Professor Bob Broad

Professor
  • CURRENT COURSES
  • ENG 409.1Sec 1 Major Figures Writin
  • ENG 599Sec 15 Rsch & Dissertation
  • ENG 494Sec 1 Writing Assess Col&U
  • TEACHING INTERESTS
  • Writing, writing assessment, pedagogies of composition and literature, English education, and research methods.
  • RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • Writing assessment (portfolio and communal assessment), relationships between literacy and democracy, English education, and qualitative research methods.
  • Ph D English / Rhetoric and Composition - 1994
  • Miami University
  • Oxford, Ohio
  • MA English - 1988
  • Middlebury College
  • Middlebury, Vermont
  • BA English - 1981
  • Connecticut College
  • New London, Connecticut
  • SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
  • Broad, Bob. Writing Family: A Rhetorical Autoethnography. In progress.

  • Slomp, David H., Roger Graves, and Bob Broad. “(Re-) Mapping the System: Toward Dialogue-Driven Transformation in the Teaching and Assessment of Writing.”  Alberta Journal of Educational Research 60.3 (Fall 2015).  Print. 

  • Theune, Michael, and Bob Broad. “The Poetry of Evaluation: Helping Students Explore What They Value in Verse.”
    Creative Writing and Education. Ed. Graeme Harper. Buffalo NY: Multilingual Matters Press, 2015. 171-182. Print.
     

  • Broad, Bob. “Mapping A Dialectic with Edward M. White (in Four Scenes).” Writing Assessment in the 21st Century: Essays in Honor of Edward M. White. Eds. Norbert Elliot and Les Perelman. New York: Hampton, 2012. 259-69. Print.
     

  • Broad, Bob. “Strategies and Passions in Empirical Qualitative Research.” Writing Studies Research in Practice: Methods and Methodologies. Eds. Lee Nickoson and Mary P. Sheridan-Rabideau. Carbondale: Southern Illinois UP, 2012. 197-209. Print.
     

  • Broad, Bob., and Michael Theune. “How We Value Contemporary Poetry: An Empirical Inquiry.” College English 73.2 (November 2010) : 113-137. Print.
     

  • PRESENTATIONS
  • FUNDED GRANTS
  • Outstanding Faculty Member
  • Sigma Tau Delta (English Honors Society)
  • 2016
  • Outstanding Researcher (Humanities)
  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • 2012
  • Outstanding University Teacher Award
  • Illinois State University
  • 2009
  • Outstanding Teacher (Humanities)
  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • 2004
  • Teaching Initiative Award
  • Illinois State University
  • 1996