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The English faculty at Elmhurst University consists of dedicated professors with wide-ranging areas of expertise and scholarly contributions.

Our approachable faculty employ a variety of teaching methods and tools to create a learning environment in which each student can rise to his or her potential. Our small classes and our caring atmosphere guarantee that you will get the personal attention you need to develop your talents.

Full-Time Faculty

Ann Frank Wake, Ph.D.

Professor and Department Chair, English; Professor, Intercultural Studies
Department of English

Nicholas Behm, Ph.D.

Professor, English; Director, Center for Scholarship and Teaching
Center for Scholarship and Teaching


Cindy Noftz

Administrative Assistant
Department of English

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