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Katherine Acheson

Professor and Associate Dean of Arts, Undergraduate Programs

PhD, Toronto
MA, Toronto
BA, Carleton

Extension: 30336
Office: PAS 2454
Email:
koa@uwaterloo.ca

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Carol Acton

Associate Professor

PhD, Queen's
MA, Kent at Canterbury
BA Honours, Trinity College, Dublin

Extension: 28238
Office: SJU Sweeney Hall 2201

Email: cgacton@uwaterloo.ca

Lamees Al Ethari

Continuing Lecturer | Associate Director, Arts First

PhD, University of Waterloo
Master of Arts, Kansas State University
Master of Arts, University of Baghdad
Bachelor of Arts, Al-Moman University College

Extension: x43029
Office: HH 142
Email: lalethari@uwaterloo.ca

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Veronica Austen

Associate Professor | Associate Dean, St. Jerome's University

PhD, Waterloo
MA, Waterloo
BA, Guelph

Extension: 28300
Office: SJU Sweeney Hall 2202

Email: vjausten@uwaterloo.ca

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Jennifer Clary-Lemon

Associate Professor

PhD, Arizona State University
MA, DePaul University
BA, University of Arizona

Extension: 43594
Office: HH 368
Email:
jclarylemon@uwaterloo.ca

Frankes (Frankie) Condon

Frankie Condon

Associate Professor

PhD, University at Albany
MA, Clarion University
BFA, York University

Extension: 47141
Office: HH 147
Email: 
fcondon@uwaterloo.ca
Website:  https://uwaterloo.ca/scholar/fcondon

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Tristanne Connolly

Associate Professor

PhD, Cambridge
MA, McMaster
BA, McMaster

Extension: 28244
Office: SJU Sweeney Hall 2203

Email: tjconnol@uwaterloo.ca

Website

Jenny Conroy

Undergraduate Program Coordinator

Extension: 42634
Office: HH 251
Email:
 jconroy@uwaterloo.ca

Organizes and administers academic services for the undergraduate program, and provides advice and guidance to undergraduate students.

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Bruce Dadey

Continuing Lecturer

PhD, Waterloo Ontario
MA, Waterloo
BEd, Alberta
BA, Manitoba

BPE, Manitoba

Extension: 42416
Office: HH 257

Email: badadey@uwaterloo.ca

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Agata Jagielska

Graduate Program Coordinator

Extension: 43618
Office: HH 250
Email: 
englishgrad@uwaterloo.ca

Organizes and administers academic services for the  graduate program, and provides advice and guidance to graduate students.

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J. Andrew Deman

Lecturer

PhD Waterloo
MA Lakehead
HBA Lakehead

Office: SJU Sweeney Hall 2107
Email: jademan@uwaterloo.ca

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Stacy Denton

Lecturer

PhD, Concordia University
MA, SUNY Albany
BA, SUNY Postdam

Extension: 48532
Office: HH 153
Email: sdenton@uwaterloo.ca

Danielle Deveau

Danielle Deveau

Continuing Lecturer

PhD, Simon Fraser University
MA, Ryerson and York University
BA, University of
Alberta

Extension: 42122
Office: HH 254
Email:
d2deveau@uwaterloo.ca

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Jay Dolmage

Professor | Chair of English

PhD, Miami University of Ohio
MA, Windsor
BA, British Columbia

Extension: 41035
Office: HH 224
Email:
 dolmage@uwaterloo.ca

For administrative inquiries: englishchair@uwaterloo.ca

Fraser Easton

Associate Professor

PhD, Princeton
MA, Princeton
BA, British Columbia

Extension: 43359
Office: HH 267
Email:
easton@uwaterloo.ca

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Lai-Tze Fan

Assistant Professor Cross-Appointed

PhD, York University
MA, Wilfrid Laurier​ University
BA, York University

Extension 45367
Office: HH 367
email: 
l29fan@uwaterloo.ca

Website: laitzefan.wordpress.com

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Clive Forrester

Continuing Lecturer

PhD. Applied Linguistics - University of the West Indies, Mona
B.A. Linguistics - University of the West Indies, Mona

