Interests are Highlands Homecoming events, being a judge for MESA and Relay for Life Cancer Walk.
Teaching, research and interests are 19th, 20th, and 21st Century British literature; colonialism and literature of empire, genre studies including romance, pastoral, gothic and aesthetics; Anglophone, and postcolonial literatures and theory; literary vampires and theory..
Professor, Coordinator of Academic Enrichment Programs
Teaching, research and interests are English language, language and writing, language and cognition, language and narrative discourse, Lakota pictography and Old English.
Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies
Teaching, research and interests are 19th, 20th and 21st Century American literature, Southwestern literature, multi-ethnic American literature, literary theory and popular culture.
Teaching, research and interests are creative writing-poetry, American, European and Latin American poetry, poetry writing Chicana/o literature, New Mexico folklore and composition and technical writing.
Teaching, research and interests are creative writing-fiction, stand-up comedy as literature, American humor, the New Testament as political literature and American literature.
Associate Professor, Academic Affairs Chair
Teaching, research and interests are British literature to 1700, international Shakespeare, early modern Renaissance women writers, Isabella Whitney, orphans and foster children in Renaissance literature, motherhood in Renaissance literature, Harry Potter and fairy tales.
Assistant Professor, Director of Composition
Teaching, research and interests are rhetoric and composition, place-conscious writing, place-based education, National Writing Project, computers and writing, writing centers, Writing Program administration.
Assistant Professor, Writing Center Director
Teaching, research and interests are creative non-fiction writing, literary journalism; cultural criticism; pre-Twentieth Century autobiographical narrative; race, gender and class identity writing; academic writing; Middle Eastern literature; women’s literature, Appalachian studies; music writing; and narrative medicine.
Stephen J. Weatherburn
Instructor, Assistant to Director of Composition
Teaching, research and interests are first-year composition studies; learning communities with forestry, history and NAHS; Synthesizing pedagogy, andragogy and heutagogy; the motorbike as cultural icon and as transportation; Haiku and Renga.
Instructor, Assistant Coordinator of Academic Enrichment Programs
Teaching, research and interests are first-year composition, learning communities fiction, multicultural and social justice literature, poetry, narrative therapy, issues in special education, interdisciplinary and experiential learning, validity and reliability issues in neuropsychological and educational testing, young adult and children’s literature, and dystopian.
Instructor, Assistant to Writing Center Director
Teaching, research and interests are composition, writing, popular culture, media theory, and English literature.