Faculty & Staff

Leigh Burrill


Leigh Burrill

English

English Instructor

(408) 741-4054

leigh.burrill@westvalley.edu

LA/SS 3C

Courses Taught

ENGL 1A: English Composition

ENGL 1B: Critical Thinking through Literature

ENGL 1C: Clear Thinking and Writing

ENGL 7A: American Literature

ENGL 7B: American Literature 2

ENGL 41: Literature and Film

ENGL 43: Classical Mythology

ENGL 46: Contemporary American Multicultural Literature

ENGL 47: Introduction to Poetry

ENGL 49: Modern Fiction

ENGL 905: English Fundamentals – A Preparatory Course

WGQS 1: Introduction to Women's Studies

WGQS 2: Women in the Arts: Multicultural Perspectives

WGQS 3: Introduction to Gender Studies

Academic Service

Faculty Lead for Student Equity

Women, Gender, and Queer Studies Program Chair

Social Justice Studies Coordinator

F-word Global Gender Symposium Coordinator

Language Arts Division Chair (2012-2018)

English Department Chair (2008-2012)

Puente Program Co-Coordinator (2005-2008)

English 905 Committee

Literature Committee

Minority Advocacy Committee

GSA & EMPOWER Women's Studies Club Faculty Adviser

Education

M.A., English Literature Certificate in Teaching of Composition, San Francisco State University

san francisco state u

Post-Graduate coursework in Doctoral Program in Literature, UC Santa Cruz

B.A., Philosophy and Women's Studies, University of California Los Angeles

ucla dodd hall

Undergraduate course work at Harvard University
last published: 7/17/18