Alissa Surges, M.A.

Alissa Surges


In addition to teaching undergraduate writing courses, Alissa Surges has taught in the Gender, Race, and Identity program and is one of the English Department's academic advisors. She has worked for three academic journals as a managing editor and copy editor and has edited and copy edited numerous monographs, academic articles and websites.

Research interests

  • Creative non-fiction
  • Gender studies
  • Middle East studies


  • M.A., Dartmouth College
  • B.A., University of California, Davis
  • Teaching Credential, California State University, Sacramento