Writing and Rhetoric Department:College of Arts and Humanities

Mary L. Tripp

Mary L. Tripp, Ph.D.


  • Ph.D. in Texts and Technology
  • M.A. in Teaching English
  • B.S. in English Education

Research Interests

My research interests include writing pedagogy, self-efficacy and agency for writing, digital writing practices, theory and practice of tutoring writing, and research methods for writing studies.

Recent Research Activities

My research efforts reflect my interests in first-year composition pedagogy and writing center scholarship.  Additionally, I have been working on encouraging high-impact learning practices across the disciplines through the research coach peer mentoring program.


2016 Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award

2015 Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching for College of Arts and Humanities

2015 Teaching Incentive Program (TIP) Award

Department of Writing and Rhetoric • College of Arts & Humanities at the University of Central Florida
Campus Location: Trevor Colbourn Hall (TCH - Building 123) Room 165A
Phone: 407-823-2295 Fax: 407-823-1287 • Website Technical Support: cahweb@mail.ucf.edu