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Dr. R. Windy Charles
Professor of English
Secondary Education Liaison
Director of the Learning Center

EDUCATION
PhD Language Arts, University of Georgia: composition pedagogy
MA English, University of Georgia: English, pre-fifteenth century British literature
BA University of Georgia: English

TEACHING
ENG 456 Reading Improvement at the Secondary Level
ENG 455 Survey of English Usage for Teachers
ENG 450 Seminar in Composition Studies
ENG 440 Reading and Writing in the Content Area
ENG 402 Medieval Literature
ENG 203 British Lit 1
ENG 101-102 Composition

SERVICE
Dr. Charles is the Director of the Learning Center in Demorest. As Secondary Education Liaison, she is academic advisor to the English education students, undergraduate and graduate, and she frequently serves as capstone evaluator for the MA/MAT program. She serves on the Graduate Education Committee and the QEP Professional Development Committee.

BACKGROUND
In addition to her teaching at Piedmont College, Dr Charles is also the English secondary education liaison and the director of the Learning Center. Like all Piedmont English faculty, she can and has taught most of the English courses offered, but her interests are in pre-fifteenth century British literature, science fiction, and young adult fiction. In her work as liaison, she advises secondary education students on the undergraduate and graduate level and teaches English pedagogy courses.