Dr. Maria Jessica Crespo

DEGREES EARNED / CERTIFICATIONS / PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

  • Ph.D.Communication/Intercultural Communication 2009 University of New Mexico/University of Kansas
  • Graduate Certificate Women's Studies 2008 University of New Mexico
  • MA Speech Communication 2004 Wichita State University

PRIMARY COURSES TAUGHT

  • Public Speaking
  • Cross-Cultural/Intercultural Communication
  • Survey of Women and Gender Studies
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Persuasion
  • Group Communication
  • Communication and Gender
  • Communication and Conflict

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Intercultural Communication
  • Third World Feminism
  • Post Colonial Studies
  • Race/Whiteness

MOST RECENT PUBLICATIONS / PRESENTATIONS

  •  The Ambivalent Identity: Exploring the Influences of Colonization to the Filipino/Filipino-American Identity and Culture
  • Exploitation or Empowerment?: Exploring the Mail-Order-Bride Perspective
  • Redefining the Notion of Voice: A So-Called "Victim" Perspective
  • Developing Intercultural Sensitivity and Competency Through Classroom Learning

CURRENT PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • National Communication Association
  • Presidential Commission On the Status of Women
Last Updated 7/17/18