Digital CV


expected Ph.D. in Composition and Cultural Rhetoric, May, 2021
Syracuse University

M.A. in Written Communication, Apr., 2017
Eastern Michigan University

‎M.A. Project: “Locating Safe Spaces”
Project Sponsor: Derek N. Mueller

B.A. in English Studies, Dec., 2014
East Carolina University

Academic Appointments

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Aug., 2017—Present
Syracuse University

Graduate Assistant Instructor, Jan., 2016–Apr., 2017
Eastern Michigan University

Graduate Assistant Writing Consultant, Sep., 2015–Apr., 2017
Eastern Michigan University

Peer Writing Consultant, Aug., 2013–Dec., 2014
East Carolina University


forthcoming. “Seeking Glimpses: Reflections on Doing Archival Work,” disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory, vol. 27. Written with Alex Hanson, Stephanie Jones, and Noah Wilson.

Conference Presentations

forthcoming. “Received Passages: Charting Identities and Pathways that Matter.” The Thomas R. Watson Conference, Louisville KY, October 2018.

“Unsettling Invention.” Rhetoric Society of America, Minneapolis, MN, May 2018.

“The Messy and Complex Middle Ground Between Method and Methodology: A Conversation on Research.” Conference on College Composition and Communication, Portland OR, March 2017.

“(un)Packing the Closet and (de)Coding Dress.” Michigan Writing Center Association
Conference, Warren MI, October 2016.

“touching [writing, writing] feeling.” WIDE-EMU Conference, Ypsilanti MI, October 2016.

Making Programs, Hacking Outcomes: Building Assessments that Matter.” Eastern Michigan University English Graduate Student Association Conference, Ypsilanti MI, March 2016.

“Risk and Value(s) in Economies of Writing.” University of Michigan’s LangRhet Studies Conference, Making Meaning: Discourses of Identity, Power, and Access, Ann Arbor MI, November 2015.

“That Awkward Moment When…”: (Re)Framing Consultant Feelings of Clumsiness, Awkwardness, and Frustration in Writing Consultations.” Michigan Writing Center Association Ideas Exchange, Dowagiac MI, October 2015.

“Threshold Concepts and the Inevitability of Transgressive Invitation.” WIDE-EMU Conference, Lansing MI, October 2015.

““Don’t Just Say Yes; Say *Yes… And*”: Literacy Improvisation for Reframing Consultant Professional Development in the Center.” International Writing Center Association, Orlando FL, October 2014.

“Constructing Performances: LGBTQ Writing Consultants in the Center.” North Carolina English Teachers Association, Raleigh NC, September 2014.


WRT 205: Practices of Research Writing, Spring 2018 
1 Section, Syracuse University

WRT 105: Practices of Academic Writing, Fall 2017
2 sections, Syracuse University

WRTG 120: Writing the College Experience, Fall 2016 
1 section, Eastern Michigan University

WRTG 121: Researching the Public Experience, Winter 2016–Winter 2017
2 sections, Eastern Michigan University


CCR Graduate Circle

Co-Organizer, Oct., 2016
WIDE-EMU Conference

Workshop Facilitator, Oct., 2016
EMU WC, “Negotiating Writing Center Culture(s)”

Reviewer, Nov. 2015
International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference

Professional Affiliation

Rhetoric Society of America
International Writing Center Association