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Curriculum Vitae


Education

  • Ph.D. in Composition & Cultural Rhetoric, Syracuse University, 2003
  • M.F.A. in Poetry, Texas State University, San Marcos, 1999
  • M.Ed. in Adult Education & Higher Learning, University of Oklahoma, 1995
  • B.S. in English, United States Air Force Academy, 1990

Academic Teaching Experience

  • 2009 - Current — Associate Professor, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX
  • 2007 - 2009 — Assistant Professor, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX
  • 2003 - 2007 — Assistant Professor, Washington State University, Tri-Cities, WA
  • Summer 2000 — Writing Instructor, Colgate University, NY
  • 1999 - 2003 — Teaching Associate, Syracuse University, NY
  • 1998 - 1999 — Part Time Writing Instructor, Austin Community College, TX
  • 1997 - 1999 — Teaching Assistant, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

Administration & Leadership

  • 2014 – 2015, American Council on Education (A.C.E.) Fellow
  • 2012 – 2014, University Council Member
  • 2010 – 2014, Faculty Senator, TCU
  • 2008 – 2014, Director of Undergraduate Studies, English Dept., TCU
  • 2012 – 2013, Administrative Fellowship, Addran College of Liberal Arts, TCU
  • 2003 – 2007, Regional Coordinator, Digital Technology & Culture Degree Program
  • 2003 – 2007, Director of the Writing Center and Tutor Trainer
  • 2003 – 2007, Director of Campus Writing (WPA), Washington State University, Tri-Cities
  • 2002 – 2003, Teacher-Trainer, TA and Adjunct staff trainer, Syracuse University
  • 2001 – 2002, President, CCR Graduate Student Organization
  • 2001 – 2003, TA Fellow for TA Training, Graduate School of Syracuse University

Publications

Books

  • Cinematic Rhetoric: Non-discursive Images in Motion. In-progress, contracted by U of Michigan Press (forthcoming).
  • Non-discursive Rhetoric: Image and Affect in Multimodal Composition. Albany: SUNY P, 2009.

Book Chapters & Refereed Essays

  • “They Could Be Our Students: The Writing Major at Texas Christian University.” Carrie Leverenz, Brad Lucas, Ann George, Charlotte Hogg, and Joddy Murray. Giberson, Greg, Jim Nugent, and Lori Ostergaard, eds. Writing Majors: Eighteen Program Profiles. Logan, UT: Utah State University Press (University Press of Colorado), 2015.
  • Review Essay, “Jeff Rice’s Digital Detroit: Rhetoric and Space in the Age of the Network (SIUP 2012).” Rhetoric Review.
  • “Symbolizing Space: Non-discursive Composing of the Invisible.” The New Work of Composing. Debra Journet, Cheryl Ball, and Ryan Trauman, eds. Computers and Composition Digital Press, 2012.
  • “They Could Be Our Students: The TCU Writing Major.” Co-authored with Brad Lucas, Charlotte Hogg, Ann George, and Carrie Leverenz for a collection co-edited by Greg Giberson and Lori Ostergaard entitled Undergraduate Writing Majors: Nineteen Program Profiles forthcoming from Utah State University Press.
  • “Inventing Non-discursive Text in Virtual Collaboration Environments.” Collaborative Writing in Virtual Workplaces: Computer-Mediated Communication Technologies and Tools. Beth Hewett and Charlotte Robidoux, eds. New York: IGI Global, Inc, 2010.
  • “Composing Multiliteracies and Image: Multimodal Writing Majors for a Creative Economy.” What are We Becoming?: Developments in Undergraduate Writing Majors. Greg Giberson and Tom Moriarty, eds. Logan: Utah State UP, 2010.
  • “White Space as Rhetorical Space: Usability and Image in Electronic Texts.” Rhetorical Agendas: Political, Ethical, Spiritual. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum, 2005.
  • “Michel de Certeau’s Language Theory.” Journal of College Writing: 6.1 (2003): 19-33.

Conference Presentations

  • Workshop: “Leadership in Action: A Workshop for Heads, Directors, WPAs and Future Faculty Leaders.” College Composition and Communication Conference, Houston, 2016 (Accepted).
  • “Image and Emotion in Writing.” Florida Institute of Technology Professional Development Series of Lectures. November 19th, 2014.
  • “Rhetorical Education in the Digital Curriculum: Transgressing Discursive Bias through Non-discursive Embodiment. Rhetoric Society of America Conference, San Antonio, TX. May 2014.
  • “Cinematic Text: Movement and the Affective Domain.” College Composition and Communication Conference, Las Vegas, NV. March 2012.
  • “These Houses.” Colrain Manuscript Conference, Greenfield, MA. October, 2011.
  •  “Deleuzian ‘Immanence’ and Cinematic Rhetoric.” The Thomas R. Watson Conference on Rhetoric and Composition, Louisville, KY. October 2010.
  • "Adopting Learning Outcomes in the English Department." Texas Faculty Development Network, Fort Worth, TX, 2010.
  • "Cinematic Rhetoric: The Appeals of Moving Image." Rhetoric Society of America, Minneapolis, MN, 2010.
  • “Non-Traditional Students, Social Work, and Multimedia Classrooms.” College Composition and Communication Conference, San Francisco, CA, 2009.
  • Workshop: “Assigning and Assessing—Multimodal Composition and Classroom Practice.” College Composition and Communication Conference, San Francisco, CA, 2009.
  • “Virtuality and the Rhetoric of Space: Langer & Non-Geographic Space.” The Thomas R. Watson Conference on Rhetoric and Composition, Louisville, KY. October 2008.
  • “Dreams as Non-Discursive Text.” College Composition and Communication Conference, New Orleans, LA, 2008. • “Architectural Symbolization: Spaces as Non-Discursive Rhetoric.” Western States Communication Association Conference, Seattle, WA, 2007.
  • “Image, Neuroscience, and Non-Discursive Rhetoric.” Language of Image Conference, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT, 2007.
  • “The End of Identity: Selves and Symbol-making.” College Composition and Communication Conference, New York, NY, 2007. • “Argument, Emotion, and Agonism.” College Composition and Communication Conference, San Antonio, TX, 2006.
  • “Teaching Digital Poetry: Animating the ‘Body Electric.’” Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association Conference, Core d’Alene, IA, 2005. • “Digital Diversity: Transformation, Experience, Ambiguity.” College Composition and Communication Conference, San Antonio, TX, 2005.
  • “White Space as Rhetorical Space: Usability and Image in Electronic Texts.” Rhetoric Society of America, Austin, TX, 2004.
  • “‘At the Edge of Chaos’: Ineffability and Non-Discursive Invention in Multimedia Composition.” College Composition and Communication Conference, San Antonio, TX, 2004.
  • “Image Writing & Non-Discursive Symbolization: The Limitations of Alphacentric Historiographies. Coauthored with Damian Baca. Midwest Modern Language Association, Chicago, IL, 2003.
  • “‘The Feeling of What Happens’: Toward a Theory of Affect and Consciousness in Composition Studies.” College Composition and Communication Conference, New York, NY, 2003.
  • “Imagination, Image, and Identity: Composition through the Mind’s Eyes.” The Thomas R. Watson Conference on Rhetoric and Composition, Louisville, KY 2002. • “Visual Rhetoric Journal Proposal.” Research Network Forum. College Composition and Communication Conference, Chicago, IL 2002.
  • “From Visual Composition to Print Composition: Inventing through Visual Language.” Spring Conference Presentation, 2002. • "Visual Language and Rhetorical Invention.” Seminar Participant. Visual Rhetoric Conference, Bloomington, Indiana. September, 2001.
  • "Contributions of Burges Johnson: The Syracuse Writing Program during the Early 20th Century." Fall Colloquium Presentation, 2000.
  • "Using Teaching to Forward Intellectual Work." Roundtable participant, Meeting of the Minds Conference co-hosted with Penn State U. and Rensselaer Polytechnic, Syracuse University. November 2000.
  • "The Impact of a Standardized Syllabus." Spring Conference, Syracuse University, February, 2000.
  • “Teaching Eros to Jaded High School Students of Poetry." AWP Conference, Albany, NY. April, 1999.
  • “Closural Methods of Stephen Dobyns’ Poetry." Presented at Baylor University “New Millennium” Conference, 1998.

