Department of English
Wichita State University
1845 Fairmount, Box 14
Wichita, KS 67260-0014
620 Lindquist Hall
Monday through Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Department and Program Administrators
If you have questions about degree programs or enrollment, please don't hesitate to contact us.
Department Chair: Mary Waters, Ph.D.
Director of Creative Writing: Sam Taylor, MFA
Director of the Writing Program: Darren DeFrain, Ph.D.
Assistant of the Writing Program: Mary Sherman, MA
ESL & Basic Skills Coordinator: Melinda DeFrain, MA, MFA
Graduate Studies Coordinator: Rebeccah Bechtold, Ph.D.
Undergraduate Studies Coordinator: Fran Connor, Ph. D.
English Education Coordinator: Fran Connor, Ph. D.
Writing Center Coordinator: Kerry Jones, MFA