UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2017-2018

Current Faculty

Andrews, Scott D.

(2000) Professor of English. B.A. 1987, University of Oklahoma; M.A. 1993, Ph.D. 2000, University of California, Riverside.

Barresi, Dorothy M.

(1988) Professor of English. B.A. 1979, University of Akron; M.A. 1981, University of Pittsburgh; M.F.A. 1985, University of Massachusetts.

Baxter, Kent B.

(2004) Professor of English. B.A. 1988, California State University, Northridge; M.A. 1993, Ph.D. 1998, University of Southern California.

Bryson, Michael E.

(2004) Professor of English. B.A. 1994, M.A. 1996, Truman State University; Ph.D. 2001 Northwestern University.

Byler, Lauren

(2012) Assistant Professor of English. B.A. 2001, Ithaca College; M.A. 2005, Ph.D. 2011, Tufts University.

Chacon, RosaMaria

(2002) Professor of English. B.A. 1979, California State University, Long Beach; M.A. 1996, Ph.D. 2001, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.

Chatterjee, Ranita

(2000) Director of Liberal Studies Program; Professor of English. B.A. 1988, University of Calgary; M.A. 1989, McMaster University; Ph.D. 1998, University of Western Ontario.

Clark, Dorothy

(2001) Professor of English. B.A. 1969, University of California, Los Angeles; M.A. 1976, California State University, Northridge; Ph.D. 1989, University of California, Los Angeles.

Clark, Irene L.

(2000) Professor of English. B.A. 1963, Hunter College; M.A. 1965, Columbia University; Ph.D. 1979, University of Southern California.

Dawahare, Anthony

(1994) Professor of English. B.A. 1987, M.A. 1999, Ph.D. 1994, University of California, Irvine.

Garcia, John J.

(2017) Assistant Professor of English. B.A. 2001, M.A. 2005, California State University, San Bernardino; Ph.D. 2014, University of California, Berkeley.

Haake, Katharine K.

(1986) Professor of English. A.B. 1974, University of California, Santa Cruz; M.A. 1980, Stanford University; Ph.D. 1985, University of Utah.

Hall, Leilani R.

(2002) Professor of English. B.A. 1989, M.A. 1992, Ohio University; Ph.D. 2001, University of Southern Mississippi.

Hatfield, Charles W.

(2001) Professor of English. B.A. 1988, University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A. 1991, Ph.D. 2000, University of Connecticut.

Hellenbrand, Harold

(2004) Provost emeritus; Professor of English. A.B. 1975, Harvard College; Ph.D. 1980, Stanford University.

Higgs, Christopher

(2015) Assistant Professor of English. B.A. 2002, University of Nevada, Las Vegas; M.A. 2006, University of Nebraska, Lincoln; M.F.A. 2009, The Ohio State University; Ph.D. 2014, Florida State University.

Khadka, Santosh

(2014) Assistant Professor of English. I.A. 1998, B.A. 2001, Tribhuvan University; M.A. 2004, Pokhara University; Ph.D. 2014, Syracuse University.

Klein, Sharon M.

(1986) Professor of English and Linguistics. B.A. 1970, University of California, Riverside; M.A. 1977, Ph.D. 1982, University of California, Los Angeles.

Kleinman, Scott

(1999) Professor of English. M.A. 1992, University of St. Andrews; Ph.D. 1997, University of Cambridge.

Lee, Jennifer

(2014) Assistant Professor of English. B.A. 2000, M.A. 2004, State University of New York at New Paltz; Ph.D. 2014, University of Rhode Island.

Mitchell, Richard M.

(1999) Professor of English. B.A. 1981, Manhattanville College; M.A. 1990, Southern Connecticut State University; M.F.A. 1992, Brooklyn College; Ph.D. 1999, University of Southwestern Louisiana.

Pandey, Iswari P.

(2013) Associate Professor of English. B.A. 1990, M.A. 1994, Tribhuvan University; M.A. 2006, Ph.D. 2006, University of Louisville.

Pousson, Martin

(2007) Professor of English. B.A. 1987, Loyola University, New Orleans; M.F.A. 1999, Columbia University.

Shi, Enchao

(2002) Professor of English. B.A. 1982, Beijing Language Institute; M.A. 1990, St. Mary’s College; M.A. 1994, Northern Arizona University; Ph.D. 2003, University of Arizona.

Solomon, James F.

(1991) Professor of English. B.A. 1976, Brandeis University; M.A. 1978, Ph.D. 1981, Harvard University.

Spector, Cheryl A.

(1986) Director, Academic First Year Experiences and Professor of English. B.A. 1976, Rice University; M.A. 1979, Ph.D. 1986, Cornell University.

Spratt, Danielle L.

(2011) Associate Professor of English. B.A. 2002, M.A. 2003, Ph.D. 2011, Fordham University.

