Patricia M Dyer, PhD
Professor of English
Director of the Writing Center
Director of the Study Abroad Program
Office: Kapelski Learning Center
Degrees: PhD, University of Delaware
Research Interests: Contrastive Rhetoric; Second Language Acquisition; Second Language Pedagogy; Writing and Critical Thinking; Writing Center Pedagogy
Professor Dyer teaches courses in applied linguistics, intercultural communication, and professional writing. She is the Director of the Writing Center and the Director of the Study Abroad Program. Professor Dyer's research interests include contrastive rhetoric, second language acquisition, second language pedagogy, writing and critical thinking, and writing center pedagogy.