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Shyam Sharma Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director English College of Arts and Sciences


Shyam Sharma is a scholar and teacher of writing and rhetoric who studies academic writing and communication at the intersection of the arts and sciences. He is currently documenting how U.S. universities are facilitating the growth and success of international graduate students as writers and scholars in their disciplines and into the professions. A former lecturer at the Tribhuvan University of Nepal, he is also an expert on issues about Nepal and South Asia.


  • PhD and MA, University of Louisville
  • MA, BA, and BEd, Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu