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Kory Floyd
Professor
koryfloyd@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-8236
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 321

Kory Floyd's research focuses on the communication of affection in close relationships and its effects on stress and physiological functioning. He has written 15 books and over 100 scientific papers and book chapters, and has served as editor-in-chief of Communication Monographs and the Journal...
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Heather Gahler
Graduate Teaching Assistant
hgahler@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-5819
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 203
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Monica Gallegos
Alumna
gallegosm1@nku.edu
TEL: 859-572-1329
Office: Northern Kentucky University, GH 424

Assistant Professor at Nothern Kentucky University

Dr. Monica Gallegos received her B.A. in Communication from the University of Arizona, and her M.A. in Communication...
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Hilary Gamble
Alumna
hgamble@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (334)244-3359
Office: Liberal Arts & Education 223 F
Assistant Professor
Department of Communication & Theatre
Auburn University at Montgomery
 

Hilary Gamble is a media effects researcher who studies the influence of both traditional and digital media on emerging adults’ sexual attitudes, beliefs,...
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Daniela Gonzalez
Student Desk Assistant
danielagonzalez@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1366
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 211
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Rosalind Greene
Adjunct Lecturer
rgreene@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1366
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 105

Rosalind is an adjunct lecturer teaching Communication and the Legal Process. She is a Trial Consultant with Advanced Jury Research, co-chair of the Professional Standards Committee of the American Society of Trial Consultants, a member of the State Bar of Arizona.  She received her J.D. from...
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Rachel Hahn
Adjunct Lecturer
rachelhahn@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1366
FAX: (520) 621-5504

Areas of Expertise include:

  • Public Speaking
  • Professional and Academic Writing
  • Job Searching
  • Instructional Design and Implementation
  • Assessment Design
  • Media Effects

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Jake Harwood
Department Head & Professor
jharwood@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1366
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 107

Jake Harwood is a Professor of Communication. He received his Ph.D. in Communication from the University of California at Santa Barbara in 1994. His research focuses on intergroup communication with a particular focus on age groups, and on the role of music in intergroup relations. He is the...
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Jian Jiao
Graduate Teaching Associate
jianj@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-1267
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 101

Jian Jiao is a first-year Ph.D. student in the Department of Communication at the University of Arizona. His primary research interests include relational communication, health communication, and social influence.


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Nicholas Joyce
Alumnus
drnick@umd.edu
TEL: 301-405-8979
Office: University of Maryland, 2118 Skinner Building

Assistant Professor at the University of Maryland

Dr. Joyce is interested in the communicative and psychological processes underlying intercultural relationships. One major area of his research examines how and why intercultural narratives and other forms of intergroup...
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Rose M. Kelly
Graduate Teaching Assistant
rosemkelly@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-5819
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 203
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Nancy Kelly
Undergraduate Program Coordinator
nmkelly@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-8240
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 102

Coordinates undergraduate related affairs including curriculum, registration, etc.


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Kate Kenski
Associate Professor
kkenski@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-3066
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 202

Kate Kenski (Ph.D. 2006, University of Pennsylvania) teaches political communication, public opinion, and research methods at the Department of Communication at the University of Arizona. Prior to teaching at the UofA, she was a Senior Analyst at the Annenberg Public Policy Center at the...
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Dam Hee Kim
Assistant Professor
damheekim@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520)621-0953
FAX: (520)621-5504
Office: Communication 219

Dam Hee Kim (Ph.D., University of Michigan, Homepage) is an Assistant Professor of Communication.  With her cross-disciplinary background in communication and business, Dam Hee Kim’s research focuses on the social, political and...
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Sara Kim
Graduate Teaching Associate
sarkikorea@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-1329
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 103B
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Aimee King
Adjunct Lecturer
aimeek@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-3062
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 315
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Dale Kunkel
Professor Emeritus
kunkel@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (805) 448-5892
FAX: (520) 621-5504

Dr. Dale Kunkel (Ph.D., Annenberg School, University of Southern California, 1984) is Professor of Communication at the University of Arizona. Kunkel studies children and media issues from diverse perspectives, including television effects research as well as assessments of media industry...
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Matthew Lapierre
Assistant Professor
mlapierre@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-5512
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 217

Professor Lapierre is an Assistant Professor of Communication.  His research explores how media affects the health and well-being of children/families. Research projects include investigations of the influence of marketing cues on children’s consumer behavior, the development of children’s...
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Diana Leonard
Adjunct Lecturer & Director of Public Speaking
dleonard@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-3052
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 105

Diana Leonard, Ph.D., joined The Department of Communication at The University of Arizona in Fall, 2000 as an Adjunct Instructor and Director of Public Speaking. Her current course teaching includes small group, argumentation, introduction and advanced public speaking. Dr. Leonard also served as...
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Bethany Lutovsky
Graduate Teaching Associate
bethanylutovsky@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-1267
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 101

Bethany Lutovsky is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Communication. She received her B.S. in Management Communication and M.A. in Speech Communication from North Dakota State University in Fargo, ND. Her research interests focus on the intersection of interpersonal relationships and media,...
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Chris McKinley
Alumnus
mckinleyc@mail.montclair.edu
Office: School of Communication and Media Montclair State University

Assistant Professor, Health Communication at Montclair State University

Dr. Christopher McKinley specializes in health communication and media effects. His research explores the role of narrative persuasion on health decision-making as well as factors motivating online...
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Melissa McNelis
Alumna
mjmcnelis@email.arizona.edu
Office: Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
Assistant Professor
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

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Tina Mendoza
Graduate Program Coordinator
trm@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1366
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 211

Tina Mendoza assists students, faculty and university staff with matters related to graduate students and the Communication graduate program.  She also serves as the Communication Building Manager and Emergency Building Coordinator and volunteers on various committees in the College of Social...
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Holman Meyerhoffer
Graduate Teaching Assistant
holmanm@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1366
FAX: (520) 621-5504
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Ruth Montes de Oca
Administrative Associate
retapia@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1366
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 211

Ruth assists students, faculty and university staff with general inquires regarding the Communication Department, business office support, office management, event coordination and scheduling. She is a UA Alumni with BAs in Spanish and Linguistics.


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Donald Mounce
Adjunct Lecturer
TEL: (520) 626-3062
FAX: 520-621-5504
Office: Communication 315

Don Mounce has been in the field of communications since he was age 14, working in news, sports, and public affairs on commercial radio during high school, college, and continuing professionally after college. He then became involved in trade association management and communications, and later...
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Katerina Nemcova
Graduate Teaching Associate
knemcova@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-0750
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 110

Katerina Nemcova is a Ph.D. Student in the Department of Communication. She received her B.S. in Communication from University of Texas in Brownsville and her M.A. in Public Relations from Webster University, Missouri. Her research interests focus on health communication, communication and...
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Stacey Passalacqua
Alumna
passalsa@jmu.edu

Assistant Professor at James Madison University

Stacey Passalacqua (B.A. University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A. Purdue University; Ph.D. University of Arizona) is currently a Visiting Assistant Professor in the School of Communication Studies at James Madison...
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Corey Pavlich
Alumnus
cpavlich@email.arizona.edu
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Maggie Pitts
Director of Graduate Studies & Associate Professor
mjpitts@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-7080
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: COMM 222

Maggie Pitts (PhD, Penn State, 2005) is Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in the Department of Communication at the University of Arizona. She is also President of the International Association of Language and Social Psychology (2016-2018).  Her program of research centers on...
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