morrill Hall
Kathy  Fagan Grandinetti
Professor and Director of Creative Writing
Alan B. Farmer
Associate Professor
409 Denney Hall
James A. Fredal
Associate Professor
Ryan Jay Friedman
Associate Professor and Director of Film Studies
Jill  Galvan
Associate Professor
Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies
535 Denney Hall
Jared  Gardner
Professor and Director of Popular Culture Studies
Wendy S. Hesford
Professor, Ohio Eminent Scholar and Faculty Director of Global Arts + Humanities Discovery Theme
Pranav  Jani
Associate Professor
John Jones
Associate Professor and Director of Digital Media Studies
Norman W. Jones
Dean of Mansfield Campus and Professor
Jamison Kantor
Assistant Professor
229 Ovalwood Hall
Daniel  Keller
Associate Professor
234 Reese Hall
Ethan  Knapp
Associate Professor
Susan Lang
Associate Professor and Director of the Center for the Study and Teaching of Writing
Stuart  Lishan
Associate Professor
122 Morrill Hall
Leslie  Lockett
Associate Professor of English and Associate Director of the Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Lee  Martin
College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor of English
Ben McCorkle
Associate Professor
117 Morrill Hall
Brian  McHale
Arts and Humanities Distinguished Professor
Beverly J. Moss
Associate Professor and Director of Second-Year Writing
361 Denney Hall
Sarah Neville
Assistant Professor and Creative Director of Lord Denney's Players
James  Phelan
Distinguished University Professor, Director of Medical Humanities and Director of Project Narrative
Martin Joseph Ponce
Associate Professor and Director of Sexuality Studies
Margaret Price
Associate Professor and Director of Disability Studies Program
Jessica  Prinz
Associate Professor
Christa B.  Teston
Associate Professor and Director of Business and Technical Writing
Nathan  Wallace
Associate Professor
120 Morrill Hall
Robyn  Warhol
Department Chair and College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor of English
Karen A. Winstead
Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies

Associated Faculty

Affiliated Faculty

Michelle Ann Abate
Associate Professor
229A Ramsayer Hall
Katherine Borland
Affiliated Faculty and Director of the Center for Folklore Studies
Simone Drake
Hazel C. Youngberg Trustees Distinguished Professor of African American and African Studies

