Curriculum Vitae

Cameron Eigner
Department of English
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306
Office: Robert Bell 397
Office Telephone: (765) 285-8580 ext. 0021


PhD, Applied Linguistics, Ball State University, 2012-


MA, English, Binghamton University, May 2011
Concentration: Creative Writing - Fiction
GPA: 3.74

BA, English, Western Washington University, 2008
Concentration: Creative Writing
GPA: 3.52

Courses Taught

English 104 Research Composition
Ball State University, Spring 2013

English 103 Composition and Rhetoric
Ball State University, Fall 2012
Mentor: Dr. Merielle Turnbull

English 300-L Humor Across the Media
Binghamton University, Spring 2011
Teaching Assistant to Dr. Ryan Vaughan

English 380-O Stand-up Nation
Binghamton University, Fall 2010
Teaching Assistant to Dr. Ryan Vaughan

English 300-S Literature of War
Binghamton University, Spring 2010
Teaching Assistant to Dr. Richard Pindell

Graduate Coursework

SUNY Binghamton

ENG527-A – History of Literary and Rhetorical Theory, Fall 2009
Dr. David Bartine

ENG656-Z – Banned Books and Stories Not Told, Fall 2009
Dr. Scott Henkel

ENG593-H – Primitivism and the Americas, Fall 2009
Dr. Luiza Moreira

ENG515-A – Romanticism, Spring 2010
Dr. Jean Pierre Mileur

ENG655-B – Masterpieces of the Novel, Spring 2010
Dr. William V. Spanos

ENG641 – Fiction Workshop, Spring 2010
Dr. Jack Vernon

ENG565-A – American Literature to 1920, Summer 2010
Dr. Robert Micklus

ENG589-B – Theoretical and Philosophical Foundations for the Teaching of English, Fall 2010
Dr. C. Beth Burch

ENG641 – Fiction Workshop, Fall 2010
Thomas Glave, MFA

ENG565-A – Visions of Reality in 19th/20th Century American Literature, Spring 2011
Dr. Joseph Church

ENG599 – Thesis Advising, Spring 2011
Dr. Jack Vernon

Ball State University

ENG520 – Introduction to Linguistics, Fall 2012
Dr. Mai Kuha

ENG627 – Sociolinguistics, Fall 2012
Dr. Carolyn MacKay

ID601 – Teaching Practicum in Higher Education
Dr. Jackie Grutsch McKinney, Fall 2012

ENG605 – Teaching in English Studies, Spring 2013
Dr. Jennifer Grouling

ENG623 – Phonetics & Phonology, Spring 2013
Dr. Frank Trechsel

ENG626 – Morphology & Syntax, Spring 2013
Dr. Frank Trechsel

ENG629 – Issues in Applied Linguistics, Summer 2013
Dr. Megumi Hamada

Academic Service

Oral Histories/Archival Research Working Group
Ball State University
Summer 2013-

Research Assistant
Dr. Elizabeth Riddle
Ball State University
Summer 2013

Event Coordinator, Binghamton Graduate Reading Series
August 2010 – May 2011

Associate Director, Writing by Degrees
Graduate writing conference
August 2010 – May 2011

Panelist, Binghamton Undergraduate Editing and Publishing Clinic
April 2011

AWP Exhibitor, Harpur Palate
April 2010 & February 2011

Panel Moderator, Writing by Degrees
Graduate writing conference
September 2009

Editing Experience

Editor in Chief, -ality fiction journal
July 2011 – Present

Fiction Editor, Harpur Palate
January 2010 – May 2011

Other Activities

Administrator, Materia Magica
Online, text-based fantasy RPG
Content production, programming
August 2004 – 2007, 2012


Samuel Newhouse Award in Fiction, August 2008


Dr. C. Beth Burch, Professor of English Education
School of Education, Binghamton University, SUNY
Box 6000, Binghamton NY 13902-6000
bburch (at) binghamton (dot) edu

Dr. Matthew R Burns, Assistant Professor of Writing and English
Heritage University
mburns1 (at) binghamton (dot) edu

Dr. Barrett Bowlin, Student Services Academic Writing Counselor
Department of English, Binghamton University, SUNY
Box 6000, Binghamton NY 13902-6000
bbowlin1 (at) binghamton (dot) edu

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