Faculty and Instructors

Faculty

Julie Batten
Julie Batten
Lecturer, University Writing Program
Rabb Graduate Center 218
  • Homelessness and the Self-perpetuating Cycle of Shame (UWS 55B)

  • Composition (COMP 1B)

Paige Eggebrecht
Paige Eggebrecht
Lecturer and Faculty Advisor to the Writing Center
Rabb Graduate Center 223
  • Smoke and Brick: Working Class Literature of the Mechanical Age (ENG 55A)

  • The Good, the Bad, and the Slimy: The Aliens of Science-Fiction (UWS 25A)
Katrin Fischer
Katrin Fischer
Lecturer, University Writing Program
781-736-5850 Rabb Graduate Center 216
  • Bodies of Evidence: Forensic Science in Fact and Fiction (UWS 17B)

  • Storytelling in Business (UWS 43A)

  • Environmental Justice (UWS 52B)
Allison Giannotti
Allison Giannotti
Lecturer, University Writing Program
781-736-2137 Rabb Graduate Center 226
  • Public Health Writing with Data (UWS 50b)

  • Professional Writing in the Sciences (UWS 51a)
elissa jacobs
Elissa Jacobs
Senior Lecturer, University Writing Program
781-736-2168 Rabb Graduate Center 224
  • Darwinian Dating: The Evolution of Human Attraction (UWS 2b)

  • The Biology of Morality (UWS 37a)

Patrick Kindig
Patrick Kindig
Lecturer, University Writing Program
Rabb Graduate Center 217
  • Racial Difference and the Senses (UWS 57B)

  • The Age of Distraction (UWS 57A)
doug kirshen
Doug Kirshen
Lecturer and Administrator, University Writing Program
781-736-4006 Rabb Graduate Center 214
  • Sex and Advertising (UWS 16A)

  • Composition (COMP 1A & 1B)

joshua lederman
Joshua Lederman
Lecturer, University Writing Program
781-736-2571 Rabb Graduate Center 217
  • Composition (COMP 1A & 1B)

marsha nourse
Marsha Nourse
Lecturer, University Writing Program
781-736-3318 Rabb Graduate Center 215
  • Reading and Writing Boston (UWS 34a)

  • Environmental Literature: Ecocriticism and Writing (UWS 45b)

  • Composition (COMP 1A & 1B)
Gregory Palermo
Gregory Palermo
Lecturer, University Writing Program
Rabb Graduate Center 227
  • UWS 54b Thinking About Borders Through Data

  • UWS 55a Making Decisions with Algorithms
Amanda Presswood
Amanda Presswood
Lecturer, University Writing Program
Rabb Graduate Center 219
  • "Bad" English (UWS 20B)

lisa rourke
Lisa Rourke
Director of First-Year Writing
Assistant Professor, University Writing Program
781-736-2739 Rabb Graduate Center 225
  • Stories of Illness (UWS 1a)
  • Medical Ethics (UWS 4a)
catherine scott
Catherine Scott
Lecturer, University Writing Program
Rabb Graduate Center 218
  • Animals in a Human World (UWS 43B)

Instructors

Matthew Burkett
Matthew Burkett
PhD Candidate, English
Rabb Graduate Center 219
  • Neurodiversity and Culture (UWS 50A)

Deborah Feingold
Deborah Feingold
PhD Candidate, Near Eastern and Judaic Studies
Rabb Graduate Center 222
  • Playing Fair: Gender, Race, and Sports (UWS 52a)

Emiliano Gutiérrez Popoca
Emiliano Gutiérrez Popoca
Co-Director, University Writing Center
PhD Candidate, English
Goldfarb Mezzanine 232
  • Monstruos, Demonios y Sueños: Latin-American Fantasy in Short Stories and Films (UWS 36a)

Alexander Herbert
Alexander Herbert
PhD Candidate, History
508-677-7882 Rabb Graduate Center 213
  • Undermining Power: The Politics of Subversion and Resistance (UWS 34b)

  • Nature and the Human Experience (UWS 58b)

Eric Hollander
Eric Hollander
PhD Candidate, Music
Rabb Graduate Center 213
  • Mythology of the American West (UWS 53B)

Reza Pourmikail
Reza Pourmikail
Co-Director, University Writing Center
PhD Candidate, English
Goldfarb Mezzanine 232