Alice Wrigglesworth

Alice Wrigglesworth

Alice Wrigglesworth

Assistant Professor

Writing instruction, peer review, and culture and learning

Alice Wrigglesworth is an Assistant Professor at George Mason University Korea. Since joining Mason in the fall of 2017, she has primarily taught academic and professional writing to freshman students undertaking 100-level English composition courses. She is co-coordinator of both the biannual GMUK Research Writing Competition and GMUK Research Writing Workshop Series.

Originally from Brisbane, Australia, Professor Wrigglesworth has been teaching English language and composition at the university level in Asia for fifteen years. She holds a B.A. in Journalism and Government Studies, an M.A. in Creative Writing, an M.A. in Applied Linguistics, and is a Ph.D. candidate researching second-language writing instruction. Her research interests include culture and learning, writing instruction, and peer review.

Current Research

An exploration of the pedagogical efficacy of peer review in second-language writing classes at a university in Korea

Courses Taught

ENGH 100: Multilingual Composition
ENGH 101: Composition
ENGH 201: Reading and Writing about Texts (Fall 2017)

Education

Ph.D. ABD Education, University of Southern Queensland
M.A. Applied Linguistics, University of New England
M.A. Creative Writing, University of Sydney
Dip. Book Editing & Publishing, Macleay College
B.A. Journalism & Government Studies, University of Queensland