David Henry, Ph.D.

David Henry isDavid Henry Professor and Chair in the Department of Communication Studies at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He earned a Ph.D. at Indiana University; a Master’s at the University of California, Davis; and an A.B., with honors, at the University of California, Berkeley. His teaching and research are in rhetoric and public discourse, with emphasis on political communication, presidential rhetoric, social movements, and rhetorical dimensions of science and technology. He is past editor of the Quarterly Journal of Speech (2005-07) and the Western Journal of Communication (2000-02). He served as Director of NCA’s Finance Board (2002-04) and as Executive Director of the Rhetoric Society of America (2003-08) prior to beginning his work with the Publications Board.