M.A.,B.S., Central Michigan University
Ph.D., Bowling Green State University
Elizabeth A. Monske holds a Ph.D. in English with a specialization in Rhetoric and Writing and cognate in Technical Communication from Bowling Green State University. For three years she taught technical writing courses for Louisiana Tech University and acted as a Technical Writing Coordinator.
Hired in 2007 at NMU, Dr. Monske has been involved in many aspects of the department and university. She teaches everything from developmental composition to graduate level courses in rhetoric and various pedagogies.
With research interests in online education and faculty training, she has published in Kairos, Computers and Composition, and the Journal of Educational Technology and Society. Dr. Monske has also presented and given workshops on various aspects of computers and composition and technical communication, i.e. digital identity, eportfolios, and pedagogy, at conferences and faculty seminars. She, along with Dr. Kristine L. Blair of Youngstown State University, has a co-edited collection under contract with IGI Global. Writing and Composing in the Age of MOOCs is due out in 2017.
For the 2016-2017 academic year, Dr. Monske will be on a sabbatical.