• Adebanke Loveth Adebayo

    Adebanke Loveth Adebayo

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Health communication, maternal and neonatal health, public health communication, death and dying, social epidemiology and health equity, intercultural health communication, and global health.

  • Moe Ahmed
  • Richard Opoku Amoako

    Richard Opoku Amoako

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Global Health Communication, Strategic Media Message Design for Health Campaigns, Intercultural Health Communication, Persuasion, Social Media, Science Communication

  • Patrick Owusu Ansah

    Patrick Owusu Ansah

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Climate Change Communication, Science Communication, Crisis Communication


  • Iccha Basnyat

    Iccha Basnyat

    Associate Professor

    Culture, gender and health, health inequalities, global health communication, South and South East Asia

  • Troy A Bogino

    Troy A Bogino

    Adjunct Faculty

    Relationship development and resolution

  • Don M Boileau

    Don M Boileau

    Emeritus Faculty

    Public speaking, classroom communication, intercultural communication, communication theories, rhetorical criticism, parliamentary procedure

  • Amanda Borth

    Amanda Borth

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Science Communication, Climate Change Communication, Global Environmental Policy

  • Carl Botan

    Carl Botan


    Strategic communication as it is used in both public relations and strategic and emergency communication

  • Emily Brennan-Moran

    Emily Brennan-Moran

    Assistant Professor

    performance studies, critical theory, rhetorical theory and criticism, memory studies

  • Melissa A. Broeckelman-Post

    Melissa A. Broeckelman-Post

    Basic Course Director

    Associate Professor

    Instructional Communication, Public Speaking, Interpersonal Communication, Research Methods, Communication Theory

  • Nate S. Brophy

    Nate S. Brophy

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Instructional Communication, Health Communication

  • Rachel Elizabeth Buitrago

    Rachel Elizabeth Buitrago

    Graduate Lecturer

    Organizational Communication, Strategic Communication, Public Relations, Interpersonal Communication

  • Barbara Burfeind

    Barbara Burfeind

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Xiaomei Cai

    Xiaomei Cai

    Associate Chair

    Associate Professor,Undergraduate Honors Director

    Children and media; Media effects

  • Eryn Campbell

    Eryn Campbell

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Science Communication, Climate Change Communication

  • Maria Carabelli

    Maria Carabelli

    Finance Coordinator

  • David S Carroll

    David S Carroll


  • Nader Hussein Chaaban

    Nader Hussein Chaaban

    Adjunct Faculty

    Intercultural, Interpersonal, and Mass Communication

  • Katrina J Cheesman

    Katrina J Cheesman

    Graduate Lecturer

  • Jane Y Choi

    Jane Y Choi

    Graduate Lecturer

  • Xavier Clark

    Xavier Clark

    Graduate Lecturer

    Organizational Communication, Critical Race Theory, Intersectionality, Urban Communication, Urban Commerce, Luxury Communication, Wealth Communication

  • Chris Clarke

    Chris Clarke

    Associate Professor

    health and environmental risk perception, communication. Director, Science Communication Graduate Program; Director, Ph.D. program

  • Tianna Cobb

    Tianna Cobb

    Postdoctoral R & T Fellow

  • John Cook

    John Cook

    Assistant Professor

    Climate communication, cognitive science, psychology, misconception-based learning

  • Bruce D Cooke

    Bruce D Cooke

    Adjunct Faculty

    Digital Video Production & Post-Production; Film Studies

  • Richard T Craig

    Richard T Craig

    MA Program Director

    Media ownership, telecommunication/media policy, media political economy, media representation of marginialized groups (race,gender, religion, etc...), popular culture

  • William Creed

    William Creed

    Adjunct Faculty

  • John L. Curry

    John L. Curry

    Adjunct Faculty


  • Laura L Dallman

    Laura L Dallman

    Graduate Lecturer

    Social emotional dynamic of teaching, learning, and student development.

  • Kimberly Daniels

    Kimberly Daniels

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Media Effects, Health Communication, Body Image, Fat Talk, Negative Body Communication, Body Envy

  • Warren D Decker

    Warren D Decker

    Director of Debate


  • Marta Pérez Drake

    Marta Pérez Drake

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Organizational, Intercultural, & Interpersonal Communications with a focus on Gender, BIPOC and other under-represented populations.

  • Emilie Dubert

    Emilie Dubert


    student success, student access, adult learners, transfer students

  • Ashley DuVal

    Ashley DuVal

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Cultural economy, power relations, nationalism, globalization


  • Megan Lynn Edmondson

    Megan Lynn Edmondson

    Undergraduate Program Coordinator

  • Alicia J.C. Ellis

    Alicia J.C. Ellis

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Advanced Quantitative Methodology; Institutional Research & Effectiveness; Program Evaluation; Post-secondary Attainment Gaps; Student Engagement; Retention & Degree Completion

  • Karol Marcela Escalante

    Karol Marcela Escalante

    Graduate Professional Assistant





  • Robert Imbody

    Robert Imbody

    Adjunct Faculty

    Gender, Race, Baseball, Music, Public Speaking.


  • Ollie L. Jefferson

    Ollie L. Jefferson

    Adjunct Faculty

    Media Representations, Race and Gender, Media Ownership, Counter Stereotypes and Narratives, Semiotics, and Black Feminist Thought.


  • Barra Kahn

    Barra Kahn

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Wendy Grossman Kantor

    Wendy Grossman Kantor

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Kayla Keener

    Kayla Keener

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Affect theory, digital media, political economy, labor, critical theory, popular culture

  • Sojung Claire Kim

    Sojung Claire Kim

    Assistant Professor

    Health, Risk, and Environmental Communication, Digital and Social Media, Message Intervention Design and Evaluation, Misinformation Correction, Eye Tracking Technology

  • Steve Klein

    Steve Klein

    Emeritus Faculty

    Cross-platform journalism, sports journalism, history of journalism

  • Kasey Knopp

    Kasey Knopp

    Adjunct Faculty

  • John Kotcher

    John Kotcher

    Assistant Professor

  • Gary L. Kreps

    Gary L. Kreps

    University Professor, Director; Center for Health and Risk Communication

    Health communication/promotion, health equity, multicultural relations, social organization, applied research methods, health informatics, communication campaigns, global health, and social change

  • George Charles Kueppers

    George Charles Kueppers

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Health communication; political communication; interpersonal communication; social influence; persuasion; communication technologies


  • Farah Latif

    Farah Latif

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Strategic Communication, Reputation Management, Political Communications, Social Media, and Leadership.

  • Jessica M Ledford

    Jessica M Ledford

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Health Communication, Death and Dying, Emotions in Persuasion, Misinformation, Disinformation

  • Samuel Robert Lichter

    Samuel Robert Lichter


    Political communications, political sociology, and health and risk communication

  • Cindy Lont

    Cindy Lont

    Emeritus Faculty

    Video-based production

  • Sara Looney

    Sara Looney

    Emeritus Faculty

  • Dawn M Lowry

    Dawn M Lowry


    Forensics, Film & Television, Peace Rhetoric, and First Amendment Issues.


  • Edward Wile Maibach

    Edward Wile Maibach

    University Professor

    Climate change communication, public health communication, social marketing

  • Taylor Mallory

    Taylor Mallory


  • Andie S Malterud

    Andie S Malterud

    Graduate Lecturer

    Health Communication, E-cigarettes, Stigma, Instructional Communication, Health Education, Patient-Provider Communication, E-health

  • Bruce Manchester

    Bruce Manchester

    Emeritus Faculty

    Performance studies, media studies

  • Kathryn Mangus

    Kathryn Mangus


  • Nancy E Mantelli

    Nancy E Mantelli

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Mitchell E. Marovitz

    Mitchell E. Marovitz

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Ronaldo Martinez

    Ronaldo Martinez

    Graduate Lecturer

    Health Communication, Risk Communication, Crisis Communication, Instructional Communication

  • Sara M. Mathis

    Sara M. Mathis

    Assistant Professor

    Communication Education, Instructional Communication, Critical Theory, Qualitative Methods

  • William J McAuley

    William J McAuley

    Emeritus Faculty

    Aging, health and long-term care

  • Rochelle Davidson Mhonde

    Rochelle Davidson Mhonde

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    health communication, intercultural communication, social justice advocacy

  • David J. Miller

    David J. Miller

    Instructor, Media Production & Criticism Concentration Coordinator, Director; Student Video Center

    Media production and criticism, Journalism, Distance Education, Instructional Design

  • Suzanne Lowery Mims

    Suzanne Lowery Mims

    Adjunct Faculty

    Social media and engagement, public relations, writing in the digital age.

  • Jenny Mischel

    Jenny Mischel

    Graduate Research Assistant

    bullying and cyberbullying behavior, coping, coping strategies, resiliency, self-efficacy beliefs, self-regulation of emotions

  • Christina Brooke Mitchell

    Christina Brooke Mitchell

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Cale Morrow

    Cale Morrow

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Sylvia Mphofe

    Sylvia Mphofe

    Graduate Lecturer

  • Yajie Mu
  • Star A. Muir

    Star A. Muir

    Associate Professor

    Rhetoric and technology, public communication, digital natives


  • Paula F Nadler

    Paula F Nadler


  • Neesa Ndiaye

    Neesa Ndiaye

    Graduate Research Assistant

  • Allister Virginia Nelson

    Allister Virginia Nelson

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Selena Maureen Nelson

    Selena Maureen Nelson

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Science Communication, Climate Change Communication, Severe Weather Communication, Risk Perception and Communication

  • Cynthia Nichols

    Cynthia Nichols

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Anne M. Nicotera

    Anne M. Nicotera



    Health communication, nursing communication, communicative/interactive constitution of organization, race and gender, diversity, and culture and organizations

  • Karin H Nordin

    Karin H Nordin

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Health Communication, Interpersonal Communication, Behavior Change, Nutrition

  • Jennifer Rose Novick

    Jennifer Rose Novick

    Graduate Teaching Assistant


  • Margaret Orr

    Margaret Orr

    Graduate Lecturer

    Climate Change Communication, Misinformation, Conflicting Information, Action Thresholds

