Birth: 17 September 1946 (Dublin, Ireland)
Marriage: 10 November 1972 (Sheila C. Dietrich)
Position: Associate Professor, English and Comparative Literature, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: (206) 685-2702; 543-2690.
St. Columban's Seminary College, 1964-66.
B.A., College of St. Thomas, 1967-68.
M.A., Cornell University, 1972.
Ph.D., Cornell University, 1973 (dissertation: "The Tropological Context of the Easter Awakening: Piers Plowman B, Passus 16-20"; dir. Robert E. Kaske).
Teaching Assistant, Cornell University, 1970-71.
Assistant Professor, University of Washington, 1973-80.
Associate Professor, University of Washington, 1980-2011.
Professor, Departments of English and Comparative Literature, University of Washington, 2011--.