Kirsten Jamsen

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kjamsen@umn.edu
612-625-5355

Center for Writing (Writing Studies)
10 Nich Hall

216 Pillsbury Dr SE

Kirsten Jamsen is the director of the Center for Writing at the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities and co-director of the Minnesota Writing Project. She is active in many national and regional professional organizations, and co-founded the Writing Center Professionals of Minnesota and the E12 Writing Centers Collective. With her colleagues, she studies writing consultancy, writing across the curriculum, teacher professional development, and the role of technology in writing centers and classrooms.

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • Ph.D: English, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 1998.
  • M.A.: English, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 1991.
  • B.A.: English, Carleton College, Northfield, MN, 1990.