Poems

  • "A Voidance." Juked 16 (2016).
  • "Holograms Dancing." Burningword Literary Journal 80 (2016): 25.
  • “5 Ways to Radish.” Westview (forthcoming).
  • "Xocolatl." Crack the Spine 184 (2016): 29.
  • "Diachroniety." Diverse Voices Quarterly 7.27 (2015): 3.
  • 9 Ways to Artichoke.Amethyst Arsenic 5.1 (2015).
  • Garrote.” OxMag 34 (Summer 2015): 16.
  • "Zebras Frighten Easily." Moon City Press (2015): 70.
  • "Zenith Singularity." The Lindenwood Review 5 (2015): 41.
  • “Sentinel.” Painted Bride Quarterly Vol 7. Issue 89 (2015): 125.
  • "Blue Agave, Moisened." Crack the Spine 134 (2014): 31.
  • "Gesturing in Night Soup." Cold Mountain Review (Fall 2014): 15.
  • "Summer, Corpus Christi." The McNeese Review (2014).
  • "Deaths in Tangled Light." Caliban Online 47 (2014): 58
  • "Poem at Dusk." The Broken Plate (2014).
  • "Black Birds in December." The Broken Plate (2014).
  • "Olive Season." The Southhampton Review 8.1 (Spring 2014).
  • "Xerophile Creekside Dancing.” Arc Poetry Magazine 73 (Winter 2014).
  • "Empty, Opened.” Moonshot 5 (2014).
  • "Clarion." Stickman Review 12.1 (2013).
  • "Flush and Shoot." Stickman Review 12.1 (2013).
  • "Nocturn, Womb." Stickman Review 12.1 (2013).
  • "Timerity of Signs." Stickman Review 12.1 (2013).
  • "Food Chain Sonata." BlueStem Magazine (Spring 2013) with audio.
  • "1918." The Round Magazine 8 (2013).
  • "Carriages." Existere Journal of Arts and Literature (2013).
  • "Wrappers." Minetta Review (2013).
  • "Reach, Press." Licking River Review (2013).
  • "The Architecture of the Unseen." Pembroke Magazine (2013).
  • "Three Joys." Pembroke Magazine (2013).
  • After the Underwhelming.” DUCTS 30.1 (2013).
  • Kilauea Caldera.” DUCTS 30.1 (2013).
  • Augmentation.” DUCTS 30.1 (2013).
  • “Rigging.” Cairn 44 (2009): 13
  • “Beluga Whales, Atlanta.” Cider Press Review 10 (2009): 13.
  • “Squatters.” Paper Street 1 (2009), .
  • “Diffuse, Sigh.” The Griffin (2008): 15.
  • “Raising Hue.” Hubbub 24 (2008): 31.
  • “The Moment You Wanted to Ask What I Was Thinking.” River Oak Review 2.5 (2008): 115.
  • “Amo, Amas, Amat.” Spillway Magazine 13 (2007): 79.
  • “Meta Mezzo.” Iodine Poetry Journal 8.1 (2007): 51.
  • “Five.” Epicenter: A Literary Journal 10 (2007): 112.
  • “Spices the Soil Reveals.” Epicenter: A Literary Journal 10 (2007): 9.
  • “SASE.” Spoon River Review 31.2 (2006): 34.
  • “Fertility.” Zone 3 21.1 (2006): 111.
  • “Sorrows in Miniature.” Meridian Anthology of Contemporary Poetry 4 (2006): 71.
  • “What Gives Thoroughly.” Hampton-Sydney Poetry Review Winter, 2005: 30.
  • “Density.” Sulphur River Literary Review 22.1 (2006): 69.
  • “Natural Measure.” Sulphur River Literary Review 22.1 (2006): 68.
  • “The Repentance of Everyday Things.” Phantasmagoria 4.2 (2005): 39.
  • “Sacrament.” Phantasmagoria 4.2 (2005): 38.
  • “Sounding On.” Confrontation 88-89 (2004-2005): 252.
