Education | Dissertation | Doctoral Exams | Research | Teaching | Service | Memberships | Skills

Education

  • PhD in Rhetoric and Composition, University of Louisville, 2019 (expected)
  • MA in English, University of Louisville, 2015
  • BA in English, Chapman University, 2013

Dissertation

  • Title: The Emergent Matter of Archives: A Rhetorical Investigation of the (Queer) Formation of the Williams-Nichols Archive
  • Committee: Dr. Karen Kopelson (Chair), Dr. Mary P. Sheridan, Dr. Fran McDonald, Dr. Jacqueline Rhodes

Doctoral Examinations

  • General Exam in the Field of Rhetoric and Composition
  • Exam in Specialized Literary Area: “New Media, Epistemology, and Subjectivity”

Research

Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • “‘There is already something wrong’: Toward a Rhetorical Framework for Aging.” Present Tense: A Journal of Rhetoric in Society vol. 6, no. 2, 2016.
  • “On Multimodal Composing.” Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology and Pedagogy, vol. 21, no. 2, 2016. (Coauthored with Sara P. Alvarez, Michael Baumann, Michelle Day, Khirsten L. Echols, Layne M. P. Gordon, Ashanka Kumari, Laura Matravers, Jessica Newman, Amy McCleese Nichols, Caitlin E. Ray, Jon Udelson, and Dànielle Nicole DeVoss)

Conference Presentations

  • Thomas R. Watson Conference (2018)
  • Rhetoric Society of America Conference (2018)
  • Conference on College Composition and Communication (2017)
  • Rhetoric Society of America Conference (2016)
  • Computers and Writing (2016)
  • Thomas R. Watson Conference (2016)
  • Thomas R. Watson Conference (2014)
  • The Louisville Conference for Literature and Culture (2014)
  • The Language, Literacy, and Culture Conference (2014)

Blog Posts and Public Writing

  • DRC: New materialism
  • DRC: CW review

Teaching

Spring 2018

  • English 306-03: Business Writing
  • English 306-75: Business Writing

Fall 2017

  • English 101-65: Introduction to College Composition
  • English 303-01: Scientific and Technical Writing

Summer 2017

  • English 312-[]: American Literature from 1865-Present

Spring 2017

  • English 306-[]: Business Writing

Fall 2017

  • English 306-[]: Business Writing

Spring 2015

  • English 102-[]: Intermediate College Composition

Fall 2014

  • English 101-[]: Introduction to College Composition

Service

Editorial Work

  • Coeditor of Making Future Matters with Mary P. Sheridan (in process)
  • Assistant Editor at Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, and Pedagogy (2016-Present)
  • Website/Design Editor for The Miracle Monocle (Issue 8, 2016)
  • Editorial Assistant at the Henry James Review (2014-15)

Community Work

  • Hackathon (April 2018)
  • Hackathon (April 2017)

Departmental Service

  • Writing Center Consultant for the Dissertation Writing Retreat (May 2018)
  • Chair of University of Louisville’s Rhetoric Society of America Student Chapter
  • Ph. D – Faculty Representative (2017-Present)
  • Writing Center Consultant for the Dissertation Writing Retreat (May 2017)
  • Peer Mentor for Incoming MA Student (2017-2018)
  • English Department Representative to the Graduate Network of Arts and Sciences (2016-2017)
  • English Department Digital Media Coordinator (2016-17)
  • Research Assistant to Dr. Mary P. Sheridan (2016-17)
  • Peer Mentor for Incoming MA Student (2016-2017)
  • Twitter Coordinator for the Thomas R. Watson Conference (2016)
  • Coordinator for New Media Conference (2014)
  • Peer Mentor for Incoming MA Student (2014-2015)
  • Writing Center Consultant (2013-2014)

Reviews

  • “Review of Computers and Writing 2016 Panel A4: ‘Beyond a Single Language/Single Modality: Crossing Multimodal/Translingual Pedagogies.’” Sweetland Digital Rhetoric Collaborative.
  • “Review of Rhetoric and the Digital Humanities by Jim Ridolfo and William Hart-Davidson.” Enculturation: A Journal of Rhetoric, Writing, and Technology, vol. 23, 2016. http://enculturation.net/rhetoric-and-the-digital-humanities

Workshops and Learning Communities

  • Panelist for workshop on “Business, Science, and Technical Writing Pedagogy” (April 10, 2018)
  • Panelist for workshop on “Building Successful Dissertation Committees” (November 2017)
  • Faculty Learning Community on Active Learning Pedagogies and Spaces (2016-2017)
  • Organizer of a workshop on “Justifying Digital Pedagogy”
  • Organizer of a workshop on “Infographics”
  • Organizer of a workshop on Podcasting (2016)

Professional Memberships

  • Member of the Rhetoric Society of America
  • Member of the National Council of Teachers of English

Skills

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Ruby
  • Ruby on Rails
  • Bootstrap
  • Git