Amy Eggert

Amy Eggert


    Bradley Hall 387
    (309) 677-2448


Ph.D., English Studies, Illinois State University
M.A., English, Bradley University
B.A., Psychology, Bradley University


Dr. Eggert began teaching for Bradley in 2007. She received a Bachelor's degree in psychology and a Master's degree in English from Bradley University. She holds a Ph.D. in English Studies from Illinois State University with concentrations in trauma studies, creative writing, and composition instruction. Dr. Eggert is the author of Scattershot: Collected Fictions (Lit Fest Press 2015), a hybrid collection that redefines and re-envisions the trauma narrative. Recent publications can be found in Verse of Silence, Unlikely Stories, Cardinal Sins, Bluffs Literary Magazine, and Festival Writer.


Depending on the semester, Dr. Eggert's courses include

  • English 101 - First-year Composition
  • English 115 - Introduction to Literature
  • English 125 - Literatures of Identity
  • English 207 - Introduction to Creative Writing
  • English 300 - Advanced Composition
  • English 306 - Business Communication
  • English 690 - Internship in Literature
  • English 691 - Internship in Writing