Faculty

Adrianne Kunkel
Professor
785-864-9884
Office: 116C Bailey Hall

Ph.D., Purdue University

 

Alesia Woszidlo
Assistant Professor
785-864-9896
Office: 115 Bailey Hall

Ph.D., University of Arizona

Andrea Quenette
Assistant Professor & Director of the Basic Course
785-864-4370
Office: 116F Bailey Hall

Ph.D. Ohio State University

Beth Innocenti
Professor
785-864-9018
Office: 116H Bailey Hall

Ph.D., University of Illinois

Dave Tell
Associate Professor
785-864-0450
Office: 116M Bailey Hall

Ph.D. The Pennsylvania State University

Dorthy Pennington
Associate Professor
785-864-9883
Office: 116J Bailey Hall

Ph.D., University of Kansas

Jay P. Childers
Associate Professor
785-864-1474
Office: 101 Bailey Hall

Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin

Jeffrey A. Hall
Associate Professor
785-864-1082
Office: 4B Bailey

Ph.D. University of Southern California

 Mary Banwart
Associate Professor
785-864-5681
Office: 104B Bailey Hall

Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Mary Lee Hummert
Professor
785-864-4904
Office: 250 Strong Hall

Ph.D., University of Kansas

Robert C. Rowland
Professor & Director of Graduate Studies
785-864-9868
Office: 116D Bailey Hall

Ph.D., University of Kansas

Scott Harris
Associate Specialist & Debate Coach
785-864-9878
Office: Sub-basement 102 Bailey Hall

Ph.D, Northwestern University

Tom D. Beisecker
Associate Professor and Chair
785-864-9882
Office: 111 Bailey Hall

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Tracy Callaway Russo
Associate Professor, Director of Edwards Campus Graduate Program
785-864-9877
Office: 104A Bailey Hall

Ph.D., University of Kansas

Yan Bing Zhang
Associate Professor, Undergraduate Director
785-864-9678
Office: 114 Bailey Hall

Ph.D., University of Kansas

Assistant Professor
785-864-9874
116E Bailey

Ph.D. University of Missouri

Brett Bricker
Assistant Specialist, Assistant Debate Coach
785-864-1576
Office: SB12 Bailey

Ph.D. from the University of Kansas. 


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Faculty Advising for Summer and Fall 2015
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Communication Studies Department Awarded Inaugural Chancellor's Doctoral Fellowship!
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A huge congratulations to our PhD student Chelsea Graham, who has been selected for a Carlin GTA Teaching Award by the University for 2015! Chelsea will be honored at the graduate awards ceremony on April 23rd. Great job Chelsea!!!
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