Roark Mulligan
Associate Professor
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Areas of Expertise
American literature (1865-1940) and teaching writing/composition..

Ph.D. English, Univ. of Oregon, 1994
M.A. English, Univ. of Oregon, 1991
M.S. Teaching English, Univ. of Oregon, 1984
B.A. Philosophy, Univ. of California-Berkley, 1976

American Literature Association
Conference on College Composition and Communication
Association for the Study of Literature and Environment
Dreiser Society
Eastern Communication
Kenneth Burke Society
Megabyte University (MBU) Discussion List
National Council of Teachers of English
Virginia Association of Teachers of English
Writing Program Administrators (WPA) Discussion List

Community Involvement
State Judge of Student Literary Magazines for the National Council of Teachers of English
Judge of the Achievement in Writing Awards for the National Council of Teachers of English
Judge, Forensics Tournament, Region 1 (Newport News) and Bay Rivers District (Poquoson)
University Supervisor of Student Teachers, Newport News and Gloucester School Districts
Odyssey of the Mind Coach, Poquoson School District