Godwin Agboka, PhD

Godwin Agboka, PhD

Associate Professor of Technical Communication, University of Houston-Downtown

Dr. Godwin Agboka is Associate Professor of Technical and Professional Communication (TPC) in the Department of English at the University of Houston-Downtown, where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in TPC. His research interests include intercultural communication, social justice, human rights, medical and science communication, legal writing, and research methodologies as they relate to cross-cultural research. His publications have appeared in Technical Communication Quarterly, Technical Communication, Journal of Business and Technical Communication, Journal of Technical Writing and Communication, and Connexions. He’s also co-edited two special issues and two book collections, all on themes of advocacy and social justice. His book monograph, Social Justice Methodological Approaches for Conducting Research in Technical Communication, is under contract with Utah State University Press. Dr. Agboka currently serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Business and Technical Communication, Technical Communication Quarterly, and Communication Design Quarterly.

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