Faculty Profile for Wayne L Kraemer

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Wayne L Kraemer
Senior Lecturer — Department of Communication Studies
CENT 305
phone: (512) 245-2331

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Burnette, A. E., & Kraemer, W. L. (2021). Representing or Hispandering? Beto O’Rourke, political identity, and identification. In Local Theories of Argument. Abingdon, United Kingdom: Routledge.
  • Burnette, A. E., & Kraemer, W. L. (2020). Hispanic politicians on the rise: Argumentation strategies of Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio. In Networking argument. Abingdon, United Kingdom: Routledge.
  • Burnette, A. E., & Kraemer, W. L. (2016). Communicating a rationale for war: George W. Bush and the rhetoric of imperial righteousness. In M. Bose & P. B. Fritz (Eds.), The George W. Bush Presidency. Volume III: Foreign Policy. New York: Nova Science Publishers.
  • Burnette, A. E., & Kraemer, W. L. (2015). [Review of Meeting the demands of a changing electorate: The political rhetoric of Julian Castro and Marco Rubio, by B. J. Garssen, D. Godden, G. Mitchell, & A. F. Snoeck Henkemans]. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference of the International Society for the Study of Argumentation.
  • Burnette, A. E., & Kraemer, W. L. (2012). The rhetoric of imperial righteousness in a post-9/11 world. Journal of Argumentation in Context, 1(2), 143–167.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Texas State Transfer Champion, Texas State University. October 16, 2023
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Educator of the Year, Texas Speech Communication Association. October 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: E.R. Nichols Award for Outstanding Teaching, Pi Kappa Delta. November 2013
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Don Brownlee Award for Excellence in Coaching, Teaching and Service, Cross Examination Debate Association. March 2006
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Presidential Award for Excellence in Service, Texas State University. August 2005

Selected Grants

  • Burnette, Ann E. (Principal), Kraemer, Wayne L. (Co-Principal). Rising Star of Texas: The Political Rhetoric of Julian Castro, $16000.00. (Submitted: October 2012, Funded: 2013). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Financial Aid Advisory, Appeals, and Scholarship Awards Committee
October 2022-Present
LBJ Museum of San Marcos
June 2021-Present
Board of Directors
Texas Council for Music and the Arts; Musical Instrument Program
May 2020-Present
Board of Directors
The Heritage Association of San Marcos
January 2020-Present
Board Member
The LBJ Museum of San Marcos
November 2018-Present