Abram Anders is the Director of ISUComm Foundation Courses and an Associate Professor of English at Iowa State University. He received his Ph.D. in English from Pennsylvania State University. He is a scholar of rhetoric and composition with research interests that include:

  • business and professional communication
  • creative collaboration and design practices
  • leadership and entrepreneurship communication
  • technology-enhanced learning and academic innovation

His research has appeared in Computers & Education, International Journal of Business Communication, Business and Professional Communication Quarterly, Disability Studies Quarterly, and the International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning. The Association for Business Communication (ABC) has recognized Dr. Anders as an outstanding researcher and teacher by honoring him with the 2016 Rising Star Award and the 2014 Pearson Award for Innovation in Teaching with Technology. Dr. Anders also currently serves on the ABC board of directors as a Director-at-Large.