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 

Organizational Comm Advisor (A-M)

Communication Research, Organizational Communication,
Public Speaking

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

Andrea Baltazar, MFA

Assistant Professor 

Digital Media Advisor (A-M), Studio 76 Advisor

Audio Production & Performance, In-studio Production

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

Anne Bialowas, Ph.D.

Professor, Department Chair

Civic Advocacy Advisor   

Mass Media &Society,
Senior Seminar,
Communication Theory

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

Ryan Cheek, MA

Instructor

Minor & BIS Advisor

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

 

Mark Galaviz

Instructor 

Director of Speech &  Individual Debate
Speech Advisor

Public Speaking, Advanced Public Speaking

Elizabeth Hall 111A
801-626-8920
markgalaviz@weber.edu

Hailey Gillen Hoke, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Organizational Communication Advisor (N-Z)

Organizational Communication,
Communication Theory,
Research Statistics

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

Aimee Gillette

Assistant Professor

Digital Media Advisor (N-Z)

Digital Media
Live Event Production
Multi-Camera Production

Library 137B
801-626-6682
aimeegillette@weber.edu

Robin Haislett, Ph.D. 

Instructor

General Advisor (A-M)

Media Writing, Public Relations, Visual Communication, 
Advertising

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

Leslie Howerton, Ph.D.

Instructor

Public Relations & Advertising Advisor (H-O)

Public Relations, Social Media, Media Writing, Mass Media, Advertising

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

Rebecca Johns, Ph.D.

Professor

Interpersonal & Small
Group Communication,
Organizational Communication, Public Speaking, Senior Seminar

Elizabeth Hall 337
bjohns@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

Associate Professor                

General Advisor (N-Z)

Civic Communication, Public Speaking, Interpersonal and Small Group 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 and Journalism Teaching Major and Minor Advisor

Communication Education
Intercultural Communication
Senior Seminar

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

Nathan Rodriguez, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Public Relations & Advertising Advisor (A-G) & KWCR Advisor


Mass Communication, Public Relations & Social Media

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

Cami Sabin

Instructor

 

Elizabeth Hall 365
801-626-8941
camisabin1@weber.edu

James Schultz

Instructor

Director of Debate

Elizabeth Hall 111A
801-626-6220
jamesschultz1@weber.edu

 

 

Deann Shepherd

Instructor

Public Relations
Strategic Communication

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

Ash Soltani-Stone

Assistant Professor

Director of Film Studies


Narrative Digital Filmmaking, Cinematography and Editing, Digital Documentary Filmmaking

Browning Center 312D
801-626-8906
ashsoltanistone@weber.edu

Sarah Steimel, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

MPC Program Director

Organizational Communication,
Research Statistics,
Communication Theory

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

Brent Warnock

Instructor

Interpersonal and Family Advisor (N-Z)

Public Speaking,
Interpersonal and Small Group Communication

Elizabeth Hall 363
801-626-7873
brentwarnock1@weber.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Student Office Assistant

Elizabeth Hall 330
801-626-6426
 

 

Sareah Gardner

Administrative Specialist,
Communication Department

Elizabeth Hall 333
801-626-8924
sgardner1@weber.edu

 

Lisa Arner

Administrative Specialist,
Master of Professional Communication Program

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

 

 

Debbi Murphy

General Ed and Associate's Degree Advisor

Elizabeth Hall 413A
801-626-6651
ddmurphy@weber.edu