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English Department


Faculty

DEPARTMENT CHAIR

Karen Chow
Office: F1 Building
Email: chowkaren@fhda.edu
Phone: 408- 864-5763  Faculty Web Site

DEPARTMENT SCHEDULER

Lydia Hearn
Office: FOR2G
E-mail: hearnlydia@fhda.edu
Phone: 408- 864-5785 Faculty Web Site

English Faculty

A-E F-J K-O P-T U-Z (alphabetized by last name) STAFF (see list)

A-E
No Photo PlaceholderKristin Agius

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail: agiuskristin@deanza.edu
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail: aydelottelizabeth@fhda.edu
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018
Ph.D. Comparative Literature, Indiana University
M.A. Comparative Literature, Indiana University
B.A. English/Romance Languages, Emory University
No Photo PlaceholderRene Anderson-Watkins

Office: FO1
Hours: By appointment
E-mail: anderson-watkinsrene@fhda.edu
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018
Joined the English Department as an Adjunct in Spring 2012
Masters in English San Jose State University
Masters in Education Virginia Commonwealth University

 

No Photo PlaceholderAzin Arefi:        

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours:
By appointment

E-mail: aaa7068@fhda.edu

Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018
Faculty Website

No Photo PlaceholderMary Akatiff

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail: 
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderVivan Bejarin

Office: F-11-J
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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Rebecca

Rebecca Board Liljenstolpe

Faculty Web Site
B.A., M.A. English
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

No Photo PlaceholderMaryalice Bonilla 

Office:
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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Ray Brennan
BA Indiana University -- English / Philosophy
MA Indiana University -- Literature
PhD Washington State University -- American Studies.

Office: 
Hours: By appointment
E-mail: 
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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FrancescaFrancesca Caparas 
Human Rights Education Fellow, Stanford
M.A. in Literature, UC-Santa Cruz
B.A. in Modern Literature, UC-Santa Cruz

Office: 
Hours: By appointment
E-mail: 
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderAlexis Cattivera

Office: 
Hours: By appointment
E-mail: 
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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Karen Chow, FT Instructor :Karen
Office: F11-K

Hours: By appointment
E-mail: chowkaren@deanza.edu
Phone: 408.864.5763

Faculty Web Site

Ph.D., English, U.C. Santa Barbara
M.A., English, U.C. Santa Barbara
B.S. with minor in English, University of Southern California

 

 

 

Marc
Marc Coronado

Office MCC14F

408-864-8409

Ph.D., English and American Literature and Cultural Studies, U.C. Santa Barbara
M.A., English and American Literature, U.C . Santa Barbara
B.A. English major, Women's Studies minor, University of Texas El Paso

  Coordinator of the LEAD program -- Latina/o Empowerment at De Anza.

 

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No Photo PlaceholderKristin Conard

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderElliott Cragen

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderGerri Dayharsh

 

E-mail: dayharshverna@fhda.edu
Phone: (408) 864-8547

BA Literature (English and Spanish) UC Santa Cruz
MA English, CSU San Jose 

 

 

 

 

No Photo PlaceholderCecelia Deck: Journalism

 

B.A. English, 1981, University of Windsor (Ontario, Canada)
M.A. (English), 1982, Mcmaster University, Ontario Canada
M.A. (Journalism), 1986, Western Ontario University

 

 

 

 

 

                                                  

Anthony

Anthony Delaney, FT Instructor

Office: F61-G

Hours: By appointment
delaneyanthony@fhda.edu

408.864.8965

Faculty Web Site

 B.A. English, University of Oregon

M.A.T ., University of San Francisco

 

 
No Photo PlaceholderDave Denny

Office: F-6 Building

Hours: By appointment
dennydave@deanza.edu
Faculty Web Site

B.A., California State University, Long Beach

M.F.A., University of Oregon
M.A.T., Fuller Theological Seminary

 

 

 
No Photo Placeholder  Ryan Dickson

  Office: Baldwin Winery
  Hours: By appointment
  E-mail: 
  Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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  M.A., University of Utah

 

No Photo PlaceholderMary Diehl

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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B.A., Saint Bonaventure University, Olean, NY

M.A., San Jose State University

 

 

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Carolyn Fasano

Office: F-61-E
Hours: By appointment
E-mail: 
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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M.A. San Francisco State University

No Photo PlaceholderRichard Ferrie

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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Diana
 
Fleming, FT Instructor              Diana F

Office: F-1, 11a  
flemingdiana@fhda.edu

408.864.8604 

Faculty Web Site

 

M.A. in English/Creative Writing, San Francisco State University, 1999

B.A. in English, Mills College, 1993
A.A. in Liberal Arts, American River College, 1991


No Photo PlaceholderDiane Furlan

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderDeborah Garfinkle

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderGary Garvin

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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B.A., Davidson College

M.A., U.C. Berkeley
M.F.A, Vermont College

 

 

Alex GiardinoAlex Giardino

B.A., Journalism, University of Oregon
M.A., English Literature, Mills College
M.F.A., Stonecoast, University of Southern Maine

Feel free to check out my website: alexgiardino.com
for information about my writing and translating projects.


 No Photo PlaceholderJohn Gravener

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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 No Photo PlaceholderCharles Gray

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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 No Photo PlaceholderTodd Gutmann 

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderMargaret Hanzimanolis

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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BA, Liberal Studies, 1985, Vermont College of Norwich University
MFA, Poetry, 1990 University of Alabama
Ph.D.  English, 2005, University of Cape Town (South Africa)

 

LydiaLydia Hearn 

408.864.5785

Faculty Website

 B.A.  in English UCSB

M.A. in English UCSB

 

 
No Photo PlaceholderAngela Hilton

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderSteve Howland


Office: ATC 309
Office:
PE 669 Hours: TBA
408.864.5669 Faculty Web Site

 B.A., UC Berkeley

M.A., San Francisco State
Certificate in Teaching Composition, S.F. State

 

Jonah

Jonah Hoyle

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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Faculty Web Site

 B.A. Vassar College

M.F.A University of Alaska.

No Photo PlaceholderJudith Hubbard 


Office: F-1  Hours: TBA
hubbardjudy@fhda.edu
Faculty Web Site

Ph.D., Grand Valley State College

M.A., San Francisco State

 

 Husne JahanNo Photo Placeholder

Office: Baldwin Winery

Hours: By appointment
E-mail: jahanhusne@fhda.edu
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

BA and MA in English Literature from University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

MA in English Composition with a Certificate in Teaching Reading, San Francisco State University

Ph.D. in English Literature , University of Wales

 

 

No Photo PlaceholderJamie Joseph

 

Office: F-1

Hours: By appointment
E-mail: josephjamie@fhda.edu
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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Yume Kim

Office: ATC 309 (WRC)
Hours: By appointment
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

Email: kimyume@fhda.edu 
BA in English 
MA in English 
MFA in Creative Writing 
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Julie Kline

Office: ATC 309 (WRC)
Hours: By appointment
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

Email: klinejulie@fhda.edu
BA in Literature from SFSU
MA in English from SJSU

 

 

No Photo PlaceholderLita A. Kurth

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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BA. French and History, University of Wisconsin, Madison

All coursework for Ph.D. in History, UC Berkeley
M.A. English Composition, San Francisco State University
MFA Creative Writing Pacific Lutheran University, Rainier Writers Workshop

 

 

Amy LeonardAmy Leonard

Office: F-61-E
Hours:
E-mail: leonardamy@fhda.edu
Phone: 408.864.8600

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B.A. in English, San Jose State
M.A. in English Literature, San Francisco State

 

 

No Photo PlaceholderAnna Lewis

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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Brian LewisBrian A. Lewis

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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 M.F.A. Creative Writing, University of Arizona

B.A. English, San Francisco State University

 

 

No Photo PlaceholderLuis Limcolioc

Office: F41E
limcoliocluis@fhda.edu
408.864.8578

Faculty Web Site

B.S. Aerospace Engineering, University of Notre Dame

M.A., English Literature, San Francisco State University

 

 

 

 
No Photo PlaceholderSarah F. Lisha

Office: F-61-A
Hours: By appointment
E-mail: lishasarah@fhda.edu
Phone:

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 M.A. San Francisco State University

B.A. University of California - Santa Cruz

 

brian maloneBrian Malone

Office: F-41i
Hours: By appointment
E-mail: malonebrian@fhda.edu
Faculty Website

A.B. in Psychology, Harvard University
M.A. in Psychology, University of Virginia
Ph.D. in Literature, University of California, Santa Cruz

 
No Photo PlaceholderEdie Matthews                                                                                           

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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B.A. Journalism, minor in Political Science, SJSU

M.F.A. Creative Writing, SJSU

 

No Photo PlaceholderElizabeth McKenzie

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderSherwin Mendoza

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderYeganeh Modirzadeh

English Writing
Office: TBA

Hours: By appointment.
modirzadehyeganeh@fhda.edu
Faculty Web Site

  

B.A. Sonoma State University, Cell Biology
M.A. San Francisco State University, Comparative Literature

 

 

No Photo Placeholder  Julie Morfee

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo Placeholder Emily Munson

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderRenee Nelson

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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West Valley College Alumni

Monterey Peninsula Community College alumni.

B.A. from UCSC in Literature and Creative Writing.

MFA in Poetry from San Francisco State University.

