Ph.D., University of KansasM.A., University of ArkansasB.S., Texas Christian University
Melanie Morgan (Ph.D., University of Kansas), is an associate professor of communication and the Director of Graduate Studies for the Brian Lamb School of Communication. She also directs COM 217: Science Communication and teaches courses in communication research methods, organizational communication, organizational communication consulting and intercultural communication. Dr. Morgan’s research interests include communication and aging, aging and the workforce, and employee health and wellness. Her research has focused on the production of complex messages across wide range of contexts, including: aging, legal, organizational, and scientific contexts. Dr. Morgan is the co-author of Presentational Speaking: Theory and Practice, and her work has appeared in journals such as The Journal of Communication, Health Communication, and Communication Studies.