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Vanessa Watts

Vanessa Watts

Professional Writing Instructor
Writing Studies, Rhetoric, and Composition


Writing Center Bio

Degrees: BA in Literature and Psychology from Alderson-Broaddus College, Philippi, WV. MA in Psychology from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA. MA in English from Syracuse University. MSW degree in 2014 (at SU). 

Academic interests: postmodern theory; film studies; media/pop culture influence on public perception; psychology/social work
Courses taught: WRT 105, WRT 195, WRT 205, WRT 209, WRT 307. 

Personal note: In her spare time, Vanessa hikes another ADK high peak, binges on audio books, and drinks Italian reds.