Meet Our Faculty English Furman University

The English department includes distinguished scholars, award-winning authors, and dedicated teachers. Their interests and expertise are varied, from environmental literature and ecological criticism to satire, from film studies to creative nonfiction, from the global novel to digital humanities. Best of all, they are committed to helping you fulfill your potential as a reader, writer, and critical thinker. They provide vital guidance in helping English majors choose careers.

William Aarnes Furman University

William Aarnes

Professor
864.294.3159
bill.aarnes@furman.edu
Gilbert Allen Furman University

Gilbert Allen

Bennette E. Geer Professor of Literature
864.294.3152
gil.allen@furman.edu
Karni Bhati Furman University

Karni Bhati

Associate Professor
864.294.3019
karni.bhati@furman.edu​
David Bost Furman University

David Bost

Department Chair, Professor
864.294.3177
david.bost@furman.edu
Gretchen Braun Furman University

Gretchen Braun

Assistant Professor
864.294.3137
gretchen.braun@furman.edu
Vincent Hausmann Furman University

Vincent Hausmann

Associate Professor, Chair of Film Studies minor
864.294.3158
vincent.hausmann@furman.edu
Shane Herron Furman University

Shane Herron

Assistant Professor
864.294.3156
shane.herron@furman.edu
Willard Pate Furman University

Willard Pate

Professor
864.294.3149
willard.pate@furman.edu
Jeanne Provost Furman University

Jeanne Provost

Assistant Professor
864.294.3153
jeanne.provost@furman.edu
Michele Speitz Furman University

Michele Speitz

Assistant Professor
864.294.3619
michele.speitz@furman.edu
Joni Tevis Furman University

Joni Tevis

Assistant Professor
864.294.3487
joni.tevis@furman.edu
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