Link to USI Home Link to Department of English Home
Link to Liberal Arts Link 'for Students' Link 'for Prospective Students' Link 'for Friends & Alumni' Link 'for Faculty & Staff'
Thomas Rivers, D.A.

Degree Requirements
Course Descriptions
4-year English Course Rotation
Course Schedule
English Composition in the Core Curriculum
USI Bulletin

Student Opportunities
Facebook icon  English Majors @ USI
Medieval Studies Forum
Medieval Studies Society
RopeWalk Writers Retreat and Reading Series
Scholarships and Awards
Sigma Tau Delta
Southern Indiana Review
Student Writers Union
Travel Opportunities

Department Links
Creative Writing
English Teaching
Rhetoric and Writing

Contact Us
Faculty List

English Home

OC 3074 (Orr Center third floor)
Faculty Office Locations


Professor Rivers joined the faculty in 1968 after receiving his BA from St. Michaelís College in Winooski, Vermont and his MA from Southern Illinois University. In 1974 he received his doctorate at the University of Michigan. Currently he is a Professor of English and also serves as the Director of the Master of Arts in Liberal Studies program. His teaching areas are in the History of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism, as well as introductory courses in literature.

For over 35 years Dr. Rivers has directed the USI Sailing School which includes sailing for both credit and non-credit students. Courses are held in Summer I (two of them) and one in the Fall. 

USI Sailing School
USI Sailing School

Link to: Personal Website

Dr. Thomas Rivers



Email:  trivers