Emil Towner

Emil Towner

Emil Towner is an Associate Professor in the Herberger Business School at St. Cloud State University. Prior to his academic career, he spent 19 years in marketing and communications—including serving as Vice President of Content, overseeing social media, e-marketing, and web communication. He has published articles in Technical Communication, Technical Communication Quarterly, Business and Professional Communication Quarterly, Communication Yearbook, Rhetoric Review, and STC’s Intercom. He earned his Ph.D. in Technical Communication and Rhetoric from Texas Tech University.

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