Head of department

Mindy Butler

Melinda S. Butler EdD

  • Chair of the Department of Literacy, Language, and Culture
  • Assistant Professor of Literacy Education
  • Director of USM Summer Reading and Writing Workshop

Faculty

Paula Eppich Boyce M.Ed, CAS, MSLS

Adjunct Faculty
Part-time Literacy Instructor

Kathleen McGovern PhD

Assistant Professor of Literacy, Language, and Culture

John M. Oyerbides

Part-time Instructor

ELL Instructor

Nicole Siffrinn

Assistant Professor of Literacy, Language and Culture

Andrea Stairs Davenport

Andrea Stairs-Davenport

SHE|HER|HERS

  • Associate Dean of the School of Education and Human Development
  • Professor of Literacy, Language and Culture

Staff

Lindsey Vazquez

Lindsey Vazquez

  • Online Education Programs Coordinator