Dr. Thomas Lilly


Dr. Thomas Lilly

Professor of English, Assistant Provost for Academic Assessment and Accreditation

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Dr. Lilly is assistant provost for academic assessment and accreditation, and professor of English. He received his Ph.D. from Emory University in 2003. Before coming to GGC, he taught expository writing, introduction to literature, and American literature at Emory and Georgia Tech. He is interested in the reception of 19th century American periodical literature, American realism, and transatlanticism.


  • Doctorate – English – Emory University
  • Master’s – English – College of William and Mary
  • Bachelor’s – English – University of Chicago