Vicki L. Karns, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Communication and Journalism

Phone: 617-973-5308
Fax: 617-305-1763
Email: vkarns@suffolk.edu
Office: Somerset Building, Rm. 414C

Education

  • BA—Anderson College, Anderson, IN  (Speech & Theatre)
  • MA—Ball State University (Communication & Theatre)
  • PhD, Wayne State University (Communication and Rhetorical Processes)

Research Interests

  • Creativity and Communication
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Religious Rhetoric

Professional Work

  • Consultant with Presbytery of Boston (Specialization in Personnel Matters)
  • Advisory Board for Quincy Choral Society

Classes Taught

  • CJN 405-Communication Theory 
  • CJN 216-Intercultural Communication
  • CJN 219-Rhetoric of Protest & Reform
  • CJN 101-Introduction to Communication
  • CJN 491-Culinary Communication
  • CJN 491- Music as Communication
  • CI 145-Living & Laughing
  • CJN 222-Communication & Leadership
  • CAS 101 SU:  Speak Up:  Strategies of Success
  • CJN 389-Social Media