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Michael Trammell
Senior Lecturer

 


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ACADEMIC SPECIALTY:
Business Communication

DEGREE:

Ph.D., Florida State University
M.A., Florida Atlantic University
B.S., University of Florida


AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

International and Intercultural Business
Professional Writing and Editing
Presentation and Communication Skills

 

As a College of Business faculty member, Dr. Trammell examines issues on intercultural business communication, technical writing, and speech delivery norms. Dr. Trammell has taught many different courses, but primarily teaches Business Communication with an international dimension. Additionally, he is the editor-in-chief of the national-recognized journal the Apalachee Review and has served as the President of the Gulf Coast Association of Writing Teachers. His work has appeared in the following: New Letters, the G.W. Review, The Chattahoochee Review, New Collage Magazine, The Southeast Review, Gulf Stream Magazine, and The Nebraska Review, and other journals. Yellow-Jacket Press recently published his book Our Keen Blue House. In the summers, he and his wife, writer Mary Jane Ryals, teach writing, literature, and business courses for Florida State University's Valencia, Spain and London, England programs.

Michael Trammell - Vita (PDF)

 

SELECTED PUBLISHED RESEARCH

“Little Pockets of Ease: a Kaleidofuge.” (2017). Trammell, M., Hettich, M., Moro-Gronlier, C., Karetnick, J., & Naylor, S. South Florida Poetry Journal (SoFloPoJo). Issue Seven.

“Thirty-Five Years of Afternoon.” (2016). South Florida Poetry Journal (SoFloPoJo). Issue 3.

“Native Pools of Florida." (2016). A Guide to Florida, 2016. Small Craft Advisory Press (Florida State University's book-arts collective for collaborations between writers and artists).

“The Markets.” (2015). Glass Bottom Sky: A YellowJacket Press Anthology.

"Two Messages from the Global Financial Meltdown (Part Five): I. Note to a Partner in Italy & II. Florence: The Czech Hotel." and "Two Messages from the Global Financial Meltdown (Part Eight): I. California—Behind Closed Doors: the City Commissioner & II. The New York Analyst above the Atlantic: Where Next?" (2013), Sandhill Review. St. Leo University. Volume 2. 

"Two Messages from the Global Financial Meltdown (Part Two): I. Dubai & II. Valencia." (2013), Florida Flash. Tiger-Tail Press. Volume X.

"Risk Management in the Great Recession." (2012),  Bluestem/Karamu. Eastern Illinois University. Spring ’12 Issue.

"Negative News (Dow Jones Industrials @  6,770.12)." (2011), The Mochila Review. Missouri Western State University. Volume 13, Spring Issue.    

 

TEXTBOOKS

Business Communication Everywhere: In the U.S. and Abroad (2nd Edition).Trammell, M. (Mason, OH: Cengage Learning Publishing, Inc. 2014).

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

First Place Prize. Fifth Annual Book Competition for Florida Writers. Yellow-Jacket Press. Tampa, Florida. 2008.

 

INTERESTING FACTS

Dr. Trammell is originally from Boca Raton, Florida and spent many hours plunging into watersports in and on the Atlantic. He and his family visit the sea as often as possible. His son teaches Permaculture in Asheville, North Carolina, and his daughter currently studies Stage Management at the Florida School of the Arts. Additionally, Dr. Trammell also teaches twentieth-century literature classes for the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Florida State University.

 



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