Ellen Franklin

Ellen Franklin

Supportive Professional Staff
Assistant to the Director of First-Year Composition

Office: RH 326
Phone: 815-753-6628
Email: efrankli@niu.edu

Educational Background

  • M.A. Northern Illinois University; 1978
  • B.A. Knox College; 1975

Professional Interests

  • Rhetoric
  • Composition Pedagogy
  • ESL
  • Developmental Writing
  • Assessment

Selected Awards

  • Patricia L. Francis Award for Outstanding Service to the Department of English, 2004
  • Deacon Davis Diversity Award Nomination, 2004
  • Outstanding Service Award, Educational Services and Programs, 2000
  • Honorary Inductee, Chi Alpha Epsilon Honor Society, 1999
  • Unity in Diversity Steering Committee Faculty Achievement Award, 1997
  • NAACP Faculty Mentoring Award, 1996
  • Supportive Professional Staff Presidential Award for Excellence, 1995

Contact us

Northern Illinois University
Department of English
Reavis Hall, Room 215
DeKalb, IL 60115

815-753-0611
815-753-0606 (Fax)