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Elizabeth Richard, Ph.D.

Associate Professor; Course Coordinator for CMM 1200: Public Speaking
Department of Communication

Courses Taught

Human Communication and Culture; Public Speaking; Message Design; Communication Research; Argumentation and Debate; Political Communication; Gender and Communication; Graduate Study of Communication


Ph.D., Arizona State University
M.A., Northern Illinois University

Research Interests

The rhetorical construction of organizational identities, especially as it pertains to U.S. military personnel and their families.

Honors and Awards

  • Recipient of the College of Arts and Sciences' Donald G. Brennan Award for Excellence in Graduate Teaching (2018)
  • Named a Fellow of the Ignatian Pedagogy Academy by the Reinert Center for Transformative Teaching and Learning (2018)

  • Recipient of the College of Arts and Sciences' Chauncey E. Finch Undergraduate Mentoring Award (2012)