Dept. of Writing and Communication
- Ph.D. University of Cincinnati
- M.A. University of Windsor
- B.A. University of Windsor
Janine Morris, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Writing and Communication in the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences at Nova Southeastern University. She is the Graduate Student Coordinator for the Write from the Start Writing and Communication Center. She earned her Ph.D. in English and Comparative Literature with a specialization in Composition and Rhetoric (along with a graduate certificate in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies) from the University of Cincinnati in 2016. Dr. Morris teaches a range of undergraduate courses including composition, professional writing, writing for technologies; and graduate courses including rhetorical criticism and multimodal and digital composing. She is an active faculty member of the Honors college and teaches UNIV courses focused on digital identities.
Her research interests include reading and critical literacy studies; digital composing and multimodal writing; graduate student writing and mentorship; and online writing instruction. She is currently co-PI on a cross-institutional study of online first-year writing student backgrounds and expectations. She has presented at national and regional conferences and her work has been published in Pedagogy, College English Association (CEA) Critic, Computers and Composition, Composition Studies, and Community Literacy Journal.
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