Our faculty specializes in a variety of areas of communication, including media law and policy, media criticism, film studies, American public address, African American rhetoric, women and gender studies, television broadcasting, digital communication, and international communication. Although their backgrounds and areas of expertise are diverse, our faculty members all share one thing in common—they’re outstanding teachers. Whether you’re researching with us or seeking help on a difficult assignment, we’re here to ensure your success.

Teaching Faculty

Selena Dickey

Instructor, Communication Studies

Alyson Farzad-Phillips

Assistant Professor, Communication Studies

Brandon Inabinet

Professor, Communication Studies

Cynthia King

Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Excellence; Professor of Communication Studies

Janet Kwami

Associate Professor of Communication Studies

Richard Letteri

Professor of Communication Studies

Camille Lewis

Assistant Professor of Communication Studies

John A. McArthur

Professor & Chair, Communication Studies

Adam Richards

Associate Professor, Communication Studies

Mary Sturgill

Media Specialist/Instructor

Mai Nou Xiong-Gum

Assistant Professor, Communication Studies

Administrative Staff

Janice Rowe

Department Assistant

Seth Harrison

Media Lab Technician

Professors Emeriti

John Armstrong

Professor Emeritus, Communication Studies

Charles DeLancey

Professor Emeritus, Communication Studies