|2014 - Present||Associate Professor, Boise State University ‐ Department of Public Policy and Administration|
Honors and Awards
- 2010, 2009, & 2008- Outstanding Faculty Member, Society of Women Engineers, Colorado School of Mines
- 2014 Christine L. Oravec Research in Environmental Communication Award
- 2014 Top Paper Award, Environmental Communication Division, National Communication Association
- Fellow, Frontiers of Engineering Education Annual Symposium, National Academy of Engineering
- U.S. Energy Policy
- Qualitative Methods
- Philosophy of Social Inquiry
Environmental Research Building, Office 5135
Boise State University
1910 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725
The Nuclear Pipeline: Integrating Nuclear Power and Climate Change
Engineering Identities, Epistemologies and Values: Engineering Education and Practice in Context (2015)
This chapter focuses on nuclear scientists and engineers, and the effectiveness of small-scale interventions that could be made to prepare ...
Industrial Apocalyptic: Neoliberalism, Coal, and the Burlesque Frame
Rhetoric and Public Affairs (2014)
Rhetorical scholarship and cultural commentary have demonstrated that environmentalist voices are consistently associated with apocalyptic rhetoric. However, this association deflects ...
Are Engineering and Social Justice (In)commensurable? A Theoretical Exploration ...
International Journal of Engineering, Social Justice, and Peace (2012)
The degree to which engineering and social justice as fields of practice are (in)commensurable remains an open question. To illuminate ...
Making the Human Dimensions of Sustainable Community Development Visible to ...
Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers (2011)
Recently, engineers – particularly those working on sustainability-related initiatives – have increasingly turned their efforts towards under-served communities. This paper ...
Innovations in Composition Programs that Educate Engineers: Drivers, Opportunities, and ...
Journal of Engineering Education (2009)
Recent developments in engineering education have shaped the nature of composition programs at institutions or programs that emphasize engineering and ...
Contributions to Books (7)
Contribution to Book
Moving Forward with Citizen Deliberation: Lessons and Inspiration from the ...
Nanotechnology and the Public: Public Perception and Risk Communication (2011)
In his article on the National Citizens' Technology Forum (NCTF) in this chapter, Cobb notes that the NCTF was essentially ...