John Murchek holds a B.A. from Trinity College in the University of Toronto, and A.M. and Ph.D. degrees in English from Brown University. He is the undergraduate academic advisor in the English Department. In that capacity, he advises undergraduate English majors on issues related to their coursework for the major, and works on the development of the English Department’s schedule of courses. He also teaches undergraduate courses for the English Department. His teaching interests include English Renaissance literature and culture, modern criticism and theory, and lyric poetry and poetic theory.

In the Fall 2019 semester, Dr. Murchek is available for undergraduate advising in TUR 4012E at the following times:
MT 9:30am-11:45am and 3:00pm-4:15pm
W 9:30am-12:30pm and 1:45pm-4:15pm
R 9:30am-12:30pm
F 9:30am-12:30pm and 1:15pm-4:15pm

Contact

  • Office: Turlington Hall 4012E
  • Voice: (352) 294-2877
  • Fax: (352) 392-0860
  • email: murchek@ufl.edu

Melissa Davis is the Department of English Administrative Assistant.

Contact

  • Office: Turlington Hall 4008E
  • Voice: (352) 294-2871
  • Fax: (352) 392-0860
  • email: madavis@.ufl.edu

Carla Blount is the Program Assistant to the Director of Graduate Student Teaching and the Directors of Creative Writing.

Contact

  • Office: Turlington Hall 4008
  • Voice: (352) 294-2872
  • Fax: (352) 392-0860
  • email: cblount@.ufl.edu