Department of English


Cecilia Smith-Morris – Department Manager, 232-2338, CAL 226F. General office and administrative matters. 

Susana Castillo – Course Scheduler, 232-2344, CAL 226C. Course scheduling, course inventory, final exam requests, and other course-related matters; CIS requests for TAs.  

Donetta Dean-Gibbs – Accountant for Special Programs, 232-2339, CAL 226B. Accounting forActors from the London Stage, Bat City Review, Comparative Literature, Visiting Lecturers Committee, Oxford Summer Program, Shakespeare at Winedale, and grants; VIP donations and TXShop setup for conferences.

Andrea Golden – Faculty Coordinator, 232-2483, CAL 226D. Faculty recruitment, academic review, and teaching awards; Visiting Scholars program; Faculty Exchanges and Visiting Creative Writers; Coordinator, Texas Institute for Literary & Textual Studies (TILTS).

Jené Gutierrez – Administrative Program Coodinator, 232-2343, CAL 226. Travel and reimbursements, graduate recruitment visitor payments, CBS liason, New Writers Project, office supplies and purchasing, grade reporting, faculty annual reports, post-tenure review, and EC support.

Lars Hinrichs – Director of Media Outreach, 471-8755, PAR 219. Content creation and management for the department's website, Twitter and Instagram feeds, Facebook page, and YouTube channel. Members of the department can submit news items here.

Taylor Schwede – Administrative Assistant, 471-4991, CAL 226.

Gina Bastone – Humanities Librarian for English Literature & Women’s and Gender Studies, 495-4414, PCL 2.312X. Research help, information literacy and research strategies workshops, reference consultations, collection development, and event collaboration.



Undergraduate Advising 

Brad Humphries – Advising Coordinator

Katie Bland – Associate Academic Advisor, 471-5736, PAR 114.


Graduate and Comp Lit Departments

Patricia Schaub – Graduate Program Administrator, 475-6356, CAL 210. Graduate program and student matters and GRA assignments, AI and TA appointments.  

Blake Lee Pate – Graduate Program Coordinator, 471-5132, CAL 212. Graduate admissionsPlacement Committee, refunds and reimbursements for graduate students, and graduate lounge.

Sherridan Schwartz – Comparative Literature Graduate Coordinator, 471-1925, CAL 217.


Shakespeare at Winedale

Liz Fisher – Shakespeare at Winedale Program Coordinator, 471-4726, CAL 302. Shakespeare at Winedale program and Actors from the London Stage.

Clayton Stromberger – Shakespeare at Winedale Outreach Program Coordinator, 471-8367. Educational outreach to schools for Shakespeare at Winedale.

Kate Taylor – Shakespeare at Winedale Outreach Assistant

471-8367. Educational outreach to schools for Shakespeare at Winedale.