Heather Urbanski, Ph.D., Professional Writing, English Studies | Fitchburg State University
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Faculty Directory » Heather Urbanski

English Studies

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2020
Please email Dr. Urbanski to schedule an appointment.

Office Information:

Room Number: Miller Hall 210
Phone: 978.665.3679
Email: hurbansk@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

Writing I (ENGL 1100)
Writing II (ENGL 1200)
Honor's English (HON 1050)
Honor's English (HON 1200)
Writing the Science Fiction & Fantasy Novel (ENGL 3015)
Genre/Form/Themes:Culture of Science Writing (ENGL 3026)
Writing Sci-Fi and Fantasy: A Community Approach  (ENGL 3063)
Writing for Organizations (ENGL 3860)


Ph.D., Lehigh University (English - Composition and Science Fiction)
M.A., Rowan University (Writing - Composition and Rhetoric)
B.S., summa cum laude, Rowan University (Business Administration)

Research Interests:

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
Contemporary Rhetoric
Science Fiction
Professional Writing
Technology and Rhetoric
Popular Culture
New Media
Cultural Studies

Professional Affiliations:

NTE - National Council of Teachers of English
CCCC - Conference on College Composition and Communication
CWPA - Council of Writing Program Administrators
MLA - Modern Language Association
NeMLA - Northeast Modern Language Association
WSFS - World Science Fiction Society
PCA - Popular Culture Association