Teaching at Kennesaw State since 2001
Education: Ph.D. from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 1990
Other Affiliations or Positions: Master of Arts in Professional Writing, American Studies
Specializations: rhetoric, professional writing, environmental writing
Courses Regularly Taught: WRIT 3170/AMST 3770: Environmental Writing and Literature WRIT 3111: Professional Editing PRWR 6260: Managing Writing in Organizations PRWR 7900: Proposal and Grant Writing PRWR 7900: Speech Writing
Most Recent or Most Important Publications: Giddens, Elizabeth. “Creating a Rhetorical Space for Biodiversity: The Great Smoky Mountains Association,” Sustainability: Rhetorics, Literacies and Narratives, Peter N. Goggin, Ed. Routledge, 2009. 55-77. ---. “Saving the Next Tree: The Georgia Hemlock Project, Community Action, and Environmental Literacy,” Community Literacy Journal. 4.1 (Fall 2009): 75-91. ---. “‘Something Unusual in Hotel Accommodations’: Visiting the Smokies Early in the Twentieth Century,” Smokies Life. 4.2 (Fall 2010) 28-45.