Faculty Directory

About Our Team

The WCI seminar is taught by experienced professionals with advanced training in a wide range of academic fields, including rhetoric and composition, literary theory, philosophy, law, psychology, and creative writing. 

Our faculty members form a distinctive community of instructor-scholars dedicated to helping UAlbany students succeed as writers and thinkers across academic disciplines.

Contact the program at [email protected] or 518-442-3348.


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WCI Leadership

Stephanie Hassan Richardson
Stephanie Hassan Richardson
Director of the Writing & Critical Inquiry Program
Allison V. Craig
Allison V. Craig
Assistant Director & Lecturer II
Joe M. Meyer
Joe M. Meyer
Assistant Director & Lecturer II

WCI Faculty 

Instructors’ office hours are available in course syllabi and on Brightspace.


Affiliated Faculty 

Faculty members from other academic departments also occasionally teach UUNI 110 and TUNI 110 seminars. Our affiliated faculty bring additional professional experiences and credentials to our program.





WCI is also proud to partner with the following offices to ensure our students have access to the resources and support they need: