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Douglas Eyman

  • Assistant Professor of English
  • George Mason University
  • 28PublicationsNumber of items in Douglas's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 21Followers


Douglas Eyman teaches courses in digital rhetoric, technical and scientific communication, and professional writing at George Mason University. His current research interests include investigations of digital literacy acquisition and development, new media scholarship, electronic publication, information design/information architecture, teaching in digital environments, and massive multiplayer online role playing games as sites of composition. A graduate of the Rhetoric and Writing PhD program at Michigan State University, his dissertation project began the work of developing methodologies for research in digital rhetoric, with applications in professional writing, computer-supported cooperative work, informatics, and composition. Eyman is the senior editor of _Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, and Pedagogy_, an online journal that has been publishing peer-reviewed scholarship on computers and writing since 1996.

Recent publications

  • Review of Communication of complex information: User goals and information needs by Michael J. Albers

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  • Review of Multiliteracies for a digital age by Stuart Selber

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Professional experience

Assistant Professor of English

George Mason University

August 2007 - Present

Senior Editor and Publisher

Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, and Pedagogy

January 1997 - Present


PhD Rhetoric and Writing

Michigan State University

September 2003 - June 2007(4 years)

MA English

University of North Carolina at Wilmington

August 1993 - June 1995(2 years)

BA English

Wittenberg University

September 1987 - June 1991(4 years)

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