Brian Ernst


Office Hours

By Zoom Appointment

Office Location

South Hall 1401


Brian Ernst teaches Writing 1, 2, 105CD, 105R, 107B, 107WC, and 157B. His research interests include rhetorical code studies and narrative design in interactive media. He is also an editor for Starting Lines, a contributor to the CCCC Wikipedia Initiative, a member of the Collaborative Writing Placement Program, a mentor in the Raab Writing Fellows Program, junior Co-Director of the Professional Writing Minor Business Communication Track, and Faculty Liaison with the SASC Undergraduate Advisor. Further, he recently joined the Writing Spaces team as an Associate Editor for the Activities & Assignments Archive in Fall 2023. Dr. Ernst completed his Ph.D. in Modern European History at the end of 2014.


Ph.D. - History, University of California, Santa Barbara

M.A. - History, California State University, Long Beach

B.A. - History, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles


"The Twine Project: Engaging Metacognition and Remediation with Digital Narrative," Writing Spaces, Activities & Assignments Archive, September 2022.


Writing 1, 2, 105CD, 105R, 107B, 107WC, and 157B.