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Rhetoric and Writing Faculty

Stephen Benz, Assistant Professor

  • literary journalism; the essay as a genre; prose style; travel writing

Tiffany Bourelle, Assistant Professor

  • multimodal composition; online writing instruction; service learning; technical communication

Andrew Bourelle, Assistant Professor

  • classical rhetoric; multimodal composition; online writing instruction; technical and professional writing

Pisarn Bee Chamcharatsri, Assistant Professor

  • L2 writing; identity; emotion

Bethany Davila, Assistant Professor

  • race, whiteness, language diversity, standardness, qualitative research, writing program administration

Cristyn L. Elder, Assistant Professor

  • writing program administration; writing across the curriculum; composition and writing center theory and practice; multilingual writers; research methods 

Kyle Fiore, Lecturer

  • nonprofit organizations, grant and proposal writing; multimedia composition; American and Southwest studies, oral history

Michelle Hall Kells, Associate Professor

  • Public rhetoric of citizenship; Civil rights and environmental rhetorics; language ecologies and sociocultural diversity; discourse studies; community writing; qualitative research methods (archival, ethnography, oral history); writing across communities; literacy studies.

Erin Lebacqz, Lecturer

Julie Newmark, Lecturer

  • technical and professional writing; indigenous rhetoric; indigenous activism; visual rhetoric; digital publishing; archival research

Chuck Paine, Professor

Todd Ruecker, Assistant Professor

  • second language writing; K-12 ELL education; institutional change; writing program administration; research methods

Department of English Language and Literature
Humanities Building, Second Floor
MSC03 2170
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Phone: (505) 277-6347
Fax: (505) 277-0021

english@unm.edu