Jeffrey Howard

Brittain Fellow

Member Of:
  • School of Literature, Media, and Communication
  • Writing and Communication Program
Office Location:
CULC 447A
Office Hours:
M-W 9:30am-10:30am

Overview

Personal Pronouns:
he, him, his

Jeff Howard is a Marion L. Brittain Postdoctoral Fellow teaching multimodal composition and technical communication in the Writing and Communication Program at Georgia Tech. Jeff is also an Assistant Director of the Naugle Communication Center. His scholarship on writing praxis and writing centers has appeared in Teaching English in the Two-Year College, The Writing Lab Newsletter, and Beyond the Frontier: Innovations in First-Year Composition: Vol. II. In 2020-21, he was the recipient of both the Helen H. Naugle Professional Tutor of the Year Award and the Southeastern Writing Center Association’s (SWCA) Professional Tutor of the Year Award. He currently serves as an editor for TECHStyle and World Englishes: Linguistic Variety, Global SocietyHe is also the director of the NARWOL (Narratives of Reading, Writing, and Other Literacies) archival project.

Education:
  • PhD in English and the Teaching of English, Idaho State University
  • Graduate Certificate in TESOL, Idaho State University
  • MA in English Literature and Writing, Utah State University
  • BA in English--Professional Writing, BYU-Idaho
Awards and
Distinctions:
  • Southeastern Writing Center Association Professional Tutor of the Year Award (forthcoming)
  • Helen H. Naugle Professional Tutor of the Year Award

Interests

Research Fields:
  • Communication
  • Digital Media
  • Linguistics
  • Literacy Studies
  • Literary and Cultural Studies
Issues:
  • Development of Literacies
  • Digital Communication
  • Digital Humanities

Courses

  • ENGL-1101: English Composition I
  • ENGL-1102: English Composition II
  • LMC-3403: Tech Communication
  • LMC-4702: US Rsch Thesis Writing