Dr. Darrell Fike Portrait

Dr. Darrell Fike

Professor of English, OnTap Adviser

  • Ph.D.
    Florida State University
  • M.A.
    University of Memphis
  • B.A.
    University of Memphis

Darrell Fike is a writing specialist with a doctorate from the Writing Program at Florida State University. He teaches a variety of undergraduate writing classes and graduate classes in composition theory and pedagogy. His research interests include online teaching pedagogy and the changing role of the professional writer in the workplace. He challenges his students to become better writers by demonstrating the value of rhetorical awareness and reflective practices in learning to write purposefully and effectively. He likes his classes to be lively, fun, yet demanding.