UAB Graduate Catalog

Academic Writing (GRD 726, 727, 728, 729)

GRD 726
Research Writing & Style

3 credit hours
Instructor: Dr. Jennifer L. Greer (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) 996-6355

Designed for those who are new to research communications, including 5th year master's students and international students. Writers select their own topics. Course offers instruction, practice and feedback in essential writing structures and skills, plus small-group interaction, instructor review, and self-editing.  Spring and Fall.  Pass/No Pass.

GRD 727
Writing & Reviewing Research
3 credit hours
Instructor: Dr. Jennifer L. Greer (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) 996-6355

Designed for individuals writing research and review papers.  Writers select their own topics. Course offers instruction in essential strategies and techniques, practice, peer review, and instructor feedback. Note: Self motivated? Working from home? Take GRD 727 online. Spring, Summer and Fall.  Pass/No Pass.

GRD 728 
Professional Writing & Publishing
3 credit hours
Instructor: Dr. Jennifer L. Greer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 996-6355

Designed for advanced graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and researchers seeking to write and publish professionally. Writers select their own topics. Includes writing in field, peer review, self-editing, and coaching.  Spring and Summer.  Pass/No Pass.

GRD 729 
Writing a Journal Article in 12 Weeks
3 credit hours
Instructor: Dr. Jennifer L. Greer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 996-6355

For students and scholars with a working paper to revise and target for article publication.