Michal Horton

Clinical Assistant Professor - Information Systems & Business Analytics

Contact Information

Mailing Address:  One Bear Place #98005
Waco, TX  76706
Office Location:  Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation¬†710-2258

Educational Background

  • PHD - Rhetoric and Composition, Texas Christian University
  • MA - English, Arkansas State University
  • MA - Spanish, Arkansas State University
  • BA - English, Harding University
  • BA - Spanish, Harding University

Professional Memberships

  • Association for Business Communication (September 2020 - Present)


Teaching and Learning Scholarship

"Instructor Motives and Disciplinary Identity: Reconciling the Theme Course with Teaching for Transfer," Composition Forum A Journal Of Pedagogical Theory In Rhetoric And, (January 2023).

"Showing Not Telling in the Cover Letter," Business and Professional Communication Quarterly, Vol. 86, No. 2, (November 2022) (coauthors: D. Joel Whalen, Charles Drehmer).

"The Theme Course: Speculating on Its History, Surveying Current Practice, and Encouraging a Reflective Methodology," Pedagogy: Critical Approaches to Teaching Literature, Language, Composition, and Culture, Vol. 21, (January 2021).
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