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Selected Graduate Student Placements

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Recent Graduate Student Placement: Tenure-track and Postdoctoral Positions




Alanna Hickey (Ph.D. 2016)
Assistant Professor
Field: Early American, Native American, and Indigenous literatures

Yale University


Chad Infante (Ph.D. 2018)
Assistant Professor
Field: African American and Native American literature

University of Maryland - College Park

Andrew Keener (Ph.D. 2018)
Assistant Professor
Field: Early Modern literature

Santa Clara College


Maha Jafri (Ph.D. 2015)
Assistant Professor
Field: 19th-century British literature; Novel and narrative

Sewanee: The University of the South


Wendy Roberts (Ph.D. 2012)
Assistant Professor
Field: Early American literature; 18th-century Evangelicalism

SUNY Albany

Carissa Harris
(Ph.D. 2012)
Assistant Professor
Field: Medieval and early modern England and Scotland

Temple University


Jeff Knight
(Ph.D. 2009)
Associate Professor
Field: Early modern literature; history of the book and reading

University of Washington, Seattle


Peter Jaros
(Ph.D. 2009)
Assistant Professor
Field: Early/Antebellum American literature, Transatlantic Eighteenth-century literature and culture

Franklin & Marshall College


Sarah Mesle
(Ph.D. 2009)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Field: American and African American Literature

Michigan Society of Fellows

William Huntting Howell
Associate Professor
(Ph.D. 2005)
Field: American literature and culture to 1900

Boston University


Gayle Rogers
(Ph.D. 2008)
Associate Professor
Field: Global modernisms, translation theory

University of Pittsburgh

Joanne Diaz
(Ph.D. 2008)
Associate Professor
Field: Early modern poetry and drama, Twentieth-century poetry

Illinois Wesleyan University

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