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Faculty

Tenure-Line Faculty

Areas of Specialization:

  • Social action theory
  • Symbolic Resources

Areas of Specialization:

  • Interpersonal communication
  • Communication and aging
  • Health communication
  • Research methods and statistics 
Suhi Choi

Suhi Choi
suhi.choi@utah.edu
Associate Professor
LNCO 2858
(801) 581- 6527

Areas of Specialization:

Collective memory

Cultural Studies

Journalism studies

Kevin CoeKevin Coe
kevin.coe@utah.edu
Associate Professor
LNCO 2615
(801) 581- 5341

Areas of Specialization:

  • Political communication
  • News media
  • Public opinion
  • Presidential discourse
  • Religion and American politics

Areas of Specialization:

  • Environmental communication
  • Climate change communication
  • Human relationships with natural world
  • Environmental conflict and change
  • Science communication

Areas of Specialization:

  • Instructional communication
  • Communication education

Kevin DeLucaKevin M. DeLuca
Professor
LNCO 2864
(801) 585-9898

Areas of Specialization:

  • Environmental communication
  • Environmental activism
  • China's emerging public sphere
  • Visual rhetoric
  • Social Movements
Danielle Endres

Danielle Endres
danielle.endres@utah.edu
Department Chair
Professor
LNCO 2415
(801) 585-7308

Areas of Specialization:

  • Rhetoric
  • Environmental communication
  • Social movements
  • Science communication
  • Public understanding of science
  • Native Americans
  • Sustainability 

Joshua EwaltJoshua P. Ewalt
joshua.ewalt@utah.edu 
Assistant Professor 
LNCO 2512

Areas of Specialization:

  • Public memory
  • Environmental rhetoric
  • Counter-mapping
  • Critical regionalism

Areas of Specialization:

  • Applied ethics in media
  • Journalism history
  • Environmental journalism
  • News coverage of religion

Areas of Specialization:

  • Digital media/technology and culture
  • Software studies
  • Social media
  • Political economy
  • Cultural Studies
Rachel GriffinRachel Alicia Griffin
rachel.a.griffin@utah.edu 
Assistant Professor
LNCO 2511
(801) 213-3420

Areas of Specialization:

  • Critical race theory
  • Black feminist thought
  • Popular culture
  • Sexual violence

Areas of Specialization:

  • Freedom of expression
  • Critical rhetoric
  • Public Controversy
  • Law and rhetoric

Areas of Specialization:

  • Peace and conflict studies
  • Organizational communication
  • Discourse studies
  • Cultural transformation
  • Cultural studies
  • Communication theory

Areas of Specialization:

  • Digital and social media
  • Journalism
  • Health and disabilities communication

Areas of Specialization:

  • Health communication
  • Strategic health communication
  • Cancer communication
  • Mass communication

Areas of Specialization:

  • Rhetorical history, theory, and criticism
  • Health communication
  • Qualitative research methods
  • Gender, race, sexuality, and class

Areas of Specialization:

  • Health literacy
  • Cancer communication
  • Public health genomics

Areas of Specialization:

  • Science and technology studies
  • Critical military, war, and security studies
  • Cybersecurity

Tae Kyoung LeeTae Kyoung Lee
tae.lee@utah.edu 
Assistant Professor
LNCO 2513
(801) 213-3449

Areas of Specialization:

  • Health communication
  • Persuasion

Areas of Specialization:

  • Journalism
  • Advocacy journalism
  • Women and minorities in communication
  • African-American press

Shannon McGregor
shannon.c.mcgregor@gmail.com
Assistant Professor
801-587-3826

Areas of Specialization:

  • Political communication
  • Social media
  • Public opinion
  • Gender studies

Areas of Specialization:

  • Argumentation
  • Public discourse
  • Debate
  • Political advocacy
  • Social movements
Julia MooreJulia Moore
julia.moore@utah.edu 
Assistant Professor
LNCO 2521
(801) 585-1422

Areas of Specialization:

  • Interpersonal communication
  • Family communication
  • Identity and difference
  • Critical/cultural theory
  • Qualitative inquiry 

Areas of Specialization:

  • Rhetoric
  • Cinema and Media Studies
  • Critical/cultural studies and Ethnic Studies
  • Asian American Studies

Areas of Specialization:

  • Sexuality and gender
  • Marginalized populations
  • Body image in media
  • Media and cultural studies
  • Health communication 
Leona Yi-Fan SuLeona Yi-Fan Su
leona.yi-fan.su@utah.edu 
Assistant Professor
LNCO 2864
(608) 772-9806

Areas of Specialization:

  • Science communication
  • Environmental communication
  • New media
  • Public opinion
Ye Sun

Ye Sun
ye.sun@utah.edu
Associate Professor
LNCO 2617
(801) 581- 5822

Areas of Specialization:

  • Media effects
  • Health communication
  • Persuasion

Areas of Specialization:

  • Mass communication law
  • Freedom of expression
  • Media ethics
  • Journalism history

Areas of Specialization:

  • Science communication
  • Risk communication

 

Career-Line Faculty

Jason Jordan
rangerdebate@gmail.com

Assistant Professor (Lecturer)
LNCO 2514
(801)-581-4399 

Areas of Specialization:

  • Communication Pedagogy
  • Ruralism
  • Cultural Studies
  • Rhetoric
  • Argumentation
Natasha Seegert
n.seegert@utah.edu 
(Assistant Professor Lecturer)
LNCO 2524
801-581-6888

Areas of Specialization:

  • Visual Rhetoric

  • Environmental Communication

  • Human-Animal Relationships

  • Media and Popular Culture

Benjamin Whisenant
ben.whisenant@utah.edu
Assistant Professor (Lecturer)
801-213-3681

Areas of Specialization:

  • Media Law

  • Ethics

  • Journalism

 

Utah Asia Campus Career-Line Faculty

 

Victor Jatula
Jatula.Victor@utah.edu
Assistant Professor (Lecturer)

 Areas of Specialization:

  • Introduction to News Writing
  • Introduction to Magazine Writing

  • The Editing Process

  • Investigative Journalism

Seijin Kim
sejin.kim@utah.edu
Assistant Professor (Lecturer)

 Areas of Specialization:

  • Professional Communication
  • Specialized Writing
  • Media in Society

Donald McAngus
d.d.macangus@utah.edu
Assistant Professor (Lecturer)

 Areas of Specialization:

  • Law

  • Ethnic Studies (American Indian focus)

  • Social Work

  • Writing

  • Negotiation

  • Mediation, Arbitration

Paul Rose
paul.rose@utah.edu
Professor (Lecturer)

 Areas of Specialization:

  • Visual Communication

  • Media Production

  • Media Technology

  • Communication Theory & Research

 

Instructors and Adjunct Faculty

Carolynn Clark
carolynn.clark@utah.edu
Associate Instructor
Director, Conflict Resolution Program
801-585-9662

Areas of Specialization:

  • Divorce and Family Mediation

Kenneth S. Foster
kenfoster@yahoo.com
Adjunct Professor
Co-Director, Integrated Marketing Communication Certificate Program
801-581-6889

 Areas of Specialization:

  • Principles of Advertising
  • Advertising Media Analysis and Planning
  • Integrated Marketing Communication

Robyn Moreno
robyn.moreno@utah.edu
Associate Instructor
Co-Instructor, Conflict Resolution Certificate Program
801-585-9662

 Areas of Specialization:

  • Divorce and Family Mediation
Marouf HasianCraig Wirth
Adjunct Associate Professor

Areas of Specialization:

  • Video Production
  • TV Journalism. 
Last Updated: 10/13/17