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Eric Mason, Ph.D., assistant professor at the college, earned his Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Composition from the University of South Florida in Tampa. His scholarly work focuses on how the various modalities of composition—textual, visual, aural, and digital—intersect with culture. His work has been published in journals such as Enculturation, Media Culture, and The Community Literacy Journal, as well as in books published by Ashgate and SUNY Press.

Andrea Shaw, M.F.A., Ph.D., is assistant director of the college's Division of Humanities and an associate professor. She was born in Jamaica and is a creative writer and a scholar of Caribbean and African Diaspora studies. Her book, The Embodiment of Disobedience: Fat Black Women's Unruly Political Bodies, was published in 2006. Shaw's creative and scholarly writing has been published in numerous journals, including World Literature Today, MaComére, The Caribbean Writer, Crab Orchard Review, Feminist Media Studies, Social Semiotics, and FEMSPEC. She graduated from the University of Miami with a Ph.D. in English and from Florida International University with an M.F.A in Creative Writing.