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Dawan Coombs

Associate Professor
English

4097 JFSB
Provo, UT 84602

Biography

Specializations

English Education

Research Interests

adolescent literacy & struggling readers, teacher education, Bakhtinian theory & dialogic teaching

Teaching Interests

reading and literature pedagogy, adolescent literature

Education

  • PhD, Language & Literacy Education , University of Georgia (2012)
  • MEd, Reading & Literacy , University of Utah (2008)
  • BA, English teaching , Brigham Young University (2004)

Honors and Awards

  • Brigham Young University Early Career Teaching Award, Brigham Young University (2022 - Present)
  • Brigham Young University College of Humanities+ Public Humanities Award , Brigham Young University College of Humanities (2021 - Present)
  • Department of English Faculty Award--Teaching, BYU Department of English (2018 - 2018)
  • Brigham Young University Faculty Women’s Association Teaching Award , Brigham Young University Faculty Women’s Association (2017 - 2017)

Courses Taught

Publications

Dawan Lynn Coombs Jonathan Ostenson Dawan Lynn Coombs Bob Fecho Trevor Thomas Stewart Todd Hawley