Derek G. Ross

Technical and Professional Communication, Auburn University Department of English

About Me

I'm an associate professor in Auburn University's Master of Technical and Professional Communication Program, Co-Director of LUCIA, our laboratory for usability, communication interaction, and accessibility, and the Ethics columnist/editor for Intercom: The Magazine of the Society for Technical Communication.

My research interests include perceptions of environmental rhetoric, ethics, and document design.

Contact Me

Office Hours: Tuesdays 1:00 - 3:00, Thursdays 11:00 - 12:30, and by appointment. Please give me at least 24 hours notice to schedule a meeting.

Email: derek (dot) ross (at)

Phone:  334-332-9903

Office: 8072 Haley Center

Mail: 9030 Haley Center, Auburn University, AL 36849-5203