Technical Communication Special Issue: “Emerging forms of Project Management in Technical and Professional Communication”

Special Issue Editors Benjamin Lauren Michigan State University blauren@msu.edu Joanna Schreiber Georgia Southern University jschreiber@georgiasouthern.edu Overview Recently, scholarship in technical and professional communication (TPC) has examined economic and structural transformations that have influenced how projects are being managed … [Read more...]

“It’s New Job Season” Part 1: A Different Way of Thinking About you Cover Letters

The first quarter is traditionally a strong hiring season for companies, and also a time when people turn to thoughts of new jobs and career paths. Professional communication skills are key to taking advantage of those opportunities, particularly in engineering and the sciences. In a series of posts called "It's New Job Season," we're going … [Read more...]

Job: Visiting Assistant Professor of English, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology invites applications for a two-year visiting assistant professor of English starting in August 2017. The position requires teaching professional and technical communication courses, as well as developing elective courses in the candidate’s areas of interest suitable for undergraduate non-majors.  Preferred … [Read more...]

RFP for Guest Editorship and Special Issue Topic: IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication

December 2018 Issue The IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication requests proposals for guest editorship and special issue topic for the December 2018 issue. Anyone may propose a topic and apply for guest editor status. Guest editors need not be members of the IEEE Professional Communication Society. The proposed guest editor may … [Read more...]

CFP: CEEA 2017 in Toronto

The Canadian Engineering Education Association's Annual Conference - CEEA2017 will be hosted by the University of Toronto in Toronto, Ontario from June 4 to 7, 2017, and there's still time to get your paper in! … [Read more...]

Submissions for IEEE ProComm 2017 Now Open!!

We look forward to seeing your proposals, reading your papers, and seeing you in Madison!!  Submission deadline extended until January 13, 2017! http://sites.ieee.org/pcs/procomm2017/ … [Read more...]

Communication Across Borders: Strategies for International Group Communication and Cooperation

Increasingly, engineering projects are crossing national boundaries.  Groups working together are having to work in virtual, physically dispersed teams, making communication practices both more challenging and more essential to the success of a project. While the field is still young, communication researchers have started to catalogue … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Editor-in-Chief of the scholarly publication Communication Design Quarterly (CDQ)

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Special Interest Group on Design of Communication (SIGDOC) seeks an editor-in-chief and institutional home for its peer-reviewed scholarly publication Communication Design Quarterly (CDQ). Overview of CDQ Communication Design Quarterly is published four times a year (four issues in an annual … [Read more...]

4Q16 Special Issue of IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication on Entrepreneurship Communication

The December 2016 special issue of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication on entrepreneurship communication has recently been published online. If you are a paper subscriber, you will receive the issue, printed together with the September issue, during the next month. Volume 59, Number 4, December 2016 Editorial— Introduction to … [Read more...]

CFP: SIGDOC 2017, Halifax, NS, Canada – Deadline Extended to January 17th, 2017

Update: Deadline Extended to January 17th, 2017 Have you ever wanted to visit beautiful Nova Scotia? Are you working on any projects that examine how the design of communication is practiced, researched, taught, or theorized? If so, consider submitting a proposal for SIGDOC 2017! The 2017 conference of the ACM Special Interest Group on the … [Read more...]