Kate Maddalena

Kate Maddalena headshotKate Maddalena
Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream
Programs: CCIT 
Specialization: Media theory explores knowledge-making technologiesSelected

Dr. Maddalena is a writing teacher and a scholar of media theory.


Recent publications include "Palpable Pixels" in LEGOfied: Building Blocks as Media (Bloomsbury, Taylor & Ingraham, eds.) and "Dissolving the Divide Between Expert and Public: Improving the Science Communication Service Course" in Scientific Communication: Practices, Theories, and Pedagogies (with Colleen Reilly, Routledge, Yu & Northcut, eds.)

Research Interests:

Her research in writing and rhetoric focuses on how to break down communicative divides between the sciences and non-expert stakeholders.  

Research Areas:

Her research in media theory explores knowledge-making technologies, especially the material manipulatives that allow scientists to make predictive models.