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Ryan Marnane

Associate Fellow with the University's Center for Teaching Excellence and Lecturer with the Department of English and Cultural Studies, Ryan Marnane received his Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Humanities from Salve Regina University in 2018. His research and teaching interests remain interdisciplinary, drawing on literary studies, philosophy of technology, the environmental humanities, and the scholarship of teaching and learning. His current research explores inclusive assessment and grading practice, ecopedagogy, electronic narratives, and the business person/a in contemporary literature. In addition to his research and teaching, Marnane organizes and facilitates various Faculty Learning Communities, co-advises the University chapter of Delta Alpha Pi (International Honors Society for Students with Disabilities), and remains active in fostering inclusive teaching and learning across campus. He enjoys a game of ping-pong, prefers trains over planes, and is learning how to read music and play the piano.

Ph D, Salve Regina University

MA, Salve Regina University

BA, Providence College

Marnane, R., From Paratext to Text, Scholar to Ragpicker: Inverted Criticism and the Heidi B. Morton Archive, Punctum Books Press, 2020.

Marnane, R., The Environmental Humanities: A Critical Introduction, Humanities and Technology Review, 2019.

Marnane, R., From Print to 360-Degree Immersive: On Introducing Literary Journalism Across Mediums, Literary Journalism Studies, 2019.

Excellence in Teaching Award, 2022

Faculty Merit Award, 2022

Mini-Grant for Inclusive Excellence, 2021

Faculty Fellowship, Center for Teaching Excellence, 2021

Diversity and Inclusion Grant, 2020

Faculty Innovation Grant, 2019

interdisciplinary literary studies, general education, environmental humanities. electronic and experimental narratives

scholarship of teaching and learning, faculty development, critical pedagogy, multi-media narratives, the business person/a in contemporary literature

The International Teaching Learning Cooperative Network (ITLC)

The Professional and Organizational Development (POD) Network in Higher Education

Modern Language Association (MLA)

International Association for Literary Journalism Studies (IALJS)

Humanities and Technology Association (HTA)

Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE)