Douglas Brown holds a B.A. in English from Wesleyan University (1984) and an M.A. in Creative Writing from City College (1995). He has taught a range of writing intensive courses at Rhode Island School of Design and Providence College, as well as in the Nonfiction Writing Program at Brown (2002-2007). He is the 2006 recipient of the UCS Award for Excellence in Teaching, and the 2007 recipient of the Wilson DeBlois Award for his work with graduate students. Douglas is the Director of the Writing Center and Writing Fellows Program.
Janet received her B.A. in Psychology from Rhode Island College. She is the 2013 recipient of the Wilson DeBlois Award for her work with graduate students. Janet manages the Writing Center, the Writing Fellows Program, Excellence at Brown, and academic tutoring programs.
Director English Language Learning
Rachel received her B.A. in Philosophy and Anthropology (1995) from Tulane University; a European Masters in Anthropology (1996) from the Università degli studi di Firenze; and an M.Ed. in Adult ESL (2007) from Rhode Island College. She taught ESL abroad and at the Johnson & Wales University English Language Institute, as well as a wide variety of Italian language and ESL teacher preparation courses at Rhode Island College.
|Name||Office Location||Office Hours|
Writing Center Staff
|Douglas Brown, Director Writing Support Programs
||Douglas_Brown_1@brown.edu||M & W 3-5, or by appointment
|Janet Peters, Manager Writing Support/Tutoring Programs
|| JWW 213C
|Rachel Toncelli, Director English Language Learning
||JWW 213B||Rachel_Toncelli@brown.edu||by appointment|