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Office Hours & Contact Information



Department Office

Department Office: Calaveras 103
Office Hours: M-F 8AM-12PM, 1PM-5PM
Faculty Mail Room: Calaveras 105
Mail Room Hours: M-F 8AM-5PM
After-Hours Drop Box: Calaveras 105
Phone: 916-278-6586
Fax: 916-278-5410
Mailing Address: 6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6075


Department Staff

Please use the table below to help you direct your questions to the correct staff member. If you're not sure who to contact with your question, contact the department office for assistance.

Name Email Office Phone Contact for Questions About
LILLEY, Marianna CLV 103 2875 general information about English classes, GE requirements, the major or minor, grad programs; information about the WPJ, the WPG, or the Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR)
EICHENBERGER, Aaron CLV 104 5745 faculty concerns or department operations
ARNOLD, Angela CLV 101 5746 writing programs operations
KIRBY, Shaun CLV 102 5747 faculty recruitment or student employment


Faculty and Teaching Associates (TAs)

The office hours and contact information listed below are current as of Fall 2014. CLV refers to Calaveras hall, DH refers to Douglass Hall, and LSN refers to Lassen Hall. All phone numbers should be prefaced with "916-278-".

Please note: If you are looking for major advising, each of our tenured and tenure-track faculty members (indicated below with asterisks [*] before their names) serve as English faculty advisors and can be contacted for information about English major or minor requirements. Additionally, some faculty serve as coordinators for one or more department programs. These coordinators can be contacted for information about their programs.


