Areas of Research Interest

  • Rhetorical Theory, Composition Theory, Writing Program Administration

Current Projects

  • Accardi, Steven and Jillian Grauman. "Addressing Disciplinary and Pedagogical Gaps Among First-Year Writing Faculty," in progress
  • Accardi, Steven. "Beyond Critical Reflections on Pedagogy: Mapping Rhetorical Effects of Community Engagement Projects," in progress

Selected Publications

  • Accardi, Steven, Nicholas Behm, and Peter Vandenberg. "Assembling Multi-institutional Writing Programs: Reimagining the English Major While Expanding Writing Studies," WPA: Writing Program Administration, forthcoming Fall 2022
  • Accardi, Steven and Jillian Grauman. "Structural Barriers and Knowledge Production at the Two-Year College." WPA: Writing Program Administration. 43.3 (2020): 73-87.
  • Accardi, Steven. "Rhetoric and Composition as Community Engagement: Toward Mending Community and Town and Gown Divides." Composition Studies 45.1 (2017): 143-165.
  • Accardi, Steven. "Agency." Keywords in Writing Studies. Eds. Paul Heilker and Peter Vandenberg. Logan, UT: Utah State U P. 2015. 1-5.
  • Accardi, Steven. "The Pitfalls of (Over)Professionalizing in Graduate School." What We Wish We'd Known: Negotiating Graduate School. Eds. Ryan Skinnell, Judy Holiday, and Christine Vassett. Southlake, TX: Fountainhead P., 2015. 189-93.
  • Matsuda, Paul Kei, Tanita Saenkhum, and Steven Accardi. "Writing Teachers' Perceptions of the Presence and Needs of Second Language Writers: An Institutional Case Study." Journal of Second Language Writing 22.1 (2013): 68-86.
  • Accardi, Steven and Bethany Davila. "Too Many Cooks in the Kitchen: A Multifield Approach for Today's Composition Students." Teaching English in the Two-Year College 35.1 (2007): 54-61.
  • Accardi, Steven. "Discursive Disclosure: Changing Tutoring Sessions to Curb Cultural Assimilation." The Writing Lab Newsletter 30.4 (2005): 5-8.