Dr. Martin Jacobsen

Martin Jacobsen

Associate Professor of English

Office: Classroom Center 319F
Phone: 806-651-2460

Professional Profile

Dr. Jacobsen earned his Ph.D. in English at Texas A&M University in 1999.  He joined the WTAMU faculty in 1999 and was promoted to associate professor in 2005.  He received the WTAMU Teaching Excellence Award in 2001-2002.

Teaching and Related Service

Dr. Jacobsen teaches composition, literature and linguistics classes.

Research and Creative Activity

Dr. Jacobsen's book, Transformations of Literacy in Computer-Mediated Communication: Orality, Literacy, Cyberdiscursivity, published in 2002, focuses on the rhetorical challenges of cybercommunication.

His research interests are discourse analysis and rhetorical theory.