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Katherine Flowers

Katherine Flowers
Katherine Flowers, Ph.D. Assistant Professor


Writing Studies, Language Policy, the English Language

Research Interests

Writing Studies, Language Policy, Journalism and Professional Writing, Composition, the English Language, Sociocultural Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Discourse Studies, Literacy Studies, Research Methods


PhD, English, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2017

MA, English, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013

BA, English, University of Washington, 2010

BS, Oceanography, University of Washington, 2010


Katherine Flowers enjoys teaching first-year writing, journalism and professional writing, and courses about language and literacy. Her work has appeared in the "Journal of Sociolinguistics," "College Composition and Communication," "Language Policy," "Literacy in Composition Studies," and the "Journal of Language and Politics."