Carrie Grant

Assistant Professor

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Contact Information

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LA 5353

Education

Ph.D., Rhetoric and Composition, Purdue University
M.A., English, Purdue University
B.A., English and Sociology, Arizona State University

Areas of Expertise

Professional and Technical Communication
Community Engagement
Feminist Digital Literacies

Biography

Dr. Grant’s research examines trust-building tactics in technical communication, emphasizing strategies for reaching disenfranchised audiences with good reason for skepticism. She particularly works with girls’ summer technology camps, which build girls’ confidence in their STEM abilities through technical instruction intertwined with mentorship. Dr. Grant teaches applied professional writing projects using community engagement pedagogy and works with Towson’s G.I.V.E. (Grantwriting In Valued Environments) program.

Schedule: Fall 2019

  • ENGL 317 Writing for Business and Industry
  • ENGL 401 Grant and Advocacy Writing