Writing and Rhetoric: International technical communication, professional and technical communication, social justice, public intellectualism, rhetoric of technology, technology and elections, politics, biometric technology, and localization.
Classical and contemporary rhetorical theory, digital rhetoric, digital scholarship and electronic publication, web authoring and design, technical and scientific writing
brain research and the teaching of writing; portfolio assessment; writing and meditation
theories and histories of rhetoric, material rhetorics, technical and professional communication, digital rhetoric, cultural rhetorics, social media, and videogames
Feminist research, community writing, writing across the curriculum/in the disciplines, ethnography, writing program administration and pedagogy
Medical rhetoric, vaccine controversy, professional and technical communication, public rhetoric, rhetoric of science and technology
faculty development, composition and rhetoric, writing program administration, writing pedagogy education
My primary research interests revolve around the development of writing abilities across the lifespan, with an emphasis on instruction and feedback, and the relationship of writing to knowledge production and social innovation.