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Ashley Rose Mehlenbacher
University of Waterloo
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Department of English Language and Literature
Ph.D., North Carolina State University (Chair: Carolyn R. Miller)
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Assistant Professor


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Dr. Ashley Rose Mehlenbacher (formerly, Ashley Rose Kelly) is a faculty member in the Department of English Language and Literature at the University of Waterloo. She was previously a faculty member in the Brian Lamb School of Communication at Purdue University. Mehlenbacher’s research examines how science communication is changing with new—especially networked—technologies and also with different communities becoming involved in scientific research and policy-making. Mehlenbacher earned her Ph.D., under the direction of Carolyn R. Miller, in the Communication, Rhetoric, and Digital Media at North Carolina State University. Mehlenbacher is the co-editor, with Carolyn R. Miller, of Emerging Genres in New Media Environments.