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Tim Gauthier, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Director, Multidisciplinary Studies and Social Science Studies


Currently Director of the Interdisciplinary Degree Programs at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), Professor Gauthier served as Associate Dean of University College from 2005 to 2008. His research focuses on contemporary fiction and spans post-colonial concerns and artistic reactions to social and personal trauma experiences. In addition to peer-reviewed publications, he is the author of a book entitled Narrative Desire and Historical Reparations – a study of A. S. Byatt, Ian McEwan, and Salman Rushdie, published by Routledge in 2006. He is currently at work on an upcoming book centered on literary representations and responses to 9/11 both at home and abroad.