Brian Brennan graduated from Swarthmore College in 1982 and received his Ph.D. from SUNY-Binghamton in 1994. He has held a variety of jobs in restaurants and bookstores, and has taught English and Writing in colleges and high schools. Since 1989 he has published a number of stories, poems, reviews, and essays. One of his poems, "On the Side of the Angels", was included in the anthology "An Introduction to the Prose Poem". Brian joined UCN in March of 2007 and became the DRE that June.