David C. Bicker, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus and Founding Chair, Department of Communication Studies
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 3044
David Bicker, Ph.D., is the founder of the Department of Communication Studies at Azusa Pacific, and was a longtime faculty member (1987–2006), as well as chair of the department (1998–2002), before retiring in 2006. He also organized APU’s first Communication Ethics Conference in 1987, with a desire to equip students to make an impact on the culture for Christ. The annual event is now named in his honor as the David C. Bicker IMPACT Conference.
- Ph.D., Speech, University of California, Los Angeles
- M.A., Speech, Denver University
- M.Div., Missions/Theology, Denver Seminary
- B.A., Speech, Summit Christian College
- Department of Communication Studies