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Alvin P. Vos

Associate Professor; Collegiate Professor of Hinman College

English, General Literature and Rhetoric; Residential Life


  • PhD, MA, University of Chicago
  • AB, Calvin College

Research Interests

  • Renaissance Literature and Culture
  • Shakespeare
  • Colonial/Post-Colonial Studies
  • Student-Centered Pedagogies
  • Learning Communities


  • Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Faculty Service, 2006–2007
  • Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1974–1975