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Alan Reid

Assistant Professor, English

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Office Hours: Monday 12p-6p; and by appointment 

Writing heightens consciousness.” – Walter Ong


Dr. Reid joined Coastal Carolina University in 2014 as Assistant Professor of First-Year Writing & Instructional Technologies. He teaches courses in composition, new media, and instructional design. His scholarly publications reside in new media, mainly, and he contributes work regularly to the Center for Research and Reform in Education at Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Reid also co-founded the digital badge program, Coastal Composition Commons. He lives in Wilmington, NC where he chases waves with his wife and four children. 


Ph.D. in Instructional Design & Technology (Old Dominion University)

M.A.T. (University of North Carolina Wilmington)

B.A. in English (The Ohio State University)

Research Areas

New Media

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