Faculty Profile for Dr. Deb Balzhiser

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Dr. Deb Balzhiser
Associate Professor — English
Program Faculty — English
FH ASBN 101
phone: (512) 245-7660

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Balzhiser, D. A., Pimentel, C. N., & Scott, A. E. (2019). “Matters of Form: Questions of Race, Identity, Design, and the U.S. Census Bureau.” Technical Communication Quarterly, 28(1), 3–20. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1080/10572252.2018.1539192
  • Balzhiser, D. A., Bokor, M. J. K., Elzie, D. J., Gresham, S. M., Mattson, K., Rice, J. A., … Scott, A. E. (2018). 2016 Bibliography. In D. A. Balzhiser, P. R. Sawyer, & A. E. Scott (Eds.), ATTW Bibliographies.
  • Balzhiser, D. A., Bokor, M. J. K., Elzie, D., Gresham, M., Keller, E. J., Laurent, D., … Sawyer, P. R. (2017). 2015 ATTW Bibliography. In P. R. Sawyer & D. Laurent (Eds.), ATTW Bibliographies. Association of Teachers of Technical Writing.
  • Balzhiser, D., Bokor, M. J. K., Elzie, D., Gresham, M., Laurent, D., Gorski, H., … Sawyer, P. R. (2016). 2014 ATTW Bibliography. In P. R. Sawyer & D. Laurent (Eds.), ATTW Bibliographies. Association of Teachers of Technical Writing. Retrieved from http://attw.org/sites/default/files/2014-master-bib-accessible.pdf
  • Balzhiser, D. A., Sawyer, P. R., Smith, J. A., & Womack-Smith, S. (2015). Participatory Design Research for Curriculum Development of Graduate Programs for Workplace Professionals. Programmatic Perspectives, 7(2), 80–133. Retrieved from http://www.cptsc.org/pp/

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: College Achievement Award in Service, College of Liberal Arts. April 19, 2018
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Presidential Award for Excellence in Service, Texas State University President's Office. April 19, 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: 2012 Finalist. Kairos Best Webtext. Deborah Balzhiser et al.: "The Facebook Papers". 2012
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Runner Up: Presidential Award for Excellence in Service. 2009
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Outstanding Service, Dedication, and Mentorship, Department of Housing and Residential Life. 2006 - 2009

Selected Grants

  • Balzhiser, Deborah Ann, Hendricks, Illona (Principal). Proposal requesting student computing resources. (Funded: 2009). Grant.
  • Larson, Robert D (Principal), Stephenson, Ronald (Co-Principal), Balzhiser, Deborah Ann, Pantuso, Matthew. Put Texas in Your Corner: TXDOT Parking Lot Survey 2006 Report. (Funded: 2007). Grant.
  • Balzhiser, Deborah Ann. Specific Technology Workshops, Support, & Documentation: A Proposal for Value Added Resources in 314 an MAPC Courses, College of Agriculture, Arts & Humanities, $3400. (Funded: 2005). Grant.
  • Balzhiser, Deborah Ann. Clemson Advancement Foundation Website, $2500. (Funded: 2004). Grant.
  • Balzhiser, Deborah Ann. Restoration Institute Website, $3500. (Funded: 2004). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
REP Committee for College of Liberal Arts
August 2017-Present
Editor
ATTW Bibliography
May 2017-Present
Member
Online Courses Committee
August 2015-Present
Chair
Writing Center Committee
August 2014-Present
Member
IA/TA Committee
August 2014-Present