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Laura Orella 

Office: (online) Online Hours: T 10-11pm

lorella@comcast.net
Faculty Web Site 

 B.A., SUNY Stony Brook 

M.A., San Francisco State University 



No Photo PlaceholderLucia Olson

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderKim Palmore 

E-mail: palmorekim@fhda.edu

Office: F11L

 

Ph.D.  University of California at Riverside
B.A. M.A California State University, Long Beach

Areas of Interest:  20th Century British and American Literature; Shakespeare; LGBTQI Studies; Working Class Studies;  Ethnic Literature of the United States; Creative Writing; and Composition and Rhetoric.

 

Marilyn Patton, :: English Writing and LiteratureMarilyn Patton
 pattonmarilyn@deanza.edu
831.234.1697 Faculty Web Site

 

Back in Fall 2014

B.A., Stanford University
M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz
Published articles on Moby-Dick and the novels of Margaret Atwood. Making mistakes, learning, laughing.

No Photo PlaceholderMargaret Paul

 

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018 

B.A., English, Rutgers University;

M.A. English LIterature, Tufts University,

M.F.A. Creativer Writing-Poetry, Vermont College,  

Certificate in Teaching Reading on the Post-Secondary Level, San Francisco State University.

 

 
 
No Photo PlaceholderJENNIFER PENKETHMAN

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderJulie Pesano 

E-mail: pesanojulie@fhda.edu
Phone: 408.864.8653

Faculty Web Site

 B.A. in English, University of Florida

M.A. in English Literature/Jr. College Teaching, University of South Florida

 

No Photo PlaceholderJill Quigley 

Office: F61J

quigleyjill@fhda.edu                                                     

408.864.5564 

Faculty Website

 BA in English Literature, William Smith College

MA in African American Literature, Boston College 

 

 

 
No Photo PlaceholderRoseanne Giannini Quinn 

Office F11 - I

Hours by arrangement

E-mail: quinnroseanne@deanza.edu

Ph.D. The University of Iowa

M.A. Sussex University, England

B.A. University of California, Davis

No Photo PlaceholderJesus Quintero

Office:
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone:

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No Photo PlaceholderMarrietta Reber

Office:
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderSergio Rizzo

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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Becky Roberts Becky Roberts

Office: L-11E

Hours:
robertsbecky@fhda.edu
408.864.5764

Faculty Web Site

B.A. Music and English/writing, University of California San Diego

M.A. Literature, University of California San Diego
Ph.D. Literature, University of California, Santa Cruz

 

 

No Photo PlaceholderJennifer Roscher

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail: jlr4733@fhda.edu
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderAdam Sandel

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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No Photo PlaceholderJulie Sartwell

Office: Forum Building
Hours: TBA
E-mail: sartwelljulie@fhda.edu
Phone:TBA

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No Photo PlaceholderJulia Scott

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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Tim Shively 

 

Office: On the side of the Forum building facing P.E.
shivelytim@deanza.edu
408.864.5728

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No Photo PlaceholderAlan Simes 

Office: 

Hours: By appointment
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

simesalan@fhda.edu

Faculty Web Site

 B.A., Santa Clara University

M.A., University of Virginia

No Photo PlaceholderBrian Smith

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

 

 

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Aimee Suzara

 

Office: F61b

E-mail: suzaraaimee@fhda.edu
Phone: 408.864.8310

B.A. from UC Berkeley 1999 (Religious Studies, Women's Studies, Creative Writing)
M.F.A. from Mills College, 2006 (English: Creative Writing)
Interests: multicultural literature, creative writing, social justice and civic engagement, arts education and performance pedagogy, youth education

Faculty Website 

No Photo PlaceholderJohn Swensson


Office: Forum 6A

Hours: TBA
E-mail: swenssonjohn@deanza.edu
Phone: 408.590.4430

Faculty Web Site

No Photo PlaceholderRuth Trimble: 

 

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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BA  Univ. of Texas at Arlington - English/ minors Spanish - Education
MA  Univ. of Hawaii at Manoa  - ESL and Bilingual Education
U-Z

No Photo PlaceholderShawna Vesco 

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail: vescoshawna@fhda.edu
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

B.A. San Francisco State University, Humanities
Ph.D. UC Santa Cruz, Literature
 
No Photo PlaceholderMiranda Wann

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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M.A. English Language/Linguistics, University of Arizona
B.A. History, University of Michigan
She is best reached by email at wannrandie@fhda.edu
 
Ken
Kenneth Weisner

Office: Forum Building

Hours: By appointment
E-mail: 
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

 B.A., Oberlin College

M.F.A, Iowa Writers Workshop
Ph.D., U.C. Santa Cruz

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No Photo PlaceholderJimmie Wilson

Office: Baldwin Winery
Hours: By appointment
E-mail:
Phone: 408.864.8999 ext. 3018

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English Department
Chairperson 

E-mail: Karen Chow
Phone: 408-864-5763. 

Department Scheduler:

E-mail: Lydia Hearn
Phone: 408.864-5785

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Last Updated: 11/24/16