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Pamela Simmons

Position: Associate Professor of English Department: English

Contact Info

Office: 206 Hall-Patterson Phone: 336-750-2056

Educational Background

  • BA, Speech and Theatre; Albany State University (GA)
  • MA, English Literature; Northwestern State University of Louisiana
  • PhD, Walden University (MN) Education emphasis English

Research and Project Interests

  • Basic Writers
  • Writing Assessment
  • (WAC) Writing Across the Curriculum Development
  • Writing Centers at Historically Black Colleges and Universities
  • Writing Ethnography


"Writing is one of the greatest gifts in the universe, students gain wisdom by writing, reflecting, and developing their thoughts."