Meet the Faculty

Department Chair

  • Ryan T. HartwigRyan T. Hartwig, Ph.D.
    Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Communication Studies


Associate Professors

Assistant Professors

Professor Emeritus


  • Adam LipsonAdam Lipson, M.A.
    Executive Director; Office of the Regional Centers; Lecturer, Department of Communication Studies

Adjunct Professor

  • Shawna L. LafreniereShawna L. Lafreniere, Ph.D.
    Director of Curricular Effectiveness; Adjunct Professor, Department of Communication Studies, M.A. in Leadership Program, Leadership Minor
Note: This information is current for the 2014-15 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.