See below for a list of supporting faculty members within the English Department.

Edward Biglin  |  Scholarship  |  Service  

Education:

  • Ph.D. English, UC Berkeley, 1979
    Dissertation: The Rhythm of Eternity: Metaphor and Metaphysic in the Novels of D.H. Lawrence
  • M.A. English, UC Berkeley, 1969
  • B.A. Holy Cross College, 1967

Professional Experience:

  • Chief Technology Officer - Saint Mary's College of California (2003 - Present)
  • Writer - Michelin Travel publications (1989 - 1992)
  • Consultant - Educational Testing Service (1977 - 1997)
  • Staff Writer - U.S. Office of Economic Opportunity (1968 - 1968)

Teaching Experience:

  • Dean for Academic Development - saint mary's College of California (2002 - 2003)
  • Chair, Academic Senate - Saint Mary's College of California (1999 - 2000)
  • Chair, Department of English - Saint Mary's College of California (1990 - 1993)
  • Director, January Term - Saint Mary's College of California (1986 - 2001)
  • Director of Composition Program - Saint Mary's College of California (1983 - 1986)
  • Lecturer in English and Special Programs - UC berkeley (1979 - 1983)
  • Full Professor - Saint Mary's College of California (1979 - Present)
  • Teacher/Consultant - Bay Area Writing Project, UC Berkeley (1975 - 1975)
  • Instructor - Holy Names College (1973 - 1979)
  • Lecturer in English and Special Programs - UC berkeley (1971 - 1973)

Award:

  • Professor of the Year - Saint Mary's College of California (2000)

Fellowship:

  • Summer Fellow - bay Area Writing Project (1975)

Honors:

  • Chair, Academic Senate - Saint Mary's College of Califoria (1999)
  • English Conference Chairman - UC berkeley (1971)

Presentations:

Selected Presentations

  • Workload Rebalancing at St. Mary's. Biglin, Edward
    AAC&U Conference on Faculty Roles and Rewards
    (2001)
  • The Professor's Profession: What makes faculty work professional?. Biglin, Edward
    Professor-of-the-Year Address to the Faculty
    (2001)
  • Faculty Work as Professional Work. Biglin, Edward
    Keynote Address, The Woodrow Wilson Institute
    (2000)
  • Narrative and National Identity: Andre Brink's Imaginings of Sand. Biglin, Edward
    Northwest Conference on British Studies
    (1998)
  • Michael K and the Hammerman: The Ethics of Telling the Other. Biglin, Edward
    Northwest Conference on British Studies
    (1996)
  • Self-telling in the Fictiom of J.M. Coetzee.
    Northwest Conference on British Studies
    (1995)
  • The Many Stories of Michael K: The Struggle for Autonomy and Power in The Narrative of Identity. Biglin, Edward
    Ninth Annual Comparative Literature Symposium
    (1994)
  • Racism and the Narrative of Identity: Heart of Darkness and July's People. Biglin, Edward
    English colloquium
    (1993)
  • Charlie Marlow's Tale: The Discourse of Imperialism in the Narrative of Identity. Biglin, Edward
    Northwest Conference on British Studies
    (1993)
  • On the Academic Nature of a Catholic College--The Model of Desiderius Erasmus. Biglin, Edward
    LaSalle Colloquium
    (1989)

Publications:

  • Biglin, Edward. 2001. Workload Rebalancing and the Mission of St. Mary's College, The New Academic Compact: Re-visioning the Relationship between Faculty and Their Institutions, Association of New American Colleges Press
  • Biglin, Edward. 1994. Charlie Marlow's Tale: The Discourse of Imperialism in the Narrative of Identity, Northwest Conference on British Studies, vol. XXV
  • Biglin, Edward. 1993. A Brief History of California, Michelin Green Guide to California, Michelin Publications
  • Biglin, Edward. 1993. A Guide to the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Michelin Green Guide to California, Michelin Publications
  • Biglin, Edward. "Peas, Potatoes, and the Politics of Public College Tuition." Good News, Iss. Spring, 1983
  • Biglin, Edward. 1978. The Politics of Literacy: A Historical Essay, Good News, issue Spring-Summer
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