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Tom Beisecker

Associate Professor and Chair
Primary office:
785-864-9882
Office: 111 Bailey Hall


Dr. Beisecker's main interests include persuasion, social influence, bargaining, negotiation, and jury decision-making. He is currently studying when people should concede in the bargaining process, whether knowledge of a subject affects bargaining power and behavior, and how jurors infer missing facts and reconcile inconsistent facts when arriving at verdicts. He is nationally known for his work in legal communication. In 2000-2001 he served as chair of University Senate Executive Committee. Dr. Beisecker is currently University Council President. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the American Society of Trial Consultants.


Advising Information

Faculty Advising times for Summer and Fall 2017
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Departmental Awards

Communication Studies Department Awarded Inaugural Chancellor's Doctoral Fellowship!
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Chancellor Gray-Little congratulates Dr. Girod on being named the next #KUchancellor . Learn more about Dr. Girod:… https://t.co/TRpI5sYBTz


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