Meet David J. Reamer
Chair/Associate Professor, English
2000 University of Michigan, B.A.
2004 University of Arizona, M.A.
2009 University of Arizona, Ph.D.
Courses Taught: First Year Writing
Publication Editing and Design
Writing for Interactive Media
Writing on and for the Web
Career Specialties: David Reamer specializes in rhetoric, composition and technical communication. He has experience in publication editing and journalism, including past editorial positions with
FYHC: First-Year Honors Composition
. He teaches courses in all of these areas, focusing in particular on ethical practices, professionalism, civic engagement and experiential learning. His scholarly work has been published in
and the edited collection
Stories of Mentoring
Professional and Community Activities: Reamer is on the peer review boards of the journals
. He is an active member of the Conference on College Composition and Communication, the Association of Teachers of Technical Writing, the Society for Technical Communication and the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association, presenting regularly at these organizations' annual conferences. Reamer also works with area nonprofits on service-learning projects for his students and participates in UT’s biannual Into the Streets volunteering events. Reamer serves as director of UT's new media production interdisciplinary program and co-coordinates the professional and technical writing minor.