Full-Time Faculty

Trey  Philpotts Full-Time Faculty
Trey Philpotts
Professor, Department Chair
Interests: Victorian Culture and Literature, Charles Dickens…
Patricia B. Angley Full-Time Faculty
Patricia B. Angley
Senior Lecturer
Interests: Twentieth & Twenty-first Century American Literature…
J.D.  Applen Full-Time Faculty
J.D. Applen
Associate Professor
Interests: Classical and Contemporary Rhetoric, Technical Communication for students across UCF in all majors…
Jocelyn  Bartkevicius Full-Time Faculty
Jocelyn Bartkevicius
Associate Professor
Interests: Literary nonfiction, Memoir, Personal Essay, Ecological Criticism and Ecotheory…
Christian  Beck Full-Time Faculty
Christian Beck
Associate Lecturer
Interests: The history of emotions, Spatial theory, Anarchist literature and thought…
James  Campbell Full-Time Faculty
James Campbell
Associate Professor, M.A. Program Director
Interests: British and Irish Literature since 1885, War and Literature…
Lynn A. Casmier-Paz Full-Time Faculty
Lynn A. Casmier-Paz
Associate Professor
Interests: African American Slave Narratives, Autobiography and Life Writing Studies…
Farrah  Cato Full-Time Faculty
Farrah Cato
Associate Instructor
Interests: Magical Realism, Speculative Fiction…
Madelyn  Flammia Full-Time Faculty
Madelyn Flammia
Interests: International Technical Communication, Virtual Teams…
Bill Fogarty Full-Time Faculty
Bill Fogarty
Assistant Professor
Interests: Modern and Contemporary Poetry and Poetics in America, Britain, and Ireland…
Carolyn  Glasshoff Full-Time Faculty
Carolyn Glasshoff
Interests: Rhetoric Theory, Rhetoric of Science, Rhetoric of Medicine…
Fayeza  Hasanat Full-Time Faculty
Fayeza Hasanat
Interests: Literature of the British Empire, English Novel, Gender Studies…
Micah Dean Hicks Full-Time Faculty
Micah Dean Hicks
Interests: Fiction,  Fairy Tale Studies, Fabulism, Magical Realism…
Kathleen  Hohenleitner Full-Time Faculty
Kathleen Hohenleitner
Senior Lecturer
Interests: British Literature, Irish Literature, Literary Theory…
Stephen Hopkins Full-Time Faculty
Stephen Hopkins
Assistant Professor of Old English and Linguistics
Interests: Early Medieval English Literature (Old English)…
Rochelle Hurt Full-Time Faculty
Rochelle Hurt
Assistant Professor
Interests: Contemporary Poetry, Creative Nonfiction, Hybrid Genres…
Anna Maria Jones Full-Time Faculty
Anna Maria Jones
Interests: Victorian literature and culture, science and literature…
Mark L. Kamrath Full-Time Faculty
Mark L. Kamrath
Interests: Brown and the Early Republic, 1771-1810, Eighteenth-Century Periodicals and Print Culture…
Louise Kane Full-Time Faculty
Louise Kane
Assistant Professor
Interests: Twentieth-century Literature, Literary Modernism…
Anna  Lillios Full-Time Faculty
Anna Lillios
Interests: 20th-21st-century world literature, Lawrence Durrell and Mediterranean Studies…
Lisa M Logan Full-Time Faculty
Lisa M Logan
Associate Professor
Interests: Early American literature, literature by women…
Carmen Faye Mathes Full-Time Faculty
Carmen Faye Mathes
Assistant Professor
Interests: Romanticism, long eighteenth century, long nineteenth century…
Barry Jason Mauer Full-Time Faculty
Barry Jason Mauer
Associate Professor
Interests: Film and Media Studies,  Cultural Studies,  Rhetoric and Composition…
Kevin  Meehan Full-Time Faculty
Kevin Meehan
Interests: Caribbean Literature and Culture, African American Literature and Culture…
Jane  Moody Full-Time Faculty
Jane Moody
Associate Lecturer
Interests: E-portfolios as learning objects, Usability testing…
Bill  Morton Full-Time Faculty
Bill Morton
Associate Instructor
Interests: Herman Melville, Edgar Lee Masters, and Mark Twain.
Darlin'  Neal Full-Time Faculty
Darlin' Neal
Associate Professor
Interests: Literary Fiction, Literary Nonfiction, Memoir…
Obi  Nwakanma Full-Time Faculty
Obi Nwakanma
Associate Professor
Interests: Creative Writing - Poetry, fiction, the biography, Journalism, History of Ideas/Black intellectual experience, Modernity, post-colonial, National, Cultural & literary theories…
Brenda Peynado Full-Time Faculty
Brenda Peynado
Assistant Professor
Interests: Magical Realism, Fabulism, Science Fiction & Fantasy…
David James Poissant Full-Time Faculty
David James Poissant
Associate Professor
Interests: Fiction Writing, The Short Story, Contemporary American Literature…
Tison  Pugh Full-Time Faculty
Tison Pugh
Pegasus Professor
Interests: Medieval English Literature and Medievalisms, Queer and Gender Studies…
Sara Raffel Full-Time Faculty
Sara Raffel
Assistant Professor
Cecilia  Rodríguez Milanés Full-Time Faculty
Cecilia Rodríguez Milanés
Interests: Latinx Literature, writing, women writers of color…
Lisa  Roney Full-Time Faculty
Lisa Roney
Associate Professor, Editor-in-Chief, The Florida Review
Interests: Fiction, memoir, and personal essay, medical humanities, disability studies, representations of health and illness…
Sarah Singer Full-Time Faculty
Sarah Singer
Assistant Professor
Interests: Technical Communication, Rhetoric of Health and Medicine…
Sonia H. Stephens Full-Time Faculty
Sonia H. Stephens
Assistant Professor
Interests: Scientific and Technical Communication in Digital and visual Media…
Peter  Telep Full-Time Faculty
Peter Telep
Senior Instructor
Interests: Writing for Video Games, Screenwriting, Fiction Writing..
Terry Ann Thaxton Full-Time Faculty
Terry Ann Thaxton
Professor, MFA Program Director
Interests: Poetry, Creative Non-Fiction, Hybrid Forms, Literary Arts and Community…
Laurie  Uttich Full-Time Faculty
Laurie Uttich
Associate Lecturer
Interests: Creative nonfiction: memoir, essay, segmented forms (braided…
Jake Wolff Full-Time Faculty
Jake Wolff
Assistant Professor
Beth Rapp Young Full-Time Faculty
Beth Rapp Young
Associate Professor
Interests: Johnson's Dictionary, linguistics , grammar / usage…

Part-time Faculty

Katheryn  Giglio Part-time Faculty
Katheryn Giglio
Interests: Early Modern English Literature, History of the Book, Reading Practices, and Literacy…
Judith Roney Part-time Faculty
Judith Roney
Interests: Emerging forms of poetry,  domestic space poetry & prose…

Support Staff

Meghan  Crowther Support Staff
Meghan Crowther
Administrative Assistant I
Sara  Monroe Support Staff
Sara Monroe
Academic Advisor II
Ethan Watford Support Staff
Ethan Watford
Graduate Admissions Specialist