Assistant Professor in Risk/Crisis Communication: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide is searching for a Risk/Crisis Communication specialist to become part of a collaborative initiative in Emergency Services and Communication. This tenure-track assistant professor position begins in August 2019.

The College of Arts & Sciences (COAS) and the College of Aeronautics (COA) at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University—Worldwide (ERAU-W) announce an exciting new initiative for strategic growth in Human Security as defined by two interrelated areas: Emergency Services and Communication. In support of this initiative, COAS and COA are forming a cluster of new tenure-track Assistant Professor positions that, combined with existing faculty, will promote ERAU-W as a national leader in these areas.
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Understanding Emotional Competencies in Engineering

Figure 1: Goleman's Emotional Competencies  Most would agree that emotional intelligence (EI) is essential to effectively managing and participating in teams, which is a key aspect of engineering work. Yet it’s not often taught in an engineering … [Continue reading]

Engineering Design as Translation

Consider engineering as an act of translation, generating and applying different representations (words, models, equations, diagrams, etc.) to the practices of design and problem solving. The engineer perpetually moves between the world of theory and … [Continue reading]

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer Position in Engineering Commmunications Program – Cornell University

The Engineering Communications Program (ECP), in the College of Engineering at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY invites applications for a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer position. This non-tenure track position, teaching engineering communications, is a … [Continue reading]

Assistant or Associate Professor-Professional & Technical Writing: Colorado University

The University of Colorado Colorado Springs invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor and Director of the Professional and Technical Writing Program (PTW) to start August 2019. The mission of the PTW program is to … [Continue reading]

Candidates on Slate for 2019–2021 AdCom

A slate of five candidates for election to the PCS Administrative Committee (AdCom) for 2019–2021 has been announced. Brian Ballentine, West Virginia University Brian.Ballentine@mail.wvu.edu Darina Slattery, University of Limerick … [Continue reading]

Call for Proposals: 8th Annual Symposium on Communicating Complex Information (SCCI)

February 25-26, 2019 Louisiana Tech University/Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Paper and panel proposals due Friday, 26 October 2018 Poster proposals due Monday, 15 January 2019 Call for Proposals The organizers of the Symposium on Communicating … [Continue reading]

3Q18 Issue of IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication

The September 2018 issue of the IEEE Transactions on Professional Communicationhas recently been published online. If you are a paper subscriber, you will receive the issue, printed together with the December issue, in early December. Volume 61, … [Continue reading]

Review of Engineering Justice: Transforming Engineering Education and Practice

The first review of the IEEE Professional Communication Society - Wiley book Engineering Justice: Transforming Engineering Education and Practice has arrived, and the reception is very positive. In her review for the International Journal for … [Continue reading]

Thinking of your Presentation as a Performance

By Lydia Wilkinson Oral presentations can strike fear into the hearts of many an engineer. This discomfort is something all actors have had to deal with at some point, and that the discipline has developed strategies to address. Performers think … [Continue reading]