Homer M.(Mickey) Gentry
Professor Gentry has taught college-level courses in English literature and composition, technical writing, distance learning, beginning writing skills, business English, mass communications and advertising. In his professional experience, he has written a variety of publications, including brochures, technical articles, news releases, speeches and annual reports. After a career in advertising and public relations and part-time stints as a college instructor, Gentry joined College of the Mainland’s Humanities Department as a full-time English instructor.
Gentry holds a Master of Arts in English from the University of Houston and Bachelor of Arts degrees in math and English from Texas A&M – Commerce.
Teaching Philosophy: All students deserve a chance to reach their full academic potential. Instructors must help students find ways to best express ideas and communicate to a wide audience, both within college and beyond.
M.A. in English, University of Houston
B.A. Math and English (double major) Texas A&M Commerce
Graduate Studies – University of Texas, Austin
- English Composition I – English 1301
- English Composition II – English 1302
- World Literature I – English 2332
- American Literature I – English 2327
College of the Mainland, Sept. 2005 – Present
Sept. 1996-2005 San Jacinto College
Adjunct Professor - English Lee College
Advertising and public relations – Corporations and Agencies in Houston
Tech Writing and Editing - NASA Contractors, Johnson Space Center