Clay Spinuzzi

Clay Spinuzzi

Professor, Department of Rhetoric and Writing


Clay Spinuzzi is a professor of rhetoric and writing at The University of Texas at Austin. Spinuzzi's interests include research methods and methodology, workplace research, and computer-mediated activity. He has written four books: Tracing Genres through Organizations (MIT Press, 2003); Network (Cambridge University Press, 2008); Topsight (via Amazon CreateSpace, 2013); and All Edge (University of Chicago Press, 2015).

Spinuzzi teaches graduate courses in the Department of English and the School of Information, as well as in the Human Dimensions of Organizations MA program.

Recent Courses

YearSemesterCourse NumberCourseSyllabusNotes
2021SpringINF 397Research in Information Studies Qualitative Research with Readers and Designers of Text
2017FallINF 385TSpecial Topics in Information Science North American Genre Theory