Faculty and Staff

Aaron Atkins

Assistant Professor

Digital Media, Broadcast News Production, Multi-camera Production & Performance, Audio Production & Performance

LI 137D
801-626-8940
datkins@weber.edu

 

Michael Ault, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor 

Communication Research, Organizational Communication,
Public Speaking

Elizabeth Hall 349
801-626-8864
michaelault1@weber.edu

Andrea Baltazar, MFA

Assistant Professor 

Audio Production and Performance, In-studio Production, Mass Media and Society, Senior Seminar,
Communication Theory

Library 137A
801-626-8933
andreabaltazar@weber.edu

Anne Bialowas, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Communication Chair

Mass Media and Society,
Senior Seminar,
Communication Theory

Elizabeth Hall 332
801-626-6454
annebialowas@weber.edu

Ryan Cheek, MA

Instructor

Public Speaking
Communication Theory
Communication Law

Elizabeth Hall 359
Email Only
ryancheek@weber.edu

Li Chen, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Public Relations & Social Media, Mass Media & Society, Multi-camera Production & Performance

Elizabeth Hall 362
801-626-6321
lichen1@weber.edu

Nicola Corbin, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Media Writing
Public Relations & Advertising

Elizabeth Hall 341
801-626-7980
nicolacorbin@weber.edu

Nicole Defenbaugh, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

 

Organizational Communication

Elizabeth Hall 360
801-626-8928
nicoledefenbaugh@weber.edu

Hailey Gillen Hoke, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Organizational Communication,
Interpersonal and Small Group Communication,
Communication Theory,
Research Statistics

Elizabeth Hall 338
801-626-8930
haileygillenhoke@weber.edu

Robin Haislett, Ph.D. 

Instructor

Media Writing
Public Relations
Visual Communications
Advertising

Elizabeth Hall 345
801-626-8128
robinhaislett@weber.edu

Leslie Howerton

Instructor

Public Relations
Social Media
Media Writing
Mass Media
Advertising

Elizabeth Hall 342
801-626-8922
lesliehowerton@weber.edu

Sheree Josephson, Ph.D.

Professor

Editing, Communication Law,
Investigative Journalism, Writing for Professional Communicators

Elizabeth Hall 335
801-626-6164
sjosephson@weber.edu

Alex Lancaster, Ph.D

Assistant Professor                
Civic Communication

Elizabeth Hall 348
801-626-8937
alancaster@weber.edu

Jean Norman, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Multimedia Journalism Advisor & Signpost Advisor

Media Writing, News Reporting and Writing,
Copy Writing

Student Union 401D
Elizabeth Hall 343
801-626-7526
jeannorman@weber.edu

Colleen Packer, Ph.D.

Professor

Communication Education
Intercultural Communication

Elizabeth Hall 351
801-626-6256
cpacker@weber.edu

Nathan Rodriguez, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Mass Communication, Public Relations & Social Media

Elizabeth Hall 340
801-626-7120
nathanrodriguez@weber.edu

Deann Shepherd

Instructor

Public Relations
Strategic Communication

Elizabeth Hall 366
801-626-8864
deannshepherd@weber.edu

 

Sarah Steimel, Ph.D.

Master of Professional Communication Program Director
Associate Professor

Organizational Communication
Research Statistics
Communication Theory

Elizabeth Hall 346
801-626-6535
sarahsteimel@weber.edu

Blakely Page

Administrative Specialist,
Master of Professional Communication Program

Elizabeth Hall 321
801-626-7499
blakelypage@weber.edu