Literary Arts and Studies

Department Website

Nicole Merola, Department Head
College Building room 337D
nmerola@risd.edu

Jonathan Highfield, Concentration Coordinator
401-454-6574
jhighfie@risd.edu

Anna Cimini, Division Coordinator, Academic Programs
401-454-6570

Gail Hughes, Division Coordinator, Operations and Administration
401-454-6572
ghughes@risd.edu

Karen Montecalvo, Division Assistant for Operations and Administration
401-454-6569
kmonteca@risd.edu

Tina Egnoski, Division Assistant for Academic Programs
tegnoski@risd.edu

Full-time Faculty

Patricia Barbeito, Professor (Acting Dean of Faculty effective March 2018)
Thomas Doran, Assistant Professor (TERM)
Michael Fink, Professor
Avishek Ganguly, Assistant Professor (sabbatical)
Alexander Gourlay, Professor
Jonathan Highfield, Professor
Joon Lee, Associate Professor
Nicole Merola, Professor
Mark Sherman, Professor
Susan Vander Closter, Professor (sabbatical)

 

Part-time Faculty

Iain Bernhoft, Lecturer
Elizabeth Brogden, Lecturer
Douglas Brown, Lecturer
Karen Carr, Senior Lecturer
Elinor Celuzza, Senior Lecturer
Phillip Eil, Lecturer
Megan Finch, Lecturer
Molly Hall, Lecturer
Alexia Kosmider, Senior Lecturer
Gloria-Jean Masciarotte, Senior Lecturer
Greta Methot, Senior Lecturer
Taylor Polites, Lecturer
April Jones Prince, Lecturer
Matthew Purdy, Lecturer
Zenon Raabe, Senior Lecturer
Stephanie Sevcik, Lecturer
Michael Siegel, Lecturer
Frederick Sullivan, Lecturer
Shannon Zellars-Strohl, Lecturer