Alumni Profiles

Graduates of the Department of English pursue a wide variety of fields after Brandeis — our alumni are professors, professionals, and more. Below are profiles from our BA program alumni.
Elisa Albert

Author and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at Colombia University.

Attending Harvard Law School with the goal of becoming a public interest lawyer.

Peter Diamond

An English PhD student at the University of Pennsylvania.

Ben Fong
A PhD student in comparative literature at UC Davis.
Abigail Gardener

Content Marketing Specialist at a law firm in Manhattan.

Matan Gold
Works for local government in Portland, Oregon where he does community engagement for the Parks and Nature department.
Rebecca Kahn

Associate Regional Director of Jewish Enrichment for BBYO Ohio Northern Region.

Rachel Moore

Editorial assistant at Palgrave Macmillan.

Julia Tejblum
Faculty member in the Harvard Writing Program and the Writing Director for Humanities 10: A Humanities Colloquium.
Dan Truong
Assistant Director of Communications for an elected official at the Massachusetts State House.
Victoria Wiet
Lecturer at Harvard University.
Julie Zong
Associate in the San Francisco, California office of Jackson Lewis P.C.