Department Faculty

José F. Aranda Jr.
José Aranda Jr.

Sarofim Associate Professor for Distinguished Teaching in Humanities | Director of Graduate Studies, English Department | Director of the Latin American Studies Major | Associate Director of Our Americas Archive, Fondren Library | Director of the Américas Research Center, Rice University | Co-Coordinator, Undergrad Mellon Program


Logan Browning
Logan Browning

Professor in the Practice of English and Humanities


Joseph Campana
Joseph Campana

Alan Dugald McKillop Professor of English

Rice University English assistant professor, Margarita Castromán
Margarita Castromán

Assistant Professor of English


Krista Comer
Krista Comer

Professor of English


Justin Cronin
Justin Cronin

Writer-in-Residence

Amber Dermont
Amber Dermont

Associate Professor of English


Scott Derrick
Scott Derrick

Associate Professor of English


Sarah Ellenzweig
Sarah Ellenzweig

Associate Professor of English

Rosemary Hennessy
Rosemary Hennessy

L. H. Favrot Professor of Humanities


Emily Houlik-Ritchey
Emily Houlik-Ritchey

Assistant Professor of English


Amanda Louise Johnson
Amanda Louise Johnson

Lecturer in English

Lacy M. Johnson
Lacy M. Johnson

Assistant Professor of Creative Writing


Betty Joseph
Betty Joseph

Associate Professor of English


Colleen Lamos
Colleen Lamos

Associate Professor of English

Caroline Levander
Caroline Levander

Professor in English | Carlson Professor in the Humanities | Vice President for Global and Digital Strategy


Susan Lurie
Susan Lurie

Associate Professor of English


Alden Sajor Marte-Wood
Alden Sajor Marte-Wood

Assistant Professor of English

Helena Michie
Helena Michie

Agnes Cullen Arnold Professor in Humanities | Director of the Center for Women, Gender and Sexuality


Rice University English assistant professor, Tomás Morín
Tomás Q. Morín

Assistant Professor of Creative Writing


Timothy Morton
Timothy Morton

Rita Shea Guffey Professor of English

Rice University Gladys Louise Professor of English, Kirsten Ostherr
Kirsten Ostherr

Gladys Louise Professor of English | Chair, English Department | Director of Medical Humanities | Director, Medical Futures Lab | Adjunct Professor, The UT School of Public Health, Division of Health & Behavioral Sciences


Rice University English professor, Alexander Regier
Alexander Regier

Professor of English


No picture available of Rice University English professor, Judith Roof
Judith Roof

William Shakespeare Professor of English

Ian Schimmel
Ian Schimmel

Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing | Resident Associate, Jones College


Edward Snow
Edward Snow

Mary Gibbs Jones Professor for the Humanities


Rice University English associate professor, Nicole Waligora-Davis
Nicole A. Waligora-Davis

Associate Professor of English | Associate Chair, English Department

Rice University English writer-in-residence and scholar-in-residence for racial justice, Bryan Washington
Bryan Washington

George Guion Williams Writer-in-Residence | Scholar-in-Residence for Racial Justice


Cary Wolfe
Cary Wolfe

Bruce and Elizabeth Dunlevie Professor of English | Founding Director, 3CT: Center for Critical and Cultural Theory