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Andrea Aebersold

Clinical Assistant Professor
509-372-7390
WSU-Tri-Cities
CIC 202K
andrea_campbell@tricity.wsu.edu

 

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Simon Aebersold

Instructor
Director of Writing and Tutoring Centers
509-372-7342
CIC Library 201AE
simon.aebersold@tricity.wsu.edu

 

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Suzanne Anderson

3-D Technologies Instructor
Research Interests: 
Digital Animation, Narration and Production
WSU-Pullman
suzander@mail.wsu.edu

 

Kristen Arola

Kristin Arola

Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies
Research Interests: Rhetorics of New Media and Design
, Composition,
Pedagogy
, Multimedia Authoring
, Digital Technology and Culture,
Feminist Theory
WSU-Pullman
arola@wsu.edu

 

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Aminah Barnes Cannon

Instructor
WSU-Pullman
a.barnescannon@wsu.edu

 

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Kristin Becker

Instructor
Research Interests: Composition, Web Design
WSU-Pullman
kristin.carlson@wsu.edu

 

Nancy Bell

Nancy Bell

Associate Professor
Research Interests:Applied Linguistics
, ESL
, TESOL
WSU-Pullman
nbell@wsu.edu

 

 

Ashley Boyd

Ashley Boyd

Assistant Professor
Research Interests: English Education, Critical Theory
WSU-Pullman
Ashley.boyd@wsu.edu

 

Kim burwick

Kimberly Burwick

Clinical Assistant Professor
Research Interests: 
Humanities
, Creative Writing
WSU-Pullman
kaburwick@wsu.edu

 

Todd Butler

Todd Butler

Associate Professor and Chair
Research Interests: 
17th Century Literature
, Law and Literature
, Political
Epistemology
, Marriage of Knowledge and Power in the Renaissance
WSU-Pullman
butlert@wsu.edu

 

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Beth Buyserie

Clinical Assistant Professor and Assistant Director of Composition
Research Interests:Freshman Composition
, Beginning Research Writing
,
English Education Methods
, Professional and Technical Writing
WSU-Pullman
bbuyserie@wsu.edu

 

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Patricia Cady

Instructor
Research Interests: Composition
, Professional and Technical Writing
WSU-Pullman
patty.cady@wsu.edu

 

Donna Campbell

Donna Campbell

Professor and Vice Chair
Research Interests:
 Nineteenth-Century and Early Twentieth-Century American
Literature
 Realism,
Regionalism, and Naturalism
-American Women’s Writing
-Teaching with
Technology
WSU-Pullman
campbelld@wsu.edu

 

Peter Chilson

Peter Chilson

Professor
Research Interests: Writing Workshops in Fiction and Literary Nonfiction
,
African Literature
, Borderlands Studies
, Form and Theory in Writing Fiction
and Literary Nonfiction
, Magazine Editing
, Environmental Issues Regarding
Africa and the American West
WSU-Pullman
pchilson@wsu.edu

Kim Christensen

Kimberly Christen 

Associate Professor and Director of Digital Technology and Culture
Research Interests: 
Open Access
, Digital Technologies
, Cultural Heritage Management
, Sovereignty
WSU-Pullman
kachristen@wsu.edu

 

 

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Elijah Coleman

Instructor
Research Interests: Composition
, Writing and Rhetorical Conventions
,
Technical and Professional Writing
WSU-Pullman
coleelij@wsu.edu

 

Bill Condon

Bill Condon

Professor
Research Interests: Writing Assessment
, Composition Pedagogy
, World Civilizations
,
19th Century British Literature
, Computers and Writing
WSU-Pullman
bcondon@wsu.edu

 

 

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Vanessa Cozza

Assistant Professor
Research Interests: 
Rhetoric and Composition
WSU-Tri-Cities
vanessa.cozza@tricity.wsu.edu

 

Micheal Delahoyde

Michael Delahoyde

Clinical Professor
Research Interests: Shakespeare
, Chaucer
, Medieval, Renaissance
, Humanities
WSU-Pullman
delahoyd@wsu.edu

