Department Directory

This alphabetical directory includes English department administration, emeriti, faculty, graduate students, and staff.

List of People
 NameTitleEmailPhone
oak leaf symbolFadila Al ShubainiGraduate Student
fadila.al_shubaini@uconn.edu
Cassidy AllenGraduate Student
cassidy.allen@uconn.edu
Raymond AnselmentRaymond AnselmentProfessor Emeritus
raymond.anselment@uconn.edu
Margaret Ascenzo HeadshotMargaret AscenzoGraduate Student
margaret.ascenzo@uconn.edu
gina barrecaRegina BarrecaProfessor
regina.barreca@uconn.edu860‑486‑2988
Kyle BarronGraduate Student
kyle.barron@uconn.edu
pamela bedorePamela BedoreAssociate Professor
pamela.bedore@uconn.edu860‑405‑9135
Leah BeggGraduate Student
leah.begg@uconn.edu
mary k bercaw edwardsMary K. Bercaw EdwardsAssociate Professor
mary.bercaw_edwards@uconn.edu860‑405‑9032
Sarah Bertekap HeadshotSarah BertekapGraduate Student
sarah.bertekap@uconn.edu
William BielGraduate Student
william.biel@uconn.edu
Frederick BiggsProfessor
frederick.biggs@uconn.edu860‑486‑2380
oak leaf symbolRichard BleilerAdjunct Faculty
Humanities Librarian
richard.bleiler@uconn.edu
lynn bloomLynn BloomProfessor Emerita
lynn.bloom@uconn.edu781‑400‑1776
Christopher BolsterGraduate Student
christopher.bolster@uconn.edu
Kyle BootenAssistant Professor
kyle.booten@uconn.edu
margaret breenMargaret BreenProfessor
Regional Campus Change Advisor
margaret.breen@uconn.edu860‑486‑2873
oak leaf symbolNicholas BrownAdjunct Faculty
nicholas.brown@uconn.edu
pam brownPamela Allen BrownProfessor
Pamela.Brown@uconn.edu(please use email)
Brenda BrueggemannProfessor
Aetna Endowed Chair of Writing
brenda.brueggemann@uconn.edu(please use email)
Julia BrushGraduate Student
julia.brush@uconn.edu
oak leaf symbolSophia BucknerGraduate Student
sophia.buckner@uconn.edu
Mary BurkeMary BurkeProfessor
Honors Program Director
mary.burke@uconn.edu860‑486‑6858
Scott CampbellAssociate Professor
scott.campbell@uconn.edu959‑200‑3863
kate capshawKatharine CapshawProfessor
capshaw@uconn.edu860‑486‑4048
oak leaf symbolPeter CarciaProgram Assistant
peter.carcia@uconn.edu
Ellen CarilloProfessor
Writing Coordinator
ellen.carillo@uconn.edu203‑236‑9810
Kerry CarnahanGraduate Student
kerry.carnahan@uconn.edu
Julie ChoffelAdjunct Faculty
julie.choffel@uconn.edu860‑786‑8549
bruce cohenBruce CohenInstructor in Residence
bruce.cohen@uconn.edu860‑486‑3762
oak leaf symbolJoanne CordónAdjunct Faculty
joanne.cordon@uconn.edu860‑486‑2025
Emily CormierVisiting Assistant Professor
emily.cormier@uconn.edu
eleni coundouriotisEleni CoundouriotisProfessor
eleni.coundouriotis@uconn.edu860‑486‑3050
Jason CourtmancheAssistant Professor in Residence
Director, Connecticut Writing Project
Jason.courtmanche@uconn.edu860‑486‑5772 (direct)
oak leaf symbolJake CouturiauxGraduate Student
jacob.couturiaux@uconn.edu
oak leaf symbolMorgne CramerAssociate Professor
patricia.cramer@uconn.edu203‑251‑8412
cutterMartha CutterProfessor
