Dr. Erin Karper
Associate Professor of English
- Office Location:
- Dunleavy Hall, Room 350
- Office Hours:
- MWF 9-10 a.m.
Dr. Karper has been a member of the English Department since 2004 and acts as the coordinator of the Writing Studies minor. She teaches Thinking and Writing, Business Communication, Visual Rhetoric, Special Topics in Web Writing, and other writing courses.
BA, Writing/Spanish, Loyola University Maryland;
MA and PhD, Rhetoric and Composition, Purdue University
Focus of Teaching
Thinking and Writing; Business Communication; Visual Rhetoric; Special Topics in Web Writing; graduate courses in the MA in Interdisciplinary Studies
Current research interests
professional and technical writing, computers and writing, visual rhetoric, writing for the Web, and technological literacy development in "digital natives"
table leader at the AP English Language and Composition exam reading; member of the Kairos: Rhetoric, Technology, Pedagogy editorial board