Dr. Jean L. DeHart

Contact and Overview

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Office Hours

Tuesday: 1:15-3:30 p.m. (via Zoom or telephone by appointment)
Thursday: 1:15-3:30 p.m. (via Zoom or telephone by appointment)

In-person office hours are available by appointment.

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Ph.D., Speech Communication, The University of Georgia
M.A., Speech Communication, The University of Tennessee
B.A., Communication, James Madison University
B.A., Political Science, James Madison University


Currently Teaching (Spring 2024)

COM 2121 Interpersonal Communication
COM 4101 Speechwriting
COM 4432 COM Studies Seminar

Courses Taught

Interpersonal Communication
Political Communication

Teaching Specialties

Political Communication
Interpersonal Communication
Public Speaking
Country Music and Communication

Professional Affiliations or Organizations

National Communication Association 
Southern States Communication Association 
Carolinas Communication Association 
International Coaching Federation

Research Interests

Contemporary Political Conflict



Title: Interim Assistant Chair, Professor, Communication Studies
Department: Department of Communication

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-2402

Office address
Walker Hall 128