SIGDOC ’17 Registration is Now Open

We are happy to announce that registration for SIGDOC '17 -- the ACM SIGDOC 2017 annual conference -- is now open!  To register for the conference go to​ ​ https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/Default.aspx?EventID=1981518 SIGDOC '17 will be held at Dalhousie University and the Atlantica Hotel in beautiful Halifax, Nova Scotia … [Read more...]

June 2017 issue of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication now published online

If you are a paper subscriber, you will receive the issue, printed together with the March issue, within the next week or two. This issue contains the following articles: Research Article—Diagrams in Contracts: Fostering Understanding in Global Business Communication, by S. Passera, A. Kankaanranta, and L. … [Read more...]

IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication Call for Submissions: Special Issue on Data-Driven Approaches to Research and Teaching in Professional and Technical Communication (December 2018):

Guest editors: Ryan K. Boettger (University of North Texas) and Suguru Ishizaki (Carnegie Mellon University) The approaches, theories, and technologies that inform professional communication remain a consequential and ever evolving area of study. In 2006, Thomas Orr guest edited a special issue of IEEE Transactions on Professional … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

Job Openings: Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, Texas

Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, Texas, is pleased to invite applications for the following tenure track positions: Assistant Professor, Business and Technical Communication, tenure track Responsibilities: 4/4 teaching load, including undergraduate communication core and business communication courses, and graduate online-courses … [Read more...]

Call for Participation: Writing Studies and IRBs

Johanna Hillen, PhD candidate at the University of South Florida, Dr. Joe Moxley, her advisor, and Dr. Norbert Elliot, are looking for your participation in a research study on Writing Studies and IRBs, and hope you will support this CCCC Research Initiative study (USF Protocol #25347). They are looking for a diversity of experiences with … [Read more...]