Graham Foust

Graham Foust

Professor; Director of Undergraduate Studies

Associate Chair

What I do

I teach in the undergraduate and graduate programs in the Department of English and Literary Arts.


Poetry, poetics, literary theory

Professional Biography

Visit my Portfolio site to learn more about my work:


  • Ph.D., English, University at Buffalo, 2002
  • MFA, Creative Writing, George Mason University, 1996
  • BA, English and Creative Writing, Beloit College, 1992

Licensure / Accreditations

  • Licensed to Ill


  • Shortlist: National Translation Award, American Literary Translators Association
  • Finalist: Believer Poetry Award, The Believer magazine
  • Wallace Foundation Grant , Millay Colony for the Arts