2010 Doctoral Honors Seminar

July 30 - August 02, 2010
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
United States

The 2010 NCA Doctoral Honors Seminar (DHS) was held July 30-August 2 at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. The seminar theme was “Communication Research in the Next 100 Years: Evolving Issues, Theoretical Tensions, and Methodological Pluralism,” and the conference coordinator was Ann Darling. 

The 2010 DHS student participants and faculty leaders were:

Group 1 (Media Studies):  

  • Bradley J. Bond, University of Illinois
  • Santhosh Chandrashekar, University of New Mexico
  • Scott Church, University of Nebraska
  • Josh Hanan, University of Pennsylvania
  • Jay D. Hmielowski, Ohio State University
  • Jaclyn Howell, University of Kansas
  • Leysan Khakimova, University of Maryland
  • Ammina Kothari, Indiana University
  • Dara Persis Murray, Rutgers University
  • Vincent N. Pham, University of Illinois
  • Cindy Vincent, University of Oklahoma

Group 1 Faculty Leaders: 

  • Robert Avery, University of Utah
  • Oscar Gandy, University of Pennsylvania
  • Thomas McCain, Ohio State University

Group 2 (Rhetoric/Ethnography): 

  • Marco Briziarelli, University of Colorado
  • Peter Odell Campbell, University of Illinois
  • Natalie Fixmer-Oraiz, University of North Carolina
  • Katherine Hampsten, Texas A&M University
  • Michelle L. Kelsey, Arizona State University
  • Dawn Marie McIntosh, University of Denver
  • Elizabeth Molina-Markham, University of Massachusetts
  • Megan Elizabeth Morrissey, University of Colorado
  • Alyssa A. Samek, University of Maryland
  • Mark Ward, Sr., Clemson University

Group 2 Faculty Leaders: 

  • Donal Carbaugh, University of Massachusetts
  • Celeste Condit, University of Georgia
  • Raymie McKerrow, Ohio University

Group 3 (Social Science): 

  • Jenn Anderson, Michigan State University
  • LaShara A. Davis, Purdue University
  • Jenny D. Dixon, University of Missouri
  • Anne Gerbensky-Kerber, Ohio University
  • Curtis B. Livesay, University of Iowa
  • James McDonald, University of Colorado
  • Lynsey Kluever Romo, University of Texas
  • Jennifer A. Scarduzio, Arizona State University
  • Tiffany R. Wang, University of Nebraska
  • Olga Zaysteva, University of New Mexico

Group 3 Faculty Leaders: 

  • Betsy Bach, University of Montana
  • Dawn Braithwaite, University of Nebraska
  • Sandra Metts, Illinois State University