Sheryl Ruszkiewicz

Sheryl Ruszkiewicz

Title: Special Lecturer
Office: 166 Dodge Hall
Phone: 248-370-2739


Sheryl Ruszkiewicz currently teaches WRT 1050: Composition I and WRT 1060: Composition II.

In addition to teaching, she also is the co-chair of the WRT Writing Excellence Awards, the department website manager, and the chair of the Oakland University Facing Project.


M.A. in Literature, Eastern Michigan University

B.A. in English, University of Michigan-Dearborn


Her academic interests include: oral history/storytelling, community engagement, user experience (UX), content strategy, cognitive psychology, and technical writing. 

Some of her past projects include the continued development of C’s the Day, the official game for the Conference College Composition and Communication (CCCC), and co-creating a zombie augmented reality game for a writing class.    

Sheryl Ruszkiewicz began teaching at OU in 2012.