 

Robert Eddy

Robert Eddy

Associate Professor
Research Interests: Rhetoric and racism, Malcolm X and the renaming of the U.S.A
Islamophobia and rhetorics of the less than human
Robotic rhetorics and the politics of the post-human
WSU-Pullman
eddyr@wsu.edu

 

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Mike Edwards

Assistant Professor
Research Interests: Rhetoric and composition, Digital Rhetorics, Technology Studies,
Economics and Composition
WSU-Pullman
mike.edwards@wsu.edu

 

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Katherine Ericsson

Instructor
Research Interests: Technical and Professional Writing
, Multimedia Authoring
WSU-Global Campus
kericsson@wsu.edu

 

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Patricia Ericsson

Associate Professor and Director of Composition
Research Interests: Digital Rhetorics
, Composition Studies
,
Digital Technology and Culture
, Critical Technology Studies
,
Technical Communication
, Rhetorics of Sustainability
WSU-Pullman
ericsson@wsu.edu

 

Bryan Fry

Bryan Fry

Clinical Assistant Professor
Research Interests: Creative Writing
, Editing and Publishing
,
Writing and Research Honors
WSU-Pullman
bryanfry@wsu.edu

 

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Rebecca Goodrich

Clinical Assistant Professor & Assistant Director of DTC
Research Interests: Literary Nonfiction, Personal Essay
,
Comics and Graphic Novels
, Children’s and Young Adult Literature
,
Digital Storytelling
WSU-Pullman
rgoodrich@wsu.edu

 

Lynn Gordon

Lynn Gordon

Associate Professor
Research Interests: Linguistics
, English Grammar
, History of English
,
Syntax
, Syntax and Morphology of Native American Languages
WSU-Pullman
gordonl@wsu.edu

 

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Sallie Gowdy-Burke

Instructor
Research Interests: The role of the educator in the learning experiences
of students with cultural learning differences, learning styles
constructivist classrooms, Universal Design for Instruction
WSU-Pullman
tomie@wsu.edu

 

Dene Grigar

Dene Grigar

Professor
Research Interests: Multimedia Narrative Performance and Installations
,
Ephemeral Writing and Technologies
, Electronic Literature
WSU-Vancouver
dgrigar@vancouver.wsu.edu

 

Will Hamlin

William Hamlin

Professor
Research Interests: Shakespeare
, English and Continental Literature,
1500-1700
-Renaissance Drama
, Montaigne
-Histories of Early Modern
Philosophy and Religion
WSU-Pullman
whamlin@wsu.edu

 

 

Michael Hanly

Professor
Research Interests: Medieval Literature and Culture
, Humanities
, Textual Editing
,
Paleography
, Graduate Research
WSU-Pullman
hanly@wsu.edu

 

Jon Hegglund

Jon Hegglund

Associate Professor
Research Interests: 20th Century British Literature
, Film Studies
, Literary Theory
,
Postcolonial Literature
WSU-Pullman
hegglund@wsu.edu

 

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Desiree Hellegers

Associate Professor
Research Interests: Civil Liberties, Environmental Literature and Eco-criticism,
Gender , Homelessness and Poverty, Seventeenth century English Literature
Shakespeare , Social Movements,
Twentieth and Twenty First Century 
American Literature
WSU-Vancouver
desiree.hellegers@vancouver.wsu.edu

 

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Leeann Hunter

Clinical Assistant Professor & Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies
Research Interests:
WSU-Pullman
leeann.hunter@wsu.edu

 

 

Wendy Dasler Johnson

Associate Professor
Research Interests: ‘Other’ Rhetorics
, History of Rhetoric
,
American Literature before 1900
, Rhetorics of the Disciplines
,
Sacred Texts and Cultures of World Religions
, Writing
,
American Indian Literatures
, Women Studies
-Poetry
WSU-Vancouver
wjohnson1@vancouver.wsu.edu

 

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Lisa Johnson-Shull

Writing Center Director/Writing Program Co-Director/Instructor
Research Interests: Writing Center Theory and Practice
,
Writing Program Administration
, Writing Pedagogy and Assessment
WSU-Pullman
lisaj@wsu.edu