Stanley, Sandra

(1991) Professor of English. B.A. 1976, Point Loma College; M.A. 1979, Ph.D. 1988, University of Southern California.

Tripp, Colleen M.

(2015) Assistant Professor of English. B.A. 2005, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo; M.A. 2009, University of California, Santa Cruz; M.A. 2011, Ph.D. 2015, Brown University.

Wexler, Steven

(2007) Associate Professor of English. B.A. 1987, Syracuse University; M.A. 2001; Ph.D. 2006, University of Louisville.

Wightman, Beth

(2003) Professor of English. B.A. 1987, Barnard College; M.A. 1991, University College Dublin; M.A. 1999, Ph.D. 2003, University of California, Los Angeles.




Emeriti

Abcarian, Richard

(1959) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1952, M.A. 1955, Ph.D. 1961, University of California, Berkeley; J.D. 1976, University of San Fernando Valley College of Law.

Andersen, David

(1968) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1964, Western Washington University; M.A. 1966, Ph. D. 1968, University of California, Davis.

Athey, Joel W.

(1989) Associate Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1966, M.A. 1968, Kansas State University; Ph.D. 1986, University of Texas.

Barnard, Ian

(2003) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1983, University of Witwatersrand; M.A. 1986, California State University, San Diego; Ph.D. 1992, University of California, San Diego.

Bartelt, Guillermo H.

(1988) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1971, M.A. 1972, University of Wyoming; M.A. 1977; Ph.D. 1980, University of Arizona.

Bourgeois, Pamela J.

(1987) Professor emerita of English. B.A. 1967, Marygrove College; M.A. 1968, University of Michigan; Ph.D. 1974, University of Detroit.

Brewer, Gwen

(1965) Professor emerita of English. B.A. 1955, M.A. 1957, Brigham Young University; Ph.D. 1968, Claremont Graduate School.

Chianese, Robert

(1969) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1964, Rutgers University; M.A. 1966, Ph.D. 1971, Washington University.

Clendenning, John

(1960) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1957, California State University, Los Angeles; M.A. 1958, Ph.D. University of Iowa.

Handler, Philip

(1968) Professor emeritus of English. A.B. 1952, University of Miami; M.A. 1955, Ph.D. 1961, Columbia University.

Kroll, Barbara

(1988) Professor emerita of English. B.A. 1965, Brooklyn College; M.A. 1966, University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D. 1982, University of Southern California.

Lane, Arthur

(1968) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1959, Royal Military College of Canada; M.A. 1962, University of Montreal; Ph.D. 1967, University of California, San Diego.

Lopez, Jack R.

(1989) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1983, Portland State University; M.F.A. 1987, University of California, Irvine.

Murray, Patricia Y.

(1990) Professor emerita of English. B.A. 1952, University of New Mexico; M.A. 1962, California State University, Northridge; Ph.D. 1980, University of Southern California.

Noguchi, Rei R.

(1983) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1966, Tufts University; M.A. 1968, Ph.D. 1978, Indiana University.

Noreen, Robert G.

(1968) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1960, M.A. 1963, Ph.D. 1969, University of Chicago.

Phelan, Catherine M.

(1967) Professor emerita of English. B.M. 1951, M.A. 1962, Immaculate Heart College, Los Angeles; Ph.D. 1967, University of California, Los Angeles.

Plasberg, Elaine

(1961) Professor emerita of English. A.B. 1952, California State University, San Francisco; M.A. 1957, Ph.D. 1961, Boston University.

Shah, Iris

(1965) Professor emerita of English. B.A. 1949, New York University; M.A. 1954, University of Michigan; Ph.D. 1960, Cornell University.

Stiebel, Arlene M.

(1983) Professor emerita of English. B.A. 1963, Douglass College, Rutgers University; M.A. 1972, University of Hawaii; Ph.D. 1981, Columbia University.

Stone, Harry

(1960) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1946, M.A. 1950, Ph.D. 1955, University of California, Los Angeles.

Stryker, William G.

(1969) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1940, Linfield College; A.M. 1942, University of Chicago; Ph.D. 1952, Stanford University.

Uba, George R.

(1987) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1969, University of Southern California; M.A. 1970, University of Michigan; Ph.D. 1982, University of California, Los Angeles.

Walsh, William F.

(1968) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1956, St. John’s University; M.A. 1958, Catholic University; Ph.D. 1967, Columbia University.

Watkins, Patricia

(1996) Assistant Professor emerita of English. B.A. 1968, M.A. 1970, Howard University; Ph.D. 1979, New York University; J.D. 1993, University of California, Los Angeles.

Wedin, Warren

(1969) Professor emeritus of English. B.A. 1959, M.A. 1964, Brooklyn College; Ph.D. 1971, University of Arizona.