Duane Roen Duane Roen, is a Professor of English and serves as Assistant Vice Provost for University Academic Success Programs at Arizona State University. He also serves as faculty head of Interdisciplinary and Liberal Studies as well as head of Technical Communication. At ASU, Duane previously served as faculty head of Humanities and Arts, and he directed the Center for Learning and Teaching Excellence and the writing program. Roen is secretary of the Conference on College Composition and Communication and vice president of the Council of Writing Program Administrators. He has published eight books on writing, and he has authored or coauthored more than two hundred chapters, articles, and conference papers.