JoAnn T. Hackos, Ph.D., is a lecturer, consultant and author of a number of books about technical communication. Currently, Hackos is the director of the Center for Information-Development Management and the president of Comtech Services in Denver, Colorado. She is also a fellow and past president of the Society for Technical Communication. Hackos is considered an expert in the fields of content management and information design, with some of her work in the fields being described as "groundbreaking."
- Information Development, Managing your Documentation Projects, Portfolio, and People (Wiley 2006)
- Content Management for Dynamic Web Delivery (Wiley 2002)
- Managing Your Documentation Projects (Wiley 1994)
- Standards for Online Communication (Wiley 1997)
- User and Task Analysis for Interface Design (Wiley 1998)
- Introduction to DITA: Arbortext Edition'
Honors and awards
- 2003 - Rigo Award, Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on the Design of Communication
- 2000 - Alfred N. Goldsmith Award for Distinguished Contributions to Engineering Communication Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Professional Communication Society
- Notes from 48th International STC Conference, Chicago, Illinois, May 13-16, 2001 at the official website of the Orlando chapter of the Society for Technical Communication. Accessed March 9, 2013.
- JoAnn Hackos at The Dynamic Publisher. Accessed March 9, 2013.
- Content Management for Dynamic Web Delivery. Copyright 2001, 2002 WebDesign & Review. Accessed March 9, 2013.
- JoAnn Hackos on Moving Legacy Documentation into DITA: An Interview at Data Conversion Laboratory, Inc. Accessed March 9, 2013.
- History of Dita at Dita Users. Accessed March 9, 2013.
- Meeting JoAnn Hackos by Bob Doyle, Mon, 2006-08-28. © 1993-2013 OASIS. Accessed March 9, 2013.
- "Rigo Award". SIGDOC. Retrieved 11 June 2012.
- PCS Awards at the IEEE PCS official website. Accessed March 9, 2013.
- An Interview with Dr. JoAnn Hackos by Scott Abel, Wednesday, August 30, 2006
- Bibliography at Alibris
- List of publications at DBLP
- Professional profile at the Center for Information-Development Management's official website
- Quotations from JoAnn Hackos at Dey Alexander Consulting, February 17, 2006
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