Villanova’s more than 500 world-class faculty members are distinguished scholars and active members in their respective fields. They engage in cutting-edge research projects, make important breakthroughs in their various disciplines, write books, win industry awards, secure grants, and advise outside organizations. The knowledge and experience faculty members gain, along with the achievements they make outside the classroom, elevates their expertise and the overall quality of education that Villanova students receive.
For many, the summer months offer much-needed time for rest and relaxation. While some will attend summer concerts or take exotic vacations, others will find pleasure in catching up on their reading. The unexpected discovery and highly anticipated release of Harper Lee’s “Go Set a Watchman” has many literature enthusiasts rushing to purchase the newly published novel. Faculty experts in Villanova’s Department of English are available to discuss “Go Set a Watchman,” the impact the book will have on literary history, and to recommend additional summer reading titles.