Janet Boyd

Associate Professor

School of the Humanities


Dr. Janet Boyd is an associate professor of English and the director of the School of the Humanities. She has been teaching at Fairleigh Dickinson since 2005. She earned a B.A. from Rutgers College, and an M.A. and  Ph.D. from Columbia University's Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Her teaching and research interests include first-year writing, English grammar, American literature, and interdisciplinary Modernism.

Dr. Boyd has published articles in the Journal of Basic Writing, Academic Exchange Quarterly, Writing Spaces Volume 2, and Sound Instruction. She is the editor of the Gertrude Stein chapter in the forthcoming Poetry Criticism series (Gale/Cengage). She co-edited with Sharon J. Kirsch a volume of collected essays called Primary Stein: Returning to the Writing of Gertrude Stein (2014). She and Kirsch serve as editors for Innovation and Activism in American Women's Writing, a book series that focuses on writing by women who have sought to critique or transform their communities, countries, cultures, identities or aesthetics.

 


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Dr. Janet Boyd is an associate professor of English and the director of the School of the Humanities.

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Dr. Boyd is an associate professor of English and the director of the School of the Humanities - See more at: http://staging2.fdu.edu/faculty-staff-profile-pages/janet793_boyd/#sthash.FW9JUT94.dpuf
University College

School of the Humanities
Mail Stop T-UH1-01
1000 River Road
Teaneck, NJ 07666


Spring Office Hours:

Mondays/Tuesdays/Thursdays

10:30am-3:30pm


Courses Taught:

ENWR0098 Fundamentals of Academic Writing

ENWR1101 Academic Writing

ENWR1102 Academic Research and Writing

ENGL3200 English Grammar

ENGL3056 Modernism