* = elected position

Chair's Advisory Committee

Personnel Subcommittee

Tenured and tenure-track members of the Chair's Advisory Committee

Department Conciliator

*Stephen Behrendt (Professor - 2020)

Election Chair

Stephen Behrendt (Professor - 2022)

Graduate Committee

Appeals Committee

  • *Laura White, committee chair (Professor – 2022)
  • *Joy Castro (Professor – 2023)
  • *Tom Gannon (Professor - 2023)
  • *Alexandra Bissell (Graduate Student Representative - 2023)
  • *Nidhi Polekar (Undergraduate Representative – 2021)

Undergraduate Committee

  • Guy Reynolds (Professor - 2021)
  • Laura White (Professor; ex officio as Literature Coordinator)
  • Timothy Schaffert (Associate Professor; ex officio as Director of Creative Writing)
  • Debbie Minter (Associate Professor; ex officio as Director of Composition and Rhetoric)
  • *Beverley Rilett (Assistant Professor of Research and Lecturer - 2021)
  • Kathleen Lacey (Academic Advisor; ex officio)
  • Michael Page, Department Scheduler (Lecturer; ex officio)
  • *Graduate Student Representative - TBD

EGSA Executive Committee

2019-2020 Officers

  • Alexandra Bissell - President, General Board Member
  • Phillip Howells - Vice President, General Board Member
  • Jonathan Wlodarski - Treasurer, First-Year Representative
  • Sydney Baty - GSA Representative, General Board Member
  • Jessica Poli - MA Representative
  • Erika Luckert - PhD Representative
  • Jonathan Cheng - Grad Committee Representative
  • Gretchen Geer, General Board Member

Officers