Dr. Tracy Bridgeford


Dr. Tracy Bridgeford
University of Nebraska at Omaha
Arts & Sciences Hall 192

Dr. Tracy Bridgeford is Professor of Technical Communication at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She directs the Graduate Certificate in Technical Communication and has been the internship director (2007-2011) and graduate program chair (2009-2015). She co-founded with Karla Saari Kitalong and Bill Williamson and edited Programmatic Perspectives (2008-2015). She served as Information Officer and Proceedings Editor for the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (2003-2015). She serves as a reviewer for Kairos and is currently on the editorial board of Technical Communication Quarterly.

In 2015, she published with Kirk St. Amant, Academy-Industry Relationships: Perspectives for Technical Communicators and, in 2014 with Karla Saari Kitalong and Bill Williamson, Sharing Our Intellectual Traces: Narrative Reflections from Administrators of Professional, Technical, and Scientific Programs. She has contributed chapters to Resources in Technical Communication: Outcomes and Approaches, Teaching Writing with Computers: An Introduction, and Innovative Approaches to Teaching Technical Communication, which she also co-edited. She has also published in Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, and Pedagogy. She co-edited a special issue of Technical Communication Quarterly on Techne and Technical Communication.