Michael  Flaherty 
English Department
(708) 456-0300, Ext.3250


2000: Ph.D., English, Northern Illinois University 1993: MA, Literature and the Arts, Hamline University


Dr. Michael Flaherty began teaching English in 1994. He earned his Ph.D. in English from Northern Illinois University in May, 2000; he began teaching full-time at Triton College that fall. In addition to composition, he teaches Shakespeare, general drama and fiction courses, and Scholars Seminars which examine literature through Psychology, History, and Philosophy. He has been Chair of Triton’s Department of English and Coordinator of the Scholars Program since 2006. He has been President of the Academic Senate since 2010.