School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

By Subject

Academic Staff by Subject

Literature

Professor Linda Anderson
Professor of Modern English and American Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8059

Dr James Annesley
Senior Lecturer in American Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6617

Professor Kate Chedgzoy
Professor of Renaissance Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7755

Dr Ruth Connolly
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8133

Dr Katharine De Rycker
Research Associate

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Dr Martin Dubois
Lecturer in Victorian Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7795

Dr Hannah Durkin
Lecturer in Literature & Film

Dr Ella Dzelzainis
Lecturer in Nineteenth-Century Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7198

Dr Helen Freshwater
Reader in Theatre & Performance

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7764

Dr Stacy Gillis
Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7360

Professor Matthew Grenby
Professor of 18th-Century Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6182

Dr James Harriman-Smith
Lecturer in Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7599

Dr Rosalind Haslett
Lecturer in Dramatic Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5660

Dr Laura Kirkley
Lecturer in Eighteenth Century Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7782

Dr Kirsten MacLeod
Lecturer in Eng Lit, Victorian/Modern

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7118

Dr Robbie McLaughlan
Lecturer in English Literature

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 3532

Dr Aditi Nafde
Lecturer in Medieval Literature

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 7769

Dr Alex Niven
Lecturer in English Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5316

Dr Eliza O'Brien
Teaching Fellow

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5660

Dr Meiko O'Halloran
Lecturer in Romantic Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7759

Dr Jennifer Orr
Lecturer in Eighteenth Century Literature

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 7750

Dr Lucy Pearson
Lecturer in Children's Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3894

Professor Michael Pincombe
Professor of Tudor & Elizabethan Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7621

Professor James Procter
Prof of Modern & Contemporary Lit

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3518

Professor Kim Reynolds
Professor of Children's Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3533

Professor Jennifer Richards
Joseph Cowen Professor of English Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7754

Professor Michael Rossington
Professor of Romantic Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3427

Professor Julie Sanders
Pro-Vice-Chancellor (HaSS)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 5769

Dr Andrew Shail
Senior Lecturer in Film

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 2087752

Dr Emma Short
Teaching Fellow in Victorian and Modernist Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8420

Dr Neelam Srivastava
Senior Lecturer in Postcolonial Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3665

Dr Fionnghuala Sweeney
Senior Lecturer in American Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3895

Dr Anne Whitehead
Senior Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3531

Language & Linguistics

Professor Karen Corrigan
Prof of Linguistics & English Language

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7757

Dr Cristina Dye
Lecturer (Assistant Professor) of Language Development/Psycholinguistics

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Dr SJ Hannahs
Reader in Linguistics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3400

Professor Anders Holmberg
Professor in Theoretical Linguistics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3530

Dr Gosia Krzek
Teaching Fellow

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5879

Dr Adam Mearns
Lecturer in the History of the English Language

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 3534

Dr Heike Pichler
Lecturer in Sociolinguistics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3519

Dr Geoffrey Poole
Senior Lecturer in Linguistics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5824

Professor Maggie Tallerman
Professor of Linguistics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7774

Dr Danielle Turton
Lecturer in Phonology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 8092

Dr William van der Wurff
Senior Lecturer in Linguistics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3876

Dr Joel Wallenberg
Lecturer in Language Change (Linguistics and Eng Lang)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7366

Professor Martha Young-Scholten
Professor of Second Language Acquisition

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7751

Creative Writing

Dr Tara Bergin
Lecturer in Poetry (Creative Writing)

Email:
Telephone: 0191 2083689

Zoe Cooper
Lecturer in Creative Writing

William Fiennes
Lecturer in Creative Writing

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7762

Dr Tina Gharavi
Senior Lecturer in Digital Media/Film

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3520

Professor Bill Herbert
Professor of Poetry & Creative Writing

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3517

Dr Lars Iyer
Reader in Creative Writing

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Professor Jackie Kay MBE
Professor of Creative Writing

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3689

Professor Sean O'Brien
Professor of Creative Writing

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3875

Jacob Polley
Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing

Email:
Telephone: 0191 2087781

Margaret Wilkinson
Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5225