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 centers on writing pedagogy and communication styles, with a particular interest in gender and communication in technical settings.  I am joining CMU to start up the new Global Communication Center, where I hope to experiment with new methods for improving communication instruction across the university.


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