 

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Nora Kuster

Instructor
Research Interests: 20th and 21st Century British Literature,
Representations of Nature and the Environment in Literature
Postcolonial Anglophone Literature, Theory and History of the Novel
WSU-Tri-Cities
CIC 125N
nora.kuster@tricity.wsu.edu

 

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Jeff Kuure

Clinical Assistant Professor
WSU-Pullman
jlkuure@wsu.edu

 

Debbie Lee

Debbie Lee

Professor & Director of the Visiting Writer Series
Research Interests: Creative Writing (Creative Nonfiction, Travel Writing, and Public Writing), Literature and Culture of the American West, Ecocriticism and Nature Writing, Oral History, 18th and 19th-Century British Literature
, Art History and Printmaking
, British Social History (Representations of Single Mothers, Prostitutes, and Poor Women)
, History of Science
, Transatlantic Issues (Slavery, Hybridity)
.
WSU-Pullman
deblee@wsu.edu

 

Buddy Levy

Buddy Levy

Clinical Professor
Research Interests: Technical & Professional Writing
, Creative Writing,
All Genres
, American Indian Literature
, Adventure/Lifestyle/Journalism
WSU-Pullman
buddy@buddylevy.com

 

Thabiti Lewis

Thabiti Lewis

Associate Professor
Research Interests: 20th Century African American Literature
,
Toni Cade Bambara
, Critical Race Theory
, Sport Culture
,
Black Masculinity Studies
WSU-Vancouver
thabiti@vancouver.wsu.edu

 

Kirk Mcauley

Kirk McAuley

Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies
Research Interests: Eighteenth-Century Studies, Early American
and British Literature
and Culture (Including Poetry and Non-Fiction Prose) to 1900
,
Transatlantic Studies
,
Print Culture
, Travel and Empire Writing
, Gender
, Environmental Criticism
WSU-Pullman
lmcauley@wsu.edu

 

Pavithra Narayanan

Associate Professor
Research Interests: Film
, Globalization
, Gender Issues,
Political Economy
, South Asian Feminism; Post colonial Literature
,
Documentary Films
WSU-Vancouver
pavithra@vancouver.wsu.edu

 

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Aaron Oforlea

Associate Professor
Research Interests: African American Literature
,
20th-Century American Literature
,
African American Intellectual Traditions and Literary Theory
,
African American Folklore
, African American Rhetoric
, Literacy Studies
WSU-Pullman
aoforlea@ad.wsu.edu

 

Wendy Olson

Wendy Olson

Associate Professor
Research Interests: Basic Writing
, Critical Literacy
,
Political Economy
, History and Theory of Composition
,
History and Theory of Rhetoric
WSU-Vancouver
wmolson@vancouver.wsu.edu

 

Leonard Orr

Professor
Research Interests: 
19th & 20th Century British, Irish,
and American Literature,
Critical Theory and History of Criticism
-Modernism
,
Representations of the Holocaust
,
Postcolonial and Literature of Exile
,
Creative Writing: Poetry
WSU-Vancouver
orr@vancouver.wsu.edu

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Anna Plemons

Clinical Assistant Professor
WSU-Pullman
aplemons@wsu.edu

 

 

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Donna Potts

Professor
Research Interests:
WSU-Pullman
donnal.potts@gmail.com

 

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Laura Powers

Instructor
Research Interests: Composition
WSU-Pullman
laura.powers@wsu.edu

 

Kandy S. Robertson

Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Writing Programs
Research Interests: Writing and Research
, Introduction to English Studies
WSU-Vancouver
kandy_robertson@vancouver.wsu.edu

 

Susan Ross

Susan Ross

Professor
Research Interests: Journalism
, International Mass Media
,
Law
, Public Policy
-Economics
, Cultural Studies
,
Social Movements
, Peace Studies
WSU-Pullman
suross@wsu.edu

 

 

Linda Russo

Linda Russo

Clinical Associate Professor
Research Interests: Ecopoetics, Environmental Humanities, Literary Histories, Materialities, and Geographies
WSU-Pullman
lrusso@wsu.edu

