Bachelor, Portland State University, 1981. Master of Arts, University Washington, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, University Washington, 1987.
Professor, associate professor English department. Assistant professor, English department Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, since 1988.
(Book by Matson, Suzanne)
Member Associated Writing Programs, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association New England.
Married Joseph Gerard Donnellan, June 15, 1991.