Seth Umbaugh

Position title: Teaching Faculty II (Writing Center), Associate Director of Madison Writing Assistance

Pronouns: he/him/his


Helen C. White Hall, Rm. 6163

Year Admitted: 2016


Seth is Teaching Faculty in the Writing Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a PhD candidate in Literary Studies. His dissertation explores strategies for representing interracial solidarity in US proletarian novels of the 1930s.


American Proletarian Literature, Race, Adult Education and Community Development

Degree and Institution

BA, Indiana University South Bend
MA, University of Wisconsin – Madison
PhD (expected 2024), University of Wisconsin – Madison