- B.A., Concordia College
- M.A. and Ph.D., State University of New York - Binghamton
Literary Criticism, Comparative eighteenth- and nineteenth-century literature, Global and multicultural literature, Postcolonial Ecocriticism, Literature and Environment
Professor Steinwand's most recent publication is "What Whales Would Tell Us: Cetacean Communication in Postcolonial Novels by Witi Ihimaera, Linda Hogan, Zakes Mda, and Amitav Ghosh." Currently he is working with two students to compile a global anthology of environmental justice poetry.