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Gerald Graff, Professor
EDUCATIONPh.D., Stanford University
RESEARCH AND TEACHING INTERESTSDr. Graff has written five books and edited six others in a long career advocating ways that educational institutions can close the gap between academic intellectual culture and that of its students and other citizens. He is a former Guggenheim Fellow and has lectured or consulted on curricular issues at more than 250 colleges and universities. In 2008, he becomes president of the Modern Language Association Of America.
Clueless in Academe: How Schooling Obscures the Life of the Mind
They Say/I Say: The Moves That Matter in Academic Writing (co-written with Cathy Birkenstein-Graff)