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College of Liberal Arts

Faculty in English Studies

The School’s faculty includes widely-published scholars and creative writers with degrees from such prominent institutions as Harvard, Princeton, Columbia, Oxford, New York University, and the University of Wisconsin. The faculty is also noted as distinguished teachers with a preference for interactive instruction, student participation and personal mentoring.

Full-time Faculty

JAN BALAKIAN

Jan Balakian
Professor
Ph.D., Cornell University
CAS 322 
T: 908-737-0374 
jbalakia@kean.edu

 

DEAN CASALE

Dean Casale
Associate Professor
Ph.D., State University of N.Y., Stony Brook
CAS 333 
T: 908-737-0379
dcasale@kean.edu

 

DANIEL GOVER

Daniel Gover
Professor
Ph.D., Harvard University
World Literature Coordinator
CAS 327
T: 908-737-0386 
dgover@kean.edu

 

RUTH GRIFFITH

Ruth Griffith
Associate Professor
CAS 317
T: 908-737-0387
rgriffit@kean.edu

 

JOHN GRUESSER

John Cullen Gruesser
Professor
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin
CAS 332
T: 908-737-0388
jgruesse@kean.edu

 

CHARLES P. NELSON

Charles Nelson
Executive Director, School of English Studies
Associate Professor

Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin
Assistant Chair
CAS 318
T: 908-737-0393
cnelson@kean.edu
www.kean.edu/~cnelson

 

NIRA GUPTA-CASALE

Nira Gupta-Casale
Associate Professor
Ph.D., State University of N.Y., Stony Brook
Assistant Chair
CAS 323 
T: 908-737-0389
ncasale@kean.edu

 

SUSANNA RICH

Susanna Rich
Professor
Ph.D. New York University
CAS 325
T: 908-737-0395
srich@kean.edu

 

MARIA (MIA) CHRISTINE ZAMORA

Maria (Mia) Christine Zamora
Associate Professor
Director, MA in Writing Studies & KU Writing Project
Coordinator, World Literature Program

Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison
CAS 329
T: 908-737-0385
mzamora@kean.edu
www.MiaZamoraPhD.com
twitter: @MiaZamoraPhD

 

Emeriti Faculty

Betsy Rodriguez-Bachiller

Professor and Coordinator, Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate TESL
Ed.D. Rutgers University

 

Richard Katz

Richard Katz
Associate Professor
Ph.d. University of Washngton

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