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I graduated from the University of Kansas in 2008 and I've been at North Dakota State ever since. I'm currently the Department Chair and was recently promotion to full professor.

If my research doesn't interest you, no worries. You may prefer to check out my wife's blog:



Meeting Facilitation

2005 - 2008 Ph.D. in Communication Studies 

University of Kansas 

Dissertation: The Communicative Creation of Meetings: An Interaction Analysis of Meeting Thought Units and Meeting Activities in Three Natural Meeting Contexts

Advisor: Joann Keyton

Conflict Management

Communication Strategy

Group Decision Making

2003 - 2005 M.A. in Speech Communication

University of Illinois

1996 - 2002 B.A. in Broadcast Journalism

Minor: Business Administration

Brigham Young University

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