Dr. Gomes is an Assistant Professor in the Department of English, with specialties in writing studies that include writing assessment, writing pedagogy, and audio composing. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Music Composition from Fresno State University; a Master of Arts in English Composition Theory from Fresno State University; and a PhD in Rhetoric and Writing from Michigan State University. He is interested in relationships between the teaching of writing and social justice, and how student-engaged modes of assessment can contribute to more just cultures of education. His writing has been recently published in Writing Assessment, Social Justice, and the Advancement of Opportunity, and is forthcoming in Community Action for Social Justice: A Digital Archive. He has also recently produced podcasts for the annual Conference on College Composition and Communication.
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