Faculty & Staff

Cynthia Scheinberg Cynthia Scheinberg
Professor, English

At Mills since 1992

Office: Mills Hall 310
Phone: 510.430.2217
Email: cyns@mills.edu
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Faculty Office Hours, Fall 2017
Days Time Room
and by appointment
MH 310
Spring 2018 Schedule
Days Time Description Room
M 02:30PM-03:45PM ENG 001
Rhetoric and Composition
STR 006
W 02:30PM-03:45PM ENG 001
Rhetoric and Composition
STR 006


  • 1992 PhD in English, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
  • 1985 BA Magna Cum Laude, Harvard-Radcliffe College
Courses Taught
  • ENG 66: Survey of British Literature
  • ENG 74/174: The Bible as Literature
  • ENG 171: Social Action and the Academic Essay
  • ENG 176/276: The Victorian Period: Prose, Poetry, and Drama
  • ENG 183/283: Advanced Seminar: Victorian Women Poets
  • ENG 183/283: Advanced Seminar: Elizabeth Barrett Browning, George Eliot
  • ENG 183/283: Advanced Seminar: Jewish and Christian Literary Relations in England, 1500-1900
  • ENG 188/288: The 19th Century British Novel
  • ENG 272: Theories and Strategies of Teaching Writing
Professional Interests

Victorian Literature, emphasis poetry, Anglo-Jewish literature and history, women's studies, religion and literature, feminist theory, genre studies, cinema studies, composition and pedagogy, community service/service learning curriculum development

Last Updated: 3/15/18