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Eugenie Almeida


Office:  Telecommunications Building, Room 206
Phone:  672-2031
Fax:  672-1964
Personal Homepage:  Selected Publications & Presentations

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND Dr. Eugenie Almeida earned her Ph.D. in Communication at the University of Buffalo. In her graduate studies, she acquired expertise in both quantitative and qualitative research approaches including survey research, content analysis and critical cultural approaches. She specializes in theories and methodologies designed to study language and social interaction such as discourse theory and analysis, conversational analysis, and ethnography.   Dr. Almeida has taught a wide range of courses in Interpersonal Communication, Organizational Communication and Mass Communication. Previously, she taught at other universities including the University of Minnesota/Morris, Drexel University and Marshall University. Dr. Almeida has been teaching at Fayetteville State University since 2001.

TEACHING COURSES Her courses include Interpersonal Communication, Public Speaking, Media Writing, Group Discussion, Argumentation and Debate, Organizational Communication, and Intercultural Communication.

RESEARCH She has also performed research in the area of communication competence and published an article in Communication Education. She regularly presents her research at conferences and is an active member of the Southern States Communication Association where she is currently Chair of the Division of Language and Social Interaction.

PUBLICATIONS Most of her published work are discourse analyses of newspaper language and include articles in Text, Texas Linguistic Forum, and Carolinas Communication Annual.
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