Academic staff

Contact details and research interests of all the academic staff currently working in the School of English.

Name

Contact

Research interests

B

   

BABBAGE, Dr Frances

f.babbage@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8479

Contemporary Theatre and Performance; Adaptation; Applied Theatre Practices; Devising and Documentation.

BARNSLEY, Dr Veronica

v.barnsley@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0237

Postcolonial Literatures and Cultures (particularly South Asia and West Africa), Global Modernisms, Childhood in Contemporary Fiction and Film, Children's Literature
BARTON, Dr Anna

a.j.barton@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8483

Nineteenth-Century Poetry, Print Culture;
Nonsense Literature.
BRAY, Prof Joe (Head of School)

j.bray@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8489

Stylistics; The Eighteenth-Century Novel; Experimental Literature.
BERNSTEIN, Sarah

s.bernstein@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0193

 
BEZAN, Sarah

s.bezan@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0197

 

C

   
CALLAGHAN, Dr Madeleine

m.callaghan@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8461

Romantic and Post-Romantic Poetry; 20th Century British and Irish Poetry.
COLLIGNON, Dr Fabienne

f.collignon@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0242

Cold War culture; technology; technologised spaces; American literature since 1900; genre fiction & film.

E

   
EBURY, Dr Katherine

k.ebury@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 6295

Modernism (especially Joyce, Yeats and Beckett); literature and science; Irish Studies; and modern and contemporary poetry.
EDWARDS, Dr Katie

katie.edwards@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0509

 
ELLIS, Dr Jonathan

j.s.ellis@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8465

Twentieth-Century Poetry; Letter Writing, Contemporary Cinema.

F

   
FITZMAURICE, Prof Susan

s.fitzmaurice@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0213

Historical Sociolinguistics; Historical Pragmatics; World Englishes.
FORREST, Dr David

d.forrest@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8493

British Cinema; British Television Drama; Space and Place in Film.

G

   
GAVINS, Prof Joanna

j.gavins@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0214

Stylistics; Cognitive Poetics; Text-Worlds; Absurdist Literature.
GIL, Dr Kook-Hee

k.gil@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0229

Syntax; Semantics; Generative Second Language Acquisition.
GONZALEZ-FERNANDEZ, Dr Beatriz

b.gonzalez-fernandez@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0240

 

H

   
HARWOOD, Dr Nigel

n.harwood@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8464

Academic writing; English for specific and academic purposes; Materials and textbook design; Corpus-driven pedagogy.
HINE, Dr Iona i.hine@sheffield.ac.uk Early modern bible translation, historical linguistics, Reformation Studies, religious literacy, and William Blake
HOBBS, Dr Valerie

v.hobbs@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0228

Religious Language and Discourse, English for Specific Purposes, 
Disciplinary Discourse
HODSON, Prof Jane

j.hodson@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8471

Stylistics; Romantic Literature; Dialect in Literature.
HOLLO, Dr Kaarina

k.hollo@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8484

Medieval Irish Literature; Translation into/from Irish.
HOWLEY, Dr Gerry g.howley@sheffield.ac.uk  

I

   
IFILL, Dr Helena

h.ifill@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8474

Victorian Literature and Science Writing; Sensation Fiction; the Periodical Press.

K

   
KINDELLAN, Dr Michael

m.r.kindellan@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8474

20th century Anglo-American poetry and poetics; editorial theory; textual studies; Ezra Pound; pedagogy

L

   
LEHOCZKY, Dr Agnes

A.Lehoczky@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8467

Modernist and Postmodernist Poetry and Poetics, - particularly the Modernist Ágnes Nemes Nagy's Poetry and Essays.
LEVICK, Dr Carmen

c.szabo@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0212

Physical Theatre; Shakespeare in Performance; Contemporary European Theatre.

M

   
MALONE, Dr Patricia

p.malone@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8496

 
MATHISON, Dr Hamish

h.mathison@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8456

Robert Burns; Print Culture; Scottish Poetry; Eighteenth-Century Literature.
McDONNELL, Dr Bill

w.g.mcdonnell@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8486

20th Century Political Theatre(s): Applied Theatre: Theatre Historiography.
McKAY, Dr Robert

r.mckay@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8492

Twentieth Century Literature; Animal Studies; Postcolonialism.
MEHL, Dr Seth s.mehl@sheffield.ac.uk Corpus linguistics, lexical semantics, history of the English language, World Englishes
MILLER, Dr John

John.Miller@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0194

Victorian Literature and Culture; Ecocriticism; Animal Studies; Histories and Cultures of Tattooing.
MONTGOMERY, Dr Chris

c.montgomery@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8470

Dialectology, Sociolinguistics, Varieties of English, Perceptual Dialectology, Folk Linguistics, Language Attitudes
MOORE, Dr Emma

e.Moore@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0232

Identity; Gender; Dialectology; Ethnography; Style; Language Variation and Change.
MULDERRIG, Dr Jane

j.mulderrig@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8497

Critical Discourse Analysis (corpus-aided and multimodal approaches); Public policy and political discourse; Identity and wellbeing; Ageing and the elderly.

