Department Chair

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Lisa B, Keranen Lisa B. Keranen PhD
Department Chair & Associate Professor
Department of Communication
303-315-1916

Program Assistant

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Picture of Michelle Medal Michelle A. Médal MA
Program Assistant II
Department of Communication
303-315-1919

Professor

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Brenda J. Allen Brenda J. Allen PhD
Professor Emerita
Department of Communication
Sarah K. Fields, Ph.D. Sarah K. Fields PhD
Professor • Associate Dean for Student Success, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Department of Communication
303-315-7014
Sonja Foss, Ph.D. Sonja Foss PhD
Professor Emerita
Department of Communication
Stephen J. Hartnett Stephen J. Hartnett PhD
Professor • Director of Undergraduate Studies • Director of Puksta Fellows Program
Department of Communication
303-315-1914

Associate Professor

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Hamilton Bean, Ph.D. Hamilton Bean PhD
Associate Professor • Director of International Studies Program • Director of Strategic Communication Certificate Program
Department of Communication
303-315-1909
Larry Erbert Larry A. Erbert PhD
Associate Professor • Director of Mediation Certificate Program
Department of Communication
Amy Hasinoff, Ph.D. Amy Hasinoff PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Communication
217-953-0269
James Stratman PhD James Stratman PhD
Associate Professor Emeritus
Department of Communication

Associate Professor Clinical Track

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Patrick Dodge, Ph.D. Patrick Shaou-Whea Dodge PhD
Associate Professor Clinical Track • International College Beijing
Department of Communication

Assistant Professor

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Soumia Bardhan PhD Soumia Bardhan PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Communication
303-315-0485
Mia Fischer Mia Fischer PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Communication
303.315.1919

Senior Instructor

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Yvette Bueno-Olson Yvette Bueno-Olson PhD
Senior Instructor • Undergraduate Advisor
Department of Communication
Kristy Frie Kristy Frie MA
Senior Instructor • CU Succeed Liaison
Department of Communication
303.315.1919
e.j. Yoder e.j. Yoder PhD
Senior Instructor • Undergraduate Advisor
Department of Communication
303.918.6549

Instructor

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Megan Hurson photo Megan Hurson PhD
Instructor • COMM Faculty Internship Director
Department of Communication
303-315-0422
picture of Xiyuan Liu Xiyuan Liu PhD
Instructor • International College Beijing
Department of Communication
Diann Logan Diann Logan MA
Instructor
Department of Communication
303-315-1919
James McNeil James McNeil MA
Instructor • International College Beijing
Department of Communication
Tamara Powell Tamara Powell PhD
Instructor
Department of Communication

Lecturer

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Photo of Ben Boyce Ben Boyce PhD
Lecturer
Department of Communication
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Autumn Boyer PhD Autumn Boyer PhD
Lecturer
Department of Communication
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Sarah Burke Sarah Burke PhD
Lecturer • Puksta Fellows Liaison
Department of Communication
Steve Charbonneau, M.A. Steve Charbonneau MA
Lecturer
Department of Communication
303-717-2167
Christina L. Dickinson, M.A. Christina L. Dickinson MA
Lecturer
Department of Communication
Lisa Dicksteen Lisa Dicksteen MAT
Lecturer
Department of Communication
Matthew Kaskavitch, B.S. Matthew Kaskavitch BS
Lecturer
Department of Communication
303-315-0190
Kyle Kontour PhD Kyle Kontour PhD
Lecturer
Department of Communication
Photo of Lauren Kotlen Lauren Kotlen MA
Lecturer
Department of Communication
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Lacy Lowrey photo Lacy Lowrey MA
Lecturer
Department of Communication
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Kate Miller Kate Miller MA
Lecturer
Department of Communication
Ali Nassiri Ali Nassiri MA
Lecturer
Department of Communication
303-261-7362
Jenna Reno image Jenna Reno PhD
Lecturer
Department of Communication
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Shannon Sindorf Shannon Sindorf PhD
Lecturer
Department of Communication
303.828.7595

Graduate Teaching Assistant

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Rachel Distler Rachel Distler BA
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Department of Communication
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Rob Hatcher Rob Hatcher BA
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Department of Communication
Anna McCaffrey Anna McCaffrey BA
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Department of Communication
picture of Gina Portolese Gina Portolese BA
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Department of Communication
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Sean Rhodes Sean Rhodes BA
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Department of Communication
Sarah Thomas BA Sarah Thomas BA
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Department of Communication
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Eli Woody Eli Woody BA
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Department of Communication
303.315.1919

Staff

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Photo of Mike Cervante Mike Cervantes
Media Lab Creative Consultant
Department of Communication
303-315-1932
Cydney Phan headshot Cydney Phan
Graphic Designer and Department Assistant
Department of Communication
303-315-1932
Gabe Shafi Gabe Shafi
Media Lab Creative Consultant
Department of Communication
303-315-1932