Laura L. Miller

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Instructor of English

 

 

Email: laura.l.miller@jsums.edu

Phone:  601.979.1129   

Office Location: Dollye M.E, Robinson Liberal Arts Building, 4th floor, Office #402

 

DEGREES:

                         M.A.,   Jackson State University, English

                         B.A.,    Jackson State University, English

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Primary research interests include the impact of emergent technologies on teaching, learning, and student retention.

 

COURSES TAUGHT:

Composition I

Composition II

World Literature

Advance Composition

Professional Writing

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

                        National Council of Teachers of English

National Education Association

 

RECENT PUBLICATIONS AND/OR CREATIVE WORKS:

“Cultivating Metacognitive Learners: Merging Pedagogy, Content, and Technology” (Jackson State University’s Fall Faculty and Staff Seminar, 2016)

 

“The Returnee’s Struggle: Leaving a Citizen, Adopting New Citizenship, Returning a Foreigner” (Mississippi Philological Association, Mississippi University for Women, 2016)

 

“The Struggle between Nostalgia and Indifference in the Quest for Home among Millennial Returnees (Mississippi Philological Association, Delta State University, 2017).

 

Composition and Composition and Research Supplementary E-Books (The Digital Core Cyberlearning iBook Teaching with Technology Initiative, Jackson State University, 2016)

 

UNIVERSITY SERVICE

Coordinator of Freshman English

Faculty advisor for The Student Advisory Council

Faculty advisor for Essence of a Lady Tiger