What excites our faculty? Not only that they get to teach great students -- it is what they teach as well. Their teaching and research interests are diverse and include topics in:

  • literature of Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom
  • aspects of world literature in English
  • First Nations literature
  • composition and rhetoric
  • twentieth-century drama
  • the Victorian novel and working-class culture
  • disability, race, gender, class theories, among theories exploring social and literary worlds
  • comic books, blogs and the cultural impact of multimodal technologies
  • modern, postmodern and contemporary poetry and poetics
  • literature and medicine

To find out more about our faculty, select their names below.

Undergraduate Chair/Advisor 

Dr. Joanna Luft will be advising students effective July 1, 2023.
In Person Hours: Thursday 1pm - 3pm (Fall 2023)
Email: jluft@uwindsor.ca

Graduate Advisor

Please contact Dr. Mark Johnston effective July 1, 2023.

Email: johnston@uwindsor.ca

Faculty Profiles

Louis Cabri
Office: Room 2113 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2304
Email: lcabri@uwindsor.ca

Tom Dilworth
Office: Room 2127 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2299
Email: dilworth@uwindsor.ca

Richard Douglass-Chin
Office: Room 2118 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2295
Email: rdc@uwindsor.ca

Johanna Frank
Office: Room 2117 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2306
Email: jfrank@uwindsor.ca

Susan Holbrook 
Office: Room 2125 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2300
Email: holbrook@uwindsor.ca

Dale Jacobs
Office: Room 2114 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2309
Email: djacobs@uwindsor.ca

Mark Johnston (Graduate Chair 2023/24)
Office: Room 2120 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2349
Email: johnston@uwindsor.ca

Joanna Luft (Head of the Department, Undergraduate Chair 2023/24)
Office: Room 2102 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2289
Email: mmurray@uwindsor.ca

Nicole Markotic 
Office: Room 2119 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2302
Email: markotic@uwindsor.ca

Suzanne Matheson 
Office: Room 2111 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2305
Email: mathes4@uwindsor.ca

Sandra Muse
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2292
Email: sandra.muse@uwindsor.ca

Stephen Pender 
Office: Room 2107 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2307
Email: spender@uwindsor.ca

Danielle Price
Office: Room 2116 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2303
Email: deprice@uwindsor.ca

Jason Sandhar
Office: Room 2108 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2296
Email: jsandhar@uwindsor.ca

Sessional Lecturers

Andre Narbonne
Office: Room 2109 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2294
Email: anarbonn@uwindsor.ca 

Sessional Instructors

Marty Gervais
Office: Room 2122 Chrysler Hall North
Phone: 519-253-3000 x2297
Email: mgervais@uwindsor.ca

Lenore Langs
Email: langs@uwindsor.ca

Professors Emeriti

Colin Atkinson

Katherine Quinsey

Karl Jirgens 



Updated: January 19, 2024