Michael D.C. Drout is Professor of English and Director of the Center for the Study of the Medieval at Wheaton College.
Dr. Nelson Goering hails from the Ocooch Mountains in Wisconsin, and holds a DPhil in Comparative Philology and General Linguistics from the University of Oxford. His research interests centre on the linguistics of the older Germanic and Indo-European languages, and he has a particular love for Old English, Old Norse, Gothic, and Avestan. His DPhil […]
Paul Peterson, a proud native of Minnesota, holds a Ph.D. in Germanic Medieval Studies from the University of Minnesota.
Philip Walsh received his BA in classical studies at the College of William and Mary and his Ph.D. in comparative literature from Brown University. A broadly-trained comparatist, he enjoys teaching drama of all periods, ancient Greek and Roman literature, the classical languages, and the prose fiction of Kazuo Ishiguro. His research focuses on the reception […]
Robin Anne Reid, Ph.D., is a Professor in the Department of Literature and Languages at Texas A&M University-Commerce. Her teaching areas are creative writing, critical theory and marginalized literatures. She teaches graduate and undergraduate creative writing courses in fiction, undergraduate courses in technical writing, women writers and popular culture, and graduate courses in stylistics, gender theory and […]
Library Team Lead
As the Library Team Lead, Sandra coordinates the development of Signum’s library so that it can support all students and faculty in their studies, regardless of geographical location. She is passionate about the teaching of information skills and answering questions. She also maintains the library pages on the university’s digital campus.
Board Member: Elected Faculty Member; Preceptor
Sara is a Preceptor within the Language and Literature faculty. She is also Elected Faculty Member on the Board.
Board Member: Elected Staff Member; Digital Media Co-ordinator
Sarah spends her evenings working towards her MA at Signum University, as well as fulfilling the roles of Board Member (Working Team Member) Digital Media Co-ordinator for Signum/Mythgard. As co-ordinator, she ensures that all video media is created, edited, and published efficiently and to a high standard of quality.
Doorward; Student Support
Sharon is the Doorward for Signum and our Student Support guru. If you need an answer or want to make sure something gets done, she's the one to contact.
Chair of the Department of Language & Literature
Sørina Higgins is Chair of the Literature & Language Department at Signum University. She also serves as Thesis Coordinator and Host of the Signum Symposia.