Mary Austin Newman, Ph.D., Speech Communication, Pennsylvania State U.; M.A. Drama,
University of Houston; B.S. Speech, Stephen F. Austin State University
Representative professional positions: Director of Training, Defense Team, Booz-Allen and Hamilton, McLean, VA; Visiting Professor, Speech Communication, Oklahoma State University, University of Tennessee – Knoxville, Professor of Speech Communication, Houston Baptist University; Professor of Systems Management, University of Southern California, University of Denver; Professor and Associate Director, International Management Master’s Program, Whitworth College, Spokane, WA; Associate Professor of Communication and Management, University of Maryland, Europe and Asia; Assistant Professor of Speech Communication, Pennsylvania State University.
Professional Memberships: Alpha Chi (scholarship), Alpha Psi Omega (Drama), Delta Kappa Gamma (Education), Rotary International, Wharton Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.
WCJC Projects: Speak Out!, student speeches – historical presentation program each semester; Coordinator, President’s Lecture Series
MWF 10:00-11:00 AM, M 5:30-6:00PM,TTR 8:30-9:30AM
- Ph.D., Speech, Pennsylvania State University;
- M.A., Theatre, University of Houston,
- B.S., Stephen F. Austin State University
- Speech 1315 Public Speaking,
- Speech 1318 Interpersonal Communication,
- Speech 1321 Business and Professional Communication
Areas of Interest:
Public Speaking, Interpersonal Communication, Business and Professional Communication, Conflict Management, Mediation, Intercultural Communication - teaching courses, consulting, leading seminars, platform speaking - in these subject areas.