Honors College

Dr. Margaret E. Weaver

Margaret E. Weaver

Email

Phone

417-836-5360

(work)

Office

Siceluff Hall 210

Department

English

Postal mail

Missouri State University
English
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897 work
Professor

Education

  • PhD in Humanities (specialization: Composition Theory and Rhetoric, secondary: ESL), 1997, University of Texas at Arlington

Teaching

  • ENG 100  Basic Writing
  • 110 Writing I
  • 210 Writing II
  • 520/629 Composition and Rhetoric for High School and Junior College
  • 523/623 Writing Center Theory and Practice
  • 525/627 History of Rhetoric
  • 526/628 Modern Rhetorical Theory
  • 720 Composition Theory
  • 721 Theory of Basic Writing
  • 722 Literacy Theory and Composition
  • 725 Gendered Rhetoric and Pedagogy

Research and professional interests

  • Composition theory and pedagogy
  • Rhetorical theory
  • History of rhetoric
  • Feminist theory and rhetoric

Awards and honors

  • University Foundation Award in Teaching, 2011-12
  • Outstanding Honors Instructor, Fall 2010
  • International Writing Centers Association Outstanding Scholarship Award, Best Article in 2004. “Censoring What Tutors’ Clothing ‘Says’: The ‘Right’ Path or Violation of First Amendment Rights?” Writing  Center Journal  24.2 (2004): 19-36.
  • College Service Award, Southwest Missouri State University, 2003-04.
  • College Teaching Award, Southwest Missouri State University, 2002-03.
  • International Writing Centers Association Outstanding Scholarship Award Nominee, Best Article in 2001. “Resistance is Anything But Futile: Some More Thoughts on Writing Conference Summaries.” Writing Center Journal 21.2 (2001): 35-56.
  • University Teaching Award, Southwest Missouri State University, 2000-01.