Joanna Wolfe-Department of English - Carnegie Mellon University

Joanna Wolfe

Director of the Global Communication Center, Teaching Professor of English

Office: BH 259
Phone: (412) 268-2850


My research focuses on pedagogy, asking how we can teach students to be better
communicators in a range of academic, professional, and technical contexts.  My
current research project is on gender and communication in engineering, focusing on
teaching women effective strategies for resolving difficult interpersonal situations
in a masculine environment.


Ph.D., English, The University of Texas at Austin, May 2001

Dissertation: Pedagogical Uses of Annotations and Annotation Technologies

Committee: Davida Charney (Chair), Lester Faigley, Linda Ferreira-Buckley,
John Ruszkiewicz, Diane Schallert, M. A. Syverson

M.A., English, The University of Texas at Austin, May 1997

B.A., English, The University of Maryland at College Park, May 1991, Cum Laude

Curriculum Vitae