Faculty

Name Contact Specialty
Peter Campion
Associate Professor
612-625-3503
pcampion@umn.edu
Creative writing: poetry; poetry and the visual arts; prosody
V.V. Ganeshananthan
Assistant Professor
612-626-7123
vganesha@umn.edu
Creative writing: fiction; journalism 
Ray Gonzalez
Professor
612-625-0332
gonza049@umn.edu
Creative writing: poetry, creative nonfiction, fiction; US Latino literature
Douglas Kearney
Assistant Professor
dkearney@umn.edu Creative writing: poetry

Kathryn Nuernberger
Director; Assistant Professor

knuernbe@umn.edu Creative writing: poetry and literary nonfiction
Dan Philippon
Associate Professor
612-624-4209
danp@umn.edu
Environmental literature, history, and ethics; ideas of nature, culture, and place
Julie Schumacher
Professor
612-625-3459
schum003@umn.edu
Creative writing: fiction, contemporary fiction, children's literature
Kim Todd
Associate Professor
612-625-6095
kftodd@umn.edu
Creative writing (literary nonfiction), science and environmental writing 

Visiting Faculty

In accordance with University of Minnesota Policies, we welcome visiting scholars.  Please note that all visiting positions are subject to the approval of the chair.

Name Contact Specialties
Edelstein-Keller Writer in Residence
Creative writing: literary nonfiction, memoir, children's literature