Greg Glau, PhD

Greg  Glau Director of English Composition, Associate Professor
Northern Arizona University
Rhetoric & the Teaching of Writing


Greg Glau is Director of English Composition at NAU. Previously, he was Director of Writing Programs at ASU, where he taught since 1994. Greg received his MA in Rhetoric and Composition from Northern Arizona University, and his PhD in Rhetoric, Composition, and the Teaching of English from the University of Arizona. From 1994 to 2000, Greg directed ASUs basic writing Stretch Program. With Linda Adler-Kassner of Eastern Michigan University, Greg is co-editor of the Bedford Bibliography of Basic Writing (2001; second edition 2005). Greg also is coauthor of Scenarios for Writing (Mayfield/McGraw-Hill, 2001) and The McGraw-Hill Guide: Writing for College, Writing for Life with Duane Roen and Barry Maid (McGraw-Hill: 2009). Greg has published in the Journal of Basic Writing, WPA: Writing Program Administration, Rhetoric Review, English Journal, The Writing Instructor, IDEAS Plus, and Arizona English Bulletin. Hes coauthor of a chapter in The Writing Program Administrator as Theorist (Rose and Weiser; Heineman), and author of a chapter in The Writing Program Administrator's Resource: A Guide to Reflective Institutional Practice (Enos and Brown; Erlbaum). Greg regularly presents at CCCC and has presented at WPA, MLA, RMMLA, the Western States Composition Conference, NCTE, and others. He (with Duane Roen and Barry Maid) is immediate past managing editor of WPA: Writing Program Administration.