David R. Hayworth College of Arts and Sciences
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Department of English
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Faculty & Staff

Dr. Kirstin Squint-
BA, Eureka College, MA, Miami University, PhD, Louisiana State University
Department Chair and Assistant Professor of English
214 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9645, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dr. Jenn Brandt-
BA, Drew University, MA, Bowling Green State University, PhD, University of Rhode Island
Assistant Professor of English and Director of Women’s and Gender Studies
209/210 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9558, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dr. Charmaine Cadeau-
BA, Trent University, BEd, Queen’s University, MA, University of New Brunswick, PhD, New York State University at Albany
Assistant Professor of English
211 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9630, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dr. Matthew Carlson-
BA, Wheaton College, MA, UNC-Chapel Hill, PhD, UNC-Chapel Hill
Assistant Professor of English
208 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9561, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dr. William Carpenter-
BA College of New Jersey, MA Kansas State University, PhD University of Kansas
Director of First-Year Programs, David R. Hayworth College of Arts and Sciences
Professor of English

218 Roberts
Phone: (336) 841-9339
Mr. Matthew Fiander-
BA, Elon University, MFA, UNC-Greensboro
249-A Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9632, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dr. Matthew Garite-
BA, Syracuse University, MA, Syracuse University, PhD, University at Buffalo (SUNY)
120-E Wilson Commerce
Phone: (336) 841-1000, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dr. Joseph Goeke-
BA, Southwest Missouri State University, MA, Southwest Missouri State University, PhD, University of South Carolina
Visiting Assistant Professor of English
249-B Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9633, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dr. Nathan Hedman-
BA, Seattle Pacific University, MA, St. John's College, MAR, Yale Divinity School, MA, Northwestern University, PhD, Northwestern University
Assistant Professor of English and Theater
216 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9076, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Ms. Michele Johnson-
BA, St. Mary's College of Maryland, MFA, George Mason University
207 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9591, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dr. Cara Kozma-
BA, Evergreen State College, MA, Portland State University, PhD, Wayne State University
Assistant Professor of English
203 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9643, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dr. Laura Linker-
BA, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, MA, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, PhD, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Assistant Professor of English
213 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9560, Fax: (336) 841-6394
Dr. Cheryl Marsh-
BFA, University of North Carolina School of the Arts, MA, Western Carolina University, PhD, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
207 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9592, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dr. Holly Middleton-
BA, Sam Houston State University, MA, University of Tennessee at Knoxville, PhD, University of Pittsburgh
Assistant Professor of English
206 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9456, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dr. Jacob Paul-
BA, SUNY Buffalo, MFA, Vermont College of Fine Arts, PhD, University of Utah
Assistant Professor of English
212 Norcross
Dr. Melissa Richard-
BS, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, MA, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PhD, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
318-B Wilson Commerce
Phone: (336) 841-9358, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dr. Donna Scheidt-
BA, University of Chicago, JD, Harvard Law School, PhD, University of Michigan
Assistant Professor of English
202 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9139, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dr. Matthew Schneider-
BA, University of California – Berkeley, MA, University of Chicago, PhD, University of California – Los Angeles
Associate Dean, David R. Hayworth College of Arts and Sciences
Professor of English
121 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9073
Dr. Leah Schweitzer-
BFA, UNC-Greensboro, MA, University of Maryland, PhD, University of Louisville
Associate Professor of English
215 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9106, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Ms. Georgeanna Sellers-
BA, UNC-Greensboro, MA, UNC-Greensboro
Assistant Professor of English
204 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9657, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dr. Karen Summers-
BA, Salem College, MA, UNC- Charlotte, PhD, UNC-Greensboro
201 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9348, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Ms. Allison Walker-
BA, Appalachian State University, MFA, University of Alaska Anchorage
249-E Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9146, Fax: (336) 888-6394
Dana Yates-
BS, High Point University
Office Manager
241 Norcross
Phone: (336) 841-9401, Fax: (336) 888-6331


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