Kristin Terrill


Dept:Graduate College
505 Morrill Rd
Ames IA


Kristin Terrill (2023) holds a BA in English and a MA in Professional Writing, both from Northern Arizona University. Her research is in the area of English for Academic Purposes, with a focus on thesis and dissertation writing. Kristin has taught composition, English for native speakers of other languages, and an Honors course on preparing scholarship applications. Kristin has presented her research at the American Association for Corpus Linguistics (2018) conference, the British Association of Lecturers of English for Academic Purposes (2019) conference, and the International Conference on Writing Analytics (2019).

Major professor: Elena Cotos

Dissertation title: Graduate peer writing consultants as a community of practice: A study of how genre-based tutoring in a writing center affects international dissertation writers and their writing