College of Professional and Continuing Studies
College of Professional and Continuing Studies
College of Professional and Continuing Studies
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College of Professional and Continuing Studies
Our Faculty

The Professional and Business Communication faculty integrate academic and pragmatic experiences into their classrooms, providing the opportunity for students to apply their knowledge and skill both in the classroom and in the workplace. This emphasis on theory and method, combined with the practical focus, enables students to apply the communication principles they acquire to their professional situations.

Brooks Aylor, Ph.D.
University of Arizona

  • Presentational Skills
  • Research Methods

Efthalia Chatziggiani, Ph.D.
Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences, Athens

  • Political Communication
  • Public Relations

Tom Chionos, J.D.
Detroit College of Law

  • Communication Ethics
  • Communication Law

Marianne Dainton, Ph.D.
The Ohio State University

  • Communication Theory
  • Research Methods
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Small Group Communication

Rocco DeCicco M.A. Communication
Rutgers University, New Jersey 

  • Integrated Marketing
  • Dynamic of Global Organizations
  • Global Marketing

Rosanne L. Hartman, Ph.D.
The State University of New York, Buffalo

  • Organizational Communication
  • Small Group Communication

Sortiris Karagianis, MBA
University of Strathclyde, Glasgow

  • Training and Development
  • Organizational Behavior

John Kennedy, M.A. Journalism
University of Oregon

  • Professional Writing
  • Global Communication
  • Public Relations

Susan Labman, M.A.
La Salle University

  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Oral Communication

Pamela Lannuti, Ph.D.
University of Georgia

  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Research Methods

Jenepher Lennox-Terrion, Ph.D.
The State University of New York, Buffalo 

  • Oral Communication
  • Organizational Communication
  • Consulting

Christine McGuire, M.S. Counseling Psychology
University of LaVerne, California

  • Persuasion
  • Conflict Management 

Gerard Molyneaux, FSC, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin
Program Director

  • Practicum
  • Film Study and Criticism
  • Writing

Todd Nesbitt, Ph.D.
Charles University, Prague
Communication Department Chair UNYP

  • Mass Communication
  • Practicum Program Coordinator

Robert O’Brien, M.A.
Pennsylvania State University
Member: Communication Department Advisory Board

  • Public Relations
  • Integrated Marketing

Sophia Protopapa, Ph.D. (cand.)
University of Leicester, UK

  • Organizational Communication

Tess Slavickova. Ph.D. (cand.)
University of Leicester

  • Persuasion
  • Writing

Michael Smith, Ph.D.
Purdue University 

  • Public Relations
  • Organizational Communication
  • Public Relations Campaigns

Mike Soal, MBA
University of Cape Town

  • Professional Writing
  • Corporate Public relations
  • Advertising

Lynne Texter, Ph.D.
The State University of New York, Buffalo

  • Public Relations
  • Research Methods
  • Public Relations Campaigns

Elaine Zelley, Ph.D.
Pennsylvania State University

  • Ethics
  • Group Communication
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Research Methods