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First Name: 
Robert
Last Name: 
Dees
Phone: 
(949)582-4788
Alt Phone: 
(949) 582-4900 x3181
Title: 
Associate Faculty
Department: 
English
Division: 
Division of Liberal Arts
Organization: 
Saddleback College

*  Recently retired from Orange Coast College, having taught English as a full-time faculty member before becoming a Dean, then Vice President, and eventually President of the college. 

*  Author or co-author of several college English textbooks (see below) and other publications. 

*  Interests include bird-watching, camping and hiking, studying mollusks, and shell collecting. 

Textbook publications:


Four in One: Rhetoric, Reader, Research Guide, and Handbook. 5th ed. With Edward A. Dornan. Pearson: 2011. 

The Brief English Handbook. 9th ed. With Edward A. Dornan. Longman: 2010. 

Distinguishing Words: Vocabulary for Reading, Writing, and Thinking. Longman: 2003. 

Writing the Modern Research Paper. 4th ed. Pearson/Longman: 2003.

The Resourceful Writer. 4th ed. With William Barnwell. Houghton Mifflin: 1999.