A Life in Composition

Sondra Perl

B. A., Simmons College, Art History/English

1969

M. A., NYU

1972

"Women in Lit: Responses and Reactions of Selected Comm. College Students"

1972

Assistant Prof., Hostos Community College

1972 - 1978

Ph.D., NYU

1978

Dissertation: "Five Writers Writing"

1978

Professor, Lehman College

1978 - 2012

Co-Founder/Director, New York City Writing Project

1978 - 1988

NCTE Promising Researcher Award

1979

Guggenheim Fellow

1984

Lehman Excellence in Teaching

1994

Landmark Essays Edited Volume

1994

CUNY Graduate Center Appointment

1995 - 2012

Rhetorician of the Year, Young Rhetoricians Conference

1995

Carnegie Foundation's Professor of the Year NYS

1996

Co-Director, Looking Both Ways

1998 - 2006

Through Teacher's Eyes

1998

Co-coordinator, WAC, Lehman College

1999 - 2005

Felt Sense

2004

Lehman College Award for Excellence in Scholarship

2005

On Austrian Soil

2005

Writing True: Creative Non-Fiction

2006

Director, Holocaust Educators Network

2006 - 2012

Stepping on My Brother's Head (w/ Charles Schuster)

2010

Simmons College Lifetime Achievement Award

2012

Charles Schuster

B.A., Ohio State University

1967

M.A., Hunter College

1971

Dissertation: Dickens & the Testimony of Appearances

1977

Ph.D., University of Iowa, May

1977

Director, Composition Program, UW--Milwaukee

1985 - 1992

UW-Milwaukee, Professor

1985 - 2012

CCCC Nominated Program Chair

1990

CCCC Outstanding Book Award Politics of Writing Instruction

1993

Director, Writing Center, UW-Milwaukee

1994 - 1996

CWPA Elected President

1994 - 1996

Series Editor, Heinemann-Boynton/Cook

1994 - 2012

Director, Edison Initiative, UW--Milwaukee

1996 - 1999

Assoc. Dean, Hum. & Comm., UW-Milwaukee

1999 - 2008

College Editor, Boynton/Cook

2001 - 2012

CCCC Nominated Program Chair

2006

Director, Honors College, Univ of Wisc--Milwaukee

2008 - 2012