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Lecturer (Temp)

University of Central Oklahoma


Dr. Rose Neal worked as an adjunct professor for UCO for 4 years before being hired this year as a lecturer teaching freshman composition.  Most recently, Dr. Neal presented a paper on teaching concurrent composition at the College English Association conference in New Orleans.  She has also presented papers on transcendentalism, transatlantic literature, and biography.  Currently under review, Dr. Neal has written an article for the From the Archives section in Legacy journal. She earned a doctorate in American literature from Swansea University in Wales in 2015. Dr. Neal also received a Bachelor’s Degree in English Education from Southwestern Oklahoma State University and a Master’s Degree in 19th Century American Literature from the University of Central Oklahoma.  Additionally, she was awarded the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Certification in Adolescence and Young Adulthood/English Language Arts. Previously, Dr. Neal was an assistant professor at Southwestern Oklahoma State University and an advanced placement teacher at Deer Creek High School in Edmond.  When not teaching or researching, Dr. Neal enjoys gardening and traveling with her husband Chris.

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