Director, Writing Studies Program
Department of Literature
MA, Literature, American University BA, English, UC Berkeley
Lacey Wootton completed her MA in Literature at AU in 1999 and has taught in the Writing Studies Program since then. Prior to her time at AU, she earned a BA in English from U.C. Berkeley, worked in publishing, and returned to Berkeley to earn her teaching credential in English through the Bay Area Writing Project. She taught English in Northern California and on U.S. military bases in the Philippines, northern Japan, and Okinawa. She is currently enrolled in the PhD program in Writing and Rhetoric at George Mason University. Her research centers on academic-labor issues, affective labor, and writing across the curriculum.