Collection of essays initiating a "conversation" on the neglected topic of assessment in Technical Communication; chapters paired for statement and response on central issues in Tech Comm assessment. Assessment in technical and professional communication received the 2010 best book award from Councial of Programs in Technical & Scientific Communication (CPTSC).
With an early background of literary studies & journalism, Dr. Hundleby discovered Rhetoric in 1985. Since then, she has taught exclusively in Technical & Professional Communications programs in both the US & Canada, as well as working as a professional technical writer & consultant for many years. She specializes in science and engineering, and now acts as a science writing consultant in the University of Guelph Writing Services.