N

   
NEVITT, Dr Marcus

m.nevitt@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8487

Cheap Print; Literature of the 1650s; Royalism; Seventeenth-Century Journalism; The Works of Sir William Davenant.
NICHOLSON, Prof Steve

s.nicholson@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8491

Theatre & Performance; Contemporary Playwrights; British Political Theatre; Theatre Censorship.

O

   
ORFITELLI, Dr Robyn

r.orfitelli@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0224

Syntax; First language acquisition; Prosody/Intonation; Experimental methodology
OZON, Gabriel

g.ozon@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8487

Syntax of Light Verb Constructions

P

   
PIETTE, Prof Adam

a.piette@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8494

War Studies; Modernist Literature; Translation; Contemporary Poetry.
PONG, Dr Beryl

b.k.pong@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8458

Modernism; British and global Anglophone literature; war studies; short fiction; narrative; film

R

   
RAYNER, Prof Jonathan

j.r.rayner@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8457

Australasian Cinema; Cinema and Landscape; Naval Films; Genre Films.
REGIS, Dr Amber

a.regis@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8469

Victorian Literature; Auto/Biography; Gender and Sexuality; Adaptation Studies.
RHATIGAN, Dr Emma

e.k.rhatigan@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8476

Early Modern Religious Writing; Sermons; John Donne.
RUTTER, Dr Tom

t.rutter@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8473

Early modern drama; Shakespeare; Marlowe; playing companies.

S

   
SEN, Dr Ranjan (Deputy Head of School)

ranjan.sen@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0233

Phonology; Phonetics; Historical Linguistics; Psycholinguistics; Comparative Philology.
SHRANK, Prof Cathy

c.shrank@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8485

Early Modern Literature; Dialogue; Sonnets; Humanism.
SMITH, Prof Andrew

andrew.smith1@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0217

Nineteenth Century Literature, Gothic, literature and Science.
STEADMAN-JONES, Dr Richard

r.d.steadman-jones@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0218

Colonial Culture; Exile Narratives; History of Linguistic Ideas; Arts Practice; Grammar and Rhetoric.
STEENBRUGGE, Dr Charlotte

c.steenbrugge@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8642

Medieval Literature; Medieval Drama in Performance.
STONE, Prof Brendan

b.stone@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8495

Literature and Trauma; Contemporary Fiction; Literary Theory.

V

   
VAN DUYVENBODE, Dr Rachel

r.van-duyvenbode@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8482

American Literature; Race and Gender Studies; Whiteness in Literature.
VAN OOSTRUM, Dr Duco

d.oostrum@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8468

American Literature; Sports Culture; African-American Literature and Film; Auto/Biography; and 1970s Culture.
VICE, Prof Sue

s.vice@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8475

Modern and Contemporary Literature; Holocaust Studies; Film.

W

   
WALKER, Dr Gareth

g.walker@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0238

Phonetics; Conversation Analysis; Phonetics of talk-in-interaction.
WARREN, Dr Meredith

m.j.warren@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0502

Biblical studies; New Testament; food and the sense of taste; ancient novels.
WALLIS, Dr Christine

c.wallis@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0226

 
WESTWOOD, Dr Daniel

d.westwood@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0234

Romantic Poetry and Poetics (especially Wordsworth, Byron, Shelley and Keats); Romantic approaches to Quest-Narrative.
WILLIAMS, Dr Graham

g.t.williams@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8460

Historical Pragmatics; Historical Stylistics; Medieval and Early Modern Letters.
WHITELEY, Dr Sara

sara.whiteley@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8498

Stylistics; Cognitive Poetics; Emotion; Reader Response.
WRIGHT, Prof Angela

a.h.wright@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 8488

Romanticism; Gothic; Eighteenth-Century Literature; Translation; Women's Writing.

Z

   
ZERIHAN, Dr Rachel

r.zerihan@sheffield.ac.uk

+44 114 222 0235

Experimental Theatre Practices; Contemporary Performance; Live Art.