WAC Team:

Kimberly Harrison is the founding Director of the WAC initiative. In addition to the WAC program, she directs FIU’s Writing and Rhetoric program and is a Professor of English. She has taught a variety of writing courses including first-year writing, technical writing, and women’s rhetoric. She regularly teaches the writing pedagogy classes required for teaching assistants assigned to teach in the writing program. Her scholarly work focuses on writing program administration, diary writing, and women’s rhetoric during the American Civil War. Contact  


Ming Fang is the Associate Director of WAC initiative.  She has worked in FIU’s WAC team since 2012. She has worked with faculty in Biology, Engineering, Modern Languages, Public Health, and International Relations. Ming holds a Ph.D. in Foreign and Second Language Education from the Ohio State University. With her interest in multilingual writing, she’s particularly invested in exploring issues about multilingual students writing across the curriculum, and faculty professional development on multilingual writing and inclusive pedagogy. Contact


Christine Martorana is a WAC consultant. She earned her Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Composition from Florida State University. Her areas of specialization include rhetoric and composition, multimodal composition, and feminist agency. She currently teaches ENC 1101 Writing and Rhetoric I; ENC 1102 Writing and Rhetoric II; ENC 3371 Rhetorical Theory and Practice; and ENC 3334 Introduction to Writing Studies.   Contact