Bachelor in English, Cambridge University, England, 1992. Master of Philosophy in English, Cambridge University, England, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy in English, University London, 1997.
Senior library assistant Queens College, Cambridge, 1993—1994. Library associate Hill Memorial Library. Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1995—1997.
Cataloguing assistant Stillwater Public Library., Oklahoma, 1998. Teacher Grace Christian School, Louisville, 1999—2005. Lecturer in English Mississippi State University, Starkville, since 2005.
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Member of History Novel Society (book reviewer since 2006), Order of Daughters of King.
Married Edward Tauscher Dobson, July 16, 1994. Children: Magdalen Ruth Cook Dobson, Beatrice Rose Cook Dobson.