Faculty Teaching Areas and Specialities

The faculty members within Radford University's School of Communication provide a superior education to students which has been built from years of experience and research. Because of the breadth of faculty knowledge, the School of Communication offers a wide range of teaching areas and specialities. Professors and instructors are listed below their respective teaching concentration and speciality.


Includes concentrations in Communication Studies and Public Relations
Dr. Lisa Baker Webster (lbaker38@radford.edu) is the coordinator.

Communication Studies

  • Dr. Colin Baker, Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Scott Dunn, Associate Professor
  • Dr. Sandra French, Associate Professor
  • Ms. Kim Herbert, Instructor
  • Dr. Shuo Yao, Assistant Professor
  • Ms. Betty Kennan, Instructor

Public Relations

  • Dr. John Brummette, Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Vince Hazleton, Professor
  • Dr. Lisa Baker Webster, Associate Professor
  • Dr. Lynn Zoch, Professor
  • Mr. Chris Finley, adjunct

Media Studies

Includes concentrations in Advertising, Journalism, and Production Technology
Dr. Courtney Bosworth (cbosworth@radford.edu) is the coordinator.


  • Dr. Courtney Bosworth, Associate Professor
  • Mr. James Collier, Associate Professor
  • Ms. Leigh Anne Kelley, Instructor


  • Dr. Bill Kovarik, Professor
  • Mr. Joe Staniunas, Jr., Instructor
  • Ms. Leigh Anne Kelley, Instructor
  • Dr. Twange Kasoma, Assistant Professor

Production Technology

  • Dr. West Bowers, Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Joe Flickinger, Professor
  • Dr. Sam Jennings, Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Matthew Turner, Associate Professor and Interim Director
  • Mr. Joe Staniunas, Jr., Instructor

Corporate and Professional Communication, M.S. Program

Dr. John Brummette (jbrummett@radford.edu) is the graduate program coordinator.

  • Dr. John Brummette
  • Dr. Lisa Baker Webster
  • Dr. Scott Dunn
  • Dr. Sandra French
  • Dr. Vincent Hazelton
  • Dr. Shuo Yao
  • Dr. Lynn Zoch


Ms. Betty Kennan (blkennan@radford.edu) is the internship coordinator for the School of Communication