English Faculty

"Wheaton's English department is . . . where you are going to learn from some of the most experienced, well-spoken, intelligent individuals on campus who will not only teach you how to read and write but [also] how to communicate.” -  Caroline Ryan Cunningham ’13, Assistant Editor for Washingtonian Magazine

James Beitler, Ph.D. Headshot

James Beitler, Ph.D.

Director of the Wade Center, Marion E. Wade Chair of Christian Thought, and Professor of English
Andrew B. Bratcher, M.F.A. Headshot

Andrew B. Bratcher, M.F.A.

Assistant Professor of English
Christine Colón, Ph.D. Headshot

Christine Colón, Ph.D.

Professor of English, Department Chair
Jeffry C. Davis, Ph.D. Headshot

Jeffry C. Davis, Ph.D.

Professor of English; Director of Interdisciplinary Studies
Susan Dunn-Hensley, Ph.D. Headshot

Susan Dunn-Hensley, Ph.D.

Associate Lecturer of English
Jeffrey Galbraith, Ph.D. Headshot

Jeffrey Galbraith, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English
Alison Caviness Gibson, Ph.D. Headshot

Alison Caviness Gibson, Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer of English, Director of the Writing Center
Richard Hughes Gibson, Ph.D. Headshot

Richard Hughes Gibson, Ph.D.

Professor of English
Tiffany Eberle Kriner, Ph.D. Headshot

Tiffany Eberle Kriner, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English
Christina Bieber Lake, Ph.D. Headshot

Christina Bieber Lake, Ph.D.

Professor of English Emerita
Karen An-hwei Lee, Ph.D. Headshot

Karen An-hwei Lee, Ph.D.

Provost and Professor of English
Dyanne Martin, Ph.D. Headshot

Dyanne Martin, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of English and Education
Thomas Martin, Ph.D.  Headshot

Thomas Martin, Ph.D.

Clyde S. Kilby Professor of English
Nicole Mazzarella, M.F.A. Headshot

Nicole Mazzarella, M.F.A.

Associate Professor of English
Miho Nonaka, Ph.D. Headshot

Miho Nonaka, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English
Kimberly Sasser, Ph.D. Headshot

Kimberly Sasser, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English
Benjamin Weber, Ph.D. Headshot

Benjamin Weber, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English

Remembering Those Who've Gone Ahead

We remember and celebrate the legacy of English faculty who have gone ahead of us to meet the Lord.

Beatrice Batson

Remembering Beatrice Batson, MA '47 (1920-2019)

Professor of English Emerita, Dr. Beatrice Batson (MA ’47), died in Batavia, Illinois on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 98 years of age.

Brett Foster
Roger Lundin

Remembering Roger Lundin '71 (1949-2015)

Roger Lundin '71 was Professor of English and Arthur F. Holmes Professor of Faith and Learning at Wheaton College. He had been on faculty since 1978.