Department of Writing and Rhetoric

O'Dowd Hall, Room 378
586 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
(location map)
(248) 370-2746
fax: (248) 370-2748

Megan Schoen

Megan Schoen
Megan Schoen
Title: Assistant Professor and Director of First-Year Writing
Office: 382 O'Dowd Hall
Phone: (248) 370-4134


Ph.D., Purdue University, 2012 (English, concentration in Rhetoric and 
M.Ed., The Ohio State University, 2004 (English Education)
M.A., The University of Toledo, 1999 (English Literature)
B.A., Miami University, 1997 (English Literature, History)


Megan Schoen completed her Ph.D. in English (Rhetoric and Composition) at Purdue University in 2012. Her research interests include composition studies, writing program administration, rhetorical theory, and comparative rhetorics. Megan has published in Rhetoric Review and Writing Program Administration: Journal of the Council of Writing Program
AdministratorsShe is a co-founder and co-managing editor of Present Tense: A Journal of Rhetoric in SocietyMegan serves as the director of Oakland University’s First-Year Writing Program.