- Ph.D. in English Language and Literature, University of Michigan, April 2007
- M.A. in English Language and Literature, University of Michigan, December 2002
- B.A. in English (with distinction) and Classical Studies, minor in Latin, University of Washington, June 2001, Summa Cum Laude
- “Pedestrian Perils on the Road to Irish Identity in Joyce and Bowen,” Irish Studies Review 23.4 (Nov. 2015): 385-406.
- “Revision and Competing Voices in D. H. Lawrence’s Collaborations with Women,” Textual Cultures: Texts, Contexts, Interpretation 4.1 (Spring 2009): 1-25.
- “Who Speaks for Fergus? Silence, Homophobia, and the Anxiety of Yeatsian Influence in Joyce,” Twentieth-Century Literature 51.4 (Winter 2005): 391-413. [Published Summer 2006]
- James Joyce and the Revolt of Love: Marriage, Adultery, Desire, by Janine Utell, New Hibernia Review 15.3 (Autumn 2011): 151-53.
- The Reception of W. B. Yeats in Europe, ed. Klaus Peter Jochum, Comparative Literature Studies 45.3 (2008): 415-17.
Scholarly Editing Projects:
- With Jonathan Allison. Mythologies, by W. B. Yeats, for the Collected Works of W. B. Yeats series, published in the U.S. by Scribner (under contract).
- Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society, Honorary Membership, 2016 (The nation’s oldest honor society for first-year college and university students in all disciplines.)
- Sigma Mu, Honorary Membership, 2011 (The Georgian Court chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, The International English Honor Society.)
Service to the University:
- Moderator, Fountain Spray, Georgian Court’s Arts and Literary Magazine, 2010—Present
- Organized visit of Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Tracy K. Smith to campus, April 2013
- Chair, Policy Manual Subcommittee, 2014—Present
- Co-Chair, Academic Research Subcommittee of the Faculty Development Committee, 2014—16
- Chair, Faculty Development Committee, 2012-14
- Chair, General Education Curriculum Committee, 2011-12
- Secretary, General Education Curriculum Committee, 2010-11
- Participant in Faculty Mentoring Program for At-Risk Students, 2014—Present
- Panel Moderator, Academic Excellence Night, Spring 2015 & Spring 2016
- Panel Moderator, GCU Undergraduate Research Conference, Fall 2009 & Spring 2011
- Coordinating Presenter, 2010 Summer Orientation Program, “Making the Most of Your Relationships with Your Professors: Avoiding Common Pitfalls,” August 2010 (with Dr. Pamela Rader)
- EN111: Academic Writing and Research I
- EN114: American Literature II
- EN115: World Literature I
- EN176: British Literature II
- EN265: Understanding Poetry
- EN300: Gateways to Literary Study
- EN319: Victorian Literature
- EN325: Modern British Literature
- EN326: Contemporary British Literature
- EN429: Bookends: A Global Literature Seminar
- EN430: Senior Seminar II
- British, Irish, and U.S. Modernism; textual scholarship; collaboration studies
Why I Love GCU:
- I love the daily opportunity to inspire and challenge my students—and be inspired and challenged by them—as part of an academic and spiritual community dedicated to transforming people’s lives.