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Communication, Liberal Arts, Social Sciences

Jesse Priest

Jesse Priest

Assistant Professor of English

jesse.priest@nmt.edu
207-557-6060 
Fitch 016

Appointment. By email

Research interests and areas of expertise

-Writing Center Studies
-Science Rhetoric and Outreach
-Composition Pedagogy

Degrees

PhD, English Composition and Rhetoric, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2016.
Dissertation: "Sustainable Public Intellectualism: The Rhetorics of Student Scientist-Activists."
MA English Composition and Rhetoric, University of Massachusetts Boston.
BA English and History, University of Maine Orono.

Courses taught

ENGL 111 Introductory College Writing
ENGL 112 College Writing

Publications

"Sustainability Across the Curriculum: The Rhetorics of the Student Scientist-Activist." Writing Across the Curriculum and Essential Learning Outcomes, forthcoming.

“The Absent Professor: Rethinking Collaboration in Tutorial Sessions.” The Journal of Human Architecture 8.1, 2010.

 

Selected Conference Presentations

"Ecological Counter/Publics: Risks and Rewards of Discussing Publics in Terms of Ecologies." The Conference on College Composition and Communication, Tampa, FL., 2015.

“The Academy and its Publics: Cultural Capital and the Literacy Crisis.” The Conference on College Composition and Communication, Indianapolis, IN., 2014.


Department Chair
Dr. Steve Simpson
ssimpson@nmt.edu

Department Secretary
Liza Apache
lapache@nmt.edu
Department of Communication, Liberal Arts, Social Sciences
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Fitch Hall
801 Leroy Place
Socorro, NM 87801

Phone: 575-835-5445     Fax: 575-835-5544