Below are the Department of English faculty located on the St. Petersburg campus. For full bios and faculty on all campuses, visit the departmental website.

Julie Armstrong

Julie Buckner Armstrong

Title: Professor, Literature
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Phone: 727-873-4061
Email: jba@usf.edu
Office: DAV 255
Area of Interest: Civil rights movement; literature and pedagogy; racial violence and historical memory; American, African American, and southern literatures; 19th-21st century multiethnic literatures of the US; Florida literature; women’s and gender studies; creative nonfiction

Trey Conner

Title: Associate Professor, Writing Studies
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Phone: 727-873-4783
Email: conner@usf.edu
Office: DAV 254
Area of Interest: Rhetoric and composition; technical communication; digital pedagogy; rhetorics of science and technology; history and theory of rhetoric; global and comparative rhetoric; service learning; soundwriting; permaculture

S. Morgan Gresham

Title: Associate Professor, Writing Program Coordinator
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Phone: 727-873-4784
Email: gresham@usf.edu
Office: DAV 253
Area of Interest: Writing program administration; portfolio assessment; teaching composition and teaching writing in digital environments

Thomas Hallock

Thomas Hallock

Title: Professor of English
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Phone: 727-873-4954
Email: thallock@usf.edu
Office: Davis 257
Area of Interest: Environmental humanities; early American literature; literary criticism and narrative nonfiction

Heather Jones

Title: Associate Professor of Instruction, Creative Writing
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Phone: 727-873-4435
Email: heatherjone@usf.edu
Area of Interest: American Civil War; Appalachian history and culture and religion

Magali Michael

Title: Interim College Dean & Professor, English
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Phone: 727-873-4258
Email: mcmichael2@usf.edu
Office: CAS Dean's Office

Jill McCracken

Title: Professor, Writing Studies
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Phone: 727-873-4740
Email: mccracken@usf.edu
Office: DAV 250
Area of Interest: Rhetoric of marginalized communities; public policy; gender studies; reproductive technologies and civic engagement

Lisa Starks

Lisa Starks

Title: Professor, Literature
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Phone: 727-873-4158
Email: starks@usf.edu
Office: DAV 256
Area of Interest: Hakespeares adaptation; cinema; Jewish studies; Levinas; sexuality; violence; and trauma in Shakespeare and other Renaissance drama; early modern theatre and Ovid