English, Doctor of Philosophy College of Letters & Science

Graduate Study

The Department of English offers a program of study and research leading to the Ph.D. in literature. Detailed information may be obtained from the graduate advisor or the Chairperson of the Department.

The department’s affiliation with the Critical Theory Program also provides the opportunity for Ph.D. students in English to prepare for the designated emphasis in Critical Theory (an interdisciplinary program in theories and methodologies in the humanities and social sciences). There is a range of other programs in which students may pursue a Designated Emphasis; see Designated Emphasis.

Graduate Director

Hsuan Hsu, Ph.D.