Brian CarpenterAssociate Professor of English

Office: 506-G Leonard Hall


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