Melissa Johnson

Assistant Professor

Melissa Johnson

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Administration
Department of Academic and Faculty Affairs: Libraries

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

  • (706) 667-4907
  • LIBR 132

Education

  • MA, English Language and Literatur Valdosta State University, 2017

  • MLIS, Library and Information Scienc Valdosta State University, 2012

  • BA, English Language and Literatur Augusta State University, 2009

Awards & Honors

  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, 2017

  • 2016 Outstanding Faculty Award - University Libraries Augusta University Faculty Senate, 2016

  • SoTL Fellowship Office of Faculty Development and Teaching Excellence, 2015

  • MLA International Bibliography Fellow Modern Language Association, 2015

  • Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society, 2009

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • ENGL 1101

    College Composition I
  • INQR 1000

    Fund. of Academic Inquiry
  • ENGL 1102

    College Composition II

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Book Review - Let Us Now Praise Famous Gullies, 2018
    Book Review
  • Creating the Arsenal: Augusta University’s Undergraduate Research Journal, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Preserve Local and Institution-Specific Data During Migration to a Network Cataloging Environment, 2017
    Conference Proceeding
  • Cents and Sensibility: Planning the 14th Georgia Literary Festival, 2017
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
  • From Chaos to Community: Two Libraries Finding a Unified Direction, 2016
    Conference Proceeding

Department Service

  • Reese Library Employee Outreach Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • IGIVE Department Champion 2017 - 2017

    Role: Committee Chair
  • "Pi Day" Celebration 2017

    Role: Committee Chair

College Service

  • University Libraries Assembly 2018 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Associate Director of Reese Library Search Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Director's Leadership Team 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Augusta University Senate Curriculum and Academic Policies Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Augusta University Senate Dispute Resolution and Grievance Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Augusta University Faculty Club 2016 - Present

    Role: Other
  • USG - Affordable Learning Georgia 2014 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Augusta University Faculty Senate Assembly 2017

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • Student Appreciation Day - Pig Out 2017 2017

    Role: Other
  • EFL -Graduate School Panel 2017

    Role: Guest Speaker

Professional Service

  • ACRL - Science and Technology Section Signal Newsletter 2016 - Present

    Role: Editor
  • The Arsenal: Augusta University's Undergraduate Journal 2015 - Present

    Role: Editor
  • Association of College and Research Libraries - Literatures in English Section 2015 - Present

    Role: Program Coordinator
  • Association of College and Research Libraries - Science and Technology Section 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Southeastern Library Association - Resources and Technical Services Section 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair

Public Service

  • Grovetown High School Band of Warriors 2010 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Berry Fleming Book Festival 2016 - 2017

    Role: Other
  • Georgia Literary Festival 2014 - 2015

    Role: Other