Associate Professor of English
Ph.D., Rhetoric and Composition, University of South Florida
M.A., English, Old Dominion University
B.A., English, Temple University
Office: 138 Franco Building
Dr. Christian Weisser is an Associate Professor of English at Penn State Berks. He serves as Coordinator of both the Professional Writing Program and the Writing Across the Curriculum Program. Dr. Weisser is the Editor of Composition Forum, a peer-reviewed scholarly journal in rhetoric and composition. His research focuses upon the ways in which writing can move beyond traditional disciplinary and academic boundaries, and he has authored or co-authored six books and numerous articles on this subject. He enjoys teaching courses in technical, business, and electronic writing, basic and advanced composition, and environmental rhetoric.
Most Recent Publications:
Weisser, Christian, and Christopher Keller. The Locations of Composition. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2007.
Weisser, Christian. Moving Beyond Academic Discourse: Composition Studies and the Public Sphere. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2002.