Michael Clune
Michael Clune, of the Department of English

English department’s Michael W. Clune writes about a scary incident early in his career

Michael W. Clune, the Samuel B. and Virginia C. Knight Professor of Humanities in the Department of English, reflected on interviewing for a job at another institution early in his career.

He described his experience doing so amid concerns for his career prospects—and threats from a friend who was struggling with addiction and personal challenges.

Clune’s piece, titled “The Campus Job Talk from Hell,” appeared in The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Read the piece.