To Contact the Department of English

Campus Location: 215 Humanities Building
900 13th Street South
Birmingham, AL
(see map)
Mailing address: The Department of English
HB 215
1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-1260
Phone: (205) 934-4250
Fax: (205) 975-8125
Faculty Offices: Most faculty offices are located on the second floor of the Humanities Building, but some faculty are located on the fourth floor. Check the Faculty Directory for specific office locations and other contact information for individual faculty.


bellisDr. Peter J. Bellis, Chair

Office: Humanities Building 215-D
Phone: (205) 934-4250


Program Directors & Coordinators

Office Staff

  • Pamela Parker, Administrative Associate, (205) 934-5293
  • Elfrieda Clark, Office Services Specialist II, (205) 934-4250

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Developmental (EH091) or
Freshman Composition (EH101/102)
Dr. Christopher Minnix
(205) 934-2725
ESL testing UAB Testing Office
(205) 934-5503
200-400 level literature classes Dr. Alison Chapman
(205) 934-8570
500–600 level literature classes Dr. Gale Temple
(205) 934-8593
tutoring in the University Writing Center
(175C, Sterne Library)
Dr. Jaci Wells
(205) 996-7179
majoring or minoring in English Dr. Alison Chapman
(205) 934-8570
graduate study in English Dr. Gale Temple
(205) 934-8593
creative writing courses Mr. James Braziel
(205) 934-8573
linguistics courses Dr. David Basilico
(205) 934-8588
professional writing courses Dr. Bruce McComiskey
(205) 934-8572
honors courses in English Dr. Daniel Siegel
(205) 934-8574
internships in English Dr. Cynthia Ryan
(205) 934-8600


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