Barbara A Horvath

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Contact Me

horva003@umn.edu
612-624-1902

Department of Writing Studies
202 NCCE

315 Pillsbury Dr SE

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

Curriculum Vitae

Courses Taught
  • WRIT 5561: Editing and Style for Technical Communication; 3671: Visual Rhetoric; WRIT 3441 Editing, Style, and Critique; WRIT 4196: Internships for Technical Communicators
Research & Professional Activities

Professional Activities

  • Assistant Director, Undergraduate Major and Teaching Specialist for Scientific and Technical Communication (S&TC) courses: 2007 - ongoing
  • Academic Relations Manager for the Society for Technical Communication (STC): Liaison for the S&TC academics and the professional industry (STC) , Jan 2006 - Jan 2008

Creative

  • Faculty Advisor for STC-UMN student chapter: Advisor for the UMN student chapter the professional society, Society of Technical Communication (STC), Sept. 2006 - Sept 2009
Publications
  • WRITVID: Horvath, Barbara, Lee-Ann Kastman Breuch, Shannon Klug, Dawn Armfield, Kim Thomas-Pollei, and Laura Pigozzi, Incorporating Multimodal Components into Text-Only Online Writing Instruction , 2012. Link
  • WRITVID: Horvath, Barbara, Lee-Ann Kastman Breuch, Shannon Klug, Dawn Armfield, Kim Thomas-Pollei, and Laura Pigozzi, Co-Author. Link
Awards
  • Chair's Special Merit Award, Department of Art and College of Liberal Arts, University of, 2013 - 2014