A graduate of Liberty University, Dr. Matthew Towles has taught English at Liberty since 2007. Before coming back to Liberty, Dr. Towles taught at every level, from elementary school through high school to college.



  • Ph.D. in English, University of Kentucky
  • M.A. in English, Longwood College
  • B.A. in English, Liberty University

Teaching and Research Interests

  • Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century American Literature
  • Faith and Literature
  • Regional Fiction
  • Composition/Rhetoric