Joshua Santiago

Teaching Assistant

Office: 076 McVey Hall

Phone: 859-257-5114

Email: joshua.santiago [at] uky.edu

Personal Website: http://comm.uky.edu/santiago

B.A., Communication, U. Kentucky, 2016; M.A., Communication Studies, San Diego State U., 2018

Health Communication, Health-related Organizational Communication, Message-Design

Joshua E. Santiago is a first-year doctoral student and teaching assistant in the College of Communication and Information. Joshua is also the recipient of the Lyman T. Johnson Fellowship. He is a health communication scholar whose research is twofold: First, specializing in theory-based health messages for intervention purposes to improve health behavior outcomes. Second, specializing in health-related organizational communication that examines the impact of physical design on communication, work processes, and patient outcomes in health organizations. He has presented research at the International Communication Association, National Communication Association, and Western States Communication Association convention. He has also been published in the Journal of Health Communication and Health Communication. He is currently teaching Interpersonal Communication.

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Courses Taught

This writing intensive course examines basic verbal and nonverbal concepts affecting the communication process between individuals in various interpersonal contexts. Course also requires participation in written and oral activities designed to develop and improve interpersonal skills. Topics may include: perspective-taking, relationship and conversation management, effective listening, conflict management, communication climate, communication anxiety, and cultural/gender differences in interpersonal communication.