Greg Wilson is a rhetorician who is interested in how messy problems lead to clear ideas and useful technologies.
He teaches graduate and undergraduate classes in technical communication and rhetoric. Before joining the faculty at Texas Tech he was an assistant professor at Iowa State and a researcher at Los Alamos National Laboratory. At Los Alamos he helped model the reliability of complex engineered systems. He has published on the rhetoric of science, technical communication pedagogy, rhetorical agency, qualitative research in technical settings, expert judgment, and bio-terrorism.
As an undergraduate, Greg studied Psychology and English at Emory University. He earned an MAPW at Carnegie Mellon University and a PhD in Rhetoric and Professional Communication at New Mexico State University.
Watch Greg's interview for the ARST Oral History Project.