Profiles in "Professional and Technical Writing" Expertise Area

  • Paul Kei Matsuda is Professor of English and Director of Second Language Writing. He has published widely on issues related to language, writing, identity, mentoring, and professional development.
  • D'Angelo's research interests include writing assessment; the impact of assessment on curriculum development, outcomes, and pedagogy; threshold concepts and transfer of learning; metacognition; and information literacy.
  • Simmon received a master's in English from Northern Arizona University and a master's of education in curriculum and teaching from the University of Toledo.
  • Hoyt teaches a variety of composition and literature courses, with specialties in business writing and Arab-American women's literature.
  • Maid is a co-author, with Professors Duane Roen and Greg Glau, of "The McGraw-Hill Guide: Writing for College, Writing for Life."
  • Mark Hannah's research examines intersections of law, rhetoric, and expertise in complex, multi-disciplinary problem-solving contexts.
  • Nationally recognized scholar in visual communication, visual literacy, and professional communication pedagogy.