Department of Communication Studies

Current Faculty

Ece Algan, Associate Professor
B.S. 1994, Istanbul Teknik University
M.A. 1996, Marmara University-Istanbul
Ph.D. 2003, Ohio University
C. Mo Bahk, Professor
B.A. 1980, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
M.A. 1983/1990, State University of New York, Albany
Ph.D. 1994, Michigan State University
Mariam Betlemidze, Assistant Professor
B.A. 2007, Tbilisi State University Georgia
M.S. 2010, University of Utah-Salt Lake
Ph.D. 2016, University of Utah-Salt Lake
Jessica Block-Nerren, Lecturer
B.A. 2004, Pitzer College
M.A. 2005, California State University Fullerton
Rueyling Chuang, Professor, Associate Dean
B.A. 1987, Tamkang University, Taiwan
M.S. 1992, California State University, Hayward
Ph.D. 1996, Ohio University, Athens
Liliana Conlisk-Gallegos, Assistant Professor
M.A. 2008, California State University, San Diego
Ph.D. 2013, University of California, Santa Barbara
Thomas Corrigan, Associate Professor
B.A. 2005, M.S. 2007, Florida State University
Ph.D. 2012, Pennsylvania State University
Mary Fong, Professor, Coordinator
B.A. 1981, University of Southern California
M.A. 1984, California State University, Long Beach
Ph.D. 1992, University of Washington
Donald Girard , Lecturer
B.A. 1973, M.B.A., 1979, Ohio University - Main Campus
Donna Gotch, Lecturer
B.A. 1984, M.A. 1986, California State University, Los Angeles
Jo Anna Grant, Professor
B.A. 1988, M.S. 1990, Texas Christian University
Ph.D. 1996, University of Oklahoma, Norman
Brian Heisterkamp, Professor
B.A. 1989, Arizona State University
M.A. 1997, Loma Linda University
Ph.D. 2000, Arizona State University
C. Rod Metts, Associate Professor
B.A. 1984, M.A. 1988, San Francisco State University
Ph.D. 1994, The Ohio State University
Ahlam H. Muhtaseb, Professor
B.A. 1994, Hebro University
M.A. 2000, Ph.D. 2004, University of Memphis
Bradford (Kensil) Owen, Associate Professor, Interim Chair
B.A. 1979, Loyola Marymount University
M.B.A. 1983, M.F.A. 1985, M.A. 2003, Ph.D. 2006, University of Southern California
Mihaela Popescu, Associate Professor
B.A. 1994, University of Bucharest, Romania
M.A. 1995, Central European Univeristy
M.A. 2001, Ph.D. 2008, University of Pennsylvania
Michael Salvador, Professor, Associate Dean
Ph.D., University of Utah, 1989
Astrid Sheil, Professor
B.S. 1977, Georgetown University
M.S. 1998, University of Tennessee
Ph.D. 2003, University of Tennessee
Julie Taylor, Assistant Professor
B.A. 2008, M.A. 2010, Colorado State University
Ph.D. 2014, University of Utah, Salt Lake

Emeriti

Risa E. Dickson, Professor
Fred E. Jandt, Professor
Robin Larsen, Professor
Dolores Tanno, Professor