College of Creative Studies: Liberal Arts


Susan Trudeau

Adjunct Faculty

M.A., B.A., University of Detroit, Secondary Teacher Certification, English Master Tutor Trainer

Research Interests:

Susan's research interests include the role of metacognition in developmental writing as well as pioneering new techniques for working with students with disabilities. She is currently working on a book about her work remediating students with Non-Verbal Learning Disorder.

Professional Experience:

Susan Trudeau has been teaching English as an adjunct instructor at CCS since 1999. In her work at both CCS and other local institutions, she specializes in working with reluctant writers and students with disabilities. Susan has taught high school and college level English for 25 years; currently, she also serves as Director of the Student Success Center at the University of Detroit Mercy. Susan is also the Publicity Chair of the ArtFair! Committee in Grosse Pointe.

Significant publications/presentations/exhibitions/projects:

Awardee, Department of Education TRiO grant, 2015
Awardee, Midwest Mercy grant, 2016
Awardee, Kings Chavez Parks Initiative State of Michigan Department of Education grant, 2006