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Dr. Jay Ruud

Department Chair and Professor of English

jruud@uca.edu

Irby 317I

(501) 450-3674

Jay Ruud teaches courses in literature and linguistics in the University of Central Arkansas' English Department. He received his Ph.D. in medieval literature from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 1981, and taught at Northern State University for eighteen years before coming to UCA. He also serves as Chair of the department. He has published a number of scholarly works, especially on Chaucer and on the medieval mystic Julian of Norwich, first woman writer in the English language. He has also directed a number of teacher institutes, two of which (one on the Canterbury Tales and one on Literature of the Plains Indians) were supported by funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

For more information about Dr. Ruud, please see his curriculum vitae.

 

Education

Ph.D., English, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1981
M.A., English, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1974
B.A., English, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee-Parkside, 1972

 

Spring 2014 Office Hours

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
 9:00-12:00  10:45-12:00  9:00-12:00  10:45-12:00  9:00-12:00

Also available by appointment.

Spring 2014 Class Schedule

4340/5340 Chaucer 27452/27439 TR 9:25-10:40 Irby 312 Syllabus


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