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Scott Chien-Hsiung Chiu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, English and Writing Center Director

Email: chchiu@callutheran.edu
Phone: 805-493-3785
Office: 209 HUM

Profile

Scott C. Chiu is director of the Writing Center and assistant professor of English at California Lutheran University. He leads the planning and implementation of the Writing Center programs, which emphasize multiliteracy practices, community outreach, and research on writing center pedagogies. He teaches basic writing, writing center theory and practice, and introduction to TESOL. His current research focuses on L1/L2 writing transfer, translingual approaches, writing center studies, and community literacies.

Education

Ph.D. Michigan State University

Expertise

Writing Center Studies

Second Language Studies

Writing Transfer

L2 Writing & multilingualism

Publications


“Negotiating Multiple Identities in Second- or Foreign-Language Writing in Higher Education” in C. Anson & J. Moore (Eds.), Critical Transitions: Writing and the Question of Transfer (pp. 303-334). (2016). Perspectives on Writing. Fort Collins, Colorado: The WAC Clearinghouse and University Press of Colorado. (With Stacey M. Cozart, Tine Wirenfeldt Jensen, Gitte Wichmann-Hansen, Ketevan Kupatadze). Available at http://wac.colostate.edu/books/ansonmoore/