English Department

Department Chair: Marcel Burch 860-215-9410 Email

The English Department at Three Rivers provides courses designed for students to improve on their reading and writing in order to be more successful in their academic career. English courses range from developmental to the higher level, literature and writing courses. Also included in the English Department are courses in Communications.


Full Time Faculty

Todd Barry, Full-Time Lecturer of English. B.A., Princeton University; J.D., University of Connecticut; Ph.D. candidate, University of Connecticut.
Office: C-272 Phone: 860-215-9406 Email:

Marcel Burch, Department Chair - Associate Professor of English. M.A. English. Southern Connecticut State University; B.A., English, Eastern Connecticut State University.
Office: C-256 Phone: 860-215-9410; Email:

Frederick Knowles, Assistant Professor of English; M.A. English, Southern Connecticut State University; B.A. Sociology, Eastern Connecticut State University.
Office: C-120; Phone: 860-215-9445; Email:

Jennifer Long, Professor of English. M.Ed., Millersville University: B.A., Northeastern University.
Office: C-252; Phone 860-215-9450; Email:

Joseph Selvaggio, Assistant Professor of English, M.A., Southern Connecticut State University; B.A. Rutgers University.
Office: C-268 Phone: 860-215-9471; Email:

Michael Stutz, Assistant Professor of Communications, M.A., B.A., University of South Carolina.
Office C-112; Phone: 860-215-9479; Email:

Susan Topping, Professor of English. M.A., Rutgers SUNJ; B.A., Hunter College-City University of New York. Office: C-254; Phone 860-215-9481; Email


updated 6/16/15