Carol Mitchell

Carol Mitchell

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Creative Writing: Caribbean literature; science and technology studies; world literature; linguistics;

Carol Mitchell is a MFA candidate and Graduate Teaching Assistant in the English Department. She brings to the classroom over 10 years of writing experience and expertise in a medley of disciplines including education, publishing, business analysis, project management, technical writing, and software development.

Carol has worked in the GMU Writing Center as a tutor and currently supports Graduate ESL Writing Groups at GMU.

Courses Taught

ENGH 396: Intro to Creative Writing
ENGH 101: Composition
ENGH 201: Reading and Writing about Texts

ENGH 398: Fiction Writing


  • MFA Candidate, Fiction, George Mason University, June 2020
  • Certificate in Professional Editing, Professional Sequence in Editing, University of California, Berkeley, April 2012
  • Certified Project Management Professional, 2006
  • MBA, Information Systems and Finance, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1995
  • BS, Accounting and Economics, University of the West Indies, Barbados, W.I., 1991