Faculty Profile for Amanda Elizabeth Scott

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Amanda Elizabeth Scott
Senior Lecturer — English
LAMP 305
phone: (512) 245-6220

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Amanda Scott earned her MA in Technical Communication from Texas State University, where she teaches composition. She also works with Badgerdog, an organization which offers creative writing workshops in the Austin-area, and is currently in collaboration on a project which addresses the relationship between design heuristics and racial reporting in documentation. Her writing has appeared in Gulf Coast and Word Riot, and is forthcoming in The Common.

Teaching Interests

Technical & Professional Writing; Creative Writing; Rhetoric & Composition

Research Interests

Technical Communication; Critical Race Studies; New Media Studies

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Scott, A. E. (n.d.). Me Matas, Te Mato. The Common. Amherst, MA, United States: Amherst College.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Best US 1100 Instructor/Peer Mentor Duo Award, PACE Mentoring Program, University College, Texas State University. December 2, 2017

Selected Service Activities

First-Year English Handbook Subcommittee
October 2017-Present
English Department Video Committee
October 2017-Present
University Mentor
Bobcat Bond
September 2017-Present
First-Year English Committee
August 2017-Present
Women Who Write Writing Group
June 2017-Present