PhD Hub | PhD Writing Studio

PhD Writing Studio

The PhD Writing Studio was launched in Fall 2023 and is dedicated to supporting Tandon PhD students in all areas of writing deliverables, including research papers, journal articles and dissertations.

Location: 2 Metrotech Center, Room 938

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The Writing Studio offers curated workshops, writing groups, structured write-ins, drop-in hours, and snacks!

Meet with lead instructor, Michele Hanks

Michele Hanks is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Expository Writing Program. She received a PhD in Anthropology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. As a writing professor, her expertise lies in working with engineering students and English language learners. She enjoys helping writers understand how to move among the various genres that STEM writers need to navigate. Her writing has appeared in journals like American Anthropologist, Ethnos, Nova Religio, Focaal, and American Ethnologist. Her book, Haunted Heritage, was published in 2015 by Routledge.

Have a question about the Writing Studio? Contact Michele at

Michele has open office hours from 12:15PM-2:15PM on Thursdays.