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Position: Professor

Department: English Language & Literature
Campus Address: Anspach 211
Office Hours: Fall 2011
Phone: 989-774-3671


  • Ph.D., in English, August 1995, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
  • M.A., in English, December 1988, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
  • B.A., in English, June 1983, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan

Teaching Experience

  • Professor. English Department, Central Michigan University, 1996-present.
  • English Teacher. Bexley City Schools, Bexley, OH, 1989-96
  • Teaching Associate. English Department, The Ohio State University, 1987-89, 1991.
  • English Teacher. Central Intermediate, Midland Public Schools, Midland, MI, 1986-87
  • Language Arts Teacher. Peacock Junior High, School District 10, Itasca, IL, 1984-86

Research Interests

  • Creative Response to Literature
  • Social Justice Themes in Children's Literature
  • The Life and Legacy of Jane Addams
  • Role of Reflection in Teaching
  • Writing in the Elementary & Middle School