John E. Sigel, Ph. D.

Brief CV


Dr. John Sigel was born in NYC, considers Chicago his home, and has his Ph.D. in English from Binghamton University (NY). His dissertation was on Charlotte Bronte. He has over 30 years teaching experience: English literature and composition, including 18 years at Shimer College Chicago teaching their Great Books program. He also has 5 years experience as a major gifts fundraiser. Here at the University of Augsburg he has taught English Composition and American Cultural Studies, and will teach Shakespeare’s Comedies this coming Winter Term. He is also a member of the Anglisten Theatre.




Courses taught in the program

  • English Idioms in Classroom Use

  • Advanced Classroom Discussion in English

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