Dr. Harbin is the director of the Writing Center and teaches in the English department. She received her Ph.D.from Vanderbilt University in nineteenth and twentieth-century British Literature. She enjoys teaching everything British from the Romantics to the Modernists, as well as literary criticism, composition in all its forms, and classes on literary dystopias. Her research interests are diverse, including popular culture and Writing Center theory and labor conditions. Her current research project is on New Women writers and the male writers they are responding to.