Quality Education in the Benedictine Tradition
Dr. Mary Beth Spore, DeanSchool of Social Sciences, Communication, and EducationPhone: 724-805-2950Fax: 724-532-5083 firstname.lastname@example.org
Associate Professor of Communication & Chair
Prep Hall 221 (724) 805-2589 email@example.com
Office hours: Mondays 10:30-11:30
Wednesdays 2:00-3:00Thursdays 2:00-4:00and by appointment
B.A., Washington & Jefferson College, 1990 M.P.A., University of Pittsburgh, 1994 Ph.D., Duquesne University, 2005
Dr. Cook's CV
CA 110 Introduction to Public Relations and Advertising CA 140 Interpersonal/Organizational Communication CA224 Communication EthicsCA 240 Public Relations StrategiesCA 250 Advertising StrategiesCA 415 Creative Campaigns CapstoneCA 440 Criticism of Media and Society
Teacher of the Year Award, Pennsylvania Communication Association, 2013Quentin Schaut Faculty Award, Saint Vincent College, 2007Graduate Assistantship, Duquesne University, 2001-2004Graduate School Scholarship, Kappa Kappa Gamma Fraternity, 2001
Chair & Exec. Com. Member, Communication Ethics Division, National Communication Association, 2011-2014President, Pennsylvania Communication Association, 2007Associate Editor, Pennsylvania Communication Annual, 2012-presentReviewer, Communication Ethics Division Conference Papers and Panels, 2008-present
SVC Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) Faculty Advisor Upsilon Nu Chapter of Lambda Pi Eta, National Communication Honorary Society Faculty Advisor
Cook, Melissa A. “Individual.” Encyclopedia of Identity. Ronald L. Jackson, Ed. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 2010.
Cook, Melissa A. and Annette M. Holba, Eds. Philosophies of Communication: Implications for Everyday Experience. New York: Peter Lang Publishers, 2008.
Cook, Melissa A. “Political Communication and Ethical ‘Celebrity Advocacy’.” Philosophies of Communication: Implications for Everyday Experience. Melissa A. Cook and Annette Holba, Eds. New York: Peter Lang Publishers, 2008. 19-39.