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Cargile-Cook, Kelli

Kelli Cargile Cook

Associate Professor | Ph.D. Texas Tech University

Research

  • "Online Education: Global Questions, Local Answers." Awarded NCTE Award for Excellence for Best Collection in Technical and Scientific Communication, 2006.
  • Fellow, Center for Online International Learning (COIL) Institute for Globally, Networked Learning in the Humanities, 2011-2013.
  • “Writers and their Maps” included in Best Collection of Essays in Technical or Scientific Communication (awarded by the NCTE), March 2002

Teaching

  • Teacher of the Year, College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, 2005
  • Teacher of the Year, Humanities Division, College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, 2005
  • Teacher of the Year, English Department, 2005

Service

  • Aggie Blue Pride Light—USU Presidential Recognition for Service, March 2002

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Clarke, Bruce

Bruce Clarke

Paul Whitfield Horn Professor | Ph.D. SUNY Buffalo

Research

  • Fellowship, International Research Institute for Cultural Technologies and Media Philosophy, Bauhaus-University Weimar, Germany, 2010-11 
  • Funded Invitation, Inaugural Meeting of the Chinese Daoist Salon, Zhengzhou, China, 2010
  • Texas Tech University Arts & Humanities Travel Funding Award: 4th European Conference of the Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts, 2006.
  • Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center Fellowship, University of Texas/Austin: “The Allegory of Thermodynamics,” 1996 
  • Gloria Lyerla Memorial Research Travel Grant, Texas Tech University: “The Allegory of Thermodynamics,” 1995
  • President’s Book Award, Texas Tech University, for Energy Forms: Allegory and Science in the Era of Classical Thermodynamics, 2003
  • American Council of Learned Societies Travel Grant for International Meetings: “D. H. Lawrence and the Egoist Group,” 1990
  • Texas State Organized Research Seed Grant: “Modernist Individualism,” 1987
  • American Council of Learned Societies Grant-in-Aid: “Dora Marsden and Modern Letters,” 1985
  • Texas Tech University Faculty Development Leave (competitive sabbatical): “Systems Cultures,” 2006
  • Texas Tech University Faculty Development Leave: “Bodies of Information,” 2000
  • Texas Tech University Faculty Development Leave: “The Allegory of Thermodynamics,” 1995
  • Texas Tech University Faculty Development Leave: “Modernist Individualism,” 1990

 

International Invited Lectures

  • “Michel Serres’s Cybernetics in Autopoietic Context.” Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin, Germany, January 18, 2011.
  • “‘Our Microscopic Allies’: H. G. Wells among the Microbes.” Department of English, University of Basel, March 8, 2011; Institute of Advanced Study in the Humanities and the Social Sciences, University of Bern, March 9, 2011.
  • “Information, Cognition, and Narration.” Centre de Recherche sur la Littérature et la Cognition, Université Paris 8, March 19, 2011.
  • “Gaia Theory and Neocybernetic Posthumanism.” Centre d'Etudes Féminines et d'Etudes de Genre, Université Paris 8, March 21, 2011.

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Couch, Julie

Julie Nelson Couch

Associate Professor | Ph.D. Brown

Research

  • Faculty Development Leave for 2010-2011.
  • Gloria Lyerla Library Memorial Fund Research Travel Grant, 2011

Teaching

  • Teaching Academy, Member, inducted 2005

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Covington, Dennis

Dennis Covington

Professor | M.F.A Iowa

Research

  • National Book Award Finalist for Salvation on Sand Mountain
  • Anne Rea Jewell Prize in Nonfiction, Boston Book Review, for Salvation on Sand Mountain
  • Delacorte Press Prize for a First Young Adult Novel for Lizard
  • Barrie Stavis Playwriting Award, National Theatre Conference, for Lizard
  • A Library Journal Best Book of 1999 for Cleaving The Best Christian Writing 2001 for “The Problem of the Azure-Hooded Jay”
  • Creative Writing Fellowship, National Endowment for the Arts
  • Individual Artist Fellowship, Alabama State Council on the Arts
  • Ireland Award for Scholarly Distinction, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • The Frederick W. Connor Award for oustanding contributions to the History of Ideas, University of Alabama at Birmingham

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Daghistany Ransdell, Ann

Ann Daghistany Ransdell

Associate Professor | Ph.D. Southern California

Research

  • Women’s Studies Woman of the Year, Texas Tech University 1973

Teaching

  • Teaching Academy
  • President’s Excellence in Teaching Award, Texas Tech University 1994

Service

  • Nominated for Graduate English Society Faculty Award 2002
  • Omicron Delta Kappa and Mortar Board Outstanding Faculty Recognition 2004
  • Phi Kappa Phi Faculty Initiation  2004

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Sam Dragga

Sam Dragga

Professor | Ph.D. Ohio

Research

  • Fellow, Association of Teachers of Technical Writing, 2001
  • NCTE Award for Excellence in Technical and Scientific Communication, Best Book,1989, Editing: The Design of Rhetoric
  • Association of Teachers of Technical Writing, Best Article, 1991, “Responding to Technical Writing”
  • “The Ethics of Document Design,” Society for Technical Communication, ($10,000), 1993-94

Teaching

  • Jay R. Gould Award for Excellence in Teaching Technical Communication, Society for Technical Communication, 2005
  • President’s Excellence in Teaching Award, Texas Tech University, 2000

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