IEEE USA Webinar: That Bullet Is Not Magic – Avoid Presentation Mistakes and Create New Best Practices

IEEE USA will be presenting a webinar, led by Dr. Traci Nathans-Kelly, on slide design for presentations, titled "That Bullet Is Not Magic - Avoid Presentation Mistakes and Create New Best Practices " on December 4, 2014, 2:00-3:00pm EDT.  … [Read more...]

Nominations for the 2015 STC Ken Rainey Award for Excellence in Research

Please help the Society for Technical Communication honor the distinguished research contributions of Dr. Ken Rainey by nominating yourself or a colleague for the prestigious 2015 STC Ken Rainey Award for Excellence in Research. The Ken Rainey award celebrates Ken Rainey’s passion for research that results in significant improvements to … [Read more...]

Nominations for the Jay R. Gould Award for Excellence in Teaching

The Jay R. Gould Award for excellence in teaching technical communication honors the distinguished teaching career of Professor Gould. Professor Gould's academic mentorship of technical communication students guided many men and women into the profession. The award honors excellence in teaching that becomes true academic … [Read more...]

Assistant/Associate Professor, Technical Communication, Mercer University

The Technical Communication Department (TCO) announces openings for two tenure-track positions for Fall 2015 at the Associate or Assistant Professor level. Applicant's areas of emphasis should include (1) either digital/social media and expertise in current industry standard tools or (2) technical writing/ editing and usability. Candidates are … [Read more...]

Communication Design Assistant Professor Position at Ithaca College

Applications are invited for a tenure-track assistant professor position within the area of communication design. We seek a student-focused individual committed to teaching and scholarship. The candidate should have an appreciation for the many aspects of communication design and have expertise in areas such as: interaction design, user interface … [Read more...]

CFP: Symposium on Communicating Complex Information (SCCI)

4th Annual Symposium on Communicating Complex Information (SCCI)February 23-24, 2015East Carolina UniversityGreenville NCBuilding on the success of the previous three conferences,the Symposium on Communicating Complex Information (SCCI) explores the relationships between and within the contexts that affect complex information, information … [Read more...]

CFP: ENGINEERING LEADERS for Grand Challenges

World Congress on Engineering Education 2014 9 – 11 November 2014 in Doha, Qatar www.engineeringleaders.org The Grand Challenges for Engineering, identified by the National Academy of Engineering, represent the greatest contemporary opportunities for engineering disciplines to improve the lives of people worldwide. Those 14 … [Read more...]

Reminder: CFP for CPSTC due July 7th, 2014

A quick reminder that the proposal submission deadline for the 2014 Annual Conference of the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC) is 7 July 2014 -- roughly a month away. The full CFP is available here, and more information on the conference can be found online … [Read more...]

Call for Student Posters: IEEE PCS Conference, October 13-15, 2014

The IPCC 2014 Student Poster Competition deadline has been extended to June 17th 2014. Please share this announcement with students in your program. Call for Student Posters The IEEE Professional Communication Society (PCS) invites student submissions to the Electronic Poster Competition at the 2014 International Professional Communication … [Read more...]

CFH: Call for Conference Hosts for 2015 and 2016

The Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC) invites proposals to host its 2015 and 2016 annual conferences. General information on serving as a local conference host, and submitting a proposal to host a future CPTSC conference, can be found online at http://www.cptsc.org/hosts.html Specific information on the … [Read more...]