Department of English

West Chester University

Contact Info
Dr. Jen Bacon
532 Main Hall
West Chester, PA 19383

Jordan Schugar

  • Assistant Professor
    B.A., University of Colorado, Boulder
    M.A., Humboldt State University
    Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park

  • Research Interests
    Mobile pedagogy, wearable technologies, reading comprehension (digital and traditional), figurative language.

  • Recent Publications
    • McConatha, D., Penny, C., Schugar, J., & Bolton, D. (Eds.) (2014) Mobile Pedagogy and Perspectives on Teaching and Learning. Hershey, PA: IGI Global Publishing. 
    • Schugar, H. R., Smith, C., & Schugar, J. S. (2013). Teaching with interactive picture e-books in grades K-6. The Reading Teacher, 66(8): 615-624.
    • Schugar, J.T.; Schugar, H.; and Penny, C. (2011). A nook or a book: Comparing college students’ reading comprehension levels, critical reading, and study skills. The International Journal for Technology, Teaching, and Learning. 7(2): 116-132.
    • Schugar, H. R., & Schugar, J. T. (2011). “Oceans like tiny cups of tea": Mapping figurative language in narrative-informational text. The California Reader, 44(3): 12-18.
    • Schugar, J. (2006) Explanatory notes.  In J. London, The Iron Heel.  New York: Penguin Classics.