Angela Wimes, EdD, MA

Angela Wimes, EdD, MA 

Assistant Professor

Community Health & Preventive Medicine


Writing Resource Center
Location: MEB
Phone: 404-752-1576


Clark Atlanta University
Degree: EdD in Education

Atlanta University
Degree: MA in Sociology

Southern Illinois University
Degree: BS in Journalism

Research Interests

  • Academic writing theory and practice
  • Linguistics and language acquisition
  • Teaching and learning theory and practice
  • Metacognition in writing
  • Critical reading, thinking and writing application
  • Social determinants of education
  • The role of persistence, grit and resilience in pursuing and achieving professional academic goals


  • Durham Walker, C., McCray, G. G., Wimes, A., Levine, D., & Rivers, D. (2023). Training medical students to recognize, understand, and mitigate the impact of racism in a service-learning course. Preventing Chronic Disease20, E41.