  • “Recent Passage.” Carquinez Poetry Review (2004): 61.
  • “Mongrel.” Hawaii Review 62 (2004): 81.
  • “Into.” Hawaii Review 62 (2004): 93.
  • “Red Wind.” Wisconsin Review 39.1 (2004): 112.
  • “Seeded Morning.” Wisconsin Review 39.1 (2004): 113.
  • “Segue.” The Texas Review, vol. 25 (1-2): 2005.
  • “Yukatan.” Poetry East: Love Poems 53 (2004): 85.
  • “Breaking, Pieces.” Oregon East Magazine 35 (2004): 19.
  • “All Things We See are the Shapes Death Makes.” West Wind Review: Poetry and Fiction Anthology 23 (2004): 43.
  • “Gripped Sun Fasting on Darkness.” Pheobe: A Journal of Literature and Art 33.2 (2004): 60-61.
  • “Drought Interlude.” Mindprints: A Literary Journal 4, (2004): 90.
  • “Dystopia.” Porcupine Literary Arts Magazine 7.1 (2003): 97.
  • “The Quiet Storms of Heavy Moments.” Porcupine Literary Arts Magazine 7.1 (2003): 96.
  • “Dark Shot, Dim Life.” Limestone (2002): 74.
  • “Treason.” Confrontation 80-81 (2002-2003): 341.
  • “Poems from Anaphora Rites.” Red Brick Review 7 (2002): 19-20.
  • “Bed Cairn.” The Pikeville Review, 2002: 20.
  • “Warning, Cries.” The Louisville Review, Vol. 51, Spring (2002): 53.
  • “Unquilted.” The Berkeley Poetry Review, 33 (2001): 11.
  • “The Song of Kitchen Duty.” The Berkeley Poetry Review, 33 (2001): 89.
  • “Sunset in New Mexico.” Talking River Review, Winter (2001): 16.
  • “Sentiments and their Cages.” New Orleans Review, 27.1 (2001): 162.
  • “Honduras, 1998.” Eureka Literary Magazine, 9.2 (2001): 120.
  • “Epithalamium.” Passages North, 22.1 (2001): 150.
  • “Blood Memory.” Portland Review, 48.1 (2000): 43-45.
  • “Eagle, Colorado.” Lumina, 6 (2000): 14.
  • “Tessera.” American Literary Review, 9.1 (2000): 129-130.
  • “Record of My Deft Unknowing.” Pacific Review (2000).
  • “Visual Acuity of Hell-Fire.” Sanskrit Literary-Arts Magazine (1999): 17.
  • “1955 Ford Two-Door.” Crazyhorse 56 (1999): 43.
  • “Slip on the World, My Philosopher.” Owen Wister Review, 22.1 (1999): 16.
  • “Lexicographer, Dying.” The Hollins Critic 36.5 (1999): 18.
  • “Statistics on Sperm.” Plainsongs 19.2 (1999): 24.
  • “4241 BC.” Kiosk Literary Journal 11/12 (1998/1999): 112.
  • “Silage.” Diversity Too, 2 (1998): 60.
  • “Three-Minute Oil Change.” The Distillery 5.1 (1998): 22.
  • “Gift Horse.” The Madison Review 20.1 (1998): 34-35.
  • “To Illuminate Skeletons.” Meat Whistle Quarterly, 6 (1998): 46.
  • “Annie the CPR Doll.” Meat Whistle Quarterly 6 (1998): 47.
  • “Suspension Grease.” Meat Whistle Quarterly 6 (1998): 48.
  • “Psyche.” Meat Whistle Quarterly 2.2 (1998): 34.
  • “Toward Axiom.” Meat Whistle Quarterly 2.2 (1998): 35.
  • “Dryer Lint Bakery.” Half Tones to Jubilee 13 (1998): 43.
  • “Hinges We Operate.” RiversEdge Journal (1997): 77.
  • “Coriolus, Clay.” RiversEdge Journal (1997): 78-79.
  • “Sclerosis.” Honorable Mention, 1997. Denny Poems Anthology (1999): 31.

