Assistant Lecturer of English
Ph.D. Candidate (English Language & Literature) – University of Waterloo
M.A. (Liberal Studies) – University of Michigan (Rackham Graduate School)
B.A. (English & History) – University of Michigan (Flint)
Office: EL 008 E
Meghan K. Riley teaches a variety of courses for the Academy, including American Literature, World Literature, and Junior and Senior Colloquium. Previously, Meghan taught English at Dorchester School District 2 in South Carolina, and English Language and Literature and Communication Arts courses at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada. Meghan earned secondary teaching certification in English and History at the University of Michigan-Flint and a Master of Arts in Liberal Studies through the University of Michigan Rackham Graduate School. Meghan is also a PhD Candidate in English Language and Literature at the University of Waterloo. She has published an article on the ethics of consent in Octavia E. Butler’s Lilith’s Brood and Fledgling, and is currently working on a study of the tensions between hybridity and essentialism in speculative fiction tropes.