Profiles in "Composition Studies" Expertise Area

  • Paul Kei Matsuda is Professor of English and Director of Second Language Writing. He has published widely on issues related to language, writing, identity, mentoring, and professional development.
  • Roen's research interests have evolved throughout his career. He is most interested in collaborative writing, audience, portfolio assessment, public intellectuals, and professional development for graduate students.
  • Myles is the author of "African American Women's Narratives of Enslavement: Beyond Borders" and co-editor of "Sapphire's Literary Breakthrough."
  • Boyles specializes in popular culture, digital literacy, visual rhetoric, and the rhetoric of higher education.
  • Early is a scholar of English education and secondary literacy. She is the director of English education and the Central Arizona Writing Project at ASU.
  • Shirley Rose's research focuses on writing program administration, archival research methods, and writing across the lifespan. She directed ASU Writing Programs in The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences from 2009 to 2019.
  • Kenneth Ladenburg holds a PhD in Writing, Rhetorics, and Literacies from Arizona State University. His research focuses on the rhetoric of Race, Racism, Racist Discourse, Composition Theory, and Contemporary Rhetorical Theory
  • Ore's work examines the suasive strategies of aggrieved communities as they operate within a post-emancipation historical context.
  • Completed her PhD in Writing, Rhetorics, and Literacies in May of 2019.
  • Lisa Barca 's research interests rhetoric; critical animal studies; ecofeminism; language and ideology; mass media; Italian language and literature; comparative literature; women writers.