University of Southern California
ELIZABETH FIFE, PH.D. Associate Professor of Technical Communication Practice, Engineering Writing Program, Viterbi School of Engineering University of Southern California Dr. Elizabeth Fife has taught technical and professional communications in the Viterbi School of Engineering and the Marshall School of Business at USC for over 17 years. Elizabeth has developed and taught specialized modules, workshops and courses for companies in the information and communications technology (ICT) industry and for institutions in the Asia Pacific region (KAIST, Yonsei University, SKKU, Tokyo University, Seoul University). She has carried out grant-based and funded studies for Cisco, AT&T, Intel and numerous global companies in the area of telecommunications and emerging economies (ICT4D). As editor of the Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC) Annual Report on Broadband, she has produced a series of studies on the development of telecom markets in Southeast Asia that can be downloaded from www.ptc.org Expertise areas: communication in collaborative and multidisciplinary environments; ICT4D; open innovation; communication in multicultural organizations; technical and scientific writing and presenting for academia and industry.