Title and discipline: professor and acting chair,
Office location: O'Grady U-3
Areas of specialization: creative nonfiction,
essay theory, composition theory, early medieval literature, and
Much of Dr. Archibald's current research and writing focuses on
reflective practice and creative forms of essay in higher education,
and she is currently working on a book about the essay genre while
co-authoring Writing from the Inside: The Power of Reflective
Writing in the Classroom (Equinox, coauthor Maureen P. Hall).
Alongside her teaching and research, Dr. Archibald directs faculty
development activities at Saint Martin's.
Education: B.A. and M.A., Marshall University;
Ph.D., University of Iowa