Catherine Frerichs



  • Adjunct Professor
  • Postgraduate and Research Centre
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Prior to becoming a DWU Adjunct Professor, Professor Frerichs taught at the university for one year and held the title of Professor of Writing. She taught in the Faculty of Arts where she took students for writing classes. Prior to that, Professor Frerichs was a Professor of Writing at Grand Valley State University in America. For 12 years, she was Director of the Pew Faculty Teaching and Learning Center at GVSU, dedicated to improving the teaching skills of its teachers. She stepped down in 2009, on the road to retirement, and now teaches part-time. Professor Frerichs provides academic writing support to DWU PhD students and is currently a member of the supervisory team of a PhD student in Arts faculty.