Dan O'Rourke, Faculty, Department of Communication Studies, Ashland University

Dr. Dan O'Rourke

Associate Professor of Communication Studies
Building: 
Center for the Arts
Office Number: 
328
Phone: 
419.289.5141

Bio

  • Joined Ashland University faculty in 1994
  • Primary teaching areas include: Introduction to Human Communication, Argumentation and Public Speaking
  • Research interests include the rhetoric of popular culture and the rhetoric of sport
  • Co-edited “Case Studies in Sport Communication” with Dr. Robert Brown
  • Written on subjects as diverse as "Spider-Man," “Theodore Roosevelt" and "Irony after 9/11”

Education

Purdue University, Ph.D. in Rhetoric & Public Address
Bowling Green State University, M.A. in Rhetoric & Public Add
Youngstown State University, B.A. in Speech Communication

I work in...

A broad field that encompasses Strategic Communication, Sport Communication and Public Relations. The field of Communication Studies involves all aspects of human interaction in all contexts including organizational, sports, family, small group, mass and mediated,... Read More

Events

Aug
26
All Ashland University students (from all majors) are invited to...Read more
Aug
26
The Ashland Area Chorus (AAC), under the direction of Libby...Read more
Aug
27
Ashland University Theatre will hold auditions for AN ENEMY OF...Read more
Sep
6
Ashland University Theatre's touring musical revue performance group will hold...Read more
Sep
10
Ashland Area Community Concert Band rehearsals are held on Tuesday...Read more