Dean, School of Languages and Literature Associate Professor - English 1900 W. 7th Street CMB 1300 Plainview, TX 79072 Office: 806-291-1106 FAX: 806-291-1987 Gates Hall Room 200 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Mendoza has a Ph.D. in Leadership and Higher Education, a MFA in writing, MA in
Humanities & Literature/Playwriting, and a BA in Human Development. She is a publshed
author of 16 novels, 12 plays, 1 journal article, and several poems and articles.
Her dissertation research was on engaging Generation Z in the classroom.
She moonlights as a cover artist for the Wild Rose Press, and formerly served as a
drama director at various churches for over 27 years. She is also a US Army veteran,
an inspirational speaker, stand-up comedian, and a huge movie buff. She is married
to film maker Richard Mendoza Jr. and has two sons and one daighter-in-law.