Rosemary Avance, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor 
312 Paul Miller Building


B.A., Communication, University of Tulsa
M.A. Communication, University of Pennsylvania

Ph.D., Communication, University of Pennsylvania

Courses Taught
Introduction to Strategic Communication
Strategic Communication Applications: Indian Country
Storyteller's Studio
Persuasive Writing for Strategic Communications
Writing for Print and Digital Media
Entertainment Media

Professional Experience

Research Director, direct response television (DRTV) & fundraising
Assistant Research Director, consumer & market research
Copywriting & editing for print & web

Research Interests

Religious identity & media
Media representations of diversity
Organizational communication
Nonprofit communication & fundraising
Narrative and identity construction
Crisis communication