Master of Arts in English Program Faculty

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Hal Crimmel, Professor

Ph.D., University at Albany, SUNY
American Literature
Environmental Literature
Western American Literature

MENG Program Director 
Elizabeth Hall 456 801.626.8044
hcrimmel@weber.edu

Kathleen Herndon, Professor

Ed.D., Vanderbilt University
Teacher Education
World Literature
Childrens and Young Adult Lit

Dept. Chair  Elizabeth Hall 435A
801.626.6217
herndon@weber.edu

Russell Burrows, Professor

Ph.D., Bowling Green University
American Literature
Western American Literature


Elizabeth Hall 458

801.626.7817
rburrows@weber.edu

Shannon Butler, Professor

D.A., University of Michigan
Teacher Education
Young Adult Literature


Elizabeth Hall 461
801.626.6623
sbutler@weber.edu

Timothy Conrad, Associate Prof.

Ph.D. Indiana University of Penn.
TESOL Teacher Education
Intercultural Communication

Elizabeth Hall 257
801.349.5418
tconrad@weber.edu

Gary Dohrer, Professor

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Teacher Education 
Young Adult Literature

Elizabeth Hall 462
801.626.7318
gdohrer@weber.edu

Judy Elsley, Professor

Ph.D., University of Arizona
British Literature
Biographical Writing

Elizabeth Hall 426
801.626.6801
jelsley@weber.edu

Becky Jo Gesteland, Professor

Ph.D., University of Utah
American Studies
Western American Literature

Elizabeth Hall 449
801.626.7083
bgesteland@weber.edu

Sian Griffiths, Assistant Prof.

Ph.D., University of Georgia
Creative Writing
American Literature

Elizabeth Hall 429
801.626.6259
siangriffiths@weber.edu

Janine Joseph, Assistant Prof

Ph.D., University of Houston
Creative Writing
Postcolonial Literature

Elizabeth Hall 442
801.626.6629
janinejoseph@weber.edu

Mark LeTourneau, Professor

Ph.D., Purdue University
Linguistics

 

Elizabeth Hall 243
801.626.6386
mletourneau@weber.edu

Susan McKay, Associate Prof.

Ph.D., University of Utah
Linguistics

 

Elizabeth Hall 258
801.626.7506
smckay@weber.edu

Karen Moloney, Professor

Ph.D., UCLA
British Literature
Irish Literature

Elizabeth Hall 443
801.626.6251
kmoloney@weber.edu

Julia Panko, Assistant Prof.

Ph.D., UC Santa Barbara
Literature and Media
Brit and Irish Literature

Elizabeth Hall 463
801.626.6596
juliapanko@weber.edu

Victoria Ramirez, Professor

Ph.D., Binghamton Univ.-SUNY
Creative Writing
American Literature

Elizabeth Hall 235
801.626.6669
vramirez@weber.edu

Scott Rogers, Assoc. Professor

Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
18th & 19th  Cent. British Literature
Popular Culture Studies

Elizabeth Hall 448
801.626.7502
srogers@weber.edu

Samantha Seal, Assistant Prof.

Ph.D., Yale University
Medieval & Renaissance Lit
British Literature

Elizabeth Hall 453
801.626.6543
samanthaseal@weber.edu

John Schwiebert, Professor

Ph.D., University of Minnesota
American Literature
British Literature

Elizabeth Hall 457
801.626.6289
jschwiebert@weber.edu

Sally Shigley, Professor

Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
Critical Theory
Creative Writing

Elizabeth Hall 428
801.626.7617
sshigley@weber.edu

Mahalingam Subbiah, Professor

Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
World Literature
Cultural Studies

Elizabeth Hall 464
801.626.6335
msubbiah@weber.edu

Mikel Vause, Professor

Ph.D., Bowling Green University
British and American Literature
Romantic Literature

Elizabeth Hall 225
801.626.6659
mvause@weber.edu

Michael Wutz, Professor

Ph.D., Emory University
American Literature
Media Studies 

Elizabeth Hall 455
801.626.7011
mwutz@weber.edu

James Young, Professor

Ph.D., Vanderbilt University
Teacher Education
American Literature

Elizabeth Hall 459
801.626.7902
jyoung@weber.edu