Graduate Students

Laura Allen
PhD in English Candidate
569 Denney Hall
Ebony Bailey
PhD in English Candidate
Stephen Barker
PhD in English Candidate
559 Denney Hall
Daniel Barnum
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Andrew Bashford
MA/PhD in English Student
Andrew Bishop
PhD in English Candidate
Carol Bitzinger
PhD in English Candidate
Nicholas Bollinger
PhD in English Candidate
Scott Broker
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Molly Brown
MFA in Creative Writing Student
525 Denney Hall
Noah Bukowski
PhD in English Candidate
449 Denney Hall
Neomi  Chao
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Mercedes Chavez
PhD in English Candidate
461 Denney Hall
Joy Grace Chen
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Mags Colvett
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Emily Corey
PhD in English Candidate
Sheldon Costa
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Julianna Crame
PhD in English Candidate
Alison Cummins
PhD in English Candidate
E.P. DeCarlo
PhD in English Candidate
Hillary Degner
PhD in English Candidate
449 Denney Hall
Tori Dikeman
MA/PhD in English Student
Kris Edwards
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Louise Ling Edwards
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Lydia Fernandez
PhD in English Candidate
Antonio J. Ferraro
PhD in English Candidate
Morgan Fox
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Heather Frazier
PhD in English Candidate
Alyssa J. Froehling
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Caleb González
PhD in English Candidate
Kaiya Gordon
MFA in Creative Writing Student
461 Denney Hall
David Grandouiller
MFA in Creative Writing Student
559 Denney Hall
Emily Greenberg
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Abigail Greff
PhD in English Candidate
Michael Grifka
PhD in English Candidate
Melissa Guadrón
PhD in English Candidate
Keira Hambrick
PhD in English Candidate
Allison Hargett
PhD in English Candidate
Kate Hartke
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Yanar Hashlamon
PhD in English Candidate
Sam Head
PhD in English Candidate
Lindsay Hodgens
PhD in English Candidate
Nicholas Hoffman
PhD in English Candidate
Arielle Irizarry
PhD in English Candidate
Indya Jackson
PhD in English Candidate
Tessa Jacobs
PhD in English Candidate
Gavin Johnson
PhD in English Candidate
Sidney Jones
PhD in English Candidate
Jackie Kauza
PhD in English Candidate
Carlos Gabriel Kelly
PhD in English Candidate
Kamal E. Kimball
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Daniel Knapper
PhD in English Candidate
Josie Kochendorfer
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Addison Koneval
MA/PhD in English Student
Natalie Kopp
MA/PhD in English Student
559 Denney Hall
Amelia Lawson
PhD in English Candidate
559 Denney Hall
Jordan Lovejoy
PhD in English Candidate
Carissa Ma
MA/PhD in English Student
Tamara Mahadin
PhD in English Candidate
Mariah E. Marsden
PhD in English Candidate
Kelsey Paige Mason
PhD in English Candidate
Maryna Matlock
PhD in English Candidate
559 Denney Hall
Meagan McAlister
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Katharine McCain
PhD in English Candidate
Maya McOmie
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Elizabeth Miller
PhD in English Candidate
559 Denney Hall
Rachel Miller
PhD in English Candidate
Paula Miller
PhD in English Candidate
559 Denney Hall
Krishna Mohan Mishra
MFA in Creative Writing Student
461 Denney Hall
Ben Moran
PhD in English Candidate
Chris Morris
PhD in English Candidate
Clinton Morrison Jr.
PhD in English Candidate
Bonnie Opliger
PhD in English Candidate
Molly Oritz
MFA in Creative Writing Student
449 Denney Hall
Danielle Orozco
PhD in English Candidate
Meaghan Pachay
PhD in English Candidate
Macey Phillips
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Nicole Pizarro
PhD in English Candidate
Morgan Podraza
PhD in English Candidate
461 Denney Hall
Andy Polhamus
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Katie Pyontek
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Nathan Richards
PhD in English Candidate
449 Denney Hall
Cristina Rivera
PhD in English Candidate
Jack Rooney
PhD in English Candidate
Shan Ruan
PhD in English Candidate
559 Denney Hall
Shaun Russell
PhD in English Candidate
Christopher Santantasio
MFA in Creative Writing Student
461 Denney Hall
Robert Julius Schumaker, Jr.
MFA in Creative Writing Student
461 Denney Hall
Ryan Sheehan
PhD in English Candidate
Michael Shirzadian
PhD in English Candidate
Preeti Singh
PhD in English Candidate
Madeleine Smith
PhD in English Candidate
Siddharth Srikanth
PhD in English Candidate
449 Denney Hall
Alexandra Sterne
PhD in English Candidate
559 Denney Hall
Katlin  Sweeney
PhD in English Candidate
Andrew Sydlik
PhD in English Candidate
559 Denney Hall
Jeffrey Terry
MA/PhD in English Student
Alex Thompson
PhD in English Candidate
Clancy Tripp
MFA in Creative Writing Student
Christoffer Turpin
MA/PhD in English Student
559 Denney Hall
Jamie Utphall
PhD in English Candidate
Gregg Vaillancourt
PhD in English Candidate
559 Denney Hall
Evan Van Tassell
PhD in English Candidate
449 Denney Hall
Sydney Varajon
PhD in English Candidate
Sean A. Yeager
PhD in English Candidate
449 Denney Hall
Irma J. Zamora
MA/PhD in English Student
Joshua Zirl
PhD in English Candidate

Staff

Kathleen  Griffin
Academic Program Coordinator, Graduate Studies
425 Denney Hall
Megan Lemming
Assistant to the Chair and Assistant to the Creative Writing Program
437 Denney Hall
Wayne Lovely
Administrative Manager
432 Denney Hall
Debra  Lowry
Associate Director of Curriculum and Assessment; Ombudsman of the Writing Programs
Lindsay Martin
Coordinator of the Minor in Professional Writing
411 Denney Hall
Edgar  Singleton
Director of First-Year Writing Program
Katie Stanutz
Undergraduate Studies Program Manager

Student Staff

Madalynn Conkle
Student Communications Leader
Lill Edwards
Student Administrative Assistant
Carmen Greiner
Student Administrative Assistant
Hana Le
Student Administrative Assistant
Nicole Leavitt
Student Communications Assistant
Avery Samuels
Student Communications Assistant
Sophie Wong
Student Communications Assistant

Emeriti & Retired