Extension: 45905
Office: HH141
Email:
clive.forrester@uwaterloo.ca 

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Kenneth Graham

Professor


PhD, Berkeley
MA, Toronto
BA, Alberta

Extension: 45124
Office: HH 246
Email:
k2graham@uwaterloo.ca

Dorothy Hadfield

Continuing Lecturer

PhD, Western
MA, Guelph
BA, Waterloo

Extension: 43203
Office: HH 270

Email: dhadfield@uwaterloo.ca

Jennifer Harris

Jennifer Harris

Associate Professor

PhD, York
MA, York
MA (Women's Studies), York
BA, Western Ontario

Extension: 47846
Office: HH 147A
Email:
jennifer.harris@uwaterloo.ca

Pronouns: she/her

Randy Harris

Randy Harris

Professor

PhD, Rensselaer
MSc, Rensselaer
MSc, Alberta
MA, Dalhousie
BA, Queen's

Extension: 45362
Office: HH 247
Email: raha@uwaterloo.ca

Website

Ken Hirschkop

Professor

DPhil, Oxford
MA, London
BA, Swarthmore

Extension: 42095
Office: HH 245
Email:
khirschk@uwaterloo.ca

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Shelley Hulan

Associate Professor

PhD, Western Ontario
MA, Western Ontario
BA, Memorial

Extension:
46867
Office: HH 347
Email: shulan@uwaterloo.ca

Andrea Jonahs

Continuing Lecturer

PhD, Communication Studies, University of Calgary
MFA, Nonfiction Writing, University of Iowa

BS, Clinical Lab Science, Andrews University

Extension: 46887
Office: HH 144
Email: ajonahs@uwaterloo.ca

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Norm Klassen

Professor

DPhil, Oxford
MA, Waterloo
BA, Waterloo
BTh, Canadian Bible College

Extension: 28223
Office: SJU Sweeney Hall 2205

Email: n3klasse@uwaterloo.ca

Photo credit: Thomas Brauer

Alysia Kolentsis

Associate Professor

PhD, Toronto
MA, York
BA, Waterloo

Extension: 28280
Office: SJU Sweeney Hall 2206

Email: amkolentsis@uwaterloo.ca

Alice Kuzniar

Alice Kuzniar

Professor Cross-Appointed - Retired

PhD Princeton
MA Princeton
BA University of Toronto

Extension: 33386
Office: ML 206

Email: akuzniar@uwaterloo.ca

George Lamont

Continuing Lecturer | Associate Chair, University Communication Requirement Group

PhD, Toronto
MA, Toronto
BA, British Columbia
B Ed, British Columbia

Extension: 46875
Office: HH 156
Email:
glamont@uwaterloo.ca

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Victoria Lamont

Professor | Associate Chair, Undergraduate Studies

PhD, Alberta
MA, Guelph
BA, Alberta

Extension: 46873 or 43318
Office: HH 226
Email:
vlamont@uwaterloo.ca

On sabbatical until June 30.
For enquiries related to undergraduate studies, email englug@uwaterloo.ca.

Kate Lawson

Associate Professor

PhD, Toronto
MA, Toronto
BA, Toronto

Extension: 43965
Office: HH 264
Email: klawson@uwaterloo.ca

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Heather Love

Assistant Professor

PhD, Indiana University
MA, Queen’s University
BA, University of Victoria
​BMus, University of Victoria

Extension: 42555
Office: HH 367
Email: heather.love@uwaterloo.ca

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Michael MacDonald

Associate Professor

PhD, California, Berkeley
MA, California, Berkeley
MA, British Columbia
BA, British Columbia

Extension: 42448
Office: HH 256
Email:
m2macdon@uwaterloo.ca

Murray McArthur

Adjunct Professor

PhD, Western Ontario
MA, Western Ontario
BA, Manitoba

Extension: 32759
Office: HH 264
Email:
mmcarthu@uwaterloo.ca

Ted McGee

Adjunct Professor

PhD, Toronto
MA, Toronto
BA, Toronto

Email: ted.mcgee@uwaterloo.ca

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Imre Szeman

Professor Cross-Appointed

PhD, Duke
MA, Western Ontario
BA, Queen's

Extension: 37621
Office: ML 241
Email: iszeman@uwaterloo.ca

Kevin McGuirk

Kevin McGuirk

Associate Professor

PhD, Western Ontario
MA, Windsor
BA, Cornell

Extension: 42419
Office: HH 263
Email:
kmcguirk@uwaterloo.ca

Andrew McMurry

Professor

PhD English, Indiana
MA English, Waterloo
BSc Biology, Wilfrid Laurier

Extension: 42121
Office: HH 265
Email:
amcmurry@uwaterloo.ca

Ashley Rose Mehlenbacher

Associate Professor | Canada Research Chair

PhD, North Carolina State University
MA (Co-op), University of Waterloo
BA (Hons), University of Waterloo

Extension: 49135
Office: HH 146
Email:
ashley.mehlenbacher@uwaterloo.ca
ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0003-3471-9008
Website: https://uwaterloo.ca/scholar/arkelly

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Brad Mehlenbacher

Professor

PhD (Rhetoric), Carnegie Mellon University
MA (English, Co-op), University of Waterloo
BA (English, Honours, Co-op), University of Waterloo

Extension: 42287
Office: HH 145
Email:
 brad.mehlenbacher@uwaterloo.ca
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7991-8508
Website: https://uwaterloo.ca/scholar/bmehlenb

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Aimée Morrison

Associate Professor


PhD, Alberta
MA, Guelph
BA, York

Extension: 47533
Office: HH 269
Email:
ahm@uwaterloo.ca

Deb Hergott

Support Services Coordinator

Extension: 45882
Office: HH 252

Email: english@uwaterloo.ca

Supports the department, its staff, students, and academic officials in a range of administrative tasks.

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Carter Neal

Lecturer

PhD, Indiana University
MA, Indiana University
​BA, University of Virginia

Extension: 41316
Office: HH 152
Email: carter.neal@uwaterloo.ca

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Vinh Nguyen

Associate Professor

PhD, McMaster
MA, McMaster
BA, Calgary

Extension:
Office:
REN 3107
Email: vinh.nguyen@uwaterloo.ca

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John North

Professor

PhD, Alberta
MA, British Columbia

BA, British Columbia

Office: HH 223
Extension: 43743

Email: jsnorth@uwaterloo.ca

Marcel O'Gorman

Professor | University Research Chair

PhD, Florida
MA, Windsor

MA, Ottawa
BA, Windsor

Extension: 42946
Office: HH 225
Email:
marcel@uwaterloo.ca

Website
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Neil Randall

Associate Professor | Executive Director, The Games Institute | Chair, Council for Responsible Innovation and Technology

PhD, York
MA, Waterloo
BA, Guelph

Extension: 40134
Office: EC1 1327
Email:
nrandall@uwaterloo.ca

Website

John Savarese

Associate Professor | Associate Chair, Graduate Studies

PhD, Rutgers
MA, Rutgers
BA, New York

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Megan Selinger

Lecturer

PhD, University of Western Ontario
MA, York University
BA, York University

Extension: 48219
Office: HH 155

Email: megan.selinger@uwaterloo.ca

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Winfried Siemerling

University Research Chair, Professor

PhD, Comparative Literature; Toronto
MA, Toronto
MA, Freiburg

Extension: 42118
Office: HH 222

Email: wsiemerl@uwaterloo.ca

Gordon Slethaug

Adjunct Professor

PhD, University of Nebraska
MA, University of Nebraska
BA, Pacific Lutheran University

Extension: 43398
Office: HH 262
Email: 
slethaug@uwaterloo.ca

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Heather Smyth

Associate Professor

PhD, Alberta
MA, Guelph
BA, Queen's

Extension: 46027
Office: HH 268
Email:
hsmyth@uwaterloo.ca

Website

Sarah Tolmie

Sarah Tolmie

Professor

PhD, University of Cambridge
MA, University of Toronto
BA, University of Toronto

Extension: 46795
Office: HH 266
Email:
stolmie@uwaterloo.ca
 

Margaret Ulbrick

Administrative Manager

Extension: 46803
Office: HH 258
Email:
mulbrick@uwaterloo.ca

Development and management of administrative processes and systems for the department and supervision of staff.

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Linda Warley

Associate Professor Emerita

PhD, Alberta
MA, Guelph
BA, Guelph

Email: lwarley@uwaterloo.ca

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David Williams

Associate Professor


DPhil, Oxford
MPhil, St Andrews
BA, Harvard

Extension: 28287
Office: SJU Sweeney Hall 2208

Email: david.williams@uwaterloo.ca

Website

Chad Wriglesworth

Associate Professor

PhD, Iowa
MA, Portland State
MA, Regent College, UBC
BA, Warner Pacific College

Extension: 28283
Office: SJU Sweeney Hall 2209

Email: cwriglesworth@uwaterloo.ca

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Vershawn Young

Professor, Joint-Appointed

PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago

Extension: 31596
Office: ML 239
Email: vershawn.young@uwaterloo.ca

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Kent Aardse

Ph.D Candidate

Kent Aardse obtained his B.A. and M.A. achieved at the University of Lethbridge. Aardse is interested in the relationship between media and narrative, particularly how digital media and ubiquitous social networking challenges longstanding narrative forms such as novels and film.

Elena Afros

Lecturer

Ph.D., Hebrew University of Jerusalem
MA, University of Waterloo

Email:eafros@uwaterloo.ca

SJU profile: https://www.sju.ca/elena-afros

Morteza Dehghani

Lecturer

MA, English Literature, Shahid Beheshti University
PhD, University of Waterloo

Email: morteza.dehghani@uwaterloo.ca

Diana Lobb

Lecturer

Ph.D. University of Waterloo

Email: df2lobb@uwaterloo.ca

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Saeed Sabzian

Lecturer

PhD. University of Waterloo, Canada
B.A. Allameh Tabatabaei University, Iran

Email: ssabzian@uwaterloo.ca

David Shakespeare

Lecturer

Ph.D., University of Waterloo

Office: HH 369

Extension:

Email:  rdshakespeare@uwaterloo.ca                                                         

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Corrie Shoemaker

Lecturer

PhD, Waterloo
MA, Trinity Western University
BA, Trinity Western University
BSc, Trinity Western University

Email: clshoema@uwaterloo.ca

Carrie Synder

Carrie Snyder

Lecturer

MA, University of Toronto
BA, University of Waterloo
Office:249
Email: carrieannesnyder@gmail.com

Bruce Wyse

Lecturer

Ph.D. University of Toronto

Office: HH 249

Email: brucewyse@gmail.com

Stephen Fernandez

Lecturer

I received my PhD in English and Digital Media Studies from the University of Waterloo. I have taught courses in such diverse areas as rhetoric and communication, digital media studies, disability studies, critical making, and inclusive design. Working at the intersection of disability studies, digital media studies, and critical making, my research attends to the impact of digital media technologies and design practice on contemporary society and culture.

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Brianna I. Wiens

Assistant Professor

PhD, York University
MA, University of Colorado Boulder
BA, University of Waterloo

Extension: 41284
Office: HH 255
Email: biwiens@uwaterloo.ca

Website: https://www.feminist-think-tank.com/

Corrie Shoemaker

Lecturer

PhD, Waterloo
MA, Trinity Western University
BA, Trinity Western University
BSc, Trinity Western University

Email: clshoema@uwaterloo.ca

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