Primary Navigation
  • About
  • Academics
  • Continuing Education
  • Admission
  • Student Life
  • Student Services
  • Library
  • News and Events
  • Giving
Faculty Biography - Madhuri Deshmukh

Faculty Biography - Madhuri Deshmukh

Madhuri Deshmukh

Professor of English

B.A. Loyola University of Chicago
M.A. Loyola University of Chicago
Ph.D. Loyola University of Chicago

847.376.7032
mdeshmuk@oakton.edu
Room 2807 Des Plaines


Personal Statement

Madhuri Deshmukh holds a PhD in English from Loyola University and is currently researching the devotional poems and songs of medieval women in India.

Last year she was the co-leader of a Fulbright-Hays Group Study Abroad. The participants spent over five weeks in India studying Gandhi and Globalization. She is pictured above with Vandana Shiva, one of the activists and intellectuals with whom the participants met.


Alumni Profile

preview image
As a student, Jake Harris cofounded Students for Social Justice and lobbied to bring fair trade coffee to Oakton’s cafeterias.

 

IMPORTANT DATES


July 24
Incomplete (I) grades from spring 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.*

July 31
Classes end.

August 4
Faculty grading due.

August 4
Second summer interim classes begin.

August 18
Faculty return for fall 2014 semester.

August 22
Second summer interim classes end.

August 25
Fall 2014 semester classes begin.

August 28
Second summer interim faculty grading due.

September 1
Labor Day holiday. College closed.

September 21
Last day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

Full Academic Calendar