Associate Head and Associate Professor of English
405 Burrowes Building
Mailroom: 430 Burrowes Building
SPRING 2017:Monday 2:30-3:30
B.A. Washington College, Chestertown, MD
M.A. University of South Carolina
Ph.D. University of South Carolina
Bob Burkholder is a former president of the international Ralph Waldo Emerson society, and the editor or co-author of several books on Emerson and Melville. He founded the Penn State Adventure Literature Program in 2000 and has been teaching in that program since then, building it into a model for similar programs at other universities. Since 2009 he has served as the associate head of the English Department.