Administration and Staff

The Department of English is happy to answer questions or provide information for students.

Staff

List of People
 NameTitleEmailPhone
oak leaf symbolPeter CarciaProgram Assistant
peter.carcia@uconn.edu
Melanie HepburnDepartment Administrative Manager
melanie.hepburn@uconn.edu860‑486‑2169
oak leaf symbolMarjorie OuimetteFirst-Year Writing Assistant
margie.ouimette@uconn.edu860‑486‑2866
oak leaf symbolMary UdalAdministrative Services Specialist, Graduate Studies
mary.udal@uconn.edu860‑486‑2329
oak leaf symbolInda WatrousUndergraduate Academic Advisor
inda.watrous@uconn.edu860‑486‑2322

Administration

List of People
 NameTitleEmailPhone
margaret breenMargaret BreenProfessor
Regional Campus Change Advisor
margaret.breen@uconn.edu860‑486‑2873
Brenda BrueggemannProfessor
Aetna Endowed Chair of Writing
brenda.brueggemann@uconn.edu(please use email)
Mary BurkeMary BurkeProfessor
Honors Program Director
mary.burke@uconn.edu860‑486‑6858
Jason CourtmancheAssistant Professor in Residence
Director, Connecticut Writing Project
Jason.courtmanche@uconn.edu860‑486‑5772 (direct)
oak leaf symbolRuth FairbanksAdjunct Faculty
Writing Internship Program Director
ruth.fairbanks@uconn.edu860‑486‑9017
ellen litmannEllen LitmanAssociate Professor
Associate Director of Creative Writing
ellen.litman@uconn.edu860‑486‑2111
Christopher vialsChristopher VialsProfessor
christopher.vials@uconn.edu860‑486‑9033
clare king ooClare Costley King'ooAssociate Professor
Interim Department Head
clare.kingoo@uconn.edu860‑486‑2058
Dwight CodrAssociate Professor
Interim Associate Department Head
dwight.codr@uconn.edu860‑486‑3150
Victoria Ford SmithAssociate Professor
Director of Graduate Studies
victoria.f.smith@uconn.edu860‑486‑3959
Sean ForbesAssistant Professor in Residence
Director of Creative Writing
sean.forbes@uconn.edu860‑486‑2324
Lisa BlansettAssociate Professor in Residence
Director of First-Year Writing
lisa.blansett@uconn.edu860‑486‑2066