Technical Writer Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Technical Writer, Technical Writer Literature, Technical Writer Writing, Technical Writer Creative Writing, Technical Writer Composition, Technical Writer Writing Education,


1955-71, Ph.D., Arizona State University
English: 20th C. American & British Lit.
1962, M.A., Arizona State University
1959, B.A., Business and English

Title of Dissertation

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Teaching Positions And Ranks Held

1994 – Present, Professor
San Diego State University – Technical Writing and Literature
1988-94, Associate Professor
San Diego State University – Technical Writing
1984-1987, Assistant Professor
San Diego State University – Technical Writing
1973-75, Instructor
Pepperdine University – Chapman College
1971-73, Instructor
Central Arizona College – Writing
1968-71, Lecturer
Fresno State University – Composition, Technical Writing and Literature
1964-68, Lecturer
Chico State University – Composition and Technical Writing
1962-64, Instructor
Mesa Community College – Composition and Literature
1959-62, Instructor
Tempe Union High School – English and Business

Courses Taught

Technical Writing
Problems in Technical Communication
Technical Document Editing
Introduction of Teaching Composition
Writing Internship
Seminar: Social Construction and Collaboration
Seminar: Research Methods
Introduction to Literature
Modern British Literature
Seminar: James Joyce
Seminar: Yeats, Joyce, and Eliot
Professional Growth

Articles in Refereed Journals

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Chapters in Refereed Books

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Articles in Refereed Proceeding

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Scholarly Awards And Honors

Meritorious Performance and Professional Promise Award, May 1988
Nominated and elected to rank of Associate Fellow in the Society for Technical Communication, May 1992
Awarded the Distinguished Chapter Service Award from Society for Technical Communication, February 1992.
Listed in U.S. Register of Technical Communicators, 1987 edition
Listed in Who’s Who of American Women (Year available upon request.)

Funded Research Grants

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Particpation In Professional Associations

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Member of The Following Professional Organizations

National Council of the Teachers of English; Assembly for Computers in English; Assembly on Research; International Assembly
Association of Professional Writing Consultants
Council of Writing Program Administrators
American Business Communication Association
The Rhetoric Society of America
California Association of Teachers of English
The Greater San Diego Council of Teachers of English
Professional Communication Society of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Modern Language Association
National Society for Internships and Experiential Education
James Joyce Society

Professional Conferences and Seminars

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Consultant Services

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Service To The University and The Community

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Other Assignments and Services

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