Patricia M. Dyer, PhD
Professor, Director of the Writing Center
Degrees: PhD, University of Delaware
Courses Taught: Linguistics, Business Communication, Technical Writing, Intercultural Communication, English as a Second Language
Dr. Dyer teaches courses in applied linguistics, intercultural communication, and
professional writing. She is the Director of the Writing Center and Coordinator of
Dr. Dyer’s research interests include contrastive rhetoric, second language acquisition, second language teaching pedagogy, writing and critical thinking, and writing center pedagogy.