I am a
Professor of English and Director of the M.A. with a major in
Technical Communication program.
My areas of academic specialization/interest are Technical Communication,
Writing Program Administration, Technical Communication and Narrative,
and Rhetoric and Composition. I developed undergraduate courses
in technical writing and in Journalism at Texas A&M-Corpus
Christi, and I have been a practicing journalist.
My personal interests and hobbies include caring for my pet cats
and dogs, taking photographs, reading maps, and, collecting rudists
and fossils from my backyard.