Dr. Laura AullDr. Laura Aull

Assistant Professor of English

Contact

Office: C103 Tribble Hall
Phone: (336) 758-4399
Email: aulll@wfu.edu

Degrees

PhD, University of Michigan

MA, University of Notre Dame

MEd, University of Notre Dame

BA, University of Notre Dame

Areas of Interest

  • Corpus Linguistics
  • Combined linguistic and rhetorical approaches to contemporary discourse
  • Institutional history of English
  • First-year writing
  • Writing program administration and assessment
  • U.S. textbook and anthology production and circulation

Courses Taught at Wake Forest

ENG 390/690: Structure of the English Language

ENG 399/699: Written Language in a Digital Era

WRI 111: Slang to Schoolbooks

WRI 111: American ConTexts

WRI 111: Making America

Selected Publications

“Linguistic markers of stance in incoming university writing.” with Zak Lancaster. Forthcoming in Written Communication.

“Directed self-placement questionnaire design: Practices, problems, possibilities.” with Christie Toth. Assessing Writing, Issue 20. April 2014. 1-18.

“Local Assessment: Using Genre Analysis to Validate Directed Self-Placement.” with Anne Ruggles Gere, Zak Lancaster, Moises Perales-Escudero, and Elizabeth Vander Lei. College Composition and Communication. 64.4. June 2013.

“Students creating canons.” Pedagogy. 12.3. Spring 2013.

“Fighting words: A corpus analysis of gender representations in sports reportage.” with David West Brown. Corpora. 8.1. 2013.

 ”Beyond Anthology Inventory.” The Simms Review 19.1/2. 2011.

“Assessing the Validity of Directed Self Placement at a Large University.” with Anne Ruggles Gere, Tim Green, Anne Porter. Assessing Writing. 3.15 2010.


Print This Page Print This Page


Problem? Contact the webmaster

We use Google Analytics to improve our site. Google's privacy policy.

English Department
PO Box 7387
Winston Salem, NC 27109
336-758-5383 | english@wfu.edu
C201 Tribble Hall (campus map)