1Q16 and 2Q16 Issues of IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication

Two issues of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication have recently been published and should be reaching your mailbox soon if you are a paper subscriber. The March 2016 issue provides a special issue on content management; the June issue contains a note from the new editor of the Transactions, George Hayhoe. … [Read more...]

4Q15 Issue of IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication

Another issue of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication is now ready. This one features articles on various genres of interest to professional and technical communicators—instructional design, operating instructions, LinkedIn profiles, and software agreements: Research Article: EfficientlyConnecting Textual and Visual … [Read more...]

IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication Special Issue: Content Management

The IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication has published a special issue on Component Content Management edited by Rebekka Andersen (University of California at Davis), and Tatiana Batova (Arizona State University). This is the first major peer-reviewed publication on content management in our field since 2008 and contains an update on … [Read more...]

Position Announcement Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication

The IEEE Professional Communication Society (PCS) is seeking applications from qualified individuals to become the next Editor-in-Chief (EIC) of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication. The new EIC will begin his or her tenure on 1 July 2016. The Transactions is a refereed, archival journal published quarterly by PCS. Because it is a … [Read more...]

Dr. George Hayhoe named as interim Editor in Chief

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PCS is pleased to announce that Dr. George Hayhoe has agreed to serve as the interim Editor in Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication, effective 1 January 2016. Dr. Hayhoe has extensive editorial experience having served for 12 years as editor of Technical Communication and for two years as a member of the IEEE Technical … [Read more...]

Second Quarter 2015 Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication Now Available

The Second Quarter 2015 issue of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication is now available online, and will be arriving in the mailboxes of members over the next several weeks (packaged with the First Quarter issue). Highlights of the issue include: 1.    Editorial:  The Basics of Reporting Research by Saul … [Read more...]

First Quarter 2015 Issue of the Transactions Now Available

The First Quarter 2015 issue of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication is now available. Highlights of the issue include research articles on "Critical Factors Influencing Innovation Diffusion on Corporate Websites," "A Reexamination of Fortune 500 Homepage Design Practices," "Remaking the Pitch: Reuse Strategies in Entrepreneurs’ … [Read more...]

Recommended Article from the Archives of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication

Check out this article from the archives of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication. A. G. Gross and J. E. Harmon. The structure of PowerPoint presentations: The art of grasping things whole. IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication, vol. 52, no. 2, pp.121-137, 2009. Recommended by former Transactions editor Jo … [Read more...]

Second Quarter 2013 Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication Includes a Special Section on Designing Usable Systems for Self-Service

The second quarter 2013 issue of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication, available now both online and in print. This issue features a special section that is likely to be of high interest to readers interested in the topics of user experience and design:  Designing a Better User Experience for Self-Service Systems.  This … [Read more...]

Call for Submissions for Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication

IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication Call for Submissions: Spring 2015 Special Issue on Content Management Guest Editors: Rebekka Andersen (University of California, Davis) and Tatiana Batova (Arizona State University) Deadline for Submissions: October 31, 2013 Content management is a set of methodologies, processes, and … [Read more...]