Associate Professor Laurence José

PhD in Rhetoric and Technical Communication, Michigan Tech University
M.A. and a Diploma of Advanced Studies with an emphasis in linguistics from the University Marc Bloch (France)
301 LOH | 331-3418 | |


Laurence José teaches courses in professional writing, writing in the global context, style, document design, multimodal composing, and genre theory. She also serves as the director of the new Digital Studies minor.

Her work has appeared in French linguistics journals, among which Languages and Bulletin de la Société de Linguistique de Paris, as well as in The Nordic English of Journal Studies. Her most recent publications include: “Globalizing Technical Communication Programs: A Diachronic Perspective,” a book chapter in the edited collection Sharing Our Intellectual Traces: Narrative Reflections from Administrators of Professional, Technical, and Scientific Communication Programs (Baywood), and “Stakeholder Theory and Technical Communication Academic Programs,” a co-authored book chapter in the edited collection, Academy-Industry Relationships and Partnerships (Baywood). Her current work in progress includes a research project on the evolution of résumé writing in the classroom. 

Laurence José

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