Robert D. Whipple, Jr.
Robert D. Whipple, Jr.

Robert D. Whipple, Jr.

Professor
Program Director, College of Professional Studies/Independent Study Program
College of Arts and Sciences

Expertise/Specializations

  • Rhetoric and Composition

Academic Appointments

Department

  • English

Position

  • Professor

Education

  • PhD, Miami University (Ohio)
  • MA, The University of Texas at Austin
  • BA, Texas Tech University

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • Whipple, Jr., Robert D. “Images, the Commonplace Book, and Digital Self-Fashioning,” Copy(write): Intellectual Property in the Writing Classroom. ed. Danielle DeVoss, Martine Courant Rife, and Shaun Slattery. WAC Clearinghouse/Parlor Press (Perspectives on Writing Series). Parlor., None, 2011
  • Whipple, Jr., Robert D. «Two Evil Tags: blink and marquee (Two Icons of Early HTML and Why Some Love to Hate Them). From A to : Keywords of Markup. Ed. Bradley Dilger and Jeff Rice. U of Minnesota P., None, 2011
  • Robert D. Whipple, Jr. Tiptoeing Through the Button Bars: New New Mediators Create New Media Scholarship. In Kalmbach, James; Ball, Cheryl (Eds.)., RAW: Reading and Writing New Media, Hampton Press, 2010
  • Whipple, Jr,Robert D. Two Evil Tags: and (Two Icons of Early HTML and Why Some Love to Hate Them). In Dilger, B.; Rice, J. (Eds.)., From A to : Keywords of Markup., University of Minnesota Press, 98-110, 2010
  • Whipple, Jr,Robert D. Two Evil Tags: and (Two Icons of Early HTML and Why Some Love to Hate Them), From A to : Keywords of Markup, 98-110, 2010
  • Robert D. Whipple, Jr Tiptoeing Through the Button Bars: New New Mediators Create New Media Scholarship., RAW: Reading and Writing New Media, 2010
  • Whipple, Jr., Robert D. “Tiptoeing Through the Button Bars: New New Mediators Create New Media Scholarship.“ RAW: Reading and Writing New Media. Ed. James Kalmbach and Cheryl Ball. Hampton., Maternal Child Nursing, 2010

Articles

  • Whipple, Jr,Robert D. Books: A memoir by Larry McMurty. Magill's Literary Annual., Magill's Literary Annual, 2009

Editing and Reviews

  • Whipple, Jr,Robert D. Books: A memoir by Larry McMurty, Magill's Literary Annual, 2009

Presentations

  • «MOOC Roundtable.» 2013 Computers and Writing Conference. Frostburg, MD: May 2013., 2013
  • 2. Whipple, Jr., Robert D. «Literacy and Technology: Another Focus for Information Literacy.» 2012 Georgia Conference on Information Literacy. Savannah, GA: September 30, 2012., 2012
  • Whipple, Jr., Robert D. «History and Future of the Book: An Information Literacy Conduit.» 2010 Georgia Conference on Information Literacy. Savannah, GA: October 8, 2010., 2010

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Rhetoric and Composition Literacy and Technology

Current Research Projects

  • 3-D imaging and curation of literate artifacts

Awards and Honors

  • Innovations Fellow, Center Academic Innovation, Creighton University, 2014
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, Creighton University Medical Center/Health Sciences Multicultural and Community Affairs , 2012