Anne Beaufort

Anne Beaufort is associate professor in Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences and coordinator of writing-across-the-curriculum at University of Washington, Tacoma. Her Ph.D. in Education, Stanford University, focused in Language, Literacy and Culture, and she has done ethnographic research both in higher education and workplace settings on the ways in which adults can improve their handling of the writing process and write effectively in a range of genres. Her first book, Writing in the Real World: Making the Transition from School to Work, received an NCTE award for best technical/professional communications book.