About Us

The overall mission of the English Department is to promote literacy, specifically the ability to read, write and think critically, skills that are the cornerstone of a healthy democracy and key to the future of an urban area in an increasingly information-based economy.

Contact Information

Department Filing Cabinet

Department Mission Statement

For Questions About....

  • First-Year composition classes (E101, E102, E105), Business Writing (E306), or Scientific and Technical Writing (E303), Contact the composition program: Linda Baldwin , 502-852-6896.
  • The English major, Advising in the English major, English classes, Scholarships for English majors, Contact the undergraduate program: Sherry McCroskey , 502-852-0506.
  • Graduate Courses in English, Applying to the English Graduate Program, Financial Support for English Graduate Students, Contact the graduate program: Annelise Gray , 502-852-0505.
  • Technical Support or the Computer Labs, Contact English technical support: Hung Nguyen , 502-852-6932.
  • The biannual Watson Conference or the Watson visiting professor position, Contact the Watson Program Coordinator: Taleia Willis, 502-852-3567
  • Locating an office, a class or other information about the building follow this link to our page on the Humanities Building.
  • Need assistance using Blackboard or Ulink? Please visit the website for the Delphi Center for Teaching and Learning or contact them at 502-852-6456