martha.cutter@uconn.edu860‑486‑1761
Kari Daly HeadshotKari DalyGraduate Student
kari.daly@uconn.edu
Alexander DawsonGraduate Student
alexander.dawson@uconn.edu860‑486‑3706
tom deansTom DeansProfessor
Director, University Writing Center
tom.deans@uconn.edu860‑486‑9728
decapua headshotSarah DeCapuaAssistant Professor In Residence
sarah.decapua@uconn.edu860‑486‑1524
Darcie DenniganAssistant Professor In Residence
darcie.dennigan@uconn.edu860‑486‑3870
Monali DesaiGraduate Student
monali.desai@uconn.edu
oak leaf symbolBronwyn DiperiAdjunct Faculty
bronwyn.diperi@uconn.edu
oak leaf symbolEmily DolanAdjunct Faculty
emily.dolan@uconn.edu860‑486‑4737
anna mae duaneAnna Mae DuaneAssociate Professor
anna.duane@uconn.edu860‑486‑4263
oak leaf symbolThomas DulackProfessor
dulack@sbcglobal.net203‑236‑9944
clare ebyClare EbyProfessor
clare.eby@uconn.edu860‑486‑2683
oak leaf symbolA. Harris FairbanksProfessor Emeritus
albert.fairbanks@uconn.edu860‑486‑2376
oak leaf symbolRuth FairbanksAdjunct Faculty
Writing Internship Program Director
ruth.fairbanks@uconn.edu860‑486‑9017
Amy Fehr HeadshotAmy FehrGraduate Student
amy.fehr@uconn.edu860‑486‑2690
Stephanie FischerAdjunct Faculty
stephanie.fischer@uconn.edu
wayne franklinWayne FranklinProfessor
wayne.franklin@uconn.edu860‑486‑3570
oak leaf symbolMatthew GallagherAdjunct Faculty
matthew.j.gallagher@uconn.edu
mary gallucciMary GallucciAdjunct Faculty
mary.gallucci@uconn.edu860‑486‑3690
Alex GattenVisiting Assistant Professor
Associate Director of FYW
alex.gatten@uconn.edu860‑486‑1579
Madison Gehling HeadshotMadison Gehling
Roxanne GentryGraduate Student
roxanne.gentry@uconn.edu860‑486‑1749
Abagail Gillis HeadshotAbby Gillis
Laura GodfreyAdjunct Instructor
laura.godfrey@uconn.edu860‑486‑1830
Serkan GörkemliAssociate Professor
serkan.gorkemli@uconn.edu203‑251‑9585
oak leaf symbolLeigh GrossmanAdjunct Faculty
leigh.grossman@uconn.edu860‑486‑3678
sharon harrisSharon HarrisProfessor Emerita
sharon.harris@uconn.edu
oak leaf symbolElizabeth HartAssociate Professor Emerita
elizabeth.hart@uconn.edu
bob hasenfratzBob HasenfratzProfessor
robert.hasenfratz@uconn.edu860‑486‑1526
Daniel Healy HeadshotDaniel HealyGraduate Student
daniel.healy@uconn.edu
oak leaf symbolMargaret HelmingAdjunct Faculty
margaret.helming@uconn.edu
Tolonda HendersonGraduate Student
tolonda.henderson@uconn.edu
Melanie HepburnDepartment Administrative Manager
melanie.hepburn@uconn.edu860‑486‑2169
Margaret R. HigonnetProfessor Emerita
margaret.higonnet@uconn.edu
Oliver Hiob-BansalAssistant Professor in Residence
Coordinator of Second Language Writing
oliver.hiob@uconn.edu860‑486‑9034
patrick hoganPatrick HoganProfessor
patrick.hogan@uconn.edu860‑486‑3273
donna hollengbergDonna HollenbergProfessor Emerita
donna.hollenberg@uconn.edu617‑469‑9760
oak leaf symbolJacob HornAssistant Professor in Residence
Writing Center Coordinator
jacob.horn@uconn.edu
Wei-Hao Wayne HuangGraduate Student
wei-hao.huang@uconn.edu
