Michelle Wood


Professor Wood has been at Cedarville since 1995. Before coming to Cedarville, she taught English in the United States and in Beijing, China. She has presented papers at national conferences, including the Conference on College Composition and Communication, the National Council of Teachers of English, the College English Association, and the Society for the Study of American Women Writers, speaking on topics such as Multigenre writing and American women writers. Her research focuses primarily on 19th century American women writers. Professor Wood is a member of the College English Association and the Society for the Study of American Women Writers.

Education and Credentials

  • Ph.D. (ABD) in Literature and Criticism, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • M.A. in Composition and Rhetoric, Wright State University
  • B.A. in English Education and Speech Education, Cedarville College


  • Travel
  • Recreational biking
  • Reading
  • College football

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