Kenneth Green

Kenneth Green

Instructor

ENGLISH

Dakota Hall 210

Phone: (605) 677-5229

Email: Kenneth.Green@usd.edu

Bio:

Ken Green is the Coordinator of Business Writing classes and an Instructor in the USD English Department. A faculty member at USD since 2005, he has filled various teaching and administrative roles including acting as the Director of the Writing Program in 2009-2010 and 2011-2012, and acting as the Director of the Writing Center in 2009-2010.


Teaching Interests:

Courses in regular rotation: Grant Writing (ENGL 403), Persuasive Writing (ENGL 402), Introduction to Literature (ENGL 210), Business Writing (ENGL 205), English Grammar (ENGL 203) Other courses taught at USD: Practicum: Teaching Composition (ENGL 795), Practicum: Teaching Literature (ENGL 795), Professional, Technical, and Grant Writing (ENGL 305), Composition II (ENGL 201), Composition I (ENGL 101), Basic Writing (ENGL 033), College Reading & Writing (ENGL 001)


Research Interests:

Curriculum Development; Composition & Rhetoric Theory and Practice; Writing Pedagogy; Business and Technical Writing; American Popular Culture


Education:

  • MA, English, University of South Dakota, 2002
  • BA, Theatre/English, Columbia College Chicago, 1999

Grants:

  • Curriculum Transformation Grant, College of Arts & Sciences, University of South Dakota. (2016 - 2016)
  • Scholar, Speakers Bureau, Grant # 2359, South Dakota Humanities Council. (2013)

Awards and Honors:

  • Outstanding Instructor Award, College of Arts & Sciences, University of South Dakota, 2018
  • Belbas Larson Teaching Award Nomination, University of South Dakota, 2018
  • Course Design/Redesign Fellowship, Center for Teaching and Learning, University of South Dakota, 2017
  • Belbas Larson Teaching Award Nomination, University of South Dakota, 2016
  • Outstanding Instructor Award, College of Arts & Sciences, University of South Dakota, 2015
  • Course Design/Redesign Fellowship, Center for Teaching and Learning, University of South Dakota, 2014
  • Belbas Larson Teaching Award Nomination, University of South Dakota, 2013
  • Honorary Member, Golden Key International Honour Society, 2012
  • Excellence in Teaching Award Nomination, University Center in Sioux Falls, 2012
  • Selz Memorial Fellowship, University of South Dakota, 2002
  • Crew Scholarship, University of South Dakota, 2001
  • Irene Ryan Nomination, American College Theatre Festival, 1997