1998 NCA Award Winners
Donald H. Ecroyd Award for Outstanding Teaching in Higher Education
- George W. Ziegelmueller, Wayne State University
Marcella E. Oberle Award for Outstanding Teaching in Grades K-12
- John Heineman
Michael and Suzanne Osborn Community College Outstanding Educator Award
- No Award Given
Wallace A. Bacon Lifetime Teaching Excellence Award
- Donald P. Cushman
Bernard J. Brommel Award for Outstanding Scholarship or Distinguished Service in Family Communication
- John Monsma, Northern Arizona University
Charles H. Woolbert Research Award
- Judee Burgoon and Jerold Hale, “The Fundamental Topoi of Relational Communication.” Communication Monographs 51 (1984): 193-214.
Diamond Anniversary Book Award
- James Darsey, The Prophetic Tradition and Radical Rhetoric in America. (New York University Press, 1997).
Douglas W. Ehninger Distinguished Rhetorical Scholar Award
- Celeste Condit
Franklyn S. Haiman Award for Distinguished Scholarship in Freedom of Expression
- Donald Fishman, “Conflicting Conceptions of Freedom of Speech in the Aftermath of World War 1, Free Speech Yearbook 34 (1996): 1-23.
Gerald M. Phillips Award for Distinguished Applied Communication Scholarship
- Gary L. Kreps
Gerald R. Miller Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Awards
- David Cheshier, University of Iowa, “The Rhetorical Constitution of Late Twentieth Century American Public Spheres,” (Michael Calvin McGee, advisor).
- Daniel Cochece Davis, University of Southern California. “Development and Initial Tests of a Human Energy Management (HEM) Theory of Communication,” (Michael J. Cody, advisor).
- William J. Kinsella, Rutgers University. “Communication and the Construction of Knowledge in a Scientific Community: An Interpretive Study of the Princeton University Plasma Physics Laboratory,” (Stanley A. Deetz, advisor).
James A. Winans-Herbert A. Wichelns Memorial Award for Distinguished Scholarship in Rhetoric and Public Address
- James Darsey, The Prophetic Tradition and Radical Rhetoric in America (New York University Press, 1997).
Karl R. Wallace Memorial Award
- Dana Cloud
- John Sloop
Leslie Irene Coger Award for Distinguished Performance
- Judy Yordon
Lilla A. Heston Award for Outstanding Scholarship in Interpretation and Performance Studies
- Della Pollock
Robert J. Kibler Memorial Award
- Sue DeWine
Samuel L. Becker Distinguished Service Award
- Sharon A. Ratliffe