Graduate Assistants

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  • Stephanie Maria Aitken

    Stephanie Maria Aitken

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Folklore

  • Shadden Alfadhil

    Shadden Alfadhil

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Linguistics: Semantics & Pragmatics, Syntax, Morphology, Language Documentation

  • Emily Andrews

    Emily Andrews

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Betty Aquino

    Betty Aquino

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Folklore: contemporary legend, working class narratives

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  • Ian Michael Cappelli

    Ian Michael Cappelli

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Keene Keene Carter

    Keene Keene Carter

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Kathryn Casey

    Kathryn Casey

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Literature: Contemporary Literature, Cultural Studies, Folklore, Postcolonial Studies, Ecocriticism, Gender Studies

  • Celia Causey

    Celia Causey

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Summer Chambers

    Summer Chambers

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Linguistics: Computational Linguistics, Automated Speech Recognition, Language Documentation/Revitalization, Phonetics, Sociolinguistics (Gender and Neurodiversity)

  • Bri Chapman

    Bri Chapman

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Danny Gordon Coates-Finke

    Danny Gordon Coates-Finke

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Composition

  • Michelle Conklin-Kusel

    Michelle Conklin-Kusel

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Writing and Rhetoric: Academic, baseline, civic, and information literacies; news media's role in the public sphere; propaganda and fake news; first-year composition; writing program administration; applying Stasis Theory to teaching research and writing; critical thinking and logical fallacies; Kenneth Burke's theory on identification and division in relation to political power and influence.

  • Kara Marie Crawford

    Kara Marie Crawford

    Graduate Professional Assistant

  • Lena Crown

    Lena Crown

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Adam A Cutter

    Adam A Cutter

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Linguistics: Computational Linguistics, Syntax, Distributional Semantics, Typology, Morphology, Historical Linguistics

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  • Amanda Ellard

    Amanda Ellard

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Folklore: East Asian folklore, internet culture

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  • ARAM HASAN HUSSEIN

    ARAM HASAN HUSSEIN

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Linguistics: Second Language acquisition EFL Comparative linguistics

  • Anh Ngoc Ha

    Anh Ngoc Ha

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Connor Alexander Harding

    Connor Alexander Harding

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Kayla Diane Hare

    Kayla Diane Hare

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Ronada Hewitt

    Ronada Hewitt

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Writing and Rhetoric: Millennial Protest/Rhetoric of Confrontation

  • Alex Nelson Horn

    Alex Nelson Horn

    Graduate Professional Assistant

  • Lauren Hornbuckle

    Lauren Hornbuckle

    Graduate Professional Assistant

    Creative Writing

  • Scott Hovdey

    Scott Hovdey

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing

  • Joan Jiyoung Hwang

    Joan Jiyoung Hwang

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Writing and Rhetoric: critical pedagogy, sociocultural turn of writing pedagogy, multilingual writing, second language writing, translingualism, writing across curriculum, feminist ethnographic research

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  • Kathryn Jedlicka

    Kathryn Jedlicka

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Writing and Rhetoric: Professional and technical communication, public rhetoric, accessibility, rhetoric of disability

  • Timothy Johnson

    Timothy Johnson

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing: Fiction

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  • Nic Nusbaumer

    Nic Nusbaumer

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Institutional Rhetorics, Institutional Ethnography, Composition Pedagogy

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  • Taylor Nicole Schaefer

    Taylor Nicole Schaefer

    Graduate Professional Assistant

  • DT Schatten

    DT Schatten

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing

  • Shabrayle Antoinette Setliff

    Shabrayle Antoinette Setliff

    Graduate Research Assistant

  • Jacob Lyle Sharp

    Jacob Lyle Sharp

    Graduate Professional Assistant

  • Huma Sheikh

    Huma Sheikh

    Graduate Professional Assistant

  • Elizabeth Deloris Siebel

    Elizabeth Deloris Siebel

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Jace R Smellie

    Jace R Smellie

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing

  • Kerry Michelle Smith

    Kerry Michelle Smith

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Writing and Rhetoric: Writing studies, rhetoric of true crime, transfer of learning, writing threshold concepts, pedagogy

  • Kylie Pat Smith

    Kylie Pat Smith

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Erin Snyder

    Erin Snyder

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Emily Sok

    Emily Sok

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    reading in freshman composition, reading and writing identities, inequity and racism connected to literacy/literacies, the science of reading, K-12 language practices and their connections with college writing, multiplicity as a teaching philosophy and methodological phenomenon, Kenneth Burke, Richard III

  • Allison M Stanich

    Allison M Stanich

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Christian Alexander Stanzione

    Christian Alexander Stanzione

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Emily R C Staudt

    Emily R C Staudt

    Graduate Lecturer

    Writing and Rhetoric: teacher growth and development, writing pedagogy, writing across the curriculum

  • Kate Steagall

    Kate Steagall

    Graduate Professional Assistant

  • Leah Sumrall

    Leah Sumrall

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing: Literary, Speculative, and Science Fiction

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  • Eli Vandegrift

    Eli Vandegrift

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Creative Writing: Film and media studies, environmental studies, ecopoetry, queer poetry, queer studies, gender and identity studies.

  • Haley F Vandervort

    Haley F Vandervort

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Linguistics: Laboratory phonology; Divergent speech; Computational Linguistics; Natural Language Processing

  • Anastasia Pestova von Esken

    Anastasia Pestova von Esken

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Technical Writing, Generative AI, Cognitive Justice, Instruction of Rhetoric across Technical Disciplines, Technical Communication, Large Language Models (LLMs) and Translation, Bias in AI Systems

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  • Lloyd Spencer Wallace

    Lloyd Spencer Wallace

    Graduate Professional Assistant

  • John P Walter

    John P Walter

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Writing and Rhetoric: digital rhetoric, technical communication, digital curation, theories and histories of rhetoric, digital humanities, composition pedagogy, rhetorics and poetics of memory, media ecology, medieval rhetorics and poetics

  • Junyi Wang

    Junyi Wang

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Yamei Wang

    Yamei Wang

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Linguistics

  • Radhika U Wheelock

    Radhika U Wheelock

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Ozzy Raylene Whitley

    Ozzy Raylene Whitley

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Public folklore, ethnomusicology, anthropology, cultural geography, Appalachia, American South.

  • Jessie Wiggins

    Jessie Wiggins

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Writing and Rhetoric: Rhetoric of health and medicine, invitational rhetoric, medical writing

  • Sarah Hope Wilson

    Sarah Hope Wilson

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Mary L Winsor

    Mary L Winsor

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Lillian C Wright

    Lillian C Wright

    Graduate Teaching Assistant