Name Title Research Areas Office Email & Phone
Bartesaghi, Mariaelena Associate Professor Authority, Institutionalization, Communication Theory CIS 3037 mbartesaghi@usf.edu
Basu, Ambar Professor and Department Chair Health Communication, Culture, Postcolonial & Subaltern Studies CIS 3032 abasu@usf.edu 
Berry, Keith

Professor and Director of Graduate Studies

Relational Communication, Culture, Identity, Bullying, LGBTQ, Autoethnography, Reflexivity CIS 3046 keithberry@usf.edu
Buzzanell, Patrice Professor Organizational Communication, career, work-life policy, resilience, gender, and design CIS 3054


Dean Kruzel, Marleah Associate Professor Health communication, Interpersonal communication, and Applied communication CIS 3043


Dubrofsky, Rachel E. Professor and Affiliated Associate Professor, Departments of Humanities & Cultural Studies and Women's & Gender Studies Critical/Cultural Studies, mediastudies, gender, race, digital media, reality TV, surveillance CIS 3040


Durham, Aisha Professor and Affiliated Associate Professor Departments of Humanities & Cultural Studies, Women's & Gender Studies, and Africana Studies Cultural Studies, Feminist Media Studies, Black feminist thought, Performance auto/ethnography CIS 3050


Eisenberg, Eric

Professor, interim provost
Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences

  CPR 107  
Fine, Zoe Adjunct Instructor   CMC 202E zfine@usf.edu 
Friedman, Laurel Associate Professor of Instruction Critical Health Communication, Qualitative Methods,
Visual Culture
CIS 3038 laurelf@usf.edu
Huber, Aubrey Associate Professor and
Director of Public Speaking
Pedagogy, performance, and intercultural communication CIS 3031 aubreyahuber@usf.edu
Ivancic, Sonia R. Assistant Professor Organizational Communication, Health Communication, discourses about the body, identity, and work. CIS 3047 sivancic@usf.edu
James, Navita Cummings Associate Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Media studies, Gender and Culture, Narrative CIS 3039 njames2@usf.edu

Jorgenson, Jane



Professor Organizational Communication, Work-family Relationships, Gender and Work CIS 3045 jjorgens@usf.edu

Leon-Boys, Diana

Assistant Professor and Affiliated Assistant Professor, Department Women's & Gender Studies and The Institute for the Study of Latin America and the Caribbean Critical/Cultural Studies, Feminist Media Studies, Latina/o/x Studies, Digital Media, Audience Studies, Disney   dleonboys@usf.edu

Li, Jianing

Assistant Professor Mis/ Disinformation, Contentious Politics, Social Inequality, Computational Methods, Quantitative Methods, Mixed-Methods CIS 3030 jianingli@usf.edu 

McElearney, Patrick

Assistant Professor of Instruction Performance Studies, Narrative Studies, Critical Culture, Health Communication,(Auto)Ethnography     mcelearney@usf.edu
McRae, Chris Associate Professor

Performance Studies and Critical Communication Pedagogy

CIS 3028 cjmcrae@usf.edu
Pal, Mahuya Associate Professor Organizational Communication, Globalization, postcolonial studies CIS 3036 mpal@usf.edu
Poole, Mary   Adjunct Professor   CIS 3044A mcpoole@usf.edu
Roscoe, Lori A. Professor Health Communication,
End of Life, Ethics, Aging
CIS 3030 lroscoe@usf.edu
Scacco, Joshua Associate Professor and Associate Chair Political Communication, media content and effects, and quantitative research methods CIS 3041 jscacco@usf.edu
Spinka, Ronald   Adjunct Professor   CIS 3011 rspinka@usf.edu
Steier, Frederick Associate Professor Design Thinking, Systems Thinking and Practice, The World Café CIS 3044 fsteier@usf.edu
Wilson, Steven Professor Interpersonal Communication, Difficult Conversations, Military and Veteran Families, Conflict and Negotiation, Resilience CIS 3048 wilson52@usf.edu


Name Title Research Areas Office Email
Bochner, Arthur Distinguished Professor Emeritus Autoethnography, Narrative inquiry, Interpretive research, Close relationships CIS 3033


Cissna, Kenneth Distinguished Professor Emeritus Applied Communication, Dialogue, Interpersonal Communication  


Ellis, Carolyn Distinguished Professor Emerita Qualitative Methods, Emotions, Autoethnography, Holocaust Studies CIS 3033 cellis@usf.edu
Payne, A. David Retired Faculty Rhetorical Theory and Criticism   dpayne@usf.edu
Pettegrew, Loyd Distinguished Professor Emeritus Health Communication, Organizational Communication, Marketing Communication   lpettegrew@usf.edu