Skip to main content

Anna Wright

Profile picture for Anna Wright

Contact Information

3001 Lincoln Hall
M/C 456
Urbana, IL 61801
Teaching Assistant Professor, Director of Oral and Written Communication


Anna M. Wright, EdD, is an Instructional Assistant Professor and Director of Oral and Written Communication in the Department of Communication the at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Her research specialization is in Communication Education and Instructional Communication. She is particularly interested in best practices for teaching communication and how that understanding can enhance communication curriculum across grade levels. Prior to UIUC, Dr. Wright held positions at Illinois State University and Illinois College. 


  • Ed.D., Teaching and Learning – Communication, Illinois State University
  • M.S., Communication Studies – Illinois State University
  • B.S., Communication Teacher Education – Illinois State University