Penn State University
David F. Green Jr. is an Associate Professor of English and the Director of First-Year Writing at Howard University. He remains committed to serving historically underrepresented students and theorizing rhetoric and composition practice at minority serving institutions. Dr. Green is the editor of Visions and Cyphers, a writing studies textbook composed with an emphasis on culture and language research in composition studies. Additionally, He has published several articles on race, writing, assessment, and critical language use, in such journals as College English, Understanding and Dismantling Privilege, Changing English, and Compositions Studies. He served as program chair for the 2018 Teaching Composition and Rhetoric at HBCUs symposium and is an advocate for rhetoric and composition research at HBCUs. His research interests include Hip Hop, African American rhetoric, Writing Assessment, Writing Program Administration, Critical Pedagogy, and Emancipatory Composition studies. He is currently the Secretary of the Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) and serves on the board for the NCTE/CCCCs affiliated Black Caucus.