Louis Finkelman has taught Composition and World Masterpieces at Lawrence Technological University since Spring 2011. He earned a Ph. D. in Comparative Literature at City University of New York, writing his dissertation about the theme of Cain and Abel in the Romantic period in England and France. He earlier earned a BA in English from Yeshiva University in New York.
Off campus, he does research and writing for clients, and teaches Jewish studies. His hobbies include vegetable gardening, pickling produce, brewing mead and fermenting wine.