Jeffrey P. Beck, Ph.D.

Jeffrey P. Beck
Director, School of Humanities
Professor of English, School of Humanities
Biography

I have worked as a Professor of English for over twenty, and for over ten years worked as an administrator at East Tennessee State University and at Kean University in Union, N.J. As a literary historian, I have published works in English Renaissance literature (including a book about the poet George Herbert and his family, "Writing the Flesh: The Herbert Family Dialogue" (Duquesne UP, 1999), as well as works about baseball history, including "The American Indian Integration of Baseball" (University of Nebraska Press, 2006, 2009).

Education

Ph.D. English Literature, Indiana University-Bloomington

M.A. English Literature, Indiana University-Bloomington

B.A. English, University of Iowa