|Present||Assistant Professor, Director of Technical and Professional Writing, Portland State University ‐ English|
Honors and Awards
- Winner of the 2016 James M. Lufkin Award for Best Paper Submitted to the Conference
- WR 227 Introduction to Technical Writing
- WR 410/510 Research Methods for Professional Writers
- WR 425/525 Advanced Technical Writing
|2011||Ph.D. in English, University of Washington|
The Infrastructural Function: A Relational Theory of Infrastructure for Writing ...
English Faculty Publications and Presentations (2019)
This article theorizes the term infrastructure as a framework for articulating how writing products, activities, and processes underwrite organizational life ...
Crossing Boundaries with Research Tools: The Value of a Mobile ...
SIGDOC '19: Proceedings of the 37th ACM International Conference on the Design of Communication (2019)
This experience report discusses the value of a commercially available mobile ethnography tool used by customer experience researchers in the ...
The Negotiation of Writer Identity in Engineering Faculty - Writing Consultant ...
Journal of Writing Research (2011)
Negotiating faculty-writing consultant collaborations in engineering contexts can be challenging when the writing consultant originates in the humanities. The author ...
Book Chapter (4)
OER Guide (1)
Improving Models of Document Cycling: Accounting for the Less Visible ...
Professional Communication Conference (IPCC), 2016 IEEE International (2016)
Conventional models of document cycling for periodic report writing in large organizations limit what is represented to the final stages ...
Genre Cycling: The Infrastructural Function of an Operational Assessment Review ...
SIGDOC '14 Proceedings of the 32nd ACM International Conference on The Design of Communication (2014)
This paper reports on the first phase of a study of technical documentation and reporting at a scientific supercomputing user ...
Participatory Design in the Development of a Web-based Technology for ...
SIGDOC '12 Proceedings of the 30th ACM international conference on Design of communication (2012)
This study raises the question of how to make an analytical tool developed for and by researchers for visualizing writing ...