Andrew Ehrgood

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Lecturer in English, Course Director English 121 [On Leave 24-25]

J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 1997
M.Phil., East Asian Languages and Literatures, Yale University, 1993
B.A., French, Cum Laude, Yale University, 1985


Andrew Ehrgood teaches expository writing in the English Department. A former trusts and estates lawyer, Andrew also teaches an undergraduate introduction to legal reasoning and writing. Before teaching in the English Department, Andrew taught Japanese in the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures. In 2018, he received the Brodhead Prize for Teaching Excellence.


Undergraduate: Reading and Writing the Modern Essay; Thinking and Writing about the Law