Washburn University, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor, 1974 - present.
University of Memphis, Instructor, 1968-1971.
The Hutchison School (private, college-preparatory), Memphis, TN, English instructor, 1966-1968.
Received the Ned Fleming "Excellence in Teaching Award" in 2006
Co-editor, with Howard Faulkner, of The Selected Correspondence of Karl A. Mennninger 1919-1945 (Yale UP); The Selected Corespondence of Karl A. Menninger 1919-1945 (reprinted, U. of Missouri Press) The Selected Correspondece of Karl A. Menninger 1946-1965 (University of Missouri Press); Dear Dr. Menninger: Women's Voices from the Thirties (University of Missouri Press); For Dear Life and Selected Short Stories of Belinda Jelliffe (University of MIssouri Press)
I've published essays on W.B. Yeats, Doris Lessing, and Alice Munro in the following journals, among others: American Imago (3 essays), Colby LIbrary Quarterly (2 essays), Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic (2 essays), ELH (Johns Hopkins UP), Psychoanalytic Review, Women's Studies, The Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry