Department of Communication Studies

Faculty & Staff

Faculty
Ronnie Bankston
Associate Professor
Sade Barfield
Adjunct Instructor & Forensics Coach
Melissa Beall
Professor
Eric Braley
Adjunct Instructor
Jeffrey Brand
Associate Professor
Rebecca Buel
Instructor/Director of Individual Events
John O. Burtis
Professor
April Chatham-Carpenter
Professor
Sarina Chen
Associate Professor, Ph.D., Mass Communication
Joyce Chen
Associate Professor, Ph.D.
Victoria Pruin DeFrancisco
Professor
Anelia Dimitrova
Associate Professor
Chris Essig
Adjunct Instructor
Bettina Fabos
Associate Professor
John Fritch
Professor and Associate Dean
Sergey Golitsynskiy
Assistant Professor
Harry (Tom) Thomas Hall
Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director
Joshua Hamzehee
Adjunct Instructor
Nichole (Nikki) Zumbach Harken
Instructor/Internship Director
Roxanne Heimann
Adjunct Instructor
Philip Hopper
Assistant Professor
Lori Johnson
Adjunct Instructor/Advisor
Nicki Johnson
Adjunct Instructor
Christopher R. Martin
Professor and Interim Head
Danielle Dick McGeough
Assistant Professor
Karen Mitchell
Professor
Amandajean Nolte
Instructor
Chris W. Ogbondah
Professor
Patricia (Pat) Olthoff-Blank
Adjunct Instructor
Penny O’Connor
Adjunct Instructor
David O’Shields
Documentary Filmmaker in Residence/Adjunct Instructor
Catherine Helen Palczewski
Professor
Geraldine Perreault
Associate Professor
Gayle Pohl
Associate Professor
C. Kyle Rudick
Assistant Professor
Judy Ruud
Adjunct Instructor
Evan Schares
Graduate Assistant
Paul Siddens
Professor
Francesca Soans
Associate Professor
Laura Sohl-Cryer
Adjunct Instructor
Laura Terlip
Associate Professor
Richard Tews
Instructor/Director of Debate
Paul Torre
Assistant Professor
Faculty Emeritus
Mary Bozik
Professor Emeritus
Phyllis Scott Carlin
Professor Emeritus
Jon Hall
Professor Emeritus
Bill Henderson
Professor Emeritus
Dean Kruckeberg
Professor Emeritus
Staff
Dianna Jones
Secretary II
Ken Paschke
Broadcast Engineer
Marilyn Shaw
Coordinator of Advising
Donna Uhlenhopp
Office Coordinator