​​​​​​​Meet Our Faculty and Staff​ 

Master of Arts in Rhetoric and Writing

Courtney Bates, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of English and Director of the Writing Center
English Faculty Office Room B
419-434-5580
Elkie Burnside, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of English and Director of the Master of Arts in Professional Communication Program
419-434-5572
Christine M. Denecker, Ph.D.
Professor of English and Director of the Center for Teaching and Program Excellence
Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty Office Room A
419-434-6661
Nicole Diederich, Ph.D.
Professor of English and Lead College Credit Plus Faculty Liaison
English Faculty Office Room F
419-434-4568
Sarah Fedirka, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair of English
English Faculty Office Room G
419-434-5473
Harley Ferris, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of English
419-434-5902
Christine E. Tulley
Professor of English, Director of Master in Rhetoric and Writing Program and the Center for Teaching Excellence Faculty Liaison
Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty Office Room I
419-434-4537
Ronald J. Tulley, Ph.D.
Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
419-434-4608