Office Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Office Location: Room B 147
Main Line: (773) 442-6030
Department Email: ndp@neiu.edu

(773) 442-6030
Timothy Barnett
Timothy
P.
Barnett
Professor; Interim Director, Non-Traditional Degree Program
English
College of Arts and Sciences
(773) 442-6030
Expertise
Composition history and pedagogy, critical literacy, LGBTQ literature and theory
Courses Taught
ENGL 101 Writing I
ENGL 102 Writing II
ENGL 200 Writing in Context
ENGL 202 World of Drama
ENGL 203 World of Fiction
ENGL 210 WIP: Methods for English Majors
ENGL 335 Written Communication for Business
ENGL 375 The Essentials of Tutoring Writing
ENGL 376 Advanced Composition
ENGL 377 Argumentative Prose
ENGL 433 Seminar in Composition Theory
ENGL 434 Seminar in Basic Writing
WGS 210 Into to LGBTQ Studies
WGS 360 Queer Theory
Research Interests
History of Composition, Composition Pedagogy, Critical Literacy, LGBTQ Literature, Feminist and Queer Studies
Education

Ph.D.; M.A. English, The Ohio State University, 1997
B.A. English, University of Connecticut, 1986

Selected Publications

“’Love Letters:’ Narrating Critical Theory in the First-Year Writing Class.” Open Words 7.1 (Spring 2013): 21-40. Electronic.

“Politicizing the Personal: Frederick Douglass, Richard Writing, and Some Thoughts on the Limits of Critical Literacy.” College English 68.4 (March 2006): 356-81. Print.

Teaching Argument in the Composition Classroom: Background Readings. Bedford/St. Martin’s. 2002.

“Reading ‘Whiteness’ in English Studies.” College English 63.1 (September 2000). 9-37. Print.

Background

Native of Stamford, CT. Father of one son, Tyler Steinkamp.

Room LWH 2016 or B 147
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-6030
Office Hours
Fall 2021 Student Hours
5-6 p.m. Monday at El Centro
6-7 p.m. Tuesday at Main Campus
12-2 p.m. Thursday at Main Campus

Please email appointment requests and messages at least 24 hours in advance to t-barnett1@neiu.edu.
Main Campus
Kimya P. Barden
Kimya
P.
Barden
Associate Professor, Inner City Studies Education
Educational Inquiry and Curriculum Studies
College of Education
(773) 442-6185
Expertise
Culturally relevant clinical practices, Dual enrollment academic programs for African American youth, Racial socialization processes among African American youth
Courses Taught
ICSE 103: Introduction to Inner City Studies
ICSE 329C: Inner City Organization and Institutional Building
ICSE 432: Development of Inner City Children
ICSE 302: Inner City Community
Research Interests
Culturally relevant clinical practices, Dual enrollment academic programs for African American youth, Racial socialization processes among African American youth
Education

Loyola University Chicago School of Social Work, Ph.D. (2013)

University of Chicago's School of Social Service Administration, M.A. (2004)

Selected Exhibitions

African American Young Adult Racial Identity: the Implications of Community Based Violence; Black Women's Health Conference at Tulane University (June 2014)

Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies
Northeastern Illinois University
700 East Oakwood Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60653
United States

(773) 442-6185
Office Hours
Monday: 8:30-10 a.m.
Tuesday 8:30-10:25 a.m.
Wednesday 8:30-10 a.m.
Thursday 5-6:25 p.m
Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies
Main Campus
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Jennifer
Blair
Program Specialist
Nontraditional Degree Programs
Expertise
Comprehensive and holistic advising for adult students. Components of the advising process include a student-directed conversation around course selection and planning, time-to-degree, navigating the University, accessing resources, balancing work and life responsibilities, graduate school selection and application, and expectations around communication styles and modes within academia. Current research and creative interests include: writing, visual culture, contemporary poetry, semantics and semiotics.
Education

B.A. in English, Northern Illinois University

M.A. in English, Northern Illinois University

M.F.A. in Interdisciplinary Book & Paper Arts, Columbia College Chicago

M.A. in Linguistics, Northeastern Illinois University

Additional Information

To schedule an appointment, call (773) 442-6030.

B 147
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

Office Hours
Monday-Tuesday: 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Wednesday-Thursday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
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Jacqueline
Butler
Program Specialist
Nontraditional Degree Programs
Additional Information

To schedule an appointment, call (773) 442-6030.

Building B, Suite 147
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

Office Hours
Monday-Tuesday: 9:00am-5:00pm Wednesday-Thursday: 11:00am-7:00pm Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm
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Sean
Carey
Instructor
Nontraditional Degree Programs
Other Academic Areas
(773) 442-6030
Courses Taught
NDP 301 - Putting it All Together: Projects for Academic and Career Goals
NDP 310 - WIP: Diversity in the Workplace
Research Interests
Course Design
Sound Engineering
New Media Effects
Education

M.A. Communication, Media, and Theatre, Northeastern Illinois University (2019)

B.A. Interdisciplinary Studies, Northeastern Illinois University (2017)

A.F.A. Music Performance, Wilbur Wright College (2013)

Background

Sean is a lifelong Chicagoan and proud graduate of both City Colleges of Chicago and Northeastern Illinois University. In addition to teaching in the Nontraditional Degree Program at NEIU, Sean also has worked on several productions for NEIU's Stage Center Theatre. Further, he works at Wright College in Academic Support Services and in the Performing Arts Department, where he teaches the Fundamentals of Speech Communication.

(773) 442-6030
Office Hours
By appointment. Email s-carey3@neiu.edu.
Main Campus
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Maureen
Walsh
Office Support Specialist
Nontraditional Degree Programs

B 147
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

Office Hours
Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.