Geoffrey A. Cross
ProfessorEmail: geoffrey.cross @ louisville.edu
M.A., Ph.D., English, The Ohio State University
M.A., Journalism, The University of Missouri
Rhetoric & Composition, Business and Technical Writing, American Literature Until 1900, Ethnographic and Other Qualitative Research Methods
Group Writing (incl. Publications Management, Social Cognition).
Visual Design, Ethnographic Research Methods, Media Interaction, Business and Technical Communication, Writing Across the Curriculum/in the Disciplines, Stylistics, Advanced & Intermediate Composition, Computer-Assisted Composition Pedagogy
Editorial Board, Journal of Business Communication
Research Committee, Association for Business Communication
Honors & Awards
NCTE 1995 Best Book in Scientific and Technical Communication Award, for Collaboration and Conflict
1997 Association for Business Communication Outstanding Researcher Award
2002 Best Book in Scientific and Technical Communication Award, for Forming the Collective Mind
2002 Association for Business Communication Distinguished Publication Award
2005 UofL Arts and Sciences Outstanding Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity Award
Collaboration and Conflict
Winner of 1995 NCTE, ATTW Best Book in Scientific and Technical Communication Award
Forming the Collective Mind
This book is the winner of the 2002 Association for Business Communication Distinguished Publication Award and the 2003 NCTE Best Book Award in Scientific and Technical Communication. (Mahwah, NJ: Hampton Press).
Envisioning Collaboration: Group Verbal-Visual Composing in a System of Creativity
An ethnography of artist-writer and large-group collaboration in advertising. Amityville, NY: Baywood Publications. 2010.