Name Email Office Phone Office Hours Coordinators
  Title Degree, University - Areas of Interest
ABEID, Trang CLV 164 6247 MWF 10-10:50AM  
  Lecturer MA, CSU, Sacramento - composition & rhetoric; certificate in TESOL; certificate in teaching reading to adults
ALDINGER, Rebecca DH 203 6347 W 1:30-2:30PM  
ANDERSON, Amy DH 107A 3836 MW 9-9:50AM; TR 11:50AM-12:20PM  
ANTONENKO, Irina CLV 138 3487 T 1:30-3:30PM  
ARBALLO, Peggy CLV 166 5818 TR 9-10AM; T 2:50-3:45PM  
BARRISH, Matthew SLN 5006 6587 MW 1:30-2:30PM  
  Lecturer MA, CSU Sacramento - English composition
BETHEL, Daniel CLV 149 5743 MW 12-1PM; R 1:30-2:30PM  
BLANTON-STROUD, Shelley CLV 149 5743 TR 12:15-1:15PM  
  Lecturer MA, San Francisco State University - the effect of oral grading of writing on student engagement; writing for the professions; plain language; and writing the novel.
*BUCHANAN, Brad CLV 117 6492 MW 12-1PM; R 2-3  
  Professor Ph.D., Stanford - British and Postcolonial literature
CHING, Robby CLV 163 6404 by appointment  
  Professor M.A., UC Berkeley - TESOL, internships
*CLARK, John DH 202 6560 TR 1:30-2:45PM  
  Assoc. Professor Ph.D., Georgetown - linguistics, TESOL
*CLARK-OATES, Angela   CLV 156 5623    
  Asst. Professor Ph.D., Arizona State University - Curriculum and Instruction
CONNELLY, Anya CLV 142 6349 M 9-10AM  
  Teaching Associate  
COOK, Stephen CLV 127 5726 TR 2-3PM  
*COPE, Jonas CLV 157 5720 TR 3-4:15PM  
  Asst. Professor Ph.D., University of Missouri - British Romanticism
CORDOVA, Teresa CLV 115 6355 T 1:30-3:15PM; W 11-11:45AM  
CUCKOVICH, Jessica SLN 5004 4835    
DELEHANT, Carolyn CLV 115 6355 M 10:45-11:45AM; W 4:30-5:30PM; R 1:30-2:30PM  
  Lecturer MA, CSU, Sacramento - composition studies
DOBSON, Mona CLV 132 4183 MWF 10-10:50AM, 11-11:50AM  
DUROSKO, Susan CLV 161 5736 WRF 8-9AM  
*FANETTI, Susan CLV 153 5734 on sabbatical Fall 2014 Pre-Credential Advisor
  Assoc. Professor Ph.D., St. Louis University - English education
FARRAND, Brittney CLV 142 6349    
  Teaching Associate  
FRAGA, Catherine CLV 149 5743 MW 12:15-1:15PM  
*GIEGER, Jason DH 204 7284 M 1:20-2:20PM, 4:30-5PM; T 5:30-6:15PM; W 5:30-6:15PM  
  Professor Ph.D., Rutgers - British literature
GREEN, Carolani CLV 142 6349    
  Teaching Associate  
GUERIN, Jeanne CLV 132 4183 TR 11:55AM-1PM  
HAKE, Patricia CLV 154 5780 MW 12-1PM  
HATZAKOS, Catherine DH 203 6347 MWF 8-9:45AM  
HAYES, Chris CLV 142 6349    
  Teaching Associate  
*HAYES, Hogan   CLV 107 5729    
  Asst. Professor Ph.D., UC Davis - Education; Writing, Rhetoric, and Composition Studies
*HEATHER, Julian CLV 138 5394 MW 3:30-4:15PM; TR 12:30-1:15PM TESOL Coordinator
  Professor Ph.D., University of Arizona - TESOL, applied linguistics
*HECKATHORN, Amy CLV 145A 5269    
  Professor Ph.D., Texas Christian University - composition
JORDAN, Tina DH 107A 3828    
  Lecturer Ed.D., UC Davis - culturally responsive pedagogy in composition
JUAREZ, Larissa        
*KOMIYAMA, Reiko CLV 162 5727 TR 3-4PM; W 1:30-2:30PM  
  Assoc. Professor Ph.D., Northern Arizona University - applied linguistics, ESL/EFL
KYLES, Justin CLV 142 6349    
  Teaching Associate  
LaPORTE, Carrie ALP 157 3345 T 10:30AM-12PM, 3-4:30PM  
  Lecturer MA - TESOL
*LEE, Hellen CLV 113 6371 MW 3-3:45PM Vice Chair
  Assoc. Professor Ph.D., UC San Diego - late 19th/early 20th c. US literature, multi-ethnic US literature, cultural studies
LEHMAN, Eric CLV 142 6349    
  Teaching Associate  
LEVY, Karen CLV 154 5780 MF 10-10:45AM  
LIMON, Jesus        
LINVILLE, Cynthia CLV 132 4183 TR 12:15-1:15PM, 4:30-5PM  
  Lecturer MA, CSU Sacramento - TESOL, intercultural communication and poetry
LIU, Hsiang (Sean) LSN 2200E 6247 TR 10-10:30AM  
  Lecturer MA, CSU Sacramento - TESOL, second language (L2) writing: responding to student writing; written corrective feedback
LOW, Stephanie CLV 142 6349    
  Teaching Associate  
MABUNGA, Bridget        
MALMBERG, Julie CLV 142 6349 M 9:30-10:30AM  
  Teaching Associate  
*McKINNEY, Joshua DH 201 6386 MWF 8-8:50AM Creative Writing Coordinator
  Professor Ph.D., University of Denver - creative writing, literature
McNEAL, Nicole CLV 142 6349    
  Teaching Associate  
MELTON, Jason CLV 142 6349    
  Teaching Associate  
MICHAELS, Ann ALP 157 3345 TR 10:15-11:45AM Writing Center Coordinator
MINIACI, Miles LSN 2200L 3482 MW 11:25-11:55AM  
  Lecturer M.F.A., University of Southern California - composition
MITCHELL, Rebecca CLV 165 6436 MW 11AM-12PM; R 12-2PM  
MORALES, Sylvia DH 101 5730 TR 10:30-11:30AM, 2:15-2:45PM, 6-6:30PM (by appointment only)
  Lecturer MA, CSU Sacramento - Composition
NEUFFER, Lori DH 112 5989 W 10:45-11:45AM; R 10:30AM-12:30PM  
OCHOA, Ruth CLV 132 4183 MW 7:15-7:45AM; TR 8:15-8:45AM, 7:15-7:45PM  
  Lecturer MA, CSU Sacramento - English, children's literature, composition
O'DONNELL, Barbara CLV 127 5726 MWF 9-10AM  
OVERBY, Blair CLV 127 5726 MWF 12-1PM  
  Lecturer MA, CSU Sacramento - TESOL
PAGE, Monica CLV 166 5818 TR 1:30-2:45PM  
PEARSALL, Nancy (Beth)     not teaching Fall 2014  
PICA, Denise SLN 5004 4835 T 2:50-3:50PM  
PICKREL, Carolyn CLV 132 4183 MW 10-11AM; R 1-1:30PM  
  Lecturer MA, CSU Sacramento - English Composition, developing writers, mentoring writing teachers, Native American literature, women's literature
PROCTOR, Mandy DH 101A 6920 W 1:30-2:30PM  
  Lecturer MA, CSU Sacramento - English composition
RADICAN, Lynda DH 112A 6392 TR 10:30-11:45AM  
RASMUSSEN, Courtney DH 219 3473    
RAZO, Stephanie CLV 142 6349 W 9-10AM  
  Teaching Associate  
*RICE, Doug DH 218 5435 on sabbatical Fall 2014  
  Professor M.A., Duquesne University - creative writing
*RIDLEY, Chauncey DH 216 6128 teaches Spring only  
  Professor Ph.D., Michigan State University - American and ethnic literature
SAAKE, Miranda SLN 5006 6587 TR 3-4PM  
SCHARF, Annie CLV 149 5743 MW 1:30-3PM  
  Lecturer MA, CSU Sacramento - TESOL
*SEO, Mi-Suk CLV 158 5735 TR 1:30-2:30PM; W 4:30-5:30PM  
  Assoc. Professor Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign - TESOL
SHADDEN, Ann CLV 144      
STAGNARO, Mel CLV 165 6436 MWF 10-10:50AM; MW 2:30-3PM  
  Lecturer MA, CSU Sacramento - English, teaching composition
STANLEY, Robert ALP 157 3345 W 12-1:30PM; R 10:30AM-12PM  
  Lecturer MA, CSU Sacramento - creative writing, poetry
*SWEET, Nancy DH 217 7704 MW 3-3:45PM; T 12-12:45PM  
  Assoc. Professor Ph.D., Columbia - 19th c. American literature, American women's writing, American Gothic
*TOISE, David CLV 106 6586 MWR 1:30-2:30; T 5-6PM Department Chair, Graduate Coordinator
  Professor Ph.D., Rutgers - British literature
WALSH, Theresa     not teaching Fall 2014  
*WANLASS, Susan CLV 155 5732 T 12-12:30PM, 3:10-3:50PM; R 12:45-1:15PM, 3:40-4:15PM  
  Professor Ph.D., North Carolina, Chapel Hill - American literature, composition
WARD, Roberta CLV 142 6349    
  Teaching Associate  
*YEN, Julie CLV 160 6176 MW 2:50-3:40PM Vice Chair, Internships Coordinator
  Professor Ph.D., Brown - British literature, critical theory, Asian American literature, composition
*ZARINS, Kim CLV 159 6431 TR 1:20-2:20PM Sigma Tau Delta Advisor,
  Assoc. Professor Ph.D., Cornell University - Medieval and children's literature