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James Wermers

Course Manager
University Staff, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 0520
Biography

James Wermers is the Digital Humanities Course Manager in the Languages and Cultures faculty in the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts and a Faculty Fellow in the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy.

As Digital Humanities Course Manager, James coordinates training, development, and deployment of digital pedagogy and digital initiatives for a 50 member interdisciplinary faculty, as well as teaches courses in composition, film, gender studies, literature, philosophy, and religious studies.

As Faculty Fellow, James works with CSRD on innovative and engaging community program, including the "Philosophy and Film Series" and "Words on Wheels."

Education

I have a BA in English Literature from Xavier University, MAs in Philosophy and English Literature from Marquette University, and a PhD in English Literature from the The University of Arizona.

Research Interests
  • Digital Humanities
  • Basic Writing
  • Shakespeare
  • Early Modern English Literature and Culture
  • Gender and Women's Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Film and Popular Cuture
Research Activity
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
PHI 105Intro to Ethics
ENG 301Writing for the Professions
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
WAC 101Intro to Academic Writing
PHI 105Intro to Ethics
ENG 321Shakespeare
ENG 466Studies in International Film
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 321Shakespeare
ENG 466Studies in International Film
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 101First-Year Composition
PHI 105Intro to Ethics
ENG 321Shakespeare
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
WST 100Women, Gender, and Society
WAC 101Intro to Academic Writing
PHI 105Intro to Ethics
ENG 321Shakespeare
ENG 466Studies in International Film
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 321Shakespeare
ENG 466Studies in International Film
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 101First-Year Composition
PHI 101Introduction to Philosophy
ENG 301Writing for the Professions
ENG 321Shakespeare
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
WAC 101Intro to Academic Writing
PHI 101Introduction to Philosophy
ENG 321Shakespeare
ENG 466Studies in International Film
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 201World Literature
ENG 321Shakespeare
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
PHI 101Introduction to Philosophy
ENG 230Introduction to Film Studies
ENG 321Shakespeare
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
WST 100Women, Gender, and Society
ENG 230Introduction to Film Studies
ENG 294Special Topics
ENG 321Shakespeare
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 201World Literature
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
PHI 101Introduction to Philosophy
ENG 321Shakespeare
REL 390Women and Religion
PHI 394Special Topics
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
PHI 101Introduction to Philosophy
ENG 230Introduction to Film Studies
Summer 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 201World Literature