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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Kristin Bock

Senior Lecturer II

Business Communication Program

Education

MFA Poetry, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 1998
BA English Literature, Southern Connecticut State University, 1992

Professional Experience

Co-Owner and Operator, Master Liturgical Design Art Restoration Company, 1999-Present
Writing Program Curriculum Coordinator, Belchertown High School, 2000-2003

Academic Appointments

Senior Lecturer of Business Communication, University of Massachusetts, 9/2008-Present
Adjunct Professor, Business Communication Program & Commonwealth Honors College, University of Massachusetts, 9/2007-5/2008
Adjunct Professor, Commonwealth Honors College, University of Massachusetts, 9/2003-5/2007
Adjunct Professor, Business Communication Program, University of Massachusetts, 9/1998
Adjunct Professor, The Writing Program, University of Massachusetts, 9/1993-5/1998

Research Interests

Visual Rhetoric
Public Speaking
Strategic Communication
Creative Consulting

Teaching Interests

  • Management Communication
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Public Speaking
  • Marketing Communication

Selected Publications

Glass Bikini, a collection of poetry, Tupelo Press, North Adams, MA (2021)

The Black Warrior Review, Prairie Schooner, Columbia, FENCE, The Seattle Review, Pleiades, The Cream City Review, The Massachusetts Review, The New York Quarterly, Verse Magazine

APOCALYPSE NOW: Prose and Poetry from the End of Days, Upper Rubber Boot Press (2012)

CLOISTERS, a collection of poetry, Tupelo Press, North Adams, MA (2008)