Coventry University Lecturers

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Coventry University Lecturers

Coventry University Lecturers

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Dr Lisa Ganobcsik-Williams BSc MA PhDDr Lisa Ganobcsik-Williams

Head of the Centre for Academic Writing

Tel: +44 (0) 24 7765 7904

Dr Lisa Ganobcsik-Williams’ research interests include Writing in the Disciplines (WiD), Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC), Writing for Scholarly Publication, Writing Centre Management and Writing and Technology.


Dr Erik Borg AB MA MEd PhDDr Erik Borg

Senior Lecturer in Academic Writing

Tel: +44 (0) 24 7765 7903

Erik Borg teaches Master’s level modules on research methodology and writing for scholarly publication. He also works with disciplinary staff to improve writing and assessment on their courses and to improve their own scholarly writing. He is the leader of the Centre for Academic Writing’s Master’s in Academic writing theory and practice. He has published articles in Art, Design, and Communication in Higher Education, ELT Journal, the Journal of English for Academic Purposes, Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education, and Teaching in Higher Education, and given presentations at conferences on topics related to intertextuality and plagiarism, the assessment of writing, and writing in art and design.


Dr Catalina Neculai BA MA PhDDr Catalina Neculai

Lecturer in Academic Writing

Tel: +44 (0) 24 7765 7901

Dr Catalina Neculai joined Coventry University after doing a PhD and teaching in the Department of English and Comparative Literary Studies at the University of Warwick, where she had been a Warwick Research Fellow and a teaching assistant since 2002. She became a lecturer at the Centre for Academic Writing (CAW) in May 2009. Her research interests include Literacy and Rhetoric (professional academic writing, interdisciplinarity, social and cultural literacies, pedagogies of resistance, neoliberalism) and American Studies (19th/20th century US writing and culture, urban cultural geography and trans-national knowledge production and networks).


Academic Writing Tutors

You can contect these members of staff through the main CAW telephone number (+44 (0)24 7765 7902) or via their individual email addresses.

Dr Arina Cirstea (

Ceri Marriott (

Cynthia Barnes (

George Ttoouli (

Jacqueline Sorrell (

Dr Joe Morrissey (

Dr Jon Potter (

Rod Revell (

Shivani Rochford (

Dr Siân Alsop (

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Priory Street
Coventry, United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 (0) 24 7765 7688