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Shannon McKeehen, MFA, Ph.D.

School of Arts & Sciences

Assistant Professor of English

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Degrees & Certificates

BA, English Studies, Bluffton University
MFA, English and Creative Writing, Mills College
Ph.D., English Rhetoric and Composition, Kent State University


Dr. McKeehen teaches rhetoric and technical writing classes; she is also the Faculty Advisor of the Dragon’s Den, which is the university’s official board game/RPG club. While Dr. McKeehen has been teaching and tutoring rhetoric and composition, creative writing, and technical writing at the college level for various institutions in Ohio and California since 2009, she joined the School of Arts and Sciences at Tiffin University in January, 2020. In addition to specializing in technical writing, Dr. McKeehen also writes and publishes poetry and other creative writing. Her chapbook, Barbra in Shadow, is available on Amazon. More information about her, including her CV, can be found on her website at