Michael Shelichach

Term Lecturer in First-Year Writing


English, First Year Foundation


231 LeFrak Center
MW 12-1pm; 3-4pm & by appt.


Michael Shelichach has been teaching courses in first-year writing and British and world literature since 2012. Before coming to Barnard, he taught at Queens College, Yeshiva University, Marymount Manhattan College, and Lehman College, where he also served as a Writing Across the Curriculum Fellow. He holds a Ph.D. in English from The CUNY Graduate Center and B.A. in English from The College of New Jersey. His interests include Victorian and Modernist literature, cultural and narrative theory, and ecocriticism.

  • 2021 Ph.D., English, The CUNY Graduate Center New York, NY
  • 2006 B.A., English, The College of New Jersey Ewing, NJ

  • Victorian and Modernist literature
  • Cultural and Narrative theory
  • Ecocriticism