2020-2021
Office of the Dean Phone:  (859) 218-0290 Fax:  (859) 323-4171
Staff
Jennifer GreerDean of the College (859) 218-0290 LCLI 308B
Brandi FrisbyAssociate Professor, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Affairs (859) 257-9470 LCLI 310G
Nancy HarringtonProfessor, Associate Dean for Research (859) 257-2295 BDH 273
Anthony LimperosAssociate Professor, Associate Dean for Graduate Programs in Communication (859) 323-6796 LCLI 310J
Dee BeegleAccounting Supervisor – CI Business Center (859) 218-2291 MCV 110
Kelly CirbusAdministrative Services Assistant (859) 257-4839 BDH 009
Faith CracraftAssistant Director of Student Services (859) 218-0281 BDH 009
Nathan DarceDirector of Philanthropy (859) 257-3033 LCLI 351
Rachel DixonAcademic Advisor (859) 218-5349 BDH 009
Suanne EarlyDirector of Student Affairs (859) 218-0282 BDH 009
Cheryl EdwardsAdministrative Support Associate – CI Business Center (859) 257-1730 MCV 110
Catherine HaydenCommunications Director (859) 257-7805 LCLI 308A
Jordan HoehlerAcademic Advisor (859) 218-0284 BDH 009
Tracie HutchisonCollege Staff Officer (859) 257-0290 LCLI 308
Josh MaddoxCollege Technology Officer (859) 257-8814 LCLI 310H
Tina NavisCollege Budget Officer (859) 562-2651 MCV 115
Maria RiveraAcademic Advisor (859) 323-2789 BDH 009
Sydney ShieldsAcademic Advisor (859) 218-2292 BDH 009
Schyler SimpsonDirector of Recruitment and Retention (859) 257-7800 BDH 009
Megan SizemoreChief of Staff (859) 257-4241 LCLI 308C
Laure SmithGraduate Program Staff Support Associate (859) 218-3613 LCLI 310
Ryan StoryAcademic Advisor (859) 218-3915 BDH 009
Theodore WalterCollege Grants Officer (859) 323-4106 BREC 313
Mike WeikelTV Engineer/Technical Services Chief (859) 257-8476 TEB 174
Communication Phone:  (859) 257-3622 Fax:  (859) 257-4103
Staff
Kevin RealProfessor, Department Chair (859) 257-6938 BDH 263
Steven IngramStudent Affairs Officer (859) 257-3621 BDH 278
Scott JohnsonDirector of Research and Instructional Technology (859) 257-4725 BDH 219
Kelly McAninchAssistant Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies (859) 323-4334 BDH 277
Hannah TrustyDepartment Office Manager/Project Manager (859) 257-3622 BDH 263
Jonathan MorfordAssistant Director of Research and Instructional Technology (859) 257-4725 BDH 225
Joshua MorfordTechnical Developer (859) 257-4725 BDH 225
Jack TeegardenTechnical Developer (859) 257-4725 BDH 225
Hannah SpahnStudent Worker (859) 257-3622 BDH 259
Faculty
Tommy BoorasLecturer (859) 257-2090 BDH 233
Evan BrodyAssistant Professor (859) 257-3435 BDH 276
Alan DeSantisProfessor-BDH 267
Jonathan DellingerLecturer (859) 562-2575 BDH 236
Marko DragojevicAssistant Professor (859) 218-3349 BDH 238
Diane FrancisAssistant Professor (859) 257-0044 BDH 274
Allison GordonAssociate Professor (859) 257-3676 BDH 275
Nancy HarringtonProfessor, Associate Dean for Research (859) 257-2295 BDH 273
Don HelmeAssociate Professor (859) 257-8886 BDH 271
Pam HendersonLecturer (859) 257-7809 BDH 252
William HoweAssistant Professor (859) 218-0355 BDH 240
Derek LaneProfessor (859) 218-0468 BDH 235
Traci LetcherSenior Lecturer (859) 257-3467 BDH 250
Nicky LewisAssistant Professor (859) 257-5575 BDH 268
Anthony LimperosAssociate Professor, Associate Dean for Graduate Programs in Communication (859) 323-6796 LCLI 310J
Don LoweSenior Lecturer (859) 257-5339 BDH 270
Kelly McAninchAssistant Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies (859) 323-4334 BDH 277
H. Dan OHairProfessor (859) 257-3369 BDH 237
Aurora OccaAssistant Professor (859) 257-3323 BDH 272
Brittnie PeckLecturer (859) 218-3353 BDH 212
Andrew PilnyAssistant Professor (859) 257-8676 BDH 269
Jennifer ScarduzioAssistant Professor (859) 257-2954 BDH 239
Rong WangAssistant Professor (859) 218-5553 BDH 234
Graduate Assistants and Part-Time Instructors
Madison Adams  (859) 218-3345  Madison.Adams@uky.edu LCLI 310 Lisa Huddleston  (859) 257-5114  Lisa.Huddleston@uky.edu
Lauren Cain  (859) 257-5114  lauren.cain@uky.edu MCV 076 Xianlin Jin xianlin.jin@uky.edu Email for appointment
Ted Carter ted.carter@uky.edu Email for appointment Megan Kidd  (859) 230-7784  mldi226@uky.edu UKHC: Pavilion H, C101
Zane Dayton  (859) 257-5114  Zane.Dayton@uky.edu MCV 076 Nicole Kowalski nikki.kowalski@uky.edu MCV 206
Doyle Friskney  (859) 576-4000  doyle@uky.edu Email for appointment Renee LeFebvre  (859) 257-5114  Renee.LeFebvre@uky.edu MCV 076
Leanna Hartsough - lhartsough@uky.edu Email for appointment Mehroz Sajjad Mehroz.Sajjad@uky.edu
Katherine Harville  (859) 257-5114  Katherine.Harville@uky.edu MCV 076 Joshua Santiago - joshua.santiago@uky.edu Email for appointment
Kelley Hodgson - kelley.hodgson@uky.edu - Will Silberman - will.silberman@uky.edu Email for appointment
Joey Huber Joseph.Huber@uky.edu Email for appointment Nigel Taylor nigel.taylor@UKY.EDU -
Ellie Catherine Hudd - ec.hudd@uky.edu MCV 206 Carina Zelaya carina.melisa@uky.edu  Email for appointment
Information Science Phone:  (859) 257-8876 Fax:  (859) 257-4205
Staff
Jeffrey HuberDirector, Professor (859) 257-2334 LCLI 323
Will BuntinAssistant Director, Student Affairs (859) 257-3317 LCLI 319
Drew BrownMarketing and Communications Specialist-LCLI 310
Heather BurkeStudent Affairs Officer (859) 218-0956 LCLI 320
Sarah TammeStudent Affairs Officer (859) 218-0221 LCLI 320
Evan ThompsonTech Support Specialist-LCLI 320
Amber TroxellAdministrative Services Assistant Senior (859) 257-8370 LCLI 325
Faculty
Sarah BarriageAssistant Professor-LCLI 350
Kari BenguriaSenior Lecturer (859) 218-3413 LCLI 310E
Beth BlochAssistant Professor-TBD
Sean BurnsAssociate Professor (859) 218-2296 LCLI 327
Maria CahillAssociate Professor (859) 218-2293 LCLI 355
Namjoo ChoiAssociate Professor (859) 257-4113 LCLI 339
Troy CooperAssistant Professor (859) 257-9589 LCLI 332
Conrad DaviesLecturer (859) 218-3410 LCLI 310
Allyson DeVitoSenior Lecturer (859) 218-3347 LCLI 310E
Ashley DeWittSenior Lecturer (859) 218-2290 LCLI 320
Daniela Di GiacomoAssistant Professor (859) 257-5894 LCLI 352
Fatima Espinoza-VasquezAssistant Professor (859) 218-2298 LCLI 316
Kody FreyAssistant Professor-LCLI 317
Brandi FrisbyAssociate Professor, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Affairs (859) 257-9470 LCLI 310G
Meredith GarrisonLecturerLCLI 310M
