Department of Languages and Literatures

Adrienne P. Lamberti


Faculty - Associate Professor


Ph.D., Iowa State University 
M.A., Iowa State University
B.A., Simpson College

Research Interests

Areas of Specialty: 

  • Rhetorical Theory

  • Professional Communication

  • Organizational Culture

  • Technology-Mediated Communication

  • Creative Writing



Adrienne Lamberti is Associate Professor of Languages and Literatures, and Coordinator of Professional Writing. She teaches topics in rhetoric, professional communication, digital media, communication across the disciplines, and organizational culture.

Lamberti also has worked as a communications specialist for public organizations such as the Iowa Department of Transportation, and for private industries such as Thomson Publishing.  She further has worked with state Extension programs such as the Beginning Farmer Center, and with outreach programs such as the Center for Transportation Research and Education. 

Her research interests include narrative and anecdote as forms of professional communication, and technology-mediated communication genres. Having grown up on an Iowa Century Farm, Lamberti especially has published on the communications surrounding the food production end of agricultural science.