Shirley Hufstedler School of Education
San Diego Campus
Alliant International University San Diego
10455 Pomerado Road
San Diego CA 92131
Courses, Research Interests, Publications
Writing for the Professions
Writing for Media
Enlightened Brand Management
New Media; Multi-Platform Writing; American Literature; Issues In Disabilities
The Monsters Among Us: A Portrayal of the Disabled in Contemporary American Literature. Scheduled publication 2011 (co-author)
The Exquisite Cadaver. Meacham, Cory ed. Portmanteau Press 1994 (collaborating author)
Project Kalusugan: Getting and Keeping Filipinos Involved in Social Issues, San Diego State University School of Public Health, California Department of Health Services (1994) (collaborating author/ editor)
Asian Journal (Associate Editor and Featured Columnist)
Pacific Rim Conference on Disabilities (Honolulu Conference): Presentation: Disabled Literature
Western States Communication Association (Anchorage Conference): Presentation: Pondering the Power of Literature as Communication in the Shifting Perceptions of the Culture of Disability
Disabled Literature-Disabled Individuals in American Literature: Reflecting Culture(s): Review of Disability Studies
Academic History and Background
PhD, Warnborough University, 2005
Professional Practice and Community Service
Scientific Journals International Advisory Board (Multidisciplinary)
Who's Who in America
San Diego Writers-Editors Guild
Writers Federation of America
Film and Video Artists Association of San Diego (FAAVA)
American Press Institute
Writer's Haven, San Diego
Southern California Writers Conference
San Diego Press Club
Committee to Protect Journalists
Modern Language Association (MLA)
Society for Technical Communication
National Press Club, Washington, DC
Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ)
International Communication Association
Communication Institute for Online Scholarship (CIOS)
Writing The Social Sciences Issues in Social Communication Travel
Bio and Links
Background: Dr. Miles Beauchamp was born in Los Angeles and grew up in Southern California and South Florida. He has lived in Guadalajara, Mexico, Hawaii, and Oklahoma.
Current: He is Assistant Professor of Communications at Alliant International University where he teaches and does research in social media for enterprise and the professions, mass media communications, writing, and the portrayal of disabled individuals in American Literature. He sits on the Alliant University Press Editorial Board and is Chair of the San Diego Faculty Assembly.
He is Associate Editor and system-wide columnist at the Asian Journal, an English-language, pan-Asian newspaper and his work is included in: Disabilities Studies Quarterly (DSQ), The Asian Journal, Exquisite Cadaver, and others.
Dr. Beauchamp is a member of American Press Institute, Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), Modern Language Association (MLA), Scientific Journals International Advisory Board, Society of Professional Journalists, Society for Technical Communication, Writer's Federation of America, and Writer's Haven - San Diego.
His community involvements include working with San Diego County Adoptions, and Newspapers in Education.
Publications: Disabled Literature, Beauchamp, et al, Brown Walker, 2015.
At Large, Asian Journal, San Diego, CA
Disabled Literature--Disabled Individuals in American Literature: Reflecting Culture(s) with Wendy V. Chung and Alijandra Mogilner
It's Just (all of) Us http://milespb.com