|Title||William Peterfield Trent Professor of English|
|Phone||+1 212 854 5121|
|Address||602 Philosophy Hall
Mail Code: 4927
508A Philosophy Hall
Marianne Hirsch is William Peterfield Trent Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University and Professor in the Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality. She is immediate past president of the Modern Language Association of America. She was born in Romania, and educated at Brown University where she received her BA/MA and Ph.D. degrees. Before moving to Columbia, she taught at Dartmouth College.