TaylorCLR2I am a doctoral candidate in Rhetoric and Composition at Purdue University with research interests in public rhetorics, professional writing, and Appalachian Studies. My dissertation is a yearlong ethnographic study of public rhetoric at an Appalachian advocacy organization. I have experience teaching Introductory Composition, English Composition, Business Writing, and Rhetorical Grammar. Through a research collaboration at Purdue, I currently serve as technical writer for Project ARCH, a Veterans Health Administration initiative to increase access to healthcare for Veterans in rural and highly rural areas.

Read about my dissertation on public rhetorics at the Urban Appalachian Council.


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Other Research Projects

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Teaching Philosophy Statement

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Teaching Materials

Sample Student Work

Sample Student Work