Doug Cloud

Contact Information


Office: Eddy 355

Office Hours: 1:30-3:00 T, Th / 3:00-5:00 W

Role: Faculty

Position: Assistant Professor


B.S. magna cum laude, Journalism, Ohio University. M.A. and Ph.D., Rhetoric, Carnegie Mellon University.

Professor Cloud teaches courses in rhetorical and composition theory, style, public writing, and argument. His research focuses on the rhetoric of social change, particularly the representation of marginalized group identities in public discourse. His current projects concern the use of identity categories in environmental discourse and the ways that language practices of marginalized groups are adapted and translated for new contexts. His work has appeared in Argumentation and Advocacy and Language in Society.


PhD Rhetoric