Jordan Carroll


(813) 257-3513



401 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33606

Building Location

SFB 254

Meet Jordan Carroll

Professor of Instruction I, English and Writing

Education: 2005 University of Louisville, B.A.
2008 Miami University of Ohio, M.A.
2016 University of California, Davis, Ph.D.

Courses Taught:

Writing and Inquiry
Writing and Research
Special Topics in Literature: "Horror"

Career Specialties: Jordan S. Carroll’s research explores the intersections of labor, literature and media in American culture after 1900. His work analyzes the interpretive practices of white-collar workers ranging from mid-century Madison Avenue market researchers to contemporary tech geeks.

Professional and Community Activities:

“Geek Temporalities and the Spirit of Capital,” Post-45: Peer Reviewed, no. 3, August 2019.

“White-Collar Masochism: Grove Press and the Death of the Managerial Subject.” Twentieth-Century Literature, vol. 64, no. 1, March 2018, pp. 1-24.

“Reading Playboy for the Science Fiction.” American Literature, vol. 87, no. 2, 2015, pp. 331-58.

“The Aesthetics of Risk in Dawn of the Dead and 28 Days Later.” Journal of the Fantastic in the Arts, vol. 23, no. 1, 2012, pp. 40-59.

Honors and Awards: First Book Institute. The Center for American Literary Studies, Pennsylvania State University, 2018
David G. Hartwell Emerging Scholar Award. The International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts, 2016