Faculty


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Dr. Brian Bedard
Adjunct Instructor, English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313- 4340

Office Location
E. 324 Sharp #201E

Office Hours
MW 9-10; TTH 11-12; & by appt.

Ph.D., University of Utah, 1981
Professor Emeritus of English, University of South Dakota
Emphasis: Creative Writing-Fiction, 20th Century American Literature

 
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Dr. Chase Bollig
Assistant Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6665

Office Location
Robinson Hall #210

Office Hours
WF 9-11; & by appt.

Ph.D., Ohio State University, 2015
Emphasis: Rhetoric, Composition, and Literacy, Working Class Studies

 
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Dr. Dan Butterworth

Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6678

Office Location
Robinson Hall #212

Office Hours
TTH 8:15-9:15, 2:45-3:45; MW by appt.

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1988
Emphasis: Contemporary Literature, Romantic Literature, Creative Writing

 
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Dr. Ann Ciasullo
Chair of Women's & Gender Studies
Associate Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-5955/5845

Office Location
Robinson Hall #203 (ENGL)
730 E Boone #104 (WGST)

Office Hours
MW 1:30-3; & by appt. (ENGL)
TTH 10:30-12; & by appt. (WGST)

Ph.D., University of Kentucky, 2002
Emphasis: 20th Century American Literature, Feminist Theory, Women Writers, Popular Culture and Cultural Studies, Literary Theory

 
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Dr. Meagan Ciesla
Assistant Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 18
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6671

Office Location
Robinson Hall #207

Office Hours
M 10:30-11:30; T 2:30-3:30; W 9:30-11:30; & by appt.

Ph.D., University of Missouri, 2014
Emphasis: Creative Writing, 20th Century American Literature, Working Class Studies

 
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Dr. Beth Cooley

Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-3645

Office Location
Robinson Hall #204

Office Hours
M 2-4; W 8:30-9:30; F 2-3; & by appt.

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1988
Emphasis: 20th Century British and American Literature

 
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Dr. Brian Cooney
Associate Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6680

Office Location
Robinson Hall #214

Office Hours
TTH 9:30-10:30, 4-5; & by appt.

Ph.D., University of South Carolina, 2004
Emphasis: British Romanticism

 
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Prof. Jeffrey Dodd
Director of Center for Teaching & Advising
Senior Lecturer, English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6742

Office Location
Foley #105

Office Hours
M-TH 11-12 (in Writing Center); & by appt.

M.A. and M.F.A., Eastern Washington University, 2006
Emphasis: Creative Writing: Poetry; 20th Century American Literature

 
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Dr. Heather Easterling Ritchie
Associate Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6682

Office Location
Robinson Hall #211

Office Hours
M 3:30-5; W 9-11 (in Hemmingson 201 Lounge); TH 4-5; & by appt.

Ph.D., University of Washington, 2004
Emphasis: Early Modern Drama, Representation of Early Modern Gender and Culture in Literature

 
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Dr. John Eliason
Director of Composition and the Writing Center
Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA  99258-0018

Phone: (509) 313-6717
Fax: (509) 313-5814

Office Location
Robinson Hall #202

Office Hours
MW 1-3; & by appt.

Ph.D., University of Nevada, Reno, 2001
Emphasis:  Writing Program Administration, Writing Pedagogy, Writing Centers, Writing Across the Curriculum

 
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Dr. Patsy Fowler

Associate Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6700

Office Location
Robinson Hall #208

Office Hours
MWF 9:30-11; & TTH by appt.

Ph.D., Auburn University, 2002
Emphasis: Restoration & 18th Century British Literature, Women's Studies, and the Development of the Novel

 
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Prof. Ginger Grey
Senior Lecturer, English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-3957

Office Location
E 328 Sharp #202

Office Hours
M 11:30-1:30 (English Annex); TTH 5:30pm-7:30pm (Writing Center); & by appt.

M.F.A., Eastern Washington University, 2004
Emphasis: Fiction

 
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Prof. Jessica Halliday
Lecturer, English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-3957

Office Location
E 328 Sharp #202

Office Hours
M 11:30-1:30; TTH 2:45-3:45; & by appt.

M.F.A., Eastern Washington University, 2007
Emphasis: Fiction

 
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Prof. Heath Herrick

Senior Lecturer, English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-3670

Office Location
E 328 Sharp #203

Office Hours
TTH 2:35-4:35; & by appt.

M.F.A., Eastern Washington University, 2001
Emphasis:  Creative Writing-Fiction

 
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Dr. Michael Herzog

Professor of English, Emeritus

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 087
Spokane, WA 99258

Office Hours
Contact through email.

