Kent Templeton

English

Associate Professor


Kent Templeton

Contact Information

Office Location: WIB 247 A
Phone: (435) 613-5365
Email: kent.templeton@usu.edu

Educational Background

PhD, Rhetoric and Composition, University of Arizona, 1989
MA, English, University of Arizona, 1988
BA, English, University of Arizona, 1986
Other, Phoenix Community College, 1983

Biography

I graduated with a master’s degree in English from the University of Arizona in 1988. I worked as an adjunct instructor for a year before I was hired by the College of Eastern Utah in 1989. Since that time, I have worked as an instructor at CEU and later as an associate professor for USU Eastern.

Teaching Interests

Writing/ Composition Developmental Composition Poetry

Research Interests

Critical thinking, --especially how best to teach critical thinking and how to help students recognize patterns in their own thinking process. Responses to student writing—specifically how interpret instructors’ comments.

Awards

Service to the College, 2015

University of Utah Eastern

For 20 Years of Outstanding Service, 2013

College of Eastern Utah

Recognized for service to the college, 2010

For Fifteen Years of Outstanding Service, 2008

College of Eastern Utah

Faculty Achievement Award for Innovative Use of Technology in the Classroom, 1994


Publications | Journal Articles

Academic Journal

  • Templeton, N.K, Can Computers Generate Confidence?. Regional community college journal

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Other

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Teaching

ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2020
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2020
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2020
ENGL 2240 - Introduction to Poetry, Spring 2020
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2019
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2019
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2019
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2019
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2019
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2019
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2019
ENGL 2240 - Introduction to Poetry, Spring 2019
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2018
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2018
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2018
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2018
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2018
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2018
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2018
ENGL 2240 - Introduction to Poetry, Spring 2018
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2017
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2017
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2017
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2017
ENGL 0990 - Developmental Composition, Fall 2016
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2016
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2016
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2016
ENGL 0990 - Developmental Composition, Spring 2016
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2016
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2016
ENGL 2240 - Introduction to Poetry, Spring 2016
ENGL 0990 - Developmental Composition, Fall 2015
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2015
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2015
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2015
ENGL 0990 - Developmental Composition, Spring 2015
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2015
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2015
ENGL 2240 - Introduction to Poetry, Spring 2015
ENGL 0990 - Developmental Composition, Fall 2014
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2014
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2014
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2014
ENGL 0990 - Developmental Composition, Spring 2014
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2014
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2014
ENGL 2240 - Introduction to Poetry, Spring 2014
ENGL 0990 - Developmental Composition, Fall 2013
ENGL 0990 - Developmental Composition, Fall 2013
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2013
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2013
ENGL 0990 - Developmental Composition, Spring 2013
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2013
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2013
ENGL 2240 - Introduction to Poetry, Spring 2013
ENGL 0990 - Developmental Composition, Fall 2012
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2012
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2012
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2012
ENGL 0990 - Developmental Composition, Spring 2012
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2012
ENGL 2010 - Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode, Spring 2012
ENGL 2240 - Introduction to Poetry, Spring 2012
ENGL 0990 - Developmental Composition, Fall 2011
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2011
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2011
ENGL 1010 - Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose, Fall 2011