Department of Writing and Rhetoric

Write Here, Write Now.
Claire Mischker
Claire Mischker
Director of the Graduate Writing Center & Instructor
Lamar Hall 405

Claire Mischker is the director of The Graduate Writing Center as well as an instructor of Freshman Composition. She earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in English Literature from Winthrop University in South Carolina and completed her Ph.D. in English at the University of Mississippi with a concentration in Modern American Literature. Her literary research focuses on gender theory in the novels of William Faulkner. Furthermore, she has worked in Writing Centers at both Winthrop and UM, including six years of exclusive work with graduate students, the majority of whom were international, in the University of Mississippi’s Graduate Writing Center.

Education

Ph.D. in English, American Literature concentration, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS
Master of Arts in English, Literature concentration, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC
Bachelor of Arts in English, Literature concentration, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC