University of Southern California

Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

English

Taper Hall of Humanities 404
(213) 740-2808
Email: english@dornsife.usc.edu
dornsife.usc.edu/engl

Chair: David St. John, MFA

Faculty

University Professor and Leo S. Bing Chair in English and American Literature and Professor of English, Art History and History: Leo Braudy, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor: Percival Everett, A.M.

USC Associates Chair in Humanities and Professor of English and American Studies & Ethnicity: John Carlos Rowe, Ph.D.

Florence R. Scott Professor of English and Professor of English and Comparative Literature: Tania Modleski, Ph.D.

Judge Widney Professor of Poetry and Public Culture: Dana Gioia, MBA

Provost Professor of English and Art History: Kate Flint, Ph.D.

Writer in Residence: Geoffrey Dyer

Professors: Aimee Bender, MFA; Joseph A. Boone, Ph.D.; Joseph A. Dane, Ph.D.; Lawrence D. Green, Ph.D.; J. Jack Halberstam, Ph.D. (American Studies & Ethnicity); Susan McCabe, Ph.D.; Edwin McCann, Ph.D. (Philosophy); Carol Muske-Dukes, MFA*; David Rollo, Ph.D*; David Román, Ph.D.*; Margaret E. Russett, Ph.D.; Hilary M. Schor, Ph.D.; David St. John, MFA; Daniel Tiffany, Ph.D.; David Treuer, Ph.D.; Marianne Wiggins

Associate Professors: Emily Anderson, Ph.D.*; Alice Gambrell, Ph.D.*; Thomas Gustafson, Ph.D.*; William R. Handley, Ph.D.; Mark Irwin, Ph.D.; Heather James, Ph.D.*; Dana Johnson, MFA; Anthony Kemp, Ph.D.; Rebecca Lemon, Ph.D.; Viet Nguyen, Ph.D.*; Karen L. Tongson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professors: Devin Griffiths, Ph.D.; Anna Journey, Ph.D.; Elda Maria Román, Ph.D.

Professor of the Practice: Brighde Mullins, MFA

Professor (Teaching): Christopher Freeman, Ph.D.

Associate Professors (Teaching): Mary (Molly) A. Bendall, M.A.; Richard Berg, Ph.D.; Michael Du Plessis, Ph.D. (Comparative Literature); Susan Segal, MFA; Thea Tomaini, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of English and Aerol Arnold Professor Emeritus of English: James R. Kincaid, Ph.D.

Leo S. Bing Professor Emeritus: Jay Martin, Ph.D.

Leo S. Bing Professor Emeritus of English and American Literature: Paul K. Alkon, Ph.D.

Florence R. Scott Professor of English Emerita: Marjorie Perloff, Ph.D.

Distinguished Emerita Professor: Virginia J. Tufte, Ph.D.*

Distinguished Professor Emeritus: T. Coraghessan Boyle, Ph.D.

Emeritus Professors: Charles B. Berryman, Ph.D.; Donald C. Freeman, Ph.D.; Max F. Schulz, Ph.D.

Emeritus Associate Professors: William H. Brown, Ph.D.; David Eggenschwiler, Ph.D.; Stephen C. Moore, Ph.D.

*Recipient of university-wide or college teaching award.