Rajesh GaurLecturer (859) 218-2692 MCV 115
Spencer GreenhalghAssistant Professor (859) 218-2294 LCLI 341
Stephen HaggertySenior Lecturer (859) 218-3414 MCV 115
Chas HartmanSenior Lecturer (859) 257-7263 LCLI 310D
Soohyung JooAssociate Professor (859) 257-5942 LCLI 337
Renee KaufmannAssistant Professor-LCLI 328
Amanda LawrenceLecturer (859) 257-5679 LCLI 326
Luke LeFebvreAssistant Professor-TBD
Joe MartinSenior Lecturer (859) 218-3411 LCLI 310D
Shannon OltmannAssociate Professor (859) 257-0788 LCLI 343
Firaz PeerAssistant Professor-TBD
Rachel StecklerLecturer (859) 218-0919 LCLI 310M
Jessalyn ValladeAssistant Professor (859) 218-3412 LCLI 329
Fallon WatsonLecturerLCLI 310M
Sherali ZeadallyAssociate Professor (859) 218-2299 LCLI 315
Graduate Assistants and Part-Time Instructors
Shannon Crawford-Barniskis - barniskis@uky.edu - Amy Olson - amy.olson@uky.edu -
Matthew Deffendall matthew.deffendall@uky.edu Curtis Rees curt.rees@uky.edu
Tabitha Dyer - Tabitha.Dyer@uky.edu - Joseph Sanchez Joseph.Sanchez@uky.edu
Sheyla Finkelshteyn  (859) 218-3345  finkelshteyns@uky.edu Email for appointment Joshua Santiago - joshua.santiago@uky.edu Email for appointment
Sarah Flood sarah.flood1@uky.edu Katrina Sexton katrina.sexton@uky.edu
Alexis Hadden - alexis.hadden@uky.edu LCLI 310 Victoria Sherif  (859) 257-8921  victoria.sherif@uky.edu
Hayley Hoffman - hayley.hoffman@uky.edu LCLI 310 Grant Simpson grant.simpson@uky.edu
Christine Illichmann - cil223@uky.edu - Nicole Staricek - nicole.staricek@uky.edu
Stephen Johnson sejo254@uky.edu Matthew Strandmark mstrandmark@uky.edu
Barbie Keiser barbie.keiser@uky.edu Austin Stroud austin.stroud@uky.edu
Leslie LeRoy leslie.leroy@uky.edu LCLI 310 Joshua Taylor - josh.taylor@uky.edu -
Michael Littrell michael.littrell@uky.edu Tamika Tompoulidis  (859) 218-0221  tamika.tompoulidis@uky.edu -
Blanca Munoz - blanca.munoz@uky.edu LCLI 310 Adam Tristan - txtristan@uky.edu Email for appointment
Rebecca Nelson becky.nelson@uky.edu Anthony Ubelhor  (859) 218-0956  anthony.ubelhor@uky.edu LCLI 320
Cynthia Nnagboro Cynthia.Nnagboro@uky.edu LCLI 310 Cecilia Virtue  (859) 257-3333  cecilia.virtue@uky.edu
Matthew Noe matthew.noe@uky.edu        
Intercollegiate Debate Phone:  (859) 257-6523 Fax:  (859) 323-1995
Staff
David ArnettProgram Coordinator, Intercollegiate Debate (859) 257-6523 FB 225
Linda BarkerStaff Support, Intercollegiate Debate (859) 257-6523 FB 225
Lincoln GarrettDebate Coach, Intercollegiate Debate (859) 257-6523 FB 225
Casey HarriganDebate Director, Intercollegiate Debate (859) 257-6523 FB 225
Integrated Strategic Communication Phone:  (859) 323-9905 Fax:  (859) 257-2247
Staff
Chike AnyaegbunamProfessor, Interim Department Chair, Director of Dissemination and Implementation Sciences Consortium (859) 257-7820 MCV 211B
Beth BarnesProfessor, Director of Undergraduate Studies (859) 257-4275 MCV 128D
Amy BrooksAssistant to the Chair, Project Manager (859) 323-9905 MCV 211
Chris Larmour Technology Coordinator (859) 257-4240 BDH 103
Faculty
Hyun Ju JeongAssistant Professor (859) 257-9034 MCV 211C
Tae Hyun BaekAssociate Professor (859) 218-3745 MCV 128B
