Jeffrey Howard

Brittain Fellow

Member Of:
  • School of Literature, Media, and Communication
  • Writing and Communication Program
Office Location:
Office Hours:
M-W 9:30am-10:30am


Personal Pronouns:
he, him, his

Jeff Howard is a Marion L. Brittain Postdoctoral Fellow teaching first-year composition in the Writing and Communication Program at Georgia Tech. His classes provide a blend of creative writing (creative nonfiction and poetry) and technical and professional communication (email, resumes, and proposals). Jeff is also an assistant co-director of the Naugle Communication Center. His scholarship on writing praxis and writing centers has appeared in Teaching English in the Two-Year College, The Writing Lab Newsletter, and Beyond the Frontier: Innovations in First-Year Composition: Vol. II. In 2020-21, he was the recipient of both the Helen H. Naugle Professional Tutor of the Year Award and the Southeastern Writing Center Association’s (SWCA) Professional Tutor of the Year Award. He currently serves as an editor for TECHStyle and World Englishes: Linguistic Variety, Global Society.

  • PhD in English and the Teaching of English, Idaho State University
  • Graduate Certificate in TESOL, Idaho State University
  • MA in English Literature and Writing, Utah State University
  • BA in English--Professional Writing, BYU-Idaho
Awards and
  • Southeastern Writing Center Association Professional Tutor of the Year Award (forthcoming)
  • Helen H. Naugle Professional Tutor of the Year Award


Research Fields:
  • Communication
  • Linguistics
  • Literary and Cultural Studies


  • ENGL-1101: English Composition I
  • ENGL-1102: English Composition II
  • LMC-3403: Tech Communication
  • LMC-4702: US Rsch Thesis Writing