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Christina Angel

Department: English

Title: Lecturer

Expertise: Literature (medieval, early modern British), Chaucer, Shakespeare, Milton, Children's literature, Fairy tales, Mythology, Film, Comics, Pop culture

Angel, Christina

Katia Campbell

Department: Communication Studies

Title: Associate Professor

Expertise: Freedom of speech (related to communication studies and democracy), Diversity studies, Equity and inclusion in academia and K-12, Rhetoric/persuasion, Dialogue and civic engagement

Campbell, Katia

Darrin Duber-Smith

Department: Marketing

Title: Senior Lecturer

Expertise: Image and brand for candidates and parties, Green marketing, Green products and issues, Sustainability and social responsibility, Sports marketing, Direct marketing, Business-to-business marketing, Retail marketing, Consumerism, Promotion strategies, Baby Boomer marketing, Internet marketing, Super Bowl ads

Mindy Glover

Department: Communication Studies

Title: Affiliate Professor

Expertise: Communication in politics, Organizational communication, Online communication

Glover, Mindy

Rebecca Gorman O'Neill

Department: English

Title: Chair and Professor

Expertise: Theatre, Playwriting, Screenwriting, Dramatic history, Graphic novels, Comic books, Perceived threats in student writing

Gorman O'Neill, Rebecca

William Huddy

Department: Communication Studies

Title: Senior Lecturer

Expertise: Political communication, Media & celebrity studies, Public speaking, Radio and television news

Huddy, William

Samuel Jay

Department: Communication Studies

Title: Associate Professor

Expertise: Rhetoric and digital media: influence and persuasion in sports, politics and economics, especially the role of emotion and digital media in influencing and persuading

Elizabeth Kleinfeld

Department: English

Title: Professor

Expertise: Writing, Professional writing, Plagiarism and source use, Satire and parody, New media, Multigenre and multimodal composition, Universal Design for Learning

Kleinfeld, Elizabeth

Marvell Lawson

Department: Communication Studies

Title: Affiliate Professor

Expertise: Public speaking, Interpersonal communication, Fundamentals of communication, Leadership, How fairy tales and folk tales affect our personal and professional lives

Gregory Neale

Department: School of Hospitality

Title: Affiliate Professor

Expertise: Advertising, Marketing, Beer industry marketing and promotions, Brand strategy and positioning, Marketing communications, Shopper marketing, Promotions and events, Digital and social media (particularly in the alcohol beverage sector)

Vincent Piturro

Department: English

Title: Professor of Film and Media Studies

Expertise: Science fiction film, Westerns, International film, Documentaries, Fellini, Scorsese

Piturro, Vincent

Luis Rivas

Department: English

Title: Associate Professor, Director of the College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP)

Expertise: Rhetoric and composition theory, Students of migrant/seasonal-farmworker background, Post-secondary education

Rivas, Luis

Renee Ruderman

Department: English

Title: Associate Professor

Expertise: Creative writing (particularly poetry and nonfiction), Poetry readings, Modern and contemporary American poets, Literature

Craig Svonkin

Department: English

Title: Associate Professor

Expertise: American literature, American poetry, American film (amusement parks, Disney, Lucas, fantasy, science fiction, comics), American popular culture, Children's literature and culture (Disney, Harry Potter, children’s fantasy, children’s poetry, children’s film, animation).

Svonkin, Craig

David Heska Wanbli Weiden

Department: Political Science

Title: Associate Professor

Expertise: Native American issues; law; U.S. Supreme Court; fiction and literature

Weiden, David

Kip Wotkyns

Department: Journalism and Media Production

Title: Professor

Expertise: Media’s role in politics, Media's impact on society, Magazines, Multimedia and convergent journalism, Electronic dissemination

Wotkyns, Kip

Devon Wright

Department: Sociology and Anthropology, Africana Studies

Title: Assistant Professor

Expertise: Black social movements, Conservative right-wing social movements, White supremacist ideology and racist rhetoric in conservative right-wing media organizations, the politics of Hip-Hop culture

Wright, Devon
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