William Dickey joins Juniata's faculty in 2007 as an instructor in English after serving as a part-time lecturer at Juniata from 2004 to 2007.
He earned a bachelor's degree in English in 2000 from Shippensburg University in Shippensburg, Pa. He went on to earn a master's degree in English in 2003 from the University of New Orleans. He earned the doctoral degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 2010.
Dickey's research and scholarship interest focuses on how terrorism is represented in literature.
He started his teaching experience while still in graduate school, working as a writing tutor and instructor of English composition from 2000 to 2003. He worked as a writing instructor at Tulane University in New Orleans during the 2003-2004 academic year. He also worked as an instructor in language and literacy education at Penn State University from 2005 to 2007.
He served as faculty advisor for Juniata Noise, a music periodical published by students. He was nominated for Outstanding Teaching Assistant at the University of New Orleans in 2003.