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Name and Profile

Julie Davis

Debbie Davy is a PhD student in Technical Communication and Rhetoric. A Senior Member of the IEEE Professional Communication Society, she works as an incorporated consultant to provide innovation, critical thinking, and business analysis to companies in the private and publicsectors. She is the co-author of a literature review of qualitative research in technical communication from 2003 to 2007 in Technical Communication: Perspectives and Techniques (James Conklin and George Hayhoe, eds. New York: Taylor and Francis, 2010). TCR

Chase Dearinger

Joseph Dornich

Kristi Dunks is a PhD student in Technical Communication and Rhetoric. She is interested in risk communication, technical communication within aviation, and the rhetoric of government reports. TCR

Neal Durbin is an MA/MS student in English and Forensic Science specializing in Forensic Linguistics. His research specializes in linguistic authorship attribution and plagiarism, as well as the language of psychopathy.

David A. Edgell is a PhD student in the Technical Communication & Rhetoric program studying medical rhetoric, practitioner-patient communication, medical ethics, and informed consent. He is president of the student chapter of the STC and has published on the subjects of usability, distance internships, DITA, collaborative information technologies, and interviewing subject matter experts. TCR

Tim Elliot

Kimberly Elmore is a PhD student in TCR, exploring connections between rhetoric, ethics, and disability studies.  She is currently researching ethical argumentation in the online publications of stakeholders in autism research. TCR

Jason Farrell

Jill Fennell

Kerry Fine is a PhD student in English, studying Western American Literature and ecocriticism. She has presented papers on literature of place, place theory, and body mediated epistemological development at conferences of the Western Literature Association and the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment. LSJE

Carly Finseth

Rachel Furey is a PhD student in English specializing in creative writing.  She is a winner of Sycamore Review’s Wabash Prize for Fiction, Crab Orchard Review’s Charles Johnson Student Fiction Award, and Yemassee’s William Richey Short Fiction Contest. Her work has also appeared or is forthcoming in Hunger Mountain, Fifth Wednesday Journal, Sweet, Tidal Basin Review, American Fiction, and Chautauqua.

Greg Gamel

Linda Gilmore

Henrietta Goodman is a student in the PhD English program, with a specialization in Creative Writing/Poetry. Her first book of poetry, titled Take What You Want, was published in 2007 by Alice James Books, and she has recently published poems in Valparaiso Poetry Review, Guernica, and Field. 

Chalice Green

Julie Grisham is a MA student in Technical Communication. Her interests are accessible rhetoric, composition, and visual rhetoric. She also holds an MA in Education and is a member of the Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society.

David Grover

Emily Grover is a PhD student in English, with specialization in 18th Century British Literature. She has taught Neoclassic to Romantic British literature at the university level for two years, and she has been teaching composition courses since 2003.

Sarah Gunning is a Ph.D. candidate in Technical Communication & Rhetoric. Her dissertation investigates knowledge management factors involved in nonprofit proposal development. Her research has been presented at Association of Fundraising Professionals and has been accepted for presentation at the Americas Conference on Information Systems and the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action conference.  TCR

Megan Hansen is a PhD student in English, specializing in 19th Century American literature. Her specific interests include the shifting socioeconomic conditions of the mid-nineteenth century and the resulting literary representations of middle-class gender roles.

Letitia Harding is a PhD student in the TCR program. Her dissertation involves an exploration of the political uses of visual and textual rhetoric in environmental issues. She has a book chapter, entitled Digital Connections and Learning Styles, co-written with Julie Davis and Deanna Mascle pending Spring 2010 publication in "The Handbook of Research and Virtual Environments for Corporate Education and Employee Learning Solutions. TCR

JuanJuan Henderson is an MA student in English specializing in creative writing. Her works of poetry and fiction have been published in Palo Alto Review, The Sagebrush Review, The Dreamcatcher, and Etches in Time. One of her recent poems is forthcoming in Concho River Review. Her memoire, Silk Moth, is being reviewed for publication. She also holds a Ph.D in biomedical science and has published her research widely in national journals and book chapters.

Chloe Honum

Alec Hosterman

Adam Houle is a PhD student in English, specializing in Creative Writing. His focus is contemporary American poetry, and his poetry have appeared or will soon in MARGIE, Agni online, and Linebreak.

Landon Houle is a PhD student in English. Her specialization is  with an emphasis on fiction. Her work has been published in descant, and she has presented both fiction and critical articles at various conferences including the Texas Association of Creative Writing Teachers (TACWT) and the Association of Graduate English Students conferences at the University of North Texas and Texas Tech.

Sam Howard

Rebecca Howell

Andrew Husband is a PhD student in English specializing in 19th and 20th century American and Anglophone Literature, Ecocriticism, and Critical Theory. He has presented papers at several international conferences and published articles in ISLE: Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment and Texas Theatre Journal. LSJE

Jeremy Huston

Luke Iantornois a PhD student in English, focusing on eighteenth- and nineteenth-century British literature. His dissertation research examines the relationship between empire and revolution, gender, and book history between 1783 and 1815. He has presented papers on Romantic literature at conferences of the College English Association and  the International Conference on Romanticism, and He has edited the General Magazine for Romantic Women Writers Reviewed (2011, 2012).NCS | BH

Seongeun Jin is a PhD student in English, studying 20th century British and American literature, particularly interested in Christianity and literature.

Frances Johnson

Andrew Keese is a PhD student in English literature. His research interests include 20th century British literature, including D. H. Lawrence, Sylvia Townsend Warner, and Graham Greene, and the role of politics in literature. He wrote reviews for and served as editor of the Journal of South Texas English Studies and presented at several conferences, including the national College English Association, the South Central Modern Language Association, and the Conference on Christianity in Literature.

Christine Kitano is a PhD student in English with a concentration in Creative Writing. Her first book of poems will be published in Spring 2011 by Lynx House Press..

Ana Krahmer