Sherida Yoder, Ph.D.
Dr. Yoder has worked at Felician College for more than twenty-seven years. She grew up in Paterson, New Jersey, and graduated from Eastside High School. After earning a degree in zoology, she studied developmental embryology at Temple University and at Woods Hole Marine Biology Labs in Massachusetts. Subsequently, she studied English literature at Rutgers. Her poetry has earned several awards and is published in various literary journals.
Field of Interest
My specialties are Victorian and Seventeenth Century literature, modern and contemporary literature, biography/autobiography and personal nonfictional prose, women’s literature, and creative writing.
Courses Taught at Felician University
ENG 001/002 Developmental English I and II
ENG 101 Writing the College Essay
ENG 102 Introduction to the Study of Literature
ENG 109 Crafting a Life
ENG 210 History of the Novel
ENG 212 Creative Writing
ENG 220 Seventeenth Century Literature
ENG 300 Medieval Literature
ENG 345 Victorian Literature
ENG 371 Autobiography
ENG 375 Twentieth Century Poetry
ENG 380 Postmodern/ Contemporary Literature
ENG 385 Women in Literature
ENG 400 Independent Study
ENG 452 English Internship
ENG 490 Senior Research in English
CO 375 Journey to Selfhood,