Language and Literature


Kenneth R. Price, Associate Professor of English

Teaching Areas

Technical/Professional Communication
Multimodal Discourse
Style and Stylistics
Creative Nonfiction Writing
Senior Portfolio
Internship in English
Professional Communication Teaching Methods

Selected Works

Kenneth Price Textbook


Price, K.R. & Disheroon, S. (May 2018). Technical writing. San Diego: Cognella Academic Publishing.

“Establishing Program-Specific Assessment Standards for Experiential Learning Courses,” Academy-Industry Relationships and Partnerships: Perspectives for Technical Communicators. Baywood Publishing, Spring 2016.

“Invoking Generational Demons: Orality and Catholicism in The Witching Hour,” Songs of the New South: Critical Essays on Contemporary Louisiana Writers. Greenwood Press, 2001.


“Redefining Collaborative Editing and Promoting Sustainability During an Economic Recession.” Association for Educational Communications and Technology Academic White Paper, Spring 2014.

“Using the Teaching Portfolio to Anticipate Programmatic Assessment,” Business Communication Quarterly, Spring 2013.

Conference Presentations & Web Seminars

“Digital Engagement in Professional Communication Courses: The Unique Challenges Faced by Hispanic-Serving Institutions,” 2020 Texas A&M Chancellor’s Summit on Academic Technology Conference, Web Seminar, September 24, 2020.

“Standing on the Shoulders of Others – Programmatic Borrowing from the STEM Disciplines,” Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC) 2019 National Convention Conference Proceedings.

“Strategies for Using Technology to Improve Student Engagement Without a Computer Classroom (Or A Computer),” Center for Teaching Effectiveness Workshops on Strategies to Improve Online Teaching at TAMUK Web Seminar, October 3, 2020.

“Integrating New-Model Scholarly Communication into Business Communication Students’ Research,” 2020 Association for Business Communication Southwestern U.S. (ABC-SWUS) Conference, San Antonio, Texas, March 2020.

“Contextualizing the Digital Skills of Business Communication Students in Hispanic-Serving Institutions,” 2019 Association for Business Communication Southwestern U.S. (ABC-SWUS) Conference, Houston, Texas April 2019.

Honors and Awards

Center For Teaching Effectiveness (CTE) General Education Teaching Award, March 2018.

Honorary Lifetime Member, Golden Key International Honour Society.

Society for Technical Communication Award for Excellence in Education.

Missouri State University College of Arts and Letters Recognition Award for Excellence in Education.

Contact Information

Language and Literature
Fore Hall 107
MSC 162 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: 361-593-2588

Kenneth R. Price, Associate Professor of English