Amy Ann Latawiec

Amy Ann Latawiec

Associate Professor of Teaching
Writing Center Director


5057 Woodward Ste. 9205.2
Detroit, MI 48202

Curriculum vitae



English, Writing Center

Amy Ann Latawiec

Amy is an associate professor of teaching in the English department and the director of the university Writing Center at Wayne State where she specializes in teaching and researching developmental writing. Amy has developed basic writing curriculum for Wayne State and is actively engaged in innovative curricular revisions in an effort to enhance writing instruction. At the Writing Center, Amy is focused on increasing support for student writing through campus partnerships, new assessment initiatives, and the new Writer's Studio

Research interest(s)/area of expertise

  • Dispositions and cognition
  • Basic writing theory and pedagogy
  • Writing program assessment


  • B.A., English, 2008
  • M.A., English, 2014
  • Ph.D.. English Composition & Rhetoric, 2016

Awards and grants

  • Department of English Excellence in the Teaching of Writing 2016

  • CLAS Teaching Award 2020

  • Member, Academy of Teachers 

Selected publications


Courses taught by Amy Ann Latawiec

Fall Term 2024 (future)

Winter Term 2024

Fall Term 2023

Winter Term 2023

Fall Term 2022

Spring-Summer Term 2022

Winter Term 2022