Western Kentucky University

Committees

English Department
Committee Assignments
2013-14

 

Executive Committee

(three-year terms)  
Hale, chair ex-officio, Dept. Head  
Davies Professor 2014
Hollyfield Assistant Professor 2014
Szerdahelyi Associate Professor 2014
Hovet Professor 2015
Turley Instructor 2015
Elliot Instructor 2016
Otto Assistant Professor 2016
Hunley Associate Professor 2016
Ervin ex-officio, Comp. Director continuing
Berry ex-officio, Grad Advisor 2016
Langdon ex-officio, Lit Advisor 2016
LeNoir ex-officio, EST Advisor 2014
McCaffrey ex-officio, CW Advisor 2014
Rice ex-officio, PW Advisor 2018
Rutledge ex-officio, Hon. Advisor 2016
Hollyfield Assistant Professor  

 

 

Graduate Committee

 
Berry, chair 2016
Langdon 2014
Hollyfield 2015
Alsop 2015
Fife 2016
Hale (ex-officio)  

 

 

Program Assessment

Committee

Hovet, chair
Davies
Alsop
Murrey
Spears
Szerdahelyi
Hale (ex-officio)

 

 

Composition Committee

Ervin, chair
Fife
LeNoir
Otto
Szerdahelyi
Alvarez
Garret (rotating TA position)
Nehm (South Campus)
Hale (ex-officio)

 

 

Travel Committee

 
Rutledge, chair  
Dill 2014
Spears 2015
Logan 2016

 

 

Student Awards &

Scholarships Committee

 
Spears, chair  
Winkler 2014
Logan 2015
Rigby 2016

 

 

Social Committee

 
Epley, chair 2016
Spears 2015
Dill 2014

 

 

Colloquia Committee

 
Hughes 2016
Langdon 2015
Crouther 2014

 

 

Robert Penn Warren

Committee

Berry, co-chair
Jeffries, co-chair
Hovet
Hale (ex-officio)

 

 

Instructional Technology

Committee (continuing)

Fife, chair
Szerdahelyi
Elliot
Jones
Alvarez
Rice

 

Discipline area committees

 

Creative Writing

Bell, Chair
Hunley (assessment)
Miller
Rigby
LeNoir
McCaffrey (ex-officio)

 

Literature

all literature faculty

 

Professional Writing

Jones, chair
Fife
Spears
Szerdahelyi
Rice

 

English for Secondary

Teachers

LeNoir, chair
Poole
Otto

 

TESL/Linguistics

Poole, chair
Winkler
Dill

 

Other Standing or AD HOC Committees/Assignments

 

PCAL Curriculum Bell
PCAL Curriculum Alternate Rutledge
PCAL Sabbatical Endres
PCAL Student Complaints Rigby
PCAL Student Complaints Alternate Hughes
PCAL Travel Logan
Faculty Awards Jones
Part-time faculty teaching award Ervin (2015)
Part-time faculty teaching award Alternate Winkler

 

Search Committees (hopefully more to come)

 

Linguistics

Poole, chair
Winkler
Hughes
Endres
Hollyfield

 

Library Committee

 
Hunley, chair Creative writing, Poetry
Bell Creative writing, Fiction
Berry RPW, Kentucky Lit, Environmental Lit
Crouther African-American Lit
Davies/Hale-fall Romantic Lit, Literary Theory, 18th c. Lit
Dill and Winkler Linguistics
Endres World Lit, Classical Lit, Gay and Lesbian Lit
Langdon Medieval Lit, Chaucer, Dante, Shakespeare, 17th c., Renaissance
Fife Composition Theory
Hovet Film History, Silent Film, Foreign Film
Hughes American Lit I
LeNoir English Education
Logan Victorian Lit
Poole TESL
Reames American Lit II, Feminist/Women's Literary Theory/Criticism
Rigby Creative Nonfiction, Autobiography
Hollyfield Hollywood Film
Alsop 20th c. British Lit, Anglophone/Post-Colonial Lit
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