Jeffrey Jackson, PhD

Assistant Professor

Graduate Faculty

Department Advising Coordinator

PhD, Rice University

MA, Portland State University

BA, Linfield College

Office: Wilson Annex, Room 507

Phone: 732-263-5407


Fall 2014 Office Hours:
Tuesday, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; and Wednesday, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Fall 2014 Courses:

EN 226 - Introduction to Literary Studies for English Majors

EN 502 - Seminar: Literary Research

Regularly Taught Courses:

EN 101 - College Composition I

EN 227 - Foundations of British Literature

Research Interests:

British Romanticism, the nineteenth-century British novel, book history, print culture, film/literature adaptations.

Selected Works:

Scholarly Articles:

“The Once and Future Sword: Excalibur and the Poetics of Imperial Heroism in Idylls of the King.” Victorian Poetry 46:2 (Summer 2008): 207–29.

“Elizabeth Gaskell and the Dangerous Edge of Things: Epigraphs in North and South and Victorian Publishing Practices.” Pacific Coast Philology 40:2 (2005): 56–72.