Full-Time Faculty Directory

Name
Position
Research & Teaching Interests
Lecturer
Associate Professor
18th-century English literature; European Enlightenment
Assistant Professor
Critical applied linguistics; urban & bilingual education
Assistant Professor
Poetry; creative writing
Department Chair
Professor
Medieval English & Scottish literature; medieval cultural studies
Lecturer
Theory; Irish literature
Associate Professor
20th century; 21st century; 22nd century; aesthetics; Asian American studies
Professor
Director, MFA Program in Creative Writing & Literary Translation
Contemporary US poetry; documentary poetics
Visiting Professor, MFA Program
Associate Professor
Director of the English Honors Program
Victorian literature & culture; poetry; 19th-century literary translation
Assistant Professor
Gender studies; women’s studies; queer studies
Associate Professor
Late 18th & early 19th-century U.S. literature and culture
Associate Professor
Chair, Academic Senate
Director, Writing at Queens
Cinema & media studies; digital humanities; videographic criticism
Associate Professor
Co-Director of First Year Writing
Contemporary literature in a global context; the novel; postcolonial studies
Distinguished Professor in English and Italian American Studies
Italian American studies
Lecturer
English as a second language; multiculturalism
Assistant Professor
Shakespeare studies; Early American studies; African-American studies
Distinguished Professor
Assistant Director, MFA Program in Creative Writing and Literary Translation
Writing; poetry & poetics; ethnic studies
Professor
17th- & 18th-century literature; life writing; utopian studies; children’s literature
Associate Professor
Director of Graduate Studies
Asian American literature & culture; comedy & humor studies; comics & graphic narratives
Assistant Professor
Creative nonfiction; journalism; popular culture; religion; American literature
Lecturer (SEEK)
Asian American literature
Professor
Medieval studies; lesbian/gay/queer studies
Assistant Professor
20th-century literature; modernism
Assistant Professor
Assistant Director of Graduate Studies
20th & 21st-century drama; playwriting; theatre & urbanism
Lecturer
African American literature; 19th & 20th-century literature
Lecturer
Director of The Writing Center
Associate Professor
Latina/o/x literature and culture; contemporary American literature; visual culture
Lecturer
Director, First Year Experience
LGBTQ life writing
Professor
19th – 21st-century U.S. Latinx & Caribbean literatures and cultures
Professor
Medieval literature & cultural studies
Professor
19th-century literature & material culture; ethics of care; disability studies
Associate Professor
Children’s literature; women’s writing; feminist psychoanalytic theory
Professor
Creative writing (poetry); literary translation; the American Renaissance
Associate Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies
The novel; 18th-century transatlantic literary relations; political philosophy
Lecturer
American fiction & drama; world drama, film & literature; Holocaust fiction
Professor
Memoir and autobiography; creative nonfiction; contemporary novel
Associate Professor
Co-Director of First Year Writing
Writing & the teaching of writing; language & literacy; higher education; food
Associate Chair
Associate Professor
American literature 1850-1950; feminist theory; women’s & 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