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Jeffery Siddall

Jeffery Siddall

Professor, English and Developmental Reading

Tel.: (630) 942-2449
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2516J

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Literature Study and Response Activities
  • Cognitive Strategies for Reading Comprehension
  • Developmental Literacy Instruction

Recent Courses Taught:

  • English 0480-Preparation for College Reading
  • English 0481-Approaches to College Reading I
  • English 0482-Approaches to College Reading II
  • English 1101-Composition I
  • English 1130-Introduction to Literature
  • English 1157-Children's Literature

Selected Publications, Presentations, Performances, Books:

  • Editorial Review Board for the Illinois Reading Council Journal
  • Editorial Review Board for the National Council of Teachers of English



  • Ed.D. Reading and Language, National-Louis University
  • M.A. Reading, Northeastern Illinois University
  • M.S. Educational Administration, Northern Illinois University
  • B.A. Elementary/Special Education, University of Northern Iowa