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Jennifer Heusel, Ph.D.

Jennifer Heusel, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Communication; Coordinator of Communication Program

  • Ph.D., Indiana University at Bloomington
  • M.A., Indiana University at Bloomington
  • B.A., Rollins College

“I enjoy the opportunities at Coker to connect with students and colleagues on local, social, intellectual and civic levels.”


Jennifer Heusel is assistant professor of communication in the Department of Communication, Language, Literature and Religion. Her research, teaching, and service engage theories of rhetoric, economics, and cultural studies. Her perspective is informed by her multidisciplinary training in the humanities including Rhetoric, Art History, and African American and African Diaspora Studies.


COM 101: Speech Communication Skills
COM 289: Film Criticism
COM 290: Communication, Culture, and Identity
COM 295: African American Rhetoric
COM 305: Strategies of Persuasion
COM 310: Visual Communication
COM 330: Communication Theory