Faculty and Staff - by Academic Rank

17th Century Poetry

Name Position
Cynthia Gaw NTT Faculty

American Literature

Name Position
Zackary Vernon Assistant Professor

American Literature - 1900-Present

Name Position
Cece Conway Professor
Kristina Groover Professor
Leon Lewis Professor Emeritus
Jessica Martell Visiting Faculty
Chris Meade Assistant Professor
Lynn Moss Sanders Professor
Michael T. Wilson Associate Professor

American Literature - 19th Century

Name Position
Emory Maiden Professor Emeritus
Grace McEntee Professor Emeritus
Colin Ramsey Associate Professor
Lynn Searfoss Associate Professor
Tammy Wahpeconiah Associate Professor

American Literature - African American

Name Position
Bruce Dick Professor

American Literature - Appalachian & Southern

Name Position
Sandra L. Ballard Professor

American Literature - Colonial & Federal

Name Position
Colin Ramsey Associate Professor

American Literature - Ethnic & Native American

Name Position
Bruce Dick Professor
Holly Martin Professor Emeritus

Appalachian Literature & Culture

Name Position
Cece Conway Professor
Zackary Vernon Assistant Professor

Assistant Chair

Name Position
Tammy Wahpeconiah Associate Professor

British Literature - 18th Century

Name Position
Alexander Pitofsky Professor
Jennifer Wilson Associate Professor

British Literature - 1900-Present

Name Position
William Atkinson Professor
Kristina Groover Professor
James Ivory Associate Professor
Leon Lewis Professor Emeritus
Jessica Martell Visiting Faculty

British Literature - 19th Century

Name Position
Jill Ehnenn Professor

British Literature - Early Modern

Name Position
David Orvis Associate Professor
Susan C. Staub Professor

British Literature - Medieval

Name Position
Alison Gulley Associate Professor

British Literature - Shakespeare and Early Modern

Name Position
Roger Stilling Professor Emeritus

British Literature - The Romantic Period

Name Position
William Brewer Professor

Creative Writing

Name Position
Joseph Bathanti Professor
Lynn Doyle Associate Professor
Mark Powell Assistant Professor
Susan Weinberg Associate Professor

Critical Theory

Name Position
Melissa Barth Professor Emeritus
Jill Ehnenn Professor
James Ivory Associate Professor
Thomas McLaughlin Professor Emeritus
Chris Meade Assistant Professor
David Orvis Associate Professor

Cultural Studies

Name Position
Michael T. Wilson Associate Professor

Department Chair

Name Position
Carl Eby Professor

Discourse Analysis

Name Position
Donna Lillian Associate Professor

East African Children's Literature

Name Position
Cynthia Gaw NTT Faculty

Ecocriticism

Name Position
Zackary Vernon Assistant Professor


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