Associate Professor of Humanities and Composition
Humanities and Communication Department
Daytona College of Arts & Sciences
Daytona Beach campus

Office Hours

MW 10-11; TTH 2-4


Dr. Ashley Lear specializes in Modern American Literature, Women's Literature, and Science Fiction. She teaches introductory literature courses and an upper-level interdisciplinary research course focusing on science fiction. Her publications include works on digital pedagogy, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Ellen Glasgow, and feminist narrative theory. 

  • Ph.D. - Doctor of Philosophy in English, University of Houston System : Main Campus
  • M.A. - Master of Arts in English, Wake Forest University
  • B.A. - Bachelor of Arts in English, College of William and Mary

  • HU 338: Traversing the Borders
  • HU 142HYB: Studies in Literature

COM 122: Composition and Literature
HU 142: Studies in Literature
HU 338: Traversing the Borders, Science and Science Fiction (a course focusing on interdisciplinary research)