Business and Professional Communication Quarterly is the only refereed journal devoted solely to the teaching of communication in the workplace. BPCQ publishes scholarship that advances knowledge about business communication pedagogy in both academic and workplace settings. Articles in BPCQ present a variety of theoretical, applied, and practical approaches and perspectives, including program design and assessment, the impact of technology, global and multicultural issues, qualitative and quantitative research on classroom teaching, and case studies of best practices.
Business and Professional Communication Quarterly, ISSN 1080-5699 (formerly the Bulletin of the Association for Business Communication, ISSN 8756-1972 and Business Communication Quarterly), is published four times each year (March June, September, and December) by the Association for Business Communication and Sage Publications. It is listed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI).
Call for Feature Topic
Papers for this feature topic, The Rhetoric of Sustainability, will analyze the structures and intent of these types of rhetorical claims. Case studies, historical analyses, ethnographic treatments, rhetorical and discourse analyses, quantitative studies, or other appropriate research methodologies are acceptable. Authors must clearly indicate the implications of their study for teaching communication in the workplace. Please use APA (Sixth Edition) guidelines for citation and reference methodology. Find Call for Papers with submission details.
Manuscript submission deadline May 1, 2020.
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|Melinda Knight||Montclair State University||2010-present|
|Kathryn Riley||Illinois Institute of Technology||2005-2010|
|Deborah C. Andrews||University of Delaware||1997-2004|
|Scot Ober||Ball State University||1994-1997|
|Kitty O. Locker||Ohio State University||1992-1993, interim editor|
|Henrietta N. Shirk||Northeastern University||1987-1992|
|Arn Tibbets||University of Illinois||1980-1987|
|George H. Douglas||University of Illinois||1968-1980|
|Publication suspended in 1966; resumed in 1968|
|Richard Felton||University of Illinois||1965-1966|
|Robert D. Gieselman||University of Illinois||1963-1965|
|Francis W. Weeks||University of Illinois||Guest Editors 1950-1956; Editor 1956-1963|
|Clyde W. Wilkinson||University of Illinois||Guest Editors 1948-1950|
|Hugh Sargent||University of Illinois||Guest Editors 1946-1948|
|W.H. Butterfield, K. Barker Horning, and A. L. Cosgrove||University of Oklahoma||Guest Editors 1946|
|Louis W. McKelvey and D. L. Lang||Northwestern University||Guest Editors 1946|
|C. R. "Andy" Anderson||University of Illinois||1936-1956|