Meet the people that make up the American Studies department at The University of Manchester.
We attract the very best talent and our staff are both international and internationally recognised.
Our inspiring academics can give our students first-hand access to cutting-edge research and real-world knowledge to take with them after graduation.
Head of English, American Studies and Creative Writing
- Prof. Peter Knight - Professor of American Literature
Head of American Studies
- Dr J Michelle Coghlan - Lecturer in American Studies
- Dr David Brown - Senior Lecturer in American History
- Dr Andrew Fearnley - Lecturer in American History
- Dr Douglas Field - Senior Lecturer in 20th Century American Literature
- Dr Gordon Fraser - Presidential Fellow in American Studies
- Dr Molly Geidel - Lecturer in American Cultural History
- Dr Rachel Nolan- Lecturer in American Literature
- Dr Monica Pearl - Lecturer in 20th Century American Literature
- Dr Eithne Quinn - Senior Lecturer in American Studies
- Dr Emily Raymundo - Presidential Fellow in American Studies
- Dr Ian Scott - Senior Lecturer in American Studies
- Dr John Tiplady - Lecturer in American History
- Dr Natalie Zacek - Senior Lecturer in American History
- Dr Thomas Tunstall Allcock - Lecturer in American History
- Prof. Daniela Caselli - Professor of 20th Century Literature and Culture
- Prof. Laura Doan - Professor of Cultural History and Sexuality Studies
- Prof. Hal Gladfelder - Professor of 18th and 19th Century Literature and Cultures
- Dr Kerry Pimblott - Lecturer in International History