School of Liberal Arts
English Faculty

Richard Schultz
Chair, English
A.B., Albright College
Ph.D., State University of New York, Stony Brook

Michael Jacobs
Associate Chair, English
B.A., M.A., State University of New York, Buffalo
D.A., St. John’s University

Andrea Bates*
B.A., University of Massachusetts
M.A., Manhattanville College

Celia Bonadies*
B.A., Manhattanville College
M.A., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Joy Browne
B.A., Todd Mildon University
M.A., University of Chicago
Ph.D., Emory University

Edith Churchman*
B.S., Heidelberg University
M.S., Emerson College
Ph.D., Bowling Green State University

Mary Jane Clerkin
B.A., M.A., M.A.T., Manhattanville College
D.A., Saint John’s University

Celeste Conway*
A.A., Fashion Institute of Technology
B.S., City University of New York, Hunter College
M.F.A., Columbia University

Janet Costa*
B.A., M.A., Fairleigh Dickinson University

Pattie Cowan
B.A., M.A., William Paterson University

Nicole DeFelice*
B.A., M.A., William Paterson University

Diane Emmolo*
B.A., M.A., Fairleigh Dickinson University

Salena Fehnel
B.A., East Stroudsburg University
M.A., Wilkes University

Denise Feldman
A.B., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
M.A., William Paterson University
D.A., Saint John’s University

Luisa Ferreira
B.A., M.A., Iona College
Ph.D., Fordham University

Joyce Frei-McNeill
B.S., Fairleigh Dickinson University
M.A., M.Ed., William Paterson University
D.Lit., Drew University

Michael Frew
B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz
M.A., San Francisco State University

Deborah D. Grison*
B.S., Jackson State University
M.S., Spertus Institute
M.F.A., Sarah Lawrence College
Ph.D., Jackson State University

Patrick Hill*
B.A., Avila University
M.F.A., Sarah Lawrence College

Stanley Hoffman*
B.A., City University of New York, Brooklyn College
M.A., University of Rochester

Sandra Hurtes*
B.A., College of New Rochelle
M.F.A., City University of New York, Hunter College

Lisa Karakas
B.A., State University of New York, Stony Brook
M.S., State University of New York, Albany

Robert Keiber
B.S., East Carolina College
M.Ed., University of North Carolina

Heather Klomhaus
B.A., Illinois Wesleyan University
Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Filippa Modesto
B.A., Brooklyn College
M.Phil., Ph.D., City University of New York, The Graduate Center

Barbara Monaghan
B.A., City University of New York, Brooklyn College
M.A., New York University

Michael Montlack
B.A., Hofstra University
M.A., San Francisco State University
M.F.A., New School University

Marilyn Papayanis
B.A., State University of New York, Binghamton
M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Esteban Rodrigues*
B.S., M.A., New York University

Eugene Ruffini*
B.A., M.A., New York University

Ilse Schrynemakers
B.A., Manhattan College
M.A., Saint John’s University
Ph.D., Fordham University

Erica Smith*
B.A., Wagner College
M.A., Boston College

Steven Streeter
B.A., Columbia University
M.F.A., Brown University

Edina Szalai
B.A., M.A., Lajos Kossuth University
Ph.D., University of Debrecen

Ellen Thomas
B.A., Boston College
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University

Eileen F. Toplansky*
B.A., M.A., Lehman College

Hugo Walter
B.A., Princeton University
M.A., Old Dominion University
M.Phil., Ph.D., Drew University
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Doris White*
A.B., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
M.A., William Paterson University

Stephen Wolf
A.B., A.M., Ph.D., University of Illinois

Gail Wood-Miller
B.A., William Paterson University
M.A., Ph.D., New York University

*Part Time