Technology and Communication: Brief, Persuasive & Redundant

Keri K Stephens, Associate Professor in Communication Studies, University of Texas at Austin

Thursday, March 13 2014, 12:30 to 1:45 pm, SC&I Faculty Lounge (room 323)


Keri Stephens conducts research and teaches in the area of organizational communication and technology. She has published more than 40 articles and book chapters and one book, and she has received 17 top paper panel awards at communication conferences. Stephens has received external grants from NCA, CPRIT, U.S. Census Bureau, TxDOT and Hewlett Packard.

She is the current ICA Secretary of the Organizational Communication Division, and she was the 2013 recipient of the Eyes of Texas Teaching Award. Her research focuses on using redundancy and multiple communication technologies to examine multicommunicating in organizational meetings, health communication, crisis messages, emergency communication and overload.