Elizabeth Barnett

Elizabeth Barnett
Associate Professor of English
College of Arts and Sciences
Arrupe Hall 331

Additional Positions 

Faculty Editor, Rockhurst Review
Chair, Rockhurst University Press Editorial Board


Ph.D. English, Vanderbilt University
M.F.A. Creative Writing, New York University
B.A. English, Spanish, University of Texas at Austin

Professional Licensures and Certifications 

Rockhurst Online Instructor Certification, Rockhurst University - 2020


Elizabeth Barnett, Ph.D., holds an MFA in poetry from New York University and a Ph.D. in American literature from Vanderbilt. Her poetry has appeared in Gulf Coast, Ninth Letter, Poetry Northwest, and the Mid-American Review among other nationally distributed journals. Her literary criticism has appeared in Modernism/modernity. Barnett directs the Midwest Poets Series and is the faculty editor of the Rockhurst Review and Rockhurst Reader.