Public Readings & Workshops

  • Poetry Reading/Presentation. Florida Institute of Technology Evans Library Reading Series. February 20th, 2015.
  • Poetry Reading/Presentation. Texas Association of Creative Writing Teachers. September 27th, 2013. Fort Worth, TX.
  • Featured Reader. Barnes & Noble Bookstore: Reactor Magazine. July 23rd, 2005. Kennewick, WA.
  • Featured Reader. Ravenna 3rd Place Books: Washington Poets Association. August 2nd, 2004. Seattle, WA.
  • Featured Reader. Penny Café: Washington Poets Association. July 11th, 2004. Seattle, WA.
  • Featured Reader. Author Reading Series: Columbia Basin College. May 24th, 2004. Pasco, WA.
  • Public Workshop: Author Reading Series: Columbia Basin College. May 24th, 2004. Pasco, WA.
  • Featured Reader. WSU Tri-Cities Poetry Reading. Fall, 2003. Richland, WA.

Grants

  • 2012 – 2013 Innovative Teaching & Learning Grant ($2500): E-Books & Mobile Apps Authoring
  • 2009 – 2010 Instructional Development Grant ($3600): Methods of Rhetoric Lecture Series
  • 2008 – 2009 Research & Creative Activity Fund ($1000): Cinematic Rhetoric DVD
  • 2007 – 2008 Service Learning Grant ($850): Early Days of Radio & TV Project

Departmental & University Service

  • 2012 – 2013 Creative Writer Faculty Search Committee (Chair)
  • 2011 – WEAVE Assessment Faculty Liaison
  • 2010 – Creative Writing Committee
  • 2008 – Director of Undergraduate Studies
  • 2007 – New Media Writing Studio Consultant/Coordinator
  • 2008 – 2009 Ad Hoc Tenure & Promotion Committee, TCU
  • 2007 – 2008 Composition Committee, TCU
  • 2007 – 2008 Rhet/Comp Faculty Search Committee
  • 2006 – 2007 Curriculum & Planning Committee (Planning for incoming freshman), WSU
  • 2004 – 2007 Undergraduate Studies Committee (statewide), WSU
  • 2003 – 2007 Six Search Committees (5 faculty, 1 staff), WSU
  • 2003 – 2007 Teaching/Technology Committee (DTC statewide), WSU
  • 2002 – 2003 Upper-Division Curriculum Committee, SU
  • 2001 – 2002 CCR Graduate Student Organization Representative, SU
  • 2000 – 2001 Graduate Student Representative, Writing Program Committee, SU
  • 1999 – 2000 Writing Tutor for Athletes, SU
  • 1999 – 2000 Graduate Representative on the Qualifying Exams Committee, SU

Publication Design, Editing, & Publication Review

  • 2015 –, Manuscript Reviewer, College Composition and Communication
  • 2014 – , Editorial Review Board, Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, & Pedagogy
  • 2013 – , Manuscript Reviewer, Rhetoric Society Quarterly
  • 2012 – , Manuscript Reviewer, Philosophy & Rhetoric
  • 2008 – 2012, Managing Editor, Profiles in Service, Texas Christian University
  • 2008 – , Manuscript Reviewer, Composition Studies
  • 2006 – 2011, Reviews Editor, Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, & Pedagogy
  • 2002 – 2003, Reader, Research and the Teaching of English (RTE) Journal
  • 2001 – 2002, Managing Editor, Salt Hill Literary Journal, Syracuse, NY
  • 2000 – 2001, Associate Editor of Poetry, Salt Hill Literary Journal, Syracuse, NY
  • 1997 – 1999, Assistant Reader, Southwestern American Literature, San Marcos, TX
  • 1992 – 1994, Editor & Chief, B.S., Air Force Intelligence Newsletter, Ramstein, Germany
  • 1990 Assistant Editor for Essays, War, Literature, & the Arts, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 1987 – 1990, Assistant Poetry Editor, Icarus, Colorado Springs, CO

Awards

  • 2013 Faculty Service Award, TCU English Department
  • 2003 Weirich Teaching Award, Syracuse University Writing Program
  • 2003 Future Professorate Program University Teaching Certificate, Syracuse University
  • 1999 "Graduate with Distinction" honor at Southwest Texas State University
  • 1997 Denny Poetry Award, Honorable Mention
  • 1990 Poet Laureate, United States Air Force Academy
  • 1990 Academy of American Poets College Poetry Prize, 1st Place
  • 1989 Academy of American Poets College Poetry Prize, Honorable Mention
 

 

Joddy Murray, Ph.D. | Texas Christian University | Fort Worth, TX, 76129 | Updated: 11/1/16