Skip to body


College of Arts and Humanities

Give to English

Contact Us

English Department
Language & Literature 423
(509) 963-1546

Follow Us

Graduate Faculty Photos

Bobby Cummings, Ph.D.

English Education Coordinator

Office: MICH 104
(509) 963-1075

When emailing Dr. Cummings, please use Arial Black font, size 18.
Teaching interests: English Education

George Drake, Ph.D.


Office: L&L 416 C

Teaching interests: British literature,  Literature Theory                                                      

Loretta Gray, Ph.D.

General Education Coordinator

Office: L&L 403 D
(509) 963-1540

Teaching interests: Linguistics, TESOL, Teaching  Composition                                

Lila Harper, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer

Online Only

Teaching interests: British Literature, General Education

Charles X. Li, Ph.D.


Office: L&L 416 B
(509) 963-1598

Teaching interests: Linguistics, TESOL

Lisa Norris, MFA

Assistant Professor

Office: L&L 408 E

Teaching interests: Creative Nonfiction, Fiction Writing

Chris Schedler, Ph.D.


Office: L&L 416 E
(509) 963-3432

Teaching interests: American Literature and Multicultural Literature

Katharine Whitcomb, MFA

Professor, Department Chair

Writing Specialization Coordinator

Office: L&L 423

Teaching interests: Creative Writing

Take the Next Step to Becoming a Wildcat.