Christopher Ackerman

Freelance Content Writer & Article Writer

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Location:Austin, Texas, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/christopherackerman
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CHRISTOPHER S. ACKERMAN
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Position:

Content Writer

Objective:
Using my writing experience and expertise, I will provide creative content that is consistent with the employer’s vision and expectations.

Education

Master of Arts in English Literature 1998 - 2000
California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
3.8 GPA
Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communication 1991 - 1995
California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
3.2 GPA
General Education 1989 - 1991
Azusa Pacific University
3.7 GPA

Related Course Work

Journalism
Technical Writing
Composition Theory
Communication Theory
Linguistics
Organizational Communication
Small Group Communication
Interpersonal Communication
Mass Media
Research and Writing
Critical Thinking

Experience

Independent Writer 2002 - 2011

English Professor 2001 - 2002
Azusa Pacific University
Azusa, California

• Instructed students in English grammar, mechanics, and usage.
• Relied on my university training and writing experience to teach graduate students
how to write and revise Masters level research papers.
• Helped students learn the art of writing scholarly paragraphs and essays.

Graduate Representative 1999 - 2000
California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA
• Advised and counseled graduate students concerning courses and changes
occurring within the English Literature graduate program curriculum.
• Acted as a liaison between graduate students and the Graduate Committee
(composed of English professors).
• Wrote newsletters summarizing pertinent issues discussed at Committee meetings.

High School English/Speech Teacher 1996 – 1998
Pacific Coast High School
Arroyo Grande, CA
• Equipped students with research and editing skills.
• Provided students with the technical tools necessary to communicate effectively.
• Used my skills as a writer, teacher and leader to achieve academic goals.

Accomplishments

• Nominated Outstanding Graduate Student.
• Elected Graduate Representative of the Cal Poly English Department.
• Received the Outstanding Speaker award as an undergraduate debater.
• Named Debate Champion as an undergraduate debater.

References

• Dr. Robert Inchausti
(805) 756-1436
• Sue Clark
(626) 812-3055
• Dr. Evelyn Torres
(805) 756-2411
Skills (2) Rating
Content Writing
Article Writing