Full-Time Faculty Directory

Name
Position
Research & Teaching Interests
Doctoral Lecturer
Co-Director of First-Year Writing
Literacy; Rhetoric and Composition; Critical Digital Pedagogy; Anti-Racist Pedagogy
Associate Professor
Eighteenth-Century British and French Literature and Culture; Philosophy, Science, and Literature; Theory of the Novel
Assistant Professor
Interim Co-PI at CUNY-Initiative on Immigration and Education (CUNY-IIE)
Multilingualism; Multimodality; Urban and Bilingual Education; Transnationalism
Assistant Professor
Poetry; creative writing
Professor
University Studies; Early Modern Literature; African American Literature; Protest Writing
Department Chair
Distinguished Professor
Chaucer; Medieval English Literature; Premodern Gender and Sexuality; Global Middle Ages
Lecturer
Irish Studies; Theory; Twentieth-Century Poetry
Associate Professor
Disability; Poetry; Science Fiction; Theory
Professor
Director, MFA Program in Creative Writing & Literary Translation
Contemporary US Poetry; Documentary Poetics
Associate Professor
Director, English Honors Program
Associate Chair (Fall 2022)
Victorian Literature & Culture; 19th-Century British Poetry; Literary Translation in History and Practice
Associate Professor
Late 18th & Early 19th-century U.S. Literature and Culture; American Studies
Associate Professor
Chair, Academic Senate
Cinema & Media studies; Digital Humanities; Videographic Criticism
Associate Professor
Contemporary literature in a global context; the novel; postcolonial studies
Distinguished Professor in English and Italian American Studies
Director of Italian American Studies
Italian Diaspora Studies; Humor in US American culture; US American Ethnic Literatures; Literary Theory
Lecturer
English as a second language; multiculturalism
Associate Professor
Faculty Athletics Representative
Shakespeare Studies; Early American Studies; Popular Music Studies; Black Studies
Distinguished Professor
Assistant Director, MFA Program in Creative Writing and Literary Translation
Writing; Poetry & Poetics; Ethnic Studies
Lecturer
Critical Theory and Pedagogy; Cultural Studies; Writing Ecologies
Professor
Utopian and Dystopian Writing; Speculative and Experimental Fiction for Children and YA; Life Writing; 17th Century Lit
Associate Professor
Project Director, Queens College AANAPISI Project (QCAP)
Asian American Literatures & Cultures; Ethnic Studies; Comics Studies; Comedy and Humor Studies
Assistant Professor
Faculty Advisor, Utopia Parkway Journal
Creative Nonfiction; Essays and Memoir; Cultural Criticism; Writing about Religion and Spirituality
Substitute Lecturer
Associate Director of the Writing Center
Writing Center Pedagogy; Translanguaging; Creative Nonfiction; Writing about the Environment
Assistant Professor
Shakespeare Studies; Queer & Transgender Theory; Performance Studies; Early Modern Studies
Lecturer (SEEK)
Asian American literature
Visiting Assistant Professor
Creative Writing; Fiction
Substitute Lecturer
Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL); Second Language Acquisition; Sociolinguistics
Professor
Medieval Studies; Chaucer; LGBTQ+ Studies and Theory
Assistant Professor
20th-century literature; modernism
Assistant Professor
Assistant Director of Graduate Studies
20th & 21st-Century Drama; Playwriting; Theatre & Urbanism
Assistant Professor
African American Literature; Speculative Fiction; Visual Culture & Media Studies; Black Feminist Theory
Lecturer
African American literature; 19th & 20th-century literature
Assistant Professor
Writing Center Director
Rhetoric and Composition; Critical Digital Pedagogy; Translanguaging; Culturally Sustaining Pedagogy; Prison Writing
Associate Professor
Director of Graduate Studies
Latinx Literature and Culture; Contemporary US Literature; Comics and Graphic Narratives; Visual Culture; Queer Studies
Assistant Professor
20th- and 21st-Century American Literature; LGBTQ & HIV-affected Literature; Life Writing Studies
Professor
19th – 21st-century U.S. Latinx & Caribbean literatures and cultures
Professor
Medieval literature & cultural studies
Professor
Interim co-chair at The Graduate Center, English Department
19th Century Literature; Feminist Theory; Ethics of Care; Disability Studies; Domestic Realism; Marriage Plot
Associate Professor
Fairy Tales; Children's Literature; Fantasy
Professor
Creative Writing; Literary Translation; 19th and 20th Century American Literature; Middle Eastern-American Literature
Associate Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Ecocriticism and Environmental Literature; Gothic Literature, 18th Century Transatlantic Literary Relations
Doctoral Lecturer
American Fiction 20th and 21st Century; American Drama 20th and 21st Century; Women Playwrights
Lecturer
Rhetoric and Composition; Pedagogy; Latino/a/x Literature; Intersectional Feminist Theory
Professor
English and Writing Minor Internship Coordinator
Faculty Advisor, The Knight News
Memoir and Autobiography; Creative Nonfiction; Contemporary Novel
Associate Professor
Special Assistant to the Provost for Writing
Writing & the teaching of writing; language & literacy; higher education; food
Assistant Professor
Black Studies; Gender/Sexuality Studies; 20th/21st Century American Literature; Critical Race Theory
Acting Chair
Associate Professor
American literature 1850-1950; Feminist Theory; Women’s and Gender Studies
Associate Professor
Creative writing (fiction)
Lecturer
Associate Director of First Year Writing
Academic Writing; Creative Writing; the Teaching of Writing
Professor
Associate Director of Jewish Studies
Literature of the Holocaust; Jewish fiction; modern & contemporary poetry