Deirdre Egan

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Deirdre EganPh.D.Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies
Expertise: Writing Support
Employer: University of Iowa
Title: Assistant Director Writing Center
Deirdre Egan is the Assistant Director of the University of Iowa Writing Center. Her job includes managing the day-to-day operations of the Writing Center, developing programs, training staff, and working one-on-one with students and faculty on writing projects. She collaborates with Professor Carol Severino to conduct research on various aspects of writing development, and she talks with graduate students across campus on writing-related issues. She was born and raised in Ireland and has a background in the health sciences, political science, and feminist theory.