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Abigail L. Bowers, Ph.D.

English
Associate Professor
Campus:
Ashtabula
Contact Information
Phone:
440-964-4278
Fax:
440-964-4269

Biography

With the Ashtabula Campus since 2011

Areas of Research/Study/Academic Interest

  • 20th Century America Literature
  • Postwar American Literature
  • Critical Theory
  • Pop Culture Studies
  • American Culture Studies

Teaching Areas/Courses

  • Composition
  • American Literature
  • Great Books I
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Critical Thinking and Literary Theory
  • Rhetoric and Writing Studies
  • Fundamentals of English Grammar
  • Gender and Language

Professional Experience

  • Associate Professor, English Department, Kent State University, Ashtabula (2017 - present)
  • Assistant Professor, English Department, Kent State University, Ashtabula (2011-2017)
  • Post-Doctoral Lecturer, English Department, Texas A&M University (2009-2011)
  • Instructor, Humanities Division, Blinn College (2005-2011)
  • Instructor, English Department, Texas A&M University (2003-2009)
  • Instructor, English Department, Bowling Green State University (2001-2003)

 

Education

B.A., English, Bowling Green State University (2000) , M.A., English, Bowling Green State University (2003), Ph.D., English, Texas A&M University (2009)

Awards/Achievements

  • Nominated, Outstanding Composition Instructor Award, KSUA (2019)
  • Nominated, 50th Annual Distinguished Teacher Award, College of Arts and Sciences, Kent State University (2019)
  • University Teaching Council Faculty Recognition Award, KSUA (2015)
  • Guest Speaker, Dean's List Reception, KSUA (2015)
  • English Department Dissertation Fellowship, Texas A&M University (2007)
  • College of Liberal Arts Dissertation Award, Texas A&M University (2006)