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Matthew Davis, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of English, College of Liberal Arts
  • Telephone: 617-287-6304
  • Office Location: Wheatley Hall, 06, 0004

Areas of Expertise

Literacy studies, technology and composition, composition theory and pedagogy, writing transfer, and collaborative learning and writing

Degrees

PhD, Florida State University
MA, North Carolina State University
BA, University of Kansas

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Courses taught at UMass Boston:


Undergraduate 
Engl 101 – Freshman English I
Engl 203 – Writing: Craft, Context, Design
Engl 306 – Advanced Nonfiction Writing
Engl 312 – Digital Culture and Composition
Engl 379 – Professional and New Media Writing
Engl 448 – Perspectives on Literacy
Engl 464 – Advanced Studies in Language: Rhetoric, New Media, and the US Presidential Election
Engl 475 & 477 – English Internships I & II

Graduate
Engl 613 – Teaching English with Technology
Engl 673 – Digital Writing
Engl 695 – Independent Study: WAC & Online Writing Center Work
Engl 696 – Independent Study: War in 20th C Fiction & Poetry
Engl 697 – Seminar for Tutors