Tina HueyAdjunct Faculty
tina.huey@uconn.edu
oak leaf symbolJonathan HufstaderProfessor Emeritus
jonathan.hufstader@uconn.edu
Yohei IgarashiAssociate Professor of English
Associate Director, Humanities Institute
yohei.igarashi@uconn.edu(860) 486‑2321
lee jacobusLee JacobusProfessor Emeritus
leejacobus@aol.com
Kaylee Jangula MootzGraduate Student
kaylee.mootz@uconn.edu
Heon JeonVisiting Assistant Professor
heon.jeon@uconn.edu860‑486‑1523
Briona Jones
oak leaf symbolStephen JonesProfessor Emeritus
stephen.jones@uconn.edu
Liam KelseyGraduate Student
Mollie Kervick HeadshotMollie KervickGraduate Student
mollie.kervick@uconn.edu
Suhyun Kim HeadshotSuhyun KimGraduate Student
suhyun.kim@uconn.edu
Kathy KnappAssociate Professor
kathy.knapp@uconn.edu
kneidel imageGregory KneidelProfessor
gregory.kneidel@uconn.edu
Samadrita KuitiGraduate Student
samadrita.kuiti@uconn.edu
Darby LaceyGraduate Student
darby.lacey@uconn.edu
Nicole LawrenceNicole LawrenceGraduate Student
nicole.lawrence@uconn.edu
oak leaf symbolThomas LaymanGraduate Student
thomas.layman@uconn.edu
Emma LeeGraduate Student
emma.g.lee@uconn.edu
ellen litmannEllen LitmanAssociate Professor
Associate Director of Creative Writing
ellen.litman@uconn.edu860‑486‑2111
Rachael LynchRachael LynchAssociate Professor
rachael.lynch@uconn.edu203‑236‑9856
oak leaf symbolErin LynnGraduate Student
erin.lynn@uconn.edu
glen macleodGlen MacLeodProfessor Emeritus
glen.macleod@uconn.edu203‑236‑9857
oak leaf symbolGregory MaddenGraduate Student
gregory.madden@uconn.edu
Charles MahoneyProfessor
charles.mahoney@uconn.edu860‑486‑2282
Veronica MakowskyVeronica MakowskyProfessor Emerita
veronica.makowsky@uconn.edu
book coverJean MarsdenProfessor
jean.marsden@uconn.edu860‑486‑5441
oak leaf symbolRebecca MathewsAdjunct Faculty
rebecca.mathews@uconn.edu860‑486‑6124
Sierra McMillanGraduate Student
sierra.mcmillan@uconn.edu
Alex Menrisky
Jonathan MerolaGraduate Student
jonathan.merola@uconn.edu
michael meyerMichael MeyerProfessor Emeritus
michael.meyer@uconn.edu
Byron Miller
Gabriel Morrison HeadshotGabriel MorrisonGraduate Student
gabriel.morrison@uconn.edu
brenda murphyBrenda MurphyProfessor Emeritus
brenda.murphy@uconn.edu
Nelson imageMarilyn NelsonProfessor Emerita
marilyn.nelson@uconn.edu
oak leaf symbolAmy NoctonAdjunct Faculty
amy.nocton@uconn.edu
Alyse O'Hara HeadshotAlyse O'HaraGraduate Student
oak leaf symbolMarjorie OuimetteFirst-Year Writing Assistant
margie.ouimette@uconn.edu860‑486‑2866
penelope pelizzonV. Penelope PelizzonProfessor
penelope.pelizzon@uconn.edu860‑486‑3870
oak leaf symbolRichard PetersonProfessor Emeritus
richard.peterson@uconn.edu
Daniel Pfeiffer HeadshotDaniel PfeifferGraduate Student
daniel.pfeiffer@uconn.edu860‑486‑1536
oak leaf symbolJerry PhillipsAssociate Professor
jerry.r.phillips@uconn.edu860‑486‑3690
Sam PickeringProfessor Emeritus
samuel.pickering@uconn.edu
oak leaf symbolDanielle PierattiGraduate Student
danielle.pieratti@uconn.edu
