Dr. Timothy Nixon currently holds the position of Assistant Professor in the Department of English and Modern Languages. He teaches courses in American and world literature and writing. Dr. Nixon
received a Ph.D. in English from The George Washington University in Washington, DC, and an M.A. from The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia. He has published essays on
the works of Walker Percy, Kate Chopin, Eudora Welty, and Herman
Melville and has contributed entries to encyclopedias of African-American and Hispanic literatures. He has presented at quite a few national and international conferences.
Currently Dr. Nixon is involved in a book-length project editing and
translating selected short works by German-American author Klaus Mann.