James E Savage

James E Savage

James E Savage

Assistant Professor

multilingual education, composition, public rhetoric, qualitative research

James Savage is a term assistant professor who received his MFA in fiction from George Mason in 2005 and his MA in liberal arts from St. John's College in 2009. He is currently teaching international graduate students as part of the joint venture between George Mason University and INTO Mason and pursuing a PhD in writing and rhetoric. 

Courses Taught

ENGH 121/122: Enhanced Composition for Multilingual Writers of English 

ENGH 100: Composition for Nonnative Speakers of English 

EAP 507: Graduate Communications in the Disciplines


BA, University of Michigan, 1996

MFA, George Mason University, 2005

MA, St. John's College, 2009

Recent Presentations

Doetsch-Kidder, S., Habib, A., Mallet, K., Namubiru, E., & Savage, J. (2016). Reading and writing for complexity: Using key concepts and key terms to engage multilingual and other learners in scholarly conversations. Interactive session presented at the 2016 Innovations in Teaching & Learning Conference: Cultivating Creative and Reflective Learners, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA.