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Richard Walker

MERLOT Contributor  MERLOT Author
Adjunct Professor at Charter Oak State College
Charter Oak State College



Primary Affiliation:
  • Charter Oak State College (Education, 4 Year/4 Year + Grad, CT, United States)

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Contact Information

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Skills & Interests

  • Humanities/Journalism (Expert)
    Interested in publishing the work of others and have established Emanations Press for this purpose See guidelines of the Editorial Freelancers Association

Education History

  • Master of Arts English and American Literature (05/1991)
    Trinity College
  • Bachelor of Arts Communication Arts (06/1970)
    Fordham College
  • Associate of Arts Liberal Arts (06/1968)
    St Thomas Seminary


  • Adjunct Professor of Writing and Research (09/2010 - Current) Charter Oak State College
  • Publisher and Editor (07/2009 - Current) Emanations Press
  • Adjunct Professor of Writing and Rhetoric (09/2006 - 06/2009) University of Hartford
  • Marketing Proposal Writer and Publicist (08/2001 - 11/2003) Tai Soo Kim Partners Architects
  • Communications Specialist (10/1998 - 10/2000) Kaman Aerospace Corporation
  • Media Consultant and Marketing Coordinator (06/1991 - 05/1998) Connecticut Education Resources & University of Hartford
  • Associate Director of Communications and Director of Speakers Bureau (08/1979 - 05/1991) University of Hartford


  • New England Auto Museum
    Director, Educational Advisor 08/2008 - Current

Honors and Awards

  • Best Colleges (06/2016)
    Charter Oak State College is ranked second among the top 10 in America for serving older students returning to college. Forbes:
  • Speakers Bureaus (04/1990)
    The UofH Speakers Bureau was recognized for excellence by the Network for Talented and Gifted students, the Connecticut State Department of Higher Education and the Advertising Club of Greater Hartford.

Teaching Experience

  • Interdisciplinary Studies IDS 101 ( Current)
    Charter Oak State College - Writing and College Research
    Intensive preparation in this required, two-month online course to help ensure degree completion while learning/relearning principles and techniques of critical thinking, research writing, and interactive digital communication in academic and professional environments. Pilot faculty.
  • Rhetoric and Professional Writing (Fall 2006)
    University of Hartford - First-year college writing