Faculty Profile

Jacqueline Foertsch

Jacqueline Foertsch

Title
Professor
Department
English
College
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

    

Education

PhD, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1998.
Major: dissertation: Enemies Within: The Cold War and AIDS Crisis as Postmodern "Plagues,"
MA, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, 1989.
BA, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, 1986.

Current Scheduled Teaching*

ENGL 4610.001, Children's and Young Adult Literature, Spring 2021
ENGL 3000.006, Introduction to Literary Analysis and Interpretation Skills, Spring 2021
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Fall 2020
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2020
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2020
ENGL 3000.001, Introduction to Literary Analysis and Interpretation Skills, Fall 2020 Syllabus
ENGL 3000.007, Introduction to Literary Analysis and Interpretation Skills, Fall 2020 Syllabus
ENGL 5800.001, Studies in Literary Genres, Fall 2020 Syllabus

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Previous Scheduled Teaching*

ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Spring 2020
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2020
ENGL 5760.001, Scholarly and Critical Writing, Spring 2020 Syllabus
ENGL 5760.601, Scholarly and Critical Writing, Spring 2020 Syllabus
ENGL 3924.001, Women's Literature, Spring 2020 Syllabus
WGST 3720.001, Women's Literature, Spring 2020 Syllabus
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Fall 2019
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2019
ENGL 4850.001, Literature in Context, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 3450.005, Short Story, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 3840.003, American Literature 1870 to the Present, Spring 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Spring 2019
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2019
ENGL 5560.001, Studies in the Teaching of Literature, Spring 2019 SPOT
ENGL 3840.001, American Literature 1870 to the Present, Fall 2018 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Fall 2018
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2018
ENGL 5900.717, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2018
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Spring 2018
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2018
ENGL 5530.001, Studies in American Literature and Culture, 1914 to the Present, Spring 2018 SPOT
ENGL 5530.601, Studies in American Literature and Culture, 1914 to the Present, Spring 2018 SPOT
ENGL 4845.001, Studies in Contemporary American Literature, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Fall 2017
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2017
ENGL 3000.002, Introduction to Literary Analysis and Interpretation Skills, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 4850.001, Literature in Context, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 6530.002, Seminar in American Literature and Culture, 1865 to the Present, Fall 2017 SPOT
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Spring 2017
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2017
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Fall 2016
ENGL 6944.717, Directed Research, Fall 2016
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2016
ENGL 3000.002, Introduction to Literary Analysis and Interpretation Skills, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 3450.003, Short Story, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Summer 5W1 2016
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Spring 2016
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2016
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Spring 2016
ENGL 5760.001, Scholarly and Critical Writing, Spring 2016 SPOT
ENGL 4845.001, Studies in Contemporary American Literature, Spring 2016 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 3840.003, American Literature 1870 to the Present, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2015
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Fall 2015
ENGL 4900.717, Special Problems, Fall 2015
ENGL 5530.001, Studies in American Literature and Culture, 1914 to the Present, Fall 2015 SPOT
ENGL 3830.003, American Literature to 1870, Spring 2015 Syllabus
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2015
ENGL 3924.001, Women's Literature, Spring 2015 Syllabus
WMST 3720.001, Women's Literature, Spring 2015 Syllabus
ENGL 4480.001, American Drama, Fall 2014 Syllabus
ENGL 4480.002, American Drama, Fall 2014 Syllabus
ENGL 3840.003, American Literature 1870 to the Present, Fall 2014 Syllabus
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2014
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2014
ENGL 4951.717, Honors College Capstone Thesis, Spring 2014
ENGL 6530.001, Seminar in American Literature and Culture, 1865 to the Present, Spring 2014
ENGL 3840.003, American Literature 1870 to the Present, Fall 2013 Syllabus
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Fall 2013
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2013
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Summer 5W2 2013
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Summer 10W 2013
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Spring 2013
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2013
ENGL 6530.001, Seminar in American Literature and Culture, 1865 to the Present, Spring 2013
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Fall 2012
ENGL 6944.717, Directed Research, Fall 2012
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2012
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Fall 2012
ENGL 3912.001, Topics in American Literature, Fall 2012 Syllabus
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Summer 5W2 2012
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Spring 2012
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2012
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Spring 2012
ENGL 5760.001, Scholarly and Critical Writing, Spring 2012
ENGL 6944.717, Directed Research, Fall 2011
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2011
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Fall 2011
ENGL 5530.001, Studies in American Literature and Culture, 1914 to the Present, Fall 2011
ENGL 5900.717, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2011
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Spring 2011
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2011
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Spring 2011
ENGL 3913.001, Topics in World Literature, Spring 2011 Syllabus
ENGL 4480.001, American Drama, Fall 2010 Syllabus
ENGL 6944.717, Directed Research, Fall 2010
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2010
ENGL 4150.001, Literary Criticism, Fall 2010
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Fall 2010
ENGL 6530.001, Seminar in American Literature, 1865 to the Present, Fall 2010
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Summer 5W1 2010
ENGL 3450.001, Short Story, Summer 3W1 2010
ENGL 5900.702, Special Problems, Summer 10W 2010
ENGL 5910.702, Special Problems, Summer 10W 2010
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2010
ENGL 3000.005, Introduction to Literary Analysis and Interpretation Skills, Spring 2010 Syllabus
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Spring 2010
ENGL 5900.717, Special Problems, Spring 2010
ENGL 3840.002, Studies in American Literature 1870 to the Present, Spring 2010 Syllabus
ENGL 6944.717, Directed Research, Fall 2009
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2009
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Summer 5W1 2009
ENGL 5900.702, Special Problems, Summer 10W 2009
ENGL 5900.717, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2009
ENGL 5910.702, Special Problems, Summer 10W 2009
ENGL 5910.717, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2009
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Spring 2009
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2009
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Spring 2009
ENGL 6900.717, Special Problems, Spring 2009
ENGL 3840.001, Studies in American Literature 1870 to the Present, Spring 2009
ENGL 6944.717, Directed Research, Fall 2008
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2008
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Fall 2008
ENGL 5760.001, Scholarly and Critical Writing, Fall 2008
ENGL 3913.001, Topics in World Literature, Fall 2008
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Summer 5W1 2008
ENGL 3450.001, Short Story, Summer 3W1 2008
ENGL 5900.701, Special Problems, Summer 10W 2008
ENGL 5910.701, Special Problems, Summer 10W 2008
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Spring 2008
ENGL 6944.717, Directed Research, Spring 2008
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2008
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Spring 2008
ENGL 5900.717, Special Problems, Spring 2008
ENGL 4800.001, Special Seminar in Literature or Language, Spring 2008
ENGL 5810.001, Studies in Literary Criticism, Spring 2008
ENGL 4480.002, American Drama, Fall 2007
ENGL 6944.717, Directed Research, Fall 2007
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2007
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Fall 2007
ENGL 5760.001, Scholarly and Critical Writing, Fall 2007
ENGL 3450.001, Short Story, Summer 3W1 2007
ENGL 5900.717, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2007
ENGL 5900.717, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2007
ENGL 4400.002, American Fiction, Spring 2007
ENGL 6941.717, Directed Research, Spring 2007
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2007
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Spring 2007
ENGL 6530.002, Seminar in American Literature, 1865 to the Present, Spring 2007
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2006
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Fall 2006
ENGL 5760.001, Scholarly and Critical Writing, Fall 2006
ENGL 5530.001, Studies in American Literature, 1914 to the Present, Fall 2006
ENGL 5950.717, Master's Thesis, Summer 5W2 2006
ENGL 5900.717, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2006
ENGL 5900.717, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2006
ENGL 6910.717, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2006
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2006
ENGL 6530.001, Seminar in American Literature, 1865 to the Present, Spring 2006
ENGL 4800.001, Special Seminar in Literature or Language, Spring 2006
ENGL 6950.717, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2005
ENGL 3000.004, Introduction to Literary Analysis and Interpretation Skills, Fall 2005
ENGL 6530.001, Seminar in American Literature, 1865 to the Present, Fall 2005
ENGL 5900.717, Special Problems, Fall 2005
ENGL 6944.717, Directed Research, Spring 2005
ENGL 3840.002, Studies in American Literature 1870 to the Present, Spring 2005
ENGL 5530.001, Studies in American Literature, 1914 to the Present, Spring 2005
ENGL 6944.717, Directed Research, Fall 2004
ENGL 5900.717, Special Problems, Fall 2004
ENGL 5530.001, Studies in American Literature, 1914 to the Present, Fall 2004
ENGL 3912.001, Topics in American Literature, Fall 2004

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

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Overall
Summative Rating
Challenge and
Engagement Index
Response Rate

out of 5

out of 7
%
of
students responded
  • Overall Summative Rating (median):
    This rating represents the combined responses of students to the four global summative items and is presented to provide an overall index of the class’s quality. Overall summative statements include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 5 = Excellent, 3 = Good, and 1= Very poor):
    • The course as a whole was
    • The course content was
    • The instructor’s contribution to the course was
    • The instructor’s effectiveness in teaching the subject matter was
  • Challenge and Engagement Index:
    This rating combines student responses to several SPOT items relating to how academically challenging students found the course to be and how engaged they were. Challenge and Engagement Index items include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 7 = Much higher, 4 = Average, and 1 = Much lower):
    • Do you expect your grade in this course to be
    • The intellectual challenge presented was
    • The amount of effort you put into this course was
    • The amount of effort to succeed in this course was
    • Your involvement in course (doing assignments, attending classes, etc.) was
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