Assistant Professor of English and Director of the Writing Center
BA, Converse College
MA, Vanderbilt University
PhD, Vanderbilt University
Dr. Harbin is the director of the Writing Center and teaches in the English department. She received her PhD 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, Intro to Literary Types, and composition in all its forms. Her traditional scholarship has focused on motherhood and eugenics in new women novels. She has also recently been making public her secret love for popular culture, delivering papers on Joss Whedon’s Dollhouse, Lost, True Blood, Ender’s Game and The Hunger Games, and Sherlock.