Political Communication Graduate Plan of Study

Degree Program: 
Graduate

The Department of Communication at the University of Missouri features a national and internationally known political communication faculty, whose study of politics and communication encompasses the communicative activity of citizens, individual political figures, governmental institutions, the media, political campaigns, advocacy groups, and social movements.

The Faculty
The Department's political communication faculty and graduate students pursue research that addresses political communication topics in all contexts and levels of analysis, employing a variety of methodologies.

Graduate Coursework
Political communication coursework is designed to help students understand theory, research, and current and historical political issues. Students work both with their instructors and independently to create research in their areas of interest.
 

Political Communication Faculty

Cassandra Bird Cassandra Bird
Assistant Teaching Professor
207 Switzler Hall
Brian Houston Brian Houston
Associate Professor and Chair
573-882-3327
204 Switzler Hall
Stephen Klien Stephen Klien
Assistant Teaching Professor
573-882-0525
314 Switzler Hall
Mitchell S. McKinney Mitchell S. McKinney
Professor
573-882-9230
216 Switzler Hall
Ben Warner Ben Warner
Associate Professor
573-882-0739
217 Switzler Hall