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Maggie Pitts's picture
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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Stephen Rains
Professor
srains@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-3065
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 319

Steve Rains (M.S., Illinois State University; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin) is Professor of Communication at the University of Arizona. He also holds appointments in the Department of Psychology and the Arizona Cancer Center. His research is situated in the general areas of communication...
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Ashwini Rajashekar
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Lindsay Roberts
Graduate Teaching Assistant
lindsayroberts@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-5819
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 203
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Erin Ruppel
Alumna
ruppele@uwm.edu
TEL: (414) 229-1122
Office: UW-Milwaukee, NWQ Building B, Room 4595

Assistant Professor at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee


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Anthony Schmidt
Alumnus
aschmidt@yvcc.edu

Communication Faculty, Yakima Valley College

Tony Schmidt (M.A. 2012, University of Arizona) is a Communication faculty member at Yakima Valley College where he teaches a wide range of courses. He’s happy to speak with you about Sports and Political Communication as well as his (very...
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Chris Segrin
Professor
segrin@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1366
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 220

Chris Segrin (Ph.D. 1990, University of Wisconsin) is a behavioral scientist whose specialty is interpersonal relationships and mental health. His research focuses on social skills, relationship development and satisfaction, and such problems as depression, anxiety, loneliness, and marital...
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Yejin Shin
Graduate Teaching Associate
yshin@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-5819
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 203
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Patricia Sias
Professor
psias@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1553
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 204

Patty Sias received her doctoral degree in Organizational Communication, with a cognate area in Management, from the University of Texas at Austin in 1993. Dr. Sias specializes in organizational communication and conducts research on workplace relationships, uncertainty, and leadership. She has...
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Aaren Smith
AMP Student
aarendasheysmith@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1366
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 211
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Stephanie Smith
Alumna
TEL: (540) 231-7137

Virgina Tech-Assistant Professor


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Sheila Springer
Graduate Teaching Associate
sspringe@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-1329
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communicatin 103b

Sheila Springer is currently a Ph.D. student in the Communication Department.  She received a B.A. summa cum laude from Portland State University in Communication with a minor in Women’s Studies, and a M.A. in Communication from the University of Arizona.  Her research at the University of...
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Sarah Staggs
Graduate Teaching Associate
sfogerty@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-1267
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 101
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Samantha Stanley
Alumna
sjstan@umd.edu
Office: 2130 Skinner Bldf, University of Maryland, College Park

Samantha Stanley earned her BA and MA in Communication summa cum laude at the University of Arizona. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Communication Science at the University of Maryland. Her program of research centers on the shaping and enactment of identity through communication...
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Jennifer Stevens Aubrey
Associate Professor
jlsa@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-7077
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: 219

Dr. Jennifer Stevens Aubrey (Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2004) teaches classes on media, mass communication theory, and child and adolescent development in the Department of Communication at the University of Arizona. With an emphasis on gender and child/adolescent development, her research...
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Paulina Swiatkowski
Alumna
paulina6288@email.arizona.edu
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David Tapia
Student Desk Assistant
davidtapia@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1366
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 211

David Tapia is a senior studying Political Science as a major and Italian Studies as a minor at the University of Arizona. David Tapia assists faculty, staff, and students with Communication Department inquiries at the front desk, over the telephone, and via email.


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Larissa Terán
Graduate Teaching Associate
larissateran@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-5819
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 203

Larissa Terán is a Ph.D student and graduate teaching associate in the Department of Communication. She received a B.A. cum laude from the University of Arizona in Journalism, and a M.A. in Communication Studies from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Her research interests focus on media...
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Robert Tokunaga, PhD
Alumnus
robert.tokunaga@hawaii.edu
TEL: (808) 956-3323
FAX: (808) 956-3947
Office: George Hall 316

Assistant Professor at University of Hawai‘i at Manoa

Bobby Tokunaga studies the social and psychological implications of using communication technologies. He is currently engaged in research that examines the deficient self-regulation of Internet use, the use of Internet...
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Michael Truelsen
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Eric Tsetsi
Graduate Teaching Associate
erictsetsi@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-5716
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 111
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Riva Tukachinsky
Alumna
tukachin@chapman.edu
TEL: 714-516-4685

Assistant Professor at Chapman University

Dr. Riva Tukachinsky (Ph.D., University of Arizona) is an assistant professor in the Department of Communication Studies at Chapman University in Orange, CA. Her research interests include cognitive...
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Kyle Tusing
Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies
kjt@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-8771
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 201

Kyle Tusing (Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2000) specializes in social influence and interpersonal communication. He regularly teaches Communication 101, the introductory course to the major. He also has taught undergraduate and graduate courses on public speaking, communication theory...
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Sandi Wallace
sdw2@email.arizona.edu
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Jessica Wang
Alumna
wangd877@email.arizona.edu

Faculty at the University of Macau


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Alex Witt
Accelerated Masters Student
alexandrawitt@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1366
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 211
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Nathan Woo
Graduate Teaching Associate
nathantwoo@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-5819
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 203

Nate Woo is a Ph.D. student in the Communication Department. He received his B.A. in Communication and Psychology (Double Major) from the University of California, Davis and M.A. in Communication Studies from San Diego State University.  His research interests focus on affection and loneliness...
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Paul Wright, PhD
Alumnus
paulwrig@indiana.edu
TEL: (812) 855-6895
Office: Indiana, Bloomington-Radio-TV Center, Room 346

Assistant Professor, Media School, Indiana University
Office: Franklin Hall 230P
Email: paulwrig@indiana.edu
Phone: 812-855-3254
Website: paul.wright.socialpsychology.org
 

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Dis'Tinee Wright-White
Student Desk Assistant
distineewhite@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1366
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 211

Dis'Tinee White is majoring in Political Science with a minor in French.  She is a senior, soon to be graduating from the University of Arizona in May of 2018.  Dis'Tinee works as a desk assistant for the Communication Department.  She works closely with undergraduate students, graduate students...
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Kun Yan
Graduate Teaching Assistant
kunyan@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-0183
FAX: (520) 621-5504
Office: Communication 103c
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