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Linda Troost, Ph.D., Professor of English

Washington & Jefferson College, Washington, Pennsylvania USA

Coordinator, undergraduate professional writing program, 2015--

Chair, English department, 2005-14, 2018--

President, East-Central American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, 2010

Regional coordinator, Western Pennsylvania branch of the Jane Austen Society of North America, 1998-2008

Secretary-treasurer, Council of Editors of Learned Journals, 2003-06

Visiting fellow, Chawton House Library, Chawton, England, 2015-16

Visiting research fellow, Institute of English Studies, University of London, 2007-08, 2000-01

Editor, Eighteenth-Century Women (for AMS Press), six volumes, 2001-11.

Editor, Topic: A Journal of the Liberal Arts (for W&J), vol. 59 in print.

Office Phone: 724-223-6144
Email: ltroost at washjeff.edu
Twitter: @LVTroost

Read "The Undead Eighteenth Century"
(about Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, Jane Austen, giant squid, and Icelandic sagas)
From The East Central Intelligencer, March 2011

Select publications listed in ORCID

Useful link for undergraduates
Applying to Graduate School in English 

Useful links for academics
Notes toward running a regional conference on campus
How to keep your scholarly life going after graduate school

My current cv