Zan Gonçalves, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Writing
Division of Humanities

Ph.D., English, Composition and Rhetoric, University of Massachusetts Amherst 

Courses Taught
  • College Writing I and II
  • The Teaching of Writing for Secondary Teachers of English
  • First-year Seminar
Zan Walker-Goncalves

Research Interests
Teaching Writing; Teaching Ethical Issues Across the Curriculum; Addressing Social Justice in the Classroom and Beyond; Service Learning

Teaching Interests
Deliberative Dialogue; Writing; Teacher Training; Faculty Workshops

  • “Review of Undoing the Silence: Six Tools for Social Change Writing by Louise Dunlap” Reflections:  A Journal of Writing, Service-Learning, and Community Literacy 7:3 Fall 2008.
  • Sexuality and the Politics of Ethos in the Writing Classroom.  2006.  Studies in Writing and Rhetoric.  Southern Illinois University Press.
  • Using Deliberative Dialogue Briefs in the Community and Classroom.  2005.  In-house Publication, Franklin Pierce University, Rindge, NH.
  • University Computing Advisory Committee (UCAC)
  • Faculty Development Committee

Personal Interests 
Gardening; cooking; physical, spiritual and emotional fitness; child rearing; dog training; poetry; writing; meditation

Contact Information
Office location: 05B Edgewood
Phone: 603.899.1012,  413.773.9081