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English Department Administration

Office of the Department Head



Dr. Laura Severin


Dr. Catherine Mainland


Stephanie McBroom


Melissa Jackson


Office of Undergraduate Studies



Dr. Jason Swarts

  • Associate Head/Director of Undergraduate Studies
  • Coordinator of Advising
  • 243 Tompkins
  • jswarts@ncsu.edu
  • 919-515-4112

Molly Scott


Office of the First-Year Writing Program


Dr. Casie Fedukovich


Dr. Zach Beare

  • FYWP–Associate Director, Graduate Student Support
  • 232 Tompkins
  • zbeare@ncsu.edu

Roy Stamper


Melissa Stone


Samantha Fowler


Office of the Professional Writing Program


Dr. Stacey Pigg


Dr. Huiling Ding

  • Assistant Director of Professional Writing
  • 131-C Tompkins
  • hding@ncsu.edu
  • 919-515-4120


Samantha Fowler


Office of Graduate Programs


Dr. James Mulholland


Dr. Huiling Ding


Shervon Cassim


Belle Boggs


Jenny Tiet


CRDM PhD Program


David Rieder

  • Director, Communication, Rhetoric & Digital Media Program
  • 232A Tompkins
  • dmrieder@ncsu.edu
  • 919-515-1836

Charlotte Wilkins


Alumni Liaison


Etta Barksdale