Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Indiana University

Mark Canada is Professor of English and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs at Indiana University Kokomo.

He is the author, co-author, or editor of four books, including the new textbook "Introduction to Information Literacy for Students" (Wiley, 2017), as well as "Literature and Journalism in Antebellum America: Thoreau, Stowe, and Their Contemporaries Respond to the Rise of the Commercial Press" (Palgrave Macmillan, 2011). His essays on Edgar Allan Poe, Thomas Wolfe, Benjamin Franklin, Rebecca Harding Davis, and other subjects have appeared in The Conversation, The Chronicle of Higher Education, American Literary Realism, Southern Cultures, Journalism History, New Directions for Teaching and Learning, The Academic Minute, Poe in Context, and other journals and books. His website on information literacy, detectingtruth.org, features podcasts on facts, interpretation, and the value of truth.

See www.markcanada.info for more information.


  • –present
    Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Indiana University


Phi Beta Kappa, University of North Carolina Board of Governors' Award for Excellence in Teaching