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Faculty & Staff

Over the past decade our faculty have published books—often award-winning—with major national and international presses such as the University of Chicago Press, University of Pennsylvania Press, Harvard University Press, Duke University Press, University of Massachusetts Press, Southern Illinois University Press and Rutgers University Press, to name only a few.  Our creative writers have received national and international recognition for their work and are regularly invited to do readings in a number of prestigious venues.  The excellence of our faculty has been recognized through a number of awards including multiple awards from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Fulbright Lecturerships, awards from the American Philosophical Society, the Newberry Library, the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, the American Psychoanalytic Association, the Louisiana Board of Regents, the Mississippi Humanities Center and the Rockefeller Institute in Bellagio, Italy.

Thomas Albrecht Associate Professor Department of English
Thomas Albrecht
Chair, Professor of English
Kate Adams Associate Professor Department of English
Kate Adams
Associate Professor of English
Constance Adler
Adjunct
Jennifer Bagneris
Adjunct
Melissa Bailes Associate Professor Department of English Tulane University
Melissa Bailes
Associate Professor of English
Kate Baldwin, Professor of English and Communication, Tulane University School of Liberal Arts
Kate Baldwin
Professor of English and Communication Studies
Thomas Beller Associate Professor Department of English Tulane University
Thomas Beller

Associate Professor of English

Charles Brown Department of English at Tulane University
Charles Brown
Adjunct
Patricia Burns, Department of English at Tulane University
Patricia Burns
Senior Professor of Practice
Patrick Butler
Visiting Assistant Professor
Joel Dinerstein Professor Department of English Tulane University
Joel Dinerstein
Professor of English
Brian Edwards, Dean School of Liberal Arts, Tulane University, Photo: Paula Burch-Celentano
Brian T. Edwards
Dean & Professor of English
Steven Gin Professor of Practice Department of English Tulane University
Steven Gin
Professor of Practice
Mary Glavan Visiting Faculty Department of English Tulane University
Mary Glavan
Visiting Assistant Professor
Matthew Griffin, Professor of English, Tulane University
Matthew Griffin
Adjunct
Megan Holt Postdoctoral Fellow Department of English Tulane University
Megan Holt
Adjunct
Ladee Hubbard Facing the Camera in a Black Blouse and Coat
Ladee Hubbard
Assistant Professor
Z'étoile Imma Assistant Professor Department of English Tulane University
Z'étoile Imma
T.R. Johnson Professor Department of English Tulane University
T.R. Johnson
Professor of English
Elizabeth Kalos-Kaplan Professor of Practice Department of English Tulane University
Elizabeth Kalos-Kaplan
Professor of Practice
Erin J. Kappeler Assistant Professor Department of English Tulane University
Erin J. Kappeler
Assistant Professor of English
Michelle Kohler Associate Professor Department of English Tulane University
Michelle Kohler
Associate Professor of English
Michael Kuczynski Professor Department of English Tulane University
Michael Kuczynski

Professor of English

Zachary Lazar Professor Department of English Tulane University
Zachary Lazar
Professor of English
Nghana Lewis, Department of English at Tulane University
Nghana Lewis
Associate Professor of English
Michael Luke, Professor of English, Tulane University
Michael Luke
Adjunct Faculty
Aleksandra Markell
Visiting Assistant Professor
Laura Helen Marks Professor of Practice Department of English Tulane University
Laura Helen Marks
Professor of Practice
Ryan McBride, Professor of English, Tulane University
Ryan McBride

Administrative Associate Professor

Bernice McFadden Professor of Practice Department of English Tulane University
Bernice McFadden
Assistant Professor
Adam McKeown Associate Professor Department of English Tulane University
Adam McKeown
Professor of English
Isa Murdock-Hinrichs Professor of Practice Department of English Tulane University
Isa Murdock-Hinrichs
Professor of Practice
Cheryl Naruse Professor of English Tulane School of Liberal Arts
Cheryl Naruse
Assistant Professor of English
Katie Nunnery, Department of English at Tulane University
Katie Nunnery
Visiting Assistant Professor
Scott Oldenburg Department of English at Tulane University
Scott Oldenburg
Professor of English
Ebony Perro Professor of Practice Department of English Tulane University
Ebony Perro
Professor of Practice
Romy Rajan Facing the Camera in a Plaid Shirt
Romy Rajan
Visiting Assistant Professor
Edward Randolph
Visiting Assistant Professor
Linda Shkreli Department of English at Tulane University
Linda Shkreli
Visiting Assistant Professor
Matthew P. Smith Visiting Faculty Department of English Tulane University
Matthew P. Smith
Visiting Assistant Professor
Matthew Sumpter Department of English at Tulane University
Matthew Sumpter
Visiting Assistant Professor
Travis Tanner Department of English at Tulane University School of Liberal Arts
Travis Tanner
Professor of Practice
Selamawit D. Terrefe Department of English Tulane University
Selamawit D. Terrefe
Assistant Professor of English
Jennifer Urbanek
Visiting Assistant Professor
Jesmyn Ward Professor Department of English Tulane University
Jesmyn Ward
Professor of English
Ed White Professor Department of English Tulane University
Ed White
Pierce Butler Chair in English
Karen Zumhagen-Yekplé Department of English at Tulane University
Karen Zumhagen-Yekplé
Associate Professor of English
Emeritus
Barry Ahearn, Department of English, Tulane University School of Liberal Arts
Barry Ahearn

Professor of English Emeritus

Peter Cooley, Professor of English, Tulane University
Peter Cooley

Professor of English Emeritus

Donald Pizer, Professor of English, Tulane University
Donald Pizer

Pierce Butler Professor of English Emeritus

Molly Anne Rothenberg Professor Department of English Tulane University
Molly Anne Rothenberg
Professor of English Emeritus
Molly Travis, English, Tulane University
Molly Travis
Professor of English Emeritus
Staff
Headshot of Analene McCullough wearing a Pink Dress
Analene McCullough
Administrative Secretary
Barb Ryan, English, Tulane University
Barb Ryan

Administrative Operations Manager