Department of English

Jessica Ouellette

Associate Professor and Director of Writing Programs
Jessica Ouellette

Office Location

316 Luther Bonney Portland

Faculty Office Hours Fall 2022

T/R 12:30-1:45 pm and by appointment



Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D., English with Specialization in Rhetoric and Composition, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2016
  • Certificate in Advanced Feminist Studies, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2015
  • M.A., English, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2012
  • B.A.,
 English, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2009


Jessica Ouellette is an Assistant Professor of English, a member of the Women and Gender Studies Council, and the Director of Writing Programs at the University of Southern Maine.

Professor Ouellette’s teaching and research areas include feminist rhetorical studies, digital rhetoric, globalization, and transnational studies. In addition to publishing essays on transnational feminist rhetorical methods and digital rhetoric, she is currently working on a book project involving a transnational feminist study of the relationship between global rhetorics, affect, and digital circulation.