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Christine Burgoyne

Assistant professor of practice
  • Director, Engineering Communications Program
195 Holden Hall


Research interests

  • Pedagogies in Technical Communications, Professional Communications
  • Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) and Across Disciplines (WID)
  • Communications Across Disciplines (CID)
  • Ethics, Diversity, Equity,  and Inclusion in Teaching Practices
  • Critical Discourse Analysis 



  • MSE 2884: Professional Development 1
  • MSE 3884: Professional Development 2
  • MSE 2044: Fundamentals of Materials Science and Engineering (communications component)
  • MSE 2014: transition to Materials Science and Engineering
  • MSE 3314: Materials Laboratory 1 (communications component)
  • MSE 4414: Physical Ceramics (communications component)
  • MSE 4424: Materials Laboratory II (communications component)
  • MSE 4085: Senior Design, Fall Semester (communications component)
  • MSE 4086: Senior Design, Spring Semester (communications component)


  • Master of Arts in English, English Department, Virginia Tech, May 2001
    Bachelor of Arts, English Studies: Language, Department of English and Comparative Literature, University of the Philippines, October 1995