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Melissa F Hannah

Communication, Rhetoric and Digital Media


Melissa (Missy) F. Hannah is a third-year Ph.D. student focusing on technical communication, social media marketing, corporate social responsibility, and the rhetoric of social media activism. She currently teaches courses in documentation design and science communication at NC State. She also works as a Developmental Editor for SAS Insitute in Cary, NC. 


Pigg, S., Hannah, M., & Stone, M. (2018, August). Teaching Information Design that Emphasizes Data: Revisiting Professional Writing Outcomes and Assignments. In Proceedings of the 36th ACM International Conference on the Design of Communication (p. 4). ACM.


“Critical Pedagogy and the Digital Classroom”
Paper Presented at MMLA Conference Border States, St. Louis, Missouri, November 2016

“Critical Pedagogy and the Digital Classroom”
Paper Presented at Bowling Green State’s bgsucon: 21st Century Englishes Conference, Bowling Green, OH, October 2016


  • B.A in English Literature from University of Central Florida, 2013
  • M.A. in Composition and Rhetoric from University of Akron, 2017
  • Graduate Certificate in TESOL from University of Akron, 2017