Alissa Surges

Continuing Lecturer
Alissa Surges

Contact Information


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


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 advisers. 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