Ph. D. — SUNY at Stony Brook
Professor Emerita, English — St. John’s University, New York
Career at St. John’s spanned:
– 15 years as full-time administrator, culminating in positions as Senior Associate Dean, College of Professional Studies and Associate Director of University Abroad Programs,,while also teaching as Adjunct Assistant Professor of English;
– 18 years as full-time faculty, Division of English and Speech, culminating in appointment as Professor of English (retired August 2010).
Publications include PORTRAITS OF ARTISTS: WARRIORS IN THE NOVELS OF KENNEDY; articles on James Joyce, William Kennedy, Seamus Deane, Jennifer C. Cornell, Patrick O’Keeffe, Claire Keegan, Claire McGowan, and others.
Co-Editor, IRISH LITERARY SUPPLEMENT