Lawrence Lorraine Mullen is a PhD student and TA in the English department. They received a B.A. in English with a concentration in Creative Writing from Temple University, graduating with Departmental Distinction. Additionally, they received an M.F.A. in Creative Writing with a concentration in Poetry from Arcadia University, graduating with Honors. While attending Arcadia, they were a Wertime Scholar, an Ellington Beavers Award for Intellectual Inquiry awardee, and a Graduate Writing Center Tutor. Their current research is focused on 19th century American gothic literature and contemporary horror films and television shows. Mullen is the Graduate Student Employees Union (GSEU) elected President.