lgerigui@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2312

Lora E. Geriguis, Ph.D

  • Chair of the English Department
  • Associate Professor of English (2007)
  • Ph.D., University of California, Riverside 1997

17-18th century British literature, literary criticism, literature and environment

smcbride@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2290

Sam McBride, Ph.D

  • Director of Graduate Studies
  • Professor of English (2007)
  • Ph.D., University of California, Riverside 1997

20th century literature and fine arts, American literature, the Inklings

whowe@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2240

Winona R. Howe, Ph.D

  • Professor of English (1991)
  • Ph.D., University of California, Riverside 1991

Romantic and Victorian literature, children’s and young adult literature

mbrotton@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2250

Melissa Brotton, Ph.D

  • Director of College Writing
  • Assistant Professor of English (2007)
  • Ph.D., University of North Dakota, 2004

18th & 19th century British literature, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Milton

Marilynn Loveless, Ph.D

  • Artistic Director of Drama
  • Associate Professor of English (2007)
  • Ph.D., Griffith University, 2004

Drama, Shakespeare, screenwriting, media production

sfordham@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2349

Sari Fordham, MFA

  • Director of Basic Skills: English
  • Assistant Professor of English (2007)
  • M.F.A., University of Minnesota, 2007

Creative writing, non-fiction, humor

Deborah Higgens, Ph.D

  • Director Writing Center
  • Assistant Professor of English (2014)
  • Ph.D, Middle Tennessee State University, 2007

Medieval and Renaissance Literature, C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien

Jill Walker Gonzalez, ABD, M.A.

  • Assistant Professor of English (2014)
  • M.A. in English, La Sierra University, 2006

Early and 19th century American literature, Native American and Chicano/a literature, and Religion and literature. 

Erica Garcia, M.A.

  • Lecturer in English for Criminal Justice (2014)
  • M.A. in English, La Sierra University, Riverside, 2012

Detective Fiction, Outlaw Literature, and Composition

Robert Dunn, PhD, Rel.M.

  • Emeritus Professor of English