Candis Bond

Director of the Writing Center

Candis Bond

Director of the Writing Center

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of English & World Languages

Bio

Director of the Augusta University Writing Center; Assistant Professor of English; Affiliated Faculty, Women's and Gender Studies.

  • (706) 667-4722
  • AN N231

Education

  • Ph.D., English Language and Literature, General St Louis University, 2015

  • MA, English Language and Literature, General St Louis University, 2010

  • BA, Creative Writing Loyola University Chicago, 2008

Awards & Honors

  • Education Innovation Fund (EIF) Grant Division of Instruction and Innovation, Augusta University, 2020

  • Southeastern Writing Centers Association Christine Cozzens Research Grant Southeastern Writing Centers Association (SWCA), 2019

  • International Writing Centers Association Travel Grant International Writing Centers Association, 2018

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • HONR 4000H

    Honors Thesis
  • ENGL 3830

    Writing Center Theory & Practi
  • CURS 4990

    Undergrad Research III
  • ENGL 1101

    College Composition I

Teaching Interests

Writing Center Studies; Rhetorics of Space, Place, and Identity; Feminist Theory and Pedagogy; Queer Theory; British Modernism; Virginia Woolf; Bloomsbury Group; History of the Novel; Women's Literature

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Leveling the Playing Field in Composition? Findings from a Writing Fellow Pilot, 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • “I have measured out my life with coffee spoons”: On Time and Motherhood as a First-Generation PhD, 2020
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
  • Emotional Labor, Postnatal Writerly Identity: Postpartum Depression and the Writing Center, 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • “I need help on many things please": A Case Study Analysis of First-Generation College Students’ Use of the Writing Center, 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Minding the (Gender) Gap: A Rhetorical Approach to Teaching STEMM Students about Citation Styles, 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Writing Center Studies; Rhetorics of Space, Place, and Identity; Feminist Theory and Pedagogy; Queer Theory; British Modernism; Virginia Woolf; Bloomsbury Group; History of the Novel; Women's Literature

Department Service

  • English and World Languages Professional Writing and Rhetoric Committee 2021 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • English and Foreign Languages Assessment/Program Review 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • English Freshman College Composition Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Search Committee: Assistant Professor of English and Director of Composition 2019 - 2020

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Search Committee: Limited-Term Instructor of English Composition 2019 - 2019

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Ad Hoc Pamplin College By-Law Review Committee 2021 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • University Curriculum and Policy Committee 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Women's and Gender Studies Advisory Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Academic Success Center Faculty Advisory Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Gateways to Completion (G2C) 2018 - 2020

    Role: Committee Chair
  • 2020 - 2020

    Role: Guest Speaker

Professional Service

  • The Peer Review 2020 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Southeastern Writing Center Association Center Acknowledgement and Recognition of Excellence (SWCA-CARE) Certification Program 2020 - Present

    Role: Chairperson
  • Southeastern Writing Centers Association Board 2020 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Writing Center Journal 2020 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • College Composition and Communication 2019 - Present

    Role: Reviewer

Public Service

  • Writing Center: Public Roundtable on Sustainable Fiction Writing 2021 - 2021

    Role: Workshop Organizer
  • Writing Center: Mindful Writing Workshop for Public 2020 - 2020

    Role: Workshop Organizer
  • Writing Center: Public Workshop on Tips for Navigating College and College Writing 2020 - 2020

    Role: Workshop Organizer
  • Columbia County Board of Education, Greenbriar High School Teacher Development Day 2019 - 2019

    Role: Workshop Organizer
  • Augusta University Writing Center and Richmond-Augusta Public Library System 2018 - 2018

    Role: Workshop Organizer