Dr. Jenny McFadden

Dr. Jenny McFadden

BH 219


Office Hours

Other Hours

 By appointment.

Dr. Jenny McFadden's Faculty Website

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  • Summer 2018
    Hello! I am currently on summer vacation. If you need help with advising, please see Dr. Beth Jones in BH 326.

    When I return in August, my office hours will be:

    Week beginning 8/13: Wednesday, 8/15 4-5 p.m. Thursday, 8/16 4-6 p.m. Friday, 8/17 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

    Weeks beginning 8/20 & 8/27: Tuesdays, 4-6 p.m. Wednesdays, 4-5 p.m. Thursdays, 4-6 p.m.

    Appointments on additional days and times can be made August 15 through the end of the month by contacting me via email.


B.A., Flagler College, 2004. Major: English. Minor: Creative Writing.

M.A., Salisbury University, 2009. English, Rhetoric & Composition.

Ed. D., Salisbury University, 2018. Contemporary Curriculum, Instruction, & Theory: Literacy.

Work Experience

Instructor of Developmental English, Wor-Wic Community College, 2016--Present.

Research & Teaching Assistant, Education Specialties Department, Salisbury University. 2014--2016.

English Language Arts Teacher, Millsboro Middle School. 2011-1014.

English Language Arts Teacher, Delmar High School. 2007-2011.

English Language Arts Teacher, Laurel High School. 2006-2007.

Part-Time Instructor, Wor-Wic Community College. 2006.

Teaching Assistant, English Department, Salisbury University. 2004-2006.

Community Services / Committees

Doctoral Student Hospitality Committee, Salisbury University.

Faculty Council of Wor-Wic Community College.

Reviewer, Teaching/Writing: The Journal of Writing Teacher Education.

Reviewer, English Education.

Volunteer, 2016 Common Ground Maryland Annual Conference.

PDS Partners, Doctoral Student Editor, 2014 & 2015.

Graduate Student Editor for Salisbury University English Department's "2005-2006 Casebook for Teaching Freshman English."


Coca-Cola First Generation Scholar, 2000-2004.

Two Time Research and Presentation Grant Award winner for Salisbury Graduate Students (2014 & 2015).

Salisbury University Graduate Assistant of the Month, December 2014.


Andes, L., and McFadden, J. (2017). "Early Literacy Texts: What Can They Tell Us?." The International Journal of the Book. 15(2): 1-11. doi:10.18848/1447-9516/CGP/v15i02/1-11