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University Hall 5053
(205) 934-4250

Research and Teaching Interests: Information architectures, data visualization, digital rhetorics, workplace communications, usability

Office Hours: By appointment


  • B.A., University of Michigan, Flint
  • M.S., Georgia State University
  • Ph.D., Purdue University

Jeffrey Bacha specializes in Professional and Technical Communication. In addition to teaching sound communication strategies, all of his courses include assignments specifically designed to help introduce students to industry-standard technologies used by working professional and technical communicators. Most of his courses include opportunities for students to gain experience working with professional organizations in the Birmingham area.

He also serves as the Faculty Advisor for the Professional Writing Club at UAB and the student publication MEMORANDUM. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and his energetic puppy, Travis.

Recent Courses

  • Technical Writing
  • Visual Rhetoric
  • Writing and Emerging Communication Contexts
  • Digital Document Design and Distribution

Select Publications

Jeffrey Bacha's work has appeared in the Journal of Technical Writing and Communication and the collection Content Management: Bridging the Gap Between Theory and Practice.

Student Groups

Founding Faculty Advisor, the Professional Writing Club at UAB.