Leslie Bowen

Senior Lecturer, University of Wisconsin-Stout
English and Philosophy Department
College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Office: 314 Callahan Hall
Phone: 715-232-2367
Email: bowenl@uwstout.edu

Education

    • Ph D Rhetoric and Technical Communication
      Michigan Technological University
      2006
    • MS Rhetoric and Technical Communication
      Michigan Technological University
      1992
    • BS Biological Sciences
      Michigan Technological University
      1986

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin-Stout
        Senior Lecturer
        2013 -
      • University of Wisconsin-Stout
        Lecturer
        2008 - 2012
      • University of Wisconsin-Stout
        Lecturer
        2007
      • Michigan Technological University
        Graduate Instructor
        2000 - 2001
      • Michigan Technological University
        Graduate Instructor
        1988 - 1993

    Industry

      • Baraga Houghton Keweenaw Child Development Board
        Local Program Evaluator
        2006
      • Baraga Houghton Keweenaw Child Development Board
        Researcher and Consultant
        2006
      • Michigan Technological University; Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
        Technical Writer
        2005
      • Gladstone Sailing Services
        Editor
        1997
      • Michigan Technological University; Department of Humanities
        Managing Editor
        1994
      • Michigan Technological University; Department of Humanities
        Assistant Editor
        1988 - 1993
      • Michigan Technological University; Department of Humanities
        Assistant Editor
        1988 - 1990

      • Volume Copy Editor
        1989

Intellectual Contributions

    Journal Article

    • Bowen, L. (2005). Reconfigured bodies: The problem of ownership. Communication Theory, 15(1), 23-38.
    • Bowen, L. (1989). A matter of consequence. Blue Ice Anthology, 3, 17-32.

Presentations

    Uncategorized

    • Bowen, L. (March 13, 2013). The research process: Hypotheses and methodology. McNair Scholars Program, Menomonie, WI, United States.
    • Bowen, L. (February 27, 2013). The research process: Generating and framing questions.. McNair Scholars Program, Menomonie, WI, United States.
    • Bowen, L., & Kafka, E. (February 22, 2013). First-year writing instruction at a polytechnic university. The 2nd Annual Northwest Regional Instructional Technology Showcase, Menomonie, WI, United States.
    • Bowen, L. (October 5, 2012). Proofing with Word: Using word-processing features to augment proofreading and to integrate Rules for Writers.. Fall 2012 Series of Professional Development Workshops for Writing Teachers, Menomonie, WI, United States.
    • Bowen, L., & Kafka, E. (June 7, 2012). Using technology with a purpose: The Calibrated Peer Review (CPR) conundrum and social media or social muddle?. 2012 Polytechnic Summit, Marietta, GA, United States.
    • Bowen, L. (April 4, 2011). Creative In-Class Group Work: Sharing Approaches that Work. Spring 2011 Series of Professional Development Workshops for Writing Teachers, Menomonie, WI, United States.

    Conference

    • Bowen, L. (March 13, 2013). The research process: Hypotheses and methodology. McNair Scholars Program, Menomonie, WI, United States.
    • Bowen, L. (February 27, 2013). The research process: Generating and framing questions.. McNair Scholars Program, Menomonie, WI, United States.
    • Bowen, L., & Kafka, E. (February 22, 2013). First-year writing instruction at a polytechnic university. The 2nd Annual Northwest Regional Instructional Technology Showcase, Menomonie, WI, United States.
    • Bowen, L. (October 5, 2012). Proofing with Word: Using word-processing features to augment proofreading and to integrate Rules for Writers.. Fall 2012 Series of Professional Development Workshops for Writing Teachers, Menomonie, WI, United States.
    • Bowen, L., & Kafka, E. (June 7, 2012). Using technology with a purpose: The Calibrated Peer Review (CPR) conundrum and social media or social muddle?. 2012 Polytechnic Summit, Marietta, GA, United States.
    • Bowen, L. (April 4, 2011). Creative In-Class Group Work: Sharing Approaches that Work. Spring 2011 Series of Professional Development Workshops for Writing Teachers, Menomonie, WI, United States.
    • Bowen, L. (May, 2003). Claiming the body: Discourse and practice in the age of biotechnology.. International Communication Association 53rd Annual Conference, San Diego, CA, United States.

Service

    College

    • Attendee, Meeting, Freshman Writing Committee (September 2007 - Present)
    • Attendee, Meeting, Advanced Writing Committee (September 2007 - 2009)
    • Attendee, Meeting, Technical Communication Program Committee (September 2007 - January 2009)