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Elisa Warford

Associate Professor of Technical Communication Practice


  • Doctoral Degree, English, University of Maryland College Park
  • Master's Degree, English, University of Tennessee - Knoxville
  • Bachelor's Degree, English, Pepperdine University - Los Angeles Campus


Elisa Warford is an Associate Professor in the Engineering in Society Program at USC, where she teaches courses in the technology ethics, climate change ethics, and engineering communication. She holds a Ph.D. in English from the University of Maryland.


  • 2022 USC Sustatainability Across the Curriculum Teaching Grant
  • 2021 USC Interdisciplinary Teaching Grant
  • 2020 USC General Education Teaching Award
  • Engineering in Society Program
  • OHE 106
  • Olin Hall of Engineering
  • 3650 McClintock Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90089
  • USC Mail Code: 1455
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