Daniel Gunn

Professor Emeritus

Daniel Gunn has recently retired from full-time teaching at UMF, where he offered courses in the English novel, the eighteenth century, Shakespeare, James Joyce, and many other areas for forty years.  During his time at UMF, he also served as Faculty Senate Chair, Chair of the Humanities Division, Acting Dean of Arts and Sciences, and Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs.  He has published critical essays on Jane Austen, George Eliot, James Joyce, Samuel Richardson, Henry James, and other novelists in distinguished academic journals, including Narrative, Nineteenth-Century Literature, James Joyce Quarterlyand Eighteenth-Century Fiction. He has also published occasional essays in the Georgia Reviewthe Iowa Review, the Ohio Review and other magazines.  As Professor Emeritus, he teaches one course in Literary Analysis and Interpretation each year. 


  • 1980 PhD Boston College
  • 1974 BA College of the Holy Cross
Dan Gunn - HUMA