Departments and Research Centers

Writing Center

The Ford School believes the cultivation of sound writing skills to be an essential component of a public policy education. Writing Center instructors are available to meet with Ford School students individually about their writing on an appointment basis.

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Beth Chimera

Writing Instructor
Beth Chimera is a writing instructor at the Ford School. In addition to offering individual writing-center tutorial hours to graduate and undergraduate students, she teaches the "Introduction to Policy Writing" first-year graduate course and the…
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David Morse

Writing Instructor
David Morse is a writing instructor at the Ford School, where he teaches expository writing as well as undergraduate courses on lying and on utopianism. Before completing a master's degree in fiction writing from the University of Michigan, he edited…
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Alex L. Ralph

Writing Instructor
Alex L. Ralph is a writing instructor at the Ford School. For over a decade he taught in the Sweetland Center for Writing and the English Department at the University of Michigan. In 2009 he received the English Department's Ben Prize for excellence…
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Molly Spencer

Writing Instructor
Molly Spencer is a writing instructor at the Ford School, and the author of two poetry collections, If the House (University of Wisconsin Press, 2019) and Hinge (Southern Illinois University Press, 2020). A poet, editor, and literary critic, she has…