Office Phone: 88065
Office Location: HSS 121
Assistant Professor of Communication Studies
Native Texan happily replanted here in Oregon.
Qualitative scholar examining the narratives around the end of life. Currently, working on a cooperative project with the University of Kentucky School of Social Work as well as interviewing facilitators from the contemporary Death Cafe movement.
Active in the community by volunteering at the Independence Dog Park and the Oregon Symphony Association in Salem.
Interpersonal Communication, Foundations of Health Communication, Health Literacy, Relational Communication, Nonverbal Communication. Coming in 2015, Family Communication.
National Communication Association International Communication Association