Ph.D., University of Washington, 1971
Emphasis: Old English and Medieval, Comparative Literature, Literature and Film

 
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Dr. Dallin Lewis
Lecturer

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-3682

Office Location
E. 328 Sharp #101

Office Hours
TTH 10-12, 3-5; & by appt.

Ph.D., University of Notre Dame, 2015
Emphasis: Eighteenth-Century British Literature

 
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Dr. Tod Marshall

Director of Writing Concentration
Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6681

Office Location
Robinson Hall #209

Office Hours
W 12-3; TH 11-12; & by appt.

Ph.D., University of Kansas, 1996
Emphasis: Poetry, Modernism, Contemporary Literature, Creative Writing

 
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Dr. Jessica Maucione
Associate Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-3624

Office Location
Robinson House #205

Office Hours
On Sabbatical FA15-SP16

Ph.D., Washington State University, 2008
Emphasis:  Contemporary American Literature and Ethnic Studies

 
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Dr. Jeff Miller

English Department Chair
Associate Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6676

Office Location
Robinson Hall #215

Office Hours
MW 12-2; TTH 1:15-2:30; & by appt.

Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, 2002
Emphasis: 19th Century American Literature

 
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Prof. Michele Pajer

Senior Lecturer, English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6674

Office Location
E 328 Sharp #201

Office Hours
MWF 10:45-11:45; & by appt.

M.A., University of Kentucky, 1987
Emphasis: English Literature

 
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Dr. Michael Pringle

Associate Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6716

Office Location
Robinson Hall #213

Office Hours
MWF 10-11; M 1-2; & by appt.

Ph.D., Washington State University, 2000
Emphasis: Early American Literature

 
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Dr. Ingrid Ranum
Associate Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6675

Office Location
Robinson Hall #206

Office Hours
M 11-11:50, 3:10-4; WF 11-11:50; & by appt.

Ph.D., Washington State University, 2004
Emphasis: Victorian Literature

 
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Prof. Kate Reed
Lecturer, English

English Department
E. 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6712

Office Location
E 328 Sharp #102

Office Hours
MT 3:10-4:45; & by appt. 

M.F.A., Eastern Washington University, 2011
Emphasis: Creative Writing-Fiction

 
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Prof. Katey Roden
Lecturer, English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-3666

Office Location
E 324 Sharp #102D

Office Hours
MW 2:15-4; & by appt.

ABD, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
M.A., Washington State University, 2008
Emphasis: Early Modern Literature

 
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Prof. Elizabeth Rubasky Roewe
Lecturer, English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-3624

Office Location
Robinson Hall #205

Office Hours
MWF 11-12; & by appt.

ABD, University of Washington
M.A., University of Washington, 2005
Emphasis: 18th Century British Poetry and British Romanticism

 
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Dr. Rebecca Smith
Adjunct Instructor, English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 18
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-4341

Office Location
E 324 Sharp #202F

Office Hours
TTH 9:30-10:30; & by appt.

Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2009
Emphasis: British and American Modernism, 19th Century British Literature, The City, Visual Cultural

 
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Dr. Patricia Terry

Associate Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
Professor of English

E 502 Boone
AD Box 089
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-3885

Office Location
College Hall #416H

Office Hours
M-F  8-12, 1-4:30; & by appt.

Ph.D.  University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1989
Emphasis: 20th Century American Literature, Composition and Rhetoric

Main responsibilities:
Assessment
College of Arts and Sciences Curriculum Committee
Reappointment, promotion, and tenure procedures
Departmental faculty evaluation guidelines
Linked Thought and Expression courses
Spokane Intercollegiate Research Conference

 
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Dr. J.D. Thayer

Associate Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-3646

Office Location
Robinson Hall #201

Office Hours
TTH 10-12; & by appt.

Ph.D., University of Oregon, 2002
Emphasis: Old English & Medieval Literature

 
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Dr. Linda Tredennick
Associate Director of Honors
Associate Professor of English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6790

Office Location
Robinson Hall #203
611 E Boone

Office Hours
TTH 10-12 (HONORS); W 10-11:30 (ENGL); & by appt.

Ph.D., University of Oregon, 2002
Emphasis: Renaissance Literature

 
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Prof. Maya Zeller
Lecturer, English

English Department
E 502 Boone
AD Box 018
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-6712

Office Location
E 328 Sharp #102

Office Hours
MW 2-3:30; & by appt.

M.F.A., Eastern Washington University, 2007
Emphasis: Creative Writing-Poetry