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Dan Driscoll

Dan Driscoll, MA

Coordinator, Writing Curriculum Initiatives
University Writing Program
Teaching Professor of English
Department of English and Philosophy
Office: 5016 MacAlister


  • MA, Creative Writing, Temple University, 2004
  • BA, Communications: Radio/TV/Film, Rowan College of New Jersey, 1995

Curriculum Vitae:

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Research Interests:

  • Genre and Writing Studies
  • Fiction
  • Writing in the Disciplines/Writing Across the Curriculum
  • First-year Writing


Dan teaches first-year and upper-level writing classes. Through his work in the University Writing Program, he helps colleagues across Drexel integrate writing in their courses and draw on best writing practices to support their students’ writing work. Dan has received the Barbara G. Hornum Award for Teaching Excellence (2014), the Pennoni Honors College Award for Outstanding Teaching in the Honors Program (2016), and the Student Life Rafiki “Friend” Award (2008).