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Donna Rhorer
Associate Professor
School of Humanities
Walk 3-118
318-342-1754
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Donna A Rhorer, Ph D
Associate Professor, English

Education

Ph D

1990, American literature
USL (now ULL)

MA

1981, Renaissance
NLU (now ULM)

BS

1967, Secondary Education
LSU-Baton Rouge

Biographical Sketch

Research Interests

Dr. Rhorer's professional interests include writers of the American Renaissance with emphasis on Nathaniel Hawthorne and his female characters.

Professional Positions

Present September 2014

Member, English Graduate Faculty

Present September 2012

Member, ULM EEOC Committee

December 2008

Secretary, Faculty Advisory Council (FAC) for ULSystem Schools

June 2016 January 2014

Associate Director of School of Education, School of Education in College of Arts, Education, and Sciences

January 2014 January 2011

Interim Associate Dean of Arts and Sciences, ULM College of Arts and Sciences

June 2012 July 2011

President-elect for 2011-2012, ULM Faculty Senate

May 2012 September 2011

Member, ULM Strategic Planning Committee

May 2010 September 2008

Chair, UL System Faculty Advisory Council

Awards & Honors

Consultant, Curriculum Revision for Language Arts.

September 2010 President's Award for Excellence in Service.

July 2008 Faculty Senate President.

September 2007 President-elect.

August 2007 Secretary.

July 2006 Participated in Prime Time, a Family Reading Time program.

April 2003 Faculty Senator.

2003 Nominee, Outstanding Professor.

March 2002 Member, Louisiana State Department of Education's Diploma Enhancement Task Force serving along with State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education Members.

2000 Representative to PK-16+ Early Childhood Consortium reporting to the Governor's Blue Ribbon Commission on Teacher Quality.

1999 Representative to K-16+ Consortium for Language Arts reporting to the Governor's Blue Ribbon Commission on Teacher Quality.

1995 Member, Curriculum Task Force.

Courses Taught

ENGL 2004World Literature Ii, 7 course(s)

ENGL 2005AMERICAN LITERATURE I, 14 course(s)

ENGL 2020Techn Writing Phar/Health Scienc, 4 course(s)

ENGL 3014INTRO TO PERSONAL NARRATIVE, 1 course(s)

ENGL 3020PROF WRITING & COMM: PHARMACY, 14 course(s)

ENGL 3021Prof Wrtg/Comm:health, 6 course(s)

ENGL 3023Prof Wrtg/Comm: Arts, 1 course(s)

ENGL 3024PROF WRITING & COMMUNICATION, 2 course(s)

ENGL 3025ADVANCED GRAMMAR, 5 course(s)

ENGL 4046Adv Prof Writing Comm, 1 course(s)

ENGL 4078AMERICAN LITERARY STUDIES I, 2 course(s)

ENGL 4081Expository Writing, 2 course(s)

ENGL 5015Grammar For Teachers, 1 course(s)

ENGL 5027AMERICAN PROSE, 2 course(s)

GERO 5090INTERNSHIP IN GERONTOLOGY, 1 course(s)

MATH 1018NATURE OF MATHEMATICS, 1 course(s)