greg pierrotGrégory PierrotAssistant Professor
gregory.pierrot@uconn.edu203‑251‑9527
sydney plumSydney Landon PlumAdjunct Faculty
sydney.plum@uconn.edu
Inga PoetzlGraduate Student
inga.poetzl@uconn.edu
oak leaf symbolAaron ProudfootGraduate Student
aaron.proudfoot@uconn.edu
Psyche ReadyGraduate Student
psyche.ready@uconn.edu
tom recchioThomas RecchioProfessor Emeritus
thomas.recchio@uconn.edu
Beth ReinwaldElizabeth ReinwaldAdjunct Instructor
elizabeth.reinwald@uconn.edu860‑486‑3706
oak leaf symbolThomas RiggioProfessor Emeritus
thomas.riggio@uconn.edu
Frederick RodenProfessor
frederick.roden@uconn.edu203‑251‑8559
Maurice RodriguezGraduate Student
maurice.rodriguez@uconn.edu
rebecca rowe headshotRebecca RoweGraduate Student
rebecca.rowe@uconn.edu
Patrick RussellPatrick RussellGraduate Student
patrick.k.russell@uconn.edu860‑486‑1749
Shawn SalvantAssociate Professor
shawn.salvant@uconn.edu860‑486‑1521
Lisa Sánchez GonzálezProfessor
lisa.m.sanchez@uconn.edu860‑486‑2751
Debapriya SarkarAssistant Professor
debapriya.sarkar@uconn.edu860‑405‑9187
Cathy Schlund-VialsProfessor
cathy.schlund-vials@uconn.edu860‑486‑3188
greg semenzaGregory SemenzaProfessor
gregory.semenza@uconn.edu860‑486‑4762
fran shawFrancine ShawAssociate Professor
fran.shaw@uconn.edu203‑251‑8421
Thomas SheaAssociate Professor
thomas.shea@uconn.edu959‑200‑3786
jeffrey shoulsonJeffrey ShoulsonProfessor
jeffrey.shoulson@uconn.edu860‑486‑7116
Bhakti ShringarpureGraduate Studies Associate Director
bhakti.shringarpure@uconn.edu860‑486‑2356
Casey SmedbergGraduate Student
casey.smedberg@uconn.edu
fiona somersetFiona SomersetProfessor
fiona.somerset@uconn.edu860‑486‑5774
oak leaf symbolDavid SonstroemProfessor Emeritus
david.sonstroem@uconn.edu860‑486‑3877
Hannah Taylor HeadshotHannah TaylorGraduate Student
hannah.2.taylor@uconn.edu
Kiedra TaylorGraduate Student
kiedra.taylor@uconn.edu
book coverRobert TiltonProfessor Emeritus
robert.tilton@uconn.edu
Kathleen TonryAssociate Professor
Kathleen.tonry@uconn.edu860‑486‑9104
oak leaf symbolEvelyn TribbleProfessor
evelyn.tribble@uconn.edu860‑486‑1539
oak leaf symbolMary UdalAdministrative Services Specialist, Graduate Studies
mary.udal@uconn.edu860‑486‑2329
davyne verstandigDavyne VerstandigProfessor Emerita
davyne.verstandig@uconn.edu959‑200‑3684
Christopher vialsChristopher VialsProfessor
christopher.vials@uconn.edu860‑486‑9033
oak leaf symbolKathryn WarrenderGraduate Student
kathryn.warrender@uconn.edu
oak leaf symbolInda WatrousUndergraduate Academic Advisor
inda.watrous@uconn.edu860‑486‑2322
Paula WeinmanGraduate Student
paula.weinman@uconn.edu
Erika Williams
Sarah WinterSarah WinterProfessor
sarah.winter@uconn.edu860‑486‑2320
Julia Wold HeadshotJulia WoldGraduate Student
julia.wold@uconn.edu
Elizabeth Zavodny HeadshotElizabeth ZavadonyGraduate Student
anna ziering head shotAnna ZieringGraduate Student
anna.ziering@uconn.edu
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