Valerie Ross

Valerie Ross
Faculty Director, Penn LPS Online Certificate in Professional Writing
Director, Marks Family Center for Excellence in Writing

Valerie Ross is the founding director of the Critical Writing Program in the Marks Family Center for Excellence in Writing at the University of Pennsylvania and an editor of the Journal of Writing Analytics. Her current research and publications focus on writing in the disciplines and professions, including a National Science Foundation-funded project on writing in STEM fields; writing program administration; writing assessment; writing and disabilities; and writing analytics. Prior to earning her PhD, Valerie was a management consultant, cofounder of a nonprofit organization, business writer, and literary editor.

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