Writing Center Staff
M.A. in Literature, The University of California, Santa Cruz. Teaching Fellow and Lecturer, UCSC Writing Program 1999-2003; Composition Department, Cabrillo College 2002-2003; Co-director of The Writing Center, Chemeketa Community College 2004-2008; English Department Faculty, Chemeketa Community College 2003-2008; UM Writing Center Director and Tutor 2008-present.
M.A. in Teaching English, The University of Montana. High School English Instructor 2003-2005; Institute Fellow, Montana Writing Project 2006; UM Writing Center Tutor 2006-present; UM Writing Center Associate Director 2009-present.
Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, The University of Oregon. Lecturer and Research Professional in cell biololgy 1987-2005; UM Writing Center Tutor 2005-present; UM Writing Center Associate Director 2008-present.
Graduate Student, M.F.A. in Theatre Directing and M.A. in Theatre Studies, The University of Montana. Therapeutic Aide, Community Counseling and Mediation 2008-2009; Teacher, The Orangery English School, Czech Republic 2009-2019; Teacher, Lakeside Montessori 2010-2011; Bertha Morton Scholar 2011; Wing Scholar 2011 & 2014; UM Graduate Student Research Conference Organizing Committee 2014; UM Teaching Assistant 2011-present; UM Writing Center Tutor 2014-present.
Graduate Student, M.F.A. in Creative Writing/Fiction, The University of Montana. Gallery Assistant and Web Editor, National Institute of Art and Disabilities 2008; Creative Writing Publicity and Outreach Coordinator, UC Santa Cruz 2010-2011; Graphic Designer, National Novel Writing Month 2011; Copy Editor, Yaoifix 2011-2012; Blog Editor, Hyphen Magazine 2014-present; UM Writing Center Tutor, 2014-present.
M.S. in Geology (Hydrology Emphasis), The University of Montana. M.S. in Soil Science, Montana State University. Diploma de Estudios Hispanicos, Universidad de Granada, Spain. High School Earth Science Teacher 1969-1972. Hydrologist and Water Resources Consultant 1978-2007. Spanish Tutor 1994-1998. UM Writing Center Tutor 2003-Present.
M.A. in English—American Cultural Studies, University of Iowa. Writing Tutor, North Seattle Community College, 2014. Writing Fellow, Frank Business Communications Center, University of Iowa, 2012-2013. English Teacher, Shandong Institute of Business and Technology, China, 2012. UM Writing Center Tutor 2014-present.
M.S. in Environmental Studies, The University of Montana. Elementary and Middle School Instructor; UM Teaching Assistant 2009-2010; Adjunct Faculty, Environmental Studies 2014 - 2015; Assistant Editor, Society and Natural Resources 2013 - 2015; UM Writing Center Tutor 2011-present.
M.A. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and M.A. in Language and Literature, Columbia University Teachers College. Director, English Language Institute at The University of Montana 2004-2011. Lecturer, English Department, Charles University in Prague 1999-2004. Director, Center for Languages, Anglo-American College, Prague 1998-1999. Soros Teaching Fellow and Fulbright Lecturer, English Department at The University of Western Bohemia 1996-1998. Teacher, Missoula County Public School District 1973-1996. Teaching Fellow, Harvard Summer School 1992. UM Writing Center Tutor 2011-present.
MFA Candidate in Creative Writing, University of Montana. Private Latin tutor, 2010-2011. Tutor, Holyoke Community College Adult Learning Center, 2008-2010. Editor of Circus literary magazine, 2008-2010. UM Writing Center Tutor 2014-present.
M.F.A. in Creative Writing/Poetry, The University of Montana. U.S. Postal Service 1972-2002; Angler Education Program 2000-2002; Missoula Writing Collaborative Teacher 2006-present; Resident Writing Teacher, Hydaburg, Alaska 2008-present; UM Writing Center Tutor 2009-present.
M.F.A. in Creative Writing, The University of Montana. Adjunct Writing Instructor, The University of Montana 2010-present; Writing Assessment Reader 2012-present; Writing Placement Coordinator 2009; UM Writing Tutor 2013-present.
M.F.A. in Creative Writing/Nonfiction, Emerson College; ESL Tutor, Tokyo International University of America 2007-2010; Undergraduate Composition Instructor, Southeast Missouri State University 2010; TESOL Certificate, TEFL International. Writing Consultant, Emerson College 2011-2013; Writing/Reading Instructor, EF International Language School 2012; ESL Instructor, TEFL International, Corinth, Greece, 2010; UM Writing Center Tutor 2014-present.
Philip SchaeferMFA in Creative Writing, University of Montana. Writing Instructor, University of Montana, 2012-2014. Communications Lab Supervisor, Truman State University, 2007-2008.
M.S. Candidate in Environmental Studies, University of Montana. Writer and Social Media Manager, The Peñasco Theatre Collective, 2013. Communications Coordinator, United World College, 2010-2013. Instructor, Luna Community College, 2008. UM Writing Center Tutor 2014-present.
Ph.D. in English, Yale University. Teaching Fellow, Yale University 2009-2011; Writing Tutor, Yale University Writing Center 2009-2011; Teaching Assistant, The Fulbright Commission 2006-2007; UM Writing Center Tutor 2012-present.