Leach, Billy

Online Liberal Arts Program Chair, Assistant Professor of English
CoPLA Online Programs

Educational Background

B.A. English University of Central Florida
M.A. English University of Central Florida
Ph.D. Texts and Technology University of Central Florida 2010

Professional Experience

The first half of Professor Leach's career was in the corporate world as the owner of a commercial printing business in Brevard County. After the sale of the business in 1996, Professor Leach became an adjunct instructor in the English department of Brevard Community College. He began teaching composition and literature courses full time at Florida Tech in 2001.

Current Research

Professor Leach's scholarly interests include contemporary American poetry and fiction, technical writing, and the ethical and practical issues of integrating various technologies in the online and blended learning environments.