Author of a number of textbooks on mass media, human communication and public speaking used in hundreds of colleges and universities throughout>the United States. Writer of television scripts for network production. Specializations include mass media criticism and script writing. Former Department Chair and former Deputy Chair for Graduate Studies. Recent publications include: Mass Media in a Changing World, 4th Edition (McGraw-Hill, 2012), the thirteenth edition of Understanding HumanCommunication (Oxford University Press, 2017, co-authored with Ron Adler and Athena DuPre), Essential Communication (Oxford University Press, 2015, also co-authored with Ron Adler and Athena DuPre), Making Sense of Media (Allyn and Bacon, 2001), and The New Public Speaker (HarcourtBrace, 1997, a book that examines the role of face-to-face speaking in the media age).

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