Arnecia Patterson


Full-Time Faculty


Email: Arnecia Patterson
Phone: 937-229-3658

HM 232


Arnecia Patterson teaches composition in Writing Seminar I and II, the latter of which is themed around performance. She brings to teaching over twenty years’ national and international experience as an executive and consultant in arts and culture with a focus on concert dance. Patterson continues to serve as a site consultant, reviewer, and panelist for a range of funders and grant makers. She writes about professional dance performance for the Dayton City Paper and is a published poet and fiction writer.


  • M.A., University of Dayton
  • B.A., Wright State University


Research Interests

  • Poetry
  • Performance
  • Teaching and Learning
  • Ethics