 

Rachel Sanchez

Instructor
Research Interests: Composition
WSU-Pullman
rachel_sanchez@wsu.edu

Carol Siegel

Carol Siegel

Professor
Research Interests: Representation of Sexuality in Literature and Film
,
Contemporary Youth Cultures
, Changes in the Discourses of Feminism
,
Theories of Foucault, Deleuze & Other Theorists of Sexuality & Gender
,
Asian American Literature
WSU-Vancouver
siegel@vancouver.wsu.edu

Elizabeth Siler

Elizabeth Siler

Clinical Assistant Professor
Research Interests: English as a Second Language
,
Second Language Reading
,
Studies on Paraphrase and Plagiarism
WSU-Pullman
elizabethsiler@gmail.com

 

Victor Villanueva

Victor Villanueva

Regents Professor and Director of the Writing Program
Research Interests: Classical and Contemporary Rhetoric
, Rhetoric and Political Economy
, Rhetoric and Racism
, Pre-Columbian Indigenous Rhetorics
, Composition Theory
WSU-Pullman
victorv@wsu.edu

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Kate Watts

Instructor
Research Interests: Composition
WSU-Pullman
kate.watts@wsu.edu

 

Roger Whitson

Roger Whitson

Assistant Professor
Research Interests: 19th C British Literature, esp. William Blake
, Digital Humanities
, Digital and Hybrid Pedagogy
, Steampunk
, Comics and Graphic Novels
, Speculative Realism and Object, Oriented Ontology
, Media History and Archaeology
WSU-Pullman
roger.whitson@wsu.edu

 

 

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Owen Williams

Instructor
WSU-Pullman
Owenengl101@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

Emeritus Professors:

 

Joan Burbick

Joan Burbick

Professor Emeritus
Research Interests: 
American literature and culture

(especially late 19th and 20th century)
,

Cultural theory
, Popular Culture
burbick@wsu.edu

 

George Kennedy

George Kennedy

Professor Emeritus:
Research Interests: Technical Communication
, Rhetoric/Composition
,
19th century British fiction (Victorians)
,
Early 20th Century British (Edwardians and Georgians)
gkennedy@wsu.edu

 

Alex Kuo

Alex Kuo

Professor Emeritus
Research Interests: Contemporary Poetry
, Creative Writing (All Genres)
,
Native American Literature; American West Literature
alexkuo@wsu.edu

 

Richard Law

Richard Law

Professor Emeritus
Research Interests: 20th Century American Literature
,
Literature of the American South
rlaw@wsu.edu

 

 

Barbara Monroe

Barbara Monroe

Associate Professor Emeritus
Research Interests: Indigenous Rhetoric of the Plateau Indians
,

Cultural and Class Differences in Rhetoric, Learning Styles,

Interactive Patterns
, Critical Literacies and Pedagogies, Online and Off
bjmonroe@wsu.edu

 

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Camille Roman

Professor Emeritus
Research Interests: Multiethnic American Poetries and Cultures
,
Women Writers
, Modernisms
, Writing and Research
,
WWII-Cold War Cultures
(Film and Poetry)
, Pacific Rim American Poetries; U.S. Immigration Poetries
,
African & Caribbean, American Poetries
,
American Censorship Culture (Literature, Music, and Visual Arts)
,
20th and 21st c. American Book Publishing Cultures
roman@wsu.edu

 

 

Alexander Hammond

Alexander Hammond

Associate Professor Emeritus
Research Interests: 
American Literature (Colonial-Present)
,
Humanities (Ancient World)
, Introduction to Literature
, Film and Literature
,
American Fiction
, Class/Labor/Gender in American Literature
,
American Drama
hammonda@wsu.edu

 

 

 

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T.V. Reed

Professor
Research Interests: Contemporary U.S.
, Literary Theory
, Popular Culture
,
Digital Diversity
, Multiethnic Contemporary American Literature
, Ecocriticism
WSU-Pullman
reedtv@wsu.edu