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Prof. Catherine A. Warren

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Cat Warren is an associate professor of English at North Carolina State University.

Before returning to academe to get her Ph.D. in 1990, Cat Warren was a reporter for several newspapers across the United States, including the Hartford Courant. In 1995, she joined the faculty at North Carolina State University, where she has taught a wide range of courses in journalism and media and in gender studies. She publishes in journalistic venues as well as in academic ones—on science journalism, media criticism, cultural studies, and issues in higher education. She was editor of Academe, the magazine of the American Association of University Professors from 2009 to 2012. Her book, What the Dog Knows: The Science and Wonder of Working Dogs, is forthcoming from Touchstone division of Simon & Shuster in October 2013.

She lives in Durham.