THE FACULTY OF COMMUNICATION STUDIES
Members of the Department of Communication Studies have all received advanced degrees from universities throughout the United States and are widely respected among students and faculty for their excellent teaching, service, research, and scholarly publications.
Betsy Wackernagel Bach, Ph.D.
Departmment Chair. First Vice-President, National Communication Association. Organizational Communication, Instructional Communication
Sara E. Hayden, Ph.D.
Immediate Past President, Western States Communication Association. Rhetorical Criticism and Theory, Gender
Alan L. Sillars, Ph.D.
Interpersonal, Family Communication, Communication and Conflict
Gregory S. Larson, Ph.D.
Organizational Communication, Identification, Control & Resistance, Technology and Culture
Steve Schwarze, Ph.D.
Rhetoric and Public Policy, Environmental Rhetoric
Steve Yoshimura, Ph.D. -Director of Graduate
Interpersonal Communication, Communication Challenges in Personal Relationships, Associations between Communication and Health Outcomes.
Zac Gershberg, Ph.D. (Visiting Asistant Professor)
Joel Iverson, Ph.D.
Christina Yoshimura, Ph.D.
Interpersonal Communication, Communication and Work/Family Tensions, Relational Maintenance
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