Jeff Grabill is a Professor of Rhetoric and Professional writing and the Associate Provost for Teaching, Learning and Technology at Michigan State University. He is also a senior researcher with WIDE Research (Writing in Digital Environments) and a co-founder of Drawbridge Inc., an educational technology company. His research focuses on how groups inquire, learn, and communicate in order to engage publicly. As part of this focus, Grabill is interested in how groups and organizations innovate and invent, and he is interested in digital communication technologies as communication contexts. Grabill has published two books on community literacy and articles in journals like College Composition and Communication, Technical Communication Quarterly, Computers and Composition, and English Education.