Alyssa EckmanAssociate Professor (859) 257-7914 MCV 219
Laura FischerAssistant Professor (859) 323-4332 MCV 217
Adriane GrumbeinAssociate Professor (859) 218-3748 MCV 218
Phillip HutchisonAssociate Professor (859) 218-2916 MCV 128E
Bobi IvanovProfessor-TBD
Mengtian “Montina” JiangAssistant Professor (859) 323-4335 MCV 220
Jihye KimAssistant Professor (859) 257-8224 MCV 215
Kimberly ParkerAssociate Professor-TBD
Scott WhitlowAssociate Professor (859) 257-1619 MCV 222
Graduate Assistants and Part-Time Instructors
Madelyn Chambers  (859) 257-5114  MCV 209 Kathy Previs - kathy.previs@uky.edu -
Sean Goatley-Soan - sgoatleysoan@uky.edu MCV 209 Madison Wallace - MadisonLWallace@uky.edu MCV 209
Caroline Harris - caroline.harris@uky.edu Jordan West - jordanw24@gmail.com -
Erin Hester - erin.hester@uky.edu MCV 206 Marc Whitt  (859) 257-7825  marc.whitt@uky.edu 202 King Alumni House
Melissa Landon - melissa.landon@uky.edu - Baron Wolf - baron.wolf@uky.edu -
Naomi Maloney naomi.maloney@uky.edu MCV 128A Sarah Geegan  (859) 257-5365  sarah.geegan@uky.edu MAIN 202A
Doug Powell depo224@g.uky.edu MCV 128A        
Journalism & Media Phone:  (859) 257-3904 Fax:  (859) 323-3168
Staff
Erika EngstromDirector-BDH 313
John CruzAdministrative Support Associate, Project Manager (859) 257-3904 BDH 310
Chris LarmourTechnology Coordinator (859) 257-4240 BDH 103
Faculty
Scoobie RyanAssociate Professor and Associate Director (859) 257-4362 BDH 301
Deborah ChungAssociate Professor (859) 257-3021 BDH 305
John ClarkAssociate Professor (859) 257-2810 BDH 303
Al Cross Professor & Director, Institute for Rural Journalism & Community Issues (859) 257-3744 BDH 206
Andrew DawsonLecturer (859) 218-0987 BDH 304
James HertogAssociate Professor (859) 257-8204 BDH 307
Kyra HuntingAssistant Professor (859) 257-2839 BDH 312
Yung Soo KimAssociate Professor (859) 257-9466 BDH 306
Buck RyanAssociate Professor (859) 257-4360 BDH Blazer
Jennifer SmithLecturer (859) 218-3747 BDH 308
David StephensonAssistant Professor (859) 257-1821 BDH 302
Nathan StevensLecturer (859) 257-1809 TEB Studio
Zixue TaiAssociate Professor (859) 257-1676 BDH 309
Kakie UrchAssociate Professor (760) 660-0803 BDH 311
Graduate Assistants and Part-Time Instructors
Ryan Craig  (859) 257-1900  Ryan.Craig@uky.edu MCV 337 Robert Henson  (859) 257-1730  robby.henson@uky.edu -
Alex Cutadean  (859) 257-4052  alex.cutadean@uky.edu LCLI 518G Anita Silwal asi332@uky.edu LCLI 310N
Dia Davidson freddia.davidson-smith@uky.edu Traci Thomas - traci.thomas@uky.edu LCLI 310N
Rachel Franke rachel.franke@uky.edu LCLI 310N Darren Zancan darren@dmzvideoproductions.com -
Chas Hartman  (859) 257-7263  cjhart2@email.uky.edu LCLI 310D        
Institute for Rural Journalism & Community Issues Phone:  (859) 257-3744 Fax:  (859) 257-3168
Staff
Heather ChapmanCommunications Specialist (859) 257-3744 BDH 208
Melissa PatrickMedical Writer--
Faculty
Al CrossDirector (859) 257-3744 BDH 206
Kentucky Kernel Phone:  (859) 257-2872 Fax:  (859) 257-4205
Staff
May May BartonDesign Advisor (859) 257-1915 MCV 331
Ryan CraigStudent Publications Advisor (859) 257-1900 MCV 337