Communication Studies

Contact Us

For general questions, please call the main office at 509.359.2313. Leaving a message? Let us know your email, student ID and a phone number to be reached at. Please note that each professor in the department is available to advise students. Please contact them via email or phone to setup a Zoom meeting if needed or for any assistance in general.

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Faculty & Staff

Peter Shields, PhD

Department Chair
Communication Studies
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229C Communications Building

Tawnia Littell

Secretary Senior
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Pronouns: She/her/hers

Jessica Boyer, MS

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117 Communications Building

Igor Klyukanov, PhD

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209 Communications Building

Heather Robinson, MS

Senior Lecturer
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111 Communications Building

Hannah Seagrave, MS

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207 Communications Building

Jeffrey Stafford, PhD

Professor: Organizational Communication & Leadership; Co-Coordinator: Communication and PR Internships; Director: Leadership Certificate
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117 Communications Building
Office Hours
By appointment only; email to schedule a time.

Susan Stearns, PhD

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113 Communications Building

Steve Stewart, MS

Senior Lecturer
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229D Communications Building

Galina Sinekopova, PhD

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109 Communications Building

Qingru Xu, PhD

Assistant Professor
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112 Communications Building