Metcalf, Eric

Overview

Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education


    Degree Institution Field Dates
    PhD  University of Massachusetts, Amherst  Communication  1991 
    MA  University of Massachusetts, Amherst  Communication  1989 
    BA  University of New Hampshire, Durham  English  1982 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    York College/ CUNY  Assistant Professor  Speech  2009 - Present 
    The College of Wooster  Assistant Professor  Communication  1990 - 1993 
    Wesleyan College  Lecturer  Communication  1989 - 1990 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    Borough of Manhattan Community College/ CUNY  Adjunct Assistant Professor  Speech  2006 -2009 
    York College/CUNY  Adjunct Assistant Professor  Speech  2008 
    York College/ CUNY  Adjunct Assistant Professor  English  2006 - 2008 
    University of Massachusetts/ Amherst  Teaching Assistant/ Associate  Communication  1984 -1987 
    Elms College  Lecturer  English  1985 - 1986 
  4. Non Academic Experience


    Place of Employment Title Date
    Discovery Television Networks  Photo Services  2000 - 20002 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

    Rank Dates
    Assistant Professor  Spring 2010 - Present 
    Substitute Assistant Professor  Fall 2009 
    Adjunct Assistant Professor  Fall 2006 - Spring 2008 
  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings

          Eric Metcalf. "Illuminating Young Minds: New York State's Glass Lantern Slides." Moment: Une Revue de Photo. 5: 7 Spring 2013: 4-5.

          Eric Metcalf. "Figuring Out What Democracy Looks Like: Lisa Larsen's Political Campaign Photography." CUNY Academic Commons. Spring 2012: 1-26.

          Eric Metcalf. "Slater Trust Building, 9:35 AM." Moment: Une Revue de Photo. 4: 6 Spring 2011: 14.

          Eric Metcalf. "Street Photography." Moment: Une Revue de Photo. 3: 5 Spring 2010: 2.

          Eric Metcalf. "On Roland Barthes' Camera Lucida." Moment: Une Revue de Photo. 2: 4 Fall 2008: 1.

          Eric Metcalf. "Speaking Publicly for Those Who, for Whatever Reason, Can't or Won't." BMCC Inquirer. 13 Fall 2007: 45-48.

          Eric Metcalf. "The Official Stamp: Public Health Campaigns Against Drug Abuse and AIDS in Latin America." AIDS & Anthropology Bulletin. 15 November 2003: 4.

          Eric Metcalf. "Berman Scholar." ETC: A Review of General Semantics. 48 Spring 1991: 48-50.

    3. Chapters in Books:

      Eric Metcalf. "Introduction to "Kenneth Burke on Ecology"." Coming to Terms: The Collected Works of Jane Blankenship, Lexington Books. 2012: 187-193.

    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. Presented Papers, Lectures, And Exhibitions And Performances

    "Cotton Histories: explorations in blackface minstrelsy" 2016: Web exhibitions.

    "Archives & Invention: A course in archival technology and public address" 2015: CUNY Digital Humanities Initiative, Lightning Talks.

    "Faculty in the arts and humanities don't read etexts, so why does CUNY buy them?" 2015: CUNY Digital Humanities Initiative, Lightning Talks.

    "Lisa Larsen: Picturing Democracy" 2015: Spring Lecture Series, Dept. of Communication, Kingsborough Community College.

    "Program Organizer, "Re-reading Across the Curriculum" 2014: Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, York College.

    ""Lantern Slides and Visual Instruction in Early 20th Century New York State"" 2012: NY Metropolitan American Studies Association.

    "Panelist, "Publishing on the Commons"" 2012: Center for Excellence in Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship (CETLS), BMCC, CUNY.

    "Will Write Later: Postcards, Technology, and Social History in Early 20th Century New England" 2012: Provost's Lecture Series, York College, CUNY.

    "Panelist, "Reading Across the Curriculum" 2011: Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL), York College, CUNY.

    "Panelist, Master Class in Rhetoric: Obama's "More Perfect Union Speech"" 2011: NY State Communication Association.

    "Jane Blankenship and Rhetorical Questions" 2011: Eastern Communication Association.

    "Reaching the Audience in 19th Century America: Tours and Circuits" 2008: Circus Historical Society.

    "On Hermann Stelzner" 2004: Eastern Communication Association.

    "Amiri Baraka: Creating Cultural Space at Kwanzaa" 1992: Speech Communication Association.

    "Art and Science in the Evolution of the AIDS Documentary" 1992: Eastern Communication Association.

    "The AIDS Quilt: Whistling Past the Graveyard" 1992: Eastern Communication Association.

    "Constructing the Nation's HIV/AIDS Policy: Stifling Dissent in New Hampshire's 1988 Presidential Primary" 1992: Central States Speech Communication Association.

    "Pollution and Space: Geographic Considerations of Ecological Rhetoric" 1991: Eastern Communication Association.

    "The Politics of Research" 1990: Speech Communication Association.

  9. Patents

    None

  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:
    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:
    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

  12. Grants-In-Aid

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      Deputy Chair: Fall 2011 to present.

      Member, Department Personnel & Budget Committee: Fall 2011 to present.

      Coordinator, Speech Program: Fall 2010 to Fall 2013.

      Chair, Search Committee, Lecturer Speech: Fall 2010 - Spring 2011.

      Member, Search Committee, Asst. Professor Communication Technology: Spring/Summer 2015.

      Member, Search Committee, Asst. Prof Theatre: Summer 2010.

      Member, Search Committee, CLT Theatre: Summer 2010.

    2. Service to the School

      Valedictorian, speech coach, Commencement: June 2014-2016.

      Degree candidate presenter, Commencement: June 2012, 2013.

    3. Service to the College

      Member, York College Executive Committee, PSC: Fall 2010 to Spring 2013.

      Chair, Library Committee: Fall 2011 to Fall 2013.

      Member, Library Committee: Spring 2010 to Spring 2015.

    4. Service to the Graduate Center
    5. Service to the University

      Delegate Assembly, PSC: Spring 2011 to Spring 2013.

  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

  15. Other Professional Activities And Public Service

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
      SPCH  490  Independent Study 
      SPCH  390-392  Special Studies 
      SPCH  350  Persuasion & Propaganda in the Media 
      SPCH  333  Major American Spokesmen 
      SPCH  322  Theories and Types of Persuasion 
      SPCH  321  Rhetorical Theory and Criticism 
      SPCH  303  Ethics and Freedom of Speech 
      SPCH  101  Oral Communication in Contemporary Society 
      CT  425  Special Topics 
      CT  205  Principles of the Moving Image 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):

      Archives & Invention, SPCH 391/CT 425 (Online hybrid pilot).

      Persuasion & Propaganda in the Media, SPCH 350 (Revised).

      Ethics and Freedom of Speech, SPCH 303 (Revised).