Dr. Jo Van Arkel
Chair of English Department
Professor of English
Director of the Writing Center
Office: (417) 873-7273

Dr. Peter Meidlinger

Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs - Undergraduate Studies
Professor of English

Office: Burnham Hall 200
Phone: (417) 873-7469

Peter Meidlinger completed his M.A. and Ph.D. at the University of Iowa and has been teaching at Drury since 1992. He has published essays and presented papers on Shakespeare's drama, English Renaissance poetry, and the relationship between literature and ethics. In addition to directing the Writing Center, Meidlinger teaches courses in linguistics, British Literature, and Alpha Seminar.

B.A., University of Iowa, 1981
M.A., University of Iowa, 1985
Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1994

Drury University faculty member since 1992
Professor since 2009