Cindy Flood Ries

Cindy Ries Education

  • Ph.D., Curricular and Instructional Studies, University of Akron, 2005 
  • M.A., Education, College of Mt. St. Joseph, 1987
  • B.A., English and Music Education, Malone College, 1979


  • 1990-present Malone University, Department of English
  • 1987-1990 Malone College, Adjunct in Department of Language and Literature
  • 1979-1989 Louisville High School, English teacher

Teaching Assignments

  • Elements of English
  • Principles of Composition
  • Literature in Society (in-class and online)
  • Teaching Grammar and Composition
  • African American Literature and Culture
  • Adolescent Literature (undergraduate and graduate)
  • Teaching methods courses for Middle Childhood Education, Integrated Language Arts (undergraduate and graduate)

"I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good thing, therefore, that I can do or any kindness I can show to any fellow human being let me do it now. Let me not defer nor neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again."

- Stephen Grellet, 1773-1855, French-born Quaker Minister