• Professor of the Honors College at the University of New Mexico
  • Ph.D. in English, with an emphasis on Old and Middle English literature, from the University of Washington
  • Publications include studies on Valkyries in The Lord of the Rings, women saints in Old English prose, Beowulf and various topics in pedagogy
  • Has also served as an interim chair of the Honor's College from 2016-2017

Additional Areas of Interest
J.R.R. Tolkien studies, fantasy literature, science fiction literature, Old English literature, Old Norse literature, Old Icelandic literature, Old Irish literature, Celtic studies, pedagogy and teaching

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