Elaine Andrews

Assistant Director, Academic Affairs
SHARC Coordinator
Assistant Teaching Professor, English
Office Phone: 724-983-2827
Office Location: 205 Sharon Hall
Mailing Address:
147 Shenango Avenue
Sharon, PA 16146

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Elaine Arvan Andrews is the Assistant Director of Academic Affairs and Instructor in English at Penn State University, Shenango Campus, in Sharon, Pennsylvania, where she has taught since 2009. She is also the Coordinator of the Penn State Shenango Academic Resource Center. She served as an elected member on the Board of Directors for the College English Association from 2013-2016.  As a board member, she chaired the Graduate Student Concerns Committee and coordinated the Graduate Essay competition for two years. She has taught numerous courses at Penn State Shenango, including Alternative Voices in American Literature, Women Writers, Reading Fiction, and Rhetoric and Composition. She has published scholarly and creative writing on a variety of subjects, including Charlotte Brontë. She enjoys collaging as a hobby, and her artwork has appeared in local and regional juried exhibitions.  

Research Interests
Nineteenth-Century British Literature
Charlotte Brontë
Women Writers
Visual Culture