CMR Faculty

Mary Elizabeth Bezanson

Ph.D., University of Washington
M.A., University of Washington
B.S., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
B.A., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis


Rhetorical History and Criticism
Children's Literature
Presidential Inaugurals
Freedom of Speech
Rhetoric of Picturebooks
Mary Elizabeth Bezanson
Campus Location: 

HFA 105C

+1 3205896244

Barbara Burke

Associate Professor
Communication, Media, and Rhetoric Discipline Coordinator
Ph.D., Purdue University
M.A., Purdue University
M.A., University of Michigan
B.A., Purdue University
B.S., Purdue University


Creation and Dissemination Mass Media
Stories that Inform our Relationships Between People
How Marginalized People are Understood by Mainstream Society
Media Content and Audiences
Barbara Burke
Campus Location: 

HFA 105B

+1 3205896243

Douglass Moon

Pre-Doctoral Fellow (2016-2017)
PhD. Candidate, University of Minnesota
MPA: HA., Portland State University
B.A., Portland State University


Public Speaking Instruction
Community Engagement & Inclusiveness
Public Health Communication
Process, Outcomes, & Impact Evaluation
Campus Location: 

 HFA 39

Nadezhda Sotirova

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst
M.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
B.A., Bridgewater College


Ethnography of Communication
Cultural Discourse Analysis
Language and Social Interaction
Intercultural Communication
Language and Identity
Nadezhda Sotirova
Campus Location: 

HFA 17

+1 3205896270