Faculty & Staff Directory

Dr. Melissa Adams

Assistant Professor, Public Relations
Walker Hall 126
(828) 262-2482

Dr. Frank A Aycock

Professor, Electronic Media/Broadcasting
Beasley Media Complex 234
(828) 262-2400

Mark Bentley

Lecturer, Communication Studies
Walker Hall 107A
(828) 262-8371

Katie Bentley

Lecturer
Walker Hall 222
(828) 262-2172

Roger W. Bodo

Adjunct, Advertising
Walker Hall 128
(828) 262-2222

Dr. Edward C. Brewer

Professor, Communication Studies
Walker Hall 124
(828) 262-2405
Brittain

Laura Leigh Brittain

Senior Lecturer, Advertising
Walker Hall 246
(828) 262-6343

Dennis Busher

Adjunct, Electronic Media Broadcasting
Walker Hall 126
(828) 262-2408

Dr. Denise Casey

Adjunct
Walker Hall 141
(828) 262-2221

Dr. Kelly Chernin

Assistant Professor, Public Relations
Walker Hall 123
(828) 262-2406

Dr. Linda A. Coutant

Adjunct, Public Relations
Belk Hall
(828) 262-2342

Melissa Daniel

Administrative Support Associate
141 Walker Hall
(828) 262-2221

Dr. Emory Stephen Daniel Jr.

Assistant Professor, Advertising
Walker Hall 129
(828) 262-2407

Dr. Kelly Davis

Associate Professor, Electronic Media/Broadcasting
Beasley Media Complex 307
(828) 262-2403

Dr. Andrew Davis

Visiting Assistant Professor
Walker Hall 239
(828) 262-7760

Dr. Jean L. DeHart

Professor, Communication Studies
Walker Hall 141
(828) 262-2402

Lynn Dorfman, MLS

Adjunct
Walker Hall 133
(828) 262-7319
Edy

Dr. Carolyn M. Edy

Associate Professor, Journalism
235 Beasley Media Complex
(828) 262-7759

Keeli Fawcett

Adjunct
Walker Hall 123
(828) 262-7349

Dr. Paul H. Gates

Professor, Journalism
Walker Hall 221
(828) 262-2392

Judy F. Geary

Adjunct
Walker Hall 123
(828) 262-7349

Rob Gelber

General Manager, AppTV
Beasley Media Complex 306
(828) 262-2409

Roger S. Gonce

Senior Lecturer, Advertising
Walker Hall 238
(828) 262-2886

Dennis Grady

Adjunct, Political Communication
Walker Hall 133
(828) 262-7349

Dr. Jennifer B. Gray

Associate Professor, Communication Studies
Walker Hall 131
(828) 262-7201
Gregory

Dr. Lynn Dee Gregory

Associate Professor, Communication Studies
Walker Hall 223
(828) 262-2218

Dr. Jiangxue (Ashley) Han

Assistant Professor, Public Relations
Walker Hall 130
(828) 262-8165

Ginger Hansen

Lecturer
Walker Hall 133
(828) 262-7349

Dan Vallie Hill

Practitioner-in-Residence, General Manager WASU FM and Director of the Kellar Radio Talent Institute
Beasley Media Complex 208
(828) 262-7621

David Hollis

Adjunct
Walker Hall 141
(828) 262-2221
Holman

Dr. Lynette Holman

Associate Professor, Journalism
Beasley Media Complex 202
(828) 262-2487

Philip Holman

Adjunct, Electronic Media/Broadcasting
Walker Hall 141
(828) 262-2221

David Jackson

Adjunct, Electronic Media/Broadcasting
Walker Hall 126
(828) 262-2482

Dr. Volha Kananovich

Assistant Professor
Beasley Media Complex 221
(828) 262-8498

Dr. Tim Koch

Adjunct
IG Greer 123
(828) 262-2144

Ira David Levy

News Advisor, The Applachian News Group
Beasley Media Complex 237
(828) 262-8561

Evan Lohmann

Adjunct
Plemmons Student Union 321
(828) 262-2046
Lou

Dr. Shanshan Lou

Associate Professor, Advertising
Walker Hall 247
(828) 262-4035

Carey Maple

Lecturer
Walker Hall 134
(828) 262-6531

Emily Mason

Chief Engineer and Production Manager, Beasley Media Complex
Beasley Media Complex 302
(828) 262-3295

Christina May

Adjunct
Anne Belk Hall 351C
(828) 262-6871

Dr. Stephen McCreery

Assistant Professor, Electronic Media Broadcasting
Beasley Media Complex 230
(828) 262-6532

Geralyn Mitchell

Adjunct
John E. Thomas Hall
(828) 262-2180

Dr. Nina-Jo Moore

Professor, Communication Studies
Walker Hall 122
(828) 262-2171

Dr. Thomas S. Mueller

Professor, Advertising
Walker Hall 244
(828) 262-2228

Dr. Chris Patti

Associate Professor, Communication Studies
Affiliate Faculty: Center for Judaic, Holocaust, & Peace Studies
Walker Hall 125
(828) 262-2481

Dr. Gregory Perreault

Assistant Professor, Journalism
Walker Hall 245
(828) 262-2024

Sarah Pinnix

Adjunct
Walker Hall 134
(828) 262-7349

Susan S. Poorman

Senior Lecturer, Communication Studies
Walker Hall 127
(828) 262-7287
Poulos

Debra G. Poulos

Senior Lecturer, Communication Studies
Internship Coordinator
Walker Hall 248
(828) 262-2264
Preston

Dr. Heather Paige Preston

Senior Lecturer, Public Relations
Walker Hall 121
(828) 262-2449

William Purcell

Senior Lecturer, Communication Studies
Walker Hall 134
(828) 262-2222

Dr. Matthew S. Richards

Assistant Professor, Communication Studies
Walker Hall 120
(828) 262-7527

Shannan Roark

Adjunct
Walker Hall 141

Frank Ruggiero

Adjunct
Walker Hall 141
(828) 262-2221

Dr. David Spiceland

Associate Professor, Electronic Media/Broadcasting
Beasley Media Complex 236
(828) 262-3007

Emily Trivette

Administrative Support Specialist
Walker Hall 141
(828) 262-2401

Dr. Daniel C. Walsh

Associate Professor, Electronic Media/Broadcasting
Beasley Media Complex 308
(828) 262-8142

Anne Ward, MFA

Assistant Professor, Electronic Media/Broadcasting
Beasley Media Complex 222
(828) 262-2408

Kayla Watson

Adjunct
Walker Hall 141
(828) 262-2221

Dr. Scott M. Welsh

Interim Chair & Associate Professor, Communication Studies
Walker Hall 143
(828) 262-2607

Katerina Whitley

Adjunct, Communication Studies
Walker Hall 127
(828) 262-7287

Dr. Valerie Wieskamp

Assistant Professor, Communication Studies
Walker Hall 225
(828) 262-2226
Yang

Dr. Hongwei "Chris" Yang

Associate Professor, Advertising
Walker Hall 137
(828) 262-6972