Teaching Portfolio

The links below can be used to learn more about my work as a professor of writing, rhetoric, language, and literature.

Teaching Philosophy

“As a classroom community, our capacity to generate excitement is deeply affected by our interest in one another, in hearing one another’s voices, in recognizing one another’s presence.” - bell hooks, *teaching to transgress*


This section of my teaching portfolio will show you more about the different undergraduate and graduate courses that I teach.

Teaching Activities

An important part of any successful course are the many and varied activities we use to help students to learn and apply concepts.

Study Abroad

A key component of my teaching is a long-running study abroad experience in London, England.

Tar River Writing Project

Since 2007, I have served as the Director of a local site of the National Writing Project at ECU.


Several of my teaching practices have been discussed in scholarly articles, or have been the focus of research projects.

Contact Information

ECU Campus Location

University Writing Program
1009 Joyner Library | Mailstop 516
East Carolina University
Greenville, NC 27858
+1 252 328 6674

Office Hours (Fall 2018)

Mon, 10:00 - 3:00
Tues, 10:00 - 5:00
Wed, 10:00 - 5:00
Thur, Research
Fri, Research

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