Paul A. Prior

Director, Center for Writing Studies (2011-2014; 2016-2021)

Professor, Department of English and Center for Writing Studies

University of Illinois at Urbana, Champaign

Co-editor, Research in the Teaching of English (2008-2013)


On Sabbatical Fall 2021 

No office hours

Curriculum Vitae

Google Scholar Citations

Online papers and talks


Photograph of Paul Prior at Otter Creek; Anna Prior, 2010.

Contact Information

Paul Prior

275 English Building (MC-718)

608 S. Wright St.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Urbana, IL 61801-3668

217-333-4321 department fax

Book cover Semiotic Remediation 201 Cover of What Writing Does and How It Does it   Bazerman and Prior (Eds). 2004 Cover of Writing/Disciplinarity: A Sociohistoric Account of Literate Activity in the Academy.  Prior. 1998.