Edward Fristrom, PhD

Associate Teaching Professor of English

Edward Fristrom

Office: 5039 MacAlister Hall
Phone: 215.895.1824


  • BA, English, University of Puget Sound
  • MA, Creative Writing emphasis in Fiction, University of California
  • PhD, Writing, Teaching and Criticism with an emphasis in Rhetoric and Composition, State University of New York at Albany


I am currently working on a memoir and several projects in rhetoric and composition. My dissertation was on how research in the teaching of writing might be better informed by concepts in complex systems theory.