Dr. Meisenheimer earned a Ph.D. in English from the University of
Minnesota, where he began developing and delivering curriculum and instruction in
scientific and technical writing. At UC Davis, he most
often teaches UWP 104E (Scientific Writing), UWP 102E (Engineering Writing), UWP 104T (Technical Writing), and UWP 101 (Advanced Composition), helping future scientists and engineers understand the rhetorical strategies behind the
documents and reports specific to their fields.