Abram Anders, Ph.D.

Abram Anders

Professional title

Associate Professor of Business Communication



  • Ph. D English - Pennsylvania State University

Research Interests

  • Business and Professional Communication
  • Rhetoric and Theory
  • Social Collaboration
  • Technology-Enhanced Learning


  • Anders, A. (2018). Networked learning with professionals boosts students’ self-efficacy for social networking and professional development. Computers & Education, 127(December), 13–29. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.compedu.2018.08.009
  • Anders, A., Coleman, J., & Castleberry, S. (2017). Communication preferences of business-to-business buyers for receiving initial sales messages: A comparison of media channel selection theories. International Journal of Business Communication. https://doi.org/10.1177/2329488417702476
  • Anders, A. (2016). Team communication platforms and emergent social collaboration practices. International Journal of Business Communication, 53(2), 224-261. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2329488415627273
  • Anders, A. (2016). Flipping the composing process: Collaborative drafting and resume writing. Business and Professional Communication Quarterly. 79(1), 102-118. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2329490615602251
  • Anders, A. (2015). Theories and applications of massive online open courses (MOOCs): The case for hybrid design. The International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 16(6), 40-62. http://dx.doi.org/10.19173/irrodl.v16i6.2185

Courses Taught

  • Business Communication
  • Communicating for Leadership