Mark Zachry, "Communicative Practices in the Workplace."
Reception to welcome Mark Zachry, a 2010 English Department Alumni Award Recipient.
Mark Zachry received his Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Professional Communication from Iowa State University. He is an associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering at the University of Washington.
His research areas include the communicative practices of organizations, communication design, and the rhetoric of technology. A focus of his recent work has been on the development of meaningful models of communication as it is practiced in organizations. His publications include the co-edited work, Communicative Practices in Workplaces and the Professions: Cultural Perspectives on the Regulation of Discourse and Organizations.
All are welcome. Subway sandwiches will be served, with reception to follow talk.