Profiles in "Irish Studies" Expertise Area

  • Jacquelyn Scott Lynch specializes in developing and teaching honors curricula, designing student and faculty mentoring platforms, advising national scholarship applicants, and leading international education programs.
  • Gregory Castle teaches literature and theory. His books include Modernism and the Celtic Revival, Reading the Modernist Bildungsroman, Literary Theory Handbook, A History of the Modernist Novel, A History of Irish Modernism.
  • Bixby's research addresses Irish studies, modernist studies, postcolonial theory and criticism, Continental philosophy, and issues of travel, mobility, and the body.
  • Elizabeth Meloy holds a PhD in European history from Brown University. She is a Faculty Fellow in Barrett, Honors College. In 2016, after two years on the Tempe campus, she joined Dr. Tom Martin at Barrett Poly.
  • Mara investigates Irish literature and film. Her second research stream includes research in health humanities and medical rhetoric.
  • Dr. Mara studies writing practices in digital and new media ecologies, innovation behaviors in institutions, posthumanist philosophy, and user experience methods.