Stephen F. Austin State University

Communication Studies Faculty

Communication Studies Full-Time Faculty

Paula Hopeck
Paula Hopeck - Assistant Professor Educational Background: Ph.D., Purdue University Office: Dugas 418 Phone: 936.468.1392

Research Interests:

- Organizational Communication

- Conflict Management and Resolution

- Surveys and Interviews

Carrie Kennedy-Lightsey
Carrie Kennedy-Lightsey - Assistant Professor Educational Background: Ph.D., West Virginia University Office: Dugas 413 Phone: 936.468.1262

Research Interests:

- Dark Side of Interpersonal Communication

- Family and Instructional Communication

- Survey and Behavioral Observation

Larry King
Larry King - University Assessment Coordinator and Professor Educational Background: Ph.D., University of Oklahoma Office: Ferguson 290A Phone: 936.468.1260

Research Interests:

- Political Communication

- Emerging Religions

- Media Usage

Linda Levitt
Linda Levitt - Associate Professor Educational Background: Ph.D., University of South Florida Office: Dugas 415 Phone: 936.468.1236

Research Interests:

- Cultural Memory

- Media Studies

- Ethnography

Sudeshna Roy
Sudeshna Roy - Associate Professor,
Graduate Program Coordinator M.A. in Communication
Educational Background: Ph.D., Washington State University Office: Dugas 414 Phone: 936.468.1033

Research Interests:

- Intercultural Communication

- Critical Media Studies

- Critical Discourse Analysis

Elizabeth Spradley
Elizabeth Spradley - Instructor Educational Background: Ph.D., Texas A&M University Office: Dugas 416 Phone: 936.468.7095
Research Interests:

- Health Communication

- Interpersonal Communication

- Narrative Analysis
R. Tyler Spradley
R. Tyler Spradley - Associate Professor Educational Background: Ph.D., Texas A&M University Office: Dugas 417 Phone: 936.468.1381

Research Interests:

- Organizational Communication

- Leadership Communication

- Discourse and Materiality

Jim Towns
Jim Towns - Regents Professor Educational Background: Ph.D., University of Southern Illinois Office: Dugas 411 Phone: 936.468.1084

Research Interests:

- Crisis Communication

- Interpersonal Communication

- Professional Communication

Communication Studies Lecturer

Kimberly Squyres
Kimberly Squyres - Lecturer and Director of SFA Debate Educational Background: M.A., Stephen F. Austin State University Office: Dugas 412 Phone: 936.468.1086

Adjunct Faculty

Alan Boyd
Alan Boyd - Adjunct Faculty Educational Background: M.A., Stephen F. Austin State University Office: Dugas 436 Phone: 936.468.1773
Robert J. Green
Robert J. Green - Adjunct Professor Educational Background: ABD, Purdue University Office: Dugas 434 Phone: 936.468.6540

Research Interests:

- Rhetorical and Public Culture

- Critical and Political Theory

- Rhetorical Inquiry

Kathleen McGough
Kathleen McGough - Adjunct Professor Educational Background: M.A., Stephen F. Austin State University Office: Dugas 436 Phone: 936.468.1773