  • Erika Ortner

    Erika Ortner

    Graduate Lecturer

    Strategic Communication, Consumer Trends, Hospitality, Military/National Gaurd Youth

  • Ayo E Otusanya

    Ayo E Otusanya

    Graduate Lecturer

    Health Communication , Intercultural Communication,  Reproductive Health Communication, Race relations, African and African American Communication



  • Brandon M Quiles

    Brandon M Quiles


    Employee Voice and Silence in Higher Education, Advocacy and Activism in Higher Education, Latin Identity Development



  • Mallory Saleson

    Mallory Saleson


  • Sergei A Samoilenko

    Sergei A Samoilenko

    Assistant Professor

    strategic communication, crisis communication, political communication, public relations, reputation management, post-socialist studies

  • Brittany Sanders

    Brittany Sanders

    Graduate Program Coordinator

  • Suzanne Marie Sauter

    Suzanne Marie Sauter

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Strategic Communication, Media Framing, Consumer Trends.

  • Lance E Schmeidler

    Lance E Schmeidler


    Director, Hiring & Scheduling

  • Lane Schwager

    Lane Schwager

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Organizational Communication, Critical Theories, Pop Culture, Mass Media, Feminist Studies, and Strategic Communication.

  • Christian Reed Seiter

    Christian Reed Seiter

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Christian’s research interests include end-of-life healthcare communication, patient-provider relationships, and using theatre to teach clinical empathy skills to healthcare providers.

  • Nathan Selove

    Nathan Selove

    Adjunct Faculty

    Politics, Disability, Autism

  • Jennifer R Shaskan

    Jennifer R Shaskan

    Graduate Lecturer

  • Josephine Sherwood

    Josephine Sherwood

    Graduate Lecturer

    Strategic communication, pop culture, public relations

  • Dana Siller

    Dana Siller

    Adjunct Faculty

    Integrated Marketing Communications

  • Rodger Smith

    Rodger Smith

    Instructor, Communication Minor Director; WGMU Faculty Advisor

    How the traditional television media program for their audiences and competition they face for audience.

  • Lucy Snell

    Lucy Snell

    Graduate Lecturer

  • Syahgena Ardhila St. Onge

    Syahgena Ardhila St. Onge

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Health communication, reproductive health, media studies, gender and development, migration, Islamic world, Southeast Asia

  • Briana M. Stewart

    Briana M. Stewart

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Instructional communication, professional and technical writing, organizational communication, and leadership

  • Alli Stormer

    Alli Stormer

    Graduate Lecturer

  • Marissa M Strang

    Marissa M Strang

    Graduate Professional Assistant

    Social Media Communication, Strategic Communication, Public Relations

  • Angela Suarez

    Angela Suarez

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Kate Sweeney

    Kate Sweeney


    Journalism, nonfiction media production


  • Anita Taylor

    Anita Taylor

    Emeritus Faculty

    Communication and gender, public communication

  • Shannon M Taylor-Heflin

    Shannon M Taylor-Heflin

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Health Communication, Health Misinformation, Interpersonal Communication, Family Communication

  • Jason O Thomas

    Jason O Thomas

    Graduate Lecturer

  • Susan Tomasovic

    Susan Tomasovic

    Instructor, Lambda Pi Eta Faculty Advisor

    Public communication, performance studies, business communication

  • Doran Tucker

    Doran Tucker

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Meg H. L. Tucker

    Meg H. L. Tucker

    Undergraduate Advising Coordinator

    Instructor, Undergraduate BA Director

    Interpersonal communication, organizational communication, identity, small group communication, social and digital media

  • Sammi Tuckerman

    Sammi Tuckerman

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Science Communication, Climate Change Communication, Communication Education, Instructional Communication

  • Brett Turner

    Brett Turner

    Graduate Lecturer



  • Jeff Vomund

    Jeff Vomund

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Students' Perception of Classroom Empathy; Student Perceptions in general; Motivation


  • Akila Ka Ma'at R Warren

    Akila Ka Ma'at R Warren

    Assistant Professor

  • Tyler Andrew Watkins

    Tyler Andrew Watkins


    Black Mental Health Promotion, Topic Avoidance & Disclosure, Health Communication

  • Skye Wellman

    Skye Wellman

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Christina Tyler Wenks

    Christina Tyler Wenks

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Holly Williams

    Holly Williams

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Jasmine Williams

    Jasmine Williams

    Graduate Lecturer

    Health Communication, Health and Health Care Inequities, Performance Arts, Public Speaking

  • Macaulay Williams

    Macaulay Williams

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Allyson L. Wilson

    Allyson L. Wilson

    Graduate Lecturer

  • Catherine Wright

    Catherine Wright

    Associate Professor

    My interests lie in the uses and applications of technology in communication, especially in terms of how new innovations are shared with others, as well as how students apply these out of the classroom.

  • Kevin B Wright

    Kevin B Wright


    Health communication, social media and interpersonal relationships, life span communication, and interpersonal issues in health communication



  • Xiaoquan Zhao

    Xiaoquan Zhao


    Health communication, persuasion, media effects, information seeking, tobacco prevention, and climate change communication