Dr. Julie Myatt Barger

Associate Professor

Dr. Julie Myatt Barger
(615) 898-2597
Room 324 A , Peck Hall (PH)
MTSU Box 70, Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Degree Information

  • Ph.D., University of Louisville (2008)
  • M.A., Tennessee Technological University (2003)
  • B.S., Tennessee Technological University (2001)


Dr. Barger joined the faculty of MTSU in 2008. She currently serves as the Co-Director of General Education English and teaches first-year composition, sophomore literature, and graduate courses in composition. Dr. Barger is interested in the role reading instruction plays in the teaching of writing and is currently researching the rhetorical practices of groups that advocate for women's and children's rights.