Academic Degrees, Licenses, Credentials

Northern State University, TESOL Certificate

University of South Dakota, M.A. English Literature

University of South Dakota, B.A. English

Additional Information

Lara Carlson McGoey, Instructor of English, joined the department in 2016 after teaching composition and introductory literature courses at the University of South Dakota (USD) for five years. Prior to that, she tutored writing and English speaking skills at the University Writing Center of USD for three years. Her interests include 18th and 19th century British literature, especially British Romanticism, and gender studies. She has published an article analyzing the roles of women in the television show Downton Abbey, and she recently completed TESOL certification. Carlson McGoey teaches composition, introductory literature courses, and other English courses for DSU.