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    Aguiar, Christian

    Christian Aguiar Research Interests Scholarly & Creative Works


    Assistant Professor



    Working-class Studies

    Working-class Literature

    First-generation and Low Income (FLI) College Student Experience, Support, and Programs

    Multimodal Writing Pedagogies

    Democratic Classroom Practices

    Collaborative Assessment

    “Living Class in John Updike’s ‘A&P.’” The Explicator, vol. 58, no. 2, 2020.

    Bridging the Academic Literacy Gap: Three Approaches.” Co-authored with Dorothy Phaire and Ahmad Wright. CEA-MAG Journal, vol. 27, no. 1, 2019.

    “’What Work Is’: Writing about Work in First-Year Composition.” Teaching English in the Two-Year College, vol 46., no 2., 2018.

    “’Chinese don’t drink coffee’”: Coffee and Class Liminality in Elaine Mar’s Paper Daughter.’” Asian American Literature: Discourses and Pedagogies, vol 6., no. 1, 2015.

    “Bringing Theory to Practice: Universal Design Principles and the Use of Social Annotation to Support Neurodiverse Students.” Co-authored with Fatma Elshobokshy and Amanda Huron. Faculty Focus, 13 September 2021.

    “Now More Than Ever: Why Collaborative Grading Works, Even Online.” Co-authored with Ahmad Wright and Andrew Howard. Faculty Focus, 13 November 2020.

    “Review of Flower Darby and James M. Lang’s Small Teaching Online." Inquiry, vol. 23, no. 1., August 2020.

    “Six Practical Approaches for Teaching Writing Online.” Co-authored with Albert Pearsall III. Faculty Focus. 22 May 2020.

    “Going Multimodal: Five Tips for Making the Switch to Multimodal Assignments.” Faculty Focus. 20 November 2019.

    “Review of Genesea M. Carter and William H. Thelin’s Class in the Composition Classroom.” Inquiry, vol. 22, no. 2, September 2019.

    “Lesson Learned.” The College Writer at Work, ed. Paige Huskey. October 2018.


    Pyakuryal, Anil

    Dr. Anil Pyakuryal Research Interests Scholarly & Creative Works

    Senior Adjunct Faculty

    UDC-Van Ness Campus - Division of Science and Mathematics

    UDC-Community College - Division of Nursing, Allied Health, Physical and Life Sciences (NAHPLS)

    Google Scholar

    Research Site

    Biomedical Science

    Medical Physics

    Please see Google Scholar