Amanda Athon

  Associate Professor
  708-235-2862 ext. 2862
  Office Location: E1541-C
  Office Hours: Online: Wed. 8 - 10 a.m., Thu. 7 - 9 p.m.
  College: CAS

Gender and Sexuality Studies - Minor
Gender and Sexuality Studies - Bachelor of Arts
English - Minor
English - Master of Arts
English - Bachelor of Arts


Dr. Athon's research focuses on best practices for the teaching and assessment of writing. Dr. Athon teaches undergraduate courses in first-year writing, advanced composition, grammar, rhetorical theory, and gender and sexuality studies; graduate course offerings include seminars in rhetorical and critical theory. Her most recent research project involves studying how faculty can make digital course content accessible for all students.