Patricia Friedrich

Associate Dean and Professor of English, Arizona State University

Patricia Friedrich is a Professor/Associate Dean at Arizona State University. She is the author of seven non-fiction books including award-winning Palgrave-MacMillan’s The Literary and Linguistic Construction of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and 2019's Applied Linguistics in the Real World. Her historical romance A Love Made to Measure was published in 2018 (The Wild Rose Press as Eliza Emmett) and reached #1 in Victorian Romance on Amazon in 2019. She has published many articles/book chapters in such periodicals as  Harvard Business Review and  World Englishes. Her fiction has appeared in Gray Sparrow, Eclectic Flash, Blue Guitar, Birkensnake, and  The Linnet’s Wings. She is a contributing editor for  Write On!, the magazine of the Women Fiction Writers’ Association. Her novel manuscript The Art of Always won first prize at the Desert Dreams (RWA) regional competition.

Experience

  • –present
    Associate Dean and Professor of English, Arizona State University

Education

  • 2001 
    Purdue University , PhD in English (Linguistics)