Our coordinator, Jeanie Laubenthal, is happy to answer any questions you might have about the program, help arrange a campus or classroom visit, assist with applying, or put you in touch with faculty or students who share your interests.

Contact her at 734.763.6643 or laubenth@umich.edu. Several graduate students serve as program ambassadors and are also ready to answer any questions you might have.

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Jeanie Laubenthal

734.763.6643 | laubenth@umich.edu | School of Education Building, 4204-B

Program Coordinator

Jeanie provides strategic direction, management, and support for the Joint Ph.D. Program in English and Education program and its faculty and students with the goal of recruiting, retention, and supporting scholars and teachers for successful post-graduate work within and outside the academy. Function as liaison to the  English Department, Rackham Graduate School, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, School of Education and other administrative offices at the University of Michigan.