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Academic and Educator Studying Postcolonial Anglophone Literature

Teaching

Present Teaching Positions and Courses 

Miami Dade College – Miami, Florida

Assistant Professor: 2019 – Present

  • LIT 2000 – Introduction to Literature: “Global Utopias and Dystopias”
  • ENC 1101 – College Composition and Changemaking I: “Plastic Pollution in Miami”
  • ENC 1102 – College Composition and Changemaking II: “Climate Change and Action”
  • ENC 1102 – College Composition and Changemaking II: “Food and Social Justice” (Online)

ENC 1102 students visiting Xavier Cortada’s art gallery to learn about Florida’s ecology. As part of our service-learning field trip, undergraduates planted mangroves to help Miami adapt to sea-level rise and climate change.

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 
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Past Teaching Positions and Courses  

Arizona State University – Tempe, Arizona

Faculty Associate: 2018

  • ENG 494 – “Reading Violence: Literature and the Birth of Terrorism” (Online)
  • ENG 200 – Critical Reading and Writing about Literature: “The Lives of Animals” (Online)

Graduate Teaching Associate: 2013 – 2017

  • ENG 101 – First-Year Composition I
  • ENG 102 – First-Year Composition II
  • ENG 105 – Advanced First-Year Composition
  • ENG 200 – Critical Reading and Writing about Literature: “Texts and the City”
  • ENG 200 – Critical Reading and Writing about Literature: “Outsiders and Outcasts”
  • ENG 200 – Critical Reading and Writing about Literature: “Representations of Disability in Literature” (Online)
  • ENG 200 – Critical Reading and Writing about Literature: “Genre Benders” (Online)
  • ENG 204 – Introduction to Contemporary Literature: “21st Century Anglophone Global Literature”
  • ENG 436 – Postcolonial Literature: “Cannibals, Carnivores, and Consumerism in Postcolonial Literature and Culture”

Florida Atlantic University – Boca Raton, Florida

Instructor: 2011 – 2012

  • LIT 2030 Interpretation of Poetry
  • ENC 3213 Writing for Management
  • ENC 1102 First-Year Composition II
  • ENC 1101 First-Year Composition I

Graduate Teaching Associate: 2009 – 2011

  • ENC 1102 First-Year Composition I
  • ENC 1101 First-Year Composition I