Brian Carpenter

  • Brian CarpenterAssociate Professor of English

    Office: 340 Sutton Hall
    Phone: 724-357-2271


    PhD, University of Pittsburgh

    Academic Interests:

    Language Use, Pedagogy, Discourse Analysis, Teacher Education


    My teaching experiences have taken me to Japan, Mexico, and Uruguay. I am interested in how language constructs teacher and learner’s educational experiences. I am also interested in learning more about how our social worlds inform teaching and learning experiences.

    Course Specialties:

    426/526 ESL Methods and Materials 

    ESL Methods and Materials, Grammar and Teaching, Research Writing, Student Teaching Observations and Mentoring