Fairfield University Communication faculty to share their cutting edge research on media, the workplace and more
(Posted on October 25, 2012) Three Fairfield University communication professors will present their most recent research into culture, interpersonal communication, the media and more at "Talk About Communication: Twenty-five Years of Communication at Fairfield University," a new, free lecture series to be held on campus. The public is welcome to the inaugural session, which will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, November 7, in the DiMenna-Nyselius Library's Multimedia Room.
The event will feature the following three presentations:
- David Gudelunas, Ph.D., assistant professor of communication, "Communication taboos: Media, culture, and sex"
- Qin Zhang, Ph.D., associate professor of communication, "Psychological reactance and verbal defensiveness in the workplace: The effects of perceived face threat and interactional justice in supervisor requests"
- Michael Pagano, Ph.D., associate professor of communication, "Getting interpersonal with simulation pedagogy: A collaborative approach"
The lecture series is funded by a grant from the Humanities Institute of Fairfield University's College of Arts and Sciences. A second evening of presentations will take place in Spring 2013.
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