James   E.  Frost

Associate Dean  

Office: BSABH 2.410
Phone: (956) 882-8864
Email: james.frost@utrgv.edu

Dr. James E. Frost

Dr. Frost, a South Texas native, has been teaching at the college level since 1988. In addition to his teaching and research, he is an avid musician and photographer.

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Environmental Rhetoric
    • Visual Rhetoric
    • Rhetoric of Photography
  • Education

    • PhD, English, Texas A&M University - College Station, 1997
    • MA, English, The University of Texas - Pan American, 1990
    • BA, Media Communications, Governors State University, 1983
  • Currently Teaching

    ENGL 3343 91L - Business Communication:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks
    ENGL 3343 90L - Business Communication:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks




Selected Publications


  • James Frost. Posters for peace: visual rhetoric and civic action.. Chicago, IL: Choice Reviews, 53, no. 3 November 2015: 1.

  • James Frost. Yale College Writing Center.. 52, no. 3 November 2014: 1.

  • James Frost. Shaping Language Policy in the U.S.. 51, no. 3 November 2013: 1.

  • M. Killingsworth, Jaqueline Palmer, and James Frost. Nuclear New Mexico: The Tour. College Station, TX: Texas A&M University ,



Selected Presentations


  • Randall Monty, Katherine Christoffersen, James Frost, and Nicole Nicholson. "Writing of/in/about the Online/Hybrid Classroom," 2018 Excellence in Online Learning Conference , Center for Online Learning and Teaching Technology, Brownsville, TX (March 2018)

  • James Frost. "Wilderness and the SUV: The Limitations and Dangers of the “Wilderness” Trope in Environmental Rhetoric.," Rhetoric Society of America Annual Conference, Rhetoric Society of America, San Antonio, TX (May 2014)

Current Courses

ENGL 3343 91L - Business Communication:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks
ENGL 3343 90L - Business Communication:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks

Previous Courses