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Eleni Siatra

Writing Center Coordinator/Department of English
School of Humanities & Social Sciences
Whitewater Hall 278
(765) 973-8575


  • Ph.D., English Literature, Miami University, 2009
  • M.A., English, Miami University, 1990
  • M.L.S., Library Science, Kent State University, 1986
  • B.A. English, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, 1983

Current Research Interests

18th century English literature, Restoration drama, Hannah More

Selected Presentations

  • Respondent at panel on Margaret Cavendish at the 54th Annual Meeting of the RSA (Renaissance Society of America), Chicago, April 3-5, 2008.
  • “Allegory and Space in Christine de Pisan’s The Book of the City of Ladies.” 4th Conference of the International Society for the Study of European Ideas. Karl-Franzens-Universitat, Graz, Austria, August 22-27, 1994.
  • “Representing Rhetoric: The Nurse as Sophist in Euripides’ Hippolytus.” 6th Biennial Conference of the Rhetoric Society of America. Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, May 19-21, 1994.

Selected Previous Employment Positions

  • Indiana University East, Richmond, 2010- Writing Center Coordinator.
  • Indiana University East, Richmond, 2005-2009; Reading Lab Coordinator
  • Miami University of Ohio, 1994-97; Visiting Instructor: College Composition, Composition and Literature
  • Harvey A. Andruss Library, Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, PA, 1987-88; Readers’ Services Librarian
  • Foreign Languages School, Kozani, Greece, 1999-2001; 1983-85. Instructor of English as a Second Language
  • University of West Macedonia, Kozani, Greece, 1983-85. Instructor of English as a Second Language

Selected Offices Held in National/International Professional Organizations

President, Hellenic Club, Miami University, 1990-91

Selected Academic Awards/Recognitions

  • Recipient of the Professional Council Service Award; Indiana University East, 2011
  • Indiana University East Student Choice Award Adjunct Faculty of the Year, 2006-2007
  • Gordon Wilson Award (Best Conference Paper), English Dept., Miami University, 1994
  • Fulbright Scholarship, Exchange Program between Kent State University and Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, 1985-86


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