Assistant Professor

Undergraduate Departments

  • English


  • Ph.D. in English, University at Albany, State University of New York
  • B.A. in English and textual studies, Syracuse University


A native of Brooklyn, New York, Dr. Turner teaches primarily sections of Introduction to Literature and upper-level literature courses. He specializes in African American Literature, Adaptation Studies, Film Studies and Narrative Theory.  "And the capital of Nebraska is Lincoln." (Film quote.  Guess the film.)


t: 215.489.2916
e: wilbert.turner@delval.edu

Office Hours

Miller Hall 301A
Hours posted on door, vary by semester