I started teaching at Nassau CC in September 1996. Prior to that, I taught for three years at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA. I earned my PhD and MA in American Literature at the University of Rochester (Rochester, NY). My BA in English and American Literature is from Brown University (Providence, RI). I am a native New Yorker and grew up on Long Island.
I teach the following courses: Eng 101: Composition I, Eng 102: Composition II, English 108, English 109, Eng 203: American Lit I, Eng 204: American Lit II, Eng 231: Mystery and Detective Fiction, Eng 251: Film and Literature, Eng 263: Modern American Short Story, and Eng 311: Masterworks of Literature I.