Maya Smorodinsky

Maya Smorodinsky
Job Title:
English Professor
Humanities & ESL/ABE/GED
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Fall office hours: Mondays and Thursdays 1pm - 3pm PST on Zoom

Classes taught: ENGL&101, ENGL&102

Employee Bio

Professor Maya Smorodinsky (she/her/hers) has been teaching English composition and literature at Shoreline Community College since 2014. She received her B.A. in Political Science from Vassar College and her M.A. in English Literature from the University of Washington. Her expertise and teaching interests include cultural studies, critical race theory, gender studies, post-colonial theory, immigrant fiction, global literature, and media studies. Her pedagogy includes teaching from an interdisciplinary, multicultural standpoint and implementing active teaching and learning techniques. In addition to teaching, Professor Smorodinsky plays competitive ultimate frisbee, loves hiking and camping in the PNW, and aspires to reach Tina Fey's level of snark.

Education & Training

B.A., Vassar College
M.A., University of Washington