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John Murray

Associate Professor (Teaching) of Writing

Contact Information
Phone: (213) 740-1980
Office: JEF 150



Ed.D. Education, University of Southern California, 1/2004
M.P.W. Masters in Professional Writing, University of Sourthern California, 1/2000

Funded Research

USC Funding

Center for Excellence in Teaching. Writing in the Community: Received funds to enhance quality and increase options in a service-learning, special topics section of Writing 340, $5,000, 2008-2009   

Honors and Awards

Advanced Writing Teaching Award , 2008-2009   
Mormon Students Association, 2005-2006   
General Education Graduate Teaching Award, 2000-2001   

Service to the University


Member, General Education Committee of the University Committee on Curriculum, 2010-2011   
Member, Off-campus Studies Panel of the University Committee on Curriculum, 2010-2011   
Member, Writing Program Curriculum Committee, 2010-2011   
Member, Writing Program Personnel Committee, 2010-2011   
Member, General Education Committee, 2008-2009   
Member, Overseas Study Panel, 2008-2009   
Member, General Education Committee, 2007-2008   
Co-Chair, Faculty Merit Review Committee, Fall 2007   
Member, General Education Committee, 2006-2007   
Faculty Merit Review Committee, 2004-2005   
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