Faculty

Temp McKoy

Temptaous McKoy

Title: Graduate Assistant
Office: Bate 2147
Phone: 252.328.6399
E-Mail: mckoyt15@students.ecu.edu


About

Temptaous McKoy began the Ph.D program in 2015.

Education

B.A. Elizabeth City State University, English
M.A. Armstrong State University, Professional Communications and Leadership

Research Interests

African Americans in the field of Technical Communications
Racial identity markers
HBCU culture and curriculum development
The development of cross-cultural training documents in the workplace

Courses Taught

ENGL 3880: Writing for Business and Industry
ENGL 2201: Writing about the Disciplines
ENGL 1100: Foundations of College Writing

Presentations

National & International Presentations

Mckoy, Temptaous "Diversifying Graduate Programs Through Recruitment: “On the Ground” Initiatives at HBCUs and other Minority Serving Institutions" 2018 CCCC Annual Convention. Kansas City, MO. March 2018

Mckoy,Temptaous. "You’ve Recruited Black Graduate Students, Now What?:  Eliminating Privileged Socialization Practices for Minority Students in Graduate TPC Programs" Association of Teachers of Technical Writing (ATTW) Annual Conference. Kansas City, KS. March 2018

Mckoy, Temptaous. “Black Thighs Matter; Rhetorical Concepts of Taste and Black Bodies” 11th Biennial Feminism and Rhetorics. Dayton, OH. October 2017

Mckoy, Temptaous. “Analysis of HBCU Faculty’s Pivotal Role in Diversifying Technical Communication” Association of Teachers of Technical Writing (ATTW) Annual Conference. Portland, OR. March 2017.

Mckoy, Temptaous. “Diversifying the Field of Technical Communications: Unpacking North Carolina HBCU’s Technical Communication Programs” Association of Teachers of Technical Writing (ATTW) Annual Conference. Houston, TX. April 2016.

Regional Presentations

Mckoy, Temptaous. “Black, Proud, and Teaching Resistant Folks to Write” Sixteenth Claflin University Conference on English and Language Arts Pedagogy in Secondary and Postsecondary Institutions, Orangeburg, SC. October 20117

Mckoy, Temptaous. “North Carolina’s Anti-Trans House Bill 2: Realizations, Re-elections, and Resistance (Roundtable)” Console-ing Passions, Greenville, NC. July 2017

Mckoy, Temptaous. “Understanding Intersectionality through the African American Woman HBCU Experience” Communication, Rhetoric, and Digital Media Symposium, Raleigh, NC. March 2017

Awards & Recognition

Scholars for the Dream Travel Award. National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Conference on College Composition and  Communication. March 2018

Chairs’ Memorial Scholarship. National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Conference on College Composition and Communication. March 2018

Inaugural Amplification Travel  Award.Association of Teachers of Technical Writing (ATTW). March 2018

Thomas Harriot College of Arts & Sciences Scholarship. East Carolina University. August 2017