CPTSC Grants Deadline Extended

We’ve extended the deadline for the CPTSC Grants Open Call to April 22, 2022. Please consider applying for a research grant from one of the two grants programs offered by the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC). This year CPTSC is conducting an Open Call for Programmatic Research, as well as a…

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Submit to “Focus” a new feature of Programmatic Perspectives

“FOCUS,” a new feature of Programmatic Perspectives, the journal of the Council of Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication, invites submissions for its Fall issue.  Submissions should be in the form of short and timely articles that fall between the traditional research essay and the purely journalistic piece and are, including references and works cited, a…

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CPTSC 2022 Annual Conference Call for Proposals

Theme: The Opportunities and Challenges of Program Administration Conference Date: 27-29 October, 2022 Location: University of Colorado – Colorado Springs http://2022conference.cptsc.org/ Deadline for Proposals: 1 May 2022   The number of programs in technical and professional communication has grown rapidly in the last decade, and to meet this growth, programs and departments have called upon…

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Call for Proposals, Special Issue of Programmatic Perspectives — “Collaboration Models for Programmatic Development: Stakeholder Engagement in Program Design, Growth, and Assessment”

This special issue of Programmatic Perspectives celebrates and highlights the unique stakeholder collaborations our programs foster and embrace. Specifically, we call for research and program showcase articles that illustrate collaboration models with stakeholders for various programmatic development. GUEST EDITORS Dr. Amber Lancaster, Oregon Tech Dr. Susan Rauch, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Dr. Carie S. T. King,…

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Programmatic Perspectives Announces Call for Special Issues

Programmatic Perspectives Call for Special Issues Programmatic Perspectives invites proposals for special issues—a themed publication developed by a Guest Editor to help the journal engage in current conversations about administration and pedagogy in the field of technical and professional communication (TPC). Proposals should provide a descriptive rationale of 500-1000 words and a list of potential…

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CPTSC Research Grant Awardees

On behalf of the CPTSC Grants Committee, we are excited to announce the following projects have been approved for funding during this CPTSC Research Grants cycle. Please join us in congratulating these amazing scholars. Dr. Kimberly Harper, “A Methodology for Racial Bias in Health Communication” Dr. Nupoor Ranade and Dr. Daniel Hocutt, “Investigating data analytics…

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2021 Diversity Scholarship Winners

The CPTSC Diversity Committee congratulates two Diversity Scholarship winners for 2021: Elena Kalodner-Martin and Shyam B. Pandey. The committee commends both scholars for their groundbreaking research in technical and scientific communication, their attunement to justice and equity in the field, and the potential of their work in and beyond academia.   Thanks to the CPTSC…

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DEADLINE EXTENDED: 2021 Conference Proposals Now Due June 15

DEADLINE EXTENDED: 2021 Conference Proposals Now Due June 15 Envisioning Tech Comm Programs in a New Era CFP: https://conference.cptsc.org/index.php/2021/04/10/cptsc-2021-envisioning-tech-comm-programs-in-a-new-era/ Submit your proposal https://conference.cptsc.org/index.php/submit-your-proposal/

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We’re looking for a new Treasurer. Could that be you?

The current CPTSC Treasurer, Joanna Schreiber, wishes to end her two-year term early, so the CPTSC Executive Committee has authorized a special election to find a new Treasurer to serve an interim term (fall 2021-fall 2022). If you are interested in becoming CPTSC Treasurer, or you know of another member of CPTSC who would fit…

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Programmatic Perspectives Accepting Submissions

Call for Submissions: Are you working on programmatic research and looking for a place to publish it? Our academic journal, Programmatic Perspectives, is currently accepting submissions. The upcoming 12.1 issue focuses on crisis management as it relates to technical and professional communication classrooms and curricula. If you have a research project that relates, we encourage…

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