Faculty & Staff - English

The English faculty and staff are here to help the Suffolk University community as a whole—students should contact their professors and administrators to address all questions and concerns.

Full-Time Faculty

Bryan Trabold
Associate Professor & Department Chair

José Angel Araguz
Assistant Professor

Elif Armbruster
Associate Professor

Wyatt Bonikowski
Associate Professor

Barrett Bowlin
Instructor

Lisa Celovsky
Professor; Associate Dean of CAS

Leslie Eckel
Associate Professor

Nicholas Frangipane
Instructor

Katherine Horn
Instructor

Hannah Hudson
Assistant Professor

Peter Jeffreys
Associate Professor

George Kalogeris
Associate Professor

Jon Lee
Instructor

Robin Mangino
Instructor

D. Quentin Miller
Professor

Rich Miller
Associate Professor

Amy Monticello
Associate Professor

Kaylin O'Dell
Assistant Professor

Ruth Prakasam
Instructor

Pamela Saunders
Instructor; Director of Writing

Jason Tucker
Instructor

Valerie Vancza
Instructor

Scott Votel
Instructor

Da Zheng
Professor

Emeritus Professors

Marilyn Jurich
Associate Professor Emerita

Bette Mandl
Professor Emerita

Fred Marchant
Professor Emeritus

Anthony Merzlak
Professor Emeritus

Stuart Millner
Professor Emeritus

Gerald Richman
Professor Emeritus

Part-Time Faculty

Part-time faculty may be reached at the main department phone number unless otherwise noted (617-573-8271). They may also be reached via the departmental fax number, 617-305-1744.

The part-time faculty office is located on the 8th floor of 73 Tremont Street.

Olivia Cerrone
Senior Lecturer
MFA, New York University
BFA, Emerson College

Chris Featherman
Lecturer
PhD, University of Washington
MAT, University of Washington
BA, Pennsylvania State University 

Paul Grabianowski
Senior Lecturer
MA, The University of Tulsa 

Dan Hutchins
Lecturer
PhD, University of Rochester
BA, Reed College 

Lynne Larson
Senior Lecturer
EDD/ABD, Boston University
EdM, Harvard University
BS, Boston University

James Mulder
Lecturer

Mark Sanford
Senior Lecturer
AM, Tufts University
ALM, Harvard University 

Maren Schiffer
Lecturer
MFA, University of Montana
BA, Whitman College

Anita Sharma
Senior Lecturer
LLM, Washington College of Law, American University
JD, Suffolk University Law School
BA, Suffolk University 

Prerna Somani
Lecturer
MFA, Emerson College
BA, Sardar Patel University

Deanna Stanford
Senior Lecturer
EdD, University of Massachusetts, Lowell
MEd, Suffolk University
BA, Suffolk University

Roberta Steinberg
Lecturer
EdM, Harvard University
AB, University of Michigan

Erik Sullivan
Senior Lecturer
MA, University of Florida
BA, Suffolk University

Peter Vilbig
Lecturer

Gerard Waggett
Senior Lecturer
MA, University of Massachusetts Boston
AB, Harvard University

Fion Wu
Lecturer
MFA, Emerson College
BA, College of Staten Island

John Zakrosky
Lecturer
MFA, Boston University
BA, Loyola University of Baltimore

Administrative Services Team

The administrative services team supports the following departments:

  • English
  • Mathematics & Computer Science

Lauren Burch
Administrative Services Manager
617-573-8271
Office: 73 Tremont, 8th Floor

Emma Leisentritt
Administrative Coordinator
617-557-1500
Office: 73 Tremont, 8th Floor

Campbell Rubens
Administrative Coordinator
617-973-5346
Office: 73 Tremont, 8th Floor

Mary Wilson
Administrative Coordinator
617-305-1917
Office: 73 Tremont, 8th Floor