Jackie Grutsch McKinney
Director of the Writing Center and Professor of English
Jackie Grutsch McKinney has over fifteen years experience in administrating writing center and writing programs. She has published three award-winning books and numerous articles and chapters in writing studies, mostly in writing center studies. She is currently the president of the International Writing Centers Association.
President, International Writing Centers Association
Director of the Writing Center, Ball State University
Director of the Writing Program, Ball State University
PhD in English (Rhetoric and Composition)
University of North Carolina, Greensboro
MA in English (Rhetoric and Composition)
New Mexico State University
BA in English/Secondary Education
University of St. Thomas
Research and Publications
The Working Lives of Writing Center Directors. Logan, UT: Utah State University Press, 2016. [With Nikki Caswell & Becky Jackson] Winner of 2017 IWCA Outstanding Book Award.
Strategies for Writing Center Research. Lenses on Composition Series. Anderson, SC: Parlor Press, 2016. Winner of 2017 IWCA Outstanding Book Award.
Peripheral Visions for Writing Centers. Logan, UT: Utah State University Press, 2013. Print. Winner of the 2014 IWCA Outstanding Book Award.
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