School of Communication & Journalism Faculty & Staff

Highly engaged faculty are skilled in their disciplines and have earned both regional and national accolades for their professional work and teaching excellence.

Jason Anderson
PhD, MS, BA
Professor
School of Communication & Journalism
Jason Anderson teaches a variety of communication studies co...
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4634218.477.4634
Office: FR 255F
Mark Anthony
Adjunct Faculty
School of Communication & Journalism
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2983218.477.2983
Kay Beckermann
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
School of Communication & Journalism
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2509218.477.2509
Office: MacLean 261B
Grant Christian
BS
Adjunct Faculty
School of Communication & Journalism
Grant Christian is a self-proclaimed marketing guru with ne...
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2983218.477.2983
Office: MA 261D
Constance Cleveland
JD, BS
Adjunct Faculty
School of Communication & Journalism
Connie Cleveland has been an adjunct instructor at MSUM sinc...
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Office: MA 260A
Katie Draxten
Adjunct
School of Communication & Journalism
Kerstin Esterby
BS
Adjunct Faculty
School of Communication & Journalism
Kerstin Kealy teaches Campus News Writing as part of the Cam...
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Rebecca Gardner
PhD, MA, BA
Professor
School of Communication & Journalism
Rebecca Gardner earned her PhD from the University of North ...
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2224218.477.2224
Office: FR 255B
Deneen Gilmour
PhD, MS, BS
Associate Professor
School of Communication & Journalism
Besides raising her children, the best times of Deneen Gilmo...
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4035218.477.4035
Office: MA 265D
Denise Gorsline
Faculty
School of Communication & Journalism
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4623218.477.4623
Office: 255c Flora Frick
Theresa Hest
PhD, MA
Professor
School of Communication & Journalism
Dr. Theresa Hest is a full professor in the School of Commun...
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4613218.477.4613
Office: FR 255I
Kathryn Hinds
JD, BS
Assistant Professor
School of Communication & Journalism
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Office: FR 255D
Merrie Holtan
MFA, MA, BS
Assistant Professor
School of Communication & Journalism
Merrie Sue Holtan teaches communication studies courses in i...
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Office: Remote off site
Cassondra Johnson
BFA
Adjunct Faculty
School of Communication & Journalism
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Office: MA 260
Joy Lindell
OAS Intermediate
Computer Science & Information Systems Department | School of Communication & Journalism
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2141218.477.2141
Alex Nelson
Director/Producer-Dragons Live | Adjunct Faculty
Athletics | School of Communication & Journalism
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2622218.477.2622
Office: NZ 134
Anthony Ocana
PhD, BA, ALA
Associate Professor
School of Communication & Journalism
Anthony Ocaña (Ph.D., North Dakota State University, 2008) i...
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2064218.477.2064
Office: FR 255H
Aaron Quanbeck
PhD, MA, BS
Professor
School of Communication & Journalism
Aaron Quanbeck is an Associate Professor specializing in Bro...
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2741218.477.2741
Office: MA 260A
Christopher (Chris) Walker
MFA, Southern Illinois University
Assistant Professor
School of Communication & Journalism
From a gallery bio about me: Chris Walker grew up on a sm...
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2985218.477.2985
Office: MA 250
Kevin Wallevand
BS
Adjunct Faculty
School of Communication & Journalism
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2983218.477.2983
Office: MA 260