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Matt Baker

Assistant Professor
Linguistics

4045 JFSB
Provo, UT 84602

Biography

Specialization

Editing and Publishing

Publications

Baker, M. J. (2020). Contextual Information in Social How-To Questions That Initiate Documentation. Journal of Business and Technical Communication34(3), 287–326. https://doi.org/10.1177/1050651920910226

Baker, M. J. (2019). Pain or Gain? How Business Communication Students Perceive the Outlining Process. Business and Professional Communication Quarterly82(3), 273–296. https://doi.org/10.1177/2329490619831277

Robles, V.D., & Baker, M.J. (2019). Using Case-Method Pedagogy to Facilitate Audience Awareness. IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication62(2), 192–207. https://doi.org/10.1109/TPC.2019.2893464

Coffelt, T. A., Baker, M. J., & Corey, R. C. (2016). Business Communication Practices From Employers’ Perspectives. Business and Professional Communication Quarterly79(3), 300–316. https://doi.org/10.1177/2329490616644014

Baker, W.H., Baker, M.J. (2015). Writing and Speaking for Business. Provo, UT: BYU Academic Publishing. www.writingandspeakingforbusiness.com

Commonly Taught Courses

ELang 350: Basic Editing Skills
ELang 410: Genre and Substantive Editing
ELang 430: Editing for Publication
Ling 366: Social Media/Marketing Analysis

Research Interests

Writing feedback, professional writing, collaborative writing

Teaching Interests

Editing and Publishing

Education

  • PhD, Rhetoric and Professional Communication , Iowa State University (2017)
  • Master of Business Administration, General Business , Brigham Young University (2013)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Econmoics , Business Management, Brigham Young University (2006)

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award, Association for Business Communication (2018 - Present)

Memberships

  • IEEE Professional Communication Society (2019 - Present)
  • Applied Rhetoric Collaborative (2018 - Present)
  • LDS Publishing and Media Association (2018 - Present)
  • Association for Business Communication (2012 - Present)

Professional Citizenship

  • Editorial Review Board Member, Association for Business Communication (2017 - Present)
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, Business and Professional Communication Quarterly; International Journal of Business Communication (2016 - Present)
  • Committee/Council Member, Association for Business Communication Graduate Studies Committee (2014 - Present)
  • Committee/Council Member, Applied Rhetoric Collaborative Publications Group (2018 - 2019)

Courses Taught

Publications

Tina A. Coffelt Matthew J Baker Robert C. Corey William H Baker Matthew J Baker

Presentations

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Rachel Murdock Matthew J Baker Stacy Tye-Williams
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