SPU English Department

English Department
Phone: 206-281-2617
Email: English@spu.edu

Study Abroad

Creative Writing

Image Journal

Faculty

The English Department faculty members are all highly regarded scholars, teachers, and advisors. Each has a particular area of scholarly expertise (see links below) but all are privileged to help students cultivate their understanding of "the word" as a uniquely human gift.

English Faculty

Tom Amorose

Professor of English

Christine Chaney

Professor of English

Interim Director of Campus Writing

Jennifer Maier

Professor of English

Writer-in-Residence
Associate Editor of Image

April Middeljans

Assistant Professor of English

Luke Reinsma

Professor of English

Kim Segall

Professor of English

 

Doug Thorpe

Professor of English
Lingua Faculty Advisor

Tom Trzyna

Professor of English

Susan VanZanten

Professor of English

Mark Walhout

Professor of English

Department Chair

Gregory Wolfe

Writer-in-Residence
Director, SPU Master of Fine Arts in  

       Creative Writing
Publisher and Editor of Image

Suzanne Wolfe

Writer-in-Residence
Executive Editor of Image