How do I cite a faculty profile from a website?

Note: This post relates to content in the eighth edition of the MLA Handbook. For up-to-date guidance, see the ninth edition of the MLA Handbook.

To cite a faculty profile, follow the MLA format template. Treat the faculty member’s name as the page title, then list the title of the website as the title of the container and provide the publication details for the page:

“Rita Charon.” Columbia University School of Professional Studies, 2020,