Faculty and Staff

As a student in the English department, you reap the benefits of qualified and engaged faculty who come from a variety of research and professional backgrounds.

Dr. Linda T. Moser

Office Hours: Email; by appointment.

Dr. Etta M. Madden

Office Hours: Wednesday 4:30 - 5:30 pm; by appointment.

Dr. James S. Baumlin

Office Hours: Email, by appointment

Angela B. Bell

Office Hours: By appointment.

Dr. W.D. Blackmon

Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm.

Sara J. Burge

Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday 12:00 - 12:30 pm; 2:00 - 3:30 pm.

Dr. Lanette L. Cadle

Research and interests: Digital rhetorics, Writing theory and pedagogy, Creative writing, Publishing, Emerging social software

Marcus S. Cafagna

Marcus S. Cafagna

Coordinator of the Creative Writing Program

Office Hours: By appointment.

Dr. Matthew S. Calihman

Office Hours: Friday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm via Zoom.

James J. Chang

James J. Chang

Academic Administrative Assistant II

Dr. Joel D. Chaston

Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday 9:00 -11:00 am; by appointment.

Dr. Mara Cohen Ioannides

Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday 9:00 - 11:30 am.

Joel W. Coltharp

Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Virtual.

Michael G. Czyzniejewski

Office Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday 11:30am - 1:30pm or by appointment.

Tracy L. Dalton

Office Hours: Wednesday 11:15am - 12:15pm and 2:30pm - 3:30pm or by appointment. Virtual options are available.

Dr. Cathie English

Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:30 pm.

Dr. Keri R. Franklin

Dr. Keri R. Franklin

Associate Provost for Public Affairs and Assessment
Director, Ozarks Writing Project

Office Hours: Email; by appointment.

Dr. Rachel Gholson

Office Hours: By phone or Zoom.

Dr. Ken M. Gillam

Dr. Ken M. Gillam

Associate Professor
Director of Composition

Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday 1:00 - 2:00 pm, Wednesday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm via Zoom. Zoom meetings are available by appointment.

Mark A. Grimes

Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm; Friday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.

Heidi Hadley

Office Hours: Tuesday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm; by appointment.

Dr. Andrea B. Hellman

Dr. Andrea B. Hellman

Associate Professor
Coordinator, TESOL Program

Office Hours: Friday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm via Zoom.

Dr. Sean C. Herring

Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:15 - 1:30 pm; by appointment.

Dr. Judith A. John

Office hours: Monday, Wednesday 8:00 - 9:15 am; 12:15 - 2:00 pm; by appointment.

Dr. Marianthe V. Karanikas

Office Hours: Zoom by appointment.

Amy E. Knowles

Amy E. Knowles

Student Teacher Supervisor
Ozarks Writing Project Co-Director

Office Hours: By appointment.

Dr. Lanya M. Lamouria

Office Hours: Monday 1:00 - 4:00 pm via Zoom.

Jennifer L. Murvin

Office Hours: Thursday 9:00 - 11:00 am; 11:30 - 12:30 pm. Zoom available.

Dr. Jonathan M. Newman

Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm.

Lori E. Rogers

Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm; Thursday 2:00 - 4:00 pm; by appointment.

Dr. Leslie E. Seawright

Office Hours: Tuesday 9:00 - 11:00 am; 1:00 - 3:00 pm.

Dr. Yili Shi

Office Hours: By appointment via Zoom.

Dr. Rhonda J. Stanton

Dr. Rhonda J. Stanton

Associate Professor
English Department Graduate Director and Program Coordinator for Professional/Technical Writing

Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday 1:30 - 3:30 pm; by appointment.

Judy D. Tarbox

Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday 11:30 am - 1:00 pm; by appointment.

Dr. Suneeta Thomas

Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday 9:00 - 10:30 am; Wednesday 12:00 - 2:00 pm.

Alan S. Tinkler

Office Hours: Wednesday 1:30 - 4:30 pm; by appointment.

John R. Turner

Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday 10:00 am - 12 pm; by appointment.

Dr. Margaret E. Weaver

Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday 12:00 - 2:00 pm; 10:00 - 11:00 am.

Dr. Shannon R. Wooden